Features

UNITE Haircare, led by stylist Riley McLachlan, took over backstage at Wildfox's Swim 2016 Collection presentation at Miami Swim Week. Drawing inspiration from Brigitte Bardot and San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district in the 1960's, McLachlan created voluminous crowns, textured waves, and pixie braids for an easy, summery vibe. Get the Look:1. Prep hair with UNITE TEXTURIZA and UNITE 7SECONDS Glossing to act as a thermal protector.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 11:17am
Celebrity hairstylist and Infusium 23’s new celebrity hair expert, Enzo Angileri, recently worked with actress Charlize Theron for the Los Angeles premiere of Dark Places. The understated-yet-intricate braided look he created is perfect for summer.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 10:45am
Macadamia Professional International Creative Director and celebrated celebrity hairstylist Giannandrea has been honored with a 67th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special for his work styling Christina Aguilera on NBC’s hit show The Voice. “It’s extremely humbling to be recognized by the prestigious Emmy Awards alongside some of the world’s most elite hairstylists," said Giannandrea. “I’m honored to be part of such a great team.” 
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 1:50pm
Hairstylist Timothy Silmon used KEVIN.MURPHY to create soft, boho waves for Tori Praver’s Miami Swim 2016 presentation on July 18, 2015. “Tori and I wanted all of the models to have a very natural looking beach wave,” says Silmon. “The inspiration was waking up with bed head after a big night out and heading straight to the beach. The salt from the surf would create separation to the ends for a look that’s a bit grungy and a bit boho.”
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 1:23pm
Sweis Academy recently hosted a special ColorProof education session for Southern California salon professionals. ColorProof educator Ruth Tedmori shared her top styling tips, techniques, and products with salon professionals at Social Dry Lounge in Irvine, CA. She encouraged stylists to offer their clients style upgrades, a quick 3–10 minute service that would add an extra special touch to their salon experience.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 1:14pm
There are many factors that make summer one of the most enjoyable seasons of the year - pool parties, backyard barbecues, and warm, sunny days, to name a few - but those same things can often lead to a great deal of hair damage. Anything from exposure to chlorine, to excessive sun, to increased humidity can leave hair dry, brittle, and uncontrollable.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 11:53am
On Friday, July 17th, JESSICA Cosmetics went backstage at Wildfox's Swim 2015 Collection presentation and Night Swim Party at the Delano Beach Club in Miami Beach, FL. To complement the fun, flirty pieces in the 2015 collection, JESSICA's team of nail artists, including Niki Winn, Rosa Vargas and Sheyla Acensios, used "I Do," a soft blush color on models' fingers and toes for a pretty, nearly-nude look.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 11:05am
Rising summer temperatures call for hairstyles that keep clients cool, yet still looking on-trend and put-together. Enter the ponytail; it can be dressed up for a classy night out, or kept cute and casual for a day at the beach, or even just running errands around town. Its versatility is what keeps the ponytail trendy, and the reason so many women (and longer-haired men!) turn to it throughout the year.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 10:54am
It may be warm outside, but icy, Nordic, blonde hair can keep guests cool this summer. Joi Rooks, owner of fresche salon (Atlanta, GA), shares her formula.“My client came in with level 5 dark hair and wanted to be as light blonde as I could take her… I approached this as a virgin application, leaving the roots out,” says Rooks.Get the Look:
Monday, July 20, 2015 - 9:55am
 jcp Salons is becoming The Salon by InStyle! Senior Creative Director Nick Stenson gives us the scoop on the reinvention, which just launched in 15 locations with all other jcp locations following suit in 2016.
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 4:00pm