colour expert

in salon blondes - from the blonde experts at yoshiko hair, the st kilda hairdresser by Dani Blakeley

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At Yoshiko we are known for our Blondes. With the launch of L'Oreal Professional's #BLONDEFIDENT filmed at Yoshiko on Fitzroy Street, our expertise has been used nationally. Yet we get our greatest satisfaction from working on our clients.

At Yoshiko we pride ourselves on all our blondes including the Golds, Ashes and Pastel Blondes. At Yoshiko we shall be able to give you the tone you want and an after salon treatment program designed around your specific needs. Be it a full head lighten, ballyage or a full head of foils. You can be assured that with in salon use  of L'Oreal Professional Colour along with #SMARTBOND, shall protect and improve the condition of your hair.

Our team of colourist at Yoshiko are the most experienced colour experts in St Kilda. With Kelly who is a L'Oreal Professional ID Artists and former member of the high prestigious UK Colour Fame team. While Chris's colour and styling work has graced the pages of many fashion magazines. Finally Yoshiko Hair's Dani is L'Oreal Professional Colour Ambassador and St Kilda's Most Awarded Hairdresser. Dani was a finalist in Hair Expo's Aus/NZ Colourist of Year 2016.

st kilda's hair colour experts - behind the scenes with a hair expo colour finalist by Dani Blakeley

A insight at Behind the scenes of Yoshiko Hair's Zaibatsu collection, and what it takes to be selected as one of four finalist in Hair Expo's Aus/NZ Colourist of the Year. When the Hair Expo awards are judged every year the panel are looking for a forward looking collection which showcases great skill by the colourist.

 Zaibatsu was created by St Kilda Hairdresser, Dani who did both the cuts and colours in this collection. She developed this collection which celebrates a strong cult of individualism, to create new colour techniques which  could inspire clients and fellow hairdressers alike.  As part of her Role of a L'Oreal Professional Guest Artist Dani teach hairdressers around Australia new techniques.

Yoshiko Hair has the strongest Colour Department in St Kilda Hairdressing, with Dani joined by fellow L'Oreal Professional Guest Artist Kelly. Kelly was on the famous UK Colour Fame team and a finalist in the L'Oreal UK Colour trophy. The salon has created over ten National  Colour and Cut campaigns for Colour Companies. Including L'Oreal Australia"s Hair Contouring, Smartbond and Blondefident campaigns.

st kilda's colour experts - yoshiko hair by Dani Blakeley

yoshiko hair hair expo finalist colorist 2016

Its a big claim to say that you are Colour Experts of St Kilda, yet Yoshiko Hair has more than enough credence to backup their claim.

Yoshiko Hair is St Kilda's most awarded Hair Salon. Creative Director Dani Blakeley latest acclaim was to be selected as one of four finalist as Hair Expo's Australian/New Zealand Colourist of the Year 2016. On top of this Dani has taken undertaken more than ten National Colour Campaigns, where she created and showcased new colour and cut looks for  Australian consumers.

Her latest campaigns she worked on include L'Oreal Australia's Smartbond and Blondefident ( Which was filmed at Yoshiko).

 While Head Colourist Kelly, comes with amazing hair history in the UK. Including  being a L'Oreal Colour Trophy finalist and being a member of UK Fame Colour team. Kelly is known for her amazing colour work including blondes.

Chris is Yoshiko's latest addition to the colour team. Chris a king of seamless ballyage and creative colour and is already building a reputation of a true Colour Expert.

All our colourist come with over ten years of experience and have had their colour work published.

Both Kelly and Dani are Guest Artist for L'Oreal Australia. Dani being a L'Oreal Australia Colour Ambassador.

 

2017 autumn hair trends - st kilda hairdresser yoshiko hair by Dani Blakeley

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With the colder months approaching us in Melbourne, it is a great time to update your hair colour and cut.

Yoshiko Hair's Dani who regularly has done Hair Forecast, for renown journals such as The Colorist and Behind the Chair in the USA sees the the following trends developing:

With Hair Colour we shall see softer colours. Colours such as Rose Gold, Beige Blondes, Caramel and ChestNut Browns shall be popular. Ballyage remain a strong trend, but with blonde tones softened for Autumn.

With L'Oreal Professional and Smartbond you will be able to have the confidence that your hair, shall maintain its condition with these colours. 

To help your colour last longer make sure you a good Colour Shampoo. Shu Uemura's Colour Luste shampoo help maintain virbracy in your hair colour. While Shu Uemura's Colour Enhancing Conditioners shall help maintain your colour. Warm Blonde,Venetian Blonde and Chestnut shall be ideal with this years Autumn Colours.

Both Yoshiko's Kelly and Dani are Colour Guest Artist for L'Oreal  Professional, Australia.