Stylist Robin Dorton recently helped a client go from faded, grown-out color to a gorgeous, rich magenta. Below, she shares the steps she took to create the look!1. Pre-lightened mid-shafts through ends with Blondor and 20 volume two times for 30 minutes each time, then at the roots for 20 minutes.
Whether your client is headed to the beach or simply a backyard BBQ this Labor Day, the weekend calls for one last summer hairstyle before the seasons change. Help your client achieve the perfect, statement-making style with tips from Pureology Artistic Ambassador Natasha Sunshine, who shares how to create this simple, but stunning, Summer Knot.Get the Look
Hairstylist Shonda Broadus recently created two bold, bright and beautiful looks for her clients using PRAVANA colors. Below, she shares the tips you need to recreate each stunning style!Multicolored Magic To create this fun look, Broadus says, "I lifted her level 6 to a level 10 and used PRAVANA NEON Pink mixed with VIVIDS Magenta. I also used PRAVANA Yellow and Blue to make this particular color of green, and finished the top with the NEON Yellow."
As summer comes to an end, chances are clients are going to be looking for ways to change up their look. Celebrity stylist and founder of the award-winning Nelson j Salon in Beverly Hills, Nelson Chan has three, bold new styles to amp up the sleepy last days of summer: "Amped Acid" - vivid colors far removed from earth-tones, made wearable; "Bronde" - a fusion of deep brunette sophistication with the glam of blonde; and "Sundowner" - Chan's newest, softest take on blonde-to-dark ombre effects.
According to celebrity hairstylist David Babaii, "Women everywhere love the treat of getting a 'blo out,' especially when [she] walks out of one of our Blo Blow Dry Bar locations looking fabulous, hair bouncing with every step. So how do you make that feeling and look last?" Babaii offers these 10 tips for a long-lasting blowout - pass them on to your clients!
“Slip Knot braids look complex, but this Mohawk look is really simple once you get the rhythm down. You’ve heard me say it before…braiding is all about rhythm, if you lose the rhythm you lose the braid. Stay in control of your sections and the braid will come together pretty easily for you,” says Sam Villa, Founding Partner of Sam Villa and Redken Education Artistic Director,Before Villa braids, he texturizes the entire head using a Sam Villa Signature Series Textur Iron to add texture and volume to the hair to prevent the braid from slipping out.
Celebrity hairstylist Davy Newkirk worked with Jessica Alba for the premiere of Sin City: A Dame to Kill For on Tuesday, August 19th, creating fun, rockstar waves to give the star a glamorous yet cool vibe. Says Newkirk, "Jessica's gorgeous, form-fitting, electric blue Zac Posen dress had a classic silhouette, so I thought that glamorous rocker hair would be a great contrast."Get the Look:1. "I began by prepping her wet hair with Honest Conditioning Mist.
Just in time for fall, dark, brunette locks are back - the shinier the better. Get inspired with our list of the 13 most iconic brunettes of all time - from Elizabeth Taylor's glamorous coif, to Angelina Jolie's sexy length, to Zooey Deschanel's trademark fringe, these leading ladies prove that blondes aren't the only ones having fun!1. Elizabeth Taylor
BeautyCon, global summit for top digital fashion and beauty influencers, and their ever-growing number of fans—returned to Los Angeles on August 16 for its third-annual summit.
With the blowout trend still going strong, what’s the secret to a perfect blow-dry? Jill Marcordes, Executive Director of Cosmetology & Nail Technology at Tricoci University of Beauty Culture (www.tricociuniversity.com), shares her top tips: