When I'm with a client, I tend to keep things always directed toward their hair and overall image. To be blunt, I’m not interested in hearing about their dog or what they had for dinner last night, LOL. II’ve heard it all! Sometimes silence is golden; it keeps you focused--especially if you need…Continue
Added by Damien Carney on November 13, 2014 at 12:38pm — No Comments
Ever had a client that you’ve been trying to persuade into changing it up a bit? Then, when you go away on vacation, she returns to you with a new look that you’ve been trying to get her to have for ages! She listened to someone else, but your advice had been falling on deaf ears!…Continue
Added by Damien Carney on November 4, 2014 at 1:49pm — No Comments
LEARN HOW-TO CREATE THESE TWO LOOKS TONIGHT!
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"Tonight is my Winter Bridal Hair webinar with @behindthechair_com. I will be teaching these two looks, plus…Continue
Added by BTC on October 27, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
If you’re cutting, coloring or dressing hair, sectioning is vital. It’s the roadmap and or blueprint of your design. It’s proven--if you were to draw out your sectioning pattern on a blank head sheet, you’ll have a much sharper, cleaner plan of action -- a mental and…Continue
Added by Damien Carney on October 17, 2014 at 8:28pm — No Comments
I only have magazines on hand that I want my clients to read during their salon visit (e.g. fashion, hair magazines. Vogue, W, the list goes on)--any kind of magazine that connects with the hair and fashion world. They are great for getting…Continue
Added by Damien Carney on October 16, 2014 at 2:49pm — No Comments
A common question from our clients with longer hair is “Can you frame my face without losing my perimeter length or adding lots of layers?”
To that we say, “of course we can!” And there are some specifics to take into consideration to do so.
Andrew Carruthers, education director for Sam Villa®, takes us through this…Continue
Added by Sam Villa on September 25, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments
Do you have plans for November 2 & 3? How about Miami! Schwarzkopf Professional Essential Looks 2014 is coming up at the fab Hotel Miami Downtown! Come see me Damien Carney Professional, Kim Vo, Kathy Simon, Rossa Jurenas, and Antony Whitaker -- we'll be…Continue
Added by Damien Carney on September 29, 2014 at 4:59pm — No Comments
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Written by Lya Navarra, Contributing Editor for Sam Villa.
It’s all in the rhythm and it’s the rhythm that’s gonna’ get you! Get you on the right track, that is!
In the video below, Sam is going to show us a couple of cool tricks on how to work smart with our hands to control our braids. Often times, the beginning of our braids can be difficult, maybe even a bit messy. The middle and end seem to be easier and cleaner.
Added by Sam Villa on September 26, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
W magazine celebrates The New Royals with an editorial praising "women who totally rule," shot by Inez Van Lamsweerde + Vinoodh Matadin, with hair styled by Thanos Samaras for amika.…
Added by amika on September 23, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
This is it – the last of the series of razor techniques and Sam finishes up with a dramatic fringe!
Before we sum it all up let’s review the first three razor haircut techniques:…Continue
Added by Sam Villa on September 20, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
It’s time to amp up the blow dry and it starts with strategic airflow. The first thing you should do when you pick up your blow dryer is position the nozzle or concentrator at a 45-degree angle for maximum airflow. It will not only dry hair faster and smoother, it will take the strain off of your wrist.…Continue
Added by Sam Villa on September 12, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
Added by Sam Villa on September 5, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
In part 1 of this razor haircut you will learn how to create textured chaos in shorter hair using a razor with a straight edge, your blending shear and the blow dry as you go technique! Let’s get started.
For years now, Sam has been telling us to think, do and …Continue
Added by Sam Villa on August 26, 2014 at 4:40pm — No Comments