More and more hairstylists and beauty professionals are turning to technology to advance their businesses and extend their services to an ever-widening array of customers. StyleSeat, an online salon booking service, is one popular tool being used by stylists to connect with new clients. Celebrity stylist and colorist for Matrix, George Papanikolas, is one of the beauty industry's top influencers using StyleSeat to build his business. Says Papanikolas, "Started using the StyleSeat App to manage my client formulas and bookings and loving it!
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What's the secret to creating the perfect haircolor match? Matrix Celebrity Hairstylist & Colorist George Papanikolas reveals his secrets to our Executive Editor Amy Dodds. Find out George's tips for using the NEW COLORINSIDER Luminous Beiges:
Hair stylist Brandon Christmas of A Cut Above Hair Design in Sumter, SC recently created this fun, colorful hairstyle for a client. Get the how-to for the look below!Cut:#4 guard clipper on sides for a Mohawk sectioning leaving wispy sideburns. Mohawk texturized with razor.Color:Wella Blondor, Matrix Color Sync, and PRAVANA Chromasilk Vivids.Lightener (applied to top Mohawk and wispy sideburns):Blondor + 20v. Process to a level 9 (client's level was a natural level 6).
Recently, Matrix Vice President and General Manager Paul Schiraldi announced the appointment of Laurie Lam to the position of Vice President of Marketing for the company. Lam is rejoining L’Oréal USA after a successful stint abroad, where she oversaw the L’Oréal Professionnel brand for the Asia-Pacific region, based in Paris, France. She will report directly to Schiraldi and will be responsible for the growth and development of the largest brand within the L’Oréal Professional Products Division.
Inspired by the sights, sounds and styles of the 1920s, Nicholas French puts a fresh twist on the Jazz Age in Deco Decadence.
Robert Santana, Matrix Artistic Designer and Matrix Latin Expressions Team Lead, shares in English and in Spanish some Valentine's Day Styles perfect for Latin women—and every woman!
Latin women love flowing, touchable hair! But it’s important to remember that these clients aren’t exactly the wash and go types—they’re all about polish and glamour. So as February 14 approaches, and your clients drop in for swoon-worthy style, keep it soft and real, but be sure that your work is finished to perfection!
Celebrity hairstylist George Papanikolas, known for transforming the haircolor of Hollywood’s most high profile blondes and brunettes, has joined Matrix. According to VP/ Matrix General Manager Paul Schiraldi, George will bring his talent for creating “must-have” trends for his vast and impressive roster of celebrity clients to the Matrix family, allowing fellow stylists and loyal Matrix customers to get sneak peeks, first looks and insider information instantly on all of the hottest hairstyles and color design innovations.
Traditional hair colors like brunette, blonde and red can be both beautiful and timeless. But not everyone is satisfied with this classic, albeit somewhat limited, palette. Unconventional hues are becoming more and more popular with clients asking for bold colors like deep blues, sea-inspired greens or bright, stand-out coral. Here are a few more suggestions for bold, unique hair colors from the Matrix COLORINSIDER team.1. We All Scream for Ice Cream