Hair Education & Training

As one of the leading vintage hair salon’s in the UK, here at Russell and Brown’s we are extremely passionate about our craft.  We love to share are skills with other budding stylists, vintage enthusiasts and professionals alike. We have a number of vintage hair training options available, from beginners demonstration classes to hands-on one-to-one training as well as a number of options for salons and training academies. See below for further details about what is available. If you have any further questions please don’t hesitate to get in touch by emailing [email protected] or calling the salon today on 0151 538 2272

Beginners Vintage Hair Classes

Our beginners vintage hair class is our entry level education option. Classes are held regularly throughout the year, most often in our Liverpool salon. The class gives stylists and non-stylists an insight into the key skills we use at Russell and Brown’s Vintage Salon to create our signature vintage hair styles. We walk you through the vintage eras from the 1920s-1960s demonstrating 3 key hair styles which span this time period.  It is a fun introduction to vintage styling which can be enjoyed by anyone. Click below to book your place on our next class!

2017 Dates – to book, click the links below, select your date and follow the instructions to complete your ticket purchase:

Sat. July 29th, 5.30pm – Buy Tickets

Sat. September 23rd, 5.30pm – Buy Tickets

Sat. November 18th, 5.30pm – Buy Tickets

Professional one-to-one Training

Our professional one-to-one training takes your vintage styling skills to the next level! You will have the dedicated attention of one of our head stylists to take you through a training session working hands on with your model. The training session focuses on your specific chosen area of vintage styling allowing you to master the skills required to create your desired look. This training option can be booked any time throughout the year and will take place in our Liverpool salon.

Select your subject from the options below:

  • – Hollywood Waves
  • – 1920s Finger Waves & Faux Bobs
  • – 1940s Victory Rolls & Chignons
  • – 1950s Rockabilly/Hollywood Glamour
  • – 1960s Beehives & Bouffants
  • – Bridal Hair


Each training session lasts one hour and costs £100. To book your training session email [email protected] or call the salon on 0151 538 2272.

Professional Salon Training

If you’re a salon owner or you work in a salon, you may be interested in booking our professional salon training option.  This is a half-day extensive training day for professional level stylists and salons. It can be booked either as a demonstration class or as a hands on interactive class. Our professional salon training is second to none and can be tailored to provide training in areas relevant to your current client base and demands. Whether you’d like to get a broad understanding of vintage hair styling in general or you want to master a specific area such as vintage bridal hair, the class can be specific to you and your team. This training option can be booked any time throughout the year and can take place either at your own salon or at our Liverpool salon.

Demonstration Class – £125 per stylist for half a day’s intensive training (minimum 3 stylists.)

Hand’s on Interactive Class – £200 per stylist for half a day’s intensive training (minimum 2 stylists.)

To book this training option email [email protected] or call the salon on 0151 538 2272

College/Training Academy Education

Our directors are also available to teach at your college or training academy. An inspirational experience for hairdressing students and teachers alike, our college & training academy education options have proven extremely popular throughout the UK. There are a number of options available in this category from a live hair demonstration class to a hands on experience day. This can be tailored to fit around any current hairdressing syllabus or as an additional extra for students seeking to up-skill in vintage styling and hair up generally. 

Demonstration Class – £300 for a 2 hour class demonstrating numerous styling techniques

Hand’s on Class – Price on Request

To enquire further about this option, please email [email protected] or call the salon on 0151 538 2272