Ashley Conway, an Aveda colorist at Doug's 2 Salon Spa in Montgomery, Alabama recently created this gorgeous, rich, raspberry hair color for her client. Conway, who specializes in balayage and corrective color, said, "[The] client came in [with] faded, level 6, color-treated hair. She wanted an all-over purple look, [that was] still sophisticated. I chose two Aveda full-spectrum permanent hair color formulas to achieve this look."Formula ONE (base and most of her hair): 40 grams 5 N20 grams INTENSE BASE4 grams VR pure tone
KMS California Artistic Director Sonna Brado created this unique up-do hairstyle that's perfect for all of your client's holiday parties this season. Simultaneously fun and sophisticated, the look involves crimping to build interesting texture and volume. Brado shares the steps to recreate the look below:Get the Look:
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.
Eufora educator Megan Gill recently created this fun, edgy, leopard-inspired look for her client. Relying on fun color patterns and unique placement techniques, Gill created a look that was both bold and stunning. Below, she shares the steps she took to create the style:Get the Look:1. Clipper or scissor-over-comb to a 1/2-inch or #4 guard. If the hair is cut too short, the design won't pop as much. If it's too long, it will be difficult to control the hair or have it lay in the right place when finished.
Celebrity hairstylist Gregory Russell recently worked with Nicole Richie for the 2014 Baby2Baby Gala Presented by Tiffany & Co. on Saturday, November 8th in Culver City, CA. Said Russell, "[Nicole's] outfit for the gala inspired me to create a sleek chic, deeply parted low bun." Below, he shares the steps he took to create the look:Get the Look:1. Says Russell, "I started on Nicole's damp hair spraying Leonor Greyl Tonique Hydratant throughout to protect her hair health and color before the stress of a blowout.
Celebrity hairstylist Cervando Maldonado recently worked with Felicity Jones for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 2014 Governors Awards on Saturday, November 8th in Hollywood, CA. Said Maldonado, “The inspiration for the look was Classic Hollywood glam with a punk twist," leading to a gorgeous, side-swept style. Below, Maldonado shares the steps to recreate the look for your own guests.Get the Look:
Follow these steps to create the Natasha Pearson UK wave braid seen at the Unite Global Session 2014:1. Prep the hair with a light spray of Unite 7 Seconds Conditioner and then apply from root to tip Unite Session Whip.2. Using the Unite Boar Bristle Paddle Brush dry the hair, on a medium heat, paying particular attention to the hairline.3. Build the style by braiding a small centre section from front to back.
Looking for a new take on the regular top knot, Lea Journo, celebrity hairstylist and owner of Lea Journo Salon in Beverly Hills, created this unique, surprisingly simple Medusa Bun. Wet hair provides the perfect starting point for this look, making it perfect for on-the-go guests. Journo took several pieces of hair to recreate a coiled, snake-like bun in just 10 minutes. Below, she shares tips for recreating the Medusa Bun:
Celebrity hairstylist Giannandrea recently worked with Jessica Alba for the 2014 Baby2Baby Gala presented by Tiffany & Co. on Saturday, November 8th in Culver City, CA. Giannandrea revealed that the inspiration behind Alba's soft, flowing locks was based on "regal, modern elegance." See the steps below to recreate the look for your client!Get the Look:1. Says Giannandrea, "I began with wet hair and applied the Macadamia Professional Foaming Volumizer to the whole head from roots to ends.