The new social networking platform tailor-made for hair professionals, connecting you to a growing global community that will support and propel your career forward.


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Get on board to fast track your hair career

We all know that each of our hair professional career journeys are unique, but it’s fair cop to say we can all benefit from things like:

  • Connect and network with like minded hair professionals to forge meaningful connections near and far
  • Access to hair industry experts, resources, insights and inspiration
  • Grow new skills and knowledge
  • Share ideas and participate in collaboration opportunities
  • Join organised discussions, courses and masterclasses that add value to you and your hair career goals
  • Never feel alone by being part of community fostering support and camaraderie
  • Enjoy exclusive discounts from partnered brands
  • Discover the many career pathways available in the hair industry
  • Attend Platform Live events and meet-ups on a local, national and global stage

Be Certain to know, It’s Safe & Supportive Here

Providing acceptance, support, development, privacy and compassion is at the central core of ‘Platform’. That’s why you can feel trusted in knowing you are part of a safe and supportive space has never been more important.

  • Enter spaces for inspiration and sharing such as Cutting, Styling & Avant Garde, Colouring, Curl Texture & Afro , Wigs & Extensions, Business, Social Media and Industry Innovation
  • Monthly challenges and competitions that encourage, support, and reward member growth
  • Showcasing opportunities where members can get exposure by putting the spotlight on their talent and ideas
  • Private 1:1 messaging between community members
  • Opportunities to work with hair brands and International travel  

Being a member of PLATFORM

 Independent of social media companies, ‘Platform’ membership surpasses the social media noise, prioritising genuine connections and career growth over algorithms and popularity. We enjoy pushing your boundaries and are motivated to see transformational growth in your hairdressing and barbering careers. 

Curated Groups

One of the most popular aspects of ‘Platform’ is our curated groups. When you join ‘Platform’, we invite you to apply to join a group of with a specific interest relevant to you.


Competitions and Giveaways

You’ll have access to exclusive competitions and giveaways from leading brands and collaborators.

Event Tickets

Free or discounted tickets to selected 'Platform', HTCI and Partnered events

Performance Opportunities

You’ll have the chance to apply for performance opportunities at selected 'Platform' Live events and our education collaboratives.


Super deals and discounts only available to 'Platform' members

Managed by Hair Professionals

Independently owned, How To Cut it Network run the ‘Platform’ community! Dom and his team (all hair professionals) are here to help you achieve your hairdressing and barbering goals, whether you are a salon owner, freelancer, seasoned pro or a student starting out. You are all welcome

Grow Beyond to the Next Level in you Hairdressing and Barbering Career

Use the code salon23 to claim your exclusive 10% lifetime membership discount.

Join today to start your 7 days free trial without Needing to give your credit or debit card information.


£6.99 p/m

Or £60 per year


1-5 team members

£26 p/m

Or £300 per year


5-10 team members

£52 p/m

Or £610 per year


10+ team members

For salons with a team of 10 or more, please contact us to enquire about custom pricing and benefits tailored to your salon's specific needs.


If you represent a college or educational institution and are interested in our membership options, please reach out to us to discuss customised plans and benefits tailored to your institution's requirements.


If you're a student hairdresser or barber looking for a discount during you Trying period, please reach out to us for more information on available Discounts and offers.