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

Careers Fair – Horsforth School 7 July 2016

Yazz academy attend Hawsforth School Careers Day

Careers Morning……… Leeds based, Yazz Hair Academy Team attended Horsforth High School. The team were their to answer questions and talk to students about hairdressing as a career. Phillipa O’Donnel, Careers Advisor said: ‘The students really enjoyed the recent Careers Morning and have given us some great feedback, especially the ones that had their hair done! The students got a lot of informative advice and guidance and I know they will use it when it comes to making major decisions in the future.

Yazz Stepping Up For Awards

Merry Christmas 2015 from everyone at Yazz Hairdressing and Beauty Salons in Leeds West Yorkshire

We have gone for both the Brıtısh Haırdressıng Awards and the British Business Awards this year. Lets make ıt Happen……… We are the Best ın West Yorkshıre! Best salons and best Academy. Enjoy and lıke and share and be proud………x

Hairdressing Apprenticeship 1 Day Taster Session

Now Recruiting! Yazz Training Academy Leeds 1 Day Hairdressing Course Taster Session Date of Courses: Mon1 Aug & Mon 22 Aug 2016 Time: 10am – 4.30pm Course Cost: £45.00 Course Content: An introduction to hairdressing. This 1 day taster session gives you an insight into both men’s and women’s hairdressing as a career. 10.00am – 10.30am Introduction to Yazz Academy An overview to what the Academy can offer in terms of becoming a hairdresser/barber. What progression routes are offered? An insight into industry apprenticeships. Question and answer session. 10.30am – 1.00pm Skill Building Session Students will learn how to blow dry hair and style hair and then shown how to create hair ups for all occasions, using different techniques and equipment. 1.00pm -1.30pm – Lunch 1.30pm – 4.30pm Freestyle Session Students will showcase skills and techniques they have learnt in the morning session. Students will complete two different looks for two different occasions. Students will present their models and discuss how they achieved the styles. Discussion and feedback session. 4.30pm – Finish Entry Requirements Interested in following hairdressing as a Career. 15 – 16 years of age Work experience or Saturday work in a salon is an advantage. Location Yazz … Continue reading

Yazz Number One Hair and Beauty Salons Leeds

Having your hair done at Yazz Hairdressers is more than just feeling great about looking  fantastic, it’s also about having good coffee with special  friends.What is more is that Yazz Rawdon also includes a beauty salon where you can treat yourself to pedicures, manicures, facials and much more! It does not matter if you want a one off restyle session with one of our superbly talented staff, or you want to be pampered by a qualified beautician, when it comes to hair and beauty in Leeds, the Yazz team will treat you as the star you are!   What our customers say about Yazz Number One: You can find more customer reviews on our Customer Review page Click for More details, or email an application to us today! Over 18 and looking for a career change? Private courses available in City and Guilds Hairdressing Level 2 & 3. Courses starting NOW! For more information contact us on 07961 226 411 or email: yazzhair@live.co.uk   Christmas is coming! Remember to get your gifts and gift vouchers from  your Yazz Hair and Beauty Salon! A Sample of what’s New at Yazz Number One See our News Page for the full story!