Renowned hairstylist and artist, Charlie Le Mindu, will be hosting a highly artistic, fashion-forward exhibit, featuring stunning hair creations created, in part, with Hairdreams Hair Extensions. The exhibit, “Le Bord des Mondes” (The Edge of Worlds), focuses on the meaning of art with digital technology, fashion, photography, and science. The exhibition, held at the Palais de Tokyo, Paris’s highly-acclaimed contemporary art museum, will run from February 18-May 17, 2015.
Sassoon Academy Creative Team and their industry partner, Nuts and Bolts Training Company, revealed the winners of the 7th annual Sassoon Academy | School Connection (SA | SC) Cut & Color Competition during this year’s International Salon and Spa Expo (ISSE).
Nearly 100 students from participating SA | SC schools throughout North America entered the competition by submitting before and after photos of their best work.
In a structural and conceptual change, ARROJO Master Stylist Amanda Jenkins is taking the newly-created position of Cosmetology School Artistic Director for Nick Arrojoʼs eponymous brand.
According to Charlie Price, Founder of Beauty Underground and head of the Beauty Underground Artistic Team, “We are photographers, hairdressers, makeup artists, fashion stylists and models that create illicit spontaneous fashion and fearless beauty.
Raw Hair Organics, Raw Curls and Rodz Grooming for Men founder, Melanie Nickels, recently announced the company’s new charity: The Melanie A. Nickels Nutz & Boltz Foundation. The mission of the foundation is to provide free mobile men’s health and cancer screenings, such as prostate and testicular cancer exams, throughout the country, including sporting events, car races, car and motorcycle events and more. The mobile screening would also be available to underserved and underprivileged communities.
Tricoci University of Beauty Culture is sending cosmetology and esthetics students from their Highland, Indiana campus to take part in an artistic animal-themed hair and style show at the Humane Society Calumet Area’s Hair of the Dog Gala (held at the Radisson Hotel in Merrillville on February 28th, 2015). The students will have the honor of working alongside the national hairstylist pro, Ben Mollin, star of the reality show Shear Genius and owner of Ben Mollin Hair Education.
American Culture brands kicked off 2015 with the FREE Keratin Rebate Program. This program entitles stylists and salons to qualify to receive free Simply Smooth or pure NV BKT keratin treatments with a minimum purchase of $500 within a 3 month specified quarter.
MAKE UP FOR EVER will once again serve as The Makeup Show LA’s Diamond Sponsor for the seventh consecutive year. The brand will be located at Booth #3000 throughout the two-day event on March 28th and 29th. MAKE UP FOR EVER will showcase its full product assortment of 1,600 skus, including professional-only items and never-before-seen new releases. All attendees will enjoy 40% off of purchases.
Farouk Systems Inc. celebrates Dmitry Sholokhov’s spectacular win for Project Runway All-Stars for season four. This marks his second successful win during his participation with the Project Runway Empire that includes host Alyssa Milano and judges Isaac Mizrahi and Georgina Chapman. His extraordinary win came from his impressive eight-piece collection, which was created in only four days’ time - prior to the finale.
A team of cosmetology students and instructors from Tricoci University of Beauty Culture (TUBC) are set to style the hair and makeup of some of the world’s most talented salsa dancers at the upcoming Chicago International Salsa Congress (February 13-15, 2015 at Westin O’Hare Hotel).