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Hair Colour : The Pitfalls

T: 01235 534705 Is hair colour bad? Hair colouring at our Abingdon hairdressers can be a great and efficient way of changing your appearance! Hair colour options can vary and may appear complicated. Whether you set out to cover greys, revolutionise your hair or simply want a change, hair colour can significantly change your appearance […]

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Dry Cut, Wash & Cut, Wash, Cut & Blow Dry, Restyle. What’s the Difference?

T: 01235 534705 Which haircut service is best for me? At our Abingdon hairdressers, clients often ask which haircut service is best for them. If you are unsure what type of haircut you should be booking in our Abingdon hair salon then you are not alone. Frequently clients’ request a booking, yet are unsure how

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Booking a Haircut

T: 01235 534705 Booking a Haircut Booking your next haircut with a new salon can feel like a leap of faith, especially if you’re trying out a new hairstylist for the first time. But fear not! At Wisteria Avenue Hair Salon in Abingdon, we understand the importance of finding the right stylist who not only

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I don’t understand hair colour! What do I choose?

T: 01235 534705 Hair Colour Choices It isn’t always easy to understand hair colour. Our Abingdon hairdressers take into consideration hair styles, face shape, skin pigmentation, how you wear your hair and lifestyle are all important considerations. Additionally there is also hair type, hair condition, existing hair colour. It’s not always feasible to just go

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I want silver hair!

Achieving Silver Hair at Wisteria Avenue Hairdressers in Abingdon, Oxfordshire When you are blonde you want to go blonder and when you are dark you want to go… Well, lighter! Don’t worry, you’re not alone. It is commonplace for clients’ to seek to go the lightest shade possible. That being said striking a balance between

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My Hairdresser never listens…

Communicating with your Stylist at Wisteria Avenue Hairdressers in Abingdon It remains commonplace within hairdressing that a client is fearful of a Stylist because they ‘never listen’, ‘they cut too much off’, ‘she turned me brassy!’ or ‘I never asked for that!’. Generally speaking a Stylist will be capable of delivering against expectations however the

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What is a Toner?

At Wisteria Avenue hairdressing salon in Abingdon, we offer many hairdressing discounts and late salon deals. That being said, hair colour is our bread and butter. However for hair colour to take effect, toners play a vital role in the hair colouring process. Below we have detailed a number of important pointers in helping both client and Stylist decide when and where toners are most appropriate.

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Colour Correction

Colour Corrections can be a staged process or in some cases a one step process to rectify a colour procedure that has led to your hair being damaged in some form. Often dry and damaged hair comes in the form of over bleaching, patchy colour or the hair is now too porous and no longer

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Hair Extensions

Hair extensions come in all shapes and sizes from taped wefts, micro rings, hot bonded and prebonded to name but a few. Ultimately extensions at their very core are both a fashion accessory or for many clients most appropriate if suffering from hair loss. However the application, quality of hair frequently varies significantly. Often shorter

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The best hair colour has the capacity ability to make any hair style, hair cut or head of hair stand out with outstanding results. At Wisteria Avenue hairdressers in Abingdon, we are experts creating hairstyles and delivering bespoke hair colour results.

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Short Hair Ideas

Your haircut says a lot about you. Positively: Warmth? Friendliness? Sex appeal? Professionalism? Openness? Cute? Natural Beauty? Conversely your hair can also tell a less than positive story (something our Stylists can advise upon if you are unsure as to your next haircut or style) when your visit Wisteria Avenue Hair Salon.

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Balayage, ombre, tint, highlights, lowlights… Do your hair colour options often feel overwhelming with trendy hair techniques, hair styles and hair colour? Hair colour needn’t be difficult to grasp. Despite the names (ombre, balayage, highlights, tints, lowlights) often not giving any indication as to what they actually look like, our Abingdon hair salon is here to guide you through the minefield that is hairdressing and hair colour!

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Grey Hair Ideas

T: 01235 534705 Grey Hair Ideas Are you tired of constantly dyeing your hair to hide your grey hair? It’s time to embrace your natural hair colour! Our Abingdon hairdressers believe that grey hair can be beautiful and sophisticated hair colour that can look stunning on anyone. Grey hair is a natural sign of ageing,

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Summer Hair Ideas

Summer is finally here! That can mean one thing; (Well, aside from a new wardrobe!), it’s time for a new hair colour! At any top salon your Hair Stylist will likely have an excellent grasp of seasonal hair trends. Whether you intend to opt for a natural sun kissed balayage with lighter tones, highlights a shade or two lighter or something to really make a statement this summer like a creative colour (rose gold is VERY popular right now), your options are far from limited particularly down the creative hair colour avenue.

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Blonde Hair Ideas

Our Abingdon hairdressers is geared towards creating the best hair colour on offer. At Wisteria Avenue hairdressing in Abingdon, we are experts in hair colour and the latest hair trends. Our team of skilled Hair Stylists have partnered with JOICO to offer our clients their LumiShine, Blonde Life and Color Intensity range.

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Winter Hair Ideas

Good hairdressers in Abingdon are hard to find. Working with your Stylist to find out what works for you is really important to find common ground; something that works for you! 

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In French, ombre translates as ‘shade’. So what does this mean in terms of hair colour? Ombre in the hairdressing terms basically means a two-toned colour effect that is traditionally darker at the top and lighter at the bottom.

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Two of the most popular hair colour services in our Abingdon salon are all over colors and highlights.

As hair colour experts in Abingdon, both all over colours and highlights are clear winners if you are concerned by greys in the case of highlights or in the case of greys, our stylists generally opt for an all over colour in the event of more than 30% grey coverage particularly on short hair.

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Do you want your hair to whisper or shout!? Tell your Stylist exactly what you seek (and don’t forget to be specific, every detail helps!). During your appointment it helps to bring photos for inspiration, Pinterest imagery or even magazines!

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