Introducing Wellaplex – for perfect blonde results and perfect colour

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We’re very excited to introduce Wella Professionals’ WELLAPLEX service to the salon.

The exclusive bond technology reconstructs hair bonds deep inside the hair for perfect blonde results and perfect colour.

Hair feels healthier, more manageable. Transform damaged hair into stronger hair.

WELLAPLEX is an exclusive technology that helps to reconstruct inner hair bonds for stronger hair during lightening and color services, whilst ensuring perfect lifting and color results.

  • It reconstructs hair bonds for stronger hair.
  • The Opti pH System enables optimal penetration of lifting and dye molecules for perfect color and lightening development.
  • It is the perfect match for Wella Professionals lighteners and colour.

WELLAPLEX can be used as part of your colour service or as a stand alone strengthening treatment to make hair visibly healthier and stronger.

Find out more in-salon – give us a call or pop in to find out more.

Going pink for Breast Cancer Care

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Grace is proud to be raising funds for the charity Breast Cancer Care throughout October.

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month we’ll be making donations to Breast Cancer Care and having plenty of pink days to help raise awareness and funds.

The team will be going pink throughout the month, as follows:

  • Week 1 – pink feet
  • Week 2 – pink tops, t-shirts and jumpers
  • Week 3 – pink hair and/or hair accessories
  • Week 4 – pink jewellery

If you’d like to join in the fun and wear something pink during your October appointment, go for it!

We’d also love to raise a huge amount for the charity, so feel free to donate via us or directly to Breast Cancer Care.

A bit more about Breast Cancer Care…

Breast Cancer Care are the only UK wide charity providing care, information and support to people affected by breast cancer.

The charity wants every person affected by breast cancer to get the best treatment, information and support.

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Claim your free Wella Brilliance shampoo and mask

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SPECIAL OFFER!
Book your colour and deep colour conditioning treatment during October and receive the following products FREE:

• Wella Brilliance shampoo
• Wella Brilliance mask

…so you can continue with your hair care regime at home.

Brilliance is Wella's most advanced colour care for long-lasting and healthy-looking colour with Microlight Crystal Complex.
• See ultimate colour brilliance
• Touch alluring softness
• Sense premium fine fragrances

(whilst stocks last).

Try Fusion for instant and long-lasting hair recovery

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We just love Wella Professionals' Fusion, their first intensive hair recovery and repair system for truly overworked hair, featuring new SILKSTEEL FUSION PROGRAM.

'Fusion gives your hair such a silky smooth finish,' says salon owner Georgina. 'It's proving to be really popular in the salon and we have a range of products for clients to take home too. We love it!'

The new deep hair repair treatment provides instant and long lasting results allowing Grace Hair & Beauty clients to recapture optimum hair strength, protection and performance. And, the accompanying at home regimen extends the results of a salon-fresh hair between salon appointments.

Here's the technical bit…

SILKSTEEL FUSION PROGRAM with amino acids takes inspiration from nature’s own strongest fiber - spider silk - and penetrates hair down to the cortex. Deep within the hair it refills worn hair fibre to optimum condition, leaving hair up to 95% more resilient to breakage. Hair cuticles are protected and sealed against free radical damage and mechanical damage while instant conditioners leave it primed for hairbrushes and tools to glide through.

Wella Professionals NEW Fusion’s premium line up offers a unique care solution. It allows clients to fully combat the exertion they inflict on their hair as they experiment, play and reinvent their style. NEW Fusion works on fashionably longer, often stressed hair lengths, as well as shorter styles, countering heat fatigue, chemical fatigue and daily environmental challenges.

To evoke the elegance of a luxurious pampering setting, nine carefully selected scents form the NEW Fusion by Wella Professionals fragrance range exude the top notes of floriental wood punctuated by the warm, woody and nutty base notes of Cedarwood and Sandalwood for a sophisticated finish.

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Hair colour tailor-made to suit your face

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Influenced by the make-up trend of contouring, hair contouring is a hand-crafted colour technique adapted to the face shape that has changed the way colourists at Grace Hair & Beauty work to enhance facial features.

Colour contouring uses light and shade to enhance your facial features, skin tone and eye colour.

Just speak to a member of the Grace team to see how placements of colour can define and re-contour your face shape for unique personalised results.

Watch the video below to find out more.

Treat yourself to a Couture Colour service

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Couture-Colour-Beauty-1-WebWe’re delighted to announce that Wella’s exclusive Couture Colour service is now available at Grace Hair & Beauty. Book your appointment today!

