Hairstylist Lora "Lorann" Thompson of Michael's Salon and Day Spa in Dayton, OH recently had a guest come in wanting a fresh new look for his freshman year of college. Thompson helped transform his style from average to awesome, creating an exaggerated pompadour with tight sides and tons of volume on top.
One of the few ways young boys express themselves is through their hair – they don’t really get into clothes, makeup and jewelry too much, so hair is where it’s at. So, when a young boy entered the salon armed with a pair of super cool shades and the request to look cool, Giuseppina Ferrarelli, stylist at De La Mer Salon (Bellmore, NY), knew the seriousness of the matter.
To transform commitment-phobic guys into a "'til death do us part" kind of client, salons and barbershops must invest in technology that makes the whole process of checking in and getting a haircut as smooth and convenient for them as possible, according to the latest video interviews filmed by Shortcuts Software.
18|8 Fine Men’s Salons has become one of the fastest growing male-focused franchises in the US following the opening of 45 new salons in the past eight months and a further 35 due to open before the end of 2015.
Layrite, a California-based men's grooming company, recently announced the launch of its latest styling product: the new Cement Hair Clay. Like all Layrite products, this new high-hold, water-based styling clay was developed with the consumer in mind, delivering a clean, matte finish that lasts throughout the day.
It's late August and locks are sun-kissed from time spent in the summer sun or at least they look like they were! Even men are enjoying a touch of “Manbre,” the latest men's color trend spotted at Salon V in New York City. Known for their ombre and ecaille color techniques, Salon V's color specialists spawned "Manbre" which is ombre color for men, or ‘hombre’ as they like to call it. Expert colorists at Salon V give men a natural rooty look as if they just spent the summer months in Aruba.
Disneyland is a magical place and so are these man buns! Whether you love or hate the man bun trend, it appears they are alive and well at The Happiest Place on Earth. Thanks to Instagram's @Manbunsofdisneyland which has over 26k followers and growing, man bun inspiration is just a click away. Take note, Prince Charming - it may be time to update your hairstyle. Here is a peek at some of the man buns spotted around the Orange County theme park.
Farouk Systems has proudly welcomed the latest barbering sensation from Europe, Joost Mulleman, as part of their educational team for this years’ global conference, September 18-22, 2015. Joost will join Global Board members Maurice den Exter and Joe Anthony Pena for the Men’s GroomingClass. This talented trio will share their artistic tips, trends and techniques to create your own signature looks in men’s grooming at the Moon Palace in Cancun, Mexico.
Bess Gose, a stylist at Michael's Salon and Day Spa in Dayton, OH, is not only a great hairstylist but an amazing gardener as well. Her home has been featured featured both on Dayton's Walking Tour and a sold out Garden Tour. For their most recent photoshoot, the salon was able to utilize Bess' garden as the backdrop for four gorgeous hair looks. The shoot's "Garden Party" theme emulates pretty, summery looks and soft, wearable styles for both men and women.
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Have a male client who wants to switch up his look but needs a little inspiration to get started? Look no further! Check out our list of 30 amazing men's makeovers straight from the everyday stylists of Instagram. From dapper cuts, to cool colors, to suave styles, there's something for everyone!Flip through to see the full list! [pagebreak]