The Colorist - Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Colorist?

The Colorist is now a regular section in Beauty Launchpad magazine starting with the January 2018 issue. The last issue of The Colorist magazine was the November/December 2017 issue. If you had a subscription to The Colorist, we changed it to a Beauty Launchpad subscription.

You may contact our Customer Service Department to see if you have a current subscription (see below contact info). If you don’t have a subscription and would like to subscribe to Beauty Launchpad, go to

What is Beauty Launchpad and who is it for?

Beauty Launchpad is a trade magazine that's everything beauty for salons and stylists! It's published 12 times per year. Each issue brings what’s trending straight from the runway and red carpet to salon owners and managers, hair stylists, colorists, creative directors, barbers, educators, and cosmetology students. We give the dish on the latest hairstyles, hair coloring and men's grooming trends, beauty products, education, and business know-how, so that our readers remain on top of what’s next in the professional beauty industry.

How do I contact customer service regarding my subscription?

If you have any questions regarding your magazine or newsletter subscription, please contact us. You may also Manage Your Account online for faster service. Our Customer Service Department can be reached at:

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm PT
Phone: (800) 624-4196
Fax: (760) 291-1567
Mail Address:
Beauty Launchpad
PO Box 460159
Escondido, CA 92046-0159

How do I access The Colorist digital issues?

To see The Colorist digital issues, click here.

How do I access Beauty Launchpad digital issues with The Colorist section in it?

The first Beauty Launchpad issue with The Colorist section in it is the January 2018 issue. To see Beauty Launchpad digital issues with The Colorist section in it, click here.

How do I order The Colorist back issues?

Print back issues and single copies are $10.00 each. To order print back issues, please make a check payment payable to The Colorist and mail it to us along with your name, mail address and the back issue(s) you want. Here’s the address:

Creative Age Communications, Inc.
Attn: The Colorist Back Issues
7628 Densmore Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91406-2042

Digital back issues are free. To see the digital back issues, click here.

If you have other questions regarding back issues, please contact us at

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