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Matrix Artistic Director Chrystofer Benson's Color Misting Technique

MATRIX ARTISTIC DIRECTOR CHRYSTOFER BENSON'S COLOR MISTING TECHNIQUE

Always seeking to advance his technical expertise, Matrix artistic director Chrystofer Benson has been using a color misting technique...

How to Get the Look: Black Panther-Inspired Hair by Redken

HOW TO GET THE LOOK: BLACK PANTHER-INSPIRED HAIR BY REDKEN

Megan Adams Redken Brand Ambassador Rodney Cutler transported seven models directly into the heart of Wakanda at the Marvel Black Panther...

 
 
 
Authenticity and Consistency Reign Supreme at V's Barbershop

AUTHENTICITY AND CONSISTENCY REIGN SUPREME AT V'S BARBERSHOP

Molly Church Before Jim Valenzuela landed in the barbering biz he had his hand in many fields: securities, commercial real estate,...

5 Pain Management Tips for Hair Stylists

5 PAIN MANAGEMENT TIPS FOR HAIR STYLISTS

Kamala Kirk Repetitive arm movements, holding heavy tools, standing for long periods of time-these are the parts of the job you can't...

 
 
 
Sebastian Professional Embellishes Hair at Christian Siriano Fall Winter 2018 NYFW

SEBASTIAN PROFESSIONAL EMBELLISHES HAIR AT CHRISTIAN SIRIANO FALL WINTER 2018 NYFW

Karie L. Frost The Show: Christian Siriano The Lead Stylist: Anthony Cole for Sebastian Professional The Inspiration: “It's Christian's...

Aveda Creates Cool-Girl Hair at Tibi Fall/Winter 2018 NYFW

AVEDA CREATES COOL-GIRL HAIR AT TIBI FALL/WINTER 2018 NYFW

Karie L. Frost The Show : Tibi The Lead Stylist : Frank Rizzieri for Aveda The Inspiration : “It's about cool-girl hair,” says Rizzieri....

 
 
 
How to Get the Look: NYFW Trends

HOW TO GET THE LOOK: NYFW TRENDS

Megan Adams New York Fashion week is in full force, and with that comes incredible hairstyles created by all the brands' top stylists....

Aloxxi Artist Marco Pelusi on His Favorite Products and the Power of Listening

ALOXXI ARTIST MARCO PELUSI ON HIS FAVORITE PRODUCTS AND THE POWER OF LISTENING

Jasmine Coreas Speak Now The greatest thing about being an educator is that “the one who speaks the most, learns the most." Educators...

 
 
 
How to Get the Look: Valentine's Heart Hair with Pravana

HOW TO GET THE LOOK: VALENTINE'S HEART HAIR WITH PRAVANA

Megan Adams Melody and Michael Lowenstein of Ross Michaels Salon, the Pravana Color Collective hair artists behind the holographic...

The Makeup Show Debuts iArtist in San Francisco

THE MAKEUP SHOW DEBUTS IARTIST IN SAN FRANCISCO

Have you ever wanted to know how the best makeup artists in the industry reach their success? I, Artist - The Makeup Show Forum reveals...

 
 
 
Rodney Cutler's Effortless Waves at Nicole Miller NYFW Fall/Winter 2018

RODNEY CUTLER'S EFFORTLESS WAVES AT NICOLE MILLER NYFW FALL/WINTER 2018

Karie L. Frost Runway Rundown: Cutler x Redken at Nicole Miller The Show: Nicole Miller The Lead Stylist: Rodney Cutler for Cutler...

Watch: The New GHD Gold Styler in Action

WATCH: THE NEW GHD GOLD STYLER IN ACTION

To celebrate Valentine's Day, Launchpad brought ghd into our office to teach us about romantic waves. Janine Jennings, aka jjj ghd...

 
 
 
Paul Mitchell's Sleek Styles at Milly NYFW Fall/Winter 2018

PAUL MITCHELL'S SLEEK STYLES AT MILLY NYFW FALL/WINTER 2018

Runway Rundown: Paul Mitchell at Milly The Show: Milly The Lead Stylist: Michael Silva using Paul Mitchell Awapuhi Wild Ginger The...

