Guy Tang has teamed up with PRAVANA to show you how to create the effortless-looking, hand-painted, blonde highlights that have become his signature. Tang uses the new Pure Enlightenment Balayage Kit, including the new industry favorite Pure Light Balayage Lightener, and breaks down the foundational elements to free-hand hair painting in the video below!
[Image/video courtesy of PRAVANA]
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 12:56pm
To complement the Temperley London Spring/Summer 2016 show at London Fashion Week, lead stylist and Global Moroccanoil Ambassador, Antonio Corral Calero, was inspired by "the flowing and printed fabrics [of the collection], and Cuban culture." He created a romantic, voluminous look - a low, texturized ponytail with soft whips of hair allowed to fall gently across the face. "The hair look… emulates summertime with a hint of sensuality," said Calero. "The hair creates a mysterious and flirtatious confidence.
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 10:52am
The DEMOO PARKCHOONMOO S/S 2016 collection, presented by designer Demi Park, was all about striking the perfect balance - a balance between the edgy and the ethereal, the masculine and feminine, and a fusion of architectural yet artistic pieces. With inspiration drawn from Korean symbolism, the collection featured dramatic contrasts of black and white, bold reds and blues, floaty fabrics and asymmetric lines and shapes.
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 10:11am
For the Art Hearts Fashion presentation of Mister Triple X at New York Fashion Week, lead hairstylist T. Cooper of Metro Look was sponsored by Marrakesh Hair Care to create a fun, party-inspired look. “I was really excited to create something fun for the Mister Triple X collection, because his models would be wearing large bunny ears!” said Cooper. "The inspiration was a girl who enjoys life, loves to have fun, and doesn’t take her hair too seriously." With this in mind, Cooper created a twisty, braided ponytail, nicknamed "The Party Girl Plait."
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 9:28am
Leave it to New York Fashion Week to take us on a fascinating journey to an unknown destination. Inspired by life in the Soviet Union's secret military training base, Zvezdny Gorodok, aka, “Star City,” designer Karen Walker explores this space — unmarked on the world map — where folk-meets-utility-meets-glam.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 2:18pm
The Makeup Show is returning once again to the Windy City, bringing the nation's largest, pro-driven beauty event to Chicago on November 7th-8th, 2015 at Bridgeport Art Center. With The Makeup Show Chicago just around the corner, this year’s lineup for the highly-anticipated keynotes has been announced. Keynote speakers will include:Saturday, November 7th
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 1:21pm
At Rachel Antonoff, Cutler/Redken lead stylist Linh Nguyen gets to let his creative juices flow. He’s crafting not just one but three hair looks for the show. “It’s cool to have the different variations,” says Nguyen. “Not everyone looks good with the same [hairstyle] so it’s fun to be able to do multiple looks.” For each hair design, inspired by girls who’ve gone camping and braided their own locks, Nguyen preps the hair with Redken 25 One United All-in-One Treatment and blow-dries the models’ tresses, leaving their natural texture intact.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 10:53am
The Vivienne Westwood RED LABEL Spring/Summer 2016 collection revolves around the narrative of a well-traveled woman, who finds herself going from bohemian creativity in the European artist's studio, to glamorous deconstruction after finding herself shipwrecked on a verdant desert island. Textures contrast from embellished crystals to printed ticking and canvas, summer weight tapestry and laser-cut cotton.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 10:24am
The hair look at Markus Lupfer's Spring/Summer 2016 presentation at London Fashion Week was all about the harmonious contrast of smooth and sleek, and dry and textured. Strands were slicked down against the head, then allowed to flow naturally from the mid-lengths to ends - a style that produced a sense of tough edginess paired with femininity. TIGI European Session Director, Maria Kovacs, said, "We wanted the girls to look tough and strong but with a hint of femininity.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 10:13am
Using custom Christopher Kane cable ties as ponytail fasteners and chokers, Redken Global Creative Director Guido achieved a high-fashion look on the runway at the designer’s Spring/Summer 2016 show. "Christopher Kane has a very organic idea of beauty. This look is kind of conceptual in the idea of pulling your hair back, but it’s still quite natural looking since it’s done with my fingers, which gives it a lot of nice texture," says Guido.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 3:37pm