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Hair care, style tips and behind the scenes with one of the industry's leading professionals.

Tips from Wella: Prevent Hair Damage

Hair damage begins when the protective lipid layer within the cuticle is exposed to daily external influences. It is hard to determine whether hair is only lacking moisture or actually damaged. Only a professional diagnosis can identify the exact level of damage. MECHANICAL CAUSES Daily combing and stress through sharp brushes and combs. The delicate cuticle layer is stressed and … Continue reading

Get The Look: Wearable Art Gala

Shirley Gordon attended the first annual Wearable Art Gala  on Saturday, April 29, 2017  at the California African American Museum (CAAM) in Los Angeles. Actor and master acting teacher, Richard Lawson, and fashion designer, art collector and philanthropist Tina Knowles Lawson joined forces to establish the new WACO Theater Center, a non-profit art and performance center.  

Shirley Gordon 2017 NAHA Texture
Shirley’s NAHA 2017 Looks

Shirley Gordon submitted three looks in the Texture category for the 2017 North American Hairstyling Awards.

OLAPLEX: Revolutionizing Hair Color

Strands now offers a REVOLUTIONARY new salon service called OLAPLEX! If you thought you could never color your hair, think again. OLAPLEX is the solution! OLAPLEX makes the weakest hair strong. Your colored hair will be softer, shinier, and easier to manage with less frizz for weeks. The benefits of OLAPLEX: * Multiplies and rebuilds broken bonds in the hair during and after chemical … Continue reading

Shirley Gordon - Intercoiffure Spring 2014
Video Tutorial: The Perfect Faux Hawk

This faux hawk, presented at the Intercoiffure 2014 Spring Symposium in Boca Raton, Florida, was created by Shirley Gordon. In this short video she offers an overview and gives tips on shape and design. View Article from First Chair