Features

Empire Beauty School students and staff will take part in the upcoming Cancer Survivor Beauty and Support Day on June 2, 2015. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., all cancer survivors are invited to their local Empire Beauty School to receive complimentary pampering in the form of nail and hair services.
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 11:22am
World renowned celebrity hairstylist, Matrix Artistic Director, and four time NAHA winner Nicholas French will be hosting two exclusive summer 2015 hair seminars in Palm Springs, CA. Let your creativity flow as you learn from one of the most sought-after celebrity, editorial, and main stage stylists in the world. The summer seminars will consist of two, 2-day courses led by French at his exclusive Skyfall residence in Palm Springs. Course One
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 11:02am
In order to help educate and inspire hairstylists everywhere, Matrix has begun the new Matrix Inspiration Salon program. The initiative will develop partnerships with promising salons and bring Matrix to local communities. Recently, the company announced its first ever Flagship Salon, Ben Aharon's Salon Mayan in Long Island, New York. Read more about this first Matrix Inspiration salon (with many more to come!), below.
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:30am
Hairdreams hair extensions and Charlie Le Mindu recently took center stage at Life Ball -- the biggest and most celebrated AIDS and HIV charity event worldwide, held in Vienna, Austria. Alongside A-list celebrities and foreign diplomats, Le Mindu was a star attraction with his Gold Sabah Collection created with customized 24K gold Hairdreams hair.
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:08am
Basim Shami, CEO of Farouk Systems Inc. is proud to announce American Rapper, Flor Rida along with Natalie La Rose who will both perform live at the upcoming global conference being held on September 18-22, 2015. This event will be hosted at the five-star Moon Palace Golf & Resort Spa in Cancun, Mexico.  Flo Rida is known for such hit songs as “Low” featuring T-Pain which held the number 1 spot for 10 weeks in the U.S.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 4:04pm
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) recently announced the five finalists for the inaugural Beauty Pitch, debuting at PBA Beauty Week 2015. Finalists were selected by a panel of judges consisting of industry professionals, program hosts and investors.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 2:18pm
A year of extensive market research, development and testing has fostered a new approach for Shortcuts Software resulting in its latest technology release being rich in cutting-edge features designed specifically to invigorate salon businesses. Tailor-made for hair, barbering and beauty businesses, the new system has been rolled out first to those involved in the research over the past 12 months - Shortcuts' existing clients.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:44am
Short Hills, one of the wealthiest zipcodes in the nation, is now a little closer to glamour cousin Beverly Hills, now that José Eber’s first East Coast salon has come to town. The theme of Eber’s salon opening event was “Beverly Hills in Short Hills,” Beverly Hills being where Eber’s flagship is. This is José Eber’s first foray into the East Coast and the residents of New Jersey were there to welcome him in droves, with over 400 guests attending.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:20am
Healthy nail brand NUBAR has released its second nail color to honor the birth of England's newest royal, Charlotte Elizabeth Diana Windsor. Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte of Cambridge now has a sparkly hue devoted just to her: a soft, powder pink with hot pink sparkles, labeled ROYAL CHARLOTTE PINK. The limited-edition, non-toxic color sells for $5 at Bynubar.com and is available in a mini size.  
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:32am
Actress Emily Blunt looked positively stunning at the photo call for her film Sicario at this year's Cannes Film Festival. Her classic red lip was modernized by a subtle hint of orange, and paired with a shimmery wash of bronzed eyeshadow for the perfect day-to-night summertime look.Get the Look:
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:00am