Shu Uemura Art of Hair, and esteemed fashion designer, Jonathan Cohen recently announced an exciting new collaboration. The duo has partnered to create two limited-edition beauty bags that combine function and fashion for women who are always on the go.
Barristar Student Services President, Paul Barry has kicked off his 30 day Kickstarter.com crowd-funding project with two goals in mind: to bring very needed revenue to a very talented hair prodigy stuck in the Ukraine, and to bring her special talents to salon professionals here in the U.S. He is hoping to raise the necessary $30,000 to fund production of a multi-DVD educational series.
More than 3,000 hairstylists and salon owners from over 24 countries attended this year’s Gathering on August 4 and 5 at the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Inspired by lyrics from the Beatles, Paul Mitchell’s intensive two‐day education event celebrated the theme of “rEvolution” with live music, brilliant choreography, whimsical wardrobe, incredible acrobatics and several surprises in between.
Gary Howse, salon owner, philanthropist and industry leader, passed away on August 3 in New York City. As a philanthropic leader in his community and the professional beauty Industry, Gary personally poured his time, energy and love into causes such as North West AIDS Alliance and the Puget Soundkeeper Alliance. “Gary always set an example of how each of us should strive to be our best selves and positively contribute to good outcomes, ” says Gary Manuel employee and life long friend Kathryn Remijan.
In this intensive creative workshop of styling and cutting, immerse yourself with the Sebastian Design Team in the elements and principles of design and shape. See your work as artists see their art. You'll translate the fundamental elements into graphic shapes, movements and designs. Includes cut, style, and color.
Molly Kossoff, Assistant Editor of Beauty Launchpad, caught up with Thermafuse Marketing Coordinator Brittany Straight and Director of Education Dale Smith at Cosmoprof North America 2014 to discuss the exciting launch of Thermafuse's brand new f450 Smoothing System. Packaged in a convenient, one-stop, carry-all briefcase, this innovative system is sure to be a game changer in the beauty industry. Check out the exclusive interview below! www.thermafuse.com/f450
Legendary makeup artist Dick Smith passed away on July 30, 2014 at age 92. Smith is known for his special effects makeup work on films including The Exorcist,The Godfather and Amadeus. Dick was often referred to as "The Godfather of Make-up" and worked as NBC's first makeup director. He received an Academy Award for Makeup for his work on the movie Amadeus.Makeup artist Rick Baker tweeted, "The master is gone. My friend and mentor Dick Smith is no longer with us. The world will not be the same."
On July 24th, over 100 guests enjoyed appetizers from Gravina Malibu and fine wines from Morandell Imports and celebrated the grand re-opening of YUKA STYLE BH. The evening featured a hair and fashion show with 12 international models and a live hair show. Guests included actresses Bai Ling, Judy Tenuta, Patrick Darbo, actor Blaine Gray and Judith Mancini.
L’Oréal USA Professional Products Division (PPD), which includes such prestigious brands as L’Oréal Professionnel, Kérastase, Redken, Matrix, Pureology, Shu Uemura, Mizani and Essie Professional, has announced its collaboration with StyleSeat, the online destination for salon professionals and their clients that has become the fastest growing marketplace for beauty and wellness services.