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Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 10:14
The Look: Chocolate Espresso BrownColorist: Goldwell Celebrity Colorist, Rona O’Connor
Friday, January 29, 2016 - 09:02
Age at time of publication: 25Salon: Aurelio Salon, Howell, NJ & Toms River, NJTitle: Goldwell Salon Specialist/In-Salon EducatorColor line: GoldwellBeauty school/location: Capri Institute, Brick, NJ
Friday, January 22, 2016 - 17:50
Get to know The Colorist's Rising Color Stars—hot, young colorists who are poised to take their careers to the top! We'll be featuring a new up-and-coming artist every week!
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 11:42
Paul Mitchell has announced its first-ever hair color contest, "Color Outside The Lines." Beginning January 1, 2016 and running through April 29, 2016, colorists of all backgrounds and specialties form around the world are invited to show their skills by entering the Color Outside The Lines hair color contest.
Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 16:39
Get to know The Colorist's Rising Color Stars—hot, young colorists who are poised to take their careers to the top! We'll be featuring a new up-and-coming artist every week!
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - 10:12
On the heels of another successful Golden Globe Awards, Marie Claire hosted its first annual IMAGE Makers Awards, honoring the beauty pros behind the stars of the red carpet. Among those recognized was Redken's own celebrity colorist, Tracey Cunningham (left).
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 13:08
InstaTint temporary color shimmer sprays from Joico come on strong, delivering shimmering, shining, devastatingly dazzling color, before washing out (up to three days later!) with a single shampoo. Spray these pigment-packed beauties directly onto finished ‘dos for an iridescent, insta-fabulous pop of color here and there, or mix and mingle all five shades to create your own custom tint.
Monday, January 11, 2016 - 15:26
The stars were shining bright at last night's Golden Globe Awards, held in Los Angeles, CA. Among those looking stunning on the red carpet were actresses Olivia Wilde and Jenna Dewan-Tatum, both who had recently had their hair color refreshed by Joico Celebrity Colorist, Denis de Souza. Below, de Souza shares his formulas and how-tos so you can recreate these gorgeous hues in the salon!
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 12:08
Red hair is a timeless look, and this season it's all about rich berry shades and multihued dimension. With this in mind, Keratin Complex created this gorgeous Winter Pomegranate - a deep crimson with cool tones and subtle hints of violet. More rainbow-red than natural ginger, the look is perfectly on-trend for 2016.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 13:54
Beginning on January 17, 2016, ARROJO Exposé will begin its 7-event tour in the US. Exposé consists of inspiring educational events hosted by Nick Arrojo with the ARROJO Artistic Team, focusing on cut, color, styling, and texture trends from the Cosmic-POP Collection (pictured).
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 11:11
Grey and silver hair color, otherwise known as #grannyhair, was one of the biggest trends of 2015, and has continued to crop up atop the heads of trend-setters and A-listers in the new year. Color chameleon Nicole Richie recently debuted her take on this metallic look, posting a photo of her new 'do on Instagram just before the holidays.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 10:04
by Patrick McIvor
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 16:13
Get to know The Colorist's Rising Color Stars—hot, young colorists who are poised to take their careers to the top! We'll be featuring a new up-and-coming artist every week!
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 13:53
Goldwell Regional Artistic Team member Michelle Vance recently created this lovely lilac ombré. According to Vance, the "dusty," pastel hue is perfectly on-trend for 2016. Recreate the look with her how-to, below!
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 11:24
In this issue: FEATURES Create head-turning color looks with our expert how-tos and versatile products  »Special Effects Essential color accessories that every stylist should have on hand »Tools of the Trade Matrix takes a cue from the red carpet to create dazzling color looks for our exclusive cover feature  »Glam Squad Sydney's Scott Sloan releases The Ingénue collection, evoking effortless allure »Beguiling Beauty COLUMNS Jeff South shares how to boost profits in 2016  »Upfront: Upgrade Your Profits Duplicate George Papanikolas' dramatic deep eggplant hue  »Cover Look: A Color How-To...
Monday, January 4, 2016 - 18:37
Bring warm and rich coffee inspired hues to your salon with caramel and mocha sombres from Redken. Amber Le Bon Caramel Sombre CHROMATICS SOMBRE FORMULA 12 oz. 8NA (8.01) Chromatics Ultra Rich2 oz. 10 vol. Chromatics Oil in Cream Developer
Monday, January 4, 2016 - 15:54
Warm up winter days with this bold, dimensional red look created by the EuforaColor Team, inspired by the rich amber and earthy red tones found in Marsala wine. The look was achieved using strategic color placement and unique teardrop patterns that follow the curvature of the head (instead of traditional straight sectioning), allowing for surprising pops color.
Monday, January 4, 2016 - 12:06
Hairstylist Charlotte Murray recently helped transform her client's hair color to this vibrant, reddish-orange hue. Below, she shares how she achieved the look:


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