It’s a luxurious treat for any gal to get her locks blown out by a hairstyle pro. Add in top-of-the-line hair care products and you’ve got yourself a win-win. Beauty editors (Launchpad included!) were in luck last Tuesday as they filled the chairs at the chic L’Appartement Hair Boudoir in NYC and were some of the first to experience the Full Flawless Iconic Oribe Blowout using one of Oribe Hair Care’s newest products, Imperial Blowout Transformative Styling Crème, set to launch in September.
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 5:06pm
Sexy Hair's Big Sexy Hair Full Bloom and Soy Renewal Creme are just what you need for achieving on-point spring tresses.
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 3:35pm
Kathy Ireland is known as one of the most famous supermodels of the 1980s and 1990s. She has appeared in 13 consecutive Sports Illustrated swimsuit issues and on covers of magazines including Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Forbes, Mademoiselle, Glamour, Teen and Seventeen. At 52, Kathy's skin looks healthy, youthful and glowing. This summer Kathy will launch her own professional line, NuGene Skincare, which utilizes human stem cell derived SCB Regenerative Technology.
Friday, April 3, 2015 - 5:50pm
ColorpHlex is a 2 step color strengthening additive that transforms hair to look and feel healthier and shinier. It improves the strength and quality of the hair from the inside out. See the before and after results as hairstylist Adina Ferra demonstrates four ColorpHlex makeovers, including one on Launchpad's very own Amy Dodds!
[Video courtesy of ColorpHlex]
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:42am
Sign up to become a Fuel Founder HERE for a chance to win a set of Fuel shears. The Prism set includes a shear and a blender of the finest hand-crafted Japanese Damascus steel, a combination of stainless and cobalt steels, valued at $1890!For more information about the contest visit Fuel on Facebook!
[Images courtesy of Fuel Shears]
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 3:31pm
Salon clients love to lighten up—in fact four out of five clients opt for a shade that’s lighter than their natural hue. Now lightening services such as balayage and highlights can be less damaging and more comfortable than ever, thanks to the breakthrough, no-ammonia LIGHTINSIDER Lightening System from Matrix.
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 3:10pm
Keeping colored hair healthy and shiny can be a challenge. Clients want to maintain beautiful fresh color, but often coloring the hair leads to damage and breakage. ColrpHlex was developed to help provide a solution to this common color treated hair dilemma. The product uses a naturally derived vegetable protein molecule that penetrates the hair, reinforcing bonds during the color and bleach process. According to clinical trials, a small amount of ColorpHlex added to hair color or bleach makes hair up to 4X stronger.
Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 3:39pm
Now Matrix haircolor artists have an exciting new tool that can be used to boost, soften and create bespoke color results! New SOBOOST Color Additives, which can be added to most Matrix SOCOLOR and Color Sync formulas, provide colorists with four, pure, bright tones for immediate intensifying or neutralizing effects. The result? Unlimited artistry, unlimited customization, unlimited client satisfaction! SOBOOST direct dyes come in four shades:
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 1:14pm
Hair coloring just got stronger! A new step has been introduced that makes hair look and feel healthier and shinier than ever before and ColorpHlex is leading the way. ColorpHlex is a 2 step color strengthening additive. It improves the strength and quality of the hair from the inside out. Patented and scientifically formulated, ColorpHlex uses a naturally derived vegetable protein molecule that penetrates the hair, reinforcing bonds during the color and bleach process, filling hair pores and protecting the hair color.
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 12:56pm
Help your clients maintain their color between salon appointments with the new PRAVANA NEVO Color Enhancer Treatment. Routine shampooing, heat styling and UV exposure are a few of the inevitable factors that can cause your work to lose its luster. Now, clients can breathe new life into less-than-fresh color every time they condition.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 5:37pm