Runway Report

Fall 2012's Best Makeup Trends
In Beauty Launchpad's September 2012 makeup trends story, "Fall's Best Makeup Trends," (link here to page 116) you could go goth with a blackened berry mouth or sooty eyes, or full-on fun with multichormatic lids. But what about those beauty constants that always top our list of looks we want now? They're here, with Makeup Trend #4 Seamless Skin and #5 Rosy Cheeks proving that these types of subtle staples are here to stay.
Friday, August 31, 2012 - 11:42am
I.C.O.N. kicked off its L.A. two day educational seminar at the Warner Center Marriott in Woodland Hills, CA on June 3, 2012. I.C.O.N. educators share the company's passion, message and artistry with classes that focus on experiencing stained glass, hair-yuvedic India, Eco-Tech Color and hands on haircutting workshops. Stylists have the opportunity to work side-by-side with the I.C.O.N. founders and the core artistic team, including founder Jorge Rabin as he presents a business seminar that teaches the difference between a client and a fan. I.C.O.N.
Monday, June 4, 2012 - 3:12pm
Backstage Beauty: Napoleon Perdis at Fashion Week Australia
Australian makeup maestro Napoleon Perdis creates head turning makeup looks to accompany fashion from Sydney's most in-demand designers at Fashion Week Australia. Napoleon and his team rock the runway with makeup looks to compliment Bowie, Ellery and Magdalena Veleska collections. Click to see Bowie »
Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 5:05pm
WATCH: Backstage Beauty: BCBG Max Azria
Makeup artist Charlotte Willer and stylist Neil Moodie evoke just-jogged, freshly-showered, evening-ready Eves in BCBG Max Azria gowns for Spring/Summer 2012.
Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 11:40am
Hair Styles Fashion | Versace Spring/Summer 2012 | Backstage Beauty
Observers celebrate the "unashamed Versace-ness" of the Spring/Summer 2012 collection -- beaded, studded and splashed with color from archival prints with an underwater motif. More from this season: Louis Vuitton • Alexander Wang • Viktor & Rolf • BCBG Max Azria
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 4:09pm
Watch: Hair Styles Trends: Aveda at Christian Siriano S/S 2013
Watch Aveda Global Creative Director Antoinette Beenders and designer Christian Siriano talk about his Spring/Summer 2013 NYFW collection, as featured on the April cover of Launchpad!
Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 9:45am
Model at LA Fashion Weekend
Saturday March 17, 2012 at Sunset Gower Studios LA Fashion Weekend featured shows from Laha The Glamorous Girl, Sahari House of Fashion, Ashlee Brooks and Skineez Skincarewear. Hair styled with LiQWD Professional Hair Care Products was a simple and sexy blowout. Stylist Troy Zestos, owner of The Chroma Studio in West Hollywood, gave Launchpad a behind-the-scenes look at the action.
Monday, March 19, 2012 - 12:41pm
Backstage Beauty: Rag + Bone Fall 2012
Redken Creative Consultant Guido kicked off the Fall/Winter 2012 season in New York on Friday with a texturized, downtown hairstyle to match the India-meets-England theme that inspired Rag + Bone designers Marcus Wainwright & David Neville. The hair reflected that disheveled look that sometimes comes with traveling, complementing the myriad layers, fabrics, and prints that made up the collection. 
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 4:42pm
Jenny Packham's Spring 2012 Blowouts
At Jenny Packham smooth, beautiful blowouts were created with Solano. Get the look with the below step-by-step process by Leonardo Manetti.1) Start out by separating hair into sections and blow drying with the Solano 3700 Moda Dryer ($220) which uses tourmaline, ionic, and far-infrared technology to increase shine and overall hair health. Manetti recommended, “As you blow dry each section marry pieces together for a sleek and smooth look.” 
Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 4:55pm