The Latest News

4
Oct

You are everything – Charlie writes

It’s not very promising when you have writer’s cramp after doing just one small blog, but I’ve been doing a lot of thinking since my last outpouring (and thanks for the encouraging comments, by the way). One lovely lady who is a former CT colleague commented that I write with my voice. I liked that, …

28
Sep

Waxing lyrical with a fab new process

We’ve been searching for a long time for a way to take the Ow! and Ouch! out of waxing, and we’ve finally found it. It’s called Wax:One. We finally got gain without the pain – and no more redness. Cue round of jumping on the spot with glee followed by an immediate special training programme …

28
Sep

Meet the team – Nikki, Perth and Dundee

Job title Nail artist/technician How long have you been a technician? I’ve been a nail tech since I was 16, gradually building my skill through the industry’s leading brands, gaining the elite title of Grand Master Nail Artist. In 2015 I was approached by INK London – the UK’s leading nail brand, to become their …

21
Aug

Charlie and Cat take Dublin by storm

Charlie and Cat (from our Dundee salon) are fresh off the plane from Dublin, where the duo headlined at the regional final of haircare giant Wella’s TrendVision Irish competition. A competition and a show, the event was electric, with tears and tantrums as stylists from all over Ireland battled in timed conditions to impress the …

21
Aug

Meet the team – Emma, Charlie Taylor Perth

Job title: Senior Stylist and Master Colour Expert How long have you been a hairdresser? I started out as a trainee with Charlie Taylor in 2011, and have worked my way up to senior stylist. It’s been an amazing journey so far; you never stop learning in this job and I’ve just qualified as a …

2
Aug

What’s in a facial?

There is so much written about facials, good and bad, that it’s often difficult to understand why they are so popular. But they are definitely the most booked services in our beauty rooms in Dundee and Perth. It could be down to our amazingly well-trained and expert team of lovely therapists, who make every trip …

2
Aug

Summer hair care

Never say it’s too hot; that’s our mantra. Usually that’s fairly easy to stick to in Perth and Dundee, but this summer? We are definitely not ones to complain; 2018 has been a cracking summer so far and we have been soaking up every bit of sunshine we can, safely for skin and hair, of …

2
Aug

Our privacy promise

You know at Charlie Taylor Hair & Beauty, you always come first, and that includes your privacy as much as your grooming needs. As of 25 May 2018 we have clarified how we collect, store and use any information we have about you, which you may have given us on our website or, more likely, …

2
Aug

Meet the team – Kaytlyn, Charlie Taylor Dundee

Job title: Graduate Stylist. How long have you been a hairdresser? I’ve been with Charlie Taylor since I started in hairdressing in 2015. At the time I couldn’t believe I was so lucky to get to train at the best hair salon in Dundee. What do you consider your greatest strengths? Blending amazing colour with a cool …

9
Nov

Fringe benefits

Ever noticed that in your restyle the fringe is left until last? That’s because they can be tricky little blighters. Do you go short, soft, blunt or disconnected? How does it sit with the rest of the cut? How will it grow out? In early October I was called down to London to do a …