Want a new and incredibly gorgeous hair look for summer? Try the latest creation from Aveda Artist Charlotte Mensah — the reigning 2014 British Afro Hairdresser of the Year. The look is a geometric threading look, inspired by the regal, nomadic women of the Fulani tribe in West Africa, that is all about embracing one’s   Read full story ›


Grooming How-To:
3 Looks, 2 Minutes, 1 Product

For all you on-the-go men, we hear you: you want stylish hair that is achievable in mere minutes. Allen Ruiz, our Global Artistic Director for Hair Styling, is here to help with tips on creating 3 different looks in 2 minutes using 1 product. STYLE #1: Refined Edge This polished style is ideal for the   Read more ›


In Celebration of Beauty: NAHA

Each year beauty pros—from hair stylists and colorists, to makeup artists and full salon teams— are honored for their individual craft at the industry’s ultimate ceremony and celebration, the prestigious North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) presented by the Professional Beauty Association. Yesterday, the 2016 NAHA finalists were announced and we’re thrilled to see that Aveda   Read more ›


5 Wellness Tips
For Embracing Summer

With its sunny skies and lush foliage, the beach town of Encinitas, California is a haven for yogis and people seeking a more balanced lifestyle. Appropriately, it is also the home of Lemongrass Salon and Spa, a 2,500 square foot sanctuary that offers full salon and spa services, and guidance on how to live a   Read more ›


Aveda Artist TJ DeMarco

Honing in on the swagger of the well-styled man, TJ DeMarco —an Aveda Artist, barber and member of the Aveda Men’s education team— shares his thoughts on men’s grooming, a forecast on trends, and styling tips in this month’s “5 Minutes With Spotlight”: WHERE CAN WE FIND YOU: Franco’s Barbering at Rizzieri in Moorestown, New   Read more ›

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lead color soulmate

5 Tips for Finding Your
Color Soul Mate

Your hair is one of the first things people will notice about you, which is why the search for the perfect colorist should not be taken lightly suggests Ian Michael Black, Aveda Global Artistic Director, Hair Color. “If you find the right colorist, your hard work will be rewarded with a lasting relationship that is   Read more ›

Makeup How-To: Amethyst Eyes

Pair smoky violet eyes with sheer ochre lips for this dreamy makeup look

If you’re seeking color inspiration for the warm weather season, explore the look of Amethyst Dawn created by Aveda Global Artistic Director for Makeup Janell Geason, for our new Spring/Summer 2016 Makeup Collection Indian Sunset. Showcasing deep purple hues with muted rose, the colors of this look evoke the magical moment when dusk transforms to

Hair How-To: Sport Chic

High performance hair for high performers

Going for gold requires hair that matches your momentum. Enter this taut and cool ponytail styled by Aveda Guest Artist Paul Knights, last week, for the unveiling of the British 2016 Olympic team uniform designed by Stella McCartney for Adidas. “We wanted to create a wearable style that complemented the innovative sports technology designs,” Knights

The Robust Spirit of Nepal

A year since the devastating earthquakes in Nepal, the communities continue to rebuild.

In April 2015 a shocking 7.6 magnitude earthquake hit Kathmandu, Nepal. This was followed by a series of more than 400 major aftershocks of above 4 magnitudes through November 2015. Out of the 75 districts of Nepal, the earthquake affected 31 districts, and the total losses and damages were enormous, including lost lives, homes and