Features

Global icon Britney Spears launched her signature sleepwear line, The Intimate Britney Spears, debuting her 2014 Fall/Winter collection during New York Fashion Week. Using BioSilk Haircare for the presentation, lead artist Albert Luiz created “Sensual Parisian” with elements of vintage romance. Sensual, feminine and delicate, the hair was comprised of two different styles with wisps of hair naturally cascading. Both braided looks worn by the models embraced a nostalgic up-do feel accented with roses and camellia flowers.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 4:13pm
NYFW Get the Look: Feminine Waves at Naeem Khan by Travis Speck
The inspiration behind Naeem Khan's Spring/Summer 2015 collection at New York Fashion Week was the idea of the re-birth of spring. With that in mind, lead stylist Travis Speck for Sally Hershberger Downtown Salon created contemporary, soft, feminine waves in order to create a sense of natural, fresh beauty.Get the Look:1. Prep damp hair with mousse from roots to ends for body and texture.2. Blow-dry using a round boar bristle brush.3. Section hair and secure with bobby pins.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 3:55pm
Gold ’N Hot was the official tool sponsor of the LaQuan Smith's Spring/Summer 2015 show on Sunday. Lead hairdresser T. Cooper of Metro Look and her team created soft waves for the 26-year old designer’s “Grown and Sexy” collection. With a palette comprised of blacks, whites and a pop of orange, the dare-to-bare collection of see-through A-line skirts, midi tops with sheer inlets, short shorts and lacy trench dresses are perfect for celebrity followers, including Kim Kardashian, Nicki Minaj and Cassie.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 2:51pm
NYFW Get the Look: Backstage with essie at Alice + Olivia
Stacey Bendet’s Spring/Summer 2015 presentation was heavily influenced by the beauty of Versailles, and included a whimsical mixture of daytime and evening looks. Inspired by colors seen throughout the fabrics, Rita Remark for essie created three different nail options to directly coincide with the collection. Shades included a custom soft lilac, a soft peach and a vibrant coral.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 2:43pm
NYFW Get the Look: Backstage with Deborah Lippman at Eva Fehren
Lead manicurist Deborah Lippman created gorgeous nails for the recent Eva Fehren Spring/Summer 2015 presentation at New York Fashion Week. Says Lippman, “This presentation captivates the viewer with its re-creation of a 1940’s Vogue editorial in a modern way. With the pages coming to life, the models seem surreal, literally coming out of the wall; their hands adorned with geometric jewels.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 2:17pm
G-Star RAW for the Oceans, the contemporary brand’s apparel and denim collection produced from recycled plastic found in the world’s oceans, made its debut earlier this year with creative visionary Pharrell Williams as its line’s curator and co-designer. For the Spring/Summer 2015 show, key hairstylist Martin-Christopher Harper used Oribe products to create a look that best displayed G-Star Raw and Pharrell’s fashion-forward and eco-conscious mission. “The collection is one of the coolest ideas I had heard of,” said Harper.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 2:08pm
NYFW Get the Look: Braided Silk Chignon at Alice + Olivia by Michael Dueñas
This inspiring look is an exclusive insight from the Alice + Olivia Spring 2015 presentation, featuring the Braided Silk Chignon by Michael Dueñas from OSiS+.Dueñas creates a chic style using spring colored silk scarves from the collection, which is intricately braided into a knotted bun to complete a modern, feminine and ethereal image that is sleek and fun, giving that intentional energy to prepare for the new season.     
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 2:00pm
To complement the Spring/Summer 2015 collection from Zac Posen at New York Fashion Week, lead stylist Odile Gilbert for Kérastase Paris created a glossy, feminine pompadour hairstyle. Gilbert used products from Kérastase Paris' Couture Styling Collection to create the look.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 1:53pm
NYFW Get the Look: Glowing Skin by Dr. Jart+ at Opening Ceremony
It’s halfway through fashion week, and to combat dry, dehydrated skin, Dr. Jart+ partnered with Opening Ceremony on Sunday to restore the models’ natural glow. Dr. Jart+ applied their new Water Replenishment Mask to soothe and moisturize the skin, and the Ceramidin Liquid or Ceramidin Cream to reduce redness and irritation. Dr. Jart+ Water Replenishment Mask
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 1:18pm
NYFW Get the Look: Lived-In Looks at BAJA EAST by Kevin Ryan
The inspiration behind the hair looks at BAJA EAST's Spring/Summer 2015 show at New York Fashion Week was, according to lead stylist Kevin Ryan, "A young man/woman that is well-traveled, with a strong nod to Peter Lindbergh's tomboys and girls. The feel is that the hair started with a slick, groomed style [for men] or a pristine blow dry [for women] which has become undone just by living life to the fullest. The hair's texture has an oil and water effect - a mix of dry and sleek textures."
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 1:03pm