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HQhair Update!

We’ve had a truck load of new products delivered to the HQhair headquarters recently which has left the HQ girls giddy with excitement, especially as we are still expecting tons more summer products to come, so do keep checking the website and the ‘new’ tab on the homepage. Here are a few of a our favourite pretty new things…

The new Super Smooth Collection from Pureology is the perfect range to get your hair looking super sleek for the summer.  The collection includes a shampoo, conditioner and a serum….so say goodbye to the summer frizz!

South Beach Rocks‘s new collection of gorgeous headbands, bracelets, rings and necklaces are the perfect way to add the perfect touch to your summer wardrobe. Whether you’re into your punky studded bracelets or shiny headbands this new collection is bound to have something you’ll like for a very reasonable price! Fab!

Bliss have just brought out three gift sets, ‘Youth Can Do It‘, ‘Amazing Face’ and ‘In The Clear’ which  include three Bliss products designed to target specific problems, wrinkles and aged skin, acne and your daily cleanse, tone and moisturise routine.

Paul & Joe have gone all Disney on us with this new Alice in Wonderland tin set, it’s a beautifully crafted tin which contains Blotting Paper, Blotting Paper Refill and a Lip Treatment which is all packaged in a lovely Alice in Wonderland design. The Alice in Wonderland Set, perfect to give as a gift comes in two styles, blue and white.

Duwop have recently launched a few new products for S/S they include duo eyeshadows called ‘eyecatchers shadow‘ which have been specifically designed to bring out the eye colours, blue, green and brown. Sun Drops, a rich serum designed to bronze the skin is the perfect addition to your summer beauty routine and finally our personal favourite (pictured below) Duwop’s Iced Teas not only feel great on your lips they taste great too!  Iced Teas come in four different flavours, blackcurrant, passionfruit, strawberry kiwi and white peach.



We’ve had jam packed month here at the HQ offices which is why we have been ever-so-slightly rubbish on the blogging front, so to make up for it here is an update on products, promotions and general beauty goss!

Fancy winning a pink VESPA?! Well thanks to luxury hair brand, Fekkai you can! We teamed up with Fekkai this month to bring you an exclusive competition to win a gorgeous pink VESPA which is worth £2000 and five runners up can also win £60 worth of hair products! PLUS we also have a free shipping promotion when you buy two Fekkai products! Click here for more information and to enter the competition and hurry because the competition ends on March 14th!

Want the perfect orgasm? No we’ve not turned into an x-rated website, we’re talking about NARS for course! This month saw the launch of the hugely anticipated NARS Orgasm Illuminator, the latest in the extremely popular Orgasm collection. This sheer weightless fluid will melt into your skin and shimmer flecks of gold, peach and pink. Us girls in the HQ office have tried and tested the product and can assure you it will become a daily make-up essential. Check out our NARS feature to see more in the Orgasm range.

OPI has gone Alice in Wonderland crazy to celebrate the launch of Tim Burton’s remake. The nail experts have released 4 exclusive colours that are fit for a Mad Hatter’s tea party as well as a mini pack collection.

South Beach Rocks has welcomed a brand new look collection that we’re all very excited about. We especially love the new leather-style bracelet which has been seen on a whole host of celebrities including Vanessa Hudgens and Lindsay Lohan. Barneys New York have a version on sale for $225 and ours is a mere £4.95! Now that’s a bargain. Also keep your eyes peeled for the lucky bracelet which the likes of Madonna and Britney love!

Last month HQhair welcomed Lulu Time Bomb to it’s shelves, a brand new range of anti-aging skincare designed by the one and only singing sensation, Lulu. Lulu created her own range of anti-aging products after feeling the pressure to look young from the entertainment industry, after trying many other brands of anti-aging skincare she was disappointed in the results so decided to take matters into her own hands, “As an entertainer looking youthful is critical and I want to perform ‘til I drop. So all it took was those first few wrinkles…I started doing my own “research sessions” and product testing. I wanted to understand what was happening to my skin, and what could be done about it. The most important thing I learned is that as we age, our skin stops doing naturally the things that keep us looking young – it stops regenerating, sloughing off dead cells, and producing natural oils in abundance – and because of this, our skin starts to become dull, dry, uneven and wrinkly”.

Lulu’s products have been designed to especially combat these issues. The products that sold out in a matter of hours on QVC are now available from HQhair and have already caused a storm with customers and are a perfect treat for Mother’s Day!

Speaking of Mother’s Day we have put together a little product selection to give you ideas of how to treat your Mum with March 14th we especially love the L’Occitane From Provence With Love Gift Set, it’s just perfect to spoil your Mum!

We are also loving the new range of Alpha H products which include an exclusive HQhair kit, perfect for Alpha H virgins! The kit covers all bases including ageing, sun damage, acne and scarring. You’ll also save yourself over £18, now that sounds great! The kit includes, Triple Action Cleanser, Liquid Gold, Balancing Moisturiser, Micro Cleanse, plus the famous Liquid Gold Smoothing and Perfecting Mask!

This month we have also been given a heads up to a number of up and coming beauty blogs, so if you’re anything like us and love to hear what other people think about the latest beauty products check out these blogs Bubblegarm, Cosmetic Candy, Lip Glossiping and Vex in the City.

Gaaah, no wonder we’re more exhausted than a two-timing footballer! This month shall be just as busy with new products from Aromatherapy Associates, Urban Decay, Too Faced, Benefit, Rodial, Butter London and Sebastian so keep checking back!