The Alterna Haircare team, led by Global Creative Director Michael Shaun Corby, did not disappoint last night on "Project Runway All Stars." The winning look, and in our opinion the coolest style of the night, featured a "wet hair don’t care" elastic-less pony. The sleek look was messy and grungy, yet chic at the same time, perfectly complimenting Victor’s fun and flirty cut-out dress.
Decadence. Stunning beauty. Glamour. In this Launchpad exclusive, Redken Creative Consultant Guido distills his runway creations into six lavish styles, better known as Glamorama. “The ’70s were a decadent time in fashion,” Guido shares. “Lots of hair, lots of makeup. The collection is referencing an era when people really spent time on beauty.” And if you're ready to spend time on beauty, you've come to the right place. We reveal the products and know-how to achieve these mindblowing hairstyles! —Amy Dodds
A dose of Keratin Complex Stratight Day keeps the frizzies away! The keratin-enriched styling spray boasts an antihumectant formula that reduces fuzz and flyaways as it helps renew existing keratin bonds.
Beauty runs deep with Rusk Deepshine Oil, which amps up gloss while nixing kinks thanks to argan oil-infused Marine Nutrient Complex.
Rock on! TIGI Rockaholic Rock My World Stellar Smoothing Cream tames discordant manes with castor seed oil while preventing heat tool damage.
So I was fortunate enough to be invited to try out the new Paul Mitchell Awapuhi Wild Ginger in-salon treatment this past weekend during the company's annual Gathering. Let me be the first to say, I was initally dubious as I mistakenly thought, "Oh no, not another keratin treatment!" But this is not that kind of treatment. Rather, it is imbued with patented KeraTriplex, a blend of three proteins derived from sheep's wool.
These texture enhancers promote her tresses to center ring. by Alyson Osterman
Your texture-loving femme walks a tightrope: She wants to be part of the mane act, but just before showtime, her tresses relegate her to comedic relief. What’s a spotlight-craving girl to do? Advise that she step right up to these texture-boosting products!
Thirty years in the making, Awapuhi Wild Ginger by Paul Mitchell is a brand-new line that harnesses the hydrating and healing properties of the Awapuhi ginger plant. What's more, a two-phase, in-salon service strengthens, repairs and prevents future damage with patented KeraTriplex, a blend of three keratin proteins derived from New Zealand sheep's wool. Hair is left shinier, healthier and stronger. Available in September, 2010.
We've rounded up top hair, skin and nail savers to arm clients for summer's battle against the elements.
Fans and foes butt heads on Brazilian keratin smoothing therapies (BKTs).