Take your hair to new heights with Redken

23 January 2018

A photo of a woman with short hair.

Make a statement this year with Redken’s range of volumising and texturising products. If you have fine hair and struggle with creating volume and body, we’ve got solutions to help you out. Redken Aerate 08  This volumising & texturising hair-cream is simply revolutionary. It combines the benefits of a mousse and the moisturising properties of a cream to give your hair added lift while keeping your hair soft and smooth. To apply, simply smooth over damp hair and let air dry or blow-dry. Redken Powder Grip 03 A small amount of this hair powder will provide volume and texture at… Read More

Five Ways to Braid

21 January 2018

Reverse braid.

Learning to braid is an easy and efficient way to spice up your hairstyle without having to change its colour or length. We’ve put together a list of the top five braid styles worth learning at home, or as your next up-do in the salon. French Braid The classic when it comes to plaiting, the French Braid continues to be a favourite for those wanting an elegant and refined look. As easy to put together as it is to style into a bun or an up-do, the art of French Braiding is definitely worth learning and practicing.   Fishtail Braid… Read More

Five ways to get Party Hair

There’s no hiding the fact that the start of the year brings with it plenty of social engagements. If you’re planning on getting dressed up and heading out, remember to let your hair in on the fiesta too. Named after some of favourite Christchurch spots, follow our tips to make sure you’re looking your best from top to toe, or book an appointment with us to really make a statement with your party hair.  Glamour Wave Perfect for a party or glam night out, this do is soft and elegant. A beautiful and classic look that edges on the vintage,… Read More

How to wear coloured hair

Purple hair.

Don’t be fooled into thinking there’s only a certain number of colours your hair can be. From pinks to purples, blues and ‘bloranges’, team True Grit can turn your dream colour into reality and really let you let your hair down when it comes to showing off your do. Here’s our pick on what to try next time you feel a colour change coming on. Go Go Grey If you’ve got grey hair naturally, lucky you. If going grey naturally is a bit before your time however you can always take the plunge early and try it out by dying… Read More

How to accessorise your hair

Hair with a head scarf.

If things are feeling all a little dull with your hair style yet you’re happy with the cut and colour, try out some accessories to bring your hair to life. Whether it’s a few fresh flowers for a big celebration, an easy headband to sling on before you go out, or a cleverly gathered headscarf, add a punch to your look in less than 2 minutes with our following tips. With flowers Don’t think putting pretty flowers in your hair is a privilege only reserved for brides. If you’re heading to an outdoor festival, or simply a summer BBQ and… Read More

Easy Styles for Men

20 January 2018

A man with a man bun.

Men, if you’re in need or a new do of a tidy up of what you currently have then the team at True Grit are more than happy to help. For styles that won’t have you tied up in front of the mirror in the morning, check out our list of easy but handsome styles to see you through the working week as well as any social engagement. #1 Buzzcut Perhaps the winner when it comes to low maintenance hair, the buzz cuts has its roots firmly in a military background (that doesn’t mean however you need to team it… Read More