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Jennifer Aniston – A Hair History

Famed for bringing ‘the Rachel’ hairstyle into existence, actress Jennifer Aniston has always kept her crop in tip-top condition. Although her style is famously low maintenance and very girl-next-door, Jennifer has come a long way from her early voluminous LOB …

Jennifer Lawrence Hair History

Awards season has begun again, with The Golden Globes kicking things off in true LA style, and bringing celebs out of their winter hibernation and onto the red carpet.
Amongst the many winners of the night was the effortlessly …

Valentines Day Hair

As you know, we’re always on the hunt for some beautiful hairspiration. So in the lead up to Valentines Day, we turned out attention to the tresses of gorgeous leading ladies in our favourite rom-coms and tear jerker…
Rachel McAdams

Ask the Expert – Simone Adams

Passionate about creating gorgeous transformations for each and every one of her clients, Simone Adams has been a certified Great Lengths stylist since 2006.
Having been awarded a number of Great Lengths accolades, including Rising Star in 2010, Gold Trophy …

Spring Styles

Ahh Spring, the time of year when we all feel the need to finally appear out of hibernation, and reveal a new and improved version of us! This year why not spring clean more than just the living room or …

The Great Lengths Story: How are Great Lengths ethical hair extensions sourced?

It’s natural that you’ll want to know where the hair in your hair extensions comes from. You’ll want to be certain that it has been sourced ethically, and is of the very best quality.
That’s why we go to every …

Ask The Expert – Paula McCourt

Tell us about you and your experience in the industry
I started working in hair salons when I was just thirteen years old. I then left school and started working full time in a busy salon that specialised in applying …

NTA’s 2016 Red Carpet Hairspiration

Soap-lovers rejoiced as the UK’s hottest TV stars graced the red carpet once again for the National Television Awards. If you haven’t yet seen the snaps then prepare yourself for extreme cleavage and plenty of sparkle…
Here is our lowdown …

Your Hair Care Habits

In December we conducted a UK and Ireland based consumer survey, with the intention of discovering your hair care habits, and guiding you in better practices in 2016. The results are in…
Our unique survey, which was completed by 1,140 …

Salon Tips: How to Turn Opportunities into Turnover

In December we conducted a UK and Ireland based survey, with the intention of discovering consumer hair care habits and guiding salons and stylists in opportunities available and how to turn these into turnover in 2016…
Our survey, which was completed …