We cater to clients with sensitivities and fine or thinning hair

If you've experienced itching, redness, swelling, red and watery eyes or a skin inflammation/rash from having your hair coloured, chances are you're allergic to PPD. PPD is a chemical substance found in hair dye,  predominantly in darker colours. Did you know that we use a PPD free colour line? We take our client's health seriously.If you have had a reaction [...]

By | 2018-02-09T20:36:00+00:00 October 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We cater to clients with sensitivities and fine or thinning hair

Real Life KeraStraight Results

This is Emily's most recent KeraStraight client. The first photo was sent to JOY after she walked her dog in the rain the day she got her treatment. She was thrilled how the frizz was kept at bay! The second photo is her hair after a shower, dried with only a blowdryer and her fingers. "It's about the same as [...]

By | 2018-02-09T20:36:00+00:00 January 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Real Life KeraStraight Results

5 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Flat Iron

Do you have a flat iron? A professional grade iron is meant to last years! Here's some tips for keeping yours in tip-top shape. http://www.modernsalon.com/features/hair-beauty/5-Ways-to-Extend-the-Life-of-Your-Flatiron-274631871.html

By | 2018-02-09T20:36:00+00:00 September 12th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Flat Iron

Ohhhh the internet…

Although we definitely commend those wishing to educate themselves, in light of some recent cancellations due to clients "doing some research" of their own, we feel it necessary to share with you some of the pitfalls of doing your research online. The problems with online findings are: a) often it's not current information b) you may not be reading information [...]

By | 2018-02-09T20:36:00+00:00 August 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ohhhh the internet…

Hair Colour Facts: Ammonia vs Non Ammonia

If you have experienced sensitivites to hair colour, you may be someone who is drawn to ammonia-free formulas. Fact: most people do not react to the ammonia in haircolour, they react to the PPD (paraphenylenediamine)- an additive in hair colour that gives the red and violet undertones needed to support the depth of darker shades. Ammonia is not something to [...]

By | 2018-02-09T20:36:00+00:00 July 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hair Colour Facts: Ammonia vs Non Ammonia

Come and check out our space

It's summer and there's never been a better time to get yourself a fresh look. Come into JOY and meet our team while you're shopping at Lonsdale Quay. The ONLY hair salon created with a purely philanthropic intent, where you can leave feeling as good as you look! We're looking forward to seeing you!

By | 2018-02-09T20:36:00+00:00 June 5th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Come and check out our space