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Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 12:03
Have you ever thought about, “What you can do with…" With what you ask? With games. As I have been back in my salon coloring guests' hair on a regular basis, things have started to build very quickly. In about 8 months, and with no advertising, I have gone from a salon with zero guests to being almost completely booked.
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 14:03
Hairstylist Ruby Devine recently created this stunning look. "This is one of the many amazing shots captured by Stevie Theoharis at Hugo Salon from my 'Behind the Artist' shoot with Pulp Riot Hair," says Ruby. "To date, this was one of the most difficult color canvases I've ever attempted or achieved."
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 11:16
Representing the five-plus decades since the founding of Redken in 1960, former and current employees reunited Saturday, August 27th to celebrate and share gratitude for their tenure working with, learning from and loving Paula Kent and John Meehan, salon professionals, and each other.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 15:44
CosmoProf recently announced a new partnership with the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation to raise awareness and funds for Beauty Changes Lives scholarships and programs. The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation has awarded nearly $3 million in scholarships to date. Scholarships are available to cosmetology, nail, massage and esthetic students in North America.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 13:01
As New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 gets underway, multitudes of designers, models, magazine editors, makeup artists and hairdressers are buzzing with excitement over the next season’s trends.
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 14:36
It is not only that the USA Women’s Olympic Team won more medals than the men at the Rio Olympic Summer Games, it’s also a fact that at the Rio Olympics Gold, Silver and Bronze were not the only colors many athletes were wearing around their heads and necks.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 11:44
Affinage recently announced the addition of five new red shades to its popular Infiniti permanent hair color line. The hues, which tap into this season's trend of vibrant reds, range from fiery to subtle in an array of copper, golden and scarlet shades.
Monday, September 5, 2016 - 18:14
Summer 2016 is all about warm sunshine and deep sunsets with shards of gold streaking through the late afternoon sky. EuforaColor™ has embraced the amber excitement of the year with this richly gorgeous Tawny Blonde technique. BASE SOFTEN: Natural Starting Level: 8 Formula:
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 15:03
Keratin Complex has announced its 2016 Academy Courses, designed to help stylists enhance their skills and broaden their creativity and craft. This year's courses focus on texture, signature color, men's styles, and more. See the course listings below!
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 11:47
Every year, Goldwell invites stylists and colorists from all over the world to participate in its annual Color Zoom Challenge.
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 12:29
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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 09:50
Paul Mitchell is giving consumers the chance to get creative with their hair color, commitment-free. The brand is kicking-off a partnership with YouCam Makeup this month that allows consumers the opportunity to virtually try-on a vast assortment of shades from their professional hair color range.
Friday, August 5, 2016 - 10:57
America's Beauty Show (ABS) has announced the new ABS Global Image Awards, a competition that aims to recognize international talent in the professional beauty industry. Formerly known as the STARS Photo Competition, the ABS Global Image Awards will honor stylists in eight different categories, highlighting the best of the best in original hair styling, coloring and cutting.
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 13:55
by Patrick McIvor Summer creates all sorts of challenges and all sorts of opportunities to play with hair. Instead of fighting with nature, playing with it and its effects on hair can make this season a lot more fun. So this month, I want to share 10 ways we can play with summer hair:
Monday, August 1, 2016 - 12:08
Hair care and color brand Matrix recently announced well-known stylist, television personality, and author and business expert, Tabatha Coffey, as the brand's new Global Business Ambassador.
Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 12:48
On Sunday, July 24th, over 3,000 beauty professionals from around the globe gathered at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, NV for the 27th Annual North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA). Aveda Global Creative Director Antoinette Beenders’ five model theatrical presentation “Cheeky Pop,” brought these beauty professionals to their feet with its exuberant, playful energy.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 14:56
Wella Professionals hosted its 2016 North American TrendVision Awards (NATVA) on Monday night in Las Vegas, NV. The annual awards honor some of the industry's top hairstylists from all over North America who created stunning styles based on one of this year's two themes: Molten Ecaille and Bronde Luxe. Beauty Launchpad congratulates this year's NATVA winners!
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 14:50
The Colorist congratulates the 2016 North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) Winners! For the last 27 years, NAHA has recognized the beauty industry’s most talented artists. Each year artists from across the industry enter the prestigious photographic beauty competition for a chance to be recognized in one of 14 categories. Take a look at the finalists and winners below:


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