One of fall's hottest hair trends is metallic hues. To help you achieve this look quickly and beautifully, PRAVANA has launched new ChromaSilk Express Tones. Created in collaboration with hair guru Guy Tang to coincide with the new Pure Enlightenment Balayage Kit launch, the Express Tones are gentle and ammonia-free, leaving hair shinier and healthier in under five minutes.
Goldwell's "Make the Cut" initiative is a nationwide search for the most passionate professionals in the haircare industry. Chosen stylists will become part of the Goldwell Global Artist Network, one of the most talented, dedicated, creative and inspirational education teams in the world.
Colorist at Bouffant Beauty Bar in La Mesa, CA, Amelia "Violet" Camp, recently helped her client achieve this rich, vibrant red colormelt. Says Camp, "This is my clients starting canvas [see below]. She came in with a few inspiration pictures, but the one she kept coming back to was Guy Tang’s Dark Pheonix he posted a couple months ago.
After the highly successful launch of its innovative Programs of Passion in 2014, Matrix announced an expanded lineup for 2015. Included on the roster is Matrix Celebrity Stylist George Papanikolas, who will conduct a session entitled “Celebrity to Reality;” iconic haircolor educator Gina Khan, who will lead a class on “Logical Color” and Matrix Artistic Director and Latina hair expert Robert Santana, who will offer a course called “Brunette. Journey to Lightness.”
Each week Beauty Launchpad will be selecting one fabulous 'do to be featured as our hairstyle of the week! Submit your hairstyles on Instagram by tagging your hairstyle photos #lpweeklydo and @beautylaunchpad.
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This week's Hairstyle of the Week goes to @belladonnabymollyromano for this pretty-in-plum transformation!
Goldwell Regional Guest Artist Michelle Vance recently created this retro look to showcase her favorite era, reinventing a classic flapper style into a modern faux bob. Megan, her redhead model, is in a Motown band in Austin, TX, and Michelle loves to create Megan’s vintage-glam hairstyles for the stage. Check out Michelle's tutorial video below to recreate the look!
Eufora Global Team Educator Tamra Segert was recently honored with the opportunity to present two business courses at PBA Beauty Week. Segert, a barber/stylist for 37 years, a Eufora International Educator for ten years, and a salon owner for eight, shared her extensive knowledge with attendees, including her five key elements that define and determine success as a stylist. See Segert's tips below!Define and Determine Your Success Today
Sebastian Professional's What's Next Student program saw hundreds of applications last year from students proclaiming why they deserved to be chosen as part of the Sebastian Student Tribe. Fifteen lucky students were chosen, and led the charge to put their school on the map during the What's Next Awards Competition.
On Sunday, August 23, 2015, Anthony Barnes-Smith, owner of Q Hair and Beauty in Chichester, was surprised by friends, family, and industry elites with a celebration of his 70th birthday AND 55 years in hairdressing. Dubbed "QFest," the fun event was held at Eartham Woods in West Sussex, which had been transformed with a stage, marquees and gazebos as well as a hog roast and barbecue and even an inflatable obstacle course which provided plenty of fun and hilarity for all.
Fall is just around the corner, bringing with it the promise of cooler temps, cozy nights, and changing leaves. Just in time for the transitioning season, hairstylist Nicole Dubravski recently created this gorgeous colormelt for her client. Touches of rich purple alongside pops of burnt orange, vibrant pink, and subtle peeks of blue act as a stunning interpretation of fall leaves against a crisp autumn sky. Below, Nicole shares how she created this beautiful color so you can recreate the look for your clients!