Tal Peleg, a makeup artist from Israel, dreams up stunning and unique eye makeup art that has earned her an admiring following on social media. Her imaginative style takes eye makeup to a whole new level, as she creates detailed fantasy scenes around the eyes. We caught up with Tal to chat with her about her journey as a makeup artist and to get some of her top product tips!
How did you first get into doing makeup? Do you have a background in art?
Celebrities have embraced the pastel hair trend with rainbow-hued looks that are both fun and feminine for quite some time. We have also seen these trends embraced across social media as style-forward women show off colorful locks. L'Oreal Professionnel celebrity colorist and president and CEO of Ted Gibson Beauty, Jason Backe who has worked with celebs such as Ashley Greene, Idina Menzel and Anne Hathaway, shares how to rock rainbow hued tresses this season.Jason Backe's Tips For Going Pastel:
The competition was fierce at Wella's TrendVision 2015 as 44 incredibly talented finalists competed for titles in Student, Young Talent and Color categories. Judges Tabatha Coffey, Andy LeCompte, Eden Sassoon, Frank Marasco, Oscar Blandi and Whitney Port had their work cut out for them as they determined which contestants would go home with awards. Between breathtaking showcases of artistic presentations from D&J Ambrose, Sebastian Professionals and Sassoon Academy and live runway presentations from the contestants, all the winners were revealed.
Inspired by California beach style, Johnny Ramirez is known for his low maintenance lived in color. His stunning work has attracted celebrity clients including Jessica Alba and a dedicated Instagram following. Johnny chats with Beauty Launchpad about his signature technique, favorite trends and social media tips for fellow stylists.Beauty Launchpad: Why do clients love your signature lived-in color and how does it differ from Balayage and ombre?
Most salons are savvy enough to have an arsenal of social media accounts by now, but if they are not utilizing them properly, they are not business-building tools. Patrick McIvor, Artistic & TechniCulture Director for Goldwell and KMS California, one of the first in the industry to embrace and master social media, shares 4 FREE social media ideas a month on his YouTube Channel.
jcp Salons is becoming The Salon by InStyle! Senior Creative Director Nick Stenson gives us the scoop on the reinvention, which just launched in 15 locations with all other jcp locations following suit in 2016.
Vivienne Mackinder was named Master Hairstylist of the Year for her Asian fusion collection inspired by samurai warriors. She shares these words of advice for aspiring NAHA winners, "You just have to be true to yourself. I think you have to be true to your style and your brand and to your passion because you have one voice." Mackinder also stresses, "Surround yourself with great people."
I never considered hairdressing as a career choice until I saw my first hair show. My father took me. It was Vidal Sassoon and it ROCKED my world. Many years have since past and I have learned so much – about people, myself, products, techniques and tools, so I wanted to share some of my favorite things with you.
In celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit of the beauty industry, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) debuted the inaugural Beauty Pitch event at PBA Beauty Week 2015. The live event, featured during the PBA Business Forum, allowed five finalists to compete for four different prizes being offered. The grand prize consisted of a one-year mentorship with Shark Tank star, Mark Cuban, offered to 100% Pure.
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) partnered with Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) to launch the ultimate brand presentation for beauty entrepreneurs at PBA Beauty Week 2015. Five finalists pitched their businesses to a panel of top investors including renowned entrepreneurs Mark Cuban and John Paul DeJoria. Launchpad's Amy Dodds talks to John Paul DeJoria about the first ever Beauty Pitch presentation and his business tips for entrepreneurs: