From one hairdresser to another 💛

Dear fellow hairdressers, 💛 As we press ‘play’ again on our salons we are all stepping into uncharted waters.  I’m writing this note, not to wag a finger, but to share our knowledge to help other salons and hairdressers keep their clients safe, their team safe, and prevent getting into trouble in the future.  …

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COVID-19 Client Pre-Screening Check

COVID-19 Client Pre-Screening Check Please do not enter the salon and please call 01708 452245 to cancel your appointment with us if you answer yes to any of the following health screening questions – Have you had the recent onset of a new continuous cough? Do you have a high temperature? Have you noticed a…

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Re-Opening

We’re are thrilled to reopen our salon’s hair services on Saturday 4th July.  Here are answers to your frequently asked questions.   Re-Booking  Our booking line is now open 01708 452245. For the time being our online booking system remains paused. Extra Care We understand that not everyone will feel ready to visit us again…

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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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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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