"When you see hair, it's time to Lay Bare."
Who should be crowned the ultimate “Glamour Queen”? A long list of celebrities may come to mind, but what about the 80 women who march to the sweat-inducing beat of the 90-minute-long Radio City Christmas Spectacular not once a day, but five to six times! On top of that, each high-kicking Rockette does her own hair and makeup; no stylists here.
Wella Professionals recently announced the launch of its brand new, one-of-a-kind Color.id, a color additive used with permanent color that allows stylists to paint multiple colors, placed right next to each other, without the hues bleeding or smashing together. Traditional foils can be limiting and create a visual challenge, as they require stylists to focus more on individual hair strands as opposed to the whole picture.
Breast cancer survivors will get a little TLC from their friends at Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida and the Survivor Glam Squad on March 7, 2014, during the first-ever Pre Pink Out Party. Kicking off the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, which takes place the following morning, the Pre Pink Out Party at the Coconut Point Mall in Estero, Florida, will feature a celebratory atmosphere with live musical entertainment, refreshments and race registration.
Recently, FarmHouse Fresh natural and organic bath and body products sponsored StyleLab's 2014 Oscars Jewelry Event, which took place on Feb. 27 and 28 at the L'Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. "We are so excited that stylish celebrities and fashionable guests at the StyleLab 2014 Oscars Jewelry Event can experience our powerful hydrating Agave Nectar Ageless Body Oil," says Shannon McLinden, CEO of FarmHouse Fresh brands.
The recent Professional Beauty London trade show was a jam-packed event that included professional classes, unique workshops and beauty business seminars to help stylists and salon owners increase revenue in 2014. Lash extension company NovaLash attended the event and offered services with great success. Some highlights of the event included:
The Harlot hair salon in Venice, CA recently announced that it will host the first ever “Harlot Awards” during their “The Harlot Goes Hollywood” party on Saturday, March 1st. To celebrate award season the salon will hand out awards to various special clients while entertaining guests with variety acts, alcoholic beverages and finger food.
The new Aloxxi Academy, opening this year at Devachan Salons in New York City, and Los Angeles, features an outstanding curriculum led by some of the industry's brightest! Meet the inspiring leaders behind the new education program.
If music inspires your creative process, be sure to check out Redken's first Spotify Playlist! Handpicked by the experts and stylists who attended the National Redken Artist Connection in Las Vegas last month, the playlist has 63 tracks (4 hours 14 minutes of listening time) and features artist such as Pitbull, Lady Gaga, Avicii, One Republic, Robin Thicke and of course Redken’s Muse, Sky Ferreira.Stay tuned for more playlists from Redken!
Created by Scott Fontana, celebrity stylist and owner of Cristophe Salon Newport Beach, Making the Cut is the beauty industry’s first and only live hair competition of its kind. Now in its second year and backed by sponsors that include L’Oréal, Milani Hair™, Fontana Brands and Cristophe Salon Newport Beach, the high-end, professionally produced event will feature live hair cutting and styling on stage by leading local stylists and will be judged by a panel of beauty industry elite to award the title of OC’s Top Stylist 2014. Entries are open now through Feb.