A Southport salon owner is uniting beauticians from across the globe in a special series of live broadcasts to fundraise money for the NHS.

Douglas Muraahi-Reid owns R&R hair and beauty on Eastbank Street and is a familiar face in the local fundraising scene.

Now Douglas is taking part in a series of live Instagram broadcasts over 24 hours where stylists, beauticians and personal trainers to discuss the best at home hair and skin care tips

Douglas hopes the streams will raise thousands of pounds for the NHS.

To donate visit www.justgiving.com/fundraising/chatforthenhs