LUX Autumn 2018

64 HBW18047 Ahead of the Game Racoon International is the No.1 hair extension provider to the professional salon industry. Taking time to provide us with an overview of the services that they offer, is Marketing Manager Lisa Tebaldi who goes into great detail about the award-winning firm. Racoon International provides premium quality human hair, the best application systems – including a unique bonding process – as well as the best education, care products and customer service, which collectively create the solid foundations for success with their network salons’ partnership. For over two decades, Racoon International have supplied natural hair extensions to the salon industry from their British HQ, providing premium quality human hair extensions so skilful professionals can create gorgeous looking hair for every single client. From salon transformations to magazine editorials and catwalk shows, Racoon hair extensions are the preferred choice of award-winning hairdressers, expert extensionists and discerning wearers alike, as Lisa explains “At Racoon International, our obsession is about the consistent quality of our hair, products, attachment systems, training courses and customer service! We’ve worked with the same ethically-sourcing hair suppliers for decades, laying down very strict guidelines to ensure premium quality human hair is supplied every time. By working closely with our suppliers, we can guarantee the ethical sourcing of every delivery of our root point correct and cuticle intact Remy human hair.” “Our application systems safely apply and remove premium quality human hair and with a unique bonding product exclusive to Racoon, specifically formulated to be strong and durable yet easy to remove and packed full of natural resins, both have been scientifically proven (by an independent trichologist) to keep natural hair safe and damage-free. We offer Luxe Bond, Luxe Link and Luxe Weft systems, developed so our expert extensionists – called Racoonistas – have the best choices to create truly bespoke, fabulous looks for everyone.” “Only stylists who have attended Racoon courses are qualified to apply our hair extensions. If they don’t make the grade, they can’t use, buy or apply our products. A stylist with a Racoon International certificate means they have solid, expert application knowledge and an understanding of the science of hair. It proves their creative flair and technical expertise have reached the highest possible standard. Once trained, a