Education

Pravana President and Founder Steve Goddard shares information about the Pravana Certification program! [Video courtesy of Pravana]
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 6:15pm
Dermalogica and IDI Name Heather Hickman as New Senior Director of US Education
Dermalogica, in conjunction with The International Dermal Institute (IDI) recently named Carson, CA-based team member Heather Hickman as the new Senior Director of U.S. Education for the companies. The promotion reflects a powerful fusion of professional products and professional treatment originally conceptualized by company co-founder, Jane Wurwand.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 10:59am
ColorProof Evolved Color Care elevated a group of Level 1 Envoy Artists to the next level, Artistic Specialist, at an inspirational 2-Day training program held at the Atrium Hotel in Irvine, CA on January 12th and 13th. ColorProof Artistic Specialists serve as ambassadors for the Brand and perform a critical role in supporting ColorProof at shows, events and in salon classes.
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 2:21pm
Hair News: Professional Beauty Association Announces Regional Forums for 2014
In an effort to continually provide education, outstanding practices, peer networking and business support for beauty professionals and salon and spa leaders, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is hosting four, one-day Regional Forums, formerly known as the Regional Salon Summits, across the U.S. The first event takes place in March in Alexandria, VA.   
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 12:08pm
Hair Trends: Just Extensions Offers Just About Beads Training Course
Hair extensions have been growing tremendously in popularity, now comprising an estimated $3 billion dollar business annually. Just Extensions, Los Angeles' first hair extension bar, is now offering a certification training program in order to help hair professionals obtain the skills they need to expand their business and earn a lucrative income by becoming an extensions expert. The Academy by Just Extensions offers hair extensions certification courses to professional stylist, cosmetologist and vocational students.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 1:38pm
Hair Trends: L’Oréal Professionnel Formalizes Balayage Certification Program
The extremely popular ombré trend has led to a dramatic increase in interest and recognition of the Balayage technique, an age-old professional coloring technique that allows colorists to unleash their creativity and produce beautifully colored hair. Despite its growing popularity, however, the Balayage technique has still only been truly mastered by a few colorists across the country.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 1:06pm
I've been a hairstylist for over twelve years. It has been years of excitement, bewilderment, anxiety, laughter, anger and pride. One of the things that I decided to do years ago was enter contests and see if I could win. Well, I've won some and lost most.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 11:56am
8 Things Stylists Are Thankful For
The season of giving thanks is officially upon us, and stylists have so much to be thankful for! In honor of the upcoming holidays, we asked what you, as a stylist, were most grateful for - and received an array of heartwarming replies. Click through to see 8 things that all stylists are thankful for, year-round! [pagebreak]1. Their Clients
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 4:16pm
The Karlie Kloss cut was declared by Vogue and The New York Times as the cut of the year! This layered, textured bob with bangs is worn wavy. Watch this video about the cut from a class taught by Raquel and Mark at Mark Garrison Salon:
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 4:43pm
Dermalogica Celebrates Girl Power Across the Globe
Recently, award winning professional skincare brand, Dermalogica, showed its support of empowering girls across the globe through education on the International Day of the Girl on October 11, 2013. The company's efforts to support young women focused mainly on its "Financial Independence Through Entrepreneurship" program, or FITE, with extends educational opportunities and business micro-loans to women in the developing world.
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 3:44pm