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American Crew All Star Challenge in Portugal: Finalist Photos!
American Crew puts men’s cuts and style center stage in Lisbon, Portugal, for the 2013-2014 All-Star Challenge, the annual global competition to recognize the best men’s hair stylists in the world. The Challenge focuses on the art of hairdressing – creativity, technique and one’s interpretation of masculinity in the modern world. The competition finals and crowning of the 2013-2014 Global Champion will take place at the MEO Arena in Lisbon, on April 28th.

Create Salon Head Candy's Sweet Licorice and Cotton Candy Inspired Hairstyle
Salon Head Candy's new spring collection is inspired by sweet treats including Nerds, chocolate bars and butterscotch. The vibrant red and plum creation seen on model Emily weaves in various colors inspired by licorice and cotton candy.  

The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation (BCL) is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Beauty Changes Lives| CND | Tippi Hedren Nail Scholarship .Professional nail care company CND generously funded the scholarship in honor of acclaimed actress and humanitarian Tippi Hedren. The scholarship pays tribute to Hedren’s leadership helping thousands of women find rewarding careers in the professional nail industry.Beauty Launchpad congratulates the following winners:

Giuliana & Bill Rancic to Host the 2014 North American Hairstyling Awards
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA), producers of the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA), is proud to announce the return of Giuliana Rancic as host of the 2014 Awards Ceremony. Joined by husband Bill Rancic, this dynamic duo is sure to bring charm, energy and excitement to the 25th Anniversary celebration. 

Spring 2015 Bridal Fashion Week: Chic Chignons by L'Oréal Professionnel
Hair stylist Yann Varin created the intricate chignons backstage at Oscar de la Renta using L'Oréal Professionnel products. The overall effect was both elegant and chic.Get the Look:1. Divide hair into 3 sections, one on each side and a thicker one in the middle.2. Take the middle section and pull into a very low ponytail, then secure.  3. Wrap the side sections around the ponytail to create a weaving effect.

Klorane's Boho Braids at Coachella
Coachella music festival Weekend One was not only the place to check out great music, but also a desert oasis for spotting the latest trends in beauty. One of the most popular looks seen at the festival was braids and Klorane was on the scene to help festival-goers get this hot style!

Sublime Sunday : Michael’s Salon and Spa Easter Shoot
In celebration of all things adorable and trending with children’s hair, the designers at Michael’s Salon and Spa created these swoon worthy looks. Click through to see more from the Easter-themed shoot! Click through to see more from the Easter-themed shoot! Photography: Michael Schuh; Model: Vincenzo and Sophia; Designer: Rachel “Mackenzie” Kyle and Brittany Havens [pagebreak]

Behind the Scenes Toronto’s World Mastercard Fashion Week with Jorge Joao
Chief stylist Jorge Joao knew from a young age he had a knack for doing hair. He started cutting his friends' hair in his parents' garage, and now he does the models for Toronto World Mastercard Fashion Week.

 How to Deal with 5 Common Hair Issues
Cutler/Redken Stylist Jenny Balding shares tips for helping clients overcome five common hair issues:#1: Lack of VolumeLack of volume could be caused by a variety of reasons but most common is using the wrong shampoo/ conditioner for your hair type, followed by using conditioner all over instead of just the mid-length to ends.  It’s an easy problem to fix and makes a huge difference.#2: Damage Control

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