Features

Give the gift of beauty this holiday season! Pamper your loved ones and help them feel beautiful, head to toe, all season long with our annual holiday gift guide. Ahead, see some of our top picks for gorgeous hair, radiant skin, luscious lashes and show-stopping nails to make this holiday season truly sparkle!Click through to see our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide! [pagebreak]
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 10:57am
Win Tickets to ISSE Long Beach 2015!
5 lucky winners will each receive 2 tickets to ISSE Long Beach courtesy of The Professional Beauty Association (January 24-26, 2015)!Enter Here »
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 2:28pm
Joico’s New Color Infuse Red Shampoo and Conditioner
Red haircolor fades faster than any other shade. This new care system is specially formulated for redheads, gently cleansing and moisturizing while depositing color refreshing elements. The Multi-Spectrum Defense Complex fights both physical and environmental factors that cause fading and tonal change. Reds instantly appear brighter and more luminous. Key Features & Benefits: · Instantly boosts red tones and highlights· Increases color vibrancy & shine
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 5:05pm
As the season changes, not only do we change our clothing, we also change out hairstyles. This Winter 2014 is going to be all about out with old and in with the new you... and what’s the best way to try out the Top 5 Hairstyles of Winter 2014 without the commitment? Hair extensions, such as Eye for Design’s 100% human hair extensions, are a quick way to go from drab to fab in a blink or an eye. Here are five of the best and long lasting hair trends for Fall/Winter 2014-15.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 12:34pm
-by Lydia Sarfati, Repêchage CEO and Founder
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 5:53pm
We're Thankful For Mark Bustos, Hairdresser Who Cuts Hair For Homeless
A stylist at New York City’s Three Squares Studio, Mark Bustos spends Sundays offering free haircuts to men and women who are living on the streets. His kindness and empathy will amaze you. —Amy Dodds Tell Launchpad readers about yourself. How did you get into the industry? What made you want to become a stylist?
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 1:46pm
You don’t have to be a mermaid to have a tail! "The mermaid braid is the newest thing in hair," says Latest-Hairstyles.com guest contributor Melissa Cook. "They’ve been all the rage this season! Just think of it as the upgraded French braid. This beautiful hairstyle can be dressed up for a night out or worn in a more casual way for an everyday hairstyle.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 11:14am
Nuts and Bolts Training, a leading provider of business education programs for cosmetology professionals, has completely rewritten its curriculum to recognize the changing needs of young people growing up in a multimedia world. The new Cornerstone series incorporates the latest research in effective teaching methods, adapting all materials for online learning; introducing video and multimedia support to provide up-to-the-minute information about critical applied business skills students need to build a successful career. 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 10:58am
Everyone wants to look and feel their best during the holiday season, radiant hair included. Unfortunately, with our social calendars filled to the brim from Thanksgiving into the New Year, it can be challenging for clients to find the time to care for and maintain their hair color. To help guide your clients' hair care regimen this season, Redken Celebrity Colorist Tracey Cunningham shares her top tips for making the most of their time at the salon during the holidays.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 10:41am
Celebrity makeup artist Fiona Stiles recently worked with Elizabeth Banks for the 2014 American Music Awards on Sunday, November 23rd in Los Angeles, CA. Says Stiles, "Clean with color was the inspiration to complement Elizabeth's dress for the American Music Awards. She looks so great with a strong brow and a bright lip - it's my favorite way to make her up."Get the Look:
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 10:19am