A new hairdresser has just opened in Calne, UK by one of my lovely mummy friends Helen Massimo called HM Hairdressing. How exciting. She had an intro offer of everything 50% off ( It’s running until the 28th of Jan 2017 and excludes children’s haircuts) so when my mum mentioned that I should go have my hair done as my birthday present. I jumped at the offer.
One of my lovely vegan friends lives in Calne, and I don’t really get to see her often so I met up with her just before the appointment for a coffee and a chat, and let our daughters enjoy some play time together. She decided to help me out at the hairdresser while I got my head and shoulders massaged, and hair washed. I felt so pampered. The salon looks so fresh and modern and had such a warm atmosphere. Once I was ready for the cut, my friend left.
Eris had such a busy morning that she fell asleep straight away once she started feeding. Extra bonus for a new mum having her hair cut for the first time. This was going to be a massive change, I was very nervous.
As you all know, my hair is quite long, as I hadn’t had a haircut since my baby shower when I was still pregnant. It did give me a chance to grow my hair. After chatting to my mum, we agreed that I should go short. Very short. this was an exciting thought as having short hair is in certain circumstances easier than the long hair when you have a little one to run after. As I was having such a drastic change, Helen (the hairdresser and owner) mentioned that I could donate my hair to a charity that makes wigs. This really made it worth me growing and cutting my hair.
Even though I was so nervous, I knew I would love having short hair. As I write this I can concur with that comment. I am so pleased with the cut. The biggest test of a haircut is when you wash it for the first time and restyle it at home. Well, Im please to say it was a success. My hair fell beautiful into place with just a hair blow. Perfect when you have to get ready fast with a little one about. Thank you so much, Helen for such a great haircut and thanks to my mum for paying for it as a birthday present.