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Get Helen Mirren's Classic Oscar Updo

Mar 09 2010 | By Lori Morris
Stylist Creighton Bowman used René Furterer products to give Best Actress nominee Helen Mirren a regal updo for the Academy Awards.  “I wanted Helen’s hair to be a classic homage to Brigitte...

A Look at What's Happening at IBS New York

Mar 09 2010 | By Lotus Abrams
We've been at IBS New York for the past few days. There are tons of fun products to check out, in addition to great classes and Main Stage performances. Here is a sampling from day 1!

IBS New York Starts Sunday!

Mar 06 2010 | By Lori Morris
International Beauty Show (IBS) New York starts this Sunday, and we'll be walking the floor, checking out the Main Stage and sitting in on classes to bring those of you who can't make it to NYC an...

John Frieda Launches HAIRraising Charity

Mar 04 2010 | By Lori Morris
John Frieda John Frieda and his longtime business partner Gail Federici, along with Mary Rector Gable and some top salons in Boston, have just launched HAIRraising, an organization that brings...

TIGI Takes The Show on the Road

Mar 03 2010 | By Lori Morris
TIGI is hitting the road with the new Rockaholic-Bed Head tour bus for the Livin' the Dream Tour, running from March 19 to August 6, 2010. The bus, which was previously used by such rockers as Def...

Sport Clips Founder and Wife Honored for Philanthropy

Mar 03 2010 | By Lori Morris
Gordon and Betty Logan Sport Clips founder and CEO Gordon Logan and his wife, Betty, who is vice president of the national haircare franchise dedicated to men and boys, were recently...

Hair Industry Helping Haiti

Mar 02 2010 | By Lori Morris
In my Viewpoint column in the March issue, I highlighted just a small portion of the many salons or companies who were raising money to help Haiti. Since that was written almost a month ago, I wanted...

Rene Furterer's New Salon Rewards Program

Mar 01 2010 | By Lori Morris
Luxury hair care brand Rene Furterer has a new Premier Club rewards program for 2010, which allows salons to earn monthly back bar redemption, technical academy participation, in-salon education and...
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Napoleon Perdis Says: Pucker Up for the Return of Lipstick!

Feb 26 2010 | By Guest Artist
Glamourpuss actress Natalie Wood was the kind of woman who, after dining in an upscale restaurant, would check her lipstick in the reflective blade of a knife. I was thinking about how impossibly...

An Evening of Pure Bliss

Feb 26 2010 | By Lori Morris
I'm a bit of a spa junkie, but I've never felt as compelled to write about a treatment as I do about the Platinum Rare Facial I experienced last night at the La Prairie Spa at the Ritz-Carlton in NYC...

New Faces, New Bases

Feb 24 2010 | By Nicole Altavilla
Take a look at some recent appointments and promotions in the salon and beauty industry: Andis Company appointed Thomas George as vice president, operations and promoted Ivan Zoot to director of...

Paul Gooch Works Hair Magic in Disney's Alice In Wonderland

Feb 24 2010 | By Kelley Donahue
Paul Gooch—one of the most gifted hairdressers working in films today was Director Tim Burton's go-to guy for creating the fantasy hair creations in Disney's remake of Alice In Wonderland. Here, he...

Bodyography and The Marilyn Brush Go Red

Feb 23 2010 | By Lori Morris
Tabatha Coffey On February 5, National Wear Red Day, Bodyography Cosmetics and The Marilyn Brush co-hosted a fashion show fundraiser to benefit the American Heart Association's Go Red for...
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Door-to-Door Service for Beauty

Feb 22 2010 | By Lori Morris
Michael Duenas giving Jess a great blow-out after cutting her hair in her apartment On Saturday morning, I headed over to my best friend Jess's apartment to observe her hair prep for a wedding...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall '10 NYC: Mandy Coon

Feb 19 2010 | By Lotus Abrams
Rising star Mandy Coon wanted a clean hair look to complement her spring '10 collection, so Mizu Salon's Dimitrios Tsioumas, lead stylist for Goldwell, created a sleek French twist. "It's a...
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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall ‘10 NYC: J. Mendel

Feb 19 2010 | By Lori Morris
For my final fashion show of the fall/winter 2010 season, I headed over to Bryant Park to see the stunning J. Mendel presentation. For the hair, Ted Gibson for L'Oreal Professionnel wanted to...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall '10 NYC: 3-1 Phillip Lim

Feb 19 2010 | By Lotus Abrams
A finished long-hair look at 3.1 Phillip Lim A short-hair look at 3.1 Phillip Lim The indefatigable Odile Gilbert was at it again backstage at 3.1 Phillip Lim, this time creating...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall ‘10 NYC: Cesar Galindo

Feb 18 2010 | By Nicole Altavilla
At Cesar Galindo, hair and makeup were both inspired by Joan Jett. Lead hairstylist for Redken Holli Smith gave models one of two different hairstyles, either a mullet-inspired wig or fringe bangs...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall '10 NYC: Sophie Théallet

Feb 18 2010 | By Lotus Abrams
A finished look at Sophie Théallet Sophie Théallet, who recently won the CFDA/Vogue Fund award, partnered with Aveda for her fall '10 show, which had a country-girl-becomes-a-princess theme....
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Other Fashion Week Fun Around New York City

Feb 18 2010 | By Lori Morris
Along with the fashion shows happening in Bryant Park and around the city, Fashion Week also provides a great time to connect with other editors, meet talented stylists and artists and discover new...