Do you want salon-fresh hair every day, but never manage to get it just right? Haircare: Salon secrets of the professionals is your full and complete guide to the skills, secrets and tricks that are essential in creating glossy, healthy hair in a flattering style. With photographic step-by-step instructions for all timeless techniques for short and long hair, men and women, this book is a real gem. From tips on day-to-day maintenance and styling at home through to choosing a flattering new style and getting what you want from your hairstylist, you won't want this book to leave your dressing table.You will be guided through the essential tools of the trade and be shown the best techniques of those in the know. Learn how the pros create permanent waves, about new straightening techniques, and how to use bleach safely. Home colouring tips, combined with an informative section about decoding salon jargon, ensures you get exactly the colour you are after. You'll never be at a loss for creating the ultimate new look for any occasion again!
Alexandra Friend has more than 12 years' experience in beauty, styling and lifestyle journalism. She was deputy beauty editor for Zest Magazine for several years and is now a freelance beauty editor based in London, England. Sheridan Ward is a hairstylist who has worked on many runway shows, including Chanel, Vivienne Westwood, Fendi and Mulberry. He has also styled on numerous photo shoots, including for Shape Magazine and Burberry.