Photography: Robert Lynden
Makeup: Iris Moreau
Fashion styling: Rafael Linares
In every issue of MODERN, on our social pages and websites, we make a concentrated effort to balance the range of styles and colors we feature.
Our audience, and top colorists and educators, and modernsalon.com's most viral content and top searches focus on bold, creative coloring.
So for our May color issue, when we asked top color manufacturers and artists to share their favorite formulas, it was no surprise when the majority of submissions featured colors that would have once been considered avant garde or “alternative.”
So while we may be heavier on creative color than your standard issue of MODERN, let it inspire you as you formulate.
In this Issue:
From accents to statements, leading colorists share their favorite looks for the coming season in our PROCESS section.
L'Anza's Creative Team abandons traditional salon techniques in favor of free-form creativity in the feature, Beauty is Free.
In Sonya Dove's Dove Tales, cut and color take center stage--popping against soft, angelic backgrounds, fashion and photography.
Don't miss Melrose Telles-Bessenroth's Artist Session collection, Pastel Perfect, which features Great Lengths hair extensions, and pre-blended pastel strands of pink and green. Plus, see more Artist Session looks in Adorned.
Paul Mitchell's Lucie Doughty looked to 1980s patterns, graphics, contrasting colors and abstract shapes for her color inspiration in Graphic Statement. Plus, get the cut and color!
To conclude May, we dive into which root camouflagers that will keep your clients feeling happy with their color longer.