Beauty Launchpad Assistant Editor Molly Kossoff caught up with Carla Ross, Owner of Slash Salon and Academy and Creative Director of SUDZZfx at Cosmoprof North America 2014 to discuss the recent launch of the SUDZZfx Academy. Focused on innovation rather than replication, as well as the individual stylist's needs, the Santa Monica, CA based academy provides education and hands-on experience for hairstylists.
Paul Pereira, NAHA winner for Men's Hairstylist of the Year, shares which men's hairstyle trends will be popular in 2015! Will the boy band hairstyles of the 1990s be coming back into style? Watch the interview and find out!
[Image courtesy of PBA, style by Paul Pereira]
Looking to spice things up in the salon this season? Turn to Controlled Chaos – a technique that does not use cutting guidelines, yielding results with loose texture that look like they have been cut freehand.
Diva Poulos discusses the DOAM presentation by the Sebastian Core team at Wella's Trend Vision.
Hairstylist Jasmine Chang shows how to create cute fishtail pigtails on her mini-model, Kayla! Check out the video tutorial below!
A career in beauty can be creative, flexible and rewarding. But despite the passion-driven business that beauty is, it’s often not viewed with the same respect as other creative careers. With the launch of a new brand campaign, Regency Beauty Institute is celebrating and inspiring cosmetologists to help raise the profession as a creative and inspiring career choice.
Beauty Launchpad Editors Amy Dodds and Alyson Osterman-Kerr interview industry leaders on the NAHA red carpet!
Beauty Launchpad's Amy Dodds interviews the NAHA winners! Get inspired with their stories and advice to stylists for entering the competition.
Check out our interview with NAHA 2014 Haircolor winner Chrystofer Benson!
Texture finalist Danielle Keasling
Watch our finalist interviews from the NAHA 2014 red carpet!