Super Storm Sandy left many areas devastated as it roared through the tri-state area exactly one week ago today. Millennium Software, a NJ based company, is still trying to get everyone back on their feet. “We are fortunate in that the ONLY things we are dealing with are power outages and down phone lines.” Says founder and CEO John Harms. “Many people had their homes and belongings washed away.” The company settled in the heart of Boonton New Jersey was without power, Internet or phone since Tuesday, the morning after Sandy’s wrath
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 11:09am
“Fifty percent of North American women have natural wave or curl to their hair. For these women, texture is not a trend that comes and goes, it’s a lifestyle - and they’re looking for guidance on how to embrace it,” says Sam Villa, top Redken stylist.Naturally curly hair is fragile, prone to frizz, lacks shine, is dry and unpredictable, so shampooing and conditioning wavy, curly, springy and spiral hair takes skill and finesse, and should only be done 2-3 times a week. Villa suggests the following:
Friday, November 2, 2012 - 2:36pm
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month S Factor founder, author and Hollywood actress Sheila Kelley launched a campaign entitled, Redefining Sexy: Believe in Your Beauty, which aims to redefine the terms "sexy" and "beauty" through a provocative video featuring true stories of real women. The video campaign, “Cancer Warrior,” features Diana Schlobohm, a breast cancer warrior who needs a spotlight. Diana lost both breasts to cancer, but one thing she did not lose is the knowledge that she is a sexy and beautiful woman.
Friday, November 2, 2012 - 1:45pm
Headed by grassroots efforts, more than 80 Milwaukee area salons and spas are expected to come together on November 13, 2012 for a fundraising effort to support the victims of the Azana Spa & Salon shooting.The effort raises further awareness about the potential tragedies that can stem from domestic violence, which was a key factor in the Azana shooting and other recent salon shootings in Clearwater, Florida, and Seal Beach, California.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 4:07pm
30 Rock’s Katrina Bowden got her hair highlighted by New York Celebrity Colorist Beth Minardi at the Beth Minardi salon on Wed, October 24th. Later that evening she then supported Beth Minardi at a private dinner at A Voce. The dinner was to celebrate Beth Minardi’s hair color products. Katrina is a beauty girl -she feels that taking care of her hair and skin is essential.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 3:05pm
OPI is launching a new GelColor consumer advertising campaign centered around the theme of “Endurance,” inspired by the strength and fortitude of female American Olympians and athletes who continue to champion their fields: Gabrielle Douglas, the two-time gold-medal Olympic gymnast; Misty May-Treanor, the three-time gold-medal Olympic Beach Volleyball player; Danica Patrick, the most successful woman in the history of NASCAR and American open-wheel racing; and Serena Williams, the four-time Olympic gold-medalist and Wimbledon champion.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 2:43pm
Battle of the Strands, hosted by celebrity stylist Kim Vo, wrapped up with Glam Alliance Salon taking the "Xtreme Salon" title this year.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 12:27pm
Turn a short do into a Vixen look with this step-by-step how to guide!
Hair: Diadema Hair FashionMakeup: Cristina Marzo per 20100 MilanoPhotography: Stefano Bidini
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 3:18pm
The Doves host an educational event with the Oribe team. Sonya and Christopher Dove share how to create the looks from their collection inspired by Studio 54 hair. Some of the iconic looks presented include hairstyles influenced by Edie Sedgwick, Bianca Jagger and Jerry Hall. The Oribe team joins the Doves to offer tips to creating looks inspired by Hollywood glamour.
Hear what the Doves have to say about hosting their educational seminar with the Oribe team:
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 12:50pm
When observing dandruff or flakes on my clients scalp, I take one of two approaches that I have found to be highly effective in addressing scalp issues with my clients. It could be a sensitive issue, but because of the approaches I take and the wellness products I use, I’m able to address the issue with confidence knowing that I’m going to help them get relief and demonstrate to them that I truly care about the health of their hair and scalp.
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 2:08pm