Eufora’s 2013 Global Connection educational event brought an international team of hairdressing superstars together in downtown LA on Sept 15 & 16 to inspire stylists.
Here are some highlights:
-Dee Fortier, Eufora’s international artistic director from Deeva Salon in Kitchener/Guelph, created a spectacular presentation on day one.
-Mayumi Yamamoto was on hand to demonstrate precision cutting techniques for Asian hair, and Hidenori Nishimura, the creator of BRAIDART, showcased Japanese-inspired styles.
-Neil Smith, editorial stylist and English Hair and Beauty Awards 2013 Women’s Stylist of the Year, presented a youthful, fashion-forward collection inspired by London.
-Jay Fata led a special men’s presentation, which had a diverse selection of male models, including an UFC fighter. He stressed offering cleaning up lines and sideburns as part of a salon menu package.
-Eufora co-founder Don Bewley, and two close colleagues, also created a stage presentation.
-Eufora presented salons and stylists with Stylist of the Year Awards (SOYA) at a Gatsby-inspired award gala dinner. Congratulations to all of the Canadian winners, including Shireen Hussien (Contemporary Classic), Allanah Tobin (New Talent) and Michael’s Salon in Mississauga (Best Business).