Lox to Learn

Here at Lox of Love, we are passionate about helping people excel in the hairdressing industry and master the art of hairdressing. Victoria Cartwright, the fabulous owner of Lox of Love, started her hair extension business almost ten years ago as a freelance technician, opening a hair extension salon 3 years later. She is a fully […]

Hair Salon – Aesthetics at Lox

Here at Lox Of Love, we are a professional Hair Salon in Bishop Auckland, covering the North East. With over twenty years of experience in the beauty industry, our Aesthetics and Skin Specialist, Rebecca, is an absolute magician when it comes to helping you look and feel absolutely fabulous. She is trained to Level 4 […]

Hairdressers – Go Bold

Go Bold As experienced hairdressers in Spennymoor, we can help if you are looking for a big change with your hair, you may be considering a change in colour. We could not agree more! Changing the colour of your hair is a great way to showcase your personality and quite literally, show your true colours. […]

Keratin Smoothing Treatments

Keratin Smoothing Treatments Keratin treatments are a one-way ticket to absolutely to-die-for hair! Experience the ultimate glam experience with these treatments. Keratin treatments can benefit everyone, regardless of your natural hair type. So, whether you have naturally straight hair and are in search of some added shine, or you have natural curls that need some […]

Our 2022 Trend Predictions

At Lox of Love, our stylists absolutely love making predictions for what lies ahead in terms of hair trends, and we know that you do too! The way hair is styled is constantly evolving in order to follow new trends, and more recently returning to older, retro trends. In this blog, we will be discussing […]

Wedding Ready Hair

Wedding Ready Hair Lox of Love specialise in hair styling for a range of occasions including weddings! Are you looking for a stylist to help you look and feel absolutely gorge on your big day? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Our amazing hair magicians can help transform your locks and make you sparkle. […]

Goodbye Frizz

Goodbye Frizz August is Anti-Frizz Month! Frizz is unfortunately a hair condition that many of us have to suffer with and it can be such a huge pain. It happens mostly when humidity gets into your cuticles and makes them malfunction. Those with curly hair will experience this more often than others. Anti-Frizz month was […]

Dream Hair Today, Pay Later

Dream Hair Today, Pay Later At Lox of Love, we want you to experience the joys of having your dream hair ASAP which is why we offer finance options! Whether you are visiting our Leeds or Newton Aycliffe, Payl8r makes applying for finance a whole lot easier and won’t leave you wanting to rip out […]

Choosing A Career In Hair Styling

Choosing A Career In Hair Styling Within the field of hair and beauty there are several avenues available to satisfy your passion. Whether you are interested in the stunning art of hair extensions, or you are more technologically inclined – there is a path at Lox for you. In this blog we will discuss some […]

Get Prom Ready!

Get Prom Ready! It’s Prom time!! With prom just around the corner we’re so excited to see all of our gorgeous clients here at Lox of Love getting prom ready! We know it must have been awful not seeing your mates much for the past year, which is why we want to make your prom […]

Get Ultra-Glam with Ultrastrands

Get Ultra-Glam with Ultrastrands We are so so excited to announce that Lox of Love is now an Approved UltraStrands Salon!! It’s been a long time coming but we are so happy to finally introduce UltraStrands extensions to our already epic repertoire. We are fully trained and ready to go! In this blog we will […]

Post-Lockdown Hair Trends

Post-Lockdown Hair Trends If you are looking for a post-lockdown glow up but aren’t sure what to go for, these suggestions will not only make you look gorgeous, but they will also make it impossible to choose! Super Cute Styles If your hair is all one length, it can start to look a little flat, […]

Lox Of Love Hair Services

Lox Of Love Hair Services We all know that once lockdown is over, a priority is going to be getting back into the hair salons and having a new colour or a trim to help rejuvenate your hair. We are so excited to be able to welcome you all back to Lox Of Love and […]

How Extensions Apply To Your Hair Length

How Extensions Apply To Your Hair Length When it comes to hair extensions, we are proud to be specialists and can match your perfect extensions with length. In this blog we are going to discuss how your current hair can match with our bespoke extensions. Short Hair – chopped in at the neck and layered […]

