Sophie Stewart has won over £ 1,400 for her amazing efforts. Photo: James Mackenzie A brave girl has done 100 Dingwall Pool laps for a cause close to her heart. Last Thursday, Sophie Stewart (11) took on the grueling challenge of raising funds for the Highland Hospice. Coaches from theRead More →

Jiang Xiaowei / SHINE The 80-year-old Violet hair salon and once a forerunner for local women in historic Normandy apartments in downtown Xuhui District reopened to the public on Monday. With retro-style decor and cutting-edge amenities, the 85-year-old Violet hair salon, which was once a trailblazer for local women, reopenedRead More →

Samantha Lackney is the founder, owner and sole stylist of The Rare Bird salon. (Photo Élisabeth Miller) ALEXANDRIA, VA – Local artist and hairdresser, Samantha Lackney, has just opened its own salon. The rare bird, located at 301 Hooff’s Run Dr., is a cozy living room suite, complete with aRead More →

David Barbieri: You should ask the hairdresser to cut the hair as little as possible, just to get rid of bad ends and to cut the hair. A feather razor should be used on the back and sides to achieve less bulk and avoid this unwanted form of fungus. WhichRead More →

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