Baxter of California recently celebrated its 50th anniversary with a party at the brand's flagship Barber + Shop, Baxter Finley in West Hollywood, CA. Guests enjoyed light bites, refreshments, live entertainment, grooming stations and new launch previews!
With all the excitement of Paris Fashion Week, Valentino's Fall/Winter 2015 presentation truly shook things up with a surprise appearance by male models, Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller) and Hansel (Owen Wilson). Striding down the runway, the really, really, ridiculously good-looking duo had everyone talking about the possibility of a Zoolander sequel - a rumor that was later confirmed by Paramount.
“Erratic growth patterns at the neckline can be intimidating, do you take the hairline up high and cut away the chaos or do you let it grow to cover the problem?” asks Andrew Carruthers, Director of Education for Sam Villa. The solution? Take a soft approach and turn to special tools used in specific ways to manage the growth and cultivate a natural looking groomed hairline.
Sure, he's an accomplished actor, singer, songwriter and director, nominated for numerous awards, taking home the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Dallas Buyers Club last year, but in the beauty world, Jared Leto has recently become known (and admired) for his lustrous, flowing, perfectly ombré locks.
Oribe Hair Care went backstage at New York Men's Day Fall/Winter 2015 to help create the looks for an array of presentations. See the styles and get the how-tos below!Lucio Castro Hair by Ramona EschbachFor the Lucio Castro Fall/Winter 2015 presentation, lead hairstylist Ramona Eschbach created a grungy, skater boy look to complement the collection, which was accented by spray-painted gold shoes. “The hair is very flat to the head,” Eschbach said. “It’s supposed to look a day or two old.”
Raw Hair Organics, Raw Curls and Rodz Grooming for Men founder, Melanie Nickels, recently announced the company’s new charity: The Melanie A. Nickels Nutz & Boltz Foundation. The mission of the foundation is to provide free mobile men’s health and cancer screenings, such as prostate and testicular cancer exams, throughout the country, including sporting events, car races, car and motorcycle events and more. The mobile screening would also be available to underserved and underprivileged communities.
Francisco Catedral for EVOLUTIONMAN created a well-groomed look for the models at the recent MENAGERIE fashion show. Said Catedral, “The look created for the men consisted of a really natural, clean, and matte complexion; enhancing bone structure to define masculine features. The eyes were subtly contoured, and a hint of mascara was applied to lashes to achieve an intimate and seductive look to coincide with the design of the brand.” Get the Look:
While New York Fashion Week was winding down for the season, the scene at the Oak Room in The Plaza Hotel could not have been more robust on Wednesday, February 18. The occasion? The presentation of the Stephen F Autumn/Winter 2015 collection. "The collection is named the LILI Collection and it is inspired by my grandma Lili, who survived being in Auschwitz in the Second World War," says Stephen Ferber, Creative Director of Stephen F.
Celebrity groomer Diana Schmidtke, who styled Leading Actor Nominee Michael Keaton, shares the inside scoop on his look. She also weighs in on the other men in the category:
Lead stylist Kevin Ryan used GO24⋅7 Grooming products to create a roughed-up, texturized hair look to complement Baja East's AW 2015 presentation at New York Fashion Week. Said Ryan, "For the Baja East AW15 show, we wanted to create a look that reflected the raw, natural attitude of each model’s hair. The result was a creation that walks a fine line between the dapper gentleman and the grunge guy." Get the Look: