Kelley Donahue

Kelley Donahue

Kelley Donahue

An accomplished writer, Kelley Donahue is passionate about all things beauty. She currently serves as the EDITORIAL DIRECTOR of American Salon, where she is responsible for sourcing new industry trends, creating content and curating eye-catching imagery designed to inform, inspire and engage the iconic brand’s audience. Donahue previously held other roles at the publication beginning in 1994, and started her career in beauty at Redken, managing the company’s public relations activities. Aside from covering the professional beauty arena, Donahue enjoys planning her getaways to Tuscany, Italy.

Stories by Kelley Donahue

Leather and lace elements commingle with glam hair in this portfolio packed with attitude from Errol Douglas.

The symbolism of placing leather, lace and fabric next to each other was an...
Goldwell announces the 2014 Color Zoom Challenge U.S. semifinalists.

The Goldwell Hair Color team recently announced the U.S. semifinalists for its 2014 Color Zoom Challenge. For their submissions, beauty pros were...
Designers’ “mad about plaid” obsession last season has evolved into a full-blown love affair in spring/summer 2014. Couture houses like Balmain (seen here), Derek Lam and Oscar de la Renta...
Two leading companies open expansive educational centers in the Big Apple.

Wella Professionals World Studio New York

Wella North America is ushering in a new era for education with the debut of...
Vibrant, beautiful hair takes center stage in this stunning new collection from ColorProof Evolved Color Care.

When great minds come together, extraordinary results often follow. Such was the case with the...
Part of Schwarzkopf Professional’s Spring/Summer 2014 Essential Looks collection, this creation from the brand’s global ambassadors Tyler Johnston and Lesley Jennison and guest ambassador Matty Conrad boasts statement-making details. “A...
If there’s one thing Ally Kubalak loves, it’s a good challenge. “Stepping outside of your comfort zone is one of the scariest things you can do, but it’s necessary in...
“The inspiration for Bed Head this year is all about finding people that really have their own individual styles," says legendary photographer and TIGI International Creative Director Anthony Mascolo. Keeping...