Highlights in an instant!

A hairdressing revolution has arrived in Shropshire: Hollywood-style highlighted locks in a matter of minutes! For anyone who can’t find the time or inclination to spend all morning sitting in a stylist’s chair staring back at your own face in the mirror, a new treatment could prove revolutionary. Nicky Marcar, owner of Salon Ten, in Much Wenlock, is an accredited L’Oreal specialist. As a L’Oreal specialist, she was invited to the members-only Colour Congress 2018 in London, to find out more about L’Oreal’s trends and predictions for the year ahead including innovative new products which will change the way customers...

Salon Ten is Hair and Beauty finalist for second year running!

Salon Ten has been shortlisted in the finals at The 7th English Hair and Beauty Awards 2018 for the second year running! The competition, which is in its seventh year, recognises, promotes and celebrates the very best organisations in the hair and beauty industry. The talented and creative Salon Ten team, are accomplished in everything to do with hairdressing, and have previously won accolades for hairdressing, hair extensions, colouring, wig services and beauty therapies. This year , they are competing in the Hair Salon of the Year category in the West Midlands region. The full list of finalists was revealed...

Coping with hair loss from cancer treatment

A diagnosis of cancer brings with it a whole host of difficult emotions for a patient and their family. Losing your hair can be one of the distressing challenges faced by many on their already arduous journey through treatment. Kate Corney was 29 years old when she was diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma in 2014, and remembers the trauma well. Kate says: “When I started losing my hair, it was coming out in chunks. I remember taking a shower one day and it was possibly one of the most traumatic things I’ve ever done because I washed my hair and it...

A different look every day!

It’s Strictly Come Dancing season – time for sequins, make-up and wigs to transform celebrities into a new persona every week! A different hairstyle can change even the most shrinking of violets into an entirely different person; and a wig can alter your look in seconds without the commitment of a chop and colour. Red carpet A-listers, have long appreciated the instant glamour of a wig, and as party season approaches, more women are following suit and opting for wigs to bring a glamorous new look. Last year, Keira Knightly revealed to InStyle UK that she has been wearing wigs...

Chop to your chin for children’s cancer charity!

This month, we’re calling out to all our long-locked customers to consider going for the chop for a children’s charity. If you’ve been thinking about braving the scissors and transforming your Rapunzel tresses to a stylish bob or classic crop, then now is the ideal time to do it! For September and October, we’ve teamed up with the Little Princess Trust and GHD Hair to take part in a nationwide campaign encouraging clients to proudly ‘Chop to Your Chin’ for charity. The Little Princess Trust provides free real-hair wigs for youngsters who have lost their hair due to cancer treatment...

Protect your hair against late summer sun

If you are lucky enough to be jetting off to warmer climes for some late summer sun, or have your fingers crossed for that much-anticipated Indian summer, then don’t be tempted to neglect your hair. While the idea of a bronzed body and naturally sun-bleached tresses can sound attractive, damage from ultra-violet rays, salt water and swimming pool chemicals can leave your locks feeling parched and brittle. Here are our top tips to protect your hair and scalp and keep them in tip top condition until the winter sets in: Take advantage of sunny weather and laid-back days near the...

Top marks all round for Salon Ten!

Salon Ten are celebrating top marks in all areas from the nation’s top independent salon assessors. We have received recognition from the expert Good Salon Guide assessment team for Beauty, Salon, Extensions Artist and Colour Expert. Every Good Salon Guide-recognised salon is assessed by a team of highly-trained professionals against a set of criteria that has been developed with the general public, industry and trade bodies. Salon Ten received the top five star rating for hair and beauty based on our staff’s training, qualifications and expertise. Salon owner Nicky Macar said: “We are honoured to receive these top assessments which are...

Female Pattern Baldness: new hair technology can now add volume.

Most women who take a seat in the hairdresser’s chair are desperate for thick, luscious hair. For many, the common complaint of lank, lacklustre locks can be dealt with a blow dry and some styling products, but for some the issue is more serious. Hair loss and thinning hair can become a problem for women who struggle to disguise an exposed scalp or patchy bald areas. In fact, it can be quite a traumatic experience, yet many suffer in silence, losing self-esteem, spending hours trying to hide thin partings, even avoiding social occasions. The most common cause of hair loss in women...

New Dermalogica eye treatment now available at Salon Ten!

With so much to achieve in life, you want to look as alert and healthy as possible. New Stress Positive Eye Lift by Dermalogica keeps you looking awake and energised so you can focus on the task in hand – not your under-eye bags! What is it? Stress Positive Eye Lift is a high performance eye treatment and masque that energises skin to reduce visible signs of stress. How does it work? This active, cooling cream-gel works with the skin’s natural microbiome, or microflora, to brighten and energise the eye area, while Sea Water Extract and Arctic Algae minimise the look of...