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Behind Studio Ash Hair

Meet Phillip Lagoinha

Behind Studio Ash Hair

The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We get behind Teneriffe’s iconic salon Studio Ash Hair, and meet the stylish and very fabulous Phillip Lagoinha to see what drives him, his favourite Brisbane places and what his life philosophy is.

What's New Pussycat?

New in the Nest | Sept + Oct 2016

What's New Pussycat?

What’s new pussycat? Well, there is an abundance of new venues, places and spaces opening. If you are living under a rock, let us help you out with some new or recent openings to check out...

Word on the Street #38

Fresh, Festive, Fiesty, Freaky & Fun

Word on the Street #38

There’s so much happening at the moment, it’s almost overwhelming. I feel my waistline expanding just thinking about it. Festivals, food, music, arts, fashion, home, lifestyle - whatever you dig - there’s something on for you. Get you diary out (aka iCal) and plan so you don’t miss ANYTHING! #YouGotThis

Word on the Street #36

Fashion, Fun, Bars & Sun

Word on the Street #36

This week there is lots to look forward to in Brisbane with the opening of a new rooftop bar, the continuation of the Italian Film Festival, a new bar in Petrie Terrace, a fav beauty bar spreads wings and much more. So get behind our city and support the local events and business because remember, local is lovely!

Olive Eco Hair | Natural

Natures Hair Stylists

Olive Eco Hair | Natural

Flowers and beauty go hand in hand, every flower is beautiful in its own way, just like every hairstyle is unique in its design. But just like flowers, sometimes hair needs some tender loving care. The lovely ladies at Olive Eco Hair are the gardeners for your locks. It doesn’t take a green thumb to make your hair grow but you might need one to make it shine.

Studio Ash Hair Birthday

Celebrates 9 Years of Hair Dressing

Studio Ash Hair Birthday

Sharing a passion for hair and excellent client satisfaction, the dynamic dup behind Teneriffe’s iconic hair salon Studio Ash Hair celebrate 9 fabulous years this August. Phillip Lagoinha and Tracey Dunne have years of experience, having worked in some of the London and Ireland’s best salons, and lucky for us started a salon in Teneriffe in 2008.

Athleisure Secret Revealed

Why People Go Crazy Over Athletic Wear

Athleisure Secret Revealed

Over the last couple of years, the sportswear industry has been morphing its way into the fashion world and creating some incredible activewear pieces, the latter of which have been trickling their way slowly into some women’s everyday looks — ones who perceived from early on the allure of the athleisure trend.

6 Brisbane Barber Shops

A mans guide to sheering

6 Brisbane Barber Shops

Having your locks snipped by a stranger can be a daunting prospect for many a men. Here are a list of Barbers who let their scissors do the talking.

Word on the Street #25

What’s hot, happening and new!

Word on the Street #25

With June drawing to a close, the mid-year hump is packing all the action into it’s last week. Witness the dawn of a foodie revolution, browse the latest exhibition showcasing fab Queensland talent, or experience the luxury of a four-course meal with one of Brisbane’s best views. This month was a tough act to follow, but July is looking promising thanks to a brand new film festival, an ode to the Aussie BBQ and the return of the perfect weekend market!

Word on the Street #23

What’s Hot, Happening and New!

Word on the Street #23

Winter is coming here… Although it seems like just yesterday we were lazing around on sunny coastal shores, hot chocolate season is well and truly upon us. Lucky for us, June has some fabulous events in store to help us welcome in the cooler weather - think Winter wonderland festivities, a brand new funky laneway session and a vintage lover’s fashion market!

The Art of Hair Sculpture

By Tracy Dunne at Studio Ash Hair

The Art of Hair Sculpture

I have been most fortunate to spend my career travelling and working with women in the art of hair sculpture. I am frequently asked "what's in this season?" to which I invariably reply using the words of one very topical and inspiring woman, Hilary Clinton

Sunrise Boogie

Starting your day, the right way

Sunrise Boogie

It is said that the best time to get exercise is between 5 and 7 in the morning, to allow yourself to let go emotionally and physically and open yourself up to the new day. Because of this, I woke myself up at 3am and dragged myself down to The Greek Club where MyStyle PR were hosting their latest event, Sunrise Boogie, which is a sneak peek into what they have in store for their Anti-Aging Expo later this year.

Word on the Street #11

What’s Hot, Happening and New!

Word on the Street #11

From funky pop-up stores and beer-appreciation festivals, to dream cars, yiros and brand-new cafes, it’s all happening this week in Brissy. So enjoy your weekly dose of Word on the Street and keep a pulse on all that makes our city so weird and wonderful!

Word on the Street #10

What’s hot, happening and new!

Word on the Street #10

Brisbane is a busy bee these days. From film festivals and cheese clubs, to cat cafes and gin master classes, it seems there’s always something happening. But don’t stress. Get the low-down with our top picks from Brissy’s crazy schedule, and keep up to date with your favourite city!

Behind Probioskin

Meet Amanda Parker

Behind Probioskin

behind Gold Coast’s beautiful beauty brand Probioskin and meet the magical Amanda Parker. We love her so much, we wish we could bottle her! Her passion, enthusiasm, dedication and love for natural skin care, holistic living, the environment and life! Yes, this wonder woman is the real deal. We know you will love her as much as we do!