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Kristen Heinzinger

About Kristen Heinzinger

Kristen Heinzinger is the managing editor at American Salon magazine, based in New York City. Born and raised in New York and a graduate of Boston University’s journalism program, Kristen has experience as a copy editor and writer for finance and art publications in NYC. Her combined passion for writing and the beauty industry brought her to American Salon, where she reports on the latest and greatest in hair, skincare, makeup and nails.

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on Nov 11, 2014
Twenty-four hours in the life of Moroccanoil Global Creative Director Antonio Corral Calero 6 a.m. My day starts when the sun rises. I wake up and have a cup of coffee—black, no cream or sugar—then I meditate for 30 minutes and have a green juice. Afterward, I shower and get ready. I always bring a few extra
on Nov 11, 2014
Scents of the Season With Pureology’s Limited Edition Aromatherapy Collection holiday gift sets, clients can care for their color-treated hair while enjoying the scents of the products and complimentary candle. The Hydrate Holiday Gift Set (seen here) includes Hydrate Shampoo, Hydrate Condition, Colour Fanatic Multi-
on Nov 10, 2014
The fall/winter 2014 runways experienced a warming trend, with collections that put the spotlight on soft creams and sugary caramels. Diane von Furstenberg showcased a suede wrap dress in New York City, while in Paris, the Hermès show presented cream-colored capes. Channel the runways in the salon with soft caramel Essie
on Nov 10, 2014
These fall/winter 2014 shows brought bangs front and center. —Kristen Heinzinger PHOTOGRAPHY: imaxtree (ann yee); Gerardo Somoza for Wella Professionals (PETER Som); courtesy of wella professionals (antonio berardi); courtesy of tigi (the blonds)
on Nov 09, 2014
In search of a fresh update on balayage, Redken launches Blur, a new technique that meshes two colors to create a third shade for multitonal looks. “Blur is the new ombre,” says Tracey Cunningham, Redken creative consultant for color. “With Blur, you can be trendy or natural—it is so versatile since it can be achieved on