Cancer remains the number one disease-related cause of childhood death. Each year, over 160,000 children are diagnosed and approximately 25% will not survive. This fall, FHI Heat, known for its Limited Edition irons will launch its Special Edition Childhood Cancer Awareness flat iron to raise funds for research and family support. FHI has also teamed up with SoCal’s Q104.7's DJ Crisco Kidd to host his third Hair-Drive.
Farouk Systems, makers of CHI Ceramic Hairstyling Iron and award-winning BioSilk Silk Therapy, will host their first ever LIVE stream from the floor stage of Armstrong McCall World's Fair at Austin Convention Center. Visit the Facebook fan page on Sunday, August 26 at 1:30 p.m. to see performances by Creative Hair Artists Anna Cantu, Bradley Tuggle and Lori Waters.
[Image courtesy of Farouk Systems]
Join Sexy Hair on October 10th by participating in the Caring is Sexy: Cut-a-Thon. Sign up to offer haircuts to your clients in exchange for a $10 contribution to Look Good… Feel Better, a charity that helps more than 50,000 women who are undergoing cancer cope with the devastating appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment.This a great way to help the community and an opportunity to reach out to potential new customers while promoting your participation. In exchange for your commitment, Sexy Hair will provide your salon with the following:
Nordstorm Beauty is hosting a twitter chat on Thursday, July 12 from 3:00pm EST/12:00pm PST until 4:00pm EST/1:00pm PST to celebrate the launch of Napoleon Perdis at Nordstrom.Join Napoleon to learn about the latest makeup tips and trends! All questions should be tagged #Nordbeauty for immediate responses from Napoleon. With over 100 runway shows at New York Fashion Week and Australian Fashion Week under his belt, Napoleon has a solution for every beauty conundrum.
The Awards Ceremony for the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA), Sunday, July 22, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Mandalay Bay Resort, brings together beauty professionals from across the globe to celebrate the artistry and skill of professional hairstylists and makeup artists. In addition to announcing the winners of the 13 NAHA categories, the NAHA Awards Ceremony will feature five artistic presentations from some of the industry’s most celebrated stylists.
Douglas David, managing partner of Douglas Carroll Salon has announced that it will host and sponsor a cut-a-thon to raise money for stylist Eileen Coyne-Homsher, who fell ill with vasculitis and a bacterial lung infection. The event will take place on Sunday, June 24 at the Douglas Carroll Salon, located in Raleigh, NC with 30 minute appointments beginning at noon. Coyne-Homsher, a dedicated stylist who has been with Douglas Carroll for more than 10 years, fell ill in early February.
I.C.O.N. kicked off its L.A. two day educational seminar at the Warner Center Marriott in Woodland Hills, CA on June 3, 2012. I.C.O.N. educators share the company's passion, message and artistry with classes that focus on experiencing stained glass, hair-yuvedic India, Eco-Tech Color and hands on haircutting workshops. Stylists have the opportunity to work side-by-side with the I.C.O.N. founders and the core artistic team, including founder Jorge Rabin as he presents a business seminar that teaches the difference between a client and a fan. I.C.O.N.
Bridging the gap between modern hairstyling and classic retro Hollywood looks, Hairdreams ambassadors, The Doves, recreate legendary blonde bombshells, dramatic brunettes and scarlet redheads with today’s hair techniques using Hairdreams hair extensions. Through texture, volume and glamorous color and length, inspirational icons are brought back to life in rare form. The Doves reveal how any woman can be transformed into these looks using Hairdreams hair extensions.
Launchpad takes a look at the ICA Spring Symposium 2012 Main Stage presentations: