Hairdressing, Beauty and Holistics News
Apprenticeships are a 'cut above'
The award-winning Hair Lounge Salon (which has premises in Fforestfach and Skewen) looks to its apprentices to assist in the smooth running of the business on a day to day basis.
Senior stylist Adrian took the apprenticeship route and has worked at the Hair Lounge for almost five years.
Student Spencer publishes first novel
Most students spend the summer months relaxing and recharging their batteries but Spencer Davieson is a little different – he spent his summer break publishing his first book.
Hairdressing apprentice heads to London Fashion Week
A Hairdressing apprentice from Gorseinon got a taste of the ‘absolutely fabulous’ life at London Fashion Week, thanks to her links with Gower College Swansea.
Congrats to Kaitlyn for Salon Cymru success
Beauty student Kaitlyn Hole, who is studying the part time Certificate in Cosmetic Make Up course at the Broadway Centre, has taken second place at the annual Salon Cymru competition (Level 2 Make Up category.)
'Big Ideas' baritone visits Beauty students
Big Ideas Role Model and multi-talented Welsh baritone Mark Llewellyn Evans delivered a day of workshops recently at the Broadway Centre.
Cardiff salon’s artistic director named VQ Learner of the Year runner up
The artistic director at Ocean Hairdressing in Cardiff was runner up at the VQ (Vocational Qualifications) Awards in Wales last week.
Hairdressing opens up a world of opportunities for artistic director Casey
Hairdressing is more than just a nine to five job as Casey Coleman - artistic director at Ocean Hairdressing in Cardiff and former Gower College Swansea student - will tell you.
Industry professionals inspired by hair and beauty showcase
Gower College Swansea recently hosted an evening to celebrate and inspire Welsh talent across the hair and beauty sector.
Fundraiser for Freya Bevan Trust - 27 March
Support a great local cause! Marathon Treatment Session at the Broadway Centre in aid of the Freya Bevan Fund
Level 3 Complementary Therapy Students
Friday 27 March, 9.15am-3pm
Singer / songwriter performs special gig for students
Singer / songwriter – and star of BBC’s The Voice – Bronwen Lewis recently visited Gower College Swansea’s Tycoch campus.
Bronwen met with Hair and Beauty students before performing a selection of numbers from her new album, Pureheart.