By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 09/18/2012 11:02:00 AM
Occasionally you may find it necessary to color your client's hair extensions. According to Brittany Johnstun, president and founder of Racoon International's West Coast USA Division, coloring extensions is different from coloring natural hair. Read her tips on depositing color and lightening extensions.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 09/17/2012 3:05:00 PM
At Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2012, Kevin Murphy really wanted to make a statement for the hair at RMIT and Heroes of Tomorrow. To achieve this, he created a futuristic Mohawk shape that was seamless. “Because the shape was so hard and structured, I used soft golds and apricot, peach blondes and soft chocolate browns,” he says. “I wanted the hair to almost look like crystal caves in Mexico.”
By Maggie Mulhern | Updated: 08/24/2012 7:55:00 AM
Frank Rizzieri, Creative Director of the soon to be launched VoMor line of extensions, demos how to best remove length and shape extensions.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 08/02/2012 11:38:00 AM
Dedicated to quality and education, Racoon International’s West Coast USA Division teamed up with award-winning hairdresser Steven Robertson, NAHA 2011 winner Jake Thompson and the extension gurus at Lunatic Fringe (2010 NAHA-winning salon) to bring you this look with unique extension placements and techniques to improve your extension skills.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 05/01/2012 3:22:00 PM
I just recently heard from Master stylist/JPMS Educator Darlene Burnham at Andreas Hogue Salon in Northbrook, Illinois, and she filled me in on how she created the Jack Sparrow hat, (which was part of a larger Pirates' Presentation which won 2nd place) in the Hair Wars Supreme Salon Tour in Chicago.
By Jan Hillenmeyer | Updated: 10/21/2011 11:05:00 AM
Simplicity Hair Extensions is passionate about education and creating a top-notch certification program for stylists and educators to become expert in the application of Simplicity extensions.