The 2014 America's Beauty Show, the three-day professional beauty event put on by salon pro members of Cosmetologists Chicago, will take place March 22-24, 2014 at McCormick Place West in Chicago, IL. With tons of vendors, classes, workshops, panels and parties, there's plenty of reasons to attend, including these top ten reasons you won't want to miss the 2014 America's Beauty Show:
Trend alert: Celebs are placing rejuvenating patches beneath their eyes to look well-rested even during their busiest schedules. Guess what? If it's good enough for these A-listers, it's definitely good enough for your clients!
Above, P. Diddy (or is it just Diddy now? We've lost track) shows off his cucumber patches on Instagram.
Robanda International recently became the new global distributor of the skin care line, Hydra Oil. Hydra Oil is a specially formulated blend of essential oils to help diminish the appearance of scars and other skin discolorations such as spots and stretch marks. Products will be sold at Sally Beauty Supply, as well as other leading beauty supply stores in February 2014. This is the debut for Hydra Oil in North America, as the brand is based out of South Africa.
Produced by the Professional Beauty Association (PBA), the 2014 International Salon and Spa Expo Long Beach (ISSE Long Beach) continues to be the West Coast's largest and most influential total beauty event. An energetic crowd of nearly 40,000 beauty professionals from around the world attended the show. PBA's ISSE concept has evolved beyond the traditional "hair show" to be the industry's most complete beauty event for professional hair, nails, cosmetics, esthetics, wellness, massage and advanced education.
In a world populated with blow-dry bars that offer supremely quick and convenient beautifying services, I couldn't help but wonder:
"What if I want a facial, and I want it fast?"
That's where The Face Haus comes in.
Harnessing the same express-delivery method as dry bars and adapting it to skincare, The Face Haus is traversing exciting, new skincare territory.
Jane Wurwand, visionary co-Founder and co-owner of the Dermalogica brand, launched her iconic skincare company a year or two before young entrepreneur, Peter Friis, creator of Essio, the industry’s newest name in aromatherapy, was even a gleam in his parents’ eyes.
The Beauty Bus Foundation is committed to helping the chronically or terminally ill by providing self-confidence, grace and hope in the form of beauty services. Now is your chance to take part in this valuable cause - the foundation recently announced its upcoming training dates for beauty professionals wishing to volunteer their time and services to those in need.
By now, beauty pros, you've probably all heard of FabFitFun (FFF).
FFF is a quarterly subscription box curated by red-carpet queen and super-mom Giuliana Rancic as well as the FFF editorial team. At $49.99 per quarter, the box boasts serious value, promising to include full-size products (because seriously, how much mileage are you going to get out of samples?) that range from trendy fashion accessories to beauty must-haves, fitness routines and more.
The FFF Winter VIP Box, the company's fourth-ever box, certainly got me into the spirit.
derma e®, one of the leading pioneers of vitamin-rich, high-performance antioxidant skincare solutions, announced today that Natural Solutions Magazine honored the derma e® Skin, Hair and Nail Oil with the Best Body Oil of 2013 in its 5th Annual Beauty with a Conscience Awards. Selected by the publication’s editorial team as well as health writers and experts, the Skin, Hair and Nail Oil was chosen because of its unique blend of 100% plant oils (organic Argan and Jojoba plus Kukui oils) that provide multiple beauty benefits in an eco-conscientious way.
One lucky winner will receive KNU Serum Eye Treatment from Michael Todd True Organics!