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    Extentions

    Question

    Same question as below , shoulder length hair with extensions , but my hair is quite thick, would 2 rows be enough?

    Answer

    yeah two rows would be thick enough you might need to buy a bag and a half of hair though depending how thick you wanted it.

    extentions

    Question

    Hi, My hair is shoulder length and I want extensions putting in (brown). How much would this cost all together?

    Answer

    we don’t supply the hair but 1 row is £30 and 2 rows are £60. Hope this has helped

    Ionics

    Question

    Question: Ionics hi im a 18yr old male, my hair is about 4 inches long and it is quite wavy, how much would you charge for an ionic treatment.
    Answer

    This would cost about £250

    Colour

    Question

    Question: hi i have been dyin my hair since i was 16 all different colours red brown n blonde i badly want to go back to my natural colour is it possible to have my hair stripped back?
    Answer

    You would have to have a strand test to see if your hair is strong enough, we cant get it back to your natural colour but we can try and get as close to your natural colour as possible.

    Ionics

    Question

    Question: I’ve recently had the ionic hair straightening and after just 3 weeks it appeared that my roots were growing- it wasnt the case- as my hair does not grow this fast. I have soft afro hair-though not as course as African hair, I had to have 2 treatments. It appears that the woman who did my hair didnt leave the nutraliser on for long enough ( even though ive had 2 treatments). My roots are showing and its ruinung the effect of the treatment. Is it worth having this treatment again, or d you think it was just the lady who did my hair.

    Answer

    After three weeks you would see abit of re-growth. Did you have the treatment done with us?

    ionics

    Question

    Good afternoon, I had the IHR treament with you not so long ago (about 2 months ago), and I have been told by someone this means I can never have highlights? I take really good care of my hair now and its not dry at all, is this really true? I do not want all over bleach, just to lighten my hair up by a shade or 2 in places all over, thanks!

    Answer

    hello, its fine u can have highlights after this

    pensioner prices

    Question

    do u have pensioner prices?

    Answer

    hi yes we do have pensioner prices. our pensioner day are monday and tuesday .
    we do:
    dry cut £14.00
    cut n blo £25.00
    perm £47.00
    blo dry £14.50
    and all pensioner colours vary between £41.00 and £73.00
    we also do pensioners gents which are £6.50

    hair extensions

    Question

    hi do you sell extensions on there own without getting them done in the salon?? if so could you send me some prices thankyouuu !! 😀

    Answer

    hi we have suppliers for our hair.. depending on the quality of the hair that you are wanting there are different prices.. call for more info and speak to our specialist in hair extensions. 01695721414 thankyou

    Ionic hair straightening

    Question

    Hi, I was wondering if you can have IHR once and then decide not to have it again, or does the new hair grow back differently? Thanks

    Answer

    hi, you can have the Ionic hair straightening once and do not need to have it done again its it the clients choice fully. The hair doesnt grow back differently it will still be very curly wen it does come back . We can not give an exact length of time on when the hair will be fully curly again as it depends on the level your hair grows at. thanks

    Contact form

    Question

    Hi, Trying to use your online contact form and it keeps coming up with an error. Thanks

    Answer

    Hi if you need to contact us our number is 01695721414. Our address is 39 The concourse , skelmersdale lancashire WN8 6LJ

    Ionic Straightening

    Question

    : I had my hair stripped once, can i still get the ionic hair straightening. Is there any salons in Ireland or Northern Ireland that do this. If not in Ireland, can you tell me is there any near luton, gatwick or manchester airport please.

    Answer

    your hair would have to be tested by taking a strand of your hair. I am not sure what other salons do this treatment but you could google it otherwise we are about 45mins drive away from manchester airport

    Extensions

    Question

    Question: i have my own extension’s how much would it be for you to put them in. i have sholder lengh hair,, and the extensions are 14inch.?
    Answer

    We charge £30 for one row and £50 for two rows

    Ionic Straightening

    Question

    How long does the straigtening last?

