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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
Inspire your client to go all-out at this season! This fun, festive up-do from Creative Director for ProRituals and Marilyn Brush, Terrence Michael Renk, is perfect for any holiday party, or New Year's bash. Below, Renk shares the steps he took to create the look.Get the Look:
Monday, December 22, 2014 - 4:24pm
As the year draws to a close, it's time to start thinking about new hairstyles for the new year, but not without first taking a look back at some of the best looks of 2014. Celebrities paved the way for the biggest hair trends of the year, from bobs and lobs, to the new classic balayage; from intricate up-dos to rainbow-bright hues, and everything in between. It was a year of boldness, transformation and stand-out beauty, but these celeb looks truly topped our list of best hairstyles of the year!1. Beyonce's Wavy Bob
Monday, December 22, 2014 - 1:54pm
Chromastics colorist, Ginger Huff, of Salon Fusion in Bonaire, GA, recently helped her client transform her locks from basic blonde to rich, radiant red. Says Huff, "When I first met [this client], I just knew she was going to be a very eccentric kind of client that wanted fun and different, and boy did I deliver! Her eye color and the tinge-of-a-golden-blonde palette was the perfect compliment to a beautiful, mahogany red I had in mind, just for her." Below, Huff shares her tips on how she created the gorgeous, new look!
Monday, December 22, 2014 - 12:11pm
Hairdreams and avant-garde hair artist, Charlie Le Mindu, showcased a spectacular event this season, firing up the crowd at "Forum del Parrucchiere eccellente" in Rome, Italy. French hair designer, Charlie Le Mindu, who counts Lady Gaga among his famous his clients, featured his extraordinary Hair Couture Collection, "Stronger," made with 100% real hair by Hairdreams. After the show, the Italian Hairdreams team presented the most creative hairstyles styled with the Laserbeamer Nano System.
Monday, December 22, 2014 - 11:57am
Bid farewell to 2014’s Radiant Orchid, and say “ciao” to the new hue of 2015 – Marsala, inspired by fine Sicilian wine. Marsala has been named the official 2015 Pantone Color of the Year, which will heavily influence everything from hair color and fashion to home décor.
Monday, December 22, 2014 - 10:42am
Holiday parties are in full swing, and nothing is more festive than a glamorous, retro-inspired 'do. For holiday hair inspiration your client is sure to love, check out these simple steps from New York Streets on how to create a vintage-looking, voluminous bouffant hairstyle.Get the Look:1. Spray damp hair with HAIR REPAIR and work in 1 to 2 pumps of VOLUME FOAM.2. Blow-dry with a round brush curling the ends in towards the face (bangs should be curled away from face).
Monday, December 22, 2014 - 10:29am
Celebrity hairstylist Christine Symonds recently worked with Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting for The People Magazine Awards on Thursday, December 18th in Beverly Hills, CA. “Kaley's look tonight was sexy and edgy," said Symonds. "Her dress was heavily embellished, so we kept the hair up and off her face with tons of texture."  See the how-to below to recreate the look in the salon!Get the Look:
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 3:08pm
Celebrity hairstylist Giannandrea recently worked with Karlie Kloss for The PEOPLE Magazine Awards on Thursday, December 18th in Beverly Hills, CA. “I decided to create a modern, effortless up-do for Karlie at The People Magazine Awards tonight," said Giannandrea. Below, he shares his tips on how to recreate the look in the salon.Get the Look:
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 3:00pm
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: @smokedlacehair created this fiery "color melt" look for her client, making for one hot Hairstyle of the Week!
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:56am