To avoid taking two steps forward and one step back in your business, build a loyal clientele. - RICHARD OUELLETTE, FOUNDER AND CEO OF HAI PROFESSIONAL STYLING TOOLS
Proving that you don't have to live in New York City or Los Angeles to have a high-profile career, Detra Smith is realizing her big-city dreams while living in the small town of Moulton, Alabama (population 3,500).
Jeremy Stephens, founder of the Association of Independent Artists, creates an editorial cooperative in Birmingham, Alabama.
Ann Bray has won more championships and garnered more honors than you have fingers and toes, but it's her present career that she relishes most.
DS Laboratories' elite team of scientists unlocks the secrets of maintaining and recapturing the zenith of hair's health and beauty.
Ornate hair and pearl-covered cage-like headpieces created by Redken's Creative Consultant, Guido turned heads at the Alexander McQueen show in Paris.
This fun, patterned trend is sure to draw some attention to her nails this fall.
Fast, easy and adhesive-free applications are yours with the brand-new PURE Hair Extensions EXPRESS system, which attaches five strands to one weft.
Professional beauty enters a sassier age with INDIE HAIR, a hip new styling line that grants bold appeal.
Malibu C leverages the power of freshly activated L-Ascorbic Acid to provide immediate relief from itchy, flaky scalp conditions.
Lightweight Macadamia Natural Oil Healing Oil Treatment delivers dramatically more manageable and shiny tresses and up to 50% reduced drying time.
Macadamia StraightWear's formaldehyde-free formula offers four months of straight tresses.
Vivienne Mackinder for Simplicity Hair Extensions shares the art of her "butter knife" razoring technique and other fascinating approaches to designing, aging and blending hair additions.
Growing from a small salon to her current 15,000-square-foot salon and day spa, Micki Stirsman is dedicated to her craft and her bottom line.
Schwarzkopf Professional unveils its BLONDME at-home collection
Get ready for Matrix's life-changing experience!
Trevor Attenborough named President & General Manager of Kao USA, Salon
NovaLash's Sophy Merszei provides tips on how to avoid allergic reactions like the one Kristin Chenoweth recently had
Move over Mason Pearson.
Eufora/HERO for Men played to a full house for the company's annual Global Connection extravaganza, which featured Stylist of the Year Awards, hands-on workshops and beauty-drenched stage presentations.
Easily prepared in a salon setting, popcorn is an ideal treat for satisfying clients' hunger.
by Jeryl E. Spear, HOT Editor-in-Chief
Beneath Matrix Artistic Director Chrystofer Benson's calm veneer and genuine love of people, lies an untold wealth of channeled energy and ambitions that have been permanently engaged in overdrive.
Simplicity Hair Extensions by TressAllure teams with Vivienne Mackinder to create certification and advanced training workshops.
Sebastian Professional is seeking a winner!
Twin hairstylists and racecar drivers Angela and Amber Cope, recently made history when they became the first twins ever to race in a NASCAR Nationwide series. Now, with MILLENNIUM by Harms Software sponsoring their next race, their dreams of competing in the Daytona 500 are closer to reality.
by Regina Molaro, Editor-at-Large
Thirst for knowledge, dedication to mastering her craft and a treasure trove of courage inspired stylist Kimberly Essmaker to pack her bags, gather her tools and hit the road on an education odyssey across the U.S.
Skye Bryand of Absolut Hair nabs first place for her unique and vibrant color combination
by Regina Molaro, Web Editor
The Color Zoom Challenge's US finalists discuss their recent wins and how it feels as they soar to the top.
by Regina Molaro
TONI&GUY's Creative Director Zak Mascolo weds his leading lady Caroline De Sousa.
One heart. One love. One life. HOT provides an intimate glimpse of beauty leader Zak Mascolo, as he weds Caroline De Sousa in a fairytale ceremony held on July 17.
Goldwell Announces US Color Zoom Finalists