Hair, Beauty & Fashion News
Primary by Saco
Montreal, Québec, Canada - London Creative Directors Richard Ashforth and Charmaine Piche will be demonstrating the latest designer hairstyles collection Primary though a series
of lectures and hands on work in Montreal. If you weren't able to make it to the London Alternative Hair Show, this is a great opportunity to see the international talent in Montreal.
There's a seminar on November 10th 2009 and there are hands on classes on November 11th and 12th 2009. Visit the Saco Hair website for more details.
Saco is a new hairdressing salon, spa and hair school based in London's Covent Garden and Montreal's Notre Dame West. Offering hairdressing education and seminars and contemporary hair styling.
About the collection:
Primary is designed to illustrate a purity of shape discipline of technique. The hairstyles collection is inspired by the New Wave movement of the late 70s & early 80s. Post-punk artists in the UK, US & Germany led the way towards a
new no-frills approach to the arts. This anti-pop culture reflected the bleak horizons of the times, producing dark and sombre visions which embraced new technologies and simplified structures.
Cosmoprof Asia 2009
Hong Kong - This year celebrating its 14th edition, Cosmoprof Asia has long been heralded as the region’s leading beauty, health and wellness exhibition. The statistics speak for
themselves: 1 300 exhibitors forecast for 2009, representing 36 countries (including 17 country and group pavilions from Australia, Mainland China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea,
Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, UK and USA) and 39 000 visitors expected from around the world.
The Fair will be hosted at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre from 11 to 13 November. All exhibits will be organised into five easy-to-locate sectors, namely, “Retail-Distribution” for perfumery,
cosmetics and toiletries, “Natural Health” for health food & beverages, “Packaging” including raw materials, machinery and private labels, “Beauty Salon” and “Hair Salon” for their respective specialised and
professional products and equipment.
Apart from the comprehensive exhibits scope, al full programme of networking and education events will also be offered at this year’s event. “It is paramount to keep abreast of the latest developments, progress
and happenings to stay on top in these challenging economic times. Therefore we partnered with key players of the cosmetic industry and influential media representatives to present innovative ideas, solutions
and analysis of this industry through a rich calendar of side events,” said Laura Zaccagnini, International Strategy Manager of Cosmoprof Asia.
Key events in-line with the exhibition include the Cosmoprof Asia Spa Conference, which is developed together with AsiaSpa Magazine, the region’s leading spa, wellbeing and travel lifestyle magazine. As the
official media partner of the Spa Conference, AsiaSpa Magazine will gather a panel of industry insiders to discuss various issues faced by the industry and ways to move towards greater success in the future.
“We are proud to be the official media partner for the Cosmoprof Asia Spa Conference. With our expertise in the spa field and the professional organisation of Cosmoprof Asia team, we are aiming to provide
people in the spa industry – therapists, hoteliers and beauticians – a full-day, high calibre and insightful conference chaired by leading minds from the spa world,” said Olivier Burlot, Managing Director of
The first BaByliss PRO Asian hair competition, BaByliss PRO on Stage, will also be held in Hong Kong this year. Cosmoprof Asia is proud to be selected to host this event. At this final stop of the BaByliss Pro
Asian tour, winners from local country competitions like Mainland China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand will vie for the top place in styling creativity and talent. Jim Roberts, Show and Education Director
from RUSK, has been invited to judge the competition and present the latest styling techniques. This will be a truly inspirational and educational experience for all those present!
Cosmoporof Asia 2008 Show Photos:
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Tessa's Head Shave for Cancer Research
Canterbury, Kent, UK - On Thursday 22nd October 2009 Tessa had her head shaved to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The event took place at the school she works at in Canterbury, Kent, UK. She was aiming to raise £500 but
managed to raise even more than that.
She also wanted to donate her hair to make into wigs for those who have lost their hair due to treatment for their cancer.
Tessa gave up her long hair to support a cause close to her heart. Please, take a moment to help this good cause by donating. Small or large, all donations count.
Visit www.justgiving.com/tessafrizelle to donate.
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