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Nail News: Please Help Brisa Alfaro
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 5:07pm
Tondeo Rotation Shears Offer More Freedom, More Comfort
Meet one of the newest additions to the shear category!   Twist and turn as you like; the Rotation goes along with any movement. Based on an idea by U.S.-based designer Carmelo Zammitto, the innovative shears feature an eye that rotates 360° on the lower blade. The lock ensures that the eye remains in the required position when working. In the Rotation Free version, the eye rotates free and facilitates ergonomic work.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 3:52pm
Keratin Complex Hosts 2014 MTV Movie Awards Gifting Suite
Keratin Complex hosted the 2014 MTV Movie Awards Gifting suite at the SLS Hotel in  Beverly Hills, CA. Celebrities including Joyce Giraud, Shannon Beador and Draya stopped by the event! Check out the photos:  [Images courtesy of GBK]
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 2:44pm
Beauty News: Important Information for Salon Professionals from Patrick McIvor
This is a turning point for our industry. A non-professional was able to buy "professional-use-only" products and make a how-to video via YouTube that recommended using those products to lighten/bleach and tone her hair, while completely ignoring the manufacturer's instructions. Her video, which included harmful and dangerous information received 1.2 million views. As a salon professional, I created a video pointing out why what she did was unsafe. Now my video has been removed from YouTube, and I have been threatened with legal action.
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 12:53pm
Chromastics Gets Real in Orlando
Hair color guru Tom Dispenza and Peter Ciotti joined forces 10 years ago to create Chromastics, a boutique hair color line designed with organic chemistry based on a combination of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen. Instead of hundreds of shades of hair color in the dispensary, Chromastics offers just 19 shades of permanent hair color from which you can create a near-infinite amount of formulations.
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 9:36am
Apply for PBA's One Thousand-Dollar 2015 Lifetime Member Scholarship
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) recently announced the winners of its 2014 Lifetime Member Scholarship. Four winners, Thu-Trang Tran of California, LaTanya Williams of California, Marylynn Wormley of New York, and Susie Young of California, all received $1,000 each in recognition of their dedication to furthering their educational development.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 10:29am
The Millennium Conference 2014: Get Tickets Now
Beauty pros, mark your calendars! The Millennium Experience 2014 conference is coming June 22-24 in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Register now at www.harms-software.com/experience.  
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 12:49pm
Trevor Attenborough, President and General Manager of KAO USA Salon, announced the upcoming opening of the new Goldwell KMS California Academy in the heart of New York’s fashionable Meatpacking District at 22 Little West 12th Street. Slated to open its doors in June 2014, this design forward 6500 square foot space will be the brand’s newest East Coast flagship academy, and will proudly serve as partner to the Goldwell KMS California Academy’s acclaimed, original Santa Monica location.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 10:37am
Extension Experts: Enter to Win $1,000 from SHE by SO.CAP.USA
SHE by SO.CAP.USA Hair Extensions has extended the deadline for their extensionists’ talent contest to April 30th, 2014.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 10:51am
Giving Back: Donating Hair to Beautiful Lengths
For the past few years I have been showing my support to women with cancer by donating my hair to various charities that provide wigs to those in need. 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 10:48am