The Perfect Gift from JOICO this Christmas

XMAS-Duo-Group-ShotJOICO, the healthy hair expert, has launched the ultimate bespoke gift sets, which are guaranteed to get you into the Christmas spirit. Whether your hair is fine, curly, chemically-treated, coarse or frizzy and stressed, JOICO will take care of any hair type during the festive season.

With a unique fusion of modern science and the finest ingredients, expect only the most superior formulations in these highly desirable, good value, Perfect Gifts from JOICO® , which make ideal stocking fillers, too.

JOICO, a division of Shiseido, has been dedicated to the Art of Healthy Hair since 1975. All JOICO hair care, styling, hair colour and texture products fuse the latest breakthrough in hair care science with inspirations from the worlds of art and fashion to offer unparalleled quality and performance.

The duo sets include shampoos, conditioners, styling products from the Joico range of products for curly, frizzy, colour-treated hair, added volume, hydration, repair  and sleek finishes.

Available in hair salons nationwide or contact Joico tel: 045 856 490 for details of your nearest stockist.

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Introducing Semi Di Lino Volume & Discipline

Alfaparf-DisciplineSemi Di Lino Discipline

It doesn’t matter if your hair is straight or curly , it needs the right control. If you’re havin g a bad hair day , it needs a little discipline and what could be better than Semi di Lino Discipline?

It’s a product range the only one that keeps your hair in place and under control. The exclusive formula combines Almond Butter and Linseed Extract to give your hair aN anti-frizz shine for up to 72 hours, even when humidity hits 90%. For soft hair that ’s in perfect shape and natu rally shiny.

Semi Di Lino Volume

Alfaparf-VolumeTo face the day with your head held high, you need volume. With Semi di Lino Volume fine hair forgets it was flat and lifeless
because this is the only one that combines Hyper-Volume, an active thickener derived from Wheat Proteins, with the amazing illuminating
action of Linseed Extract.

Softness and shine that you not only see, but also feel. At length.

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Calling all Hairdressers for the launch of the ALFAPARF Fantastic Hairdresser Awards 2013

ALFAPARF Milano, the renowned Italian luxury hair product company has launched the ALFAPARF Fantastic Hairdresser Awards 2013,  the most innovative and prestigious Irish hairdressing competition. The Awards, now in their fourth year, give stylists and salons an opportunity to show their true expertise and technical excellence through six artistic and two business awards -  this year sees the introduction of a new artistic award: the Inixia Photographic Award.

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All categories will define those stylists and salons as the best in their field. The competition takes place at the Silver Springs Moran Hotel Conference Centre, Tivoli, Cork on Sunday, November 3rd from 1pm. Closing date for entries is 11th, October.  Criteria, terms and conditions are available on
Winners will receive a handcrafted Irish-made trophy featuring the Fantastic Hairdresser emblem. The Awards will be presented by Alan Austin-Smith (co-founder of The Fantastic Hairdresser)  and fellow members from the panel of International judges.
All entries must be submitted on-line through the website . Tickets are non-transferable.
Entries for the Photographic Award  must be submitted by e-mail only to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Each image must be submitted in Jpeg format and cannot be larger than 5mb.

Launch of the ALFAPARF Fantastic Hairdresser Awards 2013

Fergal-O-Connor-Origin-Hair-DesignFergal O’Connor, Origin Hair Design, Drawbridge Street, Cork, last year’s winner of the ALFAPARF Fantastic Stylist Award hoping to prove he is a cut above the rest by retaining his title at this year’s ALFAPARF Fantastic Hairdresser of the Year Awards 2013

Here Fergal’s creative hands are at work on stylist Sally Nagle, Douglas at the launch of the ALFAPARF Fantastic Hairdresser Awards 2013.

It’s the biggest hair competition outside of Dublin.  The competition will be held on Sunday, November 3rd at the Silver Springs Moran Hotel, Cork from 1pm with 400 hairdressers competing for six artistic, two business awards and a new artistic award: the Inixia Photographic Award.

DECODERM Launches Flavourous Long-lasting Duo Lacquer

Lacquer-flavour-PF010809-Cranberry-and-Mint webDECODERM Flavourous Long-lasting Duo Lacquer comprises nine brilliant duo-colours with “appetising” names inspired from the world of ice cream. Be tempted by the FLAVOUROUS collection...Lattementa;  Belgian Waffle; Bubble Banana; Tropical Sorbet; Glamour Smoothie; Cranberry and Mint; Dark Stracciatella; Sailor's Ice Cream and Crema Catalana.

This ‘two-varnishes-in-one’ recession-buster line of nail varnishes with stylish colours and  double-headed, pen-style, dispenser for rapid, on-the-move, touch-ups  is a perfect handbag must-have.

Flavourous Long-lasting Duo Lacquer has excellent hold and perfect coverage from the very first stroke and is quick-drying, It is enriched with polymers for excellent hold and brilliant colour. The formula contains a UV filter for increased protection.

DECODERM Flavourous Long-lasting Duo Lacquer is paraben and fragrance and formaldehyde free
and comes in a 4 ml + 4 ml bottle.

DECODERM Flavourous Long-lasting Duo Lacquer is available in hair and beauty salons nationwide RRP €8.95 / £7.75 . 

For stockists’ details contact DECODERM tel: 045 856 490.

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