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Cutting edge styles at Diffusion hair show

A creative mix of stunning, contemporary hair creations, taking their inspiration from Lady Gaga, burlesque, candy and masquerade themes, went on show this week at the Diffusion hair show at City College Norwich. 

The catwalk show, which was held in The StartUp Lounge, showcased the work of 23 students on hairdressing NVQ and VRQ courses at the College. 

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Hairdressers put on flamboyant show

Thirteen hairdressing students from City College Norwich showcased their creative talent this week when they sent their hair creations inspired by Moulin Rouge, Rainforest and Jungle and Alice in Wonderland themes down the catwalk in the Flamboyance Hair Show.

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Students’ Charity Catwalk Show

A charity catwalk show organised entirely by students on the Creative and Media Advanced Diploma at City College Norwich has raised over £200 for Comic Relief.

The event at The Garage in Norwich treated the audience to a vibrant evening of fashion, dance and music.  The show was organised by students Nisha Ellis, Tuesdy George, Natasha Torbati, Camilla Bell and Laura Parker, and was assessed as part of their Diploma course.

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Hair and Beauty School Impresses Industry Expert

The School of Hair and Beauty Therapy Industries were delighted to welcome and learn from industry expert Gill Morris, a founding and current director of Habia, the standard setting body for the hair, beauty, nails and spa industries.

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Hair Show Inspired by Past, Present and Future Trends

Hairdressing students from City College Norwich will be showcasing their creative talent to around 200 guests at their “Philosophy” show, at Drayton Old Lodge, on Monday 28th June.  The event features a photographic exhibition and live demonstrations of styling, inspired by Avant Garde Fantasy, Women in Art and Futuristic themes. 

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Solutions Salons Earn Dual Seal of Approval

Solutions, City College Norwich’s hairdressing and beauty therapy salons, have met the required standards in order to achieve recognition in both the Good Salon Guide and the Good Training Guide.  These key professional benchmarks will further enhance the salons’ reputation for offering first class hairdressing and beauty treatments to the public, and as an excellent place in which to train.

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Beauty Therapy Students Prepare for WorldSkills UK Competition

Three talented Beauty Therapy students from City College Norwich have been putting in extra hours of training in their own time as they prepare to take part in the regional heats of the WorldSkills UK Beauty Therapy competition.  The students will be competing against the best beauty therapy students in the region, with the aim of winning their way through to the national final on 26th June at Derby College.

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Hairdressing students show Festival youngsters how to cut it

Hairdressing students from City College Norwich became the teachers this week when they taught local primary school pupils some of the basics of hairdressing.  The students were imparting their skills to a group of 9 and 10 year olds from Catton Grove Primary School as they prepare for the “Haircuts by Children” event, part of this year’s Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

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Hairdressers get Creative with Farm Photo Shoot

A farm is not the kind of place you often associate with glamour, but City College Norwich Hairdressing students brought an element of style when they conducted a photo shoot at Abrams Farm in Dereham recently.

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Stunning Hair Show organised by City College students

Hairdressing NVQ students wowed a sell-out audience this week with their Hair Volution show, which showcased cutting edge looks and techniques.

Students on the Level 3 NVQ course presented a range of styles inspired by the themes of vintage, glam and rock. As well as showing off their work, students were also on hand to explain the techniques used and how they had interpreted the given themes.

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