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Nicole Altavilla

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on Feb 25, 2011
In our March issue, we gave you a sneak peek into the spring nail color collections from OPI, CND and Essie. "Spring 2011 nails will be chic and retro-inspired," says Roxanne Valinoti, education training manager for CND. Take a look at the rest of the colors in the collections. Essie French Affair Collection From
on Feb 18, 2011
Take a look at some recent appointments and promotions in the salon and beauty industry: Aloxxi appointed Deborah Kernahan as director of sales and Nadia Deering as director of international sales. Exceon American Beauty Supply Inc. appointed Jamezell Ottinger as the new senior vice president of sales. In his new
on Feb 16, 2011
At the Ports 1961 show, Guido for Redken created a look that was "romantic and dark at the same time." He applyed Redken Aerate 08 to the hair to dampen it, then let the hair air dry. After making a low side part and tying hair in a ponytail with a black elastic, he sprayed the front of the hair
on Feb 16, 2011
To complement the ethereal mood of the Nanette Lepore Fall 2011 collection, lead hairstylist James Pecis for Moroccanoil, created soft, flowing braids. "Braids can be either hard or soft looking," Pecis says. "We went for the angelic, soft look." Each model received one of two variations of the braided design. The first
on Feb 15, 2011
At the Sophie Theallet show, which was held at Milk Studios, Antoinette Beenders for Aveda created a simple 'do topped off with a beret. She created the look by straightening the hair until it was as straight as it can be and applying Air Control to help prep and straighten the hair. Then hair