in hairdressing. The (ilasgow outlet was the first to hit Scotland three years ago and has been a huge success. Their philosophy is to give clients a haircut that is easy to maintain and suits the individual. A cut and blow dry costs between £29—£4(). or £5 if you visit the academy. Students get 10‘} offthe standard prices on Mon—Wed. Opening hours: Mon—Wed 10am—6pm; Thu—Fri 10am—8pm; Sat 9am—6pm.

Vidal Sassoon 29 Princes Square. 226 4484.

The only Scottish salon of this internationally renowned chain of hairdressers. it has been situach among the shops in (ilasgow's Princes Square for over ten years. The friendly. lively team offer tnore than just a haircut. giving free advice on haircare and how to maintain your style. A cut and blow dry starts frotn £37 and goes up to £56 for the most experienced stylist. Students get a discount of 25‘} Mon-Wed. There is also the opportunity to have your hair cut by trainees fora mere £5. Opening hours: .\lon--Wed lllam— 5pm; Thu 9.15am-—7pm; l-‘ri 9.15am~6.l5pm; Sat 9am- 5: 15pm; Sun 1 1.3()am~4pm.


Angus Gordon 53 l-‘rederick Street. 225 1978; 28 North Bridge. 226 2599; 3 Seafoth Terrace. 332 2833: l 1 High Street. 665 2719.

Stocking a range of Wella and Matrix products. Angus (iordon serve a varied clientele. A basic cut and blow dry starts at £23. Opening hours: .\lon~l‘ri 9am—6pm; Thu 9am 7pm; Sat 8am 3pm. Bell Lindsay 21) St Stephen Street. 225 5322.

Open for six years now. Bell Lindsay have five hairdressers looking after quite a young professional clientele. Prices for a cut and blow dry start from £2(). You

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cart find a full range of Fudge. KMS and Lan/a products and they do loads of extension work. There is a colour technician who sorts out people with ‘colour problems' although this service is by appointment only on Sundays. Opening hours: Mon Sat 9am 5.30pm: Thu 9am» 7 )m; Suns by appointment. Charlie Mi lar 13 Stafford Street. 226 5550/5551; 8 South St Andrew's Street. 556 9898.

Operating for 3() years. ('harlie Millar specialise in cutting. colouring and pertning and stock a range of [.‘()real. Redken and American ('rew products. A basic cut starts at £26.51) for women and will be well worth the money as they hold ten British Hairdressing Awards which is more than any other salon in

Scotland. Opening hours: Motr Fri 9am 5pm; Sat 8.30am 4.30pm. Cheynes 77 l.othian Road. 228 9977; 3 Drumsheugh Place. 225 2234‘. 45a York Place. 558 1010‘. 57 South Bridge. 556 0108; 46 (ieorge Street. 220 ()777.

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Egg 4 L'nion Street. 556 6685.

Since opening in July 1995. (‘raig Parvim has created one of lidinburgh's most happening and respected salons. Three stylists look after a broad range of extremely loyal clientele. and plans are afoot to expand the existing space next year. iigg stocks both Tigi and Redken products and a basic cut and blow- dry is £2 l .5(). Students are offered 15"} discount at all titnes. Opening hours: Tue Sat 10am 8pm. The Edge 94 Marchmont Road. 447

A friendly. comfortable place which will probably appeal to students as they offer discounts. A basic cut attd blow dry starts at £14.50. The iidge stocks Wella and l’tidge products. Opening hours:

Mon Wed 9am 5pm; Thu & Fri

9am 7pm: Sat 9am-5pm.

JFK 8 South ('Ierk Street. 662 1555‘. 154 Dundas Street. 557 ()789.

Once known as Hats. the new partnership of JFK opened only eighteen months ago. With thirteen hairdressers over two branches. JFK looks after a very mixed clientele. Both branches are highly regarded for their colouring work. They


are stockists of American Crew. (iold Well and Lan/a. Opening hours: Mon 8; Tue 9am 6pm; Wed ~l‘ri 9am-7pm; Sat 9am -4pm.

Paterson S.A. 129 Lothian Road. 228 5252; 68 Bread Street. 229 5l5l; 134 High Street. [)alkieth. 66() 5722.

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Studio One l7 North Bridge. 557 6968: 16a Horne Street. 228 2848.

The two Edinburgh stores are home to fourteen hairdressers and beauty therapists. A basic cut and finish starts at £14. brilliant value considering it includes a complimentary consultation and a dreamy Shiatsu head and shoulders massage. Add a couple of pottnds on for a redesign. Students get 15‘? discount. Very popular with those looking for a make-over colour. Opening hours:

Mon Thu 9am—9pm; Fri 8am -9pm: Sat 8am 5pm; Sun 10am 5pm.

Tim Galloway 215 Morningside Road. 4477696.

()pened for nine years at their current site. a team of eight look after a young and professional clientele. They stock a range of products and a cut and blow dry starts at £19. They recently entered into the I.'()real (‘olour Trophy and made it through to the regional finals. Opening hours: Tue- iiri 9am-6pm; Thu 9am 7pm: Sat 9am 5.30pm.

Toni & Guy 141 (ieorge Street. 22() 5425.

()pened only last November. this brings the Scottish Toni & (iuy tally to four. Housing eight hairdressers and two technicians. they pride themselves on being ‘incredibly tnodern and up-to- date.‘ Definitely the salon if you're looking for an innovative cttt. colour or change. Prices for a cut and blow dry start at £25 and they stock the Tigi range. Opening hours: Tue 8; Wed l()am~ ~6pm; Thu & l‘ri l()am 8pm; Sat 9am 6pm.

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