After the highly successful launch of its innovative Programs of Passion in 2014, Matrix announced an expanded lineup for 2015. Included on the roster is Matrix Celebrity Stylist George Papanikolas, who will conduct a session entitled “Celebrity to Reality;” iconic haircolor educator Gina Khan, who will lead a class on “Logical Color” and Matrix Artistic Director and Latina hair expert Robert Santana, who will offer a course called “Brunette. Journey to Lightness.”
American International Industries (A.I.I.), a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of beauty products, has announced the recent acquisition of the Hollywood Fashion Secrets® brand.
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This week's Hairstyle of the Week goes to @belladonnabymollyromano for this pretty-in-plum transformation!
Goldwell Regional Guest Artist Michelle Vance recently created this retro look to showcase her favorite era, reinventing a classic flapper style into a modern faux bob. Megan, her redhead model, is in a Motown band in Austin, TX, and Michelle loves to create Megan’s vintage-glam hairstyles for the stage. Check out Michelle's tutorial video below to recreate the look!
Eufora Global Team Educator Tamra Segert was recently honored with the opportunity to present two business courses at PBA Beauty Week. Segert, a barber/stylist for 37 years, a Eufora International Educator for ten years, and a salon owner for eight, shared her extensive knowledge with attendees, including her five key elements that define and determine success as a stylist. See Segert's tips below!Define and Determine Your Success Today
Sebastian Professional's What's Next Student program saw hundreds of applications last year from students proclaiming why they deserved to be chosen as part of the Sebastian Student Tribe. Fifteen lucky students were chosen, and led the charge to put their school on the map during the What's Next Awards Competition.
On Sunday, August 23, 2015, Anthony Barnes-Smith, owner of Q Hair and Beauty in Chichester, was surprised by friends, family, and industry elites with a celebration of his 70th birthday AND 55 years in hairdressing. Dubbed "QFest," the fun event was held at Eartham Woods in West Sussex, which had been transformed with a stage, marquees and gazebos as well as a hog roast and barbecue and even an inflatable obstacle course which provided plenty of fun and hilarity for all.
Fall is just around the corner, bringing with it the promise of cooler temps, cozy nights, and changing leaves. Just in time for the transitioning season, hairstylist Nicole Dubravski recently created this gorgeous colormelt for her client. Touches of rich purple alongside pops of burnt orange, vibrant pink, and subtle peeks of blue act as a stunning interpretation of fall leaves against a crisp autumn sky. Below, Nicole shares how she created this beautiful color so you can recreate the look for your clients!
With summer nearing its end and fall just on the horizon, clients are starting to request warmer, darker, more season hair colors. Kyle Hawk, a stylist at Headlines The Salon in San Diego, CA, recently helped transform his client from a summery, beachy blonde to this rich, radiant red. The look is perfect for transitioning into cooler, crisper months. Get Kyle's formula below so you can recreate this gorgeous red!Get the Look:
Founder of beauty brand Earthly Body, Kevin Wachs, along with beauty industry veteran/Spirit of Life honoree Steven Goddard recently joined over 50 of Los Angeles' top musicians to perform live for a charity tribute to the Beach Boys.