Luis Alvarez

11 Styling Options on Identical Twins with Identical Hair Cuts

Identical twins. Identical hair cuts. Eleven styling options. In this exclusive collection, Aquage Master Artist Shawna Parvin blurs the lines between masculine and feminine, hard and soft, and proves that a hair cut doesn’t have to lock a client into a style. Short hair offers just as much versatility as long , when the right styling products and tools are at your fingertips.

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Cosmoprof's Fashion Frenzy: Jessica Fair Announced As Winner!

Jessica Fair is announced as the winner of Fashion Frenzy, the Cosmoprof student competition. The finale took place during the Intercoiffure Spring Symposium in Hollywood, Florida.


CosmoProf is excited to announce Fashion Frenzy: a student-exclusive hair styling competition launching online at now through May 20, 2013, when the six finalists will compete live on stage at the Intercoiffure Spring Symposium in Hollywood Florida for the chance to win huge prizes (and bragging rights!).

Limitless Learning: Inspiration, Education and Collaboration

I never realized how limitless a career in beauty could be until I experienced advanced education classes. In addition to incredible hands-on education, I often discovered my biggest takeaway was from what I learned from other students in the class—whether a seasoned professional or new grad like me. I’d watch the way they wrap hair around an iron, how they cross-check a cut, or perform their personal consultation process.

Masters Degree: A Review of Aquage's Masterclass Academy

MODERN SALON's review of Aquage's two-day Masterclass Academy in Cleveland, Ohio: cutting, styling, updos and business education.

Intercoiffure Honors Vivienne Mackinder

Intercoiffure America/Canada recently awarded Vivienne Mackinder the Leo Passage Educator of the Year Award.

Cosmetologists Chicago Wins Design Award

Cosmetologists Chicago, producers and owners of America’s Beauty Show, recently received its third American Graphic Design Award in four years.

Trends at America's Beauty Show

Trends offered by TSB Cutting Edge Resources' Tony Beckerman, Goldwell's John Simpson and Celebrity Stylist Nicholas French.

Intercoiffure: Photo Shoot with Luis Alvarez and Gala Awards

MODERN is at the standing-room-only Intercoiffure breakout class being led by Luis Alvarez for Aquage, sponsored by Beauty Systems Group. See some photos from the Intercoiffure Gala Awards that went on last night!