If you are a hairdresser or salon owner with creative ideas but you’re feeling overwhelmed when it comes to finding your niche, and how to approach every client with confidence, then this is the podcast for you! The Colour Kristina Talks Podcast shares practical industry advise for colour loving hairdressers wanting to grow their confidence with all things colour, consultation, personal branding, creating your niche clientele, social media and biz tips, plus how to stay inspired and more.
The host of the Colour Kristina Talks Podcast is Master Hair Colourist + Educator Kristina Russell, hailing from Sydney Australia. She has ten's of thousands of followers on her socials plus 20 years experience of teaching classes of her own design across the globe from large scale hair shows, to small intimate salon trainings, and naturally diving into podcasting in early 2020 was her next step to reach more people with free to access inspiration education to help Hair Stylists and Colorists achieve their colourful goals.
EP 57: It's time to improve your hair colour vocabulary! Learn how to create signature names
It is so important that Hairdressers name colours something unique and on-brand for your salon clientele. Get descriptive with colours that sound enticing, beautiful and irresistible to take your consultations to the next level.
In this episode, we’re talking about the importance of naming hair colours to sound appealing and unique to clients, especially when we are suggesting change for them. And let’s face it there are a lot more ways to describe Brown than just Chocolate.
EP 56: 3 formulas you MUST KNOW when covering greys for Redheads and Fashion Colours
We’re talking about how to get 100% grey coverage when hair-painting natural Redheads or Fashion Colours. Grey coverage can be challenging when you still want brightness or vibrance for your colourful salon clients. So often hairdressers sacrifice the tone to get the coverage or vice versa. If you’ve been struggling with inconsistent colours for your grey-haired Fashionista clients, then this is the Colour Kristina Talks podcast for you!
EP 55: HOT ROOTS equals Hot Mess! Learn how to FIX them FAST
We’re talking about how to avoid HOT ROOTS with on scalp global colour and what to do to avoid this problem plus how to fix it when it does happen. Hot or glowing root colour is usually caused by miscalculations in the formula painted when using a permanent dye to go lighter or brighter. It’s one of the most common mistakes I see Hairdressers making at all levels of experience.
This episode of the Colour Kristina Talks Podcast shares the WHAT + WHY + HOW to FIX for Blondes, Brunettes and Redheads.
EP 54: The Trouble with Balayage, with Colour Me Sophie B
Do you struggle with Balayage? Dodgy blends? Splotches? Do you worry about how to turn your client's inspo pictures into a technique and placement? The trouble with Balayage is nobody teaches Hairdressers a clear blueprint.
You don't have to struggle anymore! Because 'Colour Me Sophie B' teaches Stylists trouble-shooting theory and techniques that are adaptable for every client request. In this episode, we’re talking about the trouble with Balayage, plus tools to improve your mindset for salon growth.
EP 53: 7 is the lucky number when painting copper hair. Here's why!
Would you like to learn the exact process that I follow to create beautiful "natural-looking" Coppers for my salon clients? Well, you're in luck! In this episode of the Colour Kristina Talks Podcast for Hairdressers, you'll learn my methods for creating classic orange-based coppers with a 5-6-7-8 levelling system that works with every single colour brand. Level 7 is the only choice when it comes to Hair Painting Coppers when mixed with the only peroxide choice you'll ever need to learn.
EP 52: Instagram Hair Photo Hacks for Hairdressers, with Mia De Vries of the Secret Fox Education
Let’s face it, most of our clients are normal people with little or no modelling experience. But as Hairdressers, we expect them to showcase our incredible hair and sizzle in front of the camera when we ask to photograph them for our Instagram. In this episode, Mia De Vries Creator of the Secret Fox education
shares her insider tips to help clients get comfortable with that scroll stopping Instagram pose you are longing them to know how to do, plus how to stay inspired with online education and more!
Kia ora Kristina,
This is just so helpful as we are in lock down at the moment, and as a salon owner it's really great to spend time working on the business instead of in the business. Myself and my business partner really turning this time into a positive instead of negative down time.
Your podcast are a great tool to keep us thinking about the team the vibe and what we can offer and how to offer the best service we can with on going education.
I really love listening to your podcasts and your guest speakers with lots of tips and ideas.
Very valuable, thank you so much, keep talking.