After establishing the fundamentals of elevation and over direction, finger angle comes into play. Finger angles within sections are very important because they create depth in shapes…and when not understood properly, can cause confusion when cutting. Andrew Carruthers, Director of Education for Sam Villa, reviews the fundamentals of finger angles:
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 11:05am
Monday, January 19, 2015 - 12:33pm
The industry’s leading educators, stylists and colorists from around the world will gather in Las Vegas for Redken Symposium 2015 on January 25-27. Attracting nearly 10,000 beauty professionals ranging from novices to A-list celebrity colorists, the three day education event will cover everything related to the multi- billion dollar haircare industry and sneak peeks of the newest products, technologies and innovations that Redken has to offer.
Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 4:35pm
by Sam Villa, Founding Partner of the Sam Villa brand and Education Artistic Director for Redken 5th AvenueSharing VALUE continues to be our message at Sam Villa, and will be our focus in our education throughout 2015. We will continue to think, say, and do differently to help bring value to the services salon professionals provide.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 3:30pm
Sometimes the best way to unlock creativity is to turn to the fundamentals. Andrew Carruthers, Director of Education for Sam Villa, reviewed elevation first - the "up and down" movement of the hair that controls the vertical aspect of the silhouette. The second part of the fundamentals series explores over direction (the opposite of elevation) - the forward and back movement of hair that controls the horizontal aspect of the silhouette.
Monday, January 12, 2015 - 11:07am
Lauren Streeter, Repêchage Global Educator (far left), Dietl students, Lydia Sarfati (center), and Ryzard Nawrat (far right), Owner of Repêchage Polska, in the new Repêchage training room at Dietl University
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 3:37pm
Taking the leap from working at a salon to operating your own salon suite is a big decision. If you are considering taking the steps to becoming an independent contractor and managing your own business, there are many critical questions you must ask. From examining your expenses to assessing responsibilities to understanding tax obligations, thorough research will help you determine if the decision is right for you.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 2:57pm
According to Ruth Roche, Artistic Ambassador for Pureology Serious Colour Care, "There are three ways for a salon professional to gain access to face-to-face education: go to a class, have an educator come to the salon, or go to a show. The challenge with the first and last is the rest of the salon team still needs to be briefed on the new content. By hiring an in-salon trainer, the middle step is omitted and the team can head straight to implementing new information.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 11:21am
From January 5 through January 16, 2015, the participants in the 2014-2015 Young Designers Competition will be displaying their work in a gallery at the Evanston Art Center in Evanston, Illinois, giving the public the chance to see the entries before the Young Designers Event where the finalist will be announced.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 11:05am
Andis, a leading manufacturer of clippers, trimmers and heat styling tools since 1922, will be a sponsor of the Great Clips Great Clipper Event to be held February 1 – March 31, 2015; and will be the premier sponsor of the event in 2016.The Great Clipper Event will visit cosmetology schools across the country and will deliver an educational program on the foundations of clipper cutting. Students will be given the opportunity to win scholarships, professional tools and more. There is no cost to participate for school owners, educators or students.
Monday, December 29, 2014 - 3:35pm