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Is Unwanted Hair Getting You Down?

Posted by Linda Nolan on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, In : Beauty 

Unwanted or excess hair can be upsetting for both men and women and dealing with it can become a daily battle.  

Ellipse IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) technology offers a clinically-proven, safe and effective method of permanent hair reduction, so you can say goodbye to shaving or waxing and say hello to smooth, hair-free skin.

According to British beauty brand Escentual, women spend 72 days shaving their legs over a lifetime!

So, how does it work?

Ellipse uses short, safe bursts of light to remove ...
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Protect your Hair from the Pool this Summer

Posted by Linda Nolan on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, In : Hair 

Ok, if wearing a swimming cap isn't an option, these are our top tips to pool-proofing your hair.

1.  Saturate your hair with clean water before diving in.  This will help stop the chlorine and pool water being absorbed by your hair.

2.  Braid your hair into a tight plait, it's less likely to get tangled and absorb so much water.

3.  Rinse your hair thoroughly with clean water immediately after a swim.

4.  Shampoo as soon as practical, preferably with Sulfate-Free Shampoo and always condition.

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Post Holiday Hair Rescue Package

Posted by Linda Nolan on Thursday, September 18, 2014, In : Hair 
With the summer coming to a close we all want to keep that post holiday glow just a bit longer.  But, however well you tried to protect your hair this summer it's inevitable that the sun will have taken it's toll, leaving it looking dry and dull.

Just like your skin, hair becomes dehydrated in the sun, making it prone to split ends and damage.  That, along with chlorine and sea water, it just doesn't stand a chance.  The sun acts like a bleach, even on natural hair, fading the colour and somet...

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HAIRraising for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Posted by Linda Nolan on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, In : Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity 
Once again our chosen charity is GREAT ORMOND STREET HOSPITAL.

Last year we managed to raise just under £5,000 for this fantastic cause, and that was all thanks to our clients, friends, David Lloyd members and family that supported us.

Not only are we incredibly proud to have raised this amount but  we had great fun doing it.  The highlight of the year being our Round the Island Cycle Challenge in Ibiza.  140km in two days, although the island is idyllic with gorgeous beaches and spectacular s...

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