The best way to keep growing as a hair professional is never stop evolving and learning. But if you’re not then theres a good chance you’re getting stayed and bored! Right?

So how can we keep ourselves evolving, learning and growing?

In the second of our podcast collaboration series with MATRIX, I’m incredibly excited to have Matrix and Biolage ambassador Desmond Murray on the show. Multi-award winning Desmond is at the top of the industry for good reasons. Bold vision and big personality – alongside a unique hairdressing talent, he has got to this place in his hairdressing career by yes, evolving, learning and growing!

Today we get an inside look at how Desmond continually works at honing his hairdressing skills and mastering the discipline that’s got him to the top of his game. This chat reveals the ‘forever curious’ mindset of Demond and how this has helped him to become one of the most respected names within the hair industry. It’s a great listen for hair professionals at any level.

We get to hear how is desire to to keep evolving, learning and growing recently saw him become a MATRIX Colour Master, how as an accomplished photographer his correlation of creating amazing hair and capturing it on camera is a seamless process. Plus why it’s all about teamwork for him.

You’ll hear Desmond’s likeable personality and passion for the industry come over heaps in the episode. I have some big laughs with him along the way. I know the will be a podcast for you. I can’t wait for you to listen in––enjoy!



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Thank you to Desmond Murray for joining me on todays podcast.

Until next Monday, Peace, Love and Smiles all the way… Goodbye.



Today’s Guest

Multi-award winning Desmond Murray is known for his bold vision and big personality – alongside a unique hairdressing talent. Honing his hairdressing skills, mastering the discipline to take him to the top of his game whether appearing on tv or tending to celebrity clients. Desmond understands the world stage and how he can break through expectations to make his stories BIGGER, his perspective to stay ‘forever curious’ combined with ‘the more you understand the rules, the more you can experiment to break them.’ An accomplished photographer – his correlation of creating amazing hair and capturing it on camera is a seamless process.


Show notes:

Heres some of what we cover in todays episode with Desmond Murray

  • 04 min 03 sec: Matrix Evolve event.
  • 06 min 18 sec: Desmond becoming a Matrix Colour Master.
  • 13 min 25 sec: The importance of evolving, learning and growing as a hairdresser.
  • 17 min 20 sec: Thinking on your feet with creative options.
  • 23 min 54 sec: Desmond, the hair industry photographer.
  • 31 min 11 sec: A hybrid of many great people by continually learning .
  • 33 min 52 sec: The hard work you need to do on getting to the top.
  • 36 min 26 sec: Proof that opportunities are around us everywhere if you open up to creativity.
  • 41 min 30 sec: Learning a different mindset.
  • 45 min 22 sec: It’s all about teamwork and inclusivity.
  • 48 min 56 sec: Being a good team leader.
  • 49 min 07 sec: Going forward for Desmond with Matrix.
  • 50 min 48 sec: Why one last thing we all need to know







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