Looking to enter the exiting world of Hairstyling? Then Yazz Hairdressing Academy, one of the top styling academies in the country, are holding an open day for enthusiastic school leavers that want to learn real world skills in the fashion and beauty industry, and get paid to do so at the same time! For more details on the Open Day or about our world class hair salon training please ring Carolyn on 07961 226411
Yazz Number One Hair Studio, Leeds, has made it through the first round and into the semi-finals of the L’Oréal Colour Trophy Awards 2017. This means that they will now go head to head with salons in the area at the North Eastern Backstage Live Final event to be held on 11 April 2017 at The Royal Armouries, Leeds competing in the L’Oréal Men’s Image Award Category. In the first round, hundreds of photographic images from across the country were judged by the most influential names in hairdressing including Trevor Sorbie MBE, Jamie Stevens, leading session stylist & press favourite Adam Reed and hairdressing icon Charles Worthington MBE. Yazz Number One Hair Studio fought of stiff competition and were successfully chosen to go through to the next round of the competition – the Backstage Live Finals. The next stage of the competition will put the team through their paces as they will now have to create a live model look that demonstrates an awareness for Autumn/Winter 2017/18 hair and fashion trends as outlined in the brief. The model look must be original, modern and inspirational. The team of judges are looking for a trend-setting, show stopping total look that can … Continue reading
A brand new year is the perfect time to try a brand new look! Why ever not, eh? And now that we’ve got January out of the way and your bank balance is looking a little better off (hopefully!), consider getting booked in to Yazz Number One Hair Salon Leeds to give something new a go. In the hope of offering you a little inspiration on the hair front, we’re bringing you five styles you could try in 2017. Hey, why not try all five – one after the next?! Read on… A Sleek Up Do Everyone should try a sleek up do at least once – even if it’s for their wedding day. Beautifully elegant, an up do is simple yet chic. It’s also easy on the maintenance – once it’s done it’s done. They’ll be no fiddling about with your hair in the toilets; it should stay put all night or day. Perfect! Beautifully Boho Heading to a spring or summer wedding? Or perhaps you’ve been invited to Aintree or Ascot? Go for something a little different hair-wise and try a beautifully boho look like this one (below). It’s easy for our Yazz hair stylists to create and … Continue reading
Emil McMahon aka mrhaircare recently spent the day with the entire Yazz Hair team at the launch of a year-long programme of development and training. The topics covered in the days session included: How to develop core skills to maintain the high levels of hairdressing. Customer service offered at the three Yazz Salons. Information on how to develop awareness of the Yazz brand and building client loyalty through the use of social media and communication. It was an action packed day with lots of interaction that set the scene for a productive and energising year of activities all designed to help everyone achieve their goals this year. The aims and objectives of the training plan have been set and the team left the day energised and focussed. A truly inspirational day for everyone!
The TIGI Inspirational Youth training program is an intensive 6 month training program run by TIGI. There are only a limited number of places each year and competition to be awarded a place is intense. In 2010 Yazz stylist Rosie Binns won a place on the training program. This is the TIGI video from that year. If you are 16 to 18 and you are exited about a career in hair styling, visit our Yazz Academy page. Based in Yeadon, North Leeds, the Yazz Hairdressing academy provides a limited number of places for training the next generation of stylists. If you have that burning desire, we have the training to make you the very best you can be.
The Yazz team are always striving to keep at the top of their game. Today we had a great team when members of the Leeds based Yazz Number One Hair Studio football team ended the day with a 5 a side victory in a friendly match against LW Graphics, Bradford. Happy Days
Christmas has come early this year at Bronte House School Christmas Fair. On Saturday 3 December Carolyn Jacobs, Sales and Marketing and New Senior Stylist Annabelle Harpin, based at Yeadon Salon attended the school to sell and give advice on Tigi Christmas Gift Sets and Ghd electrical products. Parents and children attended this 3 hour traditional Christmas event where lots of local businesses besides ourselves came along to sell their gifts. The School choir and orchestra were playing music throughout the day in the schools new dining hall which was crowded with parents, teachers and children celebrating Christmas whilst enjoying a choice of food ranging from bacon sandwiches to festive mince pies. This is an event we love to attend every year!
In this YouTube video Anthony Mascolo talks through an amazing photo-shoot event showcasing the Tigi Bedhead, Catwalk, and other products.
This year, Leeds based Yazz Number One Hair Studio, Yazz Beauty and Yazz Hairdressing Academy celebrated Christmas at Bibi’s Italian Restaurant in Leeds City Centre. With a dress to impress code, the team all looked amazing……. we sat down to an enjoyable meal and a few drinks, waiting anxiously for the entertainment to begin! Bibi’s very own Elton John Tribute Act took us all on a most enjoyable trip down memory lane to the sounds of Rocket Man, Crocodile Rock, Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me, Saturday Nights Alright and many more. A truly memorable Yazz Christmas Party………..A fun time was had by all! Thank you everyone and Merry Christmas!
Our own Paul Shakeshaft has recently been interviewed for a magazine article and her are some of the interview questions and answers revealing Paul’s vision for the Yazz brand and guidance for new business start-ups. How did you get the idea for your concept? I was already a hairdresser, my goal was to build a strong and identifiable brand in the area which would deliver exceptional service to all of our customers, bringing modern and bang up to date trends and colouring techniques to a local town, without having to travel into the City. Describe your style and concept. Yazz is a thoroughly modern Award Winning Hair Salon; we actively listen our customers and address their needs on a one to one basis. Making them the very best version of themselves. What was your mission at the outset ? To deliver exceptional service to all of our customers ,ensuring we have the best and most educated teams to do this, this remains today. To what do you attribute your success? Our customers first and foremost both loyal and new, the amazing feedback we get and recommendations to visit our Salons are outstanding. Of course the team who always give 100% … Continue reading