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VIVOLUTION: From Optometry to Hairdressing

July 20, 2018

From optometry to hairdressing: We talk with salon owners James Carlisle and Lynden Mason on the evolution of Vivo Hair Salon and how they are revolutionising the hairdressing industry. When I meet with Lynden Mason and James Carlisle at the Vivo Support Office, it’s immediately clear that the two founders of Vivo Hair & Beauty work as a team. They both listen intently to the questions asked, freely sharing stories from their 12 year partnership and foray into the hair industry. ...

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  • PROJECT GLO: Annie Masters' Story

    October 03, 2018
    In 2013, after a trip to Vietnam, Annie noticed some dimpling on her breast. A biopsy and ultrasound revealed she had breast cancer.

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    September 24, 2018
    Introducing Korrin Barrett, speaker, mentor, businesswoman and quadruple amputee. Vivo have followed Korrin's journey, and have been so inspired that we reached out and asked her to collaborate with us in our new mission - Project GLO.

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    September 18, 2018
    What qualifies someone as a Superstar Stylist? James and Lynden agree that it’s the stylists who are always learning and keeping their skillset fresh, who have developed a large and loyal client base.

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  • TIME TO SHINE: How Vivo is inspiring success through its culture of excellence

    September 17, 2018
    In 2018, Vivo hairstylists have been taking out the top prizes in competitions all over the country, from emerging talent and men’s cuts, to creative colour and beauty industry accolades.

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  • GHD PLATINUM+: The world's first smart straightener

    September 07, 2018
    Introducing GHD Platinum+, the world's first SMART straightener that predicts your hair's needs. Heat is monitored 250 times per second across the plates, and through its predictive technology this revolutionary styler recognises the thickness of your hair and speed at which you are styling and adjusts the heat accordingly, giving you unbeatable results, personalised to you.

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    August 14, 2018
    The Vivo are thrilled to be part of the pilot workplace apprentice program - Mana in Mahi (Strength in Work) Scheme aimed at young beneficiaries aged between 18-24.

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  • OLAPLEX: A total game changer

    August 10, 2018
    The buzz surrounding Olaplex was promptly put to the test by excited stylists across 80 salons. The verdict? Vivo hair stylists agree -  it’s a total game changer. So, what is Olaplex?

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  • LASH LIFT: Frequently Asked Questions

    August 01, 2018
    Vivo Hair and Beauty is now offering Lash Lift - the exciting, lash volumizing procedure that is here to give you those fluttery, enticingly long lashes you’ve always wanted!

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    July 21, 2018
    We talk with one of Vivo Hair & Beauty's Everyday 'HairOs' Olivia Kieser as she raises money for the Cancer Society.

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  • New Te Awamutu Salon!

    May 25, 2018
    Otto Inc Hairdressing is now Vivo Hair Salon - Te Awamutu!

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