Contrast pervades the Athena Collection, the latest collection by Alan Keville for Hair. Strong, sharp shapes are juxtaposed with muted, feminine tones. Keville drew his inspiration from "female warriors of Greek mythology, integrated with influences [from] the Joan of Arc era." Metallic fashion details perfectly capture the idea of medieval times while interesting hair shapes and textures allude to the notion of the powerful, warrior woman. Described by Keville as "an armored beauty," the Athena Collection is a stunning display of contrast.
Kate Hudson's colorist PRAVANA Guest Artist Danny Moon of Andy LeCompte Salon in Los Angeles shares how to create her subtly pink shade.Formula 1: ChromaSilk 900 with 30 VolumeFormula 2: Pure Light Power Lightener with choice of developerFormula 3: Equal parts VIVIDS Pink and PASTELS Pretty in Pink1. Apply Formula 1 to the new growth2. Apply Formula 2 from the new growth through the ends, creating a heavy concentration of level 10 highlights throughout
Shonda Broadus, colorist at Color Me RAD Salon in Beaufort, SC, recently created this gorgeous, autumnal hair color for her client. Seamlessly blended highlights add dimension and interest to the beautiful look, creating a color that is both rich and vibrant - just like the season! Below, Broadus shares the steps she took to create the look:Get the Look:
For the debut of the Spring 2015 collections around the world, L’Oréal Professionnel was once again backstage creating trend-setting hairstyles seen on the runways of New York, London and Paris. Three different hairstyles stood out for the upcoming season, including a new, woven twist on classic braids, perfectly imperfect bed-head, and fresh, clean, natural beauty.Click through to see each Spring 2015 trend! [pagebreak]Woven Wear
“Even if you have products and tricks that make naturally curly hair look great, stylists and guests alike seem to always be on the quest for something new and better,” says Ruth Roche, Artistic Ambassador for Pureology Serious Colour Care. Roche helped launch Puerology Curl Complete, which delivers natural-feeling, frizz-free definition, to the consumer press this month and addressed commonly asked questions.When do I apply products?
The ColorBar at dpHUE salon, the first to offer cliental hair coloring services similar to the dry bar concept, pop-ups across the nation just opened on November 3rd in Los Angeles.
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.