What is your favorite summer hair trend?
Go behind the scenes of CosmoProf's Fashion Frenzy Student Makeover Competition at ICA's Spring Symposium 2012.
Beauty Launchpad takes you backstage for exclusive interviews with the hair industry's biggest stars at Intercoiffure America/Canada's Spring Symposium 2012 in Miami.
Are you confident enough in your upstyle skills to take on the Master? Joico International Artistic Director Damien Carney has thrown down a challenge. Enter the Drab to Fab Head to Head video challenge and if you win, you will be flown to Hollywood to be filmed as you compete with Damien on one of his Drab to Fab webisodes. Here’s what you have to do to get to Hollywood:
Molly Leahy, a soon to be Hamline University graduate with a degree in Theatre Arts, is the winner of the $20,000 Taj Modé Scholarship to the Aveda Institute Minneapolis. Taj Salon & Spa owners Tasia Ashton, Andria Strandin and Jeanne Strandin announced Leahy as the winner at the Taj Modé 2012 event; the salon’s Facebook fans voted her as the winner from a shortlist of three semi-finalist scholarship applicants narrowed down by the Taj owners.
There’s no question that USA Olympic Water Polo players are among the country’s top athletes, aquatic or otherwise. Unfortunately, even the most talented athletes aren’t immune to the effects of extended hours in the pool: dry hair that’s discolored, brittle, flaky and irritated. “Hair care is a critical concern for aquatic sport athletes, including water polo players,” said USA Water Polo CMO, Jen Rottenberg. “Signing Malibu C for the second straight year as the official hair care provider of all US Water Polo players made sense,” Rottenberg continued.
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Hair: Tracey Stokes and Jean Sweet
Photography: Jean Sweet
Makeup: Jessica Sawicki
Oribe co-founders Daniel Kaner and Tev Finger interview each other about the iconic brand’s beginnings and philosophy.
Tev Finger: How did you get started in the hair industry?
Daniel Kaner: I became friends with Aveda founder Horst Rechelbacher through my now-wife, Sonia Kashuk, who was consulting with Aveda on its makeup line. At the time, I was in scrap metal recycling, but I moved to New York City and started developing Aveda here. I found my calling—and I’ve never looked back. You?
ICA Haircolor Council presents "Color...On Demand":