Celebrity hair stylist Ted Gibson was named spokesperson for
"Beauty Changes Lives," a new initiative by The American Association of
Cosmetology Schools (AACS) at the Ted Gibson Salon in Union Square, NYC
yesterday. The program is focused on raising awareness of the rewards
and opportunities offered by beauty and wellness centers.
Gibson has joined the new campaign to help educate consumers about the
myriad opportunities in the beauty and wellness industries. "Who would
have thought as a beauty school graduate I'd be able to travel the
world, work with A-list celebrities, open salons and mentor the next
generation of hair dressers," says Gibson. "My career has allowed me to
fulfill my dreams and build a beauty empire."
Cue the confetti and hot pink glitter! Blo Blow Dry Bar, the beauty franchise that is a leader in the blow dry bar category, announces that it has hit a major milestone with the recent sale of its 100th Blo franchise.
Who better to guide and educate the 7,000 stylists in the 1,200 Ulta Beauty locations, and lead the salon services business, than two of the industry’s most in-demand, business-savvy, artistic and creative stylists—who also happen to be best friends? In this exclusive interview with Nick Stenson and Ammon Carver, learn how these shifts will impact stylists, the Ulta Beauty shopping and salon experience, and the professional beauty industry.
Live from the Matrix Destination 2018 main stage, eight-time Grammy winner Fergie, shared that the big win for a new Matrix contest is the chance to assist celebrity stylists to color and style Fergie and her dancers’ hair at an upcoming concert in New York City. Get the details here.