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Want To Win A Competition? Learn From The Judges

What does it take to win a hair competition? Larisa Love, Kien Hoang, Sandra Humphries, Andrea DeLeon and MODERN's Maggie Mulhern just spent the better part of today judging Goldwell's Color Zoom Challenge and have the inside scoop. Get their tips on winning a competition.

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Party Pretty: Special Occasion Styling Tips and Inspiration from Oribe’s Kien Hoang

Hoang showcases a stunning collection of special occasion silhouettes, plus shares what he considers to be the top five mistakes stylists make when creating formal styles.

Modern Reports: Oribe Atelier Chicago 2016

The event: Oribe Atelier Chicago on May 23, 2016, at Moonlight Studios.The details: Members of Oribe's creative team presented runway-inspired, fashion-forward cuts, colors and styles to a select group of stylists in ...

NYFW: Cool Hair By Kien Hoang at THE BLONDS

THE BLONDS is one of MODERN's favorite shows held during New York Fashion Week. The hair, make up, nails, EVERYTHING, is a story. For the F/W 2015 season, the designers looked to the famous Stanley Kubrick film Clockwork Orange to inspire ...

Oribe On the Road: Los Angeles

Oribe has been taking their show on the road, hosting gatherings of stylists, salon teams and their partners in success during a city-wide tour. Their most recent stop in Los Angeles drew a large crowd to Milk Studios in Hollywood on ...

Kien Hoang Shares TIPS On Transforming Shape

Creating new structures and shapes is easier than ever today with all kinds of products and tools designed to alter texture, width, length and color. Take extensions, for example. They are now refined and customized by professionally trained ...

Behind the Cover: Bag of Tricks

Creating new structures and shapes is easier than ever today with all kinds of products and tools designed to alter texture, width, length and color. Take extensions, for example. They are now refined and customized by professionally trained ...

Behind The Scenes: November 2014 Cover Shoot

MODERN's October 2014 cover is a HIT with everyone. Not only is it beautiful on so many levels, but the artist responsible for the hair, Kien Hoang of the Umbrella Salon (San Jose, California) is a beloved owner, mentor and colleague. ...

How-To: Full-Bodied Volume

Inspiration can come from any element in fashion from an outfit, a skirt, top or shoe, or, in this case, an iconic handbag.Collaboration is key for Oribe artist Kien Hoang—just about every look in this story is four handed. “It takes ...

NYFW How-To: Kien Hoang for Oribe at ZDDZ

Get the how-to for painted hair by Kien Hoang of Oribe for ZDDZ at Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week 2014.