Recently, Matrix Vice President and General Manager Paul Schiraldi announced the appointment of Laurie Lam to the position of Vice President of Marketing for the company. Lam is rejoining L’Oréal USA after a successful stint abroad, where she oversaw the L’Oréal Professionnel brand for the Asia-Pacific region, based in Paris, France. She will report directly to Schiraldi and will be responsible for the growth and development of the largest brand within the L’Oréal Professional Products Division.
At Chromat's Fall/Winter 2014 presentation at New York Fashion Week, Lead Hairstylist T. Cooper of Metro Link, sponsored by Rusk, created classic, retro looks to complement the brand's strong, architectural designs. Cooper and Chromat designer Becca McCharen were both inspired by 1920's finger-waves, but desired a non-literal translation of the style. The result was a look dubbed the "Robotic Finger Wave," due to the strong, futuristic overtones of the collection as a whole.Get the Look:
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A throwback to the 1920s, the beauty at Alon Livne pairs sleek, low chignons, barely-there makeup and standout dark (or dazzling—take your pick!) nails together for an update on deco gorgeous.
To complement the "athletic, sporty girl" vibe of Cynthia Rowley's Fall/Winter 2014 collection at New York Fashion Week, lead hair stylist Brian Buenaventura for Cutler/Redken Salon wanted to create "a look that was fun, fresh and completely wearable… down but incredibly dry with texture, almost a new Brigitte Bardot." The result: big, gorgeous, textured hair with tons of volume and glamour.
Sophisticated with a dash of rebellion sums up the Noon by Noor girl as well as the beauty look that strutted its way down the catwalk. MAC makeup artist Neil Young paints a classically beautiful makeup look—illuminated, flawless-looking skin accented by a bold pout— but adds a twist (more on that later).
Teaming up with Sass & Bide for their Fall/Winter 2014 show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York, evo and Renya Xydis were all about creating dramatic, contrasting hair. “My girls Heidi and Sarah-Jane delivered a spirited collection that inspired an asymmetrical hair style,” Xydis says from New York. “It’s a mix of short with long and sleek shine against matte softness.”The Novateur collection saw a combination of cocoon shapes, long lines, sharp modern volumes to create structure, embroidery, graphic checks and stripes.
Hair is a powerful thing - not only does it affect your outward appearance, but it can also completely alter your mood and make you feel beautiful inside and out. Women know the power of great hair, but did you know that eight in ten men judge a person by her hair alone?
The fashion at Clover Canyon's Fall/Winter 2014 presentation at New York Fashion Week was inspired by "Irish lassies and everything beautiful about that country - the greenery, the castles," according to lead hair stylist Linh Nguyen for Cutler/Redken Salon. To reflect this, Nguyen created "a beautiful, soft, tucked-under braid that is often reflected in the style of the Celtic countryside girl."Get the Look:1. To start, spray Redken Powder Grip 03 throughout the hair to mattify and add texture and grip.
Valentine's Day is just around the corner and whether they're going out to a candlelit dinner, or having a romantic night in, chances are your clients will be looking for the perfect hairstyle for the occasion. Get inspired with these 9 gorgeous up-do's created by real stylists, and make sure your client looks and feels her absolute best!
[Hair by Robyn Tornabeni]
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