More than 17 years ago, CND pioneered nail artistry on the runway and defined nails as the ultimate fashion accessory. For spring/summer 2014, the professional nail care company partnered exclusively with The Blonds in New York and Michael van der Ham in London to create couture nail designs that truly push the creative envelope. Using CND Shellac and VINYLUX, as well as an array of unconventional materials, CND’s elite team of Education Ambassadors designed a total of 40 unique nail looks for just two shows, elevating Fashion Week nail artistry to new heights.
Fall is a time to bring things back to basics. School has started, leaves are changing colors, and the air is getting crisper. Gals who want to look their best without a full on makeover, need just a little "umph" to jumpstart their color. This easy formula, adds depth and diffusion to your mid-level clients. - Pre-section a star shaped section between the crown and occipital bone.- Tease the mid-lengths and ends.
The Alterna Haircare team, led by Global Creative Director Michael Shaun Corby, did not disappoint last night on "Project Runway All Stars." The winning look, and in our opinion the coolest style of the night, featured a "wet hair don’t care" elastic-less pony. The sleek look was messy and grungy, yet chic at the same time, perfectly complimenting Victor’s fun and flirty cut-out dress.
One of the looks created for THE.SHOW, a grand finale hair runway show that concluded the two-day, jam-packed WHITE.BOX event put on by KEVIN.MURPHY, was a flowing, textured style created by Kevin Murphy. The look, appropriately dubbed "Beach Hair," emphasized loose waves, beachy texture and an overall casual, undone feel.Get the look:1. Prime the hair using STAYING.ALIVE into damp hair to equalize porosity.
At the recent WHITE.BOX event put on by the KEVIN.MURPHY brand, the 2-day, seminar, class and photo shoot-filled event culminated in a grand finale runway show. For THE.SHOW, the talented design team created a variety of standout looks. "Honey," created by Kevin Murphy, featured a unique, emphatic up-do that sat high on models' heads.Get the look:
For the recent 2013 LACMA Art and Film Gala in Los Angeles, CA, celebrity makeup artist Kinzee Kubek created a dramatic, bold look for actress Camilla Belle. Kubek not only drew attention to Belle's eyes and lips, but also made sure to underscore the importance of perfect skin. According to Kubek, "Skin, is so important! You always want to start with a clean, blank canvas, that’s well hydrated. Not only does it bring the skin to life, but it also helps maintain the integrity of the makeup.
For a recent event, the 30th Annual Night of Stars in New York City, stylists and makeup artists for White Sands Haircare gave Taylor Schilling, star of the TV Series, Orange is the New Black, a glamourous, feminine look.The Hair:
The always gorgeous Kate Hudson recently stepped out in a modern day Grace Kelly look created by her long time hairstylist and friend, David Babaii. According to David, “Kate can wear any style as she is one of Hollywood’s most stunning women." He opted to create a sleek knot to show off Kate’s perfect silhouette.
“SATURNE NOIRE” DAMIEN CARNEY’S LATEST COLLECTION
BOTTICELLITexture Takes Off in a New Collection From Cherry Petenbrink
After years of hair textures that have been stretched, flattened and compressed, it’s time to let loose, says Joico Guest Artist Cherry Petenbrink. In this new collection, she does just that, showcasing masses of floating, ethereal curls and rough, earthy textures. Her neo-Botticellian beauties embody the notion that more is more when it comes to modern shapes.
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