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10 Hairstyles You’ll See Everywhere This Summer

There is no better way to celebrate summer than with a fresh, new ‘do. From tousled waves to messy buns, there are so many ways to look summer-ready in a snap. Don’t let the scorching heat kill your hair game and try one of these fab looks, which are perfect for the beach, date night, and everything in between. 1. Sleek knot Strong center parted hair paired with a statement accessory never fails to give off that sophisticated summer vibe. Wear [...]

Behind the Chair – Laura

Who’s Behind the Chair? Q&A with Laura Laura joins the team from the UK and whilst we like to think of her as our own bit of royalty, we really wanted to know who’s behind the chair. That sounds challenging, what do you want to be famous for? It would have to be my skills to make luscious curls or bouncy blow-drys. It’s a quick way to look glamour every day! Tell us more, how do you create luscious curls or bouncy blow-drys? I [...]

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Spring Ready?

Are you ready for Spring! We certainly are, and looking forward to some warmer weather, sunshine and every excuse to have your stunning hair out! To celebrate Spring, we are offering new guests $55 to spend towards any full-colour service. Get in quick before you miss out…click below to receive your exclusive offer   Includes all colour services with a finishing service. For more details click and message us here Spring Ready? Drop into the Prahran salon, and we’ll be ready [...]

Behind the Chair – Anne

Who’s Behind the Chair? Q&A with Anne Anne is a pocket sized dynamo you just have to know. We wanted to really get to know who’s behind the chair. Tell us a little about your background in hairdressing? Growing up in Chicago, I was always interested in fashion and beauty. With support from my sister, we used to sneak into beauty school and get my eyebrows waxed. I soon fell in love with hairdressing and what you could do with hair to make [...]

How to protect against and manage Hair Loss & Hair Breakage

Hair is the crown you wear every day, so it’s critical you look after it. It’s normal to be concerned if you find hair loss & hair breakage. Here are a few tips and tricks to identify thinning or breaking hair and manage it. Hair Breakage: Where: Hair breakage happens between the mid-section and the end of the hair. Cause: Usually caused by thermal damage, harsh colouring, and strong brushing Prevention: Protect your hair from your thermal equipment, [...]

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Aveda – Why we partner with them

Why we partner with AVEDA. Ever since our inception, we care not only for how you look but also for the health of you hair and the environment. “Our motto is “Better for your hair, skin and the world you live in” and Aveda is closely aligned with this… take a read below to find out what Aveda is and why we partner with them Naturally derived ingredients Aveda’s commitment to delivering high performance, botanically-based products that are kinder to the planet [...]

Top Spring Carnival Hair Styling tips

Spring Carnival Hair – Whether going to the Melbourne Spring Carnival or attending a springtime party, you want to look your best whilst also keeping your hair fabulous, low maintenance and carefree. We’ve gathered the best ideas from our own experience and around the web to help take the fuss when looking your best on race day. Fascinators & Hats Selecting the right Fascinator or Hat is super important to your fashion statement on the day and can make or break your [...]

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How to Curl your hair with AVEDA Be Curly

Aveda Be Curly Curl Enhancer will define curls and heighten shine. This curl enhancing lotion effectively tames frizz and boosts shine while intensifying your precious curls. Aveda Be Curly Curl Enhancer contains a wheat protein blend that expands when your hair is wet and retracts when your hair is dry to lock in curls or waves. Formulated with organic aloe it will also tame frizz whilst infusing shine. Directions of use (see Jade show you how in our instructional video below): Apply [...]

‘Top 5’ Winter hair care tips

During the winter months, the cold outside combined with warm dry indoor heat can put your hair under stress – here are our Top 5 Winter hair care tips to keep your hair and scalp healthy during winter. The right scalp care – sets you right Dry Shampoo – to keep it light when times tight Lock in moisture – cold rinse, blow dry on low Shine & Control Fizz – fights static and provides vitamin A Salon maintenance – keep hair healthy and trimmed The [...]

Behind the Chair – Donna

Who’s Behind the Chair? Q&A with Donna White Donna is the founder of Rare Earth and one hard working woman. With so much more to Donna, we wanted to really get to know who’s behind the chair. Tell us a little about your background in hairdressing? I grew up on the Gold Coast and throughout my childhood and teenage years, I was obsessed with fashion and loved art and being creative. Hairdressing to me is a combination of both art and fashion so [...]