Amanda Locastro at Di Rosa Haircare was able to take her guest from vibrant red to a beautiful spring honey Ombré in one day without compromising the integrity of the hair. Locastro's go-to color was Goldwell.
Today it’s easier than ever to lift, deposit and control warmth, thanks to the next generation of lightening technology from Joico. The new Joico Vero K-PAK Color Ultra High-Lift Series lifts three to four levels, provides unsurpassed tonal deposit and controls warmth like never before. Now it’s possible to lighten in one easy step and produce the cool, fashionable blonde tones that lightening clients demand.
Stylist Sándor Szél's latest collection, "Form and Function," relies heavily on simplicity and shapes with a dose of serendipity. Says Szél, "I had absolutely no basic concept, and all three hair styles were formulated during the rehearsals."I believe that the perfect composition can only be created when even I don't know what I am doing. Each step follows another, and then, all of a sudden, the end product is ready - without me, but through me."Click through to see more images from the collection. [pagebreak]
Sweis Professional Salon & Spa Products and DS Laboratories recently offered a series of educational seminars to salon professionals throughout Southern California. DS Laboratories Brand Manager, Donna Diem gave a compelling presentation, covering why hair loss is such a prevalent issue among men and women while sharing how DS Laboratories provides technologically advanced solutions with products incorporating innovative topical biotechnology.
Actor Dylan Neal, known for his current role staring on the CW's Arrow, and also in the process of filming 2015's Fifty Shades of Grey movie as Bob Adams, has recently switched to Eufora HERO for Men with fantastic results.
Most women have a ton of brushes, many times thrown in a bin and out of sight, because they don't really understand how to use them or what results they yield. Watch Ruth Roche, Artistic Ambassador for Pureology Serious Colour Care, describe the different kinds of brushes and their uses so that you can give your clients helpful tips they can use any time they're not in the chair.
Styling brushes are not just for updos, Andrew Carruthers, Director of Education for Sam Villa, turns to his 60-70% of the time when smoothing and creating texture behind the chair. Changing tools can help stylists create today’s looks, easier and more efficiently. The Sam Villa Styling Brush has a bamboo handle, Boar’s hair base and tourmaline infused ionic nylon bristles, while the nylon bristles push hair down into the Boar’s hair bristles for ultimate polish.Create Loose Easy Waves
Celebrity hairstylist and International Creative Director and Editorial & Celebrity Hairstylist for Macadamia Natural Oils, Giannandrea, created a sleek, polished bun for actress Naomi Watts at the recent 2014 MET Gala in New York. Watts looked stunning in a floor-length, ombre-inspired Givenchy Haute Couture gown and simple, sophisticated hairstyle. Giannandrea was inspired by French grace when crafting the timeless look.Get the Look:
Macadamia Natural Oil's International Creative Director and Editorial & Celebrity Hair Stylist, Giannandrea, styled Chrissy Teigen's voluminous up-do style for the 2014 MET Gala celebrating the opening of the Charles James: Beyond Fashion exhibition. Teigen dazzled in a custom-designed Ralph Lauren Collection gown embellished with Swarovski crystals and an organza-ruffled halter. Giannandrea drew inspiration from Sophia Loren and the glamour of the 1960s when creating Teigen's stunning up-do.Get the Look: