Morgan and Morgan The Hair Collective

Ask The Experts: Five Ways to Update Your Hair Colour July 26, 2019 16:39

Looking for a new look? 

We asked new addition to the Morgan & Morgan team, Karl Mohring to give us his top colours to update your current hair colour for winter

There is an unlimited palette of colour available to us to create a wide range of looks to suit your mood and current trends.

Ask The Experts: Is Grey The New Blonde? July 23, 2019 16:57

If you’ve been toying with ending your relationship with hair colour and embracing your natural grey – maybe now is the time, while grey hair is so on trend.

There is no reason to fear going grey and every reason to celebrate your changing hair colour, but there are a few things to think about before you make the switch

Ask The Experts: How to change up your hair colour? July 20, 2019 14:11

Looking for a colour change?

Let Colour Expert (and salon owner) Jennifer Morgan talk you through what you should know before coming in to the salon for a completely new hair colour...

Ask The Experts: Brighten up autumnal days with "Fallayage" July 19, 2019 15:39

It seems like every new trend (fashion, hair or otherwise seems to come with its own portmanteau and this seasons colour influence is no different...for winter....introducing "fallayage" a crisp and autumnal balayage trend that's bound to having you 'falling' for a new hair colour.

4 Winter Blonde Colour Ideas Beyond the Classics June 30, 2019 12:14

Is you hair ready for a spring blonde but you want something different than classic, traditional hair colour?

Ask The Experts: What's New & Interesting in Colour June 26, 2019 18:36

Feel a need for change? There’s no better way to give your beauty look a revamp than with a new hair colour. And while you can’t go wrong with a classic hue like chocolate brown or honey blonde, why not use your mane makeover as an excuse to step out of your comfort zone with an edgy hair colour? 

With winter hair in our sights, we talked to salon owner Jennifer Morgan about some colour ideas that are less than mainstream.

Ask the Experts..."How to I get a great colour?" June 26, 2019 14:39

Changing your hair colour can go wonderfully right―or horribly wrong!

That’s why so many people put their heads in the trusty hands of Jennifer Morgan, Colour Director at Morgan & Morgan Urban Retreat in Takapuna

What The Heck Is Oil Cleansing, And Why Should We Be Obsessed With It? June 25, 2019 15:27

You may or may not have heard of it…but there is a new (old) trend in skincare that is causing some buzz right now…cleaning your skin with oil.

Ask the Experts: Thinking Short for Winter? June 25, 2019 15:15

One of the best things about hair is the ability to experiment with style whenever the mood strikes. So, when it comes to making a major switch, like getting a short haircut, we’re here for you. 

We asked our Creative Director Erin Beech for her advice if you are thinking of a dramatic change...

Brunette but NOT Boring...check out these great options for dark hair June 13, 2019 14:30

Brunette but NOT Boring...check out these great options for dark hair

Calling all natural brunettes and lovers of the lush, dark chocolate hair hues. Salon owner Jennifer Morgan shares her best brunette ideas to defies the boundaries of what it means to have "brown hair" 

Ask The Experts: Whats Happening For Winter? June 10, 2019 17:10

Few things can bring on the urge for a new hair cut or colour than the onset of a new season.

A change in temperature—and subsequently our wardrobes—can drive an overwhelming desire to have a dramatic chop, a fresh hue or even a change in how you style your hair.

So we asked new addition to the Morgan & Morgan team Karl Mohring to give us his predictions for the coming season

Ask The Experts: Is Your Hair Aging You? May 31, 2019 15:16

Tell tale signs of ageing are not only on our skin, they can show in our hair too!

Dry, brittle, dated locks can add more years than any wrinkle, so here’s how to wind back the years quickly.

Karl Mohring Senior Hairdresser May 29, 2019 08:43

Senior Hairdresser Karl Mohring

Ask The Experts: Ombre with a Difference May 20, 2019 17:17

Some trends come and go, but ombre is definitely here to stay. The idea behind the ombre trend is simple: hair is darker at the roots and becomes lighter at the ends, or vice versa. It’s a gradient hair colour technique that became a staple in the hair world, and it’s clear why. Not only is ombre an easy look to pull off, but the colour possibilities are endless. Before visiting us for your next appointment, get inspired with these ombre looks.

