PRAVANA is accepting submissions through August for their Show Us Your VIVIDS Contest, where hairstylists can enter their brightest head-turning ChromaSilk VIVIDS color creations for a chance to win an editorial-style photoshoot in Los Angeles and have their work featured as an editorial spread in a national magazine!In addition, the brand is now offering a Show Us Your VIVIDS Webinar featuring TWO FREE VIVIDS techniques, on Monday, July 14.
SplashLights, one of the latest and hottest trends in hair color techniques coming out of the heart of New York City, is now available at Pittsburgh's Philip Pelusi Hair Salons. The customized color designs by the Philip Pelusi Design Team are all-the-rage, gaining popularity quickly and adding a big, fun splash to hair styles this summer.
At the recent premiere of Wish I Was Here, celebrity hairstylist gave star Ashley Greene a straight, sexy look using Leonor Greyl products.Says Collins, “Ashley’s wearing a gorgeous knee-length, white dress tonight. For her hairstyles, we always talk about the look we want to go for. We’ll look at the dress and think of what the dress needs, what the dress wants, and what we can get away with. We decided to go for a straight, sleek look tonight, which looks amazing with the dress."Get the Look:
Brad Johns recently announced the launch of his Color Studio at Samuel Shriqui Salon in New York City where he will continue to advance the latest trends in hair color seen around the world. Dubbed the "Golden Boy," Brad is known as the founding father of “chunking,” a blonde-on-blonde technique which results in "child on the beach" hair - or beautiful, natural-looking blonde. Today, Brad’s look is constantly evolving, creating new methods and working with new trends.
Paula Kent Meehan, co-founder of Redken, passed away peacefully in her Beverly Hills home at the age of 82. Ms. Meehan established the “Scientific Approach to Beauty” based on her dedication to developing products that respect the natural pH of the hair and skin. She also pioneered the concept of teaching chemistry to hairdressers, enabling them to better serve their clients.
The 4th of July is right around the corner, and there's no better time to show a little USA pride. Get inspired with our list of patriotic products, and give your clients (or yourself!) a red, white and blue manicure to show off while swimming, flipping burgers, or watching fireworks under the stars!
Click through to see our list of must-have 4th of July nail products! [pagebreak]1. Patriotic Polish Collection from Duri
The Wella Studio LA recently hosted Almost Famous, an intimate evening with industry icon Robert Lobetta. Lobetta, whose lectures focus on personal stories and creative inspiration, led the audience on a visual journey through his career, sharing indispensable knowledge from his own experiences.Flip through to see more images from the event! [pagebreak]
Antoinette Beenders, Aveda Global Creative Director, presents "Clown Couture," a new personal collection blending both couture and circus aesthetics and inspired by hard-working, creative, circus troupes – the original nomads.“My life is like a circus!” says Beenders. “I was heavily influenced by the circus and high fashion for my evening performance at NOMAD: Aveda Congress 2013 and I wanted to take that concept to the next level and turn it into a personal collection that is very close to my heart.”
"Moonlighting: A Color Class with Daniel Moon," will help beauty professionals learn how to lift color, create custom colors and discover more about color placement techniques. Guests will also receive a special gift of Daniel's own hair product line, Moonshine.Cost: $300 per personSpaces Available: 10Date: June 30, 2014Location: James Kendall Salon - 9635 Brighton Way, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
While many of us adore summertime, heat and makeup don’t always work so well together. Thankfully there are tricks you can use to prevent makeup from melting in the sunshine. Follow this practical advice from two expert educators at Tricoci University of Beauty Culture: the Executive Director of Esthetics, Gabriela Santana-Blackburn and Master Educator, Carla Jelens. Step 1: Use an oil-free moisturizer and SPF 30