June 29, 2023

K18 vs. Olaplex: Which Treatment Works Best?

K18 vs. Olaplex: Which Treatment Works Best? Looking for the best hair treatment out there? You may have heard of K18 and Olaplex, two of the most popular treatments on the market for restoring and protecting hair.  Both of these treatments are designed to help strengthen and repair damaged hair so its hard to know which one is best for…
June 22, 2023

Do’s and Don’ts with Weft Hair Extensions

As an extension specialist in Perth, I often hear many misconceptions about weft hair extensions. People may be unaware of the dos and don’ts associated with weft extensions, and this can lead to damage and frustration. In this blog post, we will be addressing some of the most common misconceptions surrounding weft hair extensions from an experienced extension specialist.  …
June 22, 2023

Everything you need to know about Weft Hair extensions

5 Things you need to know about Dream Weft Extensions If you’re looking for the perfect way to add length, volume, and style to your natural hair, Dream Weft extensions are the answer. Weft hair extensions have been around for a long time, and the Dream Weft brand is one of the highest quality extensions on the market. Here are…
May 23, 2022

This Blow-dry brush Is the ultimate hair hack

You have probably been seeing Blow-dry brushes pop up all over your news feed and instagram. And theres a reason why they are so popular. Even if you are the most un-co hair person this blow-dry brush will have people thinking you know what you are doing. If you can brush your hair you can blow-dry brush it. My mum…
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March 3, 2022

Caring for your hair extensions

Your extension lifespan will be completely dependent on how well you care for them. Most of our clients get roughly 6 months' wear with good maintenance - this includes the products you use as well as how you care for the hair. Here are some of our top tips to get the most out of your luscious new extensions: Do…
April 14, 2020

Things to do while social distancing

Heres a list of some feel good things to do while social distancing 🙂 Work on that booty! Try Tams Booty Bingo and challenge a friend to get it done with you over the week.( if you saw Tams Butt you'd be following her every word) Support a small Pilates or Yoga studio by signing up for an online class.…
August 4, 2019

Anna Pretorius Brookleigh Estate Wedding Shoot

Brookleigh Estate Styled Wedding Shoot We absolutely loved collaborating with Anna Pretorius and some amazing Perth creatives to celebrate the stunning autumn vibes at Brookleigh Estate and bring to life a whimsical wedding styled shoot. Working with the models natural colours and curls, we hand painted blonde highlights to give her hair vibrancy but still keeping a natural soft tone.…
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June 21, 2019

A Little Bohemia Bridal Hair Shoot

Berry Beauty This week I got the honour of styling the hair for the beautiful group of women that made up the styled shoot put on by A little Bohemia in their amazing studio around the corner from our shop. A little Bohemia has been a big part of The Nest decor supplying all our beautiful weekly flowers from the…
Tips & Tricks
June 17, 2019

Everything you need to know about Post Partum Hair Loss

As a hairdresser I've always known that postpartum hair loss is normal in the months after your baby is born. However, when it happens to you its hard not to feel self conscience and worried that you will be left with no hair at all. Rest assured this type of hairloss should settle down after around 6-12 months.  In the…
August 6, 2018

OLAPLEX No.4 Shampoo & No.5 Conditioner Review

Finally after the much anticipated release of the new Olaplex shampoo and Olaplex Conditioner and then what seemed like a lifetime to actually have it in our hands we finally had it in our hands 2 weeks ago. The first thing I did when I got it was open and smell it. Is that what you do too?LOL Scent means…
July 1, 2018

Olaplex No.4 Shampoo No.5 Conditioner is finally here

OLAPLEX No. 4 Bond Maintenance Shampoo and No. 5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner  has officially launched in Australia! You can finally stop praying and to the hair Gods for that miracle Olaplex Shampoo and Olaplex Conditioner to go with your beloved Olaplex No.3 Treatment. For those of you who don’t know  what Olaplex is: Olaplex was a total Godsend of a…
Hairstyle Inspo
May 7, 2018

WA Hairdresser of the Year Finalist

Wow. It's crazy what you can do when you put your heart into it. This year I shot my first Hair collection to enter Hair Expo WA/NT Hairdresser of the year. Honestly with no idea what anyone else is entering I had a lot of self doubt but guess what?! I made Finals! To be head to head with the…
Hairstyle Inspo
May 7, 2018

Should you cut a Fringe/Bangs

We all go there. Usually various times a year... Should I or Shouldn't I get a fringe. What you need to know before chopping a big piece of your hair in the most noticeable spot on your head. I had the girls at work tone my hair a to beautiful Ash tone last week but I hated it because Ash…
Hairstyle Inspo
April 23, 2018

Winter Blondes 2018

I don't know about you but I absolutely love the start of winter and new season means new hair and fashion yay! Time to get out your favourite comfy jeans, cute boots and its finally not too hot to blow-dry your hair! Shop these amazing new Blow-dry prods great for all hair colours Brunette and Blonde alike... Your Hair Assistant.…
April 23, 2018

The Nest Interview Series: Meet Helen / Gypsy Lovin Light

Instagram sensation and long time friend of The Nest Hair Boutique, Helen Janneson Bense is the boho goddess with mermaid tresses and exquisite style behind the travel, style and inspirational blog - Gypsy Lovin Light. Let us introduce you to my dear friend Helen founder of Gypsy Lovin Light... Thank-You so much for taking the time out of your hectic…
Tips & Tricks
June 28, 2016

Hair Toner what is it – 10 fun facts

What is this stuff "Toner" hairdressers speak of? A magical substance that seems to be applied when your at the basin and you're just supposed to trust that we haven't just ruined your hair and are hastily trying to fix our botch job?? Here are 10 fun facts about toner for the non hairdresser! Toner is what is applied at…
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June 21, 2016

What its like to be an apprentice at The Nest

By Baby Jess & Lil Em It's intriguing to say the least. You get to watch all of the senior stylists work their magic while you stand their tilting your head in confusion, wondering how the hell they managed to create something so perfect with just a brush and a bowl of bleach. We look up to these girls a…
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May 26, 2016

Why we educate

When I wanted to be apart of this industry I didn’t think about competition. I thought about how much fun it was going to be working with like-minded creatives. I thought about all the people I would meet and how much we could inspire each-other. I didn’t realize that in our industry we are not encouraged to hang with the…
May 3, 2016

OLAPLEX No.3 -The best take home treatment on the market

Olaplex No.3 Hair Perfector- What is it?? Olaplex No. 3 Hair Perfector is the best take home treatment option for blonde to brown and curly to straight hair. From the makers of the Olaplex System No.3 contains the same active ingredient as both the No.1 and No. 2. This allows YOU to repair and maintain strong, healthy hair in between services…
January 7, 2015

OLAPLEX- The Miracle

Hands down this it THE BEST product to come into the hairdressing market since straightening irons. The easiest way for me to explain what OLAPLEX does is to say that it multiplies bonds in the hair shaft making hair stronger, Basically what this means is that we are now able to push the hair further then ever before. AND the ability for…
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