For my most recent manicure I tried out Party in My Cabana from OPI’s new South Beach collection for Spring/Summer 2009. I think it’s going to be my go-to color this season. It’s fun and bright, but still professional enough for the office. Check it out with the rest of the collection at opi.com.
Essie has also brightened up with its 2009 Summer Collection. I can’t wait to paint the bubblegum-hued Lovie Dovie on my toes. It, along with all the other summery shades, are sure to be client favorites this year. See them all at essie.com.
What can possibly compete with new color collections? New scents! Today I received the new Almond SpaManicure Treatment from CND and the Almond Hydrating Lotion became an instant obsession! I keep having to remind myself it’s not edible. It smells soooo delicious! And with the milk bath, masque, scrub and soothing crème that also come with the treatment, my hands are in for a major makeover. Visit cnd.com to check out the new line.
Don’t forget to put these bottles of fun front and center in your retail area … in a bad economy a bottle of nail polish or scented lotion is just the right price for clients looking for a little extra treat.
A team of hairdressers and beauty therapists in Chichester, England are lending their support to a project to help the homeless in their area. The staff of Q Hair and Beauty take turns going out onto the streets in the evening to distribute food, water and toiletries to those in need.
The award is named for the legendary Leo Passage, considered by many to be the founder of modern beauty education. Robert Passage, the chairman of Pivot Point International, presented Candy with the coveted award in his father’s name.
For some salon owners, the idea of a salon renovation is overwhelming, or there isn’t budget, or other things have taken priority. So Minerva Beauty launched the MODERN SALON Makeover Contest by Minerva Beauty, which grants one lucky winner the opportunity to see their salon get a total facelift. That means all new furniture from Minerva Beauty in partnership with Quest Resources. After combing through all of the amazing entries, the judges have spoken!
As a professional offering must-have manis to a glittering roster of celebrity clients including Jennifer Lopez, Heidi Klum and Selena Gomez, Bachik can also be found backstage at fashion week presentations around the world, collaborating with designers on nail looks that complement their fashion, from toe to tip.
Andreas Kurkowitz, owner of Andreas Kurkowitz Coloring Studio, Berlin, Germany, was recently named Wella Professionals Global Colour Ambassador. The artist behind the scenes for major designers including Calvin Klein, Givenchy, Louis Vuitton and Celine among others, is also known for his editorial and advertising campaigns and Vogue covers.
The winners of the 2017 Wella Professionals International Trend Vision Awards were chosen from a global field of talented hairdressing competitors. The judges have named their favorites and they are...
The International Wella Professionals Trend Vision Awards (ITVA) will take place on Oct. 14 in London. Here's a quick snapshot of the competition—its history, meaning, and why hairdressers, everywhere, should explore their creative talents and enter this life-changing contest.
For the fourth year, the annual Hollywood Beauty Awards (HBAs) will honor the architects of beauty. The black tie fundraising dinner gala will take place on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the iconic Avalon Hollywood.