Why a trip to the salon can feel like a spa day!

It’s been amazing to welcome so many of you through the doors of my amazing hair boutique since the latest lockdown was lifted. Every day has been different, colour changes, style changes and those who have just been glad to spend an hour or two with me and leave feeling a little bit more like their usual groomed self. But, …

We’re back in business!

I am so delighted to be able to open my doors to my lovely clients, new and existing, this morning! I have missed seeing you all and being in my lovely salon that is made all the more special when it comes alive with the sound of your chatter and laughter, and hairdryers! I hope you have all managed to …

Come join the team!

Fancy working in one of the most stylish salons in the North of England? Looking to start your career, or already established and looking for that next opportunity? Then why not come and work at Rebecca Dickenson Hair. It’s time to re-start all those plans I had before the pandemic took hold and I’m looking for some great experienced stylists …

Valentina takes on the world

Last summer, mid pandemic, I decided to tackle the tough world of competition styling again, something which a decade ago I had loved and won at! Calling on the services of renowned photographer John Rawson, who I had the pleasure of working with all those years ago, we enlisted the help of some models to help create a new collection. …

Why being a small business owner is still a great career

If like me, you just love running your own business, then downing tools and leaving the place that you have worked so hard to create can feel like a real wrench. Along with financial worries there can be a real feel of ‘separation anxiety’ – having to be away from the businesses that we love and the customers that we …

Food, drink and your hair health

We all know the benefits of eating a healthy and balanced diet, but have you ever stopped to think about how your diet affects your hair? With over 120,000 hairs on the average head that’s a whole lot of hair that needs taking care of, and the way that that it is nourished is just like your skin – it …

How to fall in love with your hair

So, you step out of the salon and your hair looks amazing, but maintaining that salon finish in between cuts, colours and blow dries can seem like a bit of a challenge sometimes. Our owner and Director, Rebecca Dickenson, shares a few tips this Valentine’s to help you fall in love with your hair again – far better than a …

The wonders of wedding hair

Your wedding is the biggest day of your life and, after months of planning and preparation, it’s so important that you can relax and enjoy your big day.This is why we offer bespoke bridal and wedding packages so that on the day we can take care of all your hair needs and those of your wedding party too.Our owner Rebecca, …

Bang on trend in 2020

It’s officially 2020, those January blues are hopefully beginning to fade now, and inevitably thoughts will start to turn to spring, new fashions, new looks and of course, new hair. If you’re fancying a makeover this year or are simply looking to recreate catwalk hair trends from the comfort of your own home, we take a look at some of …

And Relax!

Anyone who has visited our fantastic new hair boutique will understand what a fantastic space it is! Flooded with natural light through the pair of feature Georgian windows the building is a truly special place to relax and take some time out from the hustle and bustle of every day life. We are now delighted to announce that from Monday …