Your Yazz Year

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!

Paul Magazine Q&A Session

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

Yazz Beauty Tip

Lip hhair removal available at Yazz Beauty, Rawdon, Leeds

Mixing sugar or sea salt with shower gel makes a quick fix ex-foliating scrub, perfect for your pre tan preparation. Try mixing peppermint oil into your lip gloss to plump your lips. Use white eye-liner to make your eyes pop, even when your feeling tired. Cover your eyelid with a light concealer before applying eye-shadow to intensify the colour of the shadow.

Party Time is Here! Get Party Ready with our Christmas Party Package!

Yazz Number One Christmast Party Package for those pre-party must do's

Hurray! It’s Christmas party time again! And to celebrate we have created a Christmas Party Package so you can book those pre-party beauty must do’s in one go, and get some money off too! In the Christmas Party Package package you get: Shellac File & Polish St Tropez Spray Tan Express Eyelash Extensions All for £60 (Usually £77.00) To book this package for yourself or someone that you want to treat, call in or ring our Rawdon branch: Yazz Number One Beauty 34 New Road Side, Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6HN Tel: 0113 2504511

New Enhanced Eyelash Treatment available at Yazz Beauty

Beauty Treatments available at Yazz Number One Beauty, Rawdon, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Yazz Beauty at our Rawdon Salon is now offering LVL Enhance Lashes treatments. A traditional lash perm, LVL Enhance straightens your natural lashes at the root, creating the appearance of longer, thicker lashes. Plus the added lash tint creates a mascara-style effect, so your lashes are perfect from the moment you wake up. No extensions, no adhesive and no need for mascara! Remember, All new clients to Yazz Beauty receive 50% off their first visit, so if this is your first visit to Yazz Beauty you can try out this new treatment at half price!

Yazz Rawdon Welcomes Beauty Therapist – Charlotte Quinlan

Yazz Rawdon new Beaty Therapist Charlotte Quinlan

New Beauty Therapist Joins The Yazz Rawdon Team Yazz Rawdon says hello and welcome to their new Beauty Therapist team member Charlotte Quinlan. Charlotte says: “I have worked in the beauty industry for 6 years qualifying from The Yorkshire College of Beauty therapy with a distinction. I have been fortunate enough to gain salon management experience from a young age and have studied NVQ level 2 and 3 in Beauty therapy. Also I have done lots of additional training courses and worked closely with Dermalogica having acquired my ‘Expert Status’. Currently i am studying a Diploma level 3 in make-up artistry ready to take on all your make-up needs! I am a very motivated and passionate therapist and I am very excited to progress my journey to the next stage by becoming a member of the team at Yazz.” Charlotte is taking appointments from 24 May,  As a bonus we are offering 50% off all Beauty Treatments to NEW and EXISTING Clients on first visit, on production of this voucher. This offer expires on 24 June 2016, so be quick! Yazz Rawdon Appointments Tel: 0113 250 4511

The Only Way is up for Yazz Number One Hair Studio!

Yazz Number One Hair Studio Then and Now in 2016

The Only Way is up for Yazz Number One Hair Studio and its Trainees! – says Owner Paul A FORMER Scottish footballer recently returned to the Leeds-based hairdressing salon he opened some 19 years ago to recreate a now-sentimental photo for owner, Paul Shakeshaft. John Hendrie first cut the ribbon on Yazz’s first salon – located in Yeadon, Leeds – joined by hairdresser and owner Paul and his then three-year-old daughter, Yasmin. The inspiration behind the salon’s name, Yasmin – then just a toddler – happily posed for a picture with her Dad and the footballing star – but little did she know back then that she’d eventually join the hairdressing profession too. Now, almost two decades later, John agreed to pose for a light-hearted recreation of the same photo that marked the beginning of an exciting career for Paul – and now, for his daughter Yasmin. Twenty-two-year-old Yasmin says if it wasn’t for the success of her Dad’s business she wouldn’t have joined the profession in the first instance. While Paul encouraged his daughter to join the hair industry when she left school, a then 16-year-old Yasmin had other ideas. Insistent she wanted to take on an office job, … Continue reading

Beauty Tips for March 2016 and Mothers Day!

The Best Beauty Advice We Ever Received From Our Mothers. Mother’s Day is definitely a time to pamper your mom and shower her with gifts — but it’s also a time to reflect on what she has given you, too! Besides your gorgeous looks, we bet she’s passed down some sage beauty advice. In honour of, well, honouring the amazing women who gave birth to us, at Yazz hair & Beauty we rounded up the best grooming wisdom we’ve learned from our mothers! My mum always told me to have self respect an love myself for who I am..Which I will pass on to my daughter along with drink plenty of water an treat people the way that you want to be treated😃 Sarah beauty therapist at Yazz! My mum always told me to be myself and never follow the crowd! And of course the perfect tips to applying lip liner and lipstick! Alice senior stylist My mother told me to always take my make up off at night with a proper cleanser! Julie Radcliffe,Yazz barber! My mother told me to always look my best and always exfoliate before tanning. Abi senior stylist My mums advise to me was to … Continue reading