Question 101 – Why you can’t go from black to blonde in one day…

Question 101 – Why you can’t go from black to blonde in one day… Why? I will give you 5 major reasons why?!?! Only joking that sounds quite angry, doesn’t it? I swear I’m not, I’m perfectly happy in my little bubble. So I thought I would make a blog post about why you can’t […]

4 Bad Hair Habits to Quit

4 Bad Hair Habits to Quit Let’s face it, we all do things we know we shouldn’t but is there some hair habits that we just need to stop? In this blog we discuss 4 common factors that could affect your hair or extensions in the long run. Tying it up too much Finding the […]

Some of Our Top Online Shop Products

Some of Our Top Online Shop Products Did you know you can find all your favourite Lox Of Love products on our online shop? In this blog we discuss just some of our most popular items that you can pop in your kart and get delivered to your door! Eleven Australia Eleven Australia’s main focus […]

How To Choose The Right Shampoo For You

How To Choose The Right Shampoo For You Choosing the right shampoo for your hair is extremely important as it will help to keep your scalp and hair in good condition all year round! The majority of shampoos are formulated to treat specific hair types and that is why choosing the right shampoo is essential […]

Looking After Your Hair Extensions

Looking After Your Hair Extensions The aftercare routine you implement once having extensions in your hair is vital, making sure you look after them correctly will determine how long they last and their condition. In this blog we are going to identify the key elements that form a hair extension aftercare routine that should keep […]

Just a little progress update…

Just a little progress update… By now you will all be wondering when you will be able to return to ‘normal’ life.  Many of you, just like us, will be wondering how we will be able to re-open under social distancing guidelines when we, as stylist and client, cannot possibly stay 2 metres apart (unless […]

Popular Hairstyles for 2020

Popular Hairstyles for 2020 Over the last few years we have seen a range of hairstyles making their way into the mainstream. From retro styles like the beehive making a comeback to modern trends like the “wet hair look”. We are already a few months into 2020 and there are a number of new styles […]

We Are Award Winners!

We Are Award Winners! Having recently opened our Leeds salon, we were delighted to be finalists in the Yorkshire Salon Awards, where we won the Best Hair Extension award! The team travelled to The Royal Armouries in Leeds on Sunday 10th November, we were hopeful for a win but hyped by nerves at the same […]

Hairbrushes

Hairbrushes For all you extension wearers who wonder what brush is best for you? Well I am going to give you some ideas of what we would recommend to stop any matting, snapped ends and to give you a pain free experience. There are a range of brushes out there which we all use, however […]

How Long Do Hair Extensions Last?

How Long Do Hair Extensions Last? A question we are often asked, yet the answer depends solely on the aftercare of the extensions. As you may or may not know extensions have a life span of on average 6 months, however with new brands and methods becoming more popular, this is sometimes longer and people […]

5 Different Ways to Curl with the Curl Bar by Hot Tools

5 Different Ways to Curl with the Curl Bar by Hot Tools Hello to all of our wonderful clients! For those of you who purchased the Curl Bar by Hot Tools, I’m sure you are absolutely loving it, and if you haven’t… after reading this I’m sure you will be totally convinced! As a team […]

THE SALON E-MAGAZINE AUGUST 2019 ISSUE

Selecting the right colour house and product range for your salon can be daunting but choosing the right one will have a huge impact on the success of your business. We asked multi-award-winning salon owner, Victoria Cartwright, how choosing the right colour has impacted on her salons and what advice she could give others thinking of doing the same.

PRO BEAUTY LOFT OCTOBER 2019 ISSUE

With the rise of celebrity and influencer trends in hair and beauty, and consumers wanting to mimic the latest look, it’s no surprise that as stylists we are constantly managing client expectations in terms of just how much a person’s natural hair can take. From the black-to-platinum transformation of Kim K and the Rhianna red trends of years ago, we are now in a culture where we watch instant hair transformations happening every day on social media.

