3 Signs Of Scalp Ageing & How To Fight Them

In a world where we’re bombarded, seemingly daily, with updates on the next newest and hottest skincare fad and there are lotions, potions, creams and 14-step face washing routines, it seems many of us are neglecting one very key area: our scalp. We know it can be confusing and exhausting at best (ridiculous and frustrating, at worst) to keep up … Read More

Glossing 101: What Is Colour Glossing & Why You Need It Now

Look, we understand that the wonderful world of hair styling is full of jargon and lingo that can sometimes seem like mumbo jumbo if you aren’t in the know. Pre-lightening, over directing, tipping, what on earth does it all mean? “Exactly,” we hear you say, “and while we’re at it what the heck is colour glossing?!” you yell into the … Read More

Living Coral: Celebrating the Colour of the Year

Pantone recently revealed 2019’s Colour of the Year, Living Coral and we are living for it. See what we did there? Seriously though, we love it, and we think you will too. Pantone’s annual pick ends up influencing everything from product design and advertising to fashion, hair and beauty so if you want to get ahead of the curve, the … Read More

New Year, New Hair: 2019 Resolutions You Might Actually Stick To

Happy New Year, friends! 2019 is here, so it’s time to put the last 365 days behind us and focus on what’s ahead. We think it’s the perfect time to also focus on what’s on our heads, so we can make this the year of no bad hair days. Go ahead and scoff, it might seem impossible but we promise … Read More

Christmas Gift Guide: Stocking Fillers Dextress-Style

Happy December, everyone! You know what that means – trees, tinsel, too many wines at the office Christmas party (we won’t judge) and, of course, the gifts. Oh God, the gifts. Don’t get us wrong, we love to give just as much as we love to receive but we know it can be stressful to find the perfect gift to say … Read More

Goldwell Color Zoom 2018: Dextress Toronto Takeover

Back in July, Dextress took part in Goldwell Colour Zoom 2018, a live hairdressing competition where stylists from across Australia duke it out to win a coveted spot in the international Global Zoom finals, and guess what? Our talented Jess won silver in the Creative Artist category and our resident braid expert Mady took home the New Talent gold award, and … Read More

Goldwell @Pure Pigments: A New Revolution in Hair Colour

Professional haircare wizards Goldwell have recently released their newest development in hair colour – @Pure Pigments, a breakthrough that is reinventing coloured hair as we know it. Through joint research with Fujifilm, they have created six concentrated dye additives that incorporate new technology to allow absolute freedom to achieve whatever colour our hair-obsessed hearts desire.  Goldwell HD3 Dye Technology The … Read More

Winter Hair 101: How To Solve Your Winter Hair Woes

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Here in Brisbane, winter can feel like a welcome relief from the heat, humidity, frizzy hair and sweaty upper lips that go hand in hand with a subtropical Queensland summer. Finally, we can pull our jackets, jumpers and coats from their lonely lives, usually untouched, in the wardrobe and enjoy wrapping up on chilly nights, having an excuse to stay … Read More

Why A Healthy Scalp Will Completely Transform Your Hair

It makes total sense that when you look after your skin, you unlock everything from a radiant face to baby-smooth hands and feet. So it’s no wonder that the hair industry is taking inspo from the skincare sphere when it comes to scalp health. Just like any other part of your body, the scalp is sensitive, unique and reacts to … Read More

5 Romantic Hairstyles To Try This Valentine’s Day

Love is in the hair…ahem, air. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, merely a few days away, and what better way to sweep the man of your dreams off his feet than with a romantically beautiful hairstyle. Yes, ladies. We can do the sweeping too! Confidently wear your locks when you head out for the evening, and you’ll find … Read More