Hollywood loaned out one of its hottest stylists last month, when Matrix Celebrity Stylist George Papanikolas took an evening off from coloring clients like Kim and Khloe Kardashian, Miranda Kerr and Minka Kelly and took the stage for an evening of hair color education. Originally planned as an intimate look and learn for 40, the class sold out in less than 48 hours, prompting organizers to move to a larger venue to accommodate the 300+ hairstylists who begged to attend.
The Wella Studios, a place where hairdressers come to refine their skills and push their limits, recently announced that Diego Raviglione will be joining the Wella Studio Team as their new Artistic Manager.
The 19th edition of Cosmoprof Asia, the region’s leading B2B beauty event, will take place from November 12 through November 14 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Exhibitors across six sectors - cosmetics and toiletries, natural health, beauty salon, hair salon, nail and accessories, pack and OEM - will occupy 81,500 square meters of space.
ICA 2014, held in New York City, was a whirlwind of creativity as some of the beauty industry's top leaders and beauty professionals from across North America came together to learn, teach and be inspired. Go backstage with Beauty Launchpad, and check out some of the most exciting shows, stunning hair looks and fun moments from ICA 2014!
Fears over the potentially damaging effects of the proposed Gainful Employment legislation have spurred the US's leading provider of vocational education programs to set up a free webinar to spread the word and rally support against the plans.The webinar, hosted by Nuts and Bolts Training, takes place on November 12, 11 AM PST and will look at the likely fallout from the changes, intended as a way of ensuring federal funding for higher education is spent on programs that produce professionals capable of making a living in their chosen field.
You never get a second chance to make a first impression, especially on a first date! To help single women across the country during these moments, Wella Professionals, the hair color, care and styling authority, is partnering with the world’s largest online dating company, Match. A woman’s hair completes her overall look for a first date, making the collaboration between these two brands a natural fit.
With the promise to bring “More Sam to More People,” the Sam Villa brand recently introduced SamVillaLive.com – the newest brand outlet for stylists to access LIVE education. This live content teaches stylists how to learn to think, say and do differently to prosper professionally. The first stream is on November 24th at 7:00pm EST.
Award winning London stylist extraordinaire Neil Smith presented the Art of Technique at Eufora's International Leadership Conference on October 20th. Smith, whose work has been featured on magazine covers all over the world, guided guests through an interactive session offering editorial styling tips and anecdotes from his own experience. Neil encouraged stylists to get outside of their comfort zone and "not to be their own obstacle" in the path to success.
This month marks the ten year anniversary of Tricoci University of Beauty Culture's flagship campus. Mario Tricoci founded Tricoci University of Beauty Culture a decade ago with a goal to redefine beauty education. He launched the Chicago Northwest campus on Harlem Avenue in 2004 and then went on to open nine more campuses across Illinois and Indiana.
From staff training to customer service, "It's All About the Client" offers business practice tips for salon owners. Author Lee Watt draws on her experience as a hairstylist and salon owner for advice on everything from salon etiquette to maintaining a successful business. For more information visit Amazon.com.
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