Our Toni&Guy experts offer their top tips and tricks for getting your locks spring-ready. From the quick-fix hairstyle to the latest in-salon colour treatment that will transform your look. Here's how to prep and prime hair to perfection
meet the experts
Technical Artistic Director
Stylist & Franchise Owner
label.m Product Expert
Toni&Guy Westfield London
'The fantastic label.m Brightening Blonde range keeps blonde hair looking polished and fresh,' label.m Product Expert Ben Vowles explains.
'to achieve that coveted matte, textured look,
use Label.m Texturising Volume Spray, £12.95,'
'Protect the hair from harmful UV rays with label.m Protein Spray, £13.75, and Leave-In Conditioner, £13.75,' warns Ben. 'Both add moisture to parched locks.'
'On holiday, apply label.m Intensive Mask, £13.75, to protect locks and create that tousled look,' says Max.
Stylist and franchise owner Max Tate recommends you see in the spring with a brand new cut like the super-flattering I-Pop (right). 'Its choppy layers make it really easy to maintain,' he says. 'You can keep the shape sleek with label.m Relaxing Balm, £13.75, or turn up the volume with label.m
Volume Foam, £13.50, for an edgier look.'
'for the perfect quick-fix change, opt for the 30-minute hair up service for just £25,' Max suggests
Refresh tired tresses with a professional blow-dry. Choose from ten key styles with their own names – be Alexa one day and Lily the next. From £25. Find your nearest salon: visit toniandguy.com
Lumi-Ombrage is a mix of Ombre and Balayage techniques. Cecilia tells us it's the most effective way to create a blend of tones that illuminate your colour and frame your face. Book a consultation at your local salon: visit toniandguy.com
'Don't over-wash hair or colour will fade.
use label.m Dry Shampoo to keep you going in between salon appointments,' recommends cecilia
'A Drastic change of colour can involve the added hassle of rethinking your make-up. Sometimes all you need is to "accessorise" your cut with a well-placed flash of colour,' says technical artistic director Cecilia. 'it's affordable, low-commitment and quick enough to do in your lunch break.'
Take extra care with coloured hair. For a gentle cleanse,
use label.m Colour Stay Shampoo, £11.75