Bright and bold isn’t for everyone and that’s ok. Sometimes clients just want a subtle update to give them a fresh new feel. Due to the change in season, you’re going to see more and more clients coming in that are looking for a temporary shade or an update of their tried and true tone, keep reading to see our favorite picks of the season for the low-maintenance individual in your chair.
This year, Matrix/Biolage artists were nominated in a record number of 14 nominations in 9 categories at the 2019 NAHA Awards. The awards were hosted this past Saturday, January 26th at the Performing Arts Center in Long Beach — 5 Matrix/Biolage artists took home the honors in 4 categories. Long Beach will be the new home of the NAHA’s and it proved to be a welcomed change of venue. It was a beautiful night in California, welcoming all of the artists with that beautiful Southern California weather that they are best known for. With an eventful Red Carpet, exhilarating performances, and a larger than life afterparty, the night was a true celebration for the artists!
Black Panther was the big winner of the night and Emily Blunt and John Krazinski definitely won for #couplegoals. Warming our hearts – is there a cuter couple in Hollywood?! Stars and starlets walked the Red Carpet and took the stage, dazzling in high fashion and donning the latest beauty trends. Taking us backstage, hair artists Jennifer Yepez, Larry Sims, and Sunnie Brook Jones for Matrix and Biolage are giving us the steps to some of Hollywood’s most coveted looks. Take a peek at the styles they created for Laura Harrier, Danai Gurira, and Elisabeth Moss below –- you don't want to miss these celebrity styles!
Ever fall in love with a color only to find that it just doesn’t work on your strands? Certain shades pop on different hair lengths. Your hair is essentially a canvas for your color, which means that a bad cut may do your fresh shade a major injustice. Check out five complimentary cuts for every hue under the sun.
These subtle shades can warm up any look, creating softness within your style that pairs perfectly with any and all anti-aging efforts.
Madeline Brewer became a household name as soon as Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale was released. Fans for the show, and for Maddie, have been growing ever since! Her hair color has always proven to be a shining point for her style and has cemented her iconic look. With a color palate like hers, a simple style can go a long way. Mara Roszak for Biolage knew exactly the style she wanted to create for her Red Carpet debut. "I wanted to create an effortless, gorgeous full blow out with a gentle wave for Maddie!" Said Roszak.
From her viral “I neva freeze” Golden Globes video with Lupita Nyong’o and Michael B. Jordan to her fierce Red Carpet ensemble, Danai Gurira shined bright at the 2019 awards. Donning a metallic-red Rodarte dress, Louboutin heels, and Fred Leighton jewels – Danai ‘s hairstyle needed to hold its own. To get a complete look, Larry Sims for Biolage created a simple yet sophisticated upstyle, complete with a dazzling hair broach. Using Biolage stylers to get the look, Larry Sims utilized Danai’s natural texture, capitalizing on her wave and curl pattern.
Amidst the major “B-word” moment on the Red Carpet, everyone emerged in total BABE style. Chrissy Metz may have had a major hot-mic snafu, but in the end, no one can deny her sweetheart nature and love for fellow actresses in the biz. On the Red Carpet, Chrissy Metz opted for an empire waist bright red dress that was classic and chic! The custom Tanya Taylor dress with puffy embellished sleeves had a vintage look that suited her well. Marc Mena for Matrix worked with Metz to craft this look. Of the style, he noted “Chrissy wanted a 70’s inspired look, but we also wanted to put a modern twist on it. The inspiration came from the big hair that was shown on the SS19 runways, but polished for a red carpet moment.”
On the Red Carpet, Penelope Cruz has always proven to be a showstopper. Her wardrobe, always flawless, only goes to complement her naturally gorgeous hair and skin. A delicate balance needs to be made to bring together a total look from head to toe, and this year George Papanikolas, Matrix Celebrity Stylist for Matrix helped her get just that. The American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace actress donned a beautiful upstyle that highlighted all her best features!