Hair Care Packing Guide

A suitcase packed for a holiday

Summer is well and truly underway, and we’ve been experiencing some incredible weather here in the UK! With the sun shining bright in the sky, you might be thinking ahead to your summer holiday. Whether you’ve got a relaxing escape planned, a bustling festival, or a girly coastal trip, you hair care routine shouldn’t escape your mind when it comes …

How to Select Your Perfect Hair Colour

A girl with colourful hair leaving the salon

Changing your hair colour is one of the easiest ways to update your look; with the change in seasons comes a host of new styles and shades for you to try out in order to keep up-to-date with the latest trends. However, this can sometimes seem daunting, especially if you’re committing to a whole new look which is world’s away …

How to Protect Your Hair from the Sun

Is there anything better than when summer finally comes around? Gone are the dark mornings where you’ve dragged yourself out from your bed and banished are the dreary evenings where you’re restricted to the confines of your house. Instead, barbecues with your friends and sunbathing on the beach dominate your weekends, and we can’t be happier about it.

Do Hair Supplements really Work?

Hair supplement pills and a smoothie

Over the past couple of years, Instagram has become saturated with sponsored posts and advertisements for products that we’ve all been dubious as to whether or not they work. The rise of the influencer has been incredible, and their status amongst online communities has become a powerful tool for advertisers. However, the quality of the products that have been plastered …

Summer Hair Care Tips

A girl outside against a flowering bush with long hair ready for the summer months

Now that spring has sprung and the weather is (hopefully) going to begin to get warm, it’s time to think about your hair options for the coming months. With the sun shining in the sky for longer each day, it’s time to ditch the warm, autumnal shades and consider opting for a lighter, more summer-appropriate style! Whereas the the turn …

Kerastase: Everything You Need to Know

Kerastase Coffret Brilliance products

Here at Fortynine and Fifth, it is of paramount importance that we use the absolute best products for your hair to help you achieve the look that you so desire. You can rest assured knowing that our full trust is placed in the combination of treatments, shampoos and conditioners that we use on your hair and that they created by …

How to Find the Perfect Hairstyle for your Face Shape

A girl who is about to have her hair done at a north devon hairdressers

January is the perfect time for a reinvention of yourself. Whether you’re embracing “new year, new me”, religiously sticking to your resolutions, or are opting for participating in the short-term Dry January, the first month of the year is full of promise for what’s to come. This also means that there has never been a better time than now to …

Prepping Your Hair for New Year’s Eve

Two girls having their picture taken on New Year’s Eve

With Christmas upon us, your social calendar is probably more hectic than ever. While looking your best over the party season may seem to be the most important thing on your mind right now, have you actually considered the damage that your heated hair appliances are causing your hair?

15 Mind-Blowing Hair Facts

Hair is an amazing thing. It comes in a plethora of beautiful colours and shades, and everybody’s hair is unique in its own way, be it the type, the thickness, the cut or of course the colour. You can use it as a tool to make a statement, or change it according to your mood. For most of us, styling …

Are You Using The Right Hairbrush?

A black, rounded hair brush with synthetic bristles

When it comes to haircare, you may be all on top of picking and choosing the right products to use on your hair. Selecting the right shampoo and conditioner is the first step in maintaining a healthy head of hair, and if you’re beginning to dabble in using the right range of aftercare products at home to keep your colour …