Features

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 6:23pm
Jane Iredale, founder and president of Iredale Mineral Cosmetics, Ltd., and creator of jane iredale – THE SKIN CARE MAKEUP, received the prestigious International Spa Association (ISPA) 2014 Visionary Award at the 24th annual ISPA Conference & Expo in Las Vegas this October. 
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 4:24pm
Last night's American Music Awards' (AMA's) red carpet showcased some gorgeous, easy-to-create hairstyles, including the beach wave bob, sleek slicked-back styles, and stick-straight strands. Below, celebrity stylist Lea Journo shares her simple how-to guide for creating some of the night's hottest looks, seen on A-listers such as Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez, and Kendall Jenner.Get the Look: The Beach Wave Bob
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 3:57pm
Coined as the "World Cup of Beauty," the ultimate style-on-steroids hair, makeup, nail art and fashion beauty competition, the Battle of the Strands — Global Beauty Masters TV series will hit the airwaves for the first time ever, premiering on the popular cable network, Discovery Fit & Health on December 2nd at 5pm.
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 1:48pm
Ruth Roche, Artistic Ambassador for Pureology Serious Colour Care, debuted three cuts for Fall 2014 inspired by shape-over-shape, mixed mediums and the 60’s. It started with the 60’s Bob, then the Modern Pixie and now, Modern Geometric.“This Modern Geometric cut incorporates the ‘menswear for women’ and 60’s vibes of the season. It’s a short cut with more texture than the original 60’s look, the undercutting echoes the ‘shape on shape’ trend, and the vibrant red color really makes it pop,” says Roche.
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 11:03am
On Sunday November 23rd, the international hairdressing world came together in glamorous Monaco to recognize and celebrate the industry’s best talent at the International TrendVision Awards (ITVA) and to be inspired by the 2015 trend reveal. Now in its 12th year, the 2014 International TrendVision Awards remains one of the most prestigious events in the hairdressing industry.
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 10:57am
With shorter styles for both men and women being so popular, knowing how to crate a versatile part on short hair is a great trick to have in the bag. David Boyd of Sam Villa ArTeam gives a how-to using a Sam Villa Signature Series Razor with 9-Gap Texturizing Blade and Sam Villa Signature Series Long Cutting Comb (always use a contrasting colored comb when cutting short hair for maximum precision).
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 10:51am
Celebrity stylist Derek-Peter Williams shares tips for creating Jenna Dewan-Tatum's effortless updo seen at the Alice + Olivia Melrose Store Celebration on Thursday, November 20th.BEAUTY INSPIRATION:“Jenna’s gorgeous black jumpsuit showed off her neckline, so we felt that an updo would look best with the entire look. But, it was important to keep the hair soft and modern because the jumpsuit was very linear."GET THE LOOK:
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 1:16pm
Colorist and recent winner of our weekly Hairstyle of the Week contest, Victoria Pelaez (@vi_color) created this gorgeous, rich hair color using advanced techniques. The result: beautifully blended "strawberries and cream bombré." Below, Pelaez shares the how-to, along with helpful tips, to recreate this color for your clients.Get the Look:
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 5:05pm
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: This gorgeous transformation, created by @gina_bott, makes for a stunning Hairstyle of the Week!
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 4:26pm