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Carrie Watson

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on Aug 01, 2006
Hair trends may come and go, but some looks will always remain in fashion, like the ones shown here from Graham Webb artists. When devising a makeup palette to complement them, Los Angeles makeup artist Agostina relied on Bibo cosmetics to create a contemporary yet classic effect. "I wanted to keep the makeup simple," she
on Aug 01, 2006
In Austin, TX, a city that bills itself as the "Live Music Capital of the World," it was only a matter of time before someone opened a hair salon that doubled as a music venue. With the debut of Birds Barbershop, Austin's first rock and roll salon, Michael Portman and Jayson Rapaport have done just that. "Birds is
on Aug 01, 2006
Hot dogs and hamburgers aren't the only things that get cooked outside during the summer—hair does, too. Harsh UV rays can take their toll on tresses, especially when combined with salt and chlorine, which drain hair of vital elements like amino acids and keratin compounds, resulting in strands that
on Aug 01, 2006
The MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas was packed with Matrix stylists from across the globe, who came together for education and inspiration at Matrix Destination, one of the most anticipated salon professional events of the year. More than 5,000 salon owners, stylists and business partners attended the
on Jul 01, 2006
In 1992, Cozy Friedman, owner of Cozy's Cuts for Kids, was living in New York City and working in the fashion industry when she had what she calls her lightning-bolt moment. "A friend took her little nephew for a haircut at her fancy Madison Avenue salon," she says. "And when he got scared and started to cry, they