Salon – On Hold

COVID-19 Update:  It is with heavy hearts that we press PAUSE for a while on our services and temporarily close our Hornchurch salon.  After much consideration we have taken this necessary action to ensure we do the right thing and keep our team and clients safe in these unprecedented times.   For now, all appointments are on hold and we…

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Spatially happy & healthy

We’re working hard to make sure clients can still visit, and enjoy their hair appointments with a raft of new measures designed to keep everyone happy, safe & healthy during these uncertain times. Thanks to the size of our Hornchurch salon we’re able to make sure all clients are 2 metres apart – something we’re…

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coronavirus salon safeguarding

Coronavirus Salon Safeguarding

There is much uncertainty surrounding the COVID 19 (coronavirus), rest assured at The Vanilla Room we are following industry anti-infection best practice and putting in place stringent coronavirus salon  safeguarding measures to keep our team and clients safe and healthy.  As the best salon in Essex 2020, you can have complete trust in our strict…

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Spring Colour Techniques

We were thrilled to welcome the renowned hair colour consultant Carolyn Newman into the salon recently for the second in our new TVR colour education programme.  The focus was on new colour trends, including Pivot colour and Backwash Balayage. Sam, who celebrated her promotion to TVR Art Director earlier this month, says: “Our training days…

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Best Salon in Essex

We did it!  We’re incredible proud to have been crowned Best Salon in Essex at the 2019 Salon Awards!  It was such a hotly contested category – from thousands of hair salons, to a list of finalists packed with the most well known salon names – we came out on top and were crowned winners…

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ID Artist Ryan

ID Artist Ryan

Creative Stylist Ryan has been living his best hairdresser life this week. He headed off to take part in a colour masterclass with British Hairdresser of the Year, Sally Brooks. L’Oréal Professionnel invited Ryan as he was shortlisted as an ID Artist and they think he is a future talent to watch! ID Artists is…

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East London Hair Salon of the Year

Best Hair Salon in East London

We’ve pushed local style credentials sky high this week thanks to a new award win – we’ve scooped the title of East London Hair Salon of the Year 2019 at the prestigious at The London Hair & Beauty Awards. Earlier this year we unveiled an extensive re-fit, designed to put Hornchurch High Street on the…

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Kim - Master Stylist

Welcome back!

After enjoying her maternity leave, Kim has returned to The Vanilla Room! We are delighted to have Kim back in the team, and she will be available for ladies and gents cut, styling and colour. Kim will be the same stylist level as before her maternity leave, and re-joins as a Master Stylist.   It’s…

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London Hair and Beauty Awards

London Hair & Beauty Awards – Finalists!

The Vanilla Room has been shortlisted as a finalist for hotly contested title of East London Hair Salon of the Year at The London Hair & Beauty Awards. The awards is an a celebration of the hair and beauty professionals who have gone above and beyond in the salon and made a real difference in…

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Essex Salon Awards 2019

Essex Salon Awards – Finalists!

The Vanilla Room has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Best Salon Award at the prestigious Essex Salon Awards.  We’re up against some of the most well known, and respected salons in the county, and making it as a finalist is an incredible achievement. We’re so proud of ourselves and the team is brimming…

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