Stories from The Colorist

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Friday, December 1, 2017 - 10:24
In this issue: Coming...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 16:13
Barcelona, the metropolis associated with inspiring creativity and amazing art, was the hosting city of this year’s Global Zoom Event – the well-known Goldwell and KMS world artistic event.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 15:06
Three Matrix hairdressers, meet three hair color virgin models.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:50
The Colorist had a front row seat and backstage pass to Schwarzkopf Professional’s Canadian Ikonic event, held September 24 and 25 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 15:32
More than 2,000 hairstylists and salon owners will head to Orlando, FL in January 2018, for what promises to be a life-changing event. Matrix Destination brings together a lineup of top artists in the luxurious setting of Orlando’s Loew’s Resort, to provide an unparalled experience of education and inspiration.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 12:01
In this issue: Coming...
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 13:43
Created by CoCre8 founders Christopher Dove and John Simpson, the Classique collection features true style, form and colorations for the classic and independent woman, translating “trend” into “trend relevant” for the sophisticated and savvy stylist. Opulent Hair Color backgrounds, accompanied by clever pure and pastel combinations accents.
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 17:26
 Over the weekend, Hurricane Harvey hit the coast of Texas and Louisiana with astonishing power. The Professional Beauty Association thoughts are with our fellow salon professionals and their families, as they continue to deal with this storm.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 14:17
As a hairdresser I always thought I knew why chlorinated water was bad for the hair --the chlorine, right? Did you ever wonder what the best temperature was to wash your hair at? Did you ever wonder why some water can be bad for your hair?
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 12:02
When I first became a hairstylist, I was working at a mall-based salon. Pretty quickly, I realized the light in the salon, which I used do determine color, was very different from natural light outside. This caused hair to look unnatural outside and in the non-salon world.
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 14:28
Last Saturday, Biolage introduced the new R.A.W. Styling products to consumers at the Wanderlust 108 Festival in Denver in partnership with five local influencers!
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 18:14
In June, Goldwell Color Zoom Challenge applicants were narrowed to 15 Semi-Finalists by a prestigious panel of industry expert panelists. Following the Semi-Finalist round, the Goldwell Hair Color Global judges’ panel selected three Gold, Silver and Bronze U.S. Finalists, one for each category.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 17:01
Summer is here and so is The Matrix Ice Cream Color Melting trend! Color Melting is one of this season’s hottest techniques in color where multiple hues are seamlessly blended together to create the “melted effect”.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 11:29
In this issue: Coming...
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 10:03
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 13:08
The Goldwell expert panel announced the 2017 Goldwell Color Zoom Challenge U.S. Semi-Finalists in three Categories – Creative Colorist, New Talent Colorist, and Partner Colorist. Stylists were challenged to interpret the IN-FLUX theme and create a style that defies the conventions of color, shape, cut and texture.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 15:54
Tigi Professional just released the Tonal Shift, a process for salons to do a quick lift on clients' hair.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 13:56
It wasn’t in beauty school that I fell in love with color, it was in beauty school that I fell in love with hair. It wasn’t until I met 2 L’Oreal color educators teaching a color class at a Glemby Salon I was managing that my life started to change, and my love of color was born.


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