A hugely anticipated treat for attendees of the Wella Professionals International Trend Vision Awards weekend, Wella Professionals' Reuben Carranza announced the company's collaboration with celebrity hairstylist Oribe at the P&G Salon Celebration event held at the infamous The Tunnel in NYC. Here, Oribe and Wella team up to show Underground, a quick-change hairstyle presentation that shows iconic styles from different eras in rapid succession set against a background inspired by Tron.
Competitors from all over the world have come to duke it out for top honors at Wella International Trend Vision, held in New York City this past weekend. Prior to the announcement of the winners of Young Talent, Color and People's Choice, all competitors come out with their country flags in what is called the Parade of Nations. Keep an eye out for flags from United Arab Emirates, Moldavia and Turkmenistan!
Sebastian Professional stylist Anthony Cole shows the versatility of Sebastian Professional styling products at the portfolio event held at The Tunnel during the 2011 Wella International Trend Vision weekend in NYC.
Luis Alvarez, hairdresser, educator, photographer, entrepreneur and all-round Renaissance man, received the first annual Leo Passage Educator of the Year Award October 16, 2011 at Intercoiffure’s Fall Atelier in New York City. The award, established this year in memory of long-time Intercoiffure member Leo Passage, acknowledges the contributions of those ICA members who have made outstanding contributions to education.
Check out Launchpad's exclusive backstage interview with Matrix artistic director Nicholas French as he prepares for his "Journey of a Lifetime" presentation at ICA's Fall Atelier 2011.
Dermalogica is once again the skin care brand of choice for “Breaking Dawn,” part of the unstoppable “Twilight Saga” series, which was filmed in Vancouver, B.C., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Sophy Merszei, President and CEO of NovaLash, manufacturer of premium eyelash extension products, is a woman to watch. She was recently voted one of Houston’s Most Beautiful Women by Health and Fitness Sports Magazine. Merszei is considered the mother of the eyelash extension industry and is behind NovaLash’s eyelash extension training program, the only physician-developed program of its kind.
Launchpad brings you an exclusive backstage interview with Oribe as he prepares for his presentation, showcasing his unique new partnership with Wella haircolor, at ICA's Fall Atelier.
On October 22 Gen Art partnered with Moroccanoil to present its annual Fresh Faces in Fashion Show in Los Angeles at Vibiana. Fresh Faces in Fashion LA follows on the heels of Gen Art’s return to NY Fashion Week with a line-up of some of the Western Region’s best emerging design talent.