Mark Cuban Named 2014 PBA Business Forum Keynote Speaker
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) recently announced famed businessman, TV personality and Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban, as the keynote speaker for the 2014 PBA Business Forum held during PBA Beauty Week. Hosted by Cosmoprof North America (CPNA), PBA Beauty Week is North America's largest, most inclusive beauty event, offering unlimited networking, education and business-to-business opportunities to all sectors of the professional beauty industry.
Friday, May 2, 2014 - 2:08pm
The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation (BCL) is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Beauty Changes Lives| CND | Tippi Hedren Nail Scholarship .Professional nail care company CND generously funded the scholarship in honor of acclaimed actress and humanitarian Tippi Hedren. The scholarship pays tribute to Hedren’s leadership helping thousands of women find rewarding careers in the professional nail industry.Beauty Launchpad congratulates the following winners:
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 3:03pm
Chromastics Gets Real in Orlando
Hair color guru Tom Dispenza and Peter Ciotti joined forces 10 years ago to create Chromastics, a boutique hair color line designed with organic chemistry based on a combination of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen. Instead of hundreds of shades of hair color in the dispensary, Chromastics offers just 19 shades of permanent hair color from which you can create a near-infinite amount of formulations.
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 9:36am
PBA to Host Webinar on Improving Public Speaking Skills
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) will host a new webinar titled "Average to Iconic - The 3 Secrets to Being a Great Speaker," that will help beauty industry professionals and business owners overcome their fear of public speaking. This web event will give tips on developing emotional connections with the primary audience while effectively working personal brands and services into the message. 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 12:15pm
Professional Beauty London Highlights with NovaLash
The recent Professional Beauty London trade show was a jam-packed event that included professional classes, unique workshops and beauty business seminars to help stylists and salon owners increase revenue in 2014. Lash extension company NovaLash attended the event and offered services with great success. Some highlights of the event included:
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 4:41pm
Top 10 Reasons to Attend the Upcoming 2014 America's Beauty Show
The 2014 America's Beauty Show, the three-day professional beauty event put on by salon pro members of Cosmetologists Chicago, will take place March 22-24, 2014 at McCormick Place West in Chicago, IL. With tons of vendors, classes, workshops, panels and parties, there's plenty of reasons to attend, including these top ten reasons you won't want to miss the 2014 America's Beauty Show:
Monday, February 24, 2014 - 10:40am
Bellus Academy Partners with Minx for Re-Launch of Spa Nail Technician Program
On the heels of U.S. News reporting “Nail Technician” as one of the top best social service jobs, Bellus Academy recently announced the re-launch of the Spa Nail Technician program at their Poway (San Diego County) campus in March 2014. This re-launch also includes a new partnership with Minx, the luxury nail fashion of choice in over 40 countries that has been featured on the nails of well-known celebrities like Heidi Klum, Beyonce, Rihanna and Katy Perry.
Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 5:33pm
PBA Announces Winners of the 2014 Sally Beauty Scholarship
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) recently announced the winners of its 2014 Sally Beauty Scholarship at the 2014 ISSE Long Beach show. More than 300 applicants were considered for the award. According to Jan Roberts, Director of Corporate Communications at Sally Beauty Supply, "Sally Beauty is proud to have supported PBA for the past 22 years by providing over $200,000 in scholarships for cosmetologists." This year, $18,000 total was awarded to the following winners:
Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 10:50am
Video: Create Crystal Hefner's Smokey Eye and Makeup Look!
Crystal Hefner's makeup artist Kip Zachary guides us step-by-step to re-create her makeup look from Playboy's 60th Anniversary Celebration. Don't miss out on Kip Zachary's amazing makeup tips!  In this video learn how to apply the foundation technique, contouring, blush and eyebrow enhancing used on Crystal:
Friday, January 31, 2014 - 3:40pm
How to Answer 10 FAQs about Caring for Hair After a Salon Visit
Help your clients get the most out of their new hairstyles! Celebrity stylist Marco Pelusi shares tips on how to answer frequently asked questions about caring for hair after a trip to the salon.Is there an ideal water temperature for washing your hair to keep it healthy/shiny/manageable?Warm water for the shampoo -- and if possible -- after conditioning -- use a cool rinse to close the cuticle (the outer layer of the hair) -- and seal your hair.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 12:05pm