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Bridal Hair Do's And Don't's for Destination Weddings
When it comes to destination weddings, celebrity hairstylist Frank Barbosa of Frank Antonio Hair and Makeup in Newport, RI, has seen it all — the good and the bad. And with wedding season in full swing, he wants to make sure you are fully prepared to face any hair emergency a client may be facing. Here, Frank provides his expertise on what to do (and not to do) to achieve the perfect bridal ‘do for your guest's destination wedding.
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 2:40pm
Shu Uemura Art of Hair and Jonathan Cohen Collaborate on Limited Edition Beauty
Shu Uemura Art of Hair, and esteemed fashion designer, Jonathan Cohen recently announced an exciting new collaboration. The duo has partnered to create two limited-edition beauty bags that combine function and fashion for women who are always on the go.
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 12:34pm
Has the sun, salt and sand from the summer months taken a toll on your client's color-treated locks? Pureology Pure Artist Sandra Joseph shares a few simple steps you can take using Pureology’s Strength Cure haircare system to restore damaged hair and start fresh in time for fall. 1. Start by shampooing with Pureology Purify. The gentle zero-Sulfate formula is effective in removing chlorine, impurities, and buildup from the summer months. Leave on for 2 minutes for extra cleaning. 
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 10:12am
Schwarzkopf Professional Hires Damien Carney as New Creative Director
Schwarzkopf Professional recently announced that visionary artist Damien Carney will assume responsibilities of Schwarzkopf Professional Creative Director North America by overseeing the creative content and image for the brand, starting this fall.
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 9:56am
Giving back has been part of the Paul Mitchell DNA since the brand’s inception — whether taking steps toward sustainability, helping families in need, supporting underserved kids or empowering communities to lead a healthy lifestyle, Paul Mitchell believes in doing good for people and the planet. Now, to commemorate the launch of the new and improved Paul Mitchell website, the brand is engaging fans to join them in the pay it forward movement.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:40pm
Celebrity Hairstyles: Fresh & Flattering by Lea Journo
Celebrities want an effortless look - a look as if they didn't have a hairstylist come and do their hair. As celebrity hairstylist Lea Journo says, "Not so 'Madame-like' or glammed up, but fresh, loose and flattering." A major trend that Journo has spotted amongst her celebrity clientele is that stars don't want "red carpet" hair every day. 
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:20pm
Beauty Industry Veteran Reaches Out on Behalf of Ukraine Hair Prodigy
Barristar Student Services President, Paul Barry has kicked off his 30 day Kickstarter.com crowd-funding project with two goals in mind: to bring very needed revenue to a very talented hair prodigy stuck in the Ukraine, and to bring her special talents to salon professionals here in the U.S. He is hoping to raise the necessary $30,000 to fund production of a multi-DVD educational series.  
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 10:21am
In Memoriam: The Iconic Look of Lauren Bacall
Image: From the To Have and Have Not Trailer via Wikimedia Commons
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 4:30pm
PBA Launches Premiere Executive Summit for Beauty Companies
From left to right: Jane Buckingham, Steven Berlin Johnson, Carrie Mellage
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 2:33pm
-by Sam Villa, Founding Partner of the Sam Villa brand and Education Artistic Director for Redken 5th Avenue; www.samvilla.com/pro/As stylists, we constantly look toward the future and the excitement of trends, yet I always find it interesting how some looks are timeless and still have a fresh feeling even 60 years later. 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:11am