Jaye MacDonald

#MWIT19 WINS!!

#MWIT19 WINS!!

We have just returned from an awesome trip to London, to attend the Oscars of the hair industry awards, The Creative HEAD Most Wanted and IT List Awards.

Over 750 of the industries best movers and shakers in the UK hair industry gathered at The Printworks London, for a night of shows, music, awards and dancing!! We were shortlisted in no less that FIVE categories - Most Wanted: Business Thinker for Jenn & Jaye; Colour Expert for Sarah Black; and the prestigious Best Local Salon shortlist.

W14 Future Shoot

W14 Future Shoot

The concept is one of four girls from the 50’s, travelling through time and landing in the west end of London in the near future – taking influence from the pin-up girls of a retro era, we wanted to pull that into the modern day, but keeping that “beautiful hair” aesthetic.

Read on for more info on our W14 Future Shoot with photographer Rob Hunter…

Colour Techniques from Jenn & Jaye

Colour Techniques from Jenn & Jaye

Jenn and Jaye are totally blown away to now be L’Oreal Educators!

This means that they will be teaching other colourists from salons all over the UK, some of their own special colouring techniques. Read on for a brief intro to some of these techniques - which are also available in salon just now.

British Hairdressing Business Awards Finalists

British Hairdressing Business Awards Finalists

We are sooooo excited to announce that we have been named one of the country’s most outstanding salons after securing not one, BUT TWO finalist nomination in Hairdresser Journal’s British Hairdressing Business Awards 2019.

  • Marketing Campaign

  • Salon of the Year

A List Artistic Tour

A List Artistic Tour

As you know, Jenn is a member of the L’Oreal Innovation Team.

This means that she goes away for training with the rest of the team a few times a year - they test new products and generally have a great time with their mentor Ky Wilson.

Read on to get the inside scoop on the A List Artistic Tour, from Ky, Jenn and the rest of the L’Oreal Innovation Team…

#MWIT19

#MWIT19

The Finalists Have Been Announced…

So it awards season again….and these awards from CreativeHEAD are some of the biggest, most prestigious awards in the industry. And we have managed to shortlist in an incredible FIVE categories, over the Most Wanted Awards and the IT List Awards.

Read on for The Low Down on the categories and our finalists…..

#LCT19 WINNERS!!

#LCT19 WINNERS!!

We are all celebrating after placing as runner up in the whole of the UK and taking the Best in Scotland crown at the prestegious industry event, the L’Oreal Colour Trophy Awards.

L’Oreal Colour Trophy, is an industry favourite, taking the best in new colourists from every region all over the UK to compete in one Grand Final, which took place earlier this week at Battersea Evolution Centre, London.

L'Oreal Colour Trophy Best In Region 2019

L'Oreal Colour Trophy Best In Region 2019

So we were super excited to have not one, not two, but THREE teams from Linton & Mac get through the initial application phase of L’Oreal Colour Trophy 2019, to go and compete at the LIVE Regional Finals in Glasgow!

Fuss Free Styling

Fuss Free Styling

“We understand that you time is precious and that you are busy people - that is why we have tailored a few different approaches to make sure that fabulous hair is one less thing for you to worry about in the week!”

Have you got your festive appointments booked…?

The Coterie - Edinburgh

The Coterie - Edinburgh

At the end of last month, our Linton & Mac took centre stage at The Coterie 2018.

The Coterie is an annual networking event dedicated to uniting and celebrating the talented individuals currently paving the way in the hairdressing industry. Jenn and Jaye were honoured to be guest speakers at the regional event, which took place at Edinburgh’s Fruitmarket Gallery - and which was attended by more than 100 guests from the media and hair industries.

Style Trends - Autumn/Winter 2018

Style Trends - Autumn/Winter 2018

Looking to the catwalks for inspo, Jen & Jaye reveal their predictions for the hottest hair trends for Autumn/Winter 2018 - and share some top tips on how to achieve these looks.

Linton & Mac International

Linton & Mac International

Earlier this week we had salon troops out representing in four different countries no less! As well as keeping the home fires burning back here Scotland, it is an international whirlwind at L&M.......