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April may be known for its showers, but it's also the time of year we celebrate Earth Day, and there's no better time to give environmentally-friendly beauty products a little more attention. Wella Professionals has announced its first range of haircare products that are free of sulfates, parabens and artificial colorants and provide up to ten times more keratin protection for renewed hair vitality.
As stylists and salons across the country gear up for their Rock the Cure National-Cut-A-Thons to benefit City of Hope, PRAVANA has announced the launch of the Rock the Cure Collection, available in SalonCentric locations nationwide beginning May 2015 for a limited time only. The collection, a coming-together of some of the industry’s favorite brands, offers seven full-size best-selling products for a salon price of $39.99.The collection includes:
Sexy Hair's Big Sexy Hair Full Bloom and Soy Renewal Creme are just what you need for achieving on-point spring tresses.
Earth Day serves as a great reminder each year to be mindful of how our planet can be affected by our daily habits, starting with our daily shower routine.
For the client who's interested in switching up her hair color, but isn't sure about the commitment and upkeep involved, Redken offers a solution with its new, limited edition Color Rebels Naturals temporary hair makeup. Available in five shades, Color Rebels Naturals allows guests to test drive some of the hottest hair color trends of the season, including ombre, sombre, babylights, champagne, and rose gold.
With music festival season right around the corner, beginning with Coachella's 2-weekend festivities this month, there's no better time for client's to embrace the pastel hair color trend. Wella Professionals' new iNSTAMATic by Color Touch hair color line offers an array of gorgeous colors so your guest can celebrate in style, whether she opts for dip-dyed ends, rainbow strands, or embraces her inner mermaid. Best of all, these demi-permanent shades fade beautifully so your client can keep rocking a subtler version of her color long after Coachella ends.
Joico recently introduced a brand new, groundbreaking texturizer: Hair Shake. Made with key ingredients Malitol (a sugar substitute that blocks humidity), Bentonite Clay (for oil absorption, texture and grip), Cosmetic Grade Silica (for absorption and density), and Magnesium Silicate (an odorless powder, for absorption and density), Hair Shake works well with all hair types to provide texture, volume, thickness, and grip.
Salon clients love to lighten up—in fact four out of five clients opt for a shade that’s lighter than their natural hue. Now lightening services such as balayage and highlights can be less damaging and more comfortable than ever, thanks to the breakthrough, no-ammonia LIGHTINSIDER Lightening System from Matrix.
The nail art trend has shown no signs of slowing down, with graphic, chic designs popping up on recent Fashion Week runways and Hollywood's red carpets alike. In the salon, clients are still requesting fun nail looks, whether simple and minimalist, or more intricate and festive, but these designs aren't always easy to create. From perfecting straight lines to creating miniature scenes, these nail looks can be difficult and time consuming. Fortunately, indie nail brand KBShimmer has the answer – the brand's Vinyl Nail Decals.