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Winter Haircare

Get ready for the cold Brace yourself: silly season is around the corner. We can’t be held responsible for the ways you ratchet up your drinking, spending and moneymaker shaking. And we’re secretly thrilled at the thought that you could find yourself in the stationery cupboard, foolscap paper flying hither and thither, locked in a Baileys-fuelled embrace with Susan from accounts. We cannot prevent these shenanigans, nor do we want to. But we can offer you some advice to help keep your hair looking healthy through the coldest, and potentially most decadent, months of the year. Here goes… Top tips for winter hair care 1. Don’t leave house with wet hair Although colds are caused by viruses, lower temperatures increase...

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Want your hairstyle to last longer?

Hairdryers offer more than hot air Most blokes don’t use a hair dryer. What’s the point? they say. With short hair the benefits of subjecting your barnet to blasts of warm air are not immediately apparent. You might think it’s a waste of time. But, if you want your style to stay all day, blow drying is your friend. Do you struggle to make your hair look like it does when it’s just been cut? Go to the best barbers in London and you’ll see hair dryers in regular use. Why? It’s not because the barbers enjoy doing their own small-scale impression of Hurricane Ophelia. This windy appliance features in the barber’s toolkit because it’s handy for creating and maintaining...

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What is a session stylist?

Huckle barbers spill the beans What is session styling? A session stylist’s job, in a nutshell, is to prepare models’ hair for fashion shows and photoshoots. If you’re good enough your skill with a pair of scissors will become a passport to a fast-paced, international lifestyle. Three barbers who work at Huckle are also session stylists. They work globally, assisting  the best stylists in the business, cutting celebrities’ hair and creating wild styles at the very pinnacle of fashion. All Huckle barbers are highly skilled of course, but session styling is an interesting and little-known world that’s worth lifting the lid on. We caught up with Darren, Alfie and Laurence to find out how they got into the fashion industry,...

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