Her winning word means "having the hair wavy," but what 14-year-old Sukanya Roy really spelled last night was V-I-C-T-O-R-Y.
During the final round of the 84th Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday night, there were just two remaining contestants: 12-year-old Canadian Laura Newcombe and the USA's Roy, of South Abington Township, Pennsylvania.
Roy ended up taking home the gold after correctly spelling “Cymotrichous" which won her a trophy and more than $40,000 in cash in prizes.
A much easier word to spell—Texture!—will again be the focus of a special supplement in our September issue, produced by MODERN and NaturallyCurly.com. The cover story will help you learn how to be a cymotrichous (okay, let’s just call it “curly hair”) specialist. Click here to see highlights from previous editions of Texture!
“The future is incredibly bright for Olaplex, and I know Reuben, with his experience, talent, and personality, is an excellent cultural and professional fit to shepherd Olaplex into its next chapter of growth," says Dean Christal, founder of Olaplex.
MODERN editors teamed up with Hello, Salon Pro to curate special, limited-edition Best of Show Beauty Box assortment of favorite professional products to complement Hello, Salon Pro’s ongoing subscription series.
THE LOOK: ALL STARS, the TV series focused on head-to-toe makeovers, is announcing the official partnership with the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA), the premier photographic hairstyling competition.
This new location brings together Wella Professionals, System Professional, Nioxin, Sebastian Professional, Londa Professional, Sassoon Professional, Clairol Professional, Wella Color Charm, OPI and ghd, under one roof.
The Better Business Bureau Awards for Excellence recognizes businesses and non- profits in the Greater Houston Area for their achievements and commitment to overall excellence and quality in the workplace.
Illusions of Shirlington is pleased to announce its 25th anniversary serving clients across the D.C. area. Under the leadership of owner Irma Wheeler, Illusions has become a fixture in the Shirlington community and an icon of creativity and customer service in northern Virginia.
Jeffrey LaMorte and Vance Theodore invited their staff, friends, and family to view the talents of Wella Top Artist Dana Lyseng and Sebastian International Artist Anthony Cole, onstage, demonstrating color, cut, and style techniques during a live runway show. And all the money raised went to charity, BrainUp.
Kids in school are exposed to head lice, it's just a fact, but this wearable solution can make parents feel better about taking steps to prevent them and helps hairdressers be a hero to their client when they recommend it.