Texture! Live! returns to America's Beauty Show this year! You can catch this one-of-a kind free event on Sunday, March 13 from 1-3:30 p.m. in classroom #W-183A. Texture will showcase leading texture experts and educators in an intimate, interactive forum (plus hair demos this year!). Hosted by NaturallyCurly.com Founder Michelle Breyer and MODERN SALON's Editor in Chief Laurel Nelson, highlights include:
Texture Trends: Fashion, Entertainment and Pop Culture Influences.
Texture Cut, Color and Style: How-To Demos and Advice.
Texture Opportunities: Make More Money Serving Curly Clients
Texture for Men: What's New for Curly Guys?
Texture Q&A: Our experts, your questions!
Attendees will be able to meet and greet the leading texture educators and brand leaders. So who will be on the panel?
John Benedetto, Director of Education for GK Hair: John has over 25 years of experience in the salon industry. In his prior role as Aveda’s Director of Global Hair Color Education, John was instrumental in creating Aveda’s Brands of Full Spectrum Hair Color and creating techniques for Aveda Collections at Video and Photo Shoots.
Shari Harbinger, "The Go To Curl Gurl": In her double-duty role as Director of Education for Deva Concepts and Color Director for Devachan Salon and Departure Lounge, Shari has both a loyal group of clients that rely on her for shiny, vibrant shades that are as modern as they are beautiful, and an enormous following in the salon industry for her eponymous training sessions.
Ouidad, the "Queen of Curl": She is an internationally recognized stylist, salon owner mother, author and global educator. In 1984, as the pioneer of the curly hair industry, she opened the first salon in the country to cater exclusively to curly hair. Since then her trademarked cutting and styling techniques and specialized line of award winning products, have instilled confidence in curly and wavy haired people everywhere.
Anthony Dickey: He has spent the better part of his styling career—both on set and in the salon—trying to dispel the myth among women with kinky, curly and wavy hair that their texture is problematic or unruly Touted as a "Style Svengali" by the New York Times, Dickey has mastered the mystery of textured hair to create iconic hair styles for designers, advertisers, photographers and celebrities alike.
Veronique Morrison: As Director of Education for Mizani,, a division of L’Oreal, USA, Veronique creates and manages the production of all technical curriculum, training programs, and creative trend presentations for a national salon audience.
Erica Grabczyk: American Crew's International All-Star Erica Grabczyk certainly knows how to talk and cut men's hair at the same time. She swiftly became the Director of Education at groom salon in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, specializing in male-specific design. Erica is top-rated in the City of Milwaukee for men's hair (Milwaukee Magazine), having worked at groom since 1999 as both a Lead and now Master Stylist. She trains nationally and internationally as an American Crew International All-Star Educator.
Ana Daniel, Artistic Director & Educator for Ouidad: This Dominican Republic native has spent several years working with Ouidad and loves ensuring that her clients not only have a style they love but also have the information they need to care for their curls at home. Ana's work has appeared on the pages of many magazines and on the heads of numerous celebrities.
For more information on the Texture event visit americasbeautyshow.com and stay tuned to modernsalon.com plus look out for LIVE updates on MODERN's Facebook.
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