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Dyson Supersonic First Impressions by Kay McIntyre

Dyson Supersonic First Impressions by Kay McIntyre

So just what’s all the fuss about? Well, Dyson the world’s innovative and leading vacuum cleaner manufacturers has invested an estimated £70m+ entering the consumer and professional hairdryer technology market with the most expensive production hairdryer to date, the new Dyson Supersonic. Should their competitors be worried? How are they going to engage the professional salon industry? Is the Technology as good as it looks?

McIntyres Academy Perth Road salon Student Discount £25 off cut & colour

McIntyres Academy Perth Road salon Student Discount £25 off cut & colour

McIntyres Academy Perth Road salon offers student discount with £25 off cut & colour. The training academy is the ideal place to find a new graduate stylist who shall cut and colour your hair under the supervision of salon directors and Kay McIntyre 3 times 'Scottish Hairdresser of the year' All professional colour brands and products used to colour, lighten or tone your hair, ask in-salon or call 01382 668007 to make an appointment

Hair Stylist Appreciation Day

Hair Stylist Appreciation Day

Its Hair Stylist Appreciation Day! Now clients can recognise the amazing contribution your stylist makes to all our lives directly National Hairstylist Appreciation Day is observed annually on April 30th. On this day, we are encouraged to honour hairstylists everywhere who make artful hairstyles possible. A talented hairstylist will not only make you look good but also make you feel good. This day also celebrates the uniqueness of all styles of hair.

ghd launch the Azores collection three limited edition hair stylers in Pearlescent shades

ghd launch the Azores collection three limited edition hair stylers in Pearlescent shades

ghd has launched the 'Azores collection' with three limited edition hair stylers in Serene Pearl , Atlantic Jade and Marine Allurefois colours inspired by the beautiful Azores Islands. The ghd Azores collection exudes sheer class from the subtlety of its iridescent colours inspired by the exotic location of the Azores islands off the coast of Portugal. These are shimmering stylers available in gorgeous pearlescent shades , choose from Serene Pearl , based on ghd's top-of-the-range platinum model, the other colours Jade and Marine are created from the ghd Classic V Styler.

McIntyres Recruiting Now

McIntyres Recruiting Now

McIntyres are recruiting for an additional Receptionist/Front of House candidate to join our award winning Union Street salon, this is a full-time position, applicants should have good communication skills and telephone manner , be outgoing , have a good attitude consistent with a natural customer service approach necessary working within a modern highly functioning salon team environment.

McIntyres Director launches 100th edition of Clash Magazine with cover artist Justin Beiber

McIntyres Director launches 100th edition of Clash Magazine with cover artist Justin Beiber

McIntyres Co-Founder and Director,John O'Rourke launches 100th Edition of Clash Magazine with Justin Beiber as one of four cover artists.

McIntyres’ 12 Days of Christmas giveaway

McIntyres’ 12 Days of Christmas giveaway

McIntyres Salons launch their 12 days of Chritsmas Facebook competition 2015, bringing together their favourite gifts ideas from the widest range and most exclusive premium professional hairdressing brands in Scotland.

Black Friday 2015 Sale 25% OFF everything

Black Friday 2015 Sale 25% OFF everything

McIntyres are having a Black Friday sale, with 50% off Moroccanoil products and 25% off all other professional brands including GHD, Kerastase, she uemura , Sebastian, Nioxin , Sassoon ,System Professional and others.. McIntyres has one of the largest collection of professional haircare brands in Scotland and this year the choice is wider than ever before. Many brands are exclusive to mcIntyres in Dundee and there are some fabulous limited edition Christmas packs this year,like the GHD Arctic Gold collection, so be quick and grab yourself a bargain.

Vote for McIntyres stylists representing Scotland at UK Wella Trend Vision Awards Final 2015

Vote for McIntyres stylists representing Scotland at UK Wella Trend Vision Awards Final 2015

Having won the Scottish Wella Trend Vision Awards 2015 at Edinburgh's Corn Exchange earlier this year, both McIntyres stylists Jon Withrington and Rosie Myles now compete at the UK Final of Wella Trend Vision Awards 2015 on Monday 5th October at the Roundhouse,Camden, London where they showcase their trends to a packed and illustrious hairdressing audience.

Kay McIntyre Nioxin UK Ambassador launches Nioxin 3D Styling range

Kay McIntyre Nioxin UK Ambassador launches Nioxin 3D Styling range

Nioxin 3D styling range is launched by Kay McIntyre ,UK Nioxin Ambassador and three times 'Scottish Hairdresser of the Year' . Kay launched the range in London to the eager UK hair & beauty press including Marie Claire, Elle,Grazia, Hairdressers Journal International ,Stylist, Tatler, Creative Head etc... The range has eight products including Thickening Cream, Bodifying Foam, Thickening Gel, Niospray Stong Hold, Therm Active Protector, Rejuvinating Elixir,Definition Creme and Niospray Regular Hold.

