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Lorde's VMA Hairstyle
Lorde looked bold and beautiful at the 2014 VMA’s and her 1960’s Jerry Hall inspired hair look was the perfect finishing touch. Lorde also became VMA royalty when she won Best Rock Video for her hit song “Royals.” Step-by-Step Styling:
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 9:58am
Five Reasons to Consider Going Organic with Your Salon
by Robyn Atticks, Creator of Shear Miracle Salon Products
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 4:33pm
Each year since the tragic attacks on September 11, 2001, Paul Mitchell cosmetology schools across America have held some type of event in remembrance of the precious lives lost that day.
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 2:31pm
Get the Look: Magnificent Magenta by Robin Dorton
Stylist Robin Dorton recently helped a client go from faded, grown-out color to a gorgeous, rich magenta. Below, she shares the steps she took to create the look!1. Pre-lightened mid-shafts through ends with Blondor and 20 volume two times for 30 minutes each time, then at the roots for 20 minutes.
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 1:24pm
Get the Look: Summer Knot by Natasha Sunshine
Whether your client is headed to the beach or simply a backyard BBQ this Labor Day, the weekend calls for one last summer hairstyle before the seasons change. Help your client achieve the perfect, statement-making style with tips from Pureology Artistic Ambassador Natasha Sunshine, who shares how to create this simple, but stunning, Summer Knot.Get the Look
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:04pm
Get the Look: Radiant Rainbow by Shonda Broadus
Hairstylist Shonda Broadus recently created two bold, bright and beautiful looks for her clients using PRAVANA colors. Below, she shares the tips you need to recreate each stunning style!Multicolored Magic To create this fun look, Broadus says, "I lifted her level 6 to a level 10 and used PRAVANA NEON Pink mixed with VIVIDS Magenta. I also used PRAVANA Yellow and Blue to make this particular color of green, and finished the top with the NEON Yellow."
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:28am
Get the Look: Vivid Hues for Fall by Celebrity Stylist Nelson Chan
As summer comes to an end, chances are clients are going to be looking for ways to change up their look. Celebrity stylist and founder of the award-winning Nelson j Salon in Beverly Hills, Nelson Chan has three, bold new styles to amp up the sleepy last days of summer: "Amped Acid" - vivid colors far removed from earth-tones, made wearable; "Bronde" - a fusion of deep brunette sophistication with the glam of blonde; and "Sundowner" - Chan's newest, softest take on blonde-to-dark ombre effects.
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 9:25am
According to celebrity hairstylist David Babaii, "Women everywhere love the treat of getting a 'blo out,' especially when [she] walks out of one of our Blo Blow Dry Bar locations looking fabulous, hair bouncing with every step. So how do you make that feeling and look last?" Babaii offers these 10 tips for a long-lasting blowout - pass them on to your clients!
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 1:30pm
How to Create a Slip Knot Braid: It’s All About the Rhythm
“Slip Knot braids look complex, but this Mohawk look is really simple once you get the rhythm down. You’ve heard me say it before…braiding is all about rhythm, if you lose the rhythm you lose the braid. Stay in control of your sections and the braid will come together pretty easily for you,” says Sam Villa, Founding Partner of Sam Villa and Redken Education Artistic Director,Before Villa braids, he texturizes the entire head using a Sam Villa Signature Series Textur Iron to add texture and volume to the hair to prevent the braid from slipping out.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 9:58am
Get the Look: Jessica Alba's Rocker Waves
Celebrity hairstylist Davy Newkirk worked with Jessica Alba for the premiere of Sin City: A Dame to Kill For on Tuesday, August 19th, creating fun, rockstar waves to give the star a glamorous yet cool vibe. Says Newkirk, "Jessica's gorgeous, form-fitting, electric blue Zac Posen dress had a classic silhouette, so I thought that glamorous rocker hair would be a great contrast."Get the Look:1. "I began by prepping her wet hair with Honest Conditioning Mist.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 9:53am