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Journey to NAHA with Chrystofer Benson

Global Award-Winning Colorist and Editorial Stylist, Chrystofer Benson talks about what it takes to get to NAHA.

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5 Reasons to Attend Premiere Orlando 2017

MODERN can't wait for Premiere Orlando, June 3-5, 2017, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. From the mainstage to the showfloor, to the classooms and a special HAIR+ class with team MODERN (Monday at 11am in room W309A), this is a can't-miss event.

Holographic Color Melt Collection from Matrix

The newest photo collection from Matrix combines two big trends for 2017: color melting and holographic effects. The Holographic Color Melt collection showcases four color-melt designs from an international team of Matrix artistic directors and stylists they mentored.

Caged Collection by Chrystofer Benson

In his Caged Collection, Matrix Artistic Director Chrystofer Benson creates a bold and colorful presentation inspired by the “caged” lines in the cut, color and style.

Recap: The North American Hairstyling Awards 2016

The North American Hairstyling Awards united the industry in a celebration of top talent and artistry.The Event The Professional Beauty Association’s 2016 North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) ceremony, hosted by actor Alan ...

Editor's Note: Color Cast

IN EVERY ISSUE OF MODERN, on our social pages and websites, we make a concerted effort to balance the range of styles and colors we feature—bobs and bangs, but also mohawks and undercuts. Gray coverage and balayage, but also pastels and ...

Modern Reports: ColorFest 2016 at America's Beauty Show

MODERN teamed up with America’s Beauty Show to bring ticket-holding attendees ColorFest 2016 on Monday, March 14, in the main ballroom just off the show floor. Colorists and salon owners got exclusive access to the latest color trends, ...

Cut and Color How-To: Subtle Strobing

Not surprisingly, the strobing makeup trend of strategically placing shimmer and highlighters to add light has made its way to the other side of the salon, to colorists and stylists. Hair artists are using the color technique to create fresh ...

Classically Suited

Using the inspiration of men’s attire, Chrystofer Benson creates a black-and-white collection, infused with vintage classics. Working off the lines and shape of both the boldness of workwear and the variance in model’s ...

On The Fringe: Which Fringe is Right for Your Client's Face?

Each face shape demands a specific type of fringe that flatters it most. The fringe either hides features or accentuates them, depending on your client’s facial features. Dana Lyseng, Wella education creative director, says she always ...