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ARMADA-­Style, a leading Japanese beauty manufacturer, recently announced the launch of e‐CURE Treatment, an innovative, in‐salon conditioning service that delivers instant, visible results that last up to 2 months. e-­CURE Treatment restores the hair to a healthy pH balance from the inside out and delivers lustrous, healthy, manageable results to all clients in just 3 simple steps: Prep, Cleanse + Restore, and Seal.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 12:26pm
by Marylle Koken, owner of The Harlot hair salonDon’t be fooled – pink hair isn’t just for princesses and mermaids. Add a couple of streaks to an already icy-cool mane and you’ve got yourself a fresh, feminine and flirty look.I introduce the "Always Blushing" trend, a look easily adaptable to clients who desire a girlish change but don’t want to stray too far from the sidewalk. I created this look during the Sebastian Creative Immersion class at the #WellaStudioLA.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 1:53pm
The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation (BCL), in conjunction with Cosmetologists Chicago (CC), recently announced that the 2015 Legacy Award honoring Leo Passage will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the Art Institute of Chicago. The evening will kick off America’s Beauty Show, to be held March 21-23, 2015, McCormick Place, Chicago.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 1:46pm
Watch! Unite's 2014 Global Session
Get a glimpse at Unite's 2014 Global Session in San Diego, California as stylists including Kevin Ryan, Jake Thompson, Paul Stafford and more inspire with demonstrations and hands-on education.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 1:08pm
Celebrity hairstylist Cervando Maldonado recently worked with Kirsten Dunst for the premiere of Unbroken on Monday, December 15th in Los Angeles, CA. Said Maldonado, "I wanted to create a soft, sleek chignon for Kirsten tonight." The result was a chic, low, twisted chignon that perfectly complemented Kirsten's romantic makeup.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 11:42am
All work and no play makes for a dull holiday season. You may be extra busy this time of year, beautifying all your clients for work parties, family get-togethers, and formal affairs, but that doesn't mean you don't deserve some fun yourself! When the salon is closed, treat yourself to these 8 fun and festive cocktails. Whether you're hosting a holiday party, or attending a New Year's Eve celebration, these bubbly beverages are sure to delight!TOP SHELF TOAST
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 11:31am
Hang up the ugly Christmas sweater; there's a new way to get decked out for the holidays this year - Beard Baubles! Created by Mike Kennedy and Pauline Ashford of the Grey London creative agency, Beard Baubles are just what they sound like: small, clip-on ornaments for your beard.
Monday, December 15, 2014 - 1:09pm
2015 marks the 15th annual STARS Photo Competition, sponsored by Cosmetologists Chicago (CC). Since 2000, hairstylists who want to show their best creative work to the world have enthusiastically embraced the STARS photo competition. Winners of the STARS photo competition are among the best of the best—established salon professionals, and first-time competitors — all with drive and ambition. Stylists can compete individually or as a team, and in as many categories their portfolio supports.
Monday, December 15, 2014 - 11:45am
Celebrity hairstylist Owen Gould recently worked with Chrissy Teigen for the Vince, ELLE + Step Up event on Wednesday, December 10th in New York, NY. Gould created a simple, elegant ponytail with soft volume at the crown to highlight Chrissy's cheekbones.Get the Look:1. Says Gould, "Chrissy's hair has natural texture so I enhanced that by spraying Sachajuan Ocean Mist on her damp hair and rough dried it using my hands. 
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 12:36pm
As the year draws to a close, many clients get the itch for change as they prepare to start fresh in the new year. Get a dose of inspiration with these four favorite looks from Pureology Artistic Ambassador Natasha Sunshine. No matter your client's length or face shape, there's a brand new look for everyone.Look 1: Strong and Short Kristen Stewart transformed herself from girl-next-door to Hollywood goddess with her sleek, short-layered haircut.
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 11:04am