    Answer

    The Ionic straightening grows out with your hair.. The best way to explain this is that if you have a colour and you get a regrowth at the root you get the same with the ionic straightening

    Ionic straightening

    Question

    I have sent through a few emails and have also tried filling in your online form but have had no response.

    I live in Wrexham, North Wales and am very interested in having my hair straightened using ionics.

    Could you let me know if it would be suitable as I have previously had it chemically relaxed?

    Also would I need to have a strand test in advance or could I just make the appointment for the treatment?
    Answer

    Hi michelle sorry for late reply as our internet has been down.. we do recommend a strand test also as you are not close to us… if u can take a piece of your hair and post it to us to the follwing address 39 The concourse, Skelmersdale, Lancashire ,WN8 6LJ. As soon as we recieve this your hair will be tested and we will contact you if you post a letter with your full contact details encolsed.. Also just to let you know we have a special offer of £100 of the original price. thankyou

    Gents

    Question

    I am wondering if you can do spiky Asian style hair for example: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_c3rQgtwrvKU/Rl-h7zUU5aI/AAAAAAAAAI0/v6GhvHAsgOk/s400/4.jpg OR http://men-haircuts.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/new-year-new-asian-hair-styles-New-Asian-hair-styles-for-2010.jpg If the Answer is yes then how much would you charge to get my hair cut and styled like this?

    Answer

    Hi yes we do we charge £18 for a cut and finsh.

    Products

    Question

    Do you have a product called Gatsby OR Got2Be Glued?

    Answer

    No sorry we dont stock this product. We do stock fudge matt head, fat head or shaper which is similer

    Cost of Treatments

    Question

    Does the cost of the treatment vary depending on how long the hair is? e.g … a male with short hair?

    Answer

    No, all our treatments are fixed prices.

    ionics

    Question

    Im mixed race and have very thin hair(due to extensions) Its very curly and dry. Do u think I will be able to have ionicHS without having any more damage done?

    Answer

    The only way we could tell if it will damage your hair is if you send a strand test into are salon and we could test it and ring you as soon as we know the results, thanks

    ionic hair straightening

    Question

    cost of hair straighteinig

    Answer

    ionic hair straightening is from £350 depending on the length of the hair

    Ionic Straightening

    Question

    i did do the keratin treatment in august with excellent results but do not want it again as it is very unhealthy. i want to do the bio ionic one but i do have blond highlights. some tell me i can do it some hairdressers tell me not . please help

    Answer

    hi sorry its a late reply. we will do the chemical straighten on blonde hair but only if it has been done with highlift tint and not bleach.

    Ionics

    Question

    Question: Hello, I am mixed race with thick, long hair with lots of layers do you think thew ionice hair straightening would be a goodoption for me? Or do you have any other suggesstions? Kingest regards karlee
    Answer

    Yes i would suggest ionic straighting for your hair, if you would like more information you can email back or ring 01695 721414
    Thanks

    Extensions

    Question

    Can I get hair extention if I have had my hair chemically(Japanese) striaghtened? What is the best type of extentions to get? Will they also come straighted?

    Answer

    yes you can have sown in extensions but i will explain that when the weave grows out your hair that comes through will be curly as it would be without extensions. I would recommend Remi hair or the Russian hair these two types are very good. They also come straight as most extensions do unless you buy them ready made curly.

    ionics

    Question

    Hi, do you do any of the japanese hair straightening at all? if yes, how much would it cost for males? hair length is far above shoulder. thanks Hussain

    Answer

    We dont do japanese hair straightening but we do dont Ionic Strightening its round about the same thing. The cost is round about £350, If u like you are welcome to come in to the shop for a consulation or ring up and have a phone consulation. Thankyou for your email

    ionic

    Question

    Hi there I colour my hair (blonde / home product) on a regular basis (every six to eight weeks); as I have got older it seems to get wavier and I can’t seem to manage it very well so tend to straighten it almost daily… is it ok to ionic straighten my hair? Thanks Tracey

    Answer

    the ionics can be done on coloured hair but not bleach,as you said you colour your hair blonde very regularly we would advise a strand test. if you send a peice of your hair with a letter we can either ring or email you.

    ionics

    Question

    How much does it cost

    Answer

    we are unsure of what you are asking? the cost of what?

