Style My Hair: the 3D app that lets you experiment with style and colour

Want pink hair in the blink of an eye? Or feeling indecisive about whether ice white, or rose gold is the colour for you this season?  You don’t need to play a guessing game anymore, because L’Oréal Professionnel has just launched a new hair makeover app called Style My Hair. We’ve been testing it in…


Smartbond: Protect your hair next time you colour

Smartbond: Incredible protection for colour and heat styled hair Smartbond is our new in salon L’Oréal hair service that protects hair bonds during the colour and lightening process. It’s a professional Bond strengthening system for all colour and bleach services and is delivering exceptional results. Protection products are not conditioning products.  Instead, just like hair…


Colour Me French

Meet the new Colour Me French Technique for Spring

Colour Me French: THE new colour technique for spring There are plenty of spring hair trends being heralded as ‘must-have’. From the return of the perm, to the 1980s wet look.  But, in salon, the look we’ve tototally fallen for is L’Oreal Professionnel Colour Me French.  A simple, natural looking colour that exudes sophistication.  It…


summer solour inspiration

Need Colour Inspiration for Summer?

If you’re looking for colour inspiration this summer, then Veronica Ferraro is the fashionista to follow. With ouver 450,000 followers on Instagram, the Italian social media darling is our personal favourite inspo guru when it comes to summer hair! And, there’s no place she loves better than ultra-festival, Coachella.  This year she used the festival…


long hair

Get Your Hair To Grow!

Can’t Get Your Hair To Grow? Here’s Why. The sun is finally out, which means long and flowing festival hair is back in. Are you finding it impossible to grow your locks past a certain length? Our team of L’Oreal Professionel expert stylists tell you what you can do about it. Breakage The number one…


Hair Colour Disaster

Hair disasters happen.  Whether it’s a bad home dye, or a bad salon experience.  But, don’t think the only cure is another bottle of home dye, or an extreme hair cut.  The Colour Correction experts at The Vanilla Room are here to help. Perhaps the home dye you tried has just not turned out how…


Spring Hair Colour

Blorange – Spring top trend

The oh so cool Georgia May Jagger started the trend back in Oct, and it seems that the quirky Blorange trend might be here to stay.  We’re seeing the likes of Jess Woodley and Hailey Baldwin going all out for this cute Bellini-inspired hair colour. OK, first question…what is Blorange?! Our colour expert stylists say…


thinning hair

5 Secrets to Styling Thinning Hair

Managing female hair loss – the long and short of it Time and time again we talk to clients who believe that once hair begins thinning, there’s no way back and they’ll have a ‘bad hair day’ every day.  This simply is not the case.  So, we decided to share 5 secrets to improved hair…


Hair Colour

Considering a Colour Change?

Colour is everywhere.  With trend alerts for every shade from ice blonde to rich chocolate.  The fact is, today, colour is key if you want hair that oozes style.  But, it’s not easy to achieve the look you dream of.  So, if you’re new to colour, or a colour junky considering a change, just what…


LVL Enhance: give your lashes a natural boost

Vanilla Room customer of 18 years Jill Willis reviews the LVL Enhance length-volume-lift treatment to see if it is as good as the beauty journos and celebs claim… When my TVR hair stylist mentioned a new lash treatment about to launch in salon, and said it promises to “add length, volume and lift to natural…