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Madison Wade

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the...

Clinton Norris

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the...

#ButterflyCircus

Nerd Contributor, Steve Kim, hit up Butterfly Circus and we gotta say…  We are pretty jealous! The Butterfly Loft Salon has been turning their Sherman Oaks, CA location into an educational hub of late. They introduced a new AMAZING class experience that’s one day and choked full of...

Nicole Barrera

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the...

Cynthia Valdez Jun23

Cynthia Valdez

Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.  Cynthia Valdez is kinda a badass kids.. We think you are going to love her too! You can catch her work on the...

DJ Riggs & Berr...

It comes as no surprise that this eclectic duo has established MAINENTRANCE Artists. A creative incubator designed to encompass the three pillars of our industry….Education, Salon, and Photography Production. Berry Bachen has been a leading professional in the beauty industry for over...

3 Reasons Periscope ...

For those of you who haven’t jumped onto the Periscope bandwagon, yet… we like to describe it as an interactive youtube channel.   It is beyond awesome for virtually a billion reasons and we are obsessed.   1. It is changing the educational landscape The world of Periscope is...

HairNerding Out

We met Steve Kim during the #SassoonSlumberParty a few months ago and he is truly a #HairNerd. Be on the lookout for his thoughts and adventures in education right here on The Hair Nerds! I once heard colorist, Lupe Voss, describe beauty school the best way possible. “Beauty School...

Paul Mitchell School...

12 years and still going strong, over 13,000 Paul Mitchell Future Professionals and staff raise money 3 months in a row for over ten charities. This year over 1.7m dollars were raised and the top 100 students who raised the most money were invited to The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles,...

8 #HairBabies weR...

[hair] [bey-bee-s] noun. Children of Hair Nerds. These kiddos have bathrooms stocked with all the latest products AND know how to use them. Hair Babies are eager to #NerdStalk, frequently dining with celeb stylists and regarding NAHA as a National holiday.   Here’s 8 Hair Babies...

Beauty Pitch

Sunday, July 12, 2015 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino – Las Vegas, Nevada 7:30am Breakfast  |  8:00am Program New to the Professional Beauty Association’s (PBA) Beauty Week, hosted by Cosmoprof North America, the Beauty Pitch is the ultimate brand presentation for every...

Ep. 10 RUcap: Dkoye ...

On this brand spanking RU season our friend Daniel Koye was the Season Seven, Episode One sponsor, which means we get to glam out and talk about our favs with someone who’s been up close and personal with the Diva’s themselves. Each week Daniel will recap his fav looks, what Dkoye...

Ep. 9 RUcap: Dkoye D...

On this brand spanking RU season our friend Daniel Koye was the Season Seven, Episode One sponsor, which means we get to glam out and talk about our favs with someone who’s been up close and personal with the Diva’s themselves. Each week Daniel will recap his fav looks, what Dkoye...

State Board – ...

Most of the time it seems we have a negative view of State Board, mostly because they leave us with hefty fines and our heart rate up a few beats. We talked to our friend Carleen Sanchez in Reno, NV who opened up her own home based salon and found that State Board can be a HUGE help and...

5 #TBT you may have ...

  Who doesn’t love to revisit awesome memories. Here’s 5 fun #TBT you have have missed out on last week!     Nina Kovner – @PassionSquared     #tbt to this special piece of ink… “It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I...

Ep. 8 RUcap: Dkoye D...

On this brand spanking RU season our friend Daniel Koye was the Season Seven, Episode One sponsor, which means we get to glam out and talk about our favs with someone who’s been up close and personal with the Diva’s themselves. Each week Daniel will recap his fav looks, what Dkoye...

8 Instagrams You Mis...

You think you’re having a good week… these people are doing what they love and living the dream. Take a peek into the lives of 8 amazing Hairdressers and see whats going on this last week in our crazy industry!   Ted Gibson & Jason Backe – @TedGibsonBeauty...

Ep. 7 RUcap: Dkoye d...

On this brand spanking RU season our friend Daniel Koye was the Season Seven, Episode One sponsor, which means we get to glam out and talk about our favs with someone who’s been up close and personal with the Diva’s themselves. Each week Daniel will recap his fav looks, what Dkoye...

Ep. 6 RUcap: Dkoye D...

On this brand spanking RU season our friend Daniel Koye was the Season Seven, Episode One sponsor, which means we get to glam out and talk about our favs with someone who’s been up close and personal with the Diva’s themselves. Each week Daniel will recap his fav looks, what Dkoye...

Andis Clipper Contes...

Elevate Your Career Win a chance to become an Andis platform artist and educator. 3 Finalists will be flown to Orlando for the Premier Beauty Show (May 30–June 1, 2015) where the winner will be introduced on the Andis stage. Learn From The Pros Stay in first-class accommodations while you...