Ask The Experts: Celebrating Brunettes May 9, 2019 11:00

Many hairdressers (and their clients) see brunette as a one dimensional color

Brown is brown, right? Over the years I have developed a signature style of colour work…there is definitely a ‘Morgan’ type of redhead, blonde or brunette...we asked Colour Director Jennifer Morgan for some dark hair tips

Ask The Experts: Haircare Myths Debunked...How to Care for your Hair May 7, 2019 09:00

Hair often goes through the ringer in the name of beauty, and sometimes the consequences aren’t understood until the signs of damage start creeping up. 

When you start to notice a lack of moisture, split ends, breakage, dullness or weak strands, it’s not the end of the world.

Vibrance...the hair colour that thinks its a conditioner May 6, 2019 11:56

Not every on of our client need colours that lightens or even colour that covers grey hair
It may be that you want to enhance your own natural hair, create depth or texture, enrich a reflect or creating a more vibrant shade to create the colour of your dreams

Todays colour fashion is varied and at Morgan & Morgan we are 100% committed to offering not only creative techniques, but also the best possible products to use in the salon...check out what's new!

Ideas to Prevent The Winter Blues May 1, 2019 10:27

Beat the Winter Blues...

Whatever the weather is doing, or how glum you or your friends, family and colleagues may be, try some of these ways to prevent the winter blues and spread some sunshine of your own.

Ombre, Dip Dye, Baby Lights, Balayage...its all a foreign language! April 7, 2019 10:00

Ombre, Dip Dye, Baby Lights, Balayage...its all a foreign language!
If you have not read a fashion magazine in the past 5 years you may NOT heard about the colouring trends....Ombré, Dip-Dye or Balayage...but everyone else knows these words well.
BUT just what’s the difference between the three colouring techniques, as often the words get mixed-up and confused, and then the wrong description gets used for the style of colour you desire
So here’s our salon owner & colourist Jennifer Morgan's (rough) answers to the basic differences between the different hair colouring methods …

Ask The Experts: Are perms back in style? April 3, 2019 14:03

Permed styles were almost forgotten during times of sleek looks, but now they are back in full force. Their magic creates the most endearing undone looks, the trendiest afros or simply lots and lots of we asked resident perm fan (and Master Hairdresser) Casey Kenny to give us her thoughts 

7 Reasons You Should Really Start Using Face Oils March 31, 2019 11:44

7 Reasons You Should Really Start Using Face Oils

No, they won't break you out. Seriously!

If the thought of putting oils on your face slightly scares you, think again.

Native Americans of the Sonoran Desert kept their skin vibrant and flawless with Jojoba Oil.

And this (very) old-school beauty secret is making a pretty big comeback right now. In fact, according to top dermatologists, facial oils may be that missing step in your beauty routine.

Ask The Experts: Emma Bleackley...what retro style makes you smile? March 28, 2019 14:10

Anything goes! So went the motto of the wild 1980s. For anyone looking for an adventure in colourful and expressive fashion, there is no better inspiration than this iconic decade. In the 80s, hair was big and the shoulder pads were bigger.

So we asked our new Director Hairdresser Emma Bleackley (and child of the 80's) how you can create your own daring 80's inspired hairstyles and fashion looks 


Ask The Experts...What is a Shag Cut? March 28, 2019 13:42

When someone thinks of the shag haircut, they immediately associate it with rock n roll. It is casual, somewhat messy, and eminently cool, immediately bringing to mind images of famous musicians such as Joan Jett and Mick Jagger.

However, the shag haircut isn't relegated simply to the category of musicians – it's an extremely versatile and popular hairstyle that can be worn in a number of different ways and with a variety of different outfits

Ask The Experts: Ponytail Hairstyles for Every Occasion March 28, 2019 13:09

Are you looking for a new hair style, which is practical but not boring and also allows for some playful styling creativity?

We asked Salon Manager Erin Beech (and guru for all things stylish) to tell us about how a ponytail could be an easy to manage way of dressing up your hair