On July 24th, over 100 guests enjoyed appetizers from Gravina Malibu and fine wines from Morandell Imports and celebrated the grand re-opening of YUKA STYLE BH. The evening featured a hair and fashion show with 12 international models and a live hair show. Guests included actresses Bai Ling, Judy Tenuta, Patrick Darbo, actor Blaine Gray and Judith Mancini.
Affinage recently shared its latest collection, the Miami Heat Collection, from Affinage Global Ambassador Tracey Devine. “I love the summer vibe and all the sounds, tastes and scents that come with it, and that was the concept we wanted to recreate in this collection,” says Devine, who adds that this was a back-to-basics shoot because it pulled together many natural elements. The vibe: cool, edgy and editorial. “The whole collection works with the natural texture of the hair and projects the beauty of long, lazy, sunny days.”
Hairstylist Lizzie Liros created 5 stunning bridal looks in her recent collection, Runway Bride. Romantic, sexy and classic all at once, each look offers inspiration for any bride. Below, Liros shares step-by-step tutorials to help you recreate each style for bride-to-be clients!Look 1:
One of the many wonderful benefits of makeup is its ability to help boost a clients’ self-esteem. Sometimes clients have scars caused by injury, surgery or acne and are looking for clever ways to hide them. Below, Gabriela Santana-Blackburn, Executive Director of Esthetics and Teacher Training at Tricoci University of Beauty Culture shares two tips for concealing scars.
Sharon Blain's Collection "Vintage Reinvented" pays homage to classic vintage styles over the past 10 decades. In the collection Sharon re-imagines iconic styles from the the French Roll to the Beehive. These polished hairstyles embody a fresh and distinctive take on vintage hairdressing. Flip through below to see all 6 gorgeous styles!
Paola Berrios, owner of Bellezza Spa of Centreville, VA, is joining the “Look Good Feel Better” campaign held at Life with Cancer, a hands-on workshop conducted by professional cosmetologists to help women manage the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Berrios will teach Look Good, Feel Better workshops on Aug. 12 and Oct. 14 in 2014; and Jan. 19, Feb. 16, Mar. 16, Apr. 20, June 15, Aug. 17, Oct. 19 and Dec. 14 in 2015 at Life with Cancer offices at 8411 Pennell Street in Fairfax, VA.
Macadamia’s former Chief Financial Officer, Ron Hock announced his retirement earlier this month. Hock joined Macadamia in 2012 as the CFO with over 35 years of distribution background within Fortune 500 companies as well as entrepreneurial businesses and was a significant contributor in the development and reorganization of Macadamia Professional. As Macadamia bids Ron adieu they are pleased to announce that Saurabh Nayyar has been appointed as a new Chief Financial Officer.
Rebecca Taylor has a knack for designing clothes that appeal to every type of girl, and her Fall/Winter 2014 collection was no exception. The talented designer filled her collection with wearable pieces like boxy wool coats, flirty dresses and slouchy pants that would be go‐to pieces for seasons to come.
SIR New York designer Auston Bjorkman sent us on a trip to deep space with his extraterrestrial‐inspired Fall/Winter 2014 collection. With its black lights and neon decorations, the room at Number 8 club in NYC set the stage for Auston's streetwear designs, which incorporated fluorescent details.
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and Michael Shaun Corby have developed a 3-part web series to introduce NAHA to emerging stylists and first-time entrants. Those interested can participate in a single session or attend all three to get an insider’s perspective on how to successfully enter NAHA. Webinar topics include the benefit of entering NAHA, what NAHA judges look for when evaluating entries, and how to create a successful NAHA photo shoot.