Beauty Launchpad Magazine

JUN 2016

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106 | BEAUTY LAUNCHPAD | JUNE 2016 News —EMILIE BRANCH THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF HAIR Hairstyles are so much more than they appear, often refl ecting culture at large and historic moments in time. TIGI's power couple Anthony and Pat Mascolo know the importance of trendy tresses, which is why they have launched, an online "anthropology of hair." The site is dedicated to hair ethos, explored through the blurred lines of art, tradition and fashion. Check it out! apply within Ambitious hairdressing hopefuls with eyes on the top prizes fl ooded the Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Program with applications all spring. Wella Professionals' Hairdressers at Heart and the Beauty Changes Lives (BCL) Foundation established the competitive program, which celebrates the passion of aspiring stylists while honoring Vidal Sassoon's legacy, in 2012. Ten Basic winners will be awarded with 50- percent tuition coverage, while 10 Advanced winners will receive travel and course fees up to $5,000 to take part in a North American Sassoon Academy program. Winners can also expect their fair share of fame. As BCL President Lynelle Lynch explains, "Many Basic and Advanced winners have been featured in the pages of leading salon and beauty publications. This exposure elevates winners' personal brands in front of employers and the entire industry." Additionally, all applicants have the opportunity to showcase their dedication for professional hairstyling in front of a judging panel composed of some of the world's most accomplished hairstylists. Keep your eyes on for the scoop on deadlines for the fall contest. A brand-new site explores current and past hair trends.

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