Education

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Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 6:07pm
Curiosity may have killed the cat, but it’s essential for success in the professional beauty industry. A curious stylist rises to the top like cream and can even become multi-talented, which makes them more marketable. Ruth Roche, Artistic Ambassador for Pureology Serious Colour Care, recently interviewed one of the industry’s most curious talents, Michael Devellis, Founder of The Powder Group, on his innovative business and passion for helping others fill their curiosity.
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 11:56am
Hollywood loaned out one of its hottest stylists last month, when Matrix Celebrity Stylist George Papanikolas took an evening off from coloring clients like Kim and Khloe Kardashian, Miranda Kerr and Minka Kelly and took the stage for an evening of hair color education. Originally planned as an intimate look and learn for 40, the class sold out in less than 48 hours, prompting organizers to move to a larger venue to accommodate the 300+ hairstylists who begged to attend.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 5:10pm
The Wella Studios, a place where hairdressers come to refine their skills and push their limits, recently announced that Diego Raviglione will be joining the Wella Studio Team as their new Artistic Manager. 
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 10:28am
The 19th edition of Cosmoprof Asia, the region’s leading B2B beauty event, will take place from November 12 through November 14 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Exhibitors across six sectors - cosmetics and toiletries, natural health, beauty salon, hair salon, nail and accessories, pack and OEM - will occupy 81,500 square meters of space.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 10:11am
ICA 2014, held in New York City, was a whirlwind of creativity as some of the beauty industry's top leaders and beauty professionals from across North America came together to learn, teach and be inspired. Go backstage with Beauty Launchpad, and check out some of the most exciting shows, stunning hair looks and fun moments from ICA 2014!
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 3:16pm
Fears over the potentially damaging effects of the proposed Gainful Employment legislation have spurred the US's leading provider of vocational education programs to set up a free webinar to spread the word and rally support against the plans.The webinar, hosted by Nuts and Bolts Training, takes place on November 12, 11 AM PST and will look at the likely fallout from the changes, intended as a way of ensuring federal funding for higher education is spent on programs that produce professionals capable of making a living in their chosen field.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 10:18am
You never get a second chance to make a first impression, especially on a first date! To help single women across the country during these moments, Wella Professionals, the hair color, care and styling authority, is partnering with the world’s largest online dating company, Match. A woman’s hair completes her overall look for a first date, making the collaboration between these two brands a natural fit.
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 1:48pm
With the promise to bring “More Sam to More People,” the Sam Villa brand recently introduced SamVillaLive.com – the newest brand outlet for stylists to access LIVE education. This live content teaches stylists how to learn to think, say and do differently to prosper professionally. The first stream is on November 24th at 7:00pm EST.
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 9:56am
Award winning London stylist extraordinaire Neil Smith presented the Art of Technique at Eufora's International Leadership Conference on October 20th. Smith, whose work has been featured on magazine covers all over the world, guided guests through an interactive session offering editorial styling tips and anecdotes from his own experience. Neil encouraged stylists to get outside of their comfort zone and "not to be their own obstacle" in the path to success.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:57am