Suits you sure..

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Styling your own hair to suit you, whether you have always had it long , short, a fringe, tried all the shades of colour on a whim because lets be honest we have all wanted to be blonde one day, brown, highlighted , dip-dyed and we were gonna attempt it ourselves. 

I will just pop into the chemist and put a box colour in, feck it sure isn’t the girl on the box fab and look you get a free conditioner #winning 

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I was 16 and after a summer of sun In does anyone remember the sun in? well ‘ this product you spray in your hair and it develops with a blast of heat (hairdryer stuck to the head) going out feeling like Buffy the vampire slayer! Swearing to your mom the sun was giving your burnt sun kissed hair.. I have memories of going home with my first box colour and swearing to my mom there was no peroxide in it! so me and my friend headed up to the bathroom and after two hours admiring my yellow, orange hair in the mirror and my mom comes in and reads the ingredients and starts screaming ”your hair is going to fall out” ah jesus your father ‘lets hope he does not notice’!! To be honest my father followed the rule of ”Ask your mom” so I knew I was grand! So at 16 and looking back now I was mad but we all have the colour disasters. Right? 

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Having the right colour and style for you makes such a big difference I mean we all wanted to look like Jennifer Aniston and have her famous haircut she deputed on Friends. 

But, to my horror now ! and it does not suit everyone so you leave the hairdressers after insisting you wanted the Jennifer cut with 5 million layers and not a clue what you were going to do when you washed it yourself!

Any who! getting the perfect hair consultation is essential when you want a change. The colourist and stylist both take into account many factors , face, natural hair colour, face shape, hair texture, how you can manage it. So, you leave the salon confident and happy. 

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Do not use a box colour , it is not worth it! 

Get advice on products , salon products are not sold in a supermarket for a reason many reasons. To be clear, this is in no way to suggest that supermarket products do not say what they say they do. But! Typically contain chemicals that which can strip your hair that you have spent money in the salon perfecting. Salon products are years of research and development by hairdressers themselves that know about what hair needs. 

The key is to choose those with more high-grade ingredients and fewer chemicals like www.kerastase.com and pureology.com and many more salon products that are tailor made for different hair requirements and colour treated hair created for professional colourists and stylists and their clients . 

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*JOBFAIRY*

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Due to salon expansion as we at Foxandbow are growing, a comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there. 

Are you a senior Stylist/Colourist and have worked in all aspects of the hairdressing industry then look no further! 

We are looking for an experienced, creative, positive and passionate Senior Colourist/Stylist to join our team. Experience with L’oreal an advantage but not essential.

IMMEDIATE START

Apply with CV to : hello@foxandbow.ie

Redken Heatcure

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Six years in the making, Redken introduces Heatcure Professional, a breakthrough heat-activated salon service and at-home self heating treatment that restores damaged and overly processed hair.

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The heat- activated delivery system penetrates deep into the hairs cortex to instantly fortify and restore damaged hair. 

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Chloe trialing the heatcure and she is loving it..

Heatcure features a combination of proteins including arginine, soy, special, wheat and palm oils; low melting point waxes and catianic surfactants bury deep into the hairs cortex. This is a fantastic treatment to try next time you book into the salon.

96% of clients agreed their hair felt amazing and felt still conditioned at home. 

Smartbond – By L’Oreal Professionnal

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Smart Bond promotion for January 

Special Introductory with colour service of smartbond in January is free.  After 1st appointment the smartbond is €25 per app. 

Smartbond is a new technology from L’Oreal that revolutionizes and enhances the strength and condition of your hair after colour service.

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It works by utilising a unique system that protects and strengthens the hair during colour service. The system consists of 3 compounds, the first 2 being used in salon.

Smartbond will strengthen these bonds to improve look, feel and condition of the hair.

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If you regularly colour hair, especially us blondes we strongly recommend Smartbond . 

To Improve condition we recommend 2-3 every couple of colour services to maintain results.

Avail of this offer in salon for January when you book your colour service

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The gift that gives back style..

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Say ‘I love you’ this Christmas with a foxandbow Gift voucher. 

