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Need a Lift? The Lightener Behind These Inspiring Blondes

Clients who have waited to see their stylists may be returning with dark roots, stubborn greys and a desire to be lighter and brighter, fast. Save these examples for your blonding inspo board and find out the artist's secret to tailored blondes.

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Should You Specialize? Hairstylists Who Have and Have Not Weigh-In

Some of these stylists chose to specialize in either coloring or cutting...and some decided they didn't want to choose. Hear from them on how their decisions have shaped their beauty career.

This Artistic Director's Advice for Stylists Just Starting Out

And more with Cassie Siskovic, the National Artistic Director of AlfaParf Milano, including her first tattoo and guilty pleasure!

Feeling Defeated After Salon Setbacks, She Staged a Beautiful Comeback

“I knew I couldn’t fail more than I already had, so I really had nothing left to lose.” Find out how this talented stylist reinvented herself and her career.

Keeping Colors Bright and Beautiful, New Pravana Color Enhancers

If you've taken the time to create it, help your client maintain it.

This Silver Stunner was Created Using a Toning Shampoo

Gone are the days where silver hair is something to hide; now, it's not only embraced, but it's also requested! Clients of all ages are seeing the benefits of shiny, healthy hair with a silver hue, and artists such as Leigha Lane turn to Milk_Shake to make their clients' dreams a reality. 

Colortrak Unveils Eco-Friendly Desert Bloom Collection

The plastic parts of the collection are made from wheat fiber, a bio-plastic created from the remains of a wheat plant after harvesting.

Framesi Launches FramColor 2001 Intense

The new line of permanent hair color is designed to process in half the time and includes 22 luminous, hi-fi shades from intense naturals, vibrant reds, and violets to the most cooling ashes for 100% gray coverage and 4 levels of lift.

Rollers are Your New Best Friend for Balayage

Over the past few years, the trend to make hair coloring more eco-friendly has continued to rise. In addition to companies seeking new ways to make their foils and meches more reusable and recyclable, stylists are taking their own initiatives inside the salon. Norwegian colorist Julie Jakobsen has found success using rollers.

Hair Color Crisis: Beth Minardi's Fix for Hot Root Caused by At-Home Color

A client did an at-home "color wash" on top of her highlighted hair. The color grabbed at the mid-lengths and ends leaving them much deeper and darker. Here's what Beth would do...