Redken Artist Matthew Tyldesley Creates a 1950s Inspired Look

REDKEN ARTIST MATTHEW TYLDESLEY CREATES A 1950S INSPIRED LOOK

For this look from the Urbane collection, Redken Artist Matthew Tyldesley looked to the past to influence the future. “Ideally I wanted...

 
 
 
Oribe Creates Sophisticated Styles at Chromat NYFW 2018

ORIBE CREATES SOPHISTICATED STYLES AT CHROMAT NYFW 2018

Karie L. Frost The Show: Chromat The Lead Stylist: Kien Hoang for Oribe ​ The Inspiration: “The Chromat collection has a lot of straps...

The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation Announces Presenting Teams at the 2018 BCL Experience

THE BEAUTY CHANGES LIVES FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES PRESENTING TEAMS AT THE 2018 BCL EXPERIENCE

The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation looks forward to returning to Chicago on April 30, 2018 to present the 6th annual Beauty Changes...

 
 
 
Sexy Hair Celebrates its Twenty-Year Anniversary

SEXY HAIR CELEBRATES ITS TWENTY-YEAR ANNIVERSARY

Emilie Branch It's hard to believe it's been two decades of Sexy Hair. Where would we be without our favorite red can of Spray & Play?...

Tonje Fjeldberg Elshaug Named LASHoff Artist of the Year

TONJE FJELDBERG ELSHAUG NAMED LASHOFF ARTIST OF THE YEAR

NovaLash's LashOff 2018 filled the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston with excitement and glamour. The event is held annually to select...

 
 
 
Hairstylist Sean James Creates Effortless Waves for Bibhu Mohapatra at NYFW 2018

HAIRSTYLIST SEAN JAMES CREATES EFFORTLESS WAVES FOR BIBHU MOHAPATRA AT NYFW 2018

Karie L. Frost The Show: Bibhu Mohapatra Fall/Winter 2018 at New York Fashion Week The Lead Stylist: Sean James using FHI Heat The...

Sam Villa Guest Blog: New Year, New Prices

SAM VILLA GUEST BLOG: NEW YEAR, NEW PRICES

Sam Villa One of the benefits of working in a commission or team-based pay environment is that salons built around those pay structures...

 
 
 



MM6 Reveals Metallic Fall/Winter 2018 Collection

MM6 Reveals Metallic Fall/Winter 2018 Collection

For its Fall/Winter 2018 presentation, MM6 - the Maison Margiela diffusion line - took over a pub as part of London Fashion Week. The space was wrapped in metallic silver... Read more ...

Polaroids/Digitals

Polaroids/Digitals

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An anti-fur protester hijacked the runway at LFW

An anti-fur protester hijacked the runway at LFW

Over the past few seasons at London Fashion Week , there have been hordes of anti-fur protesters camped outside the front of show venues - including the British Fashion... Read more ...

Vogue Russia

Vogue Russia

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Liam Payne Speaks Out About Family Life With Cheryl On Capital Radio

Liam Payne Speaks Out About Family Life With Cheryl On Capital Radio

Following 'split' claims, the former One Direction star has opened up about his life with girlfriend Cheryl... You may have heard that there's been quite a bit of speculation... Read more ...

S Moda for El Pais

S Moda for El Pais

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'Black Panther' Had a Record Breaking Global Opening Weekend

'Black Panther' Had a Record Breaking Global Opening Weekend

Black Panther posted record breaking global opening numbers this weekend, according to comScore. The film took in $361 million USD globally over the weekend, making it the 15th... Read more ...

Fashion East: Ready-to-Wear AW18

Fashion East: Ready-to-Wear AW18

Role call. It's that time of the week where we get to see the Fashion East collective talent, the fashion alumni who are all pushing the boundaries. “This may be our most... Read more ...

Roland Mouret presents Fashion Week ode to free, sensual women

Roland Mouret presents Fashion Week ode to free, sensual women

French designer Roland Mouret launched his latest collection in London on Sunday, aligning with the MeToo movement in a parade celebrating femininity, independence and... Read more ...

The NBA Is Toying With the Idea of Scrapping the Current East/West Playoff...

The NBA Is Toying With the Idea of Scrapping the Current East/West Playoff Format

Aside from the thrilling hoops action and exclusive sneaker sightings, the current NBA All-Star Weekend has also been the source of breaking news coverage, such as announcing... Read more ...