Wisteria Avenue

Hair Colour Transformations. All you need to know!

Stepping into the realm of hair colour transformation is an exciting journey. Transitioning from dark to light opens up a world of possibilities, allowing you to reinvent your entire look. However, this process is an art that requires precision, expertise, and a thorough understanding of your hair’s unique history and characteristics. At Wisteria Avenue, your trusted Abingdon hairdressers, we’re dedicated to guiding you through this transformative experience, ensuring you achieve the lightened locks you’ve been envisioning.

Looking for a transformation? You may find some of our hair colour service pages helpful. Our balayage’s offer low maintenance whilst highlights offer lightness all over and colour corrections for hair dyeing gone wrong!

What should I look for?

Before any brushes touch your hair, a comprehensive consultation is the cornerstone of a successful colour transformation. This pivotal step allows our experienced stylists to delve into the intricacies of your hair’s narrative. We explore its present condition, delve into its past treatments, and scrutinise any existing hair colour history. This deep dive provides invaluable insight, enabling us to determine the optimal approach for your specific hair type and ensuring a safe, effective transformation.

Decoding Your Hair’s Story

Every strand of hair bears a unique tale, and at Wisteria Avenue, we’re adept at interpreting it. Whether your locks are naturally dark or have undergone previous colour treatments, comprehending their distinct characteristics is fundamental. Factors like texture, porosity, and elasticity all play a pivotal role in the colouring process. Through a meticulous consultation, we decipher these elements, empowering us to select the most suitable techniques and products tailored to your hair’s individual needs.

Managing Expectations

A seasoned colourist understands that transitioning from dark to light is a gradual journey. It’s imperative to establish realistic expectations and operate within the parameters of your hair’s well-being. Your desired outcome, budget, and maintenance routine are all carefully considered during the consultation. This ensures that the chosen colour transformation seamlessly aligns with your lifestyle and elevates your overall appearance.

The Artistry of Technique Selection

Most colour transformations are different. It’s surprisingly rare how dissimilar most approaches are from one to the next, so there is rarely a one-size-fits-all approach for colour transformations. We customise our approach to harmonise with your unique hair profile. From the subtle strokes of balayage to the precision of foiling, the gradient of ombre, and the luminosity of highlights, we select the most suitable method for realising the lightened effect you yearn for. These techniques grant us the ability to craft a nuanced, natural-looking transition, complementing your skin tone and personal style effortlessly.

Safeguarding Hair Health: A Priority

Throughout the transformational process, preserving the integrity of your hair remains our utmost priority. We employ professional-grade products and techniques designed to minimise any potential damage, keeping your locks in optimal condition. Prioritising the use of nourishing treatments and post-colour care ensures that your hair not only dazzles visually but also feels healthy, robust, and full of vitality.


Initiating a hair colour transformation is an exhilarating venture, and at Wisteria Avenue, we’re devoted to making it an unforgettable experience. Our accomplished team of Abingdon-based stylists is committed to comprehending your unique hair narrative and bringing your vision to fruition. With thorough consultations, customised techniques, and an unwavering focus on hair health, we’re your partners in realising a luminous, lightened look.

Where are we?
Opening Hours

Tuesday : 10 am – 4 pm
Wednesday : 11:30 am – 8 pm 
Thursday : 11:30 am – 8 pm
Friday : 10 am – 6:30 pm
Saturday : 9 am – 5 pm


Wisteria Avenue Hair Salon
4 East St. Helen Street,
OX14 5EA


T: 01235 534705
WhatsApp: 01235 534705
Email: [email protected]