In an effort to continually provide education, outstanding practices, peer networking and business support for beauty professionals and salon and spa leaders, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is hosting four, one-day Regional Forums, formerly known as the Regional Salon Summits, across the U.S. The first event takes place in March in Alexandria, VA.
L'Oréal Professionnel recently announced that actress Kirsten Dunst will be serving as the brand's very first international spokesperson. In addition, Dunst will serve as the face of new, upcoming product launches in the United States, including Beach Waves and Absolut Repair Lipidium, available in salons in 2014.
INGLOT, the cosmetics brand known for revolutionary color and futuristic science, is proud to announce the first-ever INGLOT Fashion Forward New York Fashion Week series in February 2014.
LashDip unveiled its flagship Luxury Lash Suite at the iconic José Eber Salon (below) in Beverly Hills last night for a VIP gathering which included Emily Osment. The legendary hair stylist José Eber partnered with LashDip to design the exclusive Luxury Lash Suite, which offers a pampering environment for private consultation and application.
Joe Workman, Kao Americas President, has announced that Paul Nunnari has been named President of Kao Canada effective January 1, 2014, replacing Simon Bureau, who recently passed away after a long illness. Nunnari's responsibilities will include leading and growing both the Mass and Salon businesses in Canada with the salon brands Goldwell and KMS California and for the Mass hair care brand John Frieda and skincare, Jergens, Curel and Biore.
Ardency Inn, a new makeup brand rooted in the downtown New York music scene, is excited to announce that it has won this year’s Women’s Wear Daily (WWD) Beauty Inc. Award for “Newcomer of the Year” in the prestige beauty category.
Stylist Sean James shares how to create Sofia Sisniega's look for the PETA campaign:1. Using CRUELTY FREE Phyto volume at the roots, blow dry the hair with a large barrel synthetic round brush section by section vertically.2. With your Solano Blowdryer, take a 1" barrel Solano curling iron and spray each section with Phytolaque soi.3. Wind away from the face. Tip the hair upsidedown and spray again.4. Flip hair back, shape, structure and SCULPT!
[Image: Hair by Sean James; Makeup by Anthony Merant]
Rose gold is the latest hot trend of the season, spotted coloring the locks of It Girl Mary Charteris and Sienna Miller, and adorning the fingertips of celebrities like Rhianna. From fashion to beauty, the shade offers unlimited possibilities, and is the perfect accent to sparkly sequins or a glass of champagne for the holidays.
This holiday season, Sweis played Santa at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach with a generous donation of toys, supplies and funds for new iPads. Miller Children’s provides specialized pediatric care for babies, children and teens ranging from general pediatrics to cancer and blood disorders and intensive care. Their Child Life Program helps to educate parents and children about the medical care and process, while bringing a sense of normalcy through playtime in one of their five playrooms.
Millennium by Harms Software Inc. recently announced its new name, Millennium Systems International, effective immediately. The name change comes in conjunctions with Millennium's new corporate headquarters, redesigned logo and the upcoming launch of their new cloud-based salon software platform, Meevo.