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Danny Smith on managing three BarberSmiths studios across London

by Fresha on May 10, 2024

Meet Danny, founder of the London-based barbershop, BarberSmiths. Danny opened his first studio in Angel, North London, with the aim to create a traditional barbershop, with a warm atmosphere and highly skilled barbers, all at an affordable price.

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How Fresha helped WILLOMINA, the Sydney-based salon, navigate the ups and downs of running a business

by Fresha on May 2, 2024

“I think it’s quite beautiful, starting a business and not knowing what you’re doing, because you literally have to dive in and just swim.”

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8 questions with Eighty-8 nail salon

by Fresha on April 22, 2024

The London-based Nail Salon Eighty-8, with studios in Notting Hill, Covent Garden, Battersea and Chelsea, has been growing since 2017. Built on quality and luxury, they’ve built a chain with over 50 members of staff and studios across central London. Managing them is no easy feat, however, but that’s where Fresha really shines.

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“Fresha holds a special place in my heart”: Shawanda on growing Sew Brooklyn with Fresha

by Fresha on April 17, 2024

In Sew Brooklyn’s own words: you shouldn’t have to travel into Manhattan for the service you really want and deserve. Shawanda saw that Brooklyn needed luxury of its own.

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Our brand ambassador, Mark Maciver, on growing his A-list clientele

by Fresha on April 2, 2024

Mark Maciver opened SliderCuts in 2018, but has been cutting hair since 2003. Over his career he’s nurtured an impressive client list, which includes UK rapper Stormzy and world heavyweight champion boxer Anthony Joshua.

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Growing a hair haven in New York with Art Room Hair

by Fresha on March 27, 2024

Nestled away in Astoria, New York is Art Room Hair, a salon that specialises in curly haircuts. Owned by Sandra Stankovic and first opened in 2017, it’s filled with plants and signs dotted around claiming it’s a ‘drama-free zone’.

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International Women’s Day 2024

by Fresha on March 8, 2024

For International Women’s Day we want to celebrate the ways our female partners are pushing the boundaries in the industry and making changes to their communities. So what better way to celebrate them than to get to know our women-owned businesses.

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Becoming the ace of fades with Fresha

by Fresha on March 6, 2024

Based in Melbourne, the idea for Aces first came to Declan Seca when he started cutting his schoolmates’ hair at 15 years old. Declan opened Aces in 2018 after spotting a space in the Melbourne market.

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Fresha Awards 2023

by Fresha on March 1, 2024

At Fresha we love uplifting and recognising the businesses we’re partnered with. The ones that are delivering exceptional service for their clients, pushing their business to the next level and setting the standard for the industry. Our 2023 awards are a way to celebrate the businesses that stood out from the crowd.

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Up Next: here’s what we’re launching soon.

by Fresha on February 23, 2024

From our most highly requested features like waitlists, to smaller changes that will supercharge your day to day. Fresha is about to get better than ever. Here’s a sneak peek at some of the features coming up in the next few months.

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10 questions with Dino Anthony, the founder of Paradigm Male Image

by Tara MacInnis on January 8, 2024

Founder of Paradigm Male Image Dino Anthony shares his journey with the North London barbershop, how Fresha has helped him along the way, and what challenges he's faced.

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The consumer behaviours changing the beauty industry

by Tara MacInnis on December 28, 2023

In Fresha's first-ever trend report, The Future of Beauty and Wellness in 2024, you’ll find three consumer behaviours changing the beauty and wellness industry.