A specialist in long hair, Nicole Martin of Nicole Martin Hair in Aliso Viejo, CA is known for her hair extension work as well as her love of bridal hairstyles. In her new series, "Bliss," Nicole reveals two dramatic makeovers that showcase both gorgeous everyday wear and elegant bridal looks.
Click through to see both makeovers in the series! [pagebreak]
Recently, De Berardinis Salon of New York City created an array of smoldering hairstyles inspired by the new film, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." The collection features rich, dynamic colors, unique cuts and intricate styles that evoke the drama and fantasy of the film. Touches of shimmering gold and daring, standout makeup bring an adventurous feel to the collection that is simultaneously powerful and alluring.Click through to see more images from this dazzling collection. [pagebreak]
This month, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, we're highlighting products and collaborations that help support the cause.
"I'm always inspired by nature," says Eufora Artist Dierctor Dee Fortier. "It's there in front of us every single moment of the day. The sky, the trees, streets, shadows from the sun.... Whenever I need immediate inspiration, I stop where I am and look around. When I'm present in the moment, something will always appear in a different way." In this collection, Fortier was inpsired by the ocean and the wonderful creatures that inhabit it.
Fresh off his 2013 NAHA Hairstylist of the Year win, Aveda Artistic Director for Hair Styling Allen Ruiz took the Nomad: Aveda Congress 2013 stage by storm with a three-segment show that featured an array of hairstyles inspired by his winning NAHA collection, as well as futuristic, modern looks. Among these were fashionable bobs painted with Aveda Makeup pigments for a "haircut inside a haircut" effect.
The holiday season brings falling leaves, cooler weather, festive spirit... and the biggest change of all, a haircolor paradigm shift! We know you're excited to embrace the season's new shades, so we're sharing with you—as a supplement to our Color Me Mine feature—some extra formulas, step-by-steps and photos to help you complete your clients' color transformations.
Read on to get inspired!
Long hair has always been popular, and this season the look is experiencing a strong resurgence. Jaime Queenin and Rita Carda, two highly talented stylists at Olivia Taylor Salon in Anaheim Hills, CA, recently created three makeovers that showcase long, beautiful locks.Makeover 1: Jessica
Don't let Halloween sneak up on you! Pravana's guide to creating a glamourous 1920s look, inspired by The Great Gatsby, is quick, easy and will have you Halloween-ready in no time! What You'll Need:Super Shape Hair SprayHair PinsClear Hair ElasticsWand Curling IronComb and BrushNEVO Hydra PearlsDETAIL Shine & Define Polish
Aveda Artistic Director for Textured Hair, Tippi Shorter, found inspiration from her own nomadic lifestyle in order to create the travel-weathered, windblown textures at her presentation, Nomad: Aveda Congress 2013. The looks ranged from wash-and-go hair to sets to blow dry finishes. As one of the most sought-after textured hair experts in the beauty and entertainment industries, Shorter and her all-star team of stylists used the show to highlight how to transform curly, wavy and cooly hair into a series of perfectly-crafted textures.
Halloween is just around the corner, but it's never too late to put together the perfect costume! You can stop racking your brain for last-minute ideas, because Pravana has you covered with their guide to creating the perfect, must-have, movie-inspired Halloween looks, including The Hunger Games' Katniss Everdeen. Click through to get the how-to with Pravana's simple step-by-step guide! What You’ll Need:Wand Curling IronCombSuper Shape Hair SprayClear Hair Elastics