My top 5 Golden Girls 2015 – Golden Globes Round-up

By Laura Haystaff | January 12, 2015

So I find myself here at 12:30am on a Sunday night glued to E! and transfixed by not only the dresses, hair and makeup but by the bodies of some of the stars! If ever inspiration was needed to get down the gym and work on those glutes 11 days into the new year, this…

How to get the Cheryl make up look by The Topiary Salon, Old Basing.

Introducing “Recreate” at The Topiary.

By Laura Haystaff | December 18, 2014

After the excitement and success of our make up halloween party and now our final wedding of the year at the Topiary has been completed, we wanted to do something a bit special for Christmas. I have found whilst recently researching for future blogs, that the trend seems to be “how to get the celeb…

The Topiary Salon - Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

By Laura Haystaff | November 11, 2014

The days are getting shorter, there is a distinct nip in the air and the heating is well and truly on. I don’t know about you but I really love this time of year. Stew and dumplings, woodland walks, kicking the leaves, cosy socks, Onsies, hot soups, scarfs and boots are amongst my favourite things…

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War Paint

By Laura Haystaff | October 14, 2014

We are still high on cake and bubbly from our lovely birthday party on Saturday. Thank you to everyone who came, sent cards and gifts. We are as proud as punch to be supported by so many awesome people. The celebrations continue into the week on Breeze FM, we have already given away £300 worth…

Happy 10th Birthday to The Topiary Salon

A Little Party Never Killed Anybody

By Laura Haystaff | October 8, 2014

Yay!! It’s finally here, it’s party time and you are all invited! To celebrate our 10th birthday this weekend, come by The Topiary Salon on Saturday the 11th for birthday refreshments, merriment and to grab your “Birthday Card”. Swing by anytime from 12 to 5pm to pick one up. There are a very limited number…

Competitions, awards, new staff and more with The Topiary Salon

Tune In. Feel Good

By Laura Haystaff | September 30, 2014

You may of seen our news last week that The Topiary Salon has been selected as a finalist in the Small Business of the Year Award Category for The Inspire 14 Business awards! The Inspire Business Awards celebrate the success of local businesses in north Hampshire, from Andover in the west to Farnborough in the…

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New York, New York #NYFW

By Laura Haystaff | September 15, 2014

I couldn’t resist keeping my eye on New York last week, if there is one fashion week that I would love to attend it would have to be in the big apple. I can’t help but paw over the hair, makeup and fashion trends, and there a few that caught my eye. In particular shows…

New blog by The Topiary Hair & Beauty Salon - Old Basingstoke, Basingstoke. - Back To School

Back To School

By Laura Haystaff | September 5, 2014

So this week the salon had a little makeover, a fresh coat of paint, some fix-ups here & there, the instalment of our new product shelf and also our blackboard! This will feature a quote of the week, a daily weather forecast and any other news we would like to share. Its just a bit…

New blog by The Topiary Hair & Beauty Salon - Old Basingstoke, Basingstoke.- Who stole our summer?

Who Stole Our Summer?

By Laura Haystaff | August 26, 2014

I have returned from my 1st overseas summer holiday in 3 years, tanned, fresh faced and feeling positively rejuvenated to what I can only describe as AUTUMN! In August. What happened to the supposed “never-ending warmth” that existed when I left Bournemouth Airport 3 weeks ago? Its my 1st proper shift at the salon today,…

The Topiary Salon in Old Basing is proud to be offering LVL Lashes

Introducing LVL Lashes – Dear Diary, Is jealously a feeling, or a look?

By Laura Haystaff | February 2, 2014

Girls like to feel pretty and for me, make up is a massive help towards making me look and feel this way. But applying make up with expert precision at 7am each morning can be pretty tough. With 2 children to get dressed, fed and ready for school and nursery then myself and my husband…

Top Trends for 2014 - Liquid Eyeliner

Be yourself. Everyone is already taken.

By Laura Haystaff | January 23, 2014

I, of course, like most people aspire to lead a healthier lifestyle in 2014, however 4 weeks into the new year, my resolution is fading somewhat. With the never ending store of Christmas confectionary and the cursed drive-through Costa Coffee! The 8 glasses of water that I promised I would drink each day to boost…

Semi Permanent Makeup - Eyebrows & LIner - Services now found at The Topiary Salon Old Basing, Basingstoke

NEW SERVICE – Semi Permanent Makeup By Francesca Coady

By Laura Haystaff | January 15, 2014

We are very excited to be launching our first aesthetic clinic next week, including semi permanent make up, skin peels and lots more at The Topiary. In this blog I’m going to give you the low down on what you can expect from our semi permanent make up technician, Francesca. Francesca Coady, From Surrey, is…