Pecha Kusha Global night

Pecha Kusha Global night

Creative Dundee's Pecha Kucha Global Night has invited McIntyres hair stylist Holly Scanlan to share her creative insiprations by presenting her favourite images to a live audience and connected to 80 cities worldwide. The night

Kay McIntyre Nioxin UK Creative Ambassador Training Dates

Kay McIntyre Nioxin UK Creative Ambassador Training Dates

Kay McIntyre is the Nioxin Creative Ambassador for the UK. Kay has won Scottish Hairdresser of the Year three times and is a member of the British Hairdressing 'Hall of Fame' . Kay has been using Nioxin successfully in her salons for over 10 years and has completely changed the lives of some of her clients during this period. She truly believes in Nioxin and her extensive expertise and knowledge of working with the product makes her the perfect ambassador for the brand. (Taken from the Wella Education Book 2015) Nioxin Evolve - Course Dates with Kay McIntyre Who should attend?

shu uemura Art of Hair New Master Ceremony

shu uemura Art of Hair New Master Ceremony

shu uemura art of hair, has launched a new Master Ceremony range, its a treatment range applied in a relaxing massage therapy for maximum effect that will repair damaged, dull and over processed hair. shu uemura are L'Oreal's flagship professional hair brand , McIntyres are the sole stockist in Dundee, Scotland we have every shu uemura art of hair product in the Union Street salon, you can also buy from our online store at www.mcintyres.co.uk

Clash Magazine reaches 100th Issue

Clash Magazine reaches 100th Issue

Congratulations to the Clash Magazine team on reaching their 100th edition. Clash’s huge 100th issue celebrates the past, present and future of the magazine, with a retrospective look through it's photography vaults and a countdown of our favourite albums of the last 10 years. It also doubles up as a special Christmas issue, including end-of-year round-ups and Next Wave predictions for 2015. Stay tuned for details of the exclusive interviews and amazing content that makes up a stunning platinum edition.

Wella ITVA2014 Monaco review

Wella ITVA2014 Monaco review

The Wella International Trend Vision 2014 was held at the Grimaldi Forum in Monte Carlo, Monaco hosted by celebrity stylist and hair 'Maestro' Patrick Cameron, where this weekend hairdressers from around the world brought glamour and a party spirit to this incredible city. Arriving in Nice the UK salons were helicoptered into to the fabulous Metropole Hotel then dined at selected restaurants before heading to the famous Casino.

ghd Xmas Rose Gold Deluxe limited edition hair stylers

ghd Xmas Rose Gold Deluxe limited edition hair stylers

ghd Rose Gold Deluxe collection are the new limited edition Christmas gift sets sure to be in most demand in salons this festive season. This ghd Rose Gold Deluxe set is presented in a reflective glossy gift box that is just ,so classy! Included in the set are the professional ghd V Gold Classic hair styler, straighteners and the ghd air® professional hairdryer, the ultimate solution to your hair styling needs.

Sassoon now available at mcIntyres Salons

Sassoon now available at mcIntyres Salons

The legendary hair brand Sassoon is now available at McIntyres salons. Sassoon colour is a sleek, modern line to create high definition results and ensures each hair has its own character and colour, as natural hair would, with incredible iridescence, shine and light reflection .Sassoon is a professional colour range which expands mcIntyres current Wella portfolio of colours including Koleston, Illumina, Colour Touch , Innosense and Instamatic. Sassoon also offers mcIntyres a new dimension in professional haircare and is another exclusive hair brand available in Dundee.

Kay to judge and present Young Talent winner at UK Wella Trend Vision Awards 2014

Kay to judge and present Young Talent winner at UK Wella Trend Vision Awards 2014

The UK Wella Trend Vision Awards 2014 at the Roundhouse, Camden, London is a destination date for all creative hairdressers in the UK looking to advance their careers. This year Wella celebrates 10 years of award winning creativity and this years winners shall go on to the world finals to be held in Monaco in November.

ghd curve launches!

ghd curve launches!

ghd has launched FOUR new professional hairdressing tools! The Classic Curl Tong (smaller barrel) Soft Curl Tongs (larger barrel) ,a Classic Wave Wand and Creative Curl Wand (Conical) OK so why do we have to wait on tongs and wands heating up? Well now you don't have to! ghd have thrown the preverbial 'Curve' ball...sorry had to get that in! After revolutionising the hair styling industry and having spent the last decade reinventing their legendary hair straighteners ,Good Hair Day have just literally gone and done it again.

McIntyres Salons Recruiting Now

McIntyres Salons Recruiting Now

McIntyres are looking to strengthen our winning team! If you are looking to have a proper career path into hairdressing from trainee/assistant right through to the top creative talent, McIntyres has shown a solid track record. We are constantly looking for the right people to develop, Dundee is going through a very expansive phase with a creative edge and we are looking to attract the best new crop of young talent to be ready for this exciting challenge.

Interview with Kay McIntyre in Creative Head Magazine on Nioxin

Interview with Kay McIntyre in Creative Head Magazine on Nioxin

Creative Head interview with Kay McIntyre, Nioxin's UK Education Ambassador. Now in her third year as Nioxin's UK Education Ambassador, Kay talks about the success of the Nioxin system , how and why the product gets results. As Nioxin launch three new in salon therapy's 1. Derma Scalp Renew - This removes dead skin cells and excess sebum accelerating scalp surface regeneration 2. Density Protect Therapy - This helps to reduce hair breakage and restore a dense and vibrant appearance to the hair