ShopJanuary 1, 2004 By: American Salon Staff American Salon
New releases from beauty manufacturers
1. CINDERELLA HAIRCinderella Hair has developed an electronic bond applicator that makes it easier to apply hair extensions. The heat can be adjusted to different settings for fine, medium, or coarse hair. (800) 332-9246.
2. L'OREAL CLASSIC SALON PRODUCTSL'Oreal Classic Salon Products introduces Hicolor Red HiLights. In just a single step, you can create vibrant red highlights on natural and color-treated dark hair. It takes 15 minutes with heat and 30 minutes at room temperature with a formula that creates multilevel lift and rich tonal quality. (800) 345-5014.
Hicolor Red HiLights
3. AMERICAN CREWFormulated with a unique blend of all-natural lime, orange, grapefruit, peppermint, and spearmint oils, American Crew's Citrus Mint line offers men a fresh and natural way to cleanse hair. The collection includes Active Shampoo, Cooling Conditioner, and Refreshing Body Wash. (800) 598-CREW.
American Crew's Citrus Mint line
4. BACK TO BASICSBack to Basics's new Vanilla Plum Collection contains vanilla plum shampoo and conditioner and soothing shower gel and body lotion. The collection uses a unique plum fortifying complex with vanilla plum and natural proteins that add strength, improve texture, restore elasticity, and protect locks, while moisturizing and protecting dry skin. (800) 456-9322.
Back to Basics's new Vanilla Plum Collection
5. DENNIS BERNARDDennis Bernard's Protector-Condition-Style Aid (PCS) contains a unique blend of essential ingredients including plant proteins and cuts style time by 30 percent. PCS makes coarse hair smooth, fine hair full, and also stops residual peroxide and color fade. (732) 308-3005.
Dennis Bernard's Protector-Condition-Style Aid (PCS)
6. MATRIXFor clients looking for curls without crunch, Matrix introduces Biolage Touchably Soft Styling products. The formulation of these products ensures long-lasting hold for all hairstyles, while a blend of botanical milk ingredients adds a dose of moisture for softness and shine. The line includes Shaping Cr%-Wax, Curl-Defining Cr%, and Smoothing Shine Milk. (800) 6-MATRIX.
Biolage Touchably Soft Styling products
7. L'ANZA INTERNATIONALThe Ultimate Treatment by L'anza is a professional-only, super hair strengthener and fortifier that repairs, protects, and provides inner integrity to all hair types. The five-step process gives intense conditioning for damaged hair and is a perfect precursor for any chemical treatment. (888) 487-3526.
The Ultimate Treatment by L'anza
8. GRAHAM WEBBEveryone loves second-day style, that textured and defined look you get when you wait an extra day between washes. Graham Webb's Brit Style Wax Pomade creates that look but makes the hair feel just-washed and touchably soft. The Pomade is created with synthetic carnauba wax, which gives it incredible texture and a soft, natural hold. When used on damp hair, natural emollients work to seal in moisture. (800) 456-WEBB.
Graham Webb's Brit Style Wax Pomade