2014 MTV Movie Awards: Men Stole the Show

2014 MTV Movie Awards: Men Stole the Show

A shirtless Zac Efron was a highlight at the MTV Movie Awards last night, and so were the hip men on the red carpet. They pretty much overshadowed the women with slick and textured longer toped fades, spikes, natural texture, and sleek trims. See the looks.

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How to Create Loose Waves or a Smooth Beveled Finish With Your Styling Brush & Blow Dryer

How to Create Loose Waves or a Smooth Beveled Finish With Your Styling Brush & Blow Dryer

Put down your round brush and pick up your styling brush & blow dryer to create loose waves or sleek polished hair with bevel and movement. Learn how!

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Sleek Mohawk: Robert Wilson on the CW’s “The Originals” Set

Sleek Mohawk: Robert Wilson on the CW’s “The Originals” Set

Mohawks are returning – in the form of braids, volume and even the original – shaved sides with a long straight strip down the center. Stylist Robert Wilson shows how to create a sleek Mohawk on the CW’s set of “The Originals.”

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Sam Villa Razor Cutting: How To Create Volume & Texture in Fine Hair

Sam Villa Razor Cutting: How To Create Volume & Texture in Fine Hair

Here’s a technique that is great for fine hair! Achieve more volume in fine hair by disrupting the cuticle using this razor backcombing technique from Sam Villa.

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Urban Chic Ponytail Hardware

Urban Chic Ponytail Hardware

Ponytails come and go, but the hardware Eugene Souleiman incorporated into textured urban ponytails for the Missoni SS14 show at London Fashion Week will be hard to forget – WOW!

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Redken Session Stylists Create Gorgeous Hairstyles at Toronto Fashion Week

Redken Session Stylists Create Gorgeous Hairstyles at Toronto Fashion Week

Chief Hairstylist at Toronto’s World Mastercard Fashion Week Jorge Joao and Assistant Lead Stylist Cindy Duplantis as well as Redken Artist Kevin Lewis relied on the Sam Villa Professional Ionic Blow Dryer & Sam Villa thermal brushes to create beautiful runway styles.

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Razor Danger

Razor Danger

Beware when cutting fine lifted hair with a razor. The integrity of fine lifted hair can be compromised by the cutting action of a razor. Instead, use this tool when texturizing to prevent breakage.

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Watch the Sam Villa Special Artistic Presentation at the 2014 Stylist Choice Awards

Watch the Sam Villa Special Artistic Presentation at the 2014 Stylist Choice Awards

Artistic inspiration is everywhere; you just have to be open to seeing it. For the Behind the Chair Stylist Choice Artistic presentation, Sam Villa and his ArTeam* channeled their inner warriors. Watch the special presentation!

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Sam Villa Awarded 2014 Favorite New Company at Stylist Choice Awards

Sam Villa Awarded 2014 Favorite New Company at Stylist Choice Awards

What does it take to win Behind the Chair Stylist Choice Award for Favorite New Company? Good people! Stylists voted for Sam Villa as favorite new company because it’s a hairdresser’s company, a company that understands what it takes to make a living behind the chair everyday.

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Hair Brush Guide – Choosing The Right Brush For The Technique

Hair Brush Guide – Choosing The Right Brush For The Technique

Choosing the right brush can reduce styling time and improve results…a bonus when behind the chair, and a necessity when on platform, set or backstage. Sam Villa bases his selection on the technique he’s doing and the desired result. Take a look at our hair brush guide for tips that may save you time behind the chair.

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