In this collection, Matt Swinney, global creative director for L’Anza Healing Haircare, was inspired by the “ﬂower of life,” which symbolizes creation with all of its angles representing mathematics’ “golden ratio.” Using L’Anza Healing Color and L’Anza Vibes, Swinney used the ﬂower of life as the pattern for how he applied the color, shifting the focal point on each model to create the different effects.
In this collection featured exclusively in MODERN, Steve Elias, guest artist for Number 4 High Performance Haircare, wanted to create cuts and styles that reflected his personal philosophy on men’s hair care. “This collection is all about showcasing stylish, easy and relatively effortless hair that can suit the growing tastes and moods of the modern guy,” says Elias, 2010 NAHA’s Editorial Stylist of the Year.
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.
Congratulations to the winners and competitors of the 6th Annual Sebastian Professional What’s Next Awards! This group of finalists competed live in Los Angeles for a chance at winning major prizes ranging from products, cash, and an editorial photoshoot, to education and an all-inclusive experience assisting at New York Fashion Week.