According to celebrity hairstylist David Babaii, "Women everywhere love the treat of getting a 'blo out,' especially when [she] walks out of one of our Blo Blow Dry Bar locations looking fabulous, hair bouncing with every step. So how do you make that feeling and look last?" Babaii offers these 10 tips for a long-lasting blowout - pass them on to your clients!
With the blowout trend still going strong, what’s the secret to a perfect blow-dry? Jill Marcordes, Executive Director of Cosmetology & Nail Technology at Tricoci University of Beauty Culture (www.tricociuniversity.com), shares her top tips:
Labor Day is just around the corner, and Redken Brand Ambassador Rodney Cutler has the perfect weekend hairstyles – no labor required! From beautiful beachy waves, to a simple yet chic chignon, these looks are perfect for a client with long-weekend plans, or to wear yourself at a Labor Day barbecue!
Every professional colorist has, at one time or another, had to fix a DIY project. Kayla Giordano, stylist at Carolyn’s Salon in Aquebogue, NY recently turned a lift gone wrong into a work of shiny pink art.“My client tried to lift her own hair with a cream bleach and not only did she irritate her scalp, she used a color product that did not deliver the desired results,” says Giordano. Below, Giordano shares her process for this color correction.Get the Look: Shiny Pink
When it comes to destination weddings, celebrity hairstylist Frank Barbosa of Frank Antonio Hair and Makeup in Newport, RI, has seen it all — the good and the bad. And with wedding season in full swing, he wants to make sure you are fully prepared to face any hair emergency a client may be facing. Here, Frank provides his expertise on what to do (and not to do) to achieve the perfect bridal ‘do for your guest's destination wedding.
This fall, add interest to darker hues with accent colors. Daisy Rosania from Aurelio Salon in Howell, NJ, used Goldwell color to create this gorgeous, black cherry look for a recent client. Rich and glossy with hints of dark cherry, the result is a stunning new style for fall.Get the Look: Black Cherry How-To
Tiffany Pateritsas at fresche salon in Atlanta, GA (www.fresche.net) says, "Going grey can be graceful. I had a client that wanted to gradually allow her grey hair to grow in so I devised a plan to take her from a darker color to blonde, to eventually a beautiful silver.” The client arrived with an inch regrowth and grown out color.Get the Look
Have guests with frizzy, unruly hair that want control but don’t want the typical Brazilian treatment that can sometimes leave hair limp and lifeless? Esther Didonna, owner of De La Mer Salon in Bellmore, NY offers the Goldwell Kerasilk Smoothing System which allows guests to wear their hair blown smooth or curly - and, best of all, no frizz!
According to an article in the Daily Mail, one in three men say that losing their hair damages their self image. Most men can’t stop impending hair loss - it’s in their genes. However, there are ways for stylists to hide this common issue amongst clients, and make hair seem thicker and fuller than it really is.
UNITE Haircare created a wide range of looks for the recent Mercedes Benz Miami Fashion Week Swim 2015 presentations. From beachy texture at Frankie's Bikinis, to tousled waves at MIKOH, to fluffy volume at Wildfox, each unique look perfectly captured the feel of warm summer days and long nights.Click through to see UNITE's looks, and get the how-tos, at Miami Swim Week 2015! [pagebreak] Show: Frankie's BikinisDate: Friday, July 18 2014