MAKE UP FOR EVER is expanding their Backstage Card Program. Originally created to offer product discounts to make-up artists, the program will now also provide industry professionals with VIP access to continuing education, special events, product previews and insider information. (This offer will continue to offer the Backstage card with no annual fee.)
The goal of this expansion is to provide up-and-coming and established artists with strategic benefits and services that will enable them to build new relationships, continue honing their skills and become even more successful in their respective careers.
The Backstage Card Program is extended to professional make-up artists and beauty students, as well as a newly expanded list of industry professionals.
Make Up Artist Discount: 40 percent - open to all levels of make-up artists who can provide two pieces of documentation with name credit including magazine tear sheets, a reel, programs/call sheets, union membership cards or proof of agency representation. All agency represented artists will now be automatically enrolled in the program, and cards will be distributed to them through their agents. Student Discount: 20 percent - open to all current students and licensed graduates of accredited schools of cosmetics, cosmetology and esthetics. Letter of enrollment or copy of professional license must be provided. Industry Professional Discount: 20 percent - open to all beauty and entertainment industry professionals who are required to use make-up in their career or craft, including models, actors, dancers, salon professionals, photographers, fashion stylists, speakers, stage performers and those who can provide proof of profession.
At a cool, poolside event in Scottsdale, Arizona, stylists educated stylists at the latest Club Intrigue event which was developed in partnership with Arizona Salon Professionals. Celebrity stylist Nick Arrojo and local stylists Kendall Ong and Amy Freudenberg moderated.
Club Intrigue and Arizona Salon Professionals team up to create a cool, poolside educational event where stylists taught stylists. Celebrity stylist Nick Arrojo joined local stylists Kendall Ong and Amy Freudenberg to host the event.
Sola Salon Studios, one of the largest and fastest-growing salon studio franchise in the United States, has opened its 300th location, a landmark for a company dedicated to helping beauty entrepreneurs realize their dream of salon ownership.
For the first time in its 16-year history, The Millennium Experience will open its doors to all industry professionals. Hosted by Millennium Systems International, the annual conference will include hair shows and inspirational speakers, aimed to celebrate the future of the industry and to inspire attendees to try new strategies that will benefit their brands.
Jirano Beauty is a new hair care line designed specifically for those looking for naturally defined curls, and to address the concerns unique to women with curly, textured hair. The coconut-oil based range is founded by twin sisters Jane and Jedi Nyachiro, with products based on traditional family recipes from their native Kenya that have been passed down through generations.
Forty percent of all hair loss sufferers are women, and Allure Hair Building Fibers, a hair loss concealer, aims to address this issue. Allure, an all-natural, hypoallergenic product, is a safe and instant way to thicken hair for those with thinning and balding hair.
The British Barbers Association embarked on a North American tour during the first week of October 2016, demonstrating men’s grooming techniques and presenting their latest men’s collections and new product range.
For the past five years, Evo has hosted the Study Tour, a program in which they offer stylists from around the world the opportunity to come to NYC during Fashion Week and learn about the business and bustle of doing editorial hair. Of course, they also have the amazing opportunity to work backstage at a fashion show.