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Part 1 - Our Trip to the Vidal Sassoon Academy, London, England

Team Soho In London, England, May, 2018 Vidal Sassoon Academy, London, England This is a reflection on our Soho annual educational trip that took place in May of 2018, at the prestigious Sassoon Academy in London, England. Sassoon training is globally recognized as the ultimate in hairdressing education. And for the past 60 years the reputation of Sassoon Academy has been built on developing and providing world-class education. The anticipation myself and the girls felt...

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California to Edmonton - Our week of advanced hair training in CA

Visit the Soho Instagram page HERE I am so excited to write this blog! The Soho Styling Team recently had the incredible opportunity to take a five-day private Bespoke Cutting Class at the Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica and a one-day private color class at Butterfly Loft. It was simply amazing! North American Creative Director, Traci Sakosits and Creative Director, Cole Thompson spearheaded our class at Sassoon. Our week was hyper focused on understanding and gaining...

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Sassoon Salon Educator Training - A Dream come true!

As a professional stylist, I have always loved helping and teaching others. I come from a family of teachers and teaching is one of my biggest passions in life.  When I found out that I was one of eight lucky people in the world this year to be accepted into the Sassoon Salon Educator program in Santa Monica, it was quite literally a dream come true.   Ever since I opened the door at Soho...

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Bringing Sassoon to Edmonton from the Academy in Santa Monica, California

I write this blog today reflecting on our recent trip to the prestigious Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica and as always, I am full of pride for the team of amazing women at Soho and their commitment to excellence.  The art of cutting hair is a constant journey for perfection and after 4 years of business in Edmonton, I'm certain that it's Team Soho's passion for life long learning that makes our little salon stand out from...

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Soho Featured In Canadian Hairdresser Magazine

Three years ago Soho was born and a year after we opened the doors, we were selected by Fashion Magazine as one of the best salons in the Canada.  It was an unbelievable feeling and seeing Soho's name in a major fashion magazine for the first time is something I will never forget.  I am excited to report that it has happened again and this time we were the featured salon in the largest industry...

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The TOP 8 Oribe Hair Care Products

In only three short months, the styling team at Soho has fallen head over heals in love with the award winning hair care line called Oribe (or-bay) from New York.  Truly a luxury hair care line, Oribe has been featured in major fashion magazines, has also been embraced by Hollywood A-list celebrities and as well, on spring fashion week runways in New York, London, Paris and Milan.   The Oribe product line has something for...

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Exciting Change & Growth At Our Edmonton Hair Salon

"Everyone wants to live on top of a mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it"  - anonymous It's been almost two and half years since I opened the doors at Soho in Edmonton and I have to say, never in my wildest dreams did I ever expect owning a salon would be as rewarding and fulfilling as it actually has been. When I look at how Soho has grown from...

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A New Stylist, A Salon Coordinator and A New Baby?

That's right and we've got some exciting news for you! A New Stylist! - Let me be the first to tell you, we've got a fantastic new stylist at Soho who is a natural born hair stylist.  Jaylene is new to the industry but her cutting and colouring skills are that of a seasoned veteran. She is super-smart, has a tremendous love for fashion, is incredibly beautiful and all in all a perfect fit at...

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An Inspiring Email From A Fabulous Client

  Nothing brightens my day more than when a client at Soho walks out of the salon feeling rejuvenated and excited about their new haircut and colour.  As passionate stylists, the entire team at Soho thrives off of providing Sassoon inspired cuts and colours that make people look and feel great.  So earlier this week when I read the email below from Nancie, a new client at Soho, I knew I had to share it....

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