Extracted from Getting Started in the Hair Extension Business by Diane Shawe If your hair extension studio is a real under-cutter, care will have to be taken to keep costs as realistic as possible. Don’t be shy when it comes to taking money for your services. Charge for the value of the benefits that you offer. You must put a value on your services; look at your type of clientele, hair extension location, experience of employees, your clients’ needs and, the prices of the co
For over 25 years we have been assisting clients and training students to work with clients around the world who have found that health issues have contributed to their Hair Loss Challenges. Before I delve into my article, we can offer expert advice and guidance to Alopecia, Chemotherapy & Hair Loss condition customers. We pride ourselves on our exceptional Customer Services Team and we are all dedicated to help you find the right wig, hairpiece or head wear to match your req
Diane Shawe Author of 'Getting Started in the Hair Extension Business' and 'How Hair Extensions are Sourced, Graded and Treated' introduces the top 10 costly mistakes new and experienced clients make with their hair extensions.
For instance No 2 deals with using Hair spray
Most hair extensions are processed abroad. In line with exporting regulations they have to be sprayed and sealed with an insect repellent so that insects cannot cross borders or the hair become infested
Why stress can cause hair loss? Hair loss has been a major concern for both genders in recent times. However, very few people actually know about the causes which include stress. Stress sometimes induces hair loss which is sometimes irreversible. There are various treatments which can treat and disguise hairloss. But there is also another type of stress to consider - stress to the hair, scalp and hair follicles.
The link between stress and hair loss
Stress can lead to Telog
The historical purpose of education First let me quote Jane Stanford of Standford University “with a ‘spirit of equality’, one of my goals for the university is to resist the tendency and the stratification of society, by keeping open an avenue whereby the deserving and exceptional may rise through their own efforts from the lowest to the highest stations in life”.
According to various hypothesis and statements, the first and foremost purpose of education is to educate and
Hoping to be your own boss? Rick Grossman’s book Franchise Bible and expert franchiser outlines the plus side of buying a franchise. The following excerpt is from Rick Grossman’s book Franchise Bible. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | IndieBound
Very few people have the natural ability or expertise to be efficient at all aspects of running a successful business. That is where the franchisor’s experience comes into play. Franchise organisations offer a struct
Hair styles, hair extensions, hairpieces and wigs should compliment the shape of your face. If you not sure about which style will be most flattering on you, use the following suggestions as a guide to find a style that works with your face shape. Article by Diane Shawe M.Ed
At need a Hair Makeover we discuss seven different face shapes during your free consultation, diamond, heart, oblong, oval, pear, round, and square, and what styles are most appropriate for those face sh
Every Celebrity That Has Long-as-Hell Hair Right Now Article by Diane Shawe Author See how celebrities from Nicki Minaj to Kim Kardashian are all-out working the extra-long hair trend? Other stars are going X-treme long and adding inches with sweeps of butt-grazing hair. So although short lobs were going strong with celebrities like Bella Hadid and Kylie Jenner cropping their cuts just a month or two ago the hair-toss boomerangs they now have access to has started trickling d
Well all the rage seems to be about coconut oil at the moment. But stop, ancient dynasties have been drinking, rubbing, and cooking with coconut once its quenching and beautifying properties were discovered not failing to mention its soothing smell also. When it comes to hair care, coconut oil is ubiquitous in many Asian and third world country households. For centuries many women have rejoiced in their long thick beautiful hair. The good old coconut oil has been a regular pa
A friend of over thirty years has just been told that she needs a liver transplant! She does not smoke or drink and use to be a aerobics teacher! So I started to look up some advice about ways to maintain our liver health especially as most of our food and water has synthetic products added to them. Article by Diane Shawe M.ED
Well it would seem that Beetroot support liver health (one of our main detox organs) and are full of nutrients and antioxidants. Beet roots are an inc
How can paraphenylenediamine cause skin irritation when dying hair or hair extensions and where is it found?
Paraphenylenediamine (PPD) is a chemical substance that is widely used as a permanent hair dye. It may also been found in textile or fur dyes, dark coloured cosmetics, temporary tattoos, photographic developer and lithography plates, photocopying and printing inks, black rubber, oils, greases and gasoline.
People working with PPD such as hairdressers or hair extensio
Wedding or Prom Hair Issues? How to help your client Get the hair thei dress deserves!
Dear Wedding, Prom & Special Occasions Consultants OR just doing it yourself, Good News. We Can Help You Help Give Your Clients their Dream Hair Style this Summer.
The Single Most Important Thing You Need To Know About helping your client get that dream hair style their dress deserves by using hair extensions is - Where to direct them! Most of them secretly think there hair isn’t long eno
Think your hair isn’t long enough for some of these looks? Well, most of these ladies aren’t growing hair long enough to sit on either. Extensions ensure you can get the bridal or prom hairstyle of your dreams or just stand out from the crowd.
If natural isn’t for you, there are lots of ways to get bold and bright. Whether it’s all over rainbow or highlights in your favorite Crayola color, unicorn hair makes cute hairstyles even better. But remember those photos are foreve
Predictions abound for the coming summer to be another scorcher, the trend for hair extensions is hitting headlines with TOWIE and Miley Cyrus amongst others. An expert in extensions, Diane Shawe has teamed up with Groupon to offer cut price courses to professionally train salon owners, stylists and enthusiasts in natural looking hair extensions.
Previous years have seen summer styles favour the short; taking the heat off the head. But... Oh! Those summer nights. Tell me mo
Alopecia is the general medical term for hair loss. There are many types of hair loss with different symptoms and causes. Some of the more common types of hair loss are described below, including: Alopecia areata
Telogen effluvium Male- and female-pattern baldness Male-pattern baldness is the most common type of hair loss, affecting around half of all men by 50 years of age. It usually starts around the late twenties or early thirties and
BAD HABITS THAT DO YOUR HAIR EXTENSIONS MORE HARM THAN GOOD There are common habits we knowing do that damages our hair. For instance like using a flat iron at the highest possible temperature that will surely harm your hair. Less common however is ponytails, super tight buns or braids, the sun, birth control pills, hair extension glues and hair extension clips and micro rings made from Nickel. Let’s first talk about using flat irons or curling irons. These man-made styling
Hair Extensions have been trending from Hollywood red carpets, Global awards through to a local person within your inner circles for the past 15 years. Why? Celebrities on Red carpets and magazines have normalised hair extensions. Hair extensions has been a trending topic among many women as YouTube has helped catapult the good, bad and ugly of the fake it market. But is it all vanity vanity as some parts of the media suggests? It is arguable that the main reason for the popu