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FREE Upcoming PBA Webinar: Adding Skin Services to Your Salon Menu

Sep 18 2013 | By Amy Brooks
Thinking about adding skin care services to your current salon menu? Join PBA and Michelle D’Allaird, renowned consultant, educator and business owner, for a 60-minute web training that will give you...
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Keratin Complex Pop Up Salon at New York Fashion Week

Sep 18 2013 | By Contributor
For New York Fashion Week (NYFW) this September, Keratin Complex hosted a 2-day Pop Up Salon at Salon Ziba in Manhattan. Fashionistas were able to partake in blowouts, dry styling and a braid bar...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: The Blonds

Sep 14 2013 | By Jolene Turner
It was all about the blonde for The Blonds Spring/Summer 2014 collection, starting with the Original Blonde, Tweety Bird. With inspirations coming from all blondes, including Barbarella, Marilyn...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Marc by Marc Jacobs

Sep 14 2013 | By Kristen Heinzinger
At the Marc by Marc Jacobs Spring/Summer 2014 presentation at Pier 57, Redken Creative Consultant Guido chose to create a hairstyle that was a little bit rock 'n' roll with a nighttime feel. "The...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Steven Alan

Sep 14 2013 | By Jolene Turner
Aveda had it all covered for the hair and makeup of Steven Alan's Spring/Summer 2014 presentation at New York Fashion Week.  Janell Geason, Aveda global artistic director, makeup and Jon Reyman...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: LaQuan Smith

Sep 14 2013 | By Contributor
On September 10th LaQuan Smith debuted his Spring/Summer 2014 collection, “Dark Summer”.  Lead hair stylist for Andis Keith Neal wanted to complete the look for the designers...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Rachel Zoe

Sep 14 2013 | By Jolene Turner
For the second showing for designer Rachel Zoe, for Spring/Summer 2014, Moroccanoil Artistic Director Antonio Corral Calero created a gorgeous textured romantic braid/updo. The inspiration for the...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Jenny Packham

Sep 14 2013 | By Kristen Heinzinger
The Australian cult classic film Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975) took hold over everything at Jenny Packham's Spring/Summer 2014 show at Lincoln Center, from the clothing to the hair, makeup and nails...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: J. Mendel

Sep 13 2013 | By Jolene Turner
L’Oréal Professionnel Artist Anthony Turner created a sleek, chic style to coincide with the J. Mendel Spring 2014 collection that was inspired by the iconic French chanson Cargo Culte. The clothes...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Betsey Johnson

Sep 13 2013 | By Contributor
  Due to her staple mood-boosting colors and over the top silhouettes, it’s no wonder Betsey Johnson named her Spring 2014 collection, “Betsey Johnson Once a Day”. For the hair, Redken brand...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Reed Krakoff

Sep 13 2013 | By Corie Hengst
To play off the light, airy colors and fabrics in Reed Krakoff's spring 2014 collection, hair and beauty went with fresh, simple looks. For hair, Redken Creative Consultant Guido used Redken products...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Naeem Khan

Sep 12 2013 | By Contributor
The rich culture of the Latin world, flamenco dancers, ceramics, the Spanish Mantilla and Frida Kahlo’s infamous milkmaid braids was the inspiration for the Naeem Khan Spring 2014 runway collection,...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Calla

Sep 12 2013 | By Kristen Heinzinger
For Calla's Spring/Summer 2014 collection, the designer reinvented her usual ultra-feminine style for a grunge and surf-culture vibe. "Calla was really inspired by old issues of Sassy magazine...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Prism

Sep 12 2013 | By Kristen Heinzinger
Bathing suit label Prism debuted a Spring/Summer 2014 collection inspired by a futuristic but delicate idea of Japanese culture, on the roof of The Standard Saturday. Essie's Rita Remark...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Alon Livne

Sep 11 2013 | By Corie Hengst
For his spring/summer 2014 collection, Alon Livne was inspired by Grace Jones, the many illustrations of Peter Sato and Samurai Soldier costumes. Together, these three themes generated bright,...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Prabal Gurung

Sep 11 2013 | By Lisa Bruckenstein
For Prabal Gurung, the runway set the stage for the designer’s holographic patterns and street-chic styles for his Spring/Summer 2014 collection. For the hair look, Prabal was inspired by a 90’s...

PBA Announces New Lifetime Member Scholarship Opportunity for Pros, Students

Sep 11 2013 | By Amy Brooks
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is pleased to honor its Lifetime Members by offering educational scholarships through the new Lifetime Member Scholarship Program. These scholarships,...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Wes Gordon

Sep 11 2013 | By Corie Hengst
Backstage before Wes Gordon's show, James Pecis for Bumble and bumble was busy creating a young, downtown hair look. To achieve the low ponytail style, he relied on Bumble and bumble products such as...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Badgley Mischka

Sep 11 2013 | By Contributor
The Badgley Mischka Spring 2014 collection was inspired by seaside glamour both above and below the water. Spring pastels in ocean shades created the vision of the modern mermaid, the theme...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 NYC: Diesel Black Gold

Sep 11 2013 | By Lisa Bruckenstein
Vanderbilt Hall at New York City’s Grand Central Terminal was transformed into a runway for the Diesel Black Gold Spring/Summer 2014 Collection. Guido Palau, Global Artistic and Creative Director for...

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