The Best Haircuts For Women In Their 40’s

  40 is being declared as the new 20 but we think 40 is even better because women in their 40’s ooze confidence. They know who they are and what they want. Great hair is a must at any age and 40 is no different and just because you are not 20 anymore doesn’t mean…


Wigs-Taking The First Step

For many when you hear Patrick Gildea Hairdressing you think on a very successful hair salon in Letterkenny with an abundance of talented stylists; but what you might not realise is that Patrick himself is one of the leading wig and hair piece specialists in the North West and in Ireland. So if you or…


Suicide Aware SafeTalk

Patrick Gildea Hairdressing Team- Suicide Aware

The team at Patrick Gildea Hairdressing are no strangers to self-development and educational training, however they took it one step further last week and participated in the SafeTALK alertness training programme that prepares anyone over the age of 15 to become a suicide- alert helper. The team at Patrick Gildea Hairdressing are the first hairdressers…


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Layla Gets Her Hair Cut

Kerry our Front of House comes into work with many stories about her daughter Layla, the three and a half year old with a wonderful personality! Layla thinks her mammy comes to work every day and gets her hair cut and has been asking to come in for this special treat herself! She is just…


Christmas Hair & Beauty Opening Hours

It looks like we are going to have a very busy December, we want to ensure that we can accommodate as many of our loyal guests as possible with Hair and Beauty Appointments. We have extended our opening hours to make this possible. If you haven’t booked your appointment already, please get in touch on…



New Generation Prices At Patrick Gildea Hairdressing

MEET OUR NEW GENERATION Introducing Siobhan, Florrie, Claudia and Josey your Centre of Excellence New Generation Stylists. Our talented New Generation have been on an education journey for over 36 months and through continuous training and development have reached this wonderful milestone and earned the right to be called a New Generation Stylist. We only…


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Prestigious Donegal Hairdressing Awards

It has been an amazing year for the Patrick Gildea Hairdressing & Beauty Team. This multi award winning team, took some time out to reflect on what has been a wonderful 2018. Irish Hairdressing Federation Icon Patrick treated his talented team to a wonderful evening in the beautiful surroundings of Castle Grove Country House Hotel.…


Beautiful Autumn Hair Cuts

Last week we brought you inspiration for Autumn hair colour so this week we thought we would complement hair colour with some perfect hair cut inspiration. There are 3 particular cuts that are set to be really popular this Autumn and Patrick asked Vicki one of our Master Colour Experts and Artistic Directors to give…


Master Colour Experts Workshop With Award Winning Andrew Dunne

Amazing results for Donegal Daily Readers Hair Colour Makeover. Our talented team carried out 24 Complimentary Colour Make Overs on Sunday and the results were absolutely amazing. Our models were brilliant, so patient, great fun and open to change with one lady having a six hour colour process that totally transformed her hair and the…


Fancy A Complimentary Colour Makeover?

Patrick Gildea Hairdressing voted Best Salon in Ireland, are offering an amazing opportunity for 20 lucky guests to receive a Complimentary Hair Colour Makeover on Sunday the 24th of July. Patrick has invited Andrew Dunne, Irish Colour Ambassador for Wella, International Trend Vision Winner and one of the most highly respected colourists in the UK and Ireland to…