On his successful YouTube channels, Angel del Solar has amassed millions of views on his cutting videos, with K-Pop stars, Manga characters and celebs serving as his inspiration. See how he creates these hairstyles in real life.
"It’s about texture… and texture doesn’t have a race."
In the days following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, the despair being shared by so many also served to propel Rodrick Samuels, a barber, educator, and owner, into action.
For women and men who are finding more whites and silvers in their crown, they are also finding that this hair requires different care to keep it looking and feeling healthy, shiny and soft. Here are suggestions for what to recommend to your gray clients, and also how to keep them coming back even if they're saying 'no' to color.
With cosmetology schools and the students they graduate on the decline and competition for talent ramping up, salon owners are finding it increasingly more challenging to recruit and retain talent. That perfect storm is encouraging many salons to get creative when it comes to connecting with emerging talent while solidifying the cultures that keep new hires on staff long term.