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Behind the Scenes at a Sam Villa Photo Shoot

I just got back from a shoot in Montreal where we shot two collections and an assortment of editorial images. Being able to collaborate with talented people is vital to the growth of a stylist so I try to shoot numerous times a year, not only to fuel creativity, but to fuel my business, so it’s important for me to be extremely prepared.

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My Daily Game-Changer: Cezanne Perfect Finish

We all have our beauty challenges, those little things that keep us from having a good hair day or a flawless finish. Mine is was frizz. Past-tense, because I'm happily frizz-free thanks to the revolutionary Cezanne Perfect Finish smoothing treatment, which I had the opportunity to receive at Casablanca Salon & Day Spa in Sherman Oaks, California.

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Beauty News: Important Information for Salon Professionals from Patrick McIvor

This is a turning point for our industry. A non-professional was able to buy "professional-use-only" products and make a how-to video via YouTube that recommended using those products to lighten/bleach and tone her hair, while completely ignoring the manufacturer's instructions. Her video, which included harmful and dangerous information received 1.2 million views.

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Giving Back: Donating Hair to Beautiful Lengths

For the past few years I have been showing my support to women with cancer by donating my hair to various charities that provide wigs to those in need.
 

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Spring Trend: Beautiful Brunettes

Blondes aren’t the only ones having fun… beautiful brunettes turn their share of heads with radiant tones ranging from rich caramels to decadent chocolates. We certainly don't want our clients to be wearing boring brown...Now is a great time suggest fun color enhancements and take them from drab to fab!

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Developing a Mission Statement: Repêchage CEO Lydia Sarfati Reveals How!

We are privileged and excited to present a guest blog from Lydia Sarfati, a true pioneer in the beauty industry. Sarfati is the CEO and Founder of skincare and haircare giant Repêchage. She opened the Lydia Sarfati Skincare Academy in Secaucus, New Jersey, and continues to develop ground-breaking beauty products and services for the industry.

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This Isn’t Your Grandmother’s Hairnet

The hairnet, although today thought of as a cafeteria mom’s must-have, has a very significant ‘hair story’ in women’s history. During World War Two in the 1940s, women joined the workforce in droves, taking over jobs traditionally done by men.

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Spring is in the HAIR

When planning our education - whether it be digital, online or show/classes - and when creating mood boards for editorial shoots, it’s always an inspiration to look at what happens on the runways

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Easy Tips for Romantic Bridal Makeup

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Rectangle Sections are the New EVERYTHING!

In the beginning of the year, I shared my mission to speak and work differently to demonstrate how stylists can deliver more value to clients in today’s world.  Changing language to start conversations that open the door to discovering new creative approaches in cutting and finishing globally influenced shapes.  Using condensed and precision cutting to create modern details, beginning cuts in unfamiliar sections of the head and workin

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