    Ionics

    Question

    Hi, my hairdresser has said that my hair is in too bad condition for bleach or perming. Do you think that means it isn’t good enough for ionic straightening? Thanks, Virginia

    Answer

    Most probably, but if you come in for a consultation we would be able to give you a definate Answer.

    Ionics

    Question

    Does this straightening treatment work on coloured grey hair?

    Answer

    Yes, it works on everything other than bleach.

    Colouring

    Question

    Hi, im thinking of having my hair coloured for the first time, what type of colouring would u recommend for a first timmer lol. I dont want a wash in wash out type of colour. Im not sure if i should g o for permanent or semi-permamnet

    Answer

    Probably semi-permanent if your not 100% sure but you would be better to come into the salon for a full consultation with one of our stylists.

    extensions

    Question

    what if i want the extensions cut short what do i say to stylist

    Answer

    The stylist will ask you how much you want cutting off because extensions can be used for lengh or just for thicking up your own hair.

    Price range for ionics

    Question

    i wanted to enquire what is the price range for ionic hair straightening

    Answer

    Depends on the lenght and thickness off your hair but its between £350-£450.

    Ionic

    Question

    hi, is it possible to do the ionic treatment on highlighted hair? thanks

    Answer

    You would have to come into the salon for a consultation so we would do a strand test and see weather the condition is okay.

    Ionic

    Question

    After the ionic treatment, can I go swimming?

    Answer

    Yes, But you would have to leave it for a couple of days.

    ionics

    Question

    Can I go swimming after two weeks

    Answer

    sorry i miss understand your Question, what is it concerning?

    ionics

    Question

    i have really curly hair which when curly comes just before my sholders. i want to know how much it is to get the ionic hair straightning thing and is it perement ? and if you have any closer salons to shrewsbury , shropshire x

    Answer

    we only have 1 salon that we own which does the ionics straightener, this starts from £350. it is permenant but grows out as your hair grows, therefore you should need it doing around once per year, depending on how much you would like to keep on top of it.

    ionics

    Question

    hi how much time it may take for ionic hair straitening and how much to you cost for long hair

    Answer

    hi the ionics takes 4-5 hours and the price ranges from £350-£500.

    ionics

    Question

    please can you tell me if sencscience is an ionic treatment at all? I asked for an ionic treatment at one of the salons and they used that product. Thank you.

    Answer

    Senscience Thermal Straightening is a Japenese style technology to permanently transform coarse, curly and wavy hair into a vision of luminous smoothness while improving hair’s condition and structure.This is a permanant straightnening product.

    ionics

    Question

    Hi, I have very long (almost down to my waist), thick, frizzy hair which I would love to have straightened. I have coloured my hair and also tried a perm (to make the curls more uniform, BIG mistake) so my hair is fairly damaged. Would it still be possible to have it straigtened? Also, would you be able to tell me about how much it will cost? Thank you.

    Answer

    i suggest that you came in so we could take a sample of your hair, if it is too weak then we would suggest buying some kerestase products for weakend hair to rebuild the condition of your hair. by this time your hair should be in good enough condition to have the ionics straighening process , this starts from around £350 depending on the length of your hair.

    Net weaves

    Question

    do you do net weaves?

    Answer

    No sorry we dont do that process. We only do rows of extensions sewn in.

    Highlights

    Question

    Hello Just a quick Question How much will it cost me to have a full head of blonde highlights done ?

    Answer

    Its £97 for a full head of highlights with a cut an blo. If you wanted just a blo dry it would be £76.

    Hair up

    Question

    Hiya, I have hair down to where my bra strap is. I was wondering how much it would cost to have it all curled then some of it pinned up. Many thanks 🙂

    Answer

    To get it curled and pinned up it costs around £30.

    Hair Extensions

    Question

    How much would it cost to have a full head of extensions sewn in my hair is a medium length

    Answer

    Hair extensions cost varies due to quality, length and colour. We would normally advise you to come into the salon for a full free consultation.

