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Great Clips, Inc. Awards $100,000 in Cosmetology School Scholarships
Earlier this month Great Clips, Inc. awarded 100 cosmetology students each a $1,000 scholarship. Scholarships were awarded as part of the 2014 Great Clipper Event, which brought local Great Clips franchisees into local cosmetology schools across the United States and Canada.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 2:33pm
Pivot Point and Beauty Changes Lives Announce Endowment Fund
Pivot Point International, Inc. and the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation, recently announced the formation of the Leo Passage Endowment Fund to benefit competition, scholarships and lifelong learning among students and professionals. The announcement was made during a press conference held during “Beauty Week,” at Cosmoprof North America in Las Vegas, NV.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 1:03pm
INGLOT Cosmetics Partners with Disney's Tony Award Winning Musical The Lion King
INGLOT Cosmetics recently announced a new collection inspired by the brand's collaboration with Disney's The Lion King, one of Broadway's most beloved, Tony Award winning musicals. INGLOT and The Lion King will come together through their shared passion for richness and vibrancy of color, reminiscent of African Savannah sunsets and starry nighttime skies.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 12:57pm
Create Lance Bass's Vintage Undercut by Abel Salazar
CHI Creative Artist Abel Salazar gave Lance Bass a stylish undercut with just a hint of a vintage vibe. Check out the steps below to recreate the chic look for your client!What You'll Need:
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 12:41pm
City of Hope's National Professional Salon Industry honored Harlan Kirschner of The Kirschner Group with the 2014 Spirit of Life Award. The evening included live entertainment by renowned singer Michael Bolton, a silent auction and a special opportunity drawing for a chance to win a 2014 Mini Cooper Coupe, courtesy of Jinny Corp.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 4:37pm
This year famed businessman, TV personality and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was the keynote speaker for the PBA Business Forum held during 2014 PBA Beauty Week at Cosmoprof. Our Publisher and CEO Deborah Carver interviewed Mark Cuban at an insightful round table discussion breakfast. Topics discussed included how to get started as an entrepreneur, the importance of passion and effort, how to stay motivated and how to embrace competition from rival companies.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 4:16pm
Watch: How to Create Fishtail Pigtails by Jasmine Chang
Hairstylist Jasmine Chang shows how to create cute fishtail pigtails on her mini-model, Kayla! Check out the video tutorial below!
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 4:05pm
Beauty Launchpad joined in the celebration of Dwight Miller's Lifetime Achievement Award for Artistry in Hair at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas. Flip through to see the photos! Launchpad Executive Editor Amy Dodds, Dwight Miller, Associate Publisher Danielle TImsit [pagebreak]   [pagebreak] [pagebreak] [pagebreak] [pagebreak]
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 3:47pm
Watch: Regency Beauty Institute Celebrates Beauty Pros in New Campaign and Video
A career in beauty can be creative, flexible and rewarding. But despite the passion-driven business that beauty is, it’s often not viewed with the same respect as other creative careers. With the launch of a new brand campaign, Regency Beauty Institute is celebrating and inspiring cosmetologists to help raise the profession as a creative and inspiring career choice. 
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 3:02pm
Video A Day: Behind the Scenes with Weird Al
Parody singer Weird Al Yankovich recently announced that, in anticipation of his upcoming album, he will be releasing a music video every day for 8 days, starting with a rendition of Pharrell's "Happy." For the video, in which Weird Al replaces "happy" with "tacky," celebrity hairstylist Sean James helped create the over-the-top hair and makeup looks. Says James, " It was fantastic - so many fun stories!"Click through for a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Weird Al's "Tacky" video! [pagebreak] [pagebreak]
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 12:34pm