2017 Round-Up!

2017 Round-Up!

2017 has been epic!

Our second year proved just as exciting as our first...... here's The Low Down

Family Focus: Johan

Name:   Johan Duguid

Job Description:   receptionist

Age:   22

Star Sign:   Gemini

When did you start at Linton and Mac:   just after it opened, winter 2015

What was your very first job:   working in Saks as a Saturday girl

What was your path to Linton and Mac:   went full time at Saks when I left school at 16. I was Jaye's assistant there until I left... I went and worked in an office for a while. I was still chummy with Jaye, so when her and Jen opened Linton and Mac they offered me a Saturday job. I worked Saturdays for nearly two years, so when a full time job came up I was offered it!

What are your highlights of working at Linton ad Mac so far:   going to London for the salon business awards earlier this year was UN-REAL!!

What are your dreams, goals and ambitions:   I want children, maybe two... get married and be happy... and maybe rich!!

Style icons:   all the Kardashians... Gigi & Bella Hadid

Describe your own personal style in three words:   black // stylish // classy-gal

If you could have any one else in the salons style for one day, who's would you steal and why:   Jordan - I like the way she puts outfits together

Worst hair day and why:   the time I went brown - I was 17 and as soon as I got it done, I was crying in the bathroom and went straight back blonde!

Where do you see yourself in five years time:   still working at L&M - obvs! Settling down with my Mr right maybe...!!

Who are your favourite follows on Instagram:   Sarah Ashcroft // Imogen Hudson // Kardashians

Top holiday destinations:   BEEN - Ibiza // DREAM - New York

Favourite hang-outs in Aberdeen:   Linton & Mac // Soul // Paramount

Top tunes on your playlist just now:   love a bit of Britney... and I like 90's dance music - yeah, anything dancey, I like house music!

Favourite movie:   don't watch movies - I get bored after a half an hour

Worst habit:   I'm untidy - I'm always making a mess of my room

What colour in a box of paints best describes you and why:   pink - because it's girly and fun!

What single individual has taught you most in life and what have you learned from them:   Catherine, my mum - she's taught me just to be myself and not change for nobody!

Follow @johanduguid

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British Hairdressing Business Awards

British Hairdressing Business Awards

Our Linton and MacDonald, were down in London earlier this week to attend the British Hairdressing Business Awards, hosted by Hairdressers Journal International.

We were up for the Independent Salon - Business Newcomer category, which celebrates the owners of new independent salons which are less than two years old. It recognises their goals and aims, but also the realisation of those plans in terms of success and future business growth.

Men's Trends AW17

Men's Trends AW17

Our Cut Specialist Ross Hume, reveals the men's styles predicted to be the biggest trends of Autumn/Winter 2017