Pro Beauty

Premiere Orlando: What a Blast!
I returned from the Premiere trade show in Orlando, Florida, at 1:00 this morning. I’m walking into walls! Was it worth the trip to this steamy area of the country? You bet! Nick Arrojo demos on the show floor at Premiere Orlando, June 5 to 7.
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 12:51pm
Getting Some Fishtail at Patricia Field
Think of Sex and the City, and you inevitably think of the amazing fashion the hit show brought into your living room time and time again. The woman responsible for the Manolos and newsprint Dior, Patricia Field, has decided to bring you a bit more of her glam touch via her own Patricia Field/House of Field swimwear, eyewear and beach towel lines that are 65% Carrie and 35% Samantha. (And, it should be noted, 0% Charlotte and Miranda).
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 12:38pm
Sex and the City and Repêchage
Repêchage provides summer products recommendations that’ll make her look and feel just like one of Sex and the City 2’s leading ladies!
Monday, June 7, 2010 - 5:24pm
You’ve amassed enough test shoots to build a portfolio, and you’re now at the stage where you know you want artist representation. But with all of the agencies—boutique and big-name alike—out there, you’re not sure which door to knock on.
Friday, June 4, 2010 - 12:58pm
Shear Genius Brig Van Osten On Judging and Competing
The gracious judge poses with some of Empire Beauty School's future pros.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 - 4:05pm
Sam Villa's Mood Board Philosophy
Sam Villa's mood board for his new DVD, "The Bardot" Photo shoots: Fun and rewarding, yet hard to execute. One reason? Not everyone visualizes a concept the same way. But for industry icon Sam Villa, the way to get everyone—photographer, artists, art directors and even models—on the same page is by creating a mood board.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 - 4:03pm
Robert Cromeans Takes to the Mainstage at IBS
Robert Cromeans and the Angus M Team put on a smashing show for IBS New York showgoers. LP caught some of the excitement on video!
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 - 4:01pm
Nick Arrojo and Empire Education Group Introduce Master of Beauty Program
Want to learn from a master to master your own skills? Empire Education Group invites you to do just that with its new partnership with superstylist Nick Arrojo.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 - 3:59pm
Are Hair Booms a Bust?
As most of you are now aware, Matter of Trust (, a San Francisco-based environmental non-profit organization, has helped clean up oil spills since 1998 by reusing donated hair clippings from hair salons, barber shops, pet groomers, and wool farmers. These donated manes are stuffed into recycled nylon stockings, creating highly absorbent booms to help contain oil spills. Since the Gulf Coast oil spill began, the group has been coordinating efforts to collect donations in temporary warehousing along the coast.
Friday, May 28, 2010 - 2:17pm