    Colour

    Question

    hi, i just wanted to know how much it would cost me to get my hair stripped, bleached & extensions put in. thank you

    Answer

    We would need you to come in for a full consultation but a very rough estimate the colour would be around £100. If you were bringing your own hair extensions in it would be around £60 for them to be sewn in. If you wanted our more quality hair it would cost around £150-£200 for the extensions and for them to be sewn in.

    Perms

    Question

    hiya, i wanted a perm for loose curls. My hair is long (up to my waist) and was wondering how much this would cost and if it would cause a lot of damage? thanks x

    Answer

    It would be between £120-£150 including a cut an blo dry. It would be better if you came into the salon for a full consultation so we can give you a accurate price depending on what your hair is like.

    Ionics

    Question

    Hi, I am thinking of getting my hair permantely straightened as i need to wash, blow dry and straighten my hair every morning. I am just woundering if the hair straigntening service you offer is similar or the same as a permanent relaxer. If i decided to go ahead, could i wash my hair and leave it to dry and have straight, none-frizzy, silky hair? My hair at the moment is dry on the very ends and in ok condition (as i blow dry and straighten my hair every day). I use heat protecion spray etc so i do try to prevent damage from heat. My hair length is just above my bra strap and is thick and frizzy after i have blow dryed but fine and sleek when i have straightened it. My hair is wavy – curly-ish and kinky.I am just hoping for an easier life really with my hair and just woundering if you think this would work. Please help! Or and how much does the service cost? Many Thanks Estelle Aston

    Answer

    You would be better coming in for a consultation with one of our stylists but the treatment would cost around £400. This treatment isnt like any relaxer. A relaxer just makes the curl looser and not as tight but this treatment removes the curl. If your hair is in ok condition then it will be fine to go ahead with the process.

    Perming

    Question

    Hiya, i would like permanantly curly hair (loose curls). My hair is quite long, how much would this cost and would it cause a lot of damage? Thanks A x

    Answer

    Its a little bit hard to say without seeing your hair but shoulder lengh hair would be £67 with a cut and blo. You would be better to come into the salon for a full consultation with one of our stylists.

    Risk of hair loss

    Question

    What is the risk of hair loss following this treatment?

    Answer

    If you are talking about the ionic treatment then their is no risk of any hair loss unless you had a medical condition.

    ionics

    Question

    hey ive got fairly thick hair and alot of the time if i just wake up and comb it it will be in a sort of -big- position not curly but definetly not straight is there any way you could straighten this out for me also thin and layer. By the way im 14 and a boy with hair abour to me shoulders at the back and just over my eyes at the front i would like it quite like oliver sykes Cheers Joe

    Answer

    We only do a permenant straightening treatment which is called inoincs. It lasts untill your hair grows out, so dependng on how fast your hair grows would depend on how long it lasted untill you would need your roots doing again. It costs between £350-£450.

    Ionic

    Question

    hi, i m adi frm ujjain, my hair is curly, u plzz tel me which cream use to parmanently hair straight, to stay my hair 4-5 month, plzzz reply me

    Answer

    We only do a permenant straightening treatment which is called inoincs. It lasts untill your hair grows out, so dependng on how fast your hair grows would depend on how long it lasted untill you would need your roots doing again. It costs between £350-£450.

    Damaged Hair

    Question

    I HAVE VERY DAMAGED HAIR FROM USING GHDS, CAN IONIC STRAIGHTENING STILL BE DONE

    Answer

    If we think your hair would only need a conditioning treatment and a trim to make it in better condition then we would most probably be able to do it. If your hair is chemically damaged then we mightent be able to. We would reccomend you to come into the salon for a full consultation with one of our stylists.

    weaved hair extensions

    Question

    i already have hair extentions and just want them weaved in, how much would this cost?

    Answer

    It would be £30 for one row or £25 each for two rows or more.

