The American Crew All-Star Challenge is a global competition to recognize the best men's stylists in the world. The challenge focuses on creativity, technique and one's interpretation of masculinity in the modern world. Click through to see this year's three U.S. finalists that rose above the rest. [pagebreak]
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 9:54am
This month, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, we're highlighting products and collaborations that help support the cause.Recently, Brock Beauty Inc., makers of the popular hair growth natural vitamin supplement Hairfinity, has increased its efforts to support Breast Cancer research and awareness. The brand regularly reaches out to support cause-related, non-profit organizations by donating product proceeds and enlisting the help of celebrities to increase awareness.
Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 11:34am
Hair: I Fuoriclasse | Makeup: Cristina Marzo per Diadema | Photography: Stefano BidiniArt Director: Fabio Messina
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1. Beginning at the hairline on the left, comb the hair into a natural fall.
Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 10:48am
This month, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, we're highlighting products and collaborations that help support the cause.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 12:54pm
Becky Dennington is a nail tech, a wife, a mother of two, an author… and a breast cancer survivor. Three years ago, she was diagnosed with the illness, and took to writing to deal with it. In 2011, she released a book detailing her experiences: Me and the Ugly C. Now in remission, she's been involved with and honored by the 18 Fore Life Banquet, the American Cancer Society, and the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program 2013 Symposium.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 12:21pm
Simply Smooth Keratin is known for their innovative use of a unique blend of keratin sourced from human hair and botanical keratin from seaweed and other plants. By employing the use of human and plant-based keratin together, Simply Smooth ensures that their product is more compatible with the structure of their clients' hair, and more able to successfully work with strands to create smooth flexibility.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 9:51am
This year, Beauty Launchpad had the opportunity to speak with Director of Education for Sam Villa®, Andrew Carruthers, at the final showdown of the Battle of the Strands 2013 in Las Vegas. Carruthers expressed his excitement about being a part of the epic competition, stating that this is "a totally new event for [Sam Villa], this is something that we just got offered this year for the first time, [and] it's something that we look forward to continuing to be a part of."
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 5:03pm
Calling all creative geniuses! ColorProof Evolved Color Care is looking for the next graphic design sensation to participate in an open-house design challenge on Thursday, October 17 at their corporate office in Newport Beach.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 3:43pm
The entries are in! Now it's time for YOU to vote for your favorite Halloween hair styles!
HURRY! Voting closes Sunday, November 10th!
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 3:01pm
The Stars and Rising Stars Photo Competition, sponsored by Cosmetologists Chicago (CC) since 2000, always receives an enthusiastic embrace from established salon professionals as well as those just entering our exciting industry.After an unprecedented increase in entries for the 2013 contest, CC will continue to use the re-energized format for the 2014 hairdressing photo competition that showcases the creativity, talent, technical expertise and competitive spirit of those participating.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 2:16pm