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The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) recently announced Jody Ryan as the brand's new Director of Marketing and Communication. With over 17 years of marketing communications experience, Ryan's background includes marketing, media, brand engagement and strategic planning. 
Friday, June 19, 2015 - 10:19am
The “fun in the sun” season can cause great stress and damage to our hair from the exposure to the sun’s rays, salt water and chlorine. Ricky Pennisi, leading stylist, specialist in curly hair and founder of RI CI, shares his go-to five tips to protect your hair this summer. 
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 2:13pm
The time for summer getaways is here, but all the stress and excitement of traveling can take its toll on your skin. We spoke to Gabriel De Santino, President/CEO of Gabriel Cosmetics Inc., to get his top beauty tips for staying radiant on-the-go. There’s no need to bring the bathroom sink on your trip, you just need few key beauty essentials!
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 1:07pm
One of the biggest hair trends seen on the Spring/Summer 2015 runways was effortless, carefree, summer hair. The look is perfect for your on-the-go clients, or for those looking for a casual-yet-chic summertime look. Says Lori Panarello, KMS California Hair Stylist, “My client Lucia likes to wear her hair with a 'lived-in' feeling, so I had to create a quick, easy way to achieve it for her.”Click through to see Lori's step-by-step process for creating this twisted style. [pagebreak]
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 10:50am
Some of Hollywood's biggest celebrities, including Katy Perry, Kate Mara, and Lily Collins, have recently debuted new pixie haircuts, each with a slightly different but super stylish twist. Redken Styling and Grooming Expert Jenny Balding has the scoop on three of the best ways you can style this season’s must-have haircut. Says Jenny, "With short cuts, you need to create attitude, whether it’s rock-and-roll or romantic. By choosing the right styling products, you can create definition, shine or volume to achieve the specific look you’re going for.” 
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 9:38am
Celebrity hair stylist Kylee Heath recently worked with Kristen Stewart for the Women in Film 2015 Crystal + Lucy Awards on Tuesday, June 16th in Los Angeles, CA. Said Kylee, "We wanted the look to be a little rock 'n' roll and modern to complement her dress." To achieve this, she created an undone, asymmetrical updo that was equal parts edgy and chic.Get the Look:
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 1:11pm
 Redken’s 2nd Annual Redken Exchange Scholarship Contest
Redken is now accepting entries for The 2nd Annual Redken Exchange Scholarship Contest where three contestants who embody one of Redken’s three categories – “Learn It”, “Earn It” or “Live It” – will each win a scholarship to attend a class at The Redken Exchange for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 11:52am
Haircare brand Keratin Complex invited attendees at Premiere Orlando 2015 to a fun, exciting visual experience at their Kera Wonderland booth. Kera Wonderland, a modern take on Alice in Wonderland, was a 360 degree experiential exhibit designed to showcase the company’s wide range of smoothing, texture, hair color and haircare products. Additionally, it showcased the talents of their International Artistic Team, including International Cut and Style Director, Woody Michleb and International Color Director, Deb Gavin.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 10:46am
Beauty industry experts and siblings Elan and Eden Sassoon recently announced the launch of Salon Matchmakers, a free service connecting salon and spa owners with top talent, while also providing job seekers with a focused, streamlined platform for finding a job in the beauty industry.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 1:24pm
After a fall/winter season of updos, chignons, and artfully disheveled braided 'dos, the hair looks that appeared on the spring/summer 2015 runways were deceptively simple: often effortlessly straight and undone, perhaps tucked casually behind one ear. Way ahead of the trend, actress Rashida Jones, with her long, shiny tresses, epitomizes this simple, sophisticated look. For an appearance on The Late Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last November, celebrity hairstylist Jim Crawford styled Rashida Jones to shining perfection.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 1:17pm