Awards season, from the Golden Globes to the SAG Awards, is a time for celebrities to show off their most drop-dead gorgeous hair and beauty looks. With the biggest show of all, the Academy Awards, just around the corner, PRAVANA stylist Jamie Muniz has some tips on how to recreate some of the looks seen in this year's Oscar-nominated films. Whether your client is preparing for an awards-themed party, or you have a formal event of your own, these three looks are red carpet-ready.1. Bombshell Roller Curls
The dust of the Chinese Year of the Snake has settled, and the Chinese Year of the Horse is upon us, symbolizing self-confidence, energy, activity and strength. At Meskita, this new year in the zodiac calendar and what it represents serves as inspiration for models’ sleeked-back, high-topped, dip-died and super-long ponytails.
The recent Professional Beauty London trade show was a jam-packed event that included professional classes, unique workshops and beauty business seminars to help stylists and salon owners increase revenue in 2014. Lash extension company NovaLash attended the event and offered services with great success. Some highlights of the event included:
For the Fall/Winter 2014 season at London Fashion Week, Catwalk by TIGI Global Creative Director Nick Irwin worked backstage at six top shows creating unique looks to complement the designers' latest collections. Here, Irwin gives the how-to for recreating each style.
Daniel Radcliffe, the actor of Harry Potter fame, is sporting extensions for an upcoming role and is none too pleased about it, calling them "a f-ing nightmare." Radcliffe was quoted saying, “I don't mind how it looks, but I mind dealing with it. The amount of work it takes, having to dry it, doing anything to it is a f-ing nightmare. I do have a whole new sympathy for women."
The Harlot hair salon in Venice, CA recently announced that it will host the first ever “Harlot Awards” during their “The Harlot Goes Hollywood” party on Saturday, March 1st. To celebrate award season the salon will hand out awards to various special clients while entertaining guests with variety acts, alcoholic beverages and finger food.
Stylist Charlie Le Mindu wowed audiences at Paris Fashion Week with his astonishing new Wig Collection, "Stronger," made from Hairdreams-Hair. The one-of-a-kind show, staged at the exclusive Citroen DS World, showcased innovative, avant-garde hair artistry with stunning, phosphorescent colors.
Recently, the world of hair had its collective eyes set on New York Fashion Week to see how the designers chose to further express their collections’ statement through hair.
New York Fashion Week runways see an endless array of unique, creative and artistic fashion and beauty looks, some of which are easily wearable while others are quite extreme. One of the most talked-about beauty aspects of Fashion Week are the varying styles of brows seen on the catwalks. Celebrity eyebrow expert and founder of The BrowGal product line Tonya Crooks, whose client list includes Megan Fox, Fergie and Leann Rimes, gives her take on what does and doesn't work for everyday looks.
Designer Inspiration: According to the label, "the Just Cavalli Fall/Winter 2014-15 collection focuses on the inestimable value of the Florentine Renaissance's artistic patrimony through the lens of Roberto Cavalli’s contemporary creative vision. Each gown evokes the passion the designer feels for his hometown, which becomes the star of the artistic prints, created to evoke and inspire.