Giving back has been part of the Paul Mitchell DNA since the brand’s inception — whether taking steps toward sustainability, helping families in need, supporting underserved kids or empowering communities to lead a healthy lifestyle, Paul Mitchell believes in doing good for people and the planet. Now, to commemorate the launch of the new and improved Paul Mitchell website, the brand is engaging fans to join them in the pay it forward movement.
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The Council of Graduate Schools at Seo Kyeong University in Korea recently presented Farouk Shami with an honorary Doctorate of Beauty Art in recognition of his outstanding achievements and invaluable contributions to the academic and cultural development of the world wide beauty industry.“Seo Kyeong is helping advance my lifelong mission of education, environment and ethics. We are honored to be a part of this prestigious establishment,” said Mr. Shami.
For ladies who can't get enough of the renowned designer's signature red sole, good news: Christian Louboutin recently announced a brand new nail polish, in that familiar crimson shade, of course!The red lacquer, called Rouge Louboutin, is the first in a series of sure to be iconic polishes from the designer. The unique, one-of-a-kind bottle design, made to mimic the shape of a classic stiletto heel, makes the lacquer appear as though it's encapsulated in crystal, and shrouded by a smoky, ombre effect.
glō, a global leader in the premium professional skincare and makeup markets, recently announced the appointment of Christopher Hausman, as Executive Vice President of Sales. Mr. Hausman will be responsible for global sales activities within the company. He will oversee the company's domestic and Canadian sales forces, as well as its international distribution network in over 40 countries.
In the past 11 years, the international network of Paul Mitchell cosmetology schools has raised and donated over $13.3 million to a variety of charitable organizations, including $1 million to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, $1 million to Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation, $410,000 to the Gary Sinise Foundation, $270,000 to Habitat for Humanity, and $680,000 to Food 4 Africa, to name just a few.
Gary Howse, salon owner, philanthropist and industry leader, passed away on August 3 in New York City. As a philanthropic leader in his community and the professional beauty Industry, Gary personally poured his time, energy and love into causes such as North West AIDS Alliance and the Puget Soundkeeper Alliance. “Gary always set an example of how each of us should strive to be our best selves and positively contribute to good outcomes, ” says Gary Manuel employee and life long friend Kathryn Remijan.
Style Bar Day Spa (www.stylebarspa.com), Palm Beaches’ luxury salon and day spa, recently announced its exciting new partnership as the Official Salon and Day Spa for the Palm Beach Makos Cheerleaders (www.facebook.com/MakoCheerleaders).
Inspired by the Buddhist tradition and metaphysical thought, e+n jewelry was designed to be a wearable reminder that we all have the ability to manifest our own intentions and obtain a more peaceful life, full of love and happiness.
Bellus Academy, the prestigious beauty and wellness education institution headquartered in San Diego, CA, continued its winning streak by receiving three awards at the annual 2014 North American Trend Vision competition in Los Angeles, Calif. on July 20, 2014.