Launchpad's Alyson Osterman-Kerr chats with After Earth Hairstylist Araxi Lindsey to get the beauty scoop on the upcoming flick!
How did you first get involved with the film?Pierce Austin is a friend of mine. He's also Will and Jaden Smith's Hairstylist/Barber, and the Department Head for the film. He invited me aboard to style Sophie Okonedo, Zoe Kravitz, and help out with other hairstyling duties.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 4:29pm
Matrix Artistic Director Daniel Roldan and Artistic Designer Dan Csicsai colored this model, who was originally a level 4 dark brown, and offer this “insider” tip: Be sure to take fine sub-sections to ensure complete saturation.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 1:34pm
Senior Associate Editor Alyson Kerr talks with Ricardo Rahme, VP of Sales for Unnique Beauty, about the company's Amino Style formaldehyde-free keratin smoothing products and aftercare line.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 12:36pm
On the day of Redken’s Smooth Lock launch, the weather couldn’t have been more tress-unfriendly; it was in the high 90s with 70% humidity in NYC, where everything is hotter, smellier and frizzier. “Right now there’s a massive desire for manageable hair,” Redken brand ambassador Rodney Cutler says to the gathered editors, who’s manes are coated in sweat and frizz. “Smoothing treatments are about making life easier.”
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 3:25pm
Launchpad's Alyson Osterman-Kerr talks with Christine Howell at Premiere Orlando about AGEbeautiful anti-aging haircolor by Zotos Professional, which helps combat the 5 signs of aging hair.
Monday, June 18, 2012 - 2:52pm
At Premiere Orlando, Launchpad's Alyson Osterman-Kerr meets stylist Brent Hardgrave, who creates a fabulous style using Simplicity Hair Extensions by TressAllure.
Friday, June 15, 2012 - 1:04pm
Launchpad's Alyson Osterman-Kerr chats up Keratin Complex's VP of Marketing Lindsay Solomon and International Artistic Director Martino Cartier about the company's new product lines. Check out the It's a Blonde Thing Lightening System from the Blondeshell Collection, Kera Whip Hydrating Cream Conditioner, new flat irons and more.
Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 1:12pm
Lately, I've been on a bit of a lash binge. There's just something so glamourous about batting a set of full, luscious lashes. Luckily, us beauty editors get to indulge our inner-most beauty fantasies, and I've had a chance to test drive a few fabulous options for the lash-obsessed. Here are my prime picks for pretty peepers:
Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 4:49pm
XFusion shows us how to thicken up hair in a "shake" at ISSE Long Beach.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 4:17pm
OPI announces the launch of the new City of Hope limited promotion to celebrate City of Hope 2012 Spirit of Life Honoree George Schaeffer. Each display features four bestselling OPI nail lacquers, including Bubble Bath, Cajun Shrimp, Strawberry Margarita and You Don’t Know Jacques! OPI will donate $6.00 for each display sold directly to City of Hope for the research and treatment of diabetes.
Monday, February 20, 2012 - 3:49pm