    Colour change

    Question

    Hi, Am really unhappy with my hair, it’s blue black and I’m fed up of it and would love it to be a nice frosted brown colour. It’s horrible and curly as well. Is there anything at all that can be done??? Have tried quite a few salons and they say nothing can be done. Many Thanks Jenny.

    Answer

    It would be best if we had a consultation with you in person to talk about your colour, but if there isnt too much build up of colour, we would be able to strip your hair to a browny colour.

    About the curls the only thing we could reccomend is ionic hair straigtening. it lasts about a year and it costs around £300-£400 depending on the lengh of your hair.

    Thin hair

    Question

    Hi, i have long thin and fluffy hair, and i was wondering if you can turn it into an afro? thanks Neil

    Answer

    N, its not possible sorry.

    Ionics

    Question

    IF I HAVE A “Japanese Hair Straightening” DONE IN MY HAIR CAN I DO THE IONIC STRAIGHTENING OVER IT?

    Answer

    Yes, not a problem

    Hair Loss

    Question

    Hi, I recentley lost all my hair from being ill, and it has just started to grow back. It is currentley at varying lengths at around an inch. How long will it have to be to have extentions applied and what type of extentions would be appropriate?

    Answer

    Normally we wouldnt reccomend extensions when you have hair loss. Your hair will be weak and the tension from the extensions might cause it to come out again. If you need any more information, do not hesitate to call the shop (01695721414) to speak to one of our experts.

    Ionic roots

    Question

    Hi, i have under gone chemical hair straightening in india, and it was 9 months ago in jan 2009, i wanted to get the newly grown hair straighten, what i mean is the touch up, so can u tell me how much does it cost for that. and the length of my newly grown hair is about 3cm.

    Answer

    It will cost around £350.

    Curly Hair

    Question

    My 14 year old grandson has extremely curly hair and for the past 6 months he has been trying to grow it. As you can imagine this has resulted in his hair just getting bigger ( and more afro like ) than longer and more wavy than curly that he hoped for. He has tried lots of products to help with very little benefit. At the moment his dad thinks he looks like a 70’s footballer !! My grandson doesn’t want straight hair just less curly. Any suggestions ? Help please.

    Answer

    The only thing we suggest is too have your hair relaxed, which is basically the opposite to a perm. Depending on how curly the hair is will depend how much it relaxes. We would normally charge about £40.

    cost of ionic straightning

    Question

    how much does the ionic hair straightning cost?

    Answer

    The price depends on the lengh of your hair. The cost of hair above the shoulders is normally between £300-£350 and below the shoulders could be from £400-£450. It would be best if you were to come into the salon and have a consultation.

    Ionic

    Question

    Hi I’m a 28 year old man, I was wondering how long my hair would need to be to have the ionic hair straightening treatment. i have very thin, fine, wavey hair that grows bushy and do you have a price list Dean

    Answer

    Your hair really needs to be a minimun of 4 inches long. It would cost approx £250 – £300 if your hair was obove the shoulders, if not £300 – £350.

    ionic

    Question

    I have very stubborn frizzy hair that sometimes even GHD’s fail to get totally straight. It is thick hair that is highlighted. I am ethnically white but even my friend with afro hair manages to get her hair straighter than me. I have paid in the past for my hair to be permanantly straightened and it didn’t make any difference at all not even a little bit. If I visit your salon is your straightening guaranteed in case it does not work for me as many a different salon have been perplexed by my unruly hair for years.?

    Answer

    In reply to your Question, we wouldn’t normally do the ionic treatment on hilighted hair as it may damage the hair, but if you would like to send us a piece of your hair we would test it for you. If you send it with your phone number we will get back to you as soon as we have tested it.

    ionic cost

    Question

    Hi, How much do you charge for the Ionic hair straightening! My hair is about 3 inches long, dark, frizzy. Its a pain and neither stylish curly nor straight. Thanks Mark

    Answer

    Hi Mark the cost would probably be £350

    Ionic

    Question

    I am mixed race and hae been using a cream relaxer on my hair since i was about 11, i am now 28 and still have my roots straightened every 3-4 months as well as using my ghd straighteners every time i wash my hair. I am interested in finding out if ionic straightening would work for my hair and are there any down sides to it. My hair is already quite damaged from the use of relaxers and i dont want to be bald by the time im 30. my e-mail is aaliyahtai@yahoo.co.uk i look forward to your response.

