Tickets have arrived, passport checked, and you’ve packed enough bikinis to last you 6 months, but what about your beauty bag? It’s very easy to panic and bring absolutely everything with you on your trip ‘just in case’ but do you really need all those eyeshadows and 3 types of conditioner?! If you’re trying to pack a little lighter, here’s the HQHair guide to holiday essentials; so you’ll have all beauty and skincare you need to have fun in the sun and look fabulous while you’re doing it!
Summer is upon us, and we are so excited to announce that HQhairandISWAI have teamed up to provide you with all you need for the perfect summer get-away! We’re going to take a look at our favourite essentials for summer, and give you the chance to win our get-away giveaway!
Graduation season is fast approaching, and now that you’ve conquered all those brain-busting exams it’s time for a new challenge – what to wear for the ceremony? As if it wasn’t hard enough to pick an outfit, you also want to have makeup that will look flawless in the thousands of photographs being taken on the day – and believe me there will be thousands! So read on for the HQHair guide to graduation makeup, and find out what products you need to stay looking fresh, radiant and bright (in every way) ready for that photo that will sit on the mantelpiece for years to come.
As dear Frenchy told us in Grease, ‘the only man a girl can depend on is her daddy’ and with Father’s Day fast approaching on the 21st June, it’s the perfect time to treat the most important man in your life! But buying presents for men isn’t always easy, so read on to see HQHair’s guide to Father’s Day gifts
The 12th Annual Glamour Woman of the Year Awards were held on Monday night, and plenty of stars flocked to the red carpet, wearing some fun and fabulous outfits. Girl-band-of-the-moment, Little Mix, caught everyone’s attention with their coordinating red outfits, but it was Perrie’s cute braided hairstyle that really stood out for us. The pretty, romantic style looked lovely with her long, red ball gown; but we think it would look just as good with denim shorts and a cropped tee. Here at the HQHair office we’ve had a go at recreating this braided crown, read on to find out how we did it…
NARS is a brand famous for it’s bold and beautiful colour range, iconic packaging, cheeky names and stunning formulas, and it’s certainly a big favourite in the HQHair office. We were lucky enough to meet with NARS National Stylist, Helena Kastensson, to ask her a few questions and, of course, play with some pretty makeup! Helena very kindly shared some of her top beauty tips and gave us plenty of advice on how to wear the latest trends in 2015. Read on to find out what she said…
Saturday saw the first ever BeautyCon London, and the HQhair girls just had to go down and check it out! For anyone that hasn’t heard of BeautyCon before, it is an annual conference for beauty fanatics, digital creators and influencers in the beauty industry… basically our dream event! Continue reading →
At lunchtime we had a big catch up with the lovely Fake Bake team over on Twitter, and they’ve been answering all our questions about the mind-boggling world of fake tan. In case you missed it, we’ve got all the answers here. So if you’re worried about applying your fake tan or removing it, or just want to avoid the dreaded ‘orange palms’ read on for all the tips, tricks and advice you need. You can find all the products mentioned are available at HQHair.com with free delivery options. Plus we’ve got a very special giveaway too!
While we Brits were tucked up in bed last night, across the pond music royalty had descended on Las Vegas for the Billboard Music Awards 2015. There were some epic live performances from Kanye West, John Legend, and Ed Sheeran, but there was one lovely lady who stole the show. Continue reading →
This year the fabulous hair care brand, Paul Mitchell is celebrating its 35th anniversary. The company was founded in 1980 by entrepreneurial super-duo, John Paul DeJoria and Paul Mitchell himself, who started off with just $700 to fund their idea. In the beginning, their revolutionary hair care line consisted of just three simple products: Shampoo One, Shampoo Two and The Conditioner – all of which are still popular today on HQHair!