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Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and whether your client has a hot date, or a girls' night in, you can help her feel festive with a fun, Valentine's Day-inspired manicure. From glamorous sparkle, to cute hearts, and everything in-between, we've gathered a list of some of our favorite Valentine's-ready nail lacquers and products to help your guest (or yourself!) get in the mood! Click through to see our list of perfect, Valentine's Day polishes![pagebreak]
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:08pm
In this exclusive collection, Claudio Lazo updates a centuries-old, classic hairdressing technique with amazing results.
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 1:36pm
Dermalogica recently announced a new partnership with NewBeauty TestTube, the ultimate beauty product sampling experience created by NewBeauty magazine (newbeauty.com). Starting now, NewBeauty TestTube subscribers will receive two introductions to Dermalogica: a deluxe sample of Daily Microfoliant, a gentle, daily use exfoliating powder for all skin types, plus an invitation to receive a complimentary MicroZone Treatment, a 20-minute highly targeted skin treatment designed to address a single, specific skin issue.
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 11:33am
Invisi-tab celebrity stylist and Creative Director Ron King explains what makes Invisi-tab different from other hair extensions at ISSE 2015:   See Launchpad's Managing Editor Alyson Osterman-Kerr get a complete Invisi-tab makeover HERE!
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 4:12pm
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: For this week's Hairstyle of the Week, @allthingsmatthew proves that the right cut and color make all the difference!
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 3:29pm
Guy Tang shares his Framar Foil It tips from the ISSE 2015 show floor! For more information about Framar Foil It visit framarinternational.com! [Image courtesy of Guy Tang]
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 2:59pm
Independent stylist Jordan Glindmyer created this stunning Phoenix hair color for a client. Vibrant orange and red pair beautifully against a peek-of-blue for an overall look that is both bold and captivating. Below, Glindmyer shares the formulas she used to create this look.Get the Look:Full foil alternating 3N and 20 volume lightener in back, and 30 in front to lift to a level 8/9.Formulas:PRAVANA VIVIDS Red
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 2:38pm
For the past two years, ARROJO's Expo Chicago was a creative presentation and celebration held off-site from Americaʼs Beauty Show, as a means to bring something different (and exceptional) to Chicagoʼs big weekend of beauty. Its wild popularity led to it becoming a part of ABS in 2015.
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 1:57pm
This awards season, “ronze” has been all the rage on the red carpet. With hints of copper and auburn, this red-meets-bronze hue is likely to be a major trend in 2015, and is currently being sported by an array of A-list redhead, such as Julianne Moore. Below, PRAVANA Global Creative Advisor Sherri Jessee shares her tips on how to replicate the look. Get the Look:For a long lasting, vibrant "ronze" on level 6 hair, use PRAVANA Chromasilk 7.44 + 6.43 with 10 volume Creme Developer.
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:52pm
The Makeup Show has announced the return of their Icon Gallery March 28 and 29, 2015, but this year the gallery will be featuring another legend in makeup and photography: Ellis Faas. From her first foray into the industry as a photographer Ellis has always explored the versatility and magic of makeup. After working in Paris and London, Faas headed back to her hometown of Amsterdam and began to work with photographers including Mario Testino, Peter Lindbergh, Karl Lagerfeld, Paolo Roversi, Miles Aldridge and many more.
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 11:01am