By Melissa Hill | Updated: 03/23/2010 3:00:00 AM
Clients looking for a new, softer style this season? This spring, special occasion style is all about texture, says Joico celebrity stylist George Papanikolas. He recommends an '80s-inspired look with a modern twist to the clients in his chair. "The silhouette is wide rather than tall," he explains, "with plenty of soft, not crunchy, movement."
By Melissa Hill | Updated: 03/16/2010 3:00:00 AM
With prom season and spring weddings upon us, clients will be looking for special occasion looks for both hair and make-up. Get inspired and take a page from the Oscars' playbook with these three stunning make-up how-tos. Mirabella Beauty national trainer Darlene Zembrod shows you how to perfectly recreate the styles from the glamorous evening.
By Melissa Hill | Updated: 03/09/2010 3:00:00 PM
Now that the little
statuettes have been handed out, it's time for the industry's top
stylists to weigh in on the looks from the big night. They voted for
their favorites, and here are all the winners, from Best Blondie to Best
in Show. Not surprisingly, there
was some overlap between our hair winners and the real winners that
night. Sandra Bullock was just one of the stand-outs.
By Melissa Hill | Updated: 03/02/2010 2:00:00 AM
Michelle Williams has always been consistently stylish on the red
carpet—who can forget her at the Oscars a couple years ago in that
gorgeous chartreuse gown—and her appearance at the New York premiere of
her new Martin Scorsese flick, Shutter Island, was no exception. With
the help of hair stylist Laini Reeves, Williams was the definition of
understated glamour. Reeves, owner and Creative Director of Essensuals
London, took inspiration from William’s sophisticated Lanvin dress when
creating her simple, chic updo.
By Melissa Hill | Updated: 02/16/2010 7:00:00 PM
Inspired by a collection of things that includes "Woody Allen around
the time of 'Sleeper,' an Aspen ski lodge at about the same time, Joan
Didion, Supreme Kids, street vendors, and Manhattan submerged after the
ultimate snow storm," Band of Outsiders Fall '10 featured hair by
Sebastian Professional's Thomas Dunkin. Dunkin created a fresh low-slung
ponytail that gives a subtle nod to 70's style while remaining firmly
By Melissa Hill | Updated: 02/08/2010 7:00:00 AM
Sharpen your shears, peeps! Bravo just premiered the first episode of
the new season of "Shear Genius." They've definitely upped the drama
this season, with 12 larger-than-life contestants—some with the egos to