Lox to Learn

Here at Lox of Love, we are passionate about helping people excel in the hairdressing industry and master the art of hairdressing. Victoria Cartwright, the fabulous owner of Lox of Love, started her hair extension business almost ten years ago as a freelance technician, opening a hair extension salon 3 years later. She is a fully […]

Hair Salon – Aesthetics at Lox

Here at Lox Of Love, we are a professional Hair Salon in Bishop Auckland, covering the North East. With over twenty years of experience in the beauty industry, our Aesthetics and Skin Specialist, Rebecca, is an absolute magician when it comes to helping you look and feel absolutely fabulous. She is trained to Level 4 […]

Hairdressers – Go Bold

Go Bold As experienced hairdressers in Spennymoor, we can help if you are looking for a big change with your hair, you may be considering a change in colour. We could not agree more! Changing the colour of your hair is a great way to showcase your personality and quite literally, show your true colours. […]

Keratin Smoothing Treatments

Keratin Smoothing Treatments Keratin treatments are a one-way ticket to absolutely to-die-for hair! Experience the ultimate glam experience with these treatments. Keratin treatments can benefit everyone, regardless of your natural hair type. So, whether you have naturally straight hair and are in search of some added shine, or you have natural curls that need some […]

Our 2022 Trend Predictions

At Lox of Love, our stylists absolutely love making predictions for what lies ahead in terms of hair trends, and we know that you do too! The way hair is styled is constantly evolving in order to follow new trends, and more recently returning to older, retro trends. In this blog, we will be discussing […]

Wedding Ready Hair

Wedding Ready Hair Lox of Love specialise in hair styling for a range of occasions including weddings! Are you looking for a stylist to help you look and feel absolutely gorge on your big day? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Our amazing hair magicians can help transform your locks and make you sparkle. […]

Goodbye Frizz

Goodbye Frizz August is Anti-Frizz Month! Frizz is unfortunately a hair condition that many of us have to suffer with and it can be such a huge pain. It happens mostly when humidity gets into your cuticles and makes them malfunction. Those with curly hair will experience this more often than others. Anti-Frizz month was […]

Dream Hair Today, Pay Later

Dream Hair Today, Pay Later At Lox of Love, we want you to experience the joys of having your dream hair ASAP which is why we offer finance options! Whether you are visiting our Leeds or Newton Aycliffe, Payl8r makes applying for finance a whole lot easier and won’t leave you wanting to rip out […]

Choosing A Career In Hair Styling

Choosing A Career In Hair Styling Within the field of hair and beauty there are several avenues available to satisfy your passion. Whether you are interested in the stunning art of hair extensions, or you are more technologically inclined – there is a path at Lox for you. In this blog we will discuss some […]

Get Prom Ready!

Get Prom Ready! It’s Prom time!! With prom just around the corner we’re so excited to see all of our gorgeous clients here at Lox of Love getting prom ready! We know it must have been awful not seeing your mates much for the past year, which is why we want to make your prom […]

Get Ultra-Glam with Ultrastrands

Get Ultra-Glam with Ultrastrands We are so so excited to announce that Lox of Love is now an Approved UltraStrands Salon!! It’s been a long time coming but we are so happy to finally introduce UltraStrands extensions to our already epic repertoire. We are fully trained and ready to go! In this blog we will […]

Post-Lockdown Hair Trends

Post-Lockdown Hair Trends If you are looking for a post-lockdown glow up but aren’t sure what to go for, these suggestions will not only make you look gorgeous, but they will also make it impossible to choose! Super Cute Styles If your hair is all one length, it can start to look a little flat, […]

Lox Of Love Hair Services

Lox Of Love Hair Services We all know that once lockdown is over, a priority is going to be getting back into the hair salons and having a new colour or a trim to help rejuvenate your hair. We are so excited to be able to welcome you all back to Lox Of Love and […]

How Extensions Apply To Your Hair Length

How Extensions Apply To Your Hair Length When it comes to hair extensions, we are proud to be specialists and can match your perfect extensions with length. In this blog we are going to discuss how your current hair can match with our bespoke extensions. Short Hair – chopped in at the neck and layered […]

