Wednesday 13 September 2017

I Cut 8" Off My Hair! - Ella West.

A few months ago I entered a competition for a curly blow dry in a new hairdressers opening up in Galway, Ella West, and I won! So I used this as an opportunity to get my hair done for the Galway rose and it was such a hit. This is when I knew I found a hairdressers I could trust. Ella West are in the heart of Galway city, just off shop street, on middle street which made it very easy to access!

I then attended their grand opening where we heard the story of Ella West and made me love the team even more. I thought to myself, I want this place to succeed as the owner and staff are so kind and genuine and of course so talented! My sister then booked herself in to get her hair styled for her debs which turned out exactly as she wanted. Ye may have seen some snaps on my Insta Stories or Snapchat (both CiaraSwalsh)

So as I am moving to Italy in only a few short days, I knew I had to get my hair done! I hadn't got it done since late December last year! I intended on taking about 5" off my hair but when it came to it, I ended up cutting 8" off! Clodagh did a fantastic job of my hair, my God she is talented! Ella West use non bleach colourings from a brand called Keune meaning when I go over to Italy the sun wont affect the colour! Normal dyes that have bleach in it would turn hair yellowish in the sun, so at least my balyage is here to stay! Below I have before and after shots!

From the photos, my hair was clearly down to the top of my bum, how in the world did I let it get that long 😂 and now it is just over my bra strap. I am in LOVE with it and with the speed my hair grows it was definitely possible to cut a good 8" off.

Check out Ella West's Facebook and Instagram for more information and you can make a booking by calling 091729786. You can also check out my hairdressers (Clodagh's) Instagram here.

Photos: Michelle

*This post is not a collaboration.*


  1. The main services offered in hair salons are hair styling and coloring. Good hair styles can greatly enhance a persons entire look, thus most salons have hair stylists specifically for this purpose. Color Shop Salon

  2. Hello, I have browsed most of your posts. This post is probably where I got the most useful information for my research. Thanks for posting, maybe we can see more on this. Are you aware of any other websites on this subject. Kappersopleiding

  3. bridal hairstyles stylists form and design styles that are intended to enhance the facial appearances of their clients.

  4. The precision at which this trimmer works is really remarkable. It is usable for any kind of beard conditions, regardless of density. Beard trimmers under 1200 rupees in India

  5. A debt of gratitude is in order for giving late reports with respect to the worry, I anticipate read more. wilshire wigs

  6. If you don"t mind proceed with this extraordinary work and I anticipate a greater amount of your magnificent blog entries men's wigs near me

  7. I see some amazingly important and kept up to length of your strength searching for in your on the site raquel welch wigs

  8. I truly like you're composing style, incredible data, thankyou for posting. 匿名聊天

  9. I have express a few of the articles on your website now, and I really like your style of blogging. I added it to my favorite’s blog site list and will be checking back soon… 相親


Blog Design Created by pipdig