Celebrity groomer Diana Schmidtke, who styled Leading Actor Nominee Michael Keaton, shares the inside scoop on his look. She also weighs in on the other men in the category:
American Crew has named Alyssa Brasket from The Barbers in Vancouver, WA the 2014-2015 U.S. All-Star Challenge Winner at the International Salon and Spa Expo Long Beach on Sunday, January 25th. The All-Star Challenge is an annual global competition that celebrates stylists from around the world and challenges them to create styles that are modern, expressive and embody the vision of the American Crew man.
Take a peek at the runway and behind the scenes of American Crew Opening Night 2014!
Hairstylist Kay Matthews recently created a rebelliously-tousled, men's hair look, reminiscent of classic styles like James Dean and Marlon Brando, but with a modern edge. The overall effect, one Matthews describes as "cleaned up, but not extremely defined," is rugged yet sophisticated.Get the Look:Says Matthews, "[The] model is a natural red head. I used Matrix Clear Glossifer for shine and body, after shampooing for 10 minutes.
American Crew is accepting submissions for the 2014-2015 All-Star Challenge, the annual global competition to recognize the best men’s hairstylist in the world. The All-Star Challenge celebrates stylists from around the world, and challenges them to create styles that are modern, expressive and embody the vision of the true American Crew man.
American Crew recently announced Jerome Kantner of Mainz, Germany as the winner of its 2013-2014 All-Star Challenge. The annual global competition of men's hair stylists drew over 1,100 top stylists from 18 countries with the following country finalists chosen to represent on the global stage: Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States.
American Crew, a professional leader in men’s grooming, recently announced the return of company founder David Raccuglia as a key creative consultant. In his new role, Raccuglia will take his place behind the camera as the iconic photographer of American Crew, and will lead additional photography projects with other Revlon brands. He will use his category expertise with the marketing and education teams to further the brand’s commitment to innovation, imagery and excellence for both American Crew and Style Masters, a Revlon Professional brand.
American Crew puts men’s cuts and style center stage in Lisbon, Portugal, for the 2013-2014 All-Star Challenge, the annual global competition to recognize the best men’s hair stylists in the world. The Challenge focuses on the art of hairdressing – creativity, technique and one’s interpretation of masculinity in the modern world. The competition finals and crowning of the 2013-2014 Global Champion will take place at the MEO Arena in Lisbon, on April 28th.
Theri DeJoode, Technical Director for American Crew, shares tips for how to create a men's haircut with a low taper! If you are looking for a men's cut with an experimental edge, this is a must-see!
Vintage low side-parts, hints of the blow comb era and anti-gravity notions pique the interest of American Crew's forward-thinking, experimental groomer. He is The Independent.
Classically treated perimeters are fitted with disconnected interiors, allowing you to mold and sculpt new movement within the shape. Through the bold use of gels as working product, The Independent honors both the traditional and the editorial stylist, imparting the confidence to create contemporary structures of sophisticated design.