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EP35 – Colour conversation with Jack Howard

We were thrilled to have Jack Howard, ‘King of Balayage’ join us for a colour conversation in light of the Colour Genius Awards 2020 fast approaching. From the newly launched Colour Genius category Colour Communicator to Jack’s colour knowledge and journey, we tackled trends, social media, awards and what’s new in the colour world (get it?).

On the panel…

Award-winning (including the first Commercial Colour Genius Award!) colourist Jack Howard is renowned for bringing his sun-kissed technique of balayage from the US to the UK and teaches hugely popular courses both for brands and privately for salons across the world. As London’s top hair colourist his celebrity clients have included Gillian Anderson, Andie MacDowell, Rami Malek, Abbey Clancy, Emma Louise Connolley, Vanessa Kirby, Lily Travers, Katie Piper and more. Jack transforms clients at Paul Edmonds London under the title ‘Jack Howard at Paul Edmonds’.


  • 0m 59s – Introduction from Nicky & Aurore
  • 1m 50s – Jack’s background
  • 5m 54s – Communicating colour on social
  • 9m 30s – Where do you get feedback?
  • 11m 20s – Winning Commercial Colour Genius 2019
  • 14m 10s – New Colour Communicator Genius category
  • 14m 58s – Any advice for future entries?
  • 17m 25s – Product innovation in colour
  • 18m 28s – Sustainability
  • 20m 30s – Client’s knowledge
  • 24m 44s –  Sharing colour on Instagram
  • 28m 00s – The Everyday Hair Colourist podcast
  • 30m 54s – What brings you joy?


Hosts: Nicky Pope & Aurore Caboche
Guests: Jack Howard (@jackhowardcolor)
Editor: Aurore Caboche

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