Vivienne Mackinder was named Master Hairstylist of the Year for her Asian fusion collection inspired by samurai warriors. She shares these words of advice for aspiring NAHA winners, "You just have to be true to yourself. I think you have to be true to your style and your brand and to your passion because you have one voice." Mackinder also stresses, "Surround yourself with great people."
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 1:28pm
Hairstylist Dustin Stone recently helped his client achieve this gorgeous, icy blonde haircolor. Below, he shares his formula and technique for recreating the beautiful hue!Get the Look:1. Says Dustin, "When the client first came to me she had level 6-7 hair, previously colored/highlighted. I first began to lighten her in 4 quadrants using Schwarzkopf Professional Blondme 9+ and 20 vol., keeping the lightener about an inch away from the scalp.
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 11:15am
Jenny McCarthy switched up her trademark blonde locks for bright, nearly-neon pink strands, debuting the hot new look at a recent appearance. According to Keratin Complex International Creative Team Member, Abraham Sprinkle, "With the demand of jewel-toned colors, hairstylists are facing the battle of not only how to execute it, but also [how to] achieve color longevity. It has become very easy for consumers to replicate these tones but after a few shampoos, they end up with an uneven, splotchy mess due to having to color over the bleached-out base required.
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 10:07am
Taking a cue from The Little Mermaid's Ariel, YouTube star Jenna Marbles debuted a new, fiery red 'do on Instagram, courtesy of PRAVANA Guest Artist Kait Marie. This is the second time Jenna has rocked a bright haircolor created by Kait Marie, opting for an electric, lime-green ombré earlier this year.
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 9:47am
For the Richard Chai Men's Spring 2016 show at Men's Fashion Week in New York City, Aveda Guest Artist Frank Rizzieri created a suburban-cool look, emphasizing texture and volume with an air of casual rebelliousness. The collection was inspired by "rebellious suburban youth that break out of code, dressing to the beat of their own drums." To highlight this defiant individuality, Rizzieri opted for a classically untidy style that allowed for much movement.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 10:00am
Celebrity hairstylist Laura Polko worked with American World Cup alpine skier Lindsey Vonn at the recent 2015 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles, CA. To complement Vonn's fiery red dress, Polko created a deep side part paired with sexy, sleek strands. Check out the how-to below to recreate the look for your own client!Get the Look:
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 9:48am
During the first-ever Men's Fashion Week in NYC, Aveda Global Artistic Director for Hair Styling, Allen Ruiz, embraced natural texture at Public School's Spring 2016 show. “This is my fourth season with designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne. Each time their designs get more innovative which allows me to have that much more fun with styling the hair,” Ruiz said.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 3:29pm
Created by hairstylists Dylan Johnson and Vinnie Morey, the latest collection from GO24.7 blends old and new with refreshing twists on classic men's styles. Says Morey, "[The collection] is an homage to traditional, classic barbering of the past with a nod to the future of men's grooming." Traditional tin type photography lends a touch of antiquity to the collection, while the styles themselves are decidedly contemporary.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 3:16pm
Hairstylist Jaymz Marsters recently created this gorgeous blue-green haircolor for his client. Below, he shares his formula and technique so that you can recreate the mermaid-inspired look for your own guest!Get the Look:
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 2:52pm
Every colorist knows it's all but impossible to take a client from blackest-black haircolor to blonde in a single step, but that doesn't mean it can't be done with patience and proper care. Stylist Dustin Stone experienced this when a guest of his wanted to switch out her dark color for a chocolate-to-golden-blonde ombré. Over the course of four weeks, Dustin was able to help his client achieve the haircolor she wanted, all while maintaining the health and integrity of her locks.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 12:05pm