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Aveda's Culture Clash at ISSE 2014
Take a behind-the-scenes look at Aveda's Culture Clash at ISSE 2014!
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 3:29pm
Fashion Week Nails: OPI's Sheer Beauty at BCBGMAXAZRIA
OPI walked the runway with BCBGMAXAZRIA at the recent Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014. Models wore OPI's subtle nail lacquer "Passion" as a complement to the collection's warm, muted pastels. The overall result was soft, pretty, natural-looking nails. [Images courtesy of OPI]
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 3:14pm
NYFW Hair: Vintage 70's Meets Downtown Edge at Veronica Beard
The look at Veronica Beard's New York Fashion Week presentation was all about 1970's glamour combined with sleek, downtown edge. The mixture of chic and elegant is perfect for any nighttime plans. O&M's Creative Director Janelle Chaplin created a cool, easy hair look by offsetting the loose, classic 70's wave with a super-tight, sleek side to complete the designer's vision.Get the Look:1. Prep dry hair with a generous amount of O&M Rootalicious Root Lift Spray throughout roots to ends.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 1:24pm
Fashion Week Nails: Essie's Metallic Madness for Lisa Perry
Lisa Perry’s Fall/Winter 2014 presentation was inspired by dramatic volume and shape. To complement the brightly colored garments and textured metallic fabrics featured throughout the collection, Casey Herman for essie created a high-shine, silver nail look.essie Nail Products Used:ridge filling base coat"no place like chrome"quick-e drying dropsGet the Look:1. Apply ridge filling base coat to clean, filed nails.2. Once the base coat dries, apply one coat of "no place like chrome."
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 1:06pm
Create the Milkmaid Braids from the Whit by Whitney Pozgay Presentation
Matt Fugate for CHI recently created a youthful, braided crown for the Whit by Whitney Pozgay presentation held at Inglot Studios. To give the up-style a more ethereal look, Matt pulled pieces out in the front to loosen up the strands framing the face resulting in a wispy halo with feminine flyways. Says Matt, "We wanted an up-style that was very etherial and Grecian without letting it be too cutesy or polished.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 12:35pm
Fashion Week Nails: Flashback to the 70's with Essie's Layered Look
Veronica Beard's Fall/Winter 2014 collection was inspired y 1970's glamour with heavy references to David Bowie and the glam-rock movement. Julie Kandalec for essie created a layered nail look to compliment the designer’s retro-looking fabrics and flamboyant prints.essie Nail Products Used:ridge filling base coat"mink muffs""meet me at sunset""good to go" top coatGet the Look:1. Apply one coat of ridge filling base coat to clean, filed nails.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 11:03am
Trendsetters: This Little Wig
While the trend may never gain much traction on the streets, crowning pates with wigs seems to be the catwalk's quick-change call this spring. Leading the faux show: hairstylist Sam McKnight, who snipped onyx wigs into choppy bowl cuts at Fendi and flicked and molded a spectrum of synthetic strands at Chanel.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 5:03pm
Olympic Style by Wella Professionals
This year, Wella Professionals will be creating a full-service hair salon at the P&G Family Home for the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, situated in the Olympic Park. Building on the success of Wella's activity at The London 2012 Olympic Games, the brand will be selecting 12 top colorists and stylists from around the world who will travel to Sochi to be part of an elite team providing hair services to beautify athletes and their families.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 4:45pm
Matrix's Three Winter Hair Trends for Any Length
Winter is a season for change, and chances are your clients are looking to switch things up with their hair. Whether they want a drastic cut, or a new look that allows them to keep their length, you can help them find the perfect style that will flatter their features and still be on-trend. Check out these three winter hair trends, highlighted by Matrix Professional Haircare, for inspiration.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 11:45am
Get in the Mood for Love with NUBAR Nail Lacquers
With Valentine's Day right around the corner, it's time to start thinking about the perfect, head-to-toe, red-hot look. Renowned nail lacquer company NUBAR has the perfectly gorgeous hues to complete any Valentine's Day look with their trio of red shades including RED FLAME, a silky, creamy red frost, RED CAVIAR, a mix of silver, red and pink glitters, and the classic, matte SEXY RED, a preferred polish of international superstar, Rihanna.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 - 2:56pm