Hairstyles How To: The Secret to Red Carpet-Worthy Curls
Recently, Madonna was seen sporting tight, wavy curls at the premiere of her film, "Filth and Wisdom" in New York. Since then, other celebrities like Lindsay Lohan and Carmen Electra have been spotted wearing similar looks. Sam Villa, founding partner of the Sam Villa brand and education artistic director for Redken 5th Avenue gives his tips for achieving this new, trending hairstyle.

Hair News: Eufora Announces New Senior Business Development Manager
Eufora International recently announced Jack Leahy as the company's new Senior Business Development Manager. In this new role, Leahy will lead the launch of Eufora at Premier Beauty Supply and Twin State Salon Supply, as well as assist in the training and development of new Business Development Managers.

Portfolio: Hair Styling How-To Doves Metamorphosis
Sonya and Christopher Dove guide their team to greatness in this exclusive collection.

A rose is a rose is a rose—even those of the inspirational variety. For the new collection from Y Salon at Newcastle Upon Tyne in the U.K., Angela Lowery took inspiration from roses—the shapes they take from bud to full bloom as well as their simplicity and purity, which can evoke everything from sensuality to romanticism. Other influences included Viktor & Rolf’s crisp take on the white shirt and the voluminous hairstyles of stars like Sophia Loren and Brigitte Bardot. The result: a glamorous collection with a modern feel.

Interview: Celebrity Stylist Melissa Schleicher on Inspirations, Mentorship and
Born and raised in Nashville, TN, Melissa Schleicher has become well known as one of Nashville's leading hair and makeup artists for over 20 years. Her warm and friendly personality, combined with her incredible talent and style make Schleicher one of the favorite go-to hair and makeup artist for many renowned music artists and celebrities, including Carrie Underwood, Alan Jackson, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts and Lisa Marie Presley, among others.

Hair News: Professional Beauty Association Announces Regional Forums for 2014
In an effort to continually provide education, outstanding practices, peer networking and business support for beauty professionals and salon and spa leaders, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is hosting four, one-day Regional Forums, formerly known as the Regional Salon Summits, across the U.S. The first event takes place in March in Alexandria, VA.   

Portfolio: Underground District Collection by Scruples
The Underground District Collection is all about merging alternative with mainstream. When bold colors and wearable cuts are combined with playful grunge, these looks take on a slightly different angle all together. From a textured red head and copper to a "less is more" approach, every individual owns their style. Click through to see more images from the Underground District Collection. [pagebreak]

Portfolio: Chinese Jade by Allan Ngo
Vivid, melting colors come together in the Chinese Jade collection by stylist Allan Ngo. The bright, bold looks were inspired by the juxtaposition of strong, clean lines and beautifully blended, deconstructed color. Sharp cuts help to pull the colorful looks together for an overall effect that is stunningly gorgeous.Click through to see more images from the Chinese Jade collection! [pagebreak] [pagebreak] [pagebreak] [pagebreak]

Portfolio: Rock-mantic
In this collection by stylist Allan Ngo, opposites attract. Allan combines the dark and the light for a collection that draws from both life's bad and good moments. The portfolio also reflects upon the old and the new. Allan even finds inspiration from old furniture for the styles. Like a fine wine, this collection brings together subtle and unique hints from diverse influences. Flip through to see more styles from the collection! [pagebreak] [pagebreak] [Images courtesy of Allan Ngo]

Portfolio: The Whisper Collection by Scruples
The Whisper Collection is all about getting lost in beautiful, translucent color. Wearable haircuts magnified with soft, sexy texture perfectly enhance the layered color placement. From the calico gold, which lightens the natural texture of a shaggy bob, to a burnished auburn overlaid with warm, sultry reds and browns flowing through voluptuous shoulder length layers, to a mesmerizing mirrored ombre with a loose braided set, The Whisper Collection highlights beauty at its finest.

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