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Get the Look: Celebrity Nails by essie on the 66th Annual Emmys Red Carpet
The 66th Annual Emmy Awards red carpet was brimming with chic fashion, luxurious hairstyles and stunning nail looks. A-listers from Julia Louis-Dreyfus to Allison Williams complemented their Emmys looks with manicures by essie. Below, get the polishes used to create each look!
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:24pm
Farouk Systems Announces Title Sponsorship of Battle of the Strands
Farouk Systems recently announced its title sponsorship of Battle of the Strands, the world’s most extreme hair, makeup and wardrobe competition. On Oct. 6, 2014, 16 winning salon teams from around the globe will converge in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino's LIGHT Nightclub to compete in all areas of beauty, using breakthrough techniques and the hottest consumer trends. 
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 10:28am
Hair Color How To: Foiling Tips from Patrick McIvor
“One thing that sets a good colorist apart from a GREAT colorist is foiling," says Patrick McIvor, Artistic & TechniCulture Director for Goldwell and KMS California. "Almost anyone can section, apply color and fold a foil wrapper - heck even DIY’ers do it - but a true professional has nuances in their technique that elevate their results to professional." Below, McIvor shares some of his tips for different coloring techniques. 
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 9:58am
Backstage at the Emmys with Sean James
Hairstylist Sean James went backstage at this week's 66th Annual Emmy Awards to help stars Phil Keoghan, Chris Hardwick and Weird Al get ready for the big night.Flip through to take a behind-the-scenes look at the Emmys![pagebreak]
Friday, August 29, 2014 - 1:57pm
Fall Makeup Tips from Scott Patric
Fall is just around the corner, and now is the perfect time to switch up your client's (or your own!) makeup look. Project Runway Lead Makeup Artist Scott Patric shares some of his favorite fall makeup trends, as well as tips on how to achieve them, below.Berry Lips
Friday, August 29, 2014 - 11:41am
Dreams of the Sublime
Aveda’s fall collection explores the ephemeral beauty and magic that exists within the realm between slumber and awareness.by Amy Dodds
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 2:51pm
Trend Alert: Lazy Fringe by Marylle Koken
Like we say at the Harlot, trend-setting is combing upscale with naughty. And with that, it's time to shed your summer beach waves and head towards the lazy fringe. Don't worry my dear, I've got your back.Drawing inspiration from trends we see on the daily at the Harlot Salon in Venice, this trend brings edge to the forefront with color, shape and texture. Here's a look at what I mean:
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 11:53am
Fall Hair Trends: Marco Pelusi on the Season's Hottest Looks
As the final few weeks of summer wind down to make way for cooler temperatures and cozy nights, everything from fashion to beauty trends are sure to reflect the gradual change in seasons. Renowned colorist Marco Pelusi is looking forward to a new crop of fall hair color trends, from bright blonde, to a new take on ombre, and everything in between. Below, Pelusi shares his thoughts on Fall 2014's hottest hair trends, as well as tips on how to fully take advantage of each new, autumn look.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 11:06am
Pivot Point's Arctic LIght Collection
Working in collaboration with world-renowned stylist William De Ridder of Belgium, Pivot Point’s Fall/Winter 2014 Arctic Light collection identifies evolving haute coiffure looks, inspired by the mysterious beauty of arctic landscapes and multicolored skies.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 2:54pm
Get the Look: Tennis Pro Catherine Bellis' Valentino Inspired Look
Recently, tennis pro Catherine Bellis became the youngest girl to win a match at the US Open since 1996. At just 15 years old, she's proved that she has an impressive set of tennis skills, and impeccable style to boot! During her winning match, Bellis sported a fashionable-yet-functional version of the ponytail seen at Valentino’s Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Show, created by Redken Creative Consultant Guido. Below, we have the inside scoop from Guido on how to recreate this look for your clients (or yourself!) for a perfect look - on or off the court!
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 2:21pm