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2014 Show Us Your Vivids Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 Show Us Your Vivids Contest! Over 500 incredible entries were submitted, and PRAVANA judges Vadre Grigsby and Danny Moon came together to place the winners based on technique, creativity and overall impact.

Celebrity Stylist Martino Cartier Launches Suretint Technologies at Martino Cartier Salon

The Martino Cartier Salon, located in Sewell, New Jersey, announced their partnership with SureTint Technologies, a revolutionary software system that improves hair color accuracy, repeatability and efficiencies for the salon and colorists. The SureTint System helps support both business and creativity, ultimately benefiting the salon’s clients.

Hair Color How To: Nordic Ice

Hairstylist Caitlin of Nesbit Salon created this gorgeous, silvery-lavender hair color, featured as one of Beauty Launchpad's recent #LPWeeklydos. Says Caitlin, "My inspiration for the cut was my client's gorgeous facial structure.

Guest Blog: Colors, They Are A-Changing

by Patrick McIvor

Have you noticed lately that hair color is moving towards a new trend, and from the Emmy's red carpet to this season's Fall/Winter 2014 magazine covers, it's everywhere! So let's breakdown what's new and the keys to success for this season's hottest looks.


Hair Color How To: The Best Celebrity Looks at the 66th Annual Emmy Awards

Joico Celebrity Hair Colorist and Color Spokesperson Denis de Souza knows very well that one of the most important stops on the way to a red carpet for celebrities is the hair color chair. With the eyes of the world, and a thousand cameras, on every strand, it’s critical for hair color to be flawless on a big night like the Emmy Awards.

Hair Color How To: Foiling Tips from Patrick McIvor

“One thing that sets a good colorist apart from a GREAT colorist is foiling," says Patrick McIvor, Artistic & TechniCulture Director for Goldwell and KMS California.

Hair Color Trends: Marco Pelusi Predicts this Fall's Hottest Looks

As the final few weeks of summer wind down to make way for cooler temperatures and cozy nights, everything from fashion to beauty trends are sure to reflect the gradual change in seasons.

Creative Immersion Workshop with Marylle Koken in Los Angeles

Sebastian Core Team Artist Marylle Koken will immerse you in the elements and principles of design in this creative hands-on workshop. See your work as artists see their art. You'll translate the fundamental elements into graphic shapes, movements, and designs. This class includes cut, color and style.

Date: Sept 21-22, 2014
Time: 10am-4pm

Get the Look: Heidi Klum's Red Carpet Blonde

Celebrity colorist Rona O’Connor shares how she created Heidi Klum's brilliant blonde Emmy Awards hair color:

Celebrity Haircolor: Create Debra Messing's Fiery Red

Celebrity colorist Rona O’Connor created the hair color looks for a few celebrities that attended last night's 66th Annual Emmy Awards, including Debra Messing's fiery red.
Get the Look: Debra Messing's Multi-Reflective Red: