The latest news from The FHA and the hairdressing industry…

Members thrilled with FHA’s colour creative training day – with world famous Carolyn Newman

2019-05-14T13:14:35+00:00May 14th, 2019|News & Blogs|

Freelance Hairdressing Association members said a recent training day with the world famous Carolyn Newman was 'inspirational' and 'highly educational'. Carolyn presented a colour creative workshop for hairdressers to learn how to manage client expectations, advance consultation skills, express colour techniques and effective hair plans. FHA members were thrilled with the session. Some comments... "Thank [...]

Behind the scenes – preparations for Inspire well underway

2019-05-08T12:40:35+00:00May 8th, 2019|News & Blogs|

Sheila Abrahams, FHA Founder Our prestigious Inspire event is the highlight of the year for many freelance hairdressers and industry names. But organising such a huge event is a big deal – all the fabulous stage presentations, appearances from hairdressing icons, incredible Village Fair, and of course the FHA UK Freelance Awards, it’s no [...]

A First for FHA!

2019-03-22T10:27:12+00:00March 22nd, 2019|News & Blogs|

Bursary Wella Studio Manchester March 2019 What a great turnout we had in Manchester. Some members had travelled from as far as Newcastle and it was wonderful to catch up with long standing members and meet new ones. The group learned about the new KP+ and Illumina Opal Essence and in the [...]

2019 News

2019-01-16T13:15:11+00:00January 16th, 2019|News & Blogs|

The FHA is planning more training opportunities than ever this year. Our bursaries are back and are extremely popular with members. We have a new partnership with TiGi with exclusive training days personalised and bespoke for members needs. We are starting the year off with a day with John Hushcroft. He is a [...]

Cancer Hair Care

2018-11-28T17:29:16+00:00November 28th, 2018|News & Blogs|

Last week I met Jasmin Julia Gupta the founder of a charity - Cancer Hair Care. She is a hairdresser who has become the UK’s leading expert in in cancer related hair loss & hair care. Jasmin is an inspirational lady and I met some of the ladies she has helped through the [...]

Two days training in May and all in one day!

2018-05-23T12:19:43+00:00May 23rd, 2018|News & Blogs, Training|

Debbie G Workshop In London we had a group of members training with a favourite lady Debbie G. They enjoyed their workshop under the personal guidance of Debbie G. You always come away with new ideas and techniques. As Harriet Bartley said “Great day training with Debbie G in London. Thanks FHA!” [...]

Here’s why you should go freelance

2019-01-16T10:08:15+00:00May 16th, 2018|News & Blogs|

Are you thinking about going freelance? Here's why you should Are you thinking about becoming self-employed? We’ve spoken to Kirsty Watt, member of the Freelance Hairdresser Association, who has already taken the leap and thinks you should too! Self-employment sounds scary doesn’t it? But actually it means freedom, freedom to choose how and [...]

Regional Meet Up

2018-03-26T08:57:01+00:00March 23rd, 2018|News & Blogs, Training|

Emma Louise Fenning "I think one of the best perks within the FHA is the regional meet up groups. Freelancing is great, but it’s lonely. Having such great relationships with clients is fab. You get to know them so well. But they really don’t care that Wella have discontinued your favourite colour or [...]