Features

Celebrity hairstylist Riawna Capri of Nine Zero One Salon recently worked with Julianne Hough for the 2014 American Music Awards (AMA's). Describing the inspiration behind Hough's sleek and sexy hairstyle, Capri said, "To compliment Julianne’s bold, sexy dress by Zuhair Murad we thought it would be best to go sleek and sophisticated with her hair as well." See Capri's step-by-step guide to recreating the style below!Get the Look:
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 1:09pm
Curiosity may have killed the cat, but it’s essential for success in the professional beauty industry. A curious stylist rises to the top like cream and can even become multi-talented, which makes them more marketable. Ruth Roche, Artistic Ambassador for Pureology Serious Colour Care, recently interviewed one of the industry’s most curious talents, Michael Devellis, Founder of The Powder Group, on his innovative business and passion for helping others fill their curiosity.
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 11:56am
A good colorist knows the value of mastering the art of creating a great redhead. Lisa Buckles, Goldwell Educator at fresche salon in Atlanta GA recently had a guest come into the salon with a DIY job that left uneven tones and compromised hair health. Here’s how Buckles turned up the volume:Get the Look: Fiery Red1. Shampoo hair with Goldwell Dualsenses Rich Repair Shampoo and blow dry.
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 11:44am
Hairstylist Lorna Evans of Lorna Evans Education recently released a stunning new bridal collection. Romantic styles, from flowing waves to structured up-do's, provide an array of gorgeous looks for every bride. Flip through to see the beautiful bridal styles (plus two how-tos!) to help your client get inspired for her big day![pagebreak] See the steps below to recreate this flirty flower look!   [pagebreak]
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 11:29am
Joico’s New Color Infuse Red Shampoo and Conditioner
Red haircolor fades faster than any other shade. This new care system is specially formulated for redheads, gently cleansing and moisturizing while depositing color refreshing elements. The Multi-Spectrum Defense Complex fights both physical and environmental factors that cause fading and tonal change. Reds instantly appear brighter and more luminous. Key Features & Benefits: · Instantly boosts red tones and highlights· Increases color vibrancy & shine
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 5:05pm
As the season changes, not only do we change our clothing, we also change out hairstyles. This Winter 2014 is going to be all about out with old and in with the new you... and what’s the best way to try out the Top 5 Hairstyles of Winter 2014 without the commitment? Hair extensions, such as Eye for Design’s 100% human hair extensions, are a quick way to go from drab to fab in a blink or an eye. Here are five of the best and long lasting hair trends for Fall/Winter 2014-15.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 12:34pm
-by Lydia Sarfati, Repêchage CEO and Founder
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 5:53pm
We're Thankful For Mark Bustos, Hairdresser Who Cuts Hair For Homeless
A stylist at New York City’s Three Squares Studio, Mark Bustos spends Sundays offering free haircuts to men and women who are living on the streets. His kindness and empathy will amaze you. —Amy Dodds Tell Launchpad readers about yourself. How did you get into the industry? What made you want to become a stylist?
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 1:46pm
You don’t have to be a mermaid to have a tail! "The mermaid braid is the newest thing in hair," says Latest-Hairstyles.com guest contributor Melissa Cook. "They’ve been all the rage this season! Just think of it as the upgraded French braid. This beautiful hairstyle can be dressed up for a night out or worn in a more casual way for an everyday hairstyle.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 11:14am
Nuts and Bolts Training, a leading provider of business education programs for cosmetology professionals, has completely rewritten its curriculum to recognize the changing needs of young people growing up in a multimedia world. The new Cornerstone series incorporates the latest research in effective teaching methods, adapting all materials for online learning; introducing video and multimedia support to provide up-to-the-minute information about critical applied business skills students need to build a successful career. 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 10:58am