Question 101 – Why you can’t go from black to blonde in one day…

Question 101 – Why you can’t go from black to blonde in one day… Why? I will give you 5 major reasons why?!?! Only joking that sounds quite angry, doesn’t it? I swear I’m not, I’m perfectly happy in my little bubble. So I thought I would make a blog post about why you can’t […]

4 Bad Hair Habits to Quit

4 Bad Hair Habits to Quit Let’s face it, we all do things we know we shouldn’t but is there some hair habits that we just need to stop? In this blog we discuss 4 common factors that could affect your hair or extensions in the long run. Tying it up too much Finding the […]

Some of Our Top Online Shop Products

Some of Our Top Online Shop Products Did you know you can find all your favourite Lox Of Love products on our online shop? In this blog we discuss just some of our most popular items that you can pop in your kart and get delivered to your door! Eleven Australia Eleven Australia’s main focus […]

How To Choose The Right Shampoo For You

How To Choose The Right Shampoo For You Choosing the right shampoo for your hair is extremely important as it will help to keep your scalp and hair in good condition all year round! The majority of shampoos are formulated to treat specific hair types and that is why choosing the right shampoo is essential […]

Looking After Your Hair Extensions

Looking After Your Hair Extensions The aftercare routine you implement once having extensions in your hair is vital, making sure you look after them correctly will determine how long they last and their condition. In this blog we are going to identify the key elements that form a hair extension aftercare routine that should keep […]

Just a little progress update…

Just a little progress update… By now you will all be wondering when you will be able to return to ‘normal’ life.  Many of you, just like us, will be wondering how we will be able to re-open under social distancing guidelines when we, as stylist and client, cannot possibly stay 2 metres apart (unless […]

Popular Hairstyles for 2020

Popular Hairstyles for 2020 Over the last few years we have seen a range of hairstyles making their way into the mainstream. From retro styles like the beehive making a comeback to modern trends like the “wet hair look”. We are already a few months into 2020 and there are a number of new styles […]

We Are Award Winners!

We Are Award Winners! Having recently opened our Leeds salon, we were delighted to be finalists in the Yorkshire Salon Awards, where we won the Best Hair Extension award! The team travelled to The Royal Armouries in Leeds on Sunday 10th November, we were hopeful for a win but hyped by nerves at the same […]

Hairbrushes

Hairbrushes For all you extension wearers who wonder what brush is best for you? Well I am going to give you some ideas of what we would recommend to stop any matting, snapped ends and to give you a pain free experience. There are a range of brushes out there which we all use, however […]

How Long Do Hair Extensions Last?

How Long Do Hair Extensions Last? A question we are often asked, yet the answer depends solely on the aftercare of the extensions. As you may or may not know extensions have a life span of on average 6 months, however with new brands and methods becoming more popular, this is sometimes longer and people […]

5 Different Ways to Curl with the Curl Bar by Hot Tools

5 Different Ways to Curl with the Curl Bar by Hot Tools Hello to all of our wonderful clients! For those of you who purchased the Curl Bar by Hot Tools, I’m sure you are absolutely loving it, and if you haven’t… after reading this I’m sure you will be totally convinced! As a team […]

THE SALON E-MAGAZINE AUGUST 2019 ISSUE

Selecting the right colour house and product range for your salon can be daunting but choosing the right one will have a huge impact on the success of your business. We asked multi-award-winning salon owner, Victoria Cartwright, how choosing the right colour has impacted on her salons and what advice she could give others thinking of doing the same.

PRO BEAUTY LOFT OCTOBER 2019 ISSUE

With the rise of celebrity and influencer trends in hair and beauty, and consumers wanting to mimic the latest look, it’s no surprise that as stylists we are constantly managing client expectations in terms of just how much a person’s natural hair can take. From the black-to-platinum transformation of Kim K and the Rhianna red trends of years ago, we are now in a culture where we watch instant hair transformations happening every day on social media.