Above: Four of the eight semifinalists in the running for the What's Next Awards grand prize.
Above: True Blood's Carolyn Hennesy at the LA SkinAesthetics booth at the 5th Annual Celebrity Oscar Suite and Party.
The tastemakers of the fashion runways also inspire the latest in hair. Schwarzkopf Professional takes on the catwalk presenting trends including White Angles, Electric Youth, Glam Chic and Mono Mods.
Nouveau Contour has announced its sponsorship of the world’s first platform for permanent makeup, the Permanent Make-Up World Conference, taking place March 2-4, 2013, at the Hilton Orlando in Orlando, Florida.
With an unprecedented show of unity for fellow beauty professionals impacted by Hurricane Sandy, hairstylists, distributors, manufacturers and media outlets from throughout the beauty industry gathered together Sunday, December 9, to make the "Hairdressers Helping Hairdressers" benefit a huge success. With donations still coming in and the on-line auction still open, the event has already raised more than $170,000 for the Professional Beauty Association's (PBA) Disaster Relief Fund (DRF).
Beauty Launchpad joined Wella Professionals to celebrate the launch of their biggest innovation in 20 years, Illumina Color! Illumina Color offers sheer permanent color with intense luminosity. Colorists are raving about the versatility of this new product and clients are impressed with the difference they are noticing in their hair.
The salon industry is coming together in an unprecedented show of unity and support to raise awareness and money for hairdressers impacted by Hurricane Sandy. “Hairdressers Helping Hairdressers” is an industry-wide event to be held Sunday, December 9, from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. EST at Canoe Studios in New York City. The event will also be broadcast live to allow beauty professionals world-wide to participate.
Check out the photos from the Gatsby Gala at ICA 2012!
In celebration of the London 2012 Paralympic Games, P&G re-opened the P&G Salon at the Wella Studio, where moms of London 2012 Paralympians enjoyed complimentary beauty treatments. The P&G Salon at the Wella Studio was part of P&G’s international Thank You Mom campaign, which aims to celebrate and honor the hard work and commitment shown by moms all over the world.