Stylist Geena Mericle at Xiphium Salon was inspired by singer/songwriter Lorde's signature curly mane when creating a recent new look.Mericle worked with her model's natural texture, defining and separating her gorgeous curls with Aveda's Be Curly Style Prep and Curl Controller. Once the curls had set, Mericle lightly back-combed the hair using her fingers, adding volume and working in the products for enhanced shine. She then finished the look with Aveda's Air Control hairspray.
Mohawks, in the form of braids, volume and even the original - shaved sides with a long straight strip down the center - are experiencing a recent resurgence in popularity. Stylist Robert Wilson used a Sam Villa Signature Series Sleekr flat iron to give Felicia Lester on the CW’s The Originals a Mohawk with a sleek strip.
Anyone who straightens their hair knows it takes both time and skill, and they wish they had more of both. Sam Villa, founding partner of the Sam Villa brand and education artistic director for Redken 5th Avenue advises to instruct guests to “slow down to speed up,” meaning slow down the pass with the flat iron so heat and compression can straighten hair faster. See more of Villa's tips below for achieving pin-straight hair in minutes:Fastest Way to Straighten Hair
At a recent appearance on the Ellen Degeneres Show, actress Jennifer Love Hewitt revealed a dramatic new hair transformation. The new mom traded in her dark brunette locks for golden-blonde strands with contrasting caramel lowlights for a fun, fresh look.The star has been known to rock every shade from dark red to warm, highlighted chestnut and nearly every shade of brunette, but this is her first time rocking the blonde look in years. With grown out fringe and longer tresses, the look is fun and flirty![Image: Jon Kopaloff via Getty Images]
SHE by SO.CAP.USA Hair Extensions has extended the deadline for their extensionists’ talent contest to April 30th, 2014.
For the past few years I have been showing my support to women with cancer by donating my hair to various charities that provide wigs to those in need.
Old stuffy classrooms are a thing of the past. Uberliss recently offered an interactive online training session for select stylists. The class was presented through Google Hangouts using Google Glass. Attendees were able to view a live presentation of the Uberliss Smoothing System from the comfort of their own homes. The Uberliss Glass Class took place on Monday, February 24, at Glam Studio by Ben in Chicago, IL.
Stylist Rebecca Taylor partnered with florist Chloe Winchester, owner of Supposey in Pensacola, Florida, to create the spring hair collection, Bloom. Shedding the cold and drab of winter, the collection is inspired by warm spring weather. The hair pieces were created using an imaginative combination of synthetic hair, chicken wire, spray paint and spray adhesive. In the spirit of the collection's theme, the gowns were made of elements of live flowers.
Visions Salon and Spa, the Saskatoon, Canada based headquarter salon for Surface Hair Care, recently debuted a new photo shoot entitled “Classic Glamour." “Every photo shoot we do begins with a vision” said Visions Salons and Spa Manager, Jackie Yochim. “An artful interpretation of today’s hottest trends, expressed with beautiful, fresh, modern hairstyles, accented by interesting and on-point fashion styling.”
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