BRITISH HAIRDRESSING AWARD FINALISTS 2017……..

We are so pleased to announce that Jess Lyon Creative Director at Yeadon Salon and Ashley Wallis Senior Stylist at Rawdon Salon are through to the British Hairdressing,North Western,Hairdresser of the Year Finals! They will now go on to the second round judging, which will see their collection of eight images judged by industry peers and beauty press. The winners will be announced at a glittering event at the Grosvenor House hotel on Mayfair’s Park Lane on 27 November 2017. WOW! Well done to both of you for all your hard work love from everyone in the Yazz Team who are behind you all the way and feeling so proud of you both. Go Jess and Ashley………  

FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS……..

A fabulous opportunity for Year 10 students attending Horsforth School to visit various organisations and find out about different careers. Carolyn Jacobs, Academy Recruitment and two of our young Apprentices Jack Halloran and Maizie Carlton were representing the Academy and available to answer questions and take details of interested students who are thinking about following a Career in Hairdressing once they leave school. Students were also able to enjoy having their hair curled too…….Not bad for a Thursday morning! For more information on Apprenticeships please call 07961 226411 or email yazzhair@live.co.uk

Tigi Age Denied Hair Colour available at Yazz Hair!

Tigi Age Denied hair colour range Model

Great news for the the woman who’s hair is not as young as they feel! Yazz Number One Hair salons in Rawdon, Yeadon and Guiseley are now colouring with the new Tigi ‘Age Denied’ colour range! The Age Denied colour range is designed to rejuvenate the hair of the mature woman replacing core strength, elasticity and shine. In the following Tigi training video you can see the exceptional transformation of the models hair from a dull grey to the lush blond seen in the photo shoots! Book your next recolour with our professional Yazz colourists at Rawdon, Yeadon, or Guiseley!

Yazz Hairdressing Academy Open Day May 2017

Yazz Hairdressing Academy Yeadon, Leeds, Open Day 23 May 2017

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 HAIR STUDIO REACHES BACKSTAGE LIVE TOUR OF L’ORÉAL’S MEN IMAGE AWARD

LOreal Colour Trophy 2017 Logo

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

Our Barbering Course is In Full Swing!

Psst! Did you know that we teach hair styling and cutting skills via our Yazz Training Academy? Well, our latest barbering course is now in full swing – and our new students are more than ready for the challenge of the next few weeks. The Advanced Barbering course costs £200 and started on Monday, February 20. Taking place over five weeks – from 6pm to 9pm each Monday night – the course will teach those students who want to take cutting men’s hair to the next level. It’s been designed for creative people who want to learn the necessary practical and theoretical skills to either work in a barber’s shop or go self-employed. And who better to teach the course than our Yazz Hair Leeds stylists? Here are just some of the skills our students will learn along the way: Angles How to interpret clients’ wishes Graduating How to provide a good cut based on the density and thickness of the hair Natural growth patterns of the hair How to use razors, combs and electric clippers Tapering Square and rounded necklines Intrigued? Keep an eye on the Yazz Hair Leeds website for details of more courses just like this one. … Continue reading

Hairdressing Academy Recruiting 16 – 18 years olds for exciting career

Training for Hair Salon Jobs at Yazz Academy, Yeadon, North Leeds

We are Currently Recruiting for Hairdressing Apprenticeships for 2017 (ages 16 – 18 years) Your Career Starts Here… Are you creative, friendly and hard working? Enjoy talking and getting to know people? Do you like fashion and beauty? If so, a hairdressing apprenticeship could be for you! Hairdressing apprenticeships give you the opportunity to earn money while working in a salon and gaining a qualification at the same time. You’ll be in the salon four days a week and at college for a day too. Our NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Hairdressing courses enable you to become fully qualified, giving you a great foundation for your career in hairdressing. Yazz Hair Academy Leeds is an industry-accredited training academy that provides a passport to jobs worldwide. You can look forward to working under expert tuition and in the company of like-minded students. The course is taught by dedicated NVQ educators and accredited to the highest levels by City and Guilds and VTCT. Lessons include theory work, demonstrations, projects and hands-on workshops, so you’ll graduate with the right blend of practical skills, theory and qualifications.

Staff Team Building Day

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

Enjoy Some Not-to-be-missed In-Salon Deals on Black Friday

Tigi Black Friday 2016 Offers at Yazz Rawdon, Guiseley and Yeadon

Escape the chaos of the huge department stores and supermarkets this year and instead head down to Yazz Hair Leeds for some exclusive Black Friday deals! This year, the annual retail shopping bonanza falls on Friday, November 25th – and we’re getting in on the money-saving action by offering our customers – in our Rawdon, Guiseley and Yeadon salons – some great deals on TIGI hair products. The shopping event, which is an American traditional following Thanksgiving, sees hundreds and thousands of retailers, both on and offline, offer their best deals yet. If you’re brave enough to head down to the big department stores, you’ll be able to snap up some fabulous bargains, but right here in our salons it’ll be a much more tranquil affair. You could even head to our beauty sanctuary upstairs in our Rawdon salon for some much-needed time out! Our beauty therapist offers everything from facials to massages in our relaxed treatment room; book in as early as possible to avoid disappointment. And if you’re after some hair care bargains, don’t forget to head down to our salon and stock up on your favourite TIGI products. As ever, they will be by the door and … Continue reading

Enjoy the Latest Colour Trends – Direct from Italy – at Yazz Number One Hair Salon

Tigi colour Trip Range Training

The Yazz team’s jetting off to Italy tomorrow morning (Saturday) to experience the latest  colour trends and cutting styles in 2017 and beyond! The Matrix haircare company has invited our stylists along to Rome for two exciting days of training and evening events in the city. We’re dusting off our passports as we speak, as well as charging our phones and packing our bags! Arriving at the Sheraton Parco de’ Medici Rome Hotel following the short flight, we’ll be collecting our Matrix Destination 2016 badges and welcome pack and heading out to meet the talented team. We’ll then have chance to see and work on some of the latest trends in hair care, before bringing our newfound skills and experience back to our Leeds hair salon for our loyal customers. That’s right; you’ll be amongst the first to benefit from the tips we pick up over in Rome when you book in with us for a cut or colour. Watch this space as we’ll be bringing you another blog very soon, letting you in on how we got on and maybe sharing a few pictures too. Until next time… PS: Don’t forget to get booked in for your usual cut and … Continue reading