  • Buy €120 foxandbow voucher for €100
  • Buy €150 foxandbow voucher for €120
  • Buy €180 foxandbow voucher for €155
  • Buy €200 foxandbow voucher for €175

Contact us for details. Phone us 061-400004 or email us at hello@foxandbow.ie

Enhance your seasonal Sparkle

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It is no secret that at Christmas us girls branch all out a bit more with our hair, make-up and clothes. We are drawn to all things sparkly and berry lips and to finish off our hair.  wearing our hair Up or down pinterest and Instagram are our go to guide for ideas. 

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If you have all your festive nights planned already then you will have your hairdresser on hand I’m sure you are as organised with your appointments. If not no fear! those unexpected last min nights out or your a dab hand at styling your own hair. Then having the right heated tools to hand will make life so much easier. 

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We have just stocked up on Label M Styling tools available for purchase in Salon. We have the Tourmaline Hair dryer in white and black I shall be investing in this beauty soon as I am in need of a professional Hairdryer that is small and lightweight added bonus is a Free Gift of  a House of  Holland umbrella. 

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Label M advanced Pro curling tong 38ml which has been designed to create salon perfect curls. RRP- €50

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Label M Triple tong Which creates vintage waves 

RRP – €80 for black friday foxandbow are selling for €60

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Label M Grooming Brush RRP- €17.95

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Expertly designed to follow the contours of the head, the air cushioned pad provides maximum grip and control during styling. 

Make-up and hair should match the most amazing time of year 🙂 

Emma Watson’s Best hair moments…

Emma Watson’s latest role as Belle in Beauty and the Beast out March 16th 2017 and from the trailer has us excited about her part as Belle in the remake of a disney classic. 

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Actress and Campaigner Emma launched her #heforshe campaign for gender equality with an impassioned speech that went viral at the UN. Emma has come along way since she won hearts as Hermoine in Harry Potter and we took a step back at her best hair moments which was not hard I mean that face.

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Emma rocking the pixie cut this style was fab on her and we all know what a risk it is to have our hair this short. 

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Slicked back 

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A Baby faced Emma with blonder hair

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Faux Bob

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Loose waves 

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Soft Blow-dry her hair colour is stunning here warms up her beautiful skin tone.

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Braided up-style

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Gracing the cover of Vogue, Emma will be gracing a lot more covers in the future. 

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A darker shade on Emma, this lady is inspiring and I can’t wait to see her as Belle in Beauty and the Beast. 

Playing it straight

Straight hair is back! 

After seasons of tousled, wavy, curly Blow-drys they are still here but we welcome to see the sleek straight hair making its way back.

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Best way to have that glossy hair is prep, prepping the hair to have that glossy mirror shine hair. Condition, condition and treatments are a must. We at foxandbow always recommend between colour and cut services treat your hair to a in-salon treatment or at home regularly.

You are giving the hair that added protection when it is faced with heated styling tools. Battling frizz and flyways product when towel dried is a must some little gems are Redken extreme anti-snap to reinforce surface protection from damage or breakage 

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Kerastase Elixir a luxurious versatile nourishing oil that provides softness.

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Loreal Techni Art Liss control is a gel- cream to smoothen hair.

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The aim we are looking for is mirror shine smooth hair, I am welcoming this hair style this season. 

LOVE YOUR HAIR

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LIKE A MANICURE TAKES CARE OF YOUR HANDS, THIS HAIRCURE TAKES CARE OF YOUR HAIR.

This October/November we are doing a #loveyourhair for all our clients for as little as €10 extra on any service you can have a Pro-fiber treatment.

Pro-Fiber offers a tailor-made in-salon solution for all levels of damage.

REVIVE- for fine normal to slightly damaged hair.

RESTORE- for medium to thick, damaged hair.

RECOVER – for thick, very damaged hair.

To get Christmas ready ladies with any service the #loveyourhair only €10

Some Winter Inspo

Be it wet, swept back styles into a glossy up-style. slick hair can be a saviour for a Christmas night out or even a last minute night out on second day hair.

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Love the middle parting tied back into a low bun, some mousse and gloss and off you go.

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Side parting slicked back into a bun or ponytail and the bold lip here makes this look wow. Berry lips for winter yes please.

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This is a glamorous look and was seen a lot on the red carpet 

Want to accentuate those cheekbones girls this is a great way to style your hair.