    Answer

    Ionics hair straightner is a permanant treatment we would recomend it to be done aprox every 6 months. Once you have had the treatment you wouldn’d have to use GHD’s.
    The only thing i’d say is it is a chemical treatment so like any colours or perms they may leave hair a little dry so we would recomend a course of specialist treatments for after use. You are welcome to send a strand of hair for testing to 39 the concourse, Skelmersdale,WN8 6LJ.
    salons

    Question

    hi do u have salons wh do the perm straightening on wirral? its coming up on google search but when i enter ur site i cant see it anywhere? thanks kate

    Answer

    Sorry but we only have our salon in skelmersdale now. Its not to far from the wirral. Give us a call and we’ll give you any information you require 01695 721414 thanks.

    tempory hair colours ph

    Question

    Hi What is the pH value of Tempory hair colour? Thanks
    Answer

    temporary ph 1-5 semi ph 5-8 permanent ph 8-10

    ionic

    Question

    HI, Im Karishma from India (mumbai) I’ve been re-bonding my hair for the past 5years now n have tried everything from wella,loreal to strait therapy however d results aren’t satisfactory as I have to always end up blow drying my hair (as i have curls like a telephone wire) its been 14months that i’ve starightened my hair n now its time to re-do it I’ve been advised with strait therapy, supreme strait (loreal) and Bio-Ionic can u pls suggest which is the one i need to get done?

    Answer

    hi, Karishma we do the ionic straighening system this a very good treatment and you will not need to blow dry your hair afterwards, but we advise you to blast dry your hair and then smooth over the ends.If you need any more information please call our salon 01695 721414 thanks
    ionic

    Question

    Hi I live in nottingham. I have curly and wavy hairs and want to do permanent hair straightening. Please give me some more information and price before i come to salon. Thanks

    Answer

    Hi, The ionic hair straightening system is great no more curls and waves, even when you are out in the damp or even rain. The treatment usually takes between 3 and 4 hours the price is 350.00 450.00 depending on the length and thickness of your hair. The treatment can be used on coloured hair,but not on bleached hair. You must not wash your hair for 3 days, tie your hair up for 10 days or colour your hair for 12 days after the treatment.

    ionic

    Question

    hi. i live in manchester and am willing to travel to your salon for the ihr treatment.there is just one thing i was worried about.after reading up on this site it states that the hair treated wil not hold a bend. does this mean after treatment i wil never be able to curl my hair? Thank you.

    Answer

    After you have the ionic treatment you must keep it completley straight for 10 to 14 days. Afterwards you can set it for a night out although it may not hold a wave or curl as it would normally and may not have as much voloume as before.

    afro hair

    Question

    : I have afro hair, and was very interested in the ionic straightenning, will my hair go straight? or will it just loosen the curl? how much does it cost?

    Answer

    Yes your hair will go straight and will be quite flat and it grows out. The cost of the treatment is between £350.00 and £450.00.

    product to use with straightners

    Question

    I am a male, and i use hair straigtners on a regular basis. i create a spiky messy look, and the straigtners help to hold my hair in place, thin it out and give the spiky look. however i need a product that i can actually use with straightners (if there is one) that will hold the hair ie wax or clay. do you have any recomendations? thanks

    Answer

    The only products that can be used with the straightners are heat protection products eg ghd protection spray or flat iron spray. Then when you have finished with the straightners you can then apply wax or clay as a finishing product.

    frizzy hair

    Question

    Question: i struggle on a daily basis with naturaly frizzy thick hair its horrible and i cant do anything with it i am a total hair styling virgin any ideas please he

    Answer

    Ionic hair straightening system sounds just what you need. This chemically straightens your hair permanently or until it grows out. It can be used on coloured hair but not bleached hair and cost between 350.00 & 400.00 please call 01695 721414 for any more details