Jacqui Judging the Kitomba Awards

19 October 2017

Recently, Jacqui helped judge the annual Kitomba Awards. Here’s what she had to say about the experience: “I really enjoyed the judging process, it was great to be able to benchmark TG against NZ’s top salons of high calibre. I was presented with a list of finalists and left to my own devices. It took me 6 and a half hours to complete, I put everything into it and the entries were stunning. The finalists  should be very proud of the work and effort they’ve put into their entries. What stood out for me was the presentation of the entries.… Read More

Yulia Townsend at True Grit!

29 September 2017


  We were honoured to have Christchurch-based musician Yulia Townsend pop in to get her hair and makeup done for her performance at the Look Good Feel Better event at The Colombo. She looked incredible, and she absolutely rocked the pink look!  … Read More

Amber is a finalist!

26 September 2017

Congrats to our very own New Generation stylist Amber King, who has been selected as a finalist in the Editorial Stylist of the Year photographic competition! We’re so excited for her, and can’t wait to hear the results! Our fingers are crossed for you, Amber!   Check out the beautiful shot by Vicky from VQ Photography, and her model Liana Piggot showcasing Amber’s stunning work!    … Read More

Colour Day with Bex Brent from L’Oreal!

9 September 2017


  Bex Brent, a L’Oreal ambassador from Willis and York salon in Wellington came in for a salon training day on colour where we created vision boards on Spring/Summer colour trends. We can’t wait to share our inspirational new colours with you!    … Read More

Ashlee is leaving ✈️

7 September 2017

I have a bittersweet announcement to make … our wonderful Ashlee is moving to Melbourne to pursue her hairdressing career alongside some industry greats. I am so proud of this young lady and to have had her in my team for so long! We have seen this young lady bloom into a stunning young stylist. She is an absolute credit to ​T​rue Grit and an inspiration to many young stylists wanting to be the best hairdresser they can be​.​ 😘 ​G​ood luck ​Ashlee​,​ we are going to miss you very much​! ​A​shlee has promised she will be in touch with… Read More

Colour in a Flash

31 August 2017


Ladies, we know how hard it can be to find time to fit in a colour appointment when it’s a busy week. That’s why we’ve created the Colour in a Flash service! Freshen up your colour in your lunch break with one of our six ‘Colour Refreshers’. You’ll be in and out in only 75 minutes (and the service includes an express blow dry!) and only for $105!   Choose from our six colour refreshers:   1/ Golden Goddess. For blondes. Lightening oil refreshes and lifts your roots. Gets rid of your root line.   2/ Blonde Ambition. For blondes.… Read More