Couture Color combines the premium, personalised experience with hair colour trends from the catwalk. Taking inspiration from the bespoke craftsmanship of couture fashion houses.

With Couture Color, you will get a unique and tailor-made colour that will perfectly accentuate your features, complement your skin tones and show your personality.

• The most premium, luxury salon experience

• Personalised, luxurious colour that illuminates natural beauty

• An in-depth consultation to create a truly personalised service and your perfect Couture Colour

• Home colour care and styling recommendation

Salon owner Georgina said: ‘It’s really exciting to introduce this new, luxury service.

‘Couture Colour gives clients the chance to be really pampered and get a hair colour that is perfectly tailored to them and that reflects the latest trends in fashion. For the Grace team it’s a chance to express our creativity while responding to each client’s needs.’

Book your appointment online right now or give us a call to find out more: 01759 377428.

Remember, you can also keep up to date with the latest news and events at Grace Hair & Beauty by signing up to the Grace e-newsletter.

Watch Wella’s Couture Colour video below…

 

Xmas Shopping Night – 2 November

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Save the date!

We have a range of hair and beauty gifts available in salon – perfect as Xmas gifts and stocking fillers – so why not tick a few people off your Xmas shopping list nice and early?

We’ll be showcasing the gifts, and offering some exclusive 3-for-2 offers at our Xmas Shopping Night on 2nd November (5pm to 7pm) at the salon.

There’ll also be drinks, nibbles, useful hair and beauty tips and more…!
So come along and (even though it’s early) get festive with the Grace Hair & Beauty team!

Here’s a sneak peek at some of the gifts, as previewed on our facebook page…

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Summer hair care tips with Wella’s sun care range

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When it comes to summer it’s all about protecting our skin with sun-tan lotion, but what about our hair? Here’s some quick tips on looking after your hair during the summer months…

Quick tips:
• Healthy diet during the summer months keeps hair looking healthy
• Keep hydrated – drinking water helps hair to grow!
• Don’t put your sunglasses on your head – the shades can damage your hair!

Try the following products now available in salon…
(Buy any Wella Suncare product in the salon and you’ll also receive a FREE PADDLE BRUSH, worth £9.99! (While stocks last))

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Remove summertime impurities
Wella Professionals Sun Hair & Body Shampoo removes harmful impurities (from both hair and body) associated with the summer, such as:

• Chlorine (from the holiday swimming pool)
• Salt water (from those dips in the sea)
• Sunscreen (that often gets into your hair)

The shampoo leaves the hair and body feeling invigorated and provides nourishment for after sun exposure.

Protect and repair your hair
Wella’s Sun Protection Cream helps to:

• Protect the hair against UV rays
• Nourishes and smoothens coarse hair
• Leaves the hair irresistibly healthy-looking and soft to the touch

…and includes high-performance UV protection for before and during sun exposure.

Aftersun haircare
Wella’s Sun Hair Skin Hydrator soothing cream provides:
• long-lasting moisture to the hair and skin
• a seductive shimmering effect
• nourishment for after sun exposure

GIVE US A CALL OR BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT RIGHT NOW ONLINE 

Meet the team: Natalie

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IMG_0373Name: Natalie

Age(ish): 26

Role: Hair stylist

Tell us about your career so far:
I’ve been with Grace Hair & beauty since the beginning of December, having worked in another York salon previously. I’m loving my time here so far and plan to be here for the foreseeable future!

What do you love about working for Grace?
It’s an amazing environment to work in with happy and helpful work force.

Give us a quick hair tip:
Look after your hair with coconut-based products, they are amazing!

Favourite song ever: ‘Iris’ by the Goo Goo Dolls

Natalie is a full-time stylist at Grace – to arrange your appointment with Natalie just call 01759 377428 or book online.

Wella colour workshop at Grace

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The Grace Hair & Beauty team recently enjoyed a Wella colour workshop with the lovely Ashley, a Wella colour technician and trainer.

We had so much fun, discovering new product lines, new techniques and we were so pleased with the amazing results!

The session gave us some useful tips on adding vibrant colours and shades that are on trend, easy to maintain and easy to change.

We also looked at grey hair coverage, blending grey, masking grey. We explored alternatives to simply dying your hair at home, and discovered new ways to add subtle colour to greying hair and ways to enhance natural grey tones.

Check out the gallery below and don’t hesitate to give us a call or pop in to the salon for advice on your hair colour requirements.