How to Integrate Melted Lowlights and Balayage

Connecticut-based colorist Megan Moran demos how to give your client color that won't need to be touched up for months!

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Get Proactive in the Salon this Holiday Season

Start now to plan for a stress-free few months ahead by following these strategies from a successful stylist and salon owner.

Bronde, Platinum, Ash, Honey: Gallery of the Most Beautiful, Shiny Balayage

In this gallery of balayage inspo, see how Ellie Toia creates the most stunning looks--plus how she captures her content for social media.

Lowlighting Application Techniques That Work on Every Blonde

Marco Pelusi, a platform artist, educator, and salon owner, will be sharing a hands-on workshop at Las Vegas International Beauty Show.

COLOR CORRECTION: Brassy to Beautiful, Deep and Dimensional

Suzanne Nguyen (@Hairbysuzanne_) of Vogue Salon and Lounge, San Jose, California, is a color specialist and loves to do all types of color. Here she shares the details for this correction.

Balayage for a Dimensional Blush

Christine McMillen (@ohsowavybaby) is a NYC-based balayage and blonde specialist.  She achieved this dimensional blush with the fomula below.  The honey tones and the darling shape so perfectly suit her friend and guest, no filter ...

Color Conversion: The Rock Star Tweak

This client rides her bicycle all over Manhattan and Brooklyn, is active and energetic, and is clearly not defined by her age. Balayage master Eva Scrivo gave her a look that embodied her youthful feel.

TRANSFORMATION: High Contrast Blonde

Marie Negron (@glamhairbymarie), owner of Flawless Beauty Salon, Cleveland, Ohio, loves "being a colorist and making my clients beautiful and happy."She had that opportunity with client Ashley who "came back after 6 months ...

Accentuate the Base for a New Spring Color Service

For a great new spring color concept, accentuate the base, instead of breaking it, says David Barron, owner of Barron’s London Salon in Atlanta, Georgia.“Spring is a transition period between the darker colors of winter and the ...

8 Looks. 8 Color Formulas by Anne Veck

Master colorist Anne Veck, owner of Anne Veck Salons Oxford in the United Kingdom, submitted these eight looks along with hair color formulas. For each of these looks, she used colors from Matrix SoColor and the Matrix Color Sync ...