Features

With the holidays just around the corner, it's time to start thinking of creative new ways to style clients' hair for upcoming parties and events. Here, KMS California’s Artistic Director Sonna Brado offers tips for how to dress up a braid and keep it trending for a night out. By adding a classic finger wave to a fishtail braid, Sonna easily takes this braid from day to night.Get the Look:
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:49pm
Hairstylist Jennifer Yepez recently created an elegant, 1940s-inspired red carpet hairstyle for Brazilian model Jeisa Chiminazzo for Angel Ball 2014, hosted by Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on October 20, 2014.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:16pm
Another year means another year of non-stop education. The Lydia Sarfati Post-Graduate Skin Care Academy recently released their class schedule for 2015. The brand new course lineup includes technique, skin care science, business know-how, and Repêchage product knowledge. 
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:05pm
For artists such as hairstylists, unique characteristics of the changing seasons are very inspiring, as well as everything they come in contact during those seasons – it can all evoke a feeling or design.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 1:48pm
Josie Sanchez, Master Stylist at Dop Dop Salon, recently transformed her hair from jet black to a rich, coppery red using Olaplex. Says Sanchez, “I have done a drastic color change prior to this, from dark brunette to platinum blonde which left my hair very dry with split ends. With Olaplex, I see a visible difference in the vibrancy of the color and shine and my hair feels incredibly soft with little to no split ends.”Get the Look:
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:40am
Take a look at the creative cuts and hair color creations from ICA with Sue Pemberton and Vivienne Mackinder.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:08am
“Many stylists are very talented and very busy, but that does not automatically make them proficient in running a business like a salon,” explains Sam Villa, Founding Partner of Sam Villa and Redken Education Artistic Director. Whether a stylist is considering opening up their first salon or a seasoned owner is debating whether or not to expand, Villa offers tips.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:03am
With inspiration from the great French chanteuse Edith Piaf, Scruples Creative Team contributors Charlie Price, Katie Nielsen and Tina Zaccagna designed the Parisienne Collection. Envisioning chic fans lingering in sexy lace around a Paris Cabaret, they wait for Madame Piaf to take the stage. Parisienne combines sultry texture and waif-like cuts with deep, rich hair color and romantic, smokey makeup to further enhance the collection’s sensual cinematic ambience.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 10:46am
Celebrity hairstylist Clariss Rubenstein recently worked with actress January Jones for the opening of Restoration Hardware West Hollywood The Gallery on Wednesday, October 22nd. Says Rubenstein, "I wanted January’s hair to look effortless and touchable. Her hair is super healthy and shiny right now and I wanted to enhance that."Get the Look:
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 10:28am
Jane Wurwand, Founder, Co-Owner and Chief Visionary of Dermalogica and The International Dermal Institute (IDI), and founder of the brand’s social impact initiative, FITE, has been awarded top honors by Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW), one of the cosmetic industry’s leading executive associations, as one of this year’s recipients of the prestigious CEW Achiever Award. The Awards ceremony took place on October 17 at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 10:12am