NEWS AND EVENTS

Styling and Profiling with American Crew Founder, David Raccuglia

Styling and Profiling with American Crew Founder, David Raccuglia

It’s often said that “to be a good leader, you sometimes need to go down the untravelled path.” And that’s exactly what David Raccuglia has.. Read More →
Schwarzkopf Professional Announces New Global BlondMe Brand Ambassador

Schwarzkopf Professional Announces New Global BlondMe Brand Ambassador

Schwarzkopf Professional welcomes renowned colourist and balayage expert, Jack Howard, as its new global BlondMe brand ambassador. Schwarzkopf Professional’s BlondMe range is tailored to all.. Read More →
Contessa 2019: Downtown!

Contessa 2019: Downtown!

For the Contessa Awards’ 30th anniversary, we gathered some of the industry’s top hairstylists, past Contessa winners, finalists and friends to participate in our Contessa.. Read More →
Contessa 2019: Behind the Scenes with L’Oréal Professionnel

Contessa 2019: Behind the Scenes with L’Oréal Professionnel

L’Oréal Professionnel, a Contessa silver sponsor, took the stage to present “Nefarious”, a collection featuring geometric shapes and extraordinary avant-garde styles. Led by the brand’s.. Read More →

Business Articles

How Chatters Salons Are Changing the Career-Building Culture

How Chatters Salons Are Changing the Career-Building Culture

Chatters Salons have built their motto on encouraging hairstylists to build their reputation through excellent client experiences and documented creativity. By using Instagram as a.. Read More →
A Peek Inside Studio SoLara

A Peek Inside Studio SoLara

Here’s what it takes to launch a salon to interior success. As a hairstylist for the past 15 years, Lara Leckie had worked in a.. Read More →
The Importance of Educating Your Clients

The Importance of Educating Your Clients

Why it’s crucial to empower your guests with product knowledge and technical information. If keeping up-to-date on the latest hairstyling and colouring techniques is important.. Read More →
Going Solo? Things to Consider for Freelance Education

Going Solo? Things to Consider for Freelance Education

More than ever before, hairstylists are exploring the benefits of going solo as educators in their own right. It stands to reason that a good.. Read More →
Boosting Business through Client Relationships

Boosting Business through Client Relationships

You can hop off the fence: The merits of complimentary services are clear. Wondering if it’s really worth it offering clients small perks to make.. Read More →
Advice for Taking Your Career By Storm

Advice for Taking Your Career By Storm

Here’s how award-winning hairstylist Jay Mahmood trusts his instincts— even when other people think differently. Jay Mahmood hasn’t worked behind the chair for more than.. Read More →

Hair Trends

Stepping Up Your Finishing Skills for Looks that Last

Stepping Up Your Finishing Skills for Looks that Last

Find out how you (yes, you!) can refine your finishing skills so clients can enjoy a longer lasting, picture-perfect look this season. Prime.. Read More →
Halloween Hair Inspo for Your Clients’ Costumes

Halloween Hair Inspo for Your Clients’ Costumes

With October coming to an end, it means that Halloween is almost among us and clients are sure to be looking for spooktacular.. Read More →
Back to Basics: Transitioning Clients’ to their Natural Hair Colours

Back to Basics: Transitioning Clients’ to their Natural Hair Colours

While pastel palettes are not yet a thing of the past, many clients are warming up to the idea of taking hair colour.. Read More →
Hair Loss Solutions: Having the Conversation With Your Clients

Hair Loss Solutions: Having the Conversation With Your Clients

Are clients complaining about their hair, or lack thereof? Help them understand why their hair’s appearance is changing—and the solutions to improve the.. Read More →
A ‘Superfood’ for Your Hair

A ‘Superfood’ for Your Hair

Saco hair products, founded by Aldo Furfaro and Richard Ashforth, have a mission for the beauty industry: to inspire and innovate with their.. Read More →
Stepping Up Your Hairstyling Skills

Stepping Up Your Hairstyling Skills

How every hairstylist can take their skills to the next level. While some may argue that hair shows are losing steam, there’s nothing.. Read More →

Contessas

Contessa 2019: Downtown!

Contessa 2019: Downtown!

For the Contessa Awards’ 30th anniversary, we gathered some of the industry’s top hairstylists, past Contessa winners, finalists and friends to participate in our Contessa.. Read More →
Contessa 2019: Behind the Scenes with L’Oréal Professionnel

Contessa 2019: Behind the Scenes with L’Oréal Professionnel

L’Oréal Professionnel, a Contessa silver sponsor, took the stage to present “Nefarious”, a collection featuring geometric shapes and extraordinary avant-garde styles. Led by the brand’s.. Read More →
30 and Thriving: A Recap of the 30th Annual Contessa Awards

30 and Thriving: A Recap of the 30th Annual Contessa Awards

This year, the Contessa Awards celebrated a milestone: its 30th anniversary! Honouring the best of the best in the Canadian professional beauty industry, the 2019 Contessa.. Read More →
Contessa 2019: Behind the Scenes with American Crew

Contessa 2019: Behind the Scenes with American Crew

This year, Contessa silver sponsor American Crew rocked the stage with a ’90s-themed presentation featuring looks from their Iconic collection, along with their #StyleForTheRoad campaign—a.. Read More →

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