Category: News

Some Tough Hairdresser.

Picture of Team starting Tough Mudder

As the sun rose on Sunday morning, 7 brave team members of a.k.a Hairdressing awoke knowing today was going to be a day of blood sweat and tears.  The team had been fund raising for more than 2 months to support “The Little Princess Trust” an amazing charity which makes wigs for children who are…

Bristol Lifestyle Awards 2016

Bristol Bridge

We have been shortlisted in the “Bristol Lifestyle Awards 2016 ” as Bristol Hair and Beauty Facility of the Year 2016 We are thrilled with this great news. The awards are being held in March and celebrates all that’s great in Bristol. We need your vote.  Please help by voting for us Here.

Eirann crowned NHF Photographic Stylist of the Year

Stylist Eirann

Eirann has been crowned one of the UK’s best stylists, after winning in the NHF Photographic Stylist of the Year competition. The competition, run by the National Hairdressers’ Federation announced the winners on Sunday November 15 at the NHF’s Britain’s Best competition. This year the competition received record entries, making Eirann’s win in the Photographic…

Congratulations Bryony and Stuart.

Congratulations to Bryony & Stuart. Bryony has been working hard and has completed her first year on the salon floor as a Graduate Stylist.  We are thrilled to announce that she is being promoted to Fresh Stylist from November 1st 2015.  Well done Bryony, keep up the good work. Stuart has wowed his loyal client…

Welcome Tom.

Photo of Designer Tom Jay

  Welcome Tom Top local stylist Tom Jay has joined the team this month.  Returning to a.k.a Hairdressing after working in top Bristol salons for the past few years as salon Designer.  With over 12 years experience Tom loves all aspects of hairdressing,  his wealth of knowledge and passion has won him competition success in…

L’Oréal Colour Trophy Winner.

Rachel and Model

  Last night Rachel attended the Grand Final of the L’Oréal Colour Trophy in London.  The event is the highlight of the hairdressing industry with competitors from all corners of the U.K putting on their glad rags to enjoy the gala evening.   The evening showcases the best talent the U.K has to offer.  …

Amazing new product 3D Hair…..

3D Banner

      We have an AMAZING new product in stock;  3D Hair. It’s a great way to eliminate the appearance of fine hair. For men and women of all ages that want to give their hair a fuller, thicker look.  It is made up of tiny natural protein fibres that latch on to your…

The English Hair and Beauty Awards 2015

On Sunday 29th March, team A.K.A headed up to Manchester for the English Hair and Beauty Awards 2015 at the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel. It was a wonderful evening with live music, delicious food and of course lots of celebrations with awards being announced throughout the evening. We are very pleased to announce that A.K.A…

L’Oreal Colour Trophy 2015

Fiona Model

Well what a year for a.k.a so far,  we have entered 3 competitions and this week we found out that we are finalists for all 3. At 12.00pm today the L’Oreal colour trophy finalists where announced, we entered the Mens Image Award, the Woman’s Image Award and the Young Colourist Awards.  We all sat around the computer…

The English Hair & Beauty Awards Update.

We have had some great news this week.  Thanks to all the lovely people that nominated us we have successfully secured not 1 but 2 places in the “English Hair & Beauty Awards” 2015 final.  This is such an achievement we are all so pleased to be finalists.   We have been nominated for “Salon of…