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Ted Gibson and Jason Backe Honored with Outstanding Achievement by Daytime Beauty Awards

The Daytime Beauty Awards spotlights health & wellness professionals in: Dentistry, Medicine, Health & Fitness, Aesthetics, Skincare, Color & Styling, Cannabis, Beauty Innovation and more.

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NYFW: What To Bring When Working Behind the Scenes

Jason Backe just wrapped up NYFW. Here he shares his list of things to bring if given the opportunity to do hair for a fashion show (number 8 is a MUST.)

The Millennium Experience 2017 - A Great Success!

The Millennium Experience (TME), Millennium Systems International’s annual conference, held recently in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, exceeded expectations. The event delivered education, networking opportunities, entertainment and more!

Frank Gambuzza Thoughts On The Future Of Salon Ownership

MODERN reached out Frank Gambuzza to get his reaction to the closing of the Ted Gibson salon. In this article, Gambuzza shares his thoughts on the shift in the industry.

Is Foiling Dead? NOOO! 5 Tips To Foil Perfection

Although balayage is all the rage, celebrity colorist Jason Backe still loves the magic of foil high and low lighting. In this video, he shares his top five tips for foil perfection, plus, how to achieve this look!

Salon Owners React To Ted Gibson Salon Closing

When Ted Gibson and Jason Backe announced they were closing the Ted Gibson Salon in NYC at the end of December '16, it sent shock waves through the professional community. Here's the industry's response.

BREAKING NEWS: Ted Gibson Salon, NYC, Closing After 13 Years

The Ted Gibson Salon on 5th Avenue in NYC has officially closed as of today. MODERN caught up with owners Ted Gibson and Jason Backe to get the details on why, chat about the current state of the salon industry and to learn where the 2 are headed.

High Fiber, Pro Results: L’Oréal Professionnel's Pro Fiber

In this exclusive shoot with styling and color powerhouse couple Ted Gibson and Jason Backe, L’Oréal Professionnel’s new Pro-Fiber in-salon treatments and products take centerstage. The debuting lineup ...

MAKEOVER: Faded Blonde To Pretty Copper

 L’Oréal Professionnel colorist and president and CEO of Ted Gibson Beauty, Jason Backe (@jasonbacke) completed an incredible hair transformation that demonstrates how simple adjustments can make dramatic impact. Here he shares the ...

TRANSFORMATION: Notice-Me Red

Jason Backe (@jasonbacke) knew exactly what he had to do when his client said during the consultation, "I'm ready for a change. I don't think people notice me." Backe, co-owner of the Ted Gibson Salons and brand ambassador for ...