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Early Bird Special……….

To celebrate re-opening on Mondays from 25th March 2019. We are thrilled to be bringing back our “Early Bird Special” on Mondays.  Book a colour any Monday in up to the end of May and get 20% off Colour.  The team will be working a split shift, you can see Eirann and Tess one week […]

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New Express French Balayage

  A firm favourite on the catwalk, Balayage has fast become one of the most popular highlighting requests. And it is easy to see why. Applied by hand rather than foils,  Balayage creates sun-kissed natural hair with a beautiful blended look.  The technique uses soft subtle patches of light and shade and is a great […]

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Congratulations Amber

  We are thrilled to announce that the wonderful Amber is now to be promoted to salon Stylist.  Amber has wowed her clients with her amazing colour and cutting skills.  Her positive caring approach has won the hearts of all her clients. Congratulations Amber it is a joy to have you as part of the […]

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We’re Hiring

  We are looking for a fun loving stylist to join our team,  we offer great rates of pay with a guaranteed salary, commission, holiday pay and pension.  We have an amazing team that care for each other, and would love to meet you.  If you “Love” your job and want to be creative while […]

Charley Designer

So Long Charley……..

After 11 wonderful years our lovely designer Charley has decided to take a break from hairdressing and will be looking after her children full time at home.  As many of you know Charley has not lived in Bristol for some time and had a 50 mile round trip each day, we count ourselves very lucky […]

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L’Oreal Colour Trophy 2017

A great time was had by all at the South West regional semi final of the L’Oreal Colour Trophy last night. The event was held at The Passenger Shed in Temple Meads and this year we had three talented teams in the running. As always the event was an exciting, vibrate and innovating affair, showcasing […]

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Mothers Day Treats

The scent of spring is in the air, the daffodils are out and Mother’s day is soon approaching. Make this year stands out and treat her to a truly luxury experience, we’ve got it covered at AKA. With fabulous products from top brands including; Moroccan Oil, Redken and L’Oreal, and the strengthening and nourishing Olaplex […]

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New Graduate Stylist.

Congratulations to Amber!  Who has been working tirelessly under the watchful eye of Beverley to complete her NVQ level 2 in hairdressing. Here she is with her Certificate of Achievement.  You can now book  appointments with our “Graduate Stylist” at a special price  until 1st August 2017.  Book online here or call on 0117 9042244. Well done Amber, we are all very […]

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We’re Hiring.

a.k.a Professional Hairdressing is an independent salon in the heart of Gloucester Road Bristol. We have been trading for over 13 years and have recently expanded. Over the past few years we have won many awards, we are most proud of being named “South West Salon of the Year” 2015 by the English Hair and […]

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New Promotion

Amidst the chaos of our thriving January sale, this month saw the promotion of our well deserving receptionist and go to girl, Judith. I’m sure you are all familiar with her vibrant personality, always striving to make you feel at ease as soon as you step in our salon. She will now be taking on […]