Hairstylist Sean James went backstage at this week's 66th Annual Emmy Awards to help stars Phil Keoghan, Chris Hardwick and Weird Al get ready for the big night.Flip through to take a behind-the-scenes look at the Emmys![pagebreak]
As the final few weeks of summer wind down to make way for cooler temperatures and cozy nights, everything from fashion to beauty trends are sure to reflect the gradual change in seasons. Renowned colorist Marco Pelusi is looking forward to a new crop of fall hair color trends, from bright blonde, to a new take on ombre, and everything in between. Below, Pelusi shares his thoughts on Fall 2014's hottest hair trends, as well as tips on how to fully take advantage of each new, autumn look.
Creating hair collections and doing photo shoots is a very personal - and arguably, very essential - part of being a successful stylist. While everyone has a unique, individual way of styling shoots, there are certain things stylists can do in order to draw attention to an image, and create a successful collection. Here, Ruth Roche, Artistic Ambassador for Pureology Serious Colour Care, offers three tips to a successful photo shoot.
Each week Beauty Launchpad will be selecting one fabulous 'do to be featured as our hairstyle of the week! Submit your hairstyles on Instagram by tagging your hairstyle photos #lpweeklydo and @beautylaunchpad.
This week's #lpweeklydo:
This week's #lpweeklydo goes to @sugarandspicesalon for this gorgeously intricate, up-do style!
BeautyCon, global summit for top digital fashion and beauty influencers, and their ever-growing number of fans—returned to Los Angeles on August 16 for its third-annual summit.
Recently, Teresa Lane, a cancer survivor, won a brand new Mini Cooper Coupe from City of Hope. Read her beautiful story of new beginnings:
My name is Teresa Lane and I am a cancer survivor… actually, the word “survivor” best describes my life story (so I’ve been told) and I am extremely blessed and very grateful to have so many wonderful friends and family for support… I couldn’t imagine my life without all of the love and genuine concerns for my happiness and good health.
Barristar Student Services President, Paul Barry has kicked off his 30 day Kickstarter.com crowd-funding project with two goals in mind: to bring very needed revenue to a very talented hair prodigy stuck in the Ukraine, and to bring her special talents to salon professionals here in the U.S. He is hoping to raise the necessary $30,000 to fund production of a multi-DVD educational series.
Image: From the To Have and Have Not Trailer via Wikimedia Commons
With the fall season fast-approaching, it's never too early to start advising your clients on why, and how, they should switch up their haircare routines for the changing season. Cooling temperatures, windy days, and post-summer dryness all lead to changes in what your clients' hair needs. Below, Jenny Balding, Cutler/Redken Styling Expert, shares her top three do’s and don’t for hair this fall - pass them on to your guests!3 Hair Don’ts for Fall:
Graduated beauty school and need a plan? Sam Villa, Founding Partner of Sam Villa and Redken Education Artistic Director, shares 5 tips for building a successful and rewarding career as a stylist.1. Go to every educational event you can, and continue advanced education even after you become a professional stylist, it is the key to success. Classes, shows, DVD’s, online, anything and everything you have access to.