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Must-Haves Tools Of The Season

Spring is around the corner, and, whether you work backstage, on the go or at the salon, it’s always a good idea to stock up on the latest hair products. Check out the top tools every stylist should have on hand this season.

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Welcome to Wakanda

If you’re not privy to the premise of Marvel’s Black Panther, Wakanda is a fictional place in East Africa that is home to the superhero Black Panther. Releasing today, the movie came to life this past week with a special presentation at NYFW named “Welcome to Wakanda.” It was a beautiful way to transport models and the audience alike into the heart of Wakanda.

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"Together We Inspire"- Matrix Destination 2018

Artists are always looking for fresh inspiration. On the daily, they turn to social media, magazines or most often nature, but sometimes what’s really important is the inspiration they draw from fellow artists. As a hair stylist – we are lucky to have so many inspirational sources all around us; whether it’s throughout the week at the salon, from the clients we see or in some cases from the educational events we attend to better ourselves.

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Top 3 Styles From London Fashion Week

Excited for a new season of fashion we highlight some of our favorite styles straight from the London runways! As the Official Haircare Product of London Fashion Week label.m knows how to take styles from sweet and sultry to vivacious and voluminous! Follow along below as we detail our top three styles from the shows!

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Marc Jacobs Is 60s Inspired This Season

Inspired by 1980’s haute couture, Marc Jacobs created a line that couldn’t be ignored. With elements inspired by Mugler, Yves Saint Laurent, and Ungaro, he made statement-making designs that capitalized on this era and even outshined it. For his Marc Jacobs’ FW2018 Show, his bows were bigger, pants fluffier and shoulders were seriously wider. There was a drama in his collection with the deep hues and bold hats but his outward hourglass figures and oversized coats didn’t send us running. Embracing his flare, when models weren’t wearing hats, their hair color did the talking. 

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Featured Artist: Neil Smith

With 18 years of industry expertise, Neil Smith is a hairdresser, a salon manager, an international platform artist and educator and an award-winning hairdresser. His images are clean and speak to not only the client but the inner artist in us all. His finished styles make us want to change the way we do hair as well as the way we wear it. From his shapes to silhouettes and the color in between his finished looks are ultimate goals for all of us. Take a peek at his beautiful styles and get to know more about Neil Smith below!

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Romantic Upstyle How-To - Sherri Jessee

The key to a great updo can sometimes lie in its simplicity. In this tutorial, Hair and Makeup Artist Sherri Jessee created a soft sweeping style. It is the perfect style to wear day or night, to a fancy affair or to a casual engagement. Follow along below to see exactly how she got the style!

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Alberta Ferretti Makes A Power Play On The Runway

In seasons past, Alberta Ferretti highlighted femininity in her ethereal approaches to fashion, however, as the mood of society and empowerment of women has taken on more power so have her designs. Her FW2018 runway showcased strong shapes, bold angles, and a thoughtful palette all designed to pay homage to the motivated woman of the 80s.

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The Week In Review + What Your Post-Gym Hair Needs More Than Dry Shampoo

Every New Year we set goals for ourselves, some we obtain, while others fall by the waste-side. It’s time to make the hair you want an attainable goal, and we’ve got the ways to help you get there. From healthier hair habits to improvements on the look and feel, read on to discover how to achieve your best hair yet!