News: Farouk Systems, Inc. Withdraws Sponsorship of Miss USA, Miss Universe, and Miss Teen USA Pageants

Farouk Systems, Inc., manufacturer of CHI and BioSilk products, formally announced today its withdrawal of its sponsorship of the Miss USA, Miss Universe, and Miss Teen USA Pageants and that it will not renew its sponsorship of those events. It also announced that it will have no further involvement in the Celebrity Apprentice program.

Hair News: Tabatha Coffey "Takes Over" Matrix Destination

Tabatha Coffey - celebrity, salon owner, hairstylist, and star of Bravo TV’s Tabatha Takes Over - will host and participate in Matrix’s three-day educational event, Matrix Destination. Tabatha will kick off the event on Saturday, January 23, 2016 in Orlando, FL, with an anticipated audience of 2,000 beauty professionals.

Blondvoyage Class in Los Angeles from Hairroin Salon

Explore the world of Balayage and other hand painting techniques with Hairroin salon's blonde experts Teresa Cliff and Benjamin Nelson. Inspiration and application awaits you with this class as they break down the how’s and whys of stunning blonds. This is a 3 hour demo class and has limited availability.

When: June 29th 10AM-1PM

Haircolor How To: Pretty in Pink and Purple by Leslie Perea

Hairstylist Leslie Perea recently helped her client go from rose gold to this gorgeous pink and purple color combo. Bright, rosy pink perfectly complements vibrant violet hues for a simply stunning effect. Below, Leslie shares the steps she took to create this look so that you can replicate it for your own client.

Haircolor How To: Blonde Bombshell by Kristin Pellegrino

Hairstylist Kristin Pellegrino recently helped transform her client from brassy, grown-out hair color to this bright, bombshell blonde. Get the steps you need to recreate the look below!

Haircolor How To: Plum Makeover by AGEbeautiful

Reena is a woman who isn’t afraid to have fun with her hair color, regardless of her age! She was bored with her darkest brown, almost black hair and wanted to kick it up in a modern way that worked with her complexion and coloring. Enter AGEbeautiful Violets. These pigment-packed plum tones not only add a bold splash of color to her hair, but also revitalize the other signs of aging hair.

Redken’s 2nd Annual Redken Exchange Scholarship Contest

Redken is now accepting entries for The 2nd Annual Redken Exchange Scholarship Contest where three contestants who embody one of Redken’s three categories – “Learn It”, “Earn It” or “Live It” – will each win a scholarship to attend a class at The Redken Exchange for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Hair News: PRAVANA Announces 5th Annual Show Us Your VIVIDS Contest

PRAVANA recently announced the return of its popular "Show Us Your VIVIDS" Contest, beginning July 1, 2015. Students and stylists are invited to enter their brightest, head-turning color creations using PRAVANA VIVIDS hair colors for a chance to win their own editorial photo shoot in Los Angeles and a multi-page feature in a national magazine.

Get the Look: The ICE Collection by LAKMÉ

The ICE Collection by LAKMÉ is inspired by a summer storm and the range of leaden, steel greys, platinum hues and sophisticated colors that characterize it. The frosty colors are combined with multi-layered cuts and highly pronounced bangs that favor subtle, flowing movement of the hair.

See images of the step-by-step process for creating this look in the slideshow below!

Goldwell Hair Color's 2015 Color Zoom Challenge U.S. Semi-Finalists

Hundreds of applicants nationwide entered for the opportunity to be selected this year’s Goldwell Color Zoom Global Creative Colorist, Global New Talent Colorist, and Global Partner Colorist winners.