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More and more hairstylists and beauty professionals are turning to technology to advance their businesses and extend their services to an ever-widening array of customers. StyleSeat, an online salon booking service, is one popular tool being used by stylists to connect with new clients. Celebrity stylist and colorist for Matrix, George Papanikolas, is one of the beauty industry's top influencers using StyleSeat to build his business. Says Papanikolas, "Started using the StyleSeat App to manage my client formulas and bookings and loving it!
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 11:55am
Celebrity hairstylist Bridget Brager created a soft, subtly glamorous hair look for actress Kiernan Shipka for the recent Claiborne Swanson Frank’s "Young Hollywood" book launch hosted by Michael Kors on Thursday, October 2nd in Beverly Hills, CA. “Kiernan's look tonight was inspired by her beautiful Michael Kors dress," said Brager. "We opted for soft waves and shine."Get the Look:
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 11:28am
The recent Beauty Biz Roundtable 11, presented by Mazur Group, successfully brought together 100 top executives, media and thought leaders at the leading edge of the beauty industry for an evening of education, discussion and inspiration. Executives from the west coast’s fast-growing beauty scene, including Drybar, Dermalogica, Bumble and bumble, wet n wild, and more, gathered to address hot topics and trends in innovation, leadership, product development and category growth.
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 9:42am
A high pony is modern, timeless and chic. Here, it goes high fashion with soft, neutral highlights.
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 9:00am
Hotheads Hair Extensions is proud to announce Hair With A Voice’s SHAIRING Initiative, a progressive hair donation program that offers charitable contributions through the proceeds from the sales of hair. This Initiative ensures that donations of hair directly benefit Friends Are By Your Side, a program started by Martino Cartier to grant Wigs & Wishes to women and children undergoing cancer treatment.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 4:25pm
Achieving a messy, rebellious look for Miu Miu’s Spring/Summer 2015 show in Paris, Redken Creative Consultant Guido used several texturizing and shine-inducing Redken products to achieve a wet style. Guido sprayed Redken’s new Fashion Waves 07 Sea Salt Spray all over the hair for added texture before drying the hair and combing it back to cover the ears. Using both Forceful 23 Super Strength Finishing Spray and Shine Flash 02 Glistening Mist, Guido achieved a polished texture with hints of roughness. 
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 2:50pm
In keeping with the statement of luxury that Hermes is known for, Redken Creative Consultant Guido created an elevated blowout for the designer’s Spring/Summer 2015 show in Paris. Using Guts 10 Volumizing Spray-Foam Mousse to add height to the hair, Guido used a round brush to blow-dry the hair and finished by clipping the hair into pin curls, removing the clips after several minutes to achieve lavish hair with slight contour. 
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 1:52pm
Melding futurism and classicism into one, Redken Creative Consultant Guido created a Japanese-inspired look for Alexander McQueen’s Spring/Summer 2015 show in Paris. Achieving a wet-hair look by saturating the hair with Redken’s Hardwear 16 Super Strong Hair Gel, Guido used a card to both flatten and fold the hair up into a rectangular shape, ultimately creating a modern look that McQueen has become known for. 
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 1:45pm
On Monday, October 20, 2014, (at 1:00 p.m. EDT) the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) will host, Build Your Brand with YouTube, a complimentary webinar designed to teach salon owners how to use YouTube to drive more traffic to their websites and increase clientele. Matt Beck, Founder of FreeSalonEducation.com, will join PBA for this webinar and provide helpful tips on how to cultivate your business using YouTube.This 30-minute webinar will explain:
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 10:00am
Joi Rooks, owner of fresche salon (Atlanta, GA; www.fresche.net) and Lori Panarello, owner of I.d salon (New York, NY; www.idsalon.net), rocked some pretty cool looks for KMS California at the Worlds Fair Hair in Austin, Texas, but the most amazing thing about this pair is their 18-year friendship. 
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 9:35am