LaunchPad - December 2011 - (Page 8)

74 FEATURES 80 Readers Choice Awards The votes are in! Check out who earned your seal of approval in our eighth annual Readers Choice Awards 88 Rising Stars These hot new products are sure to turn heads in 2012 HAIR & BEAUTY 34 First Look The latest hair, skin and nail must-haves 40 Inside Story Aloxxi unveils its first round of stylers; Keratin Complex checks damaged strands into therapy 44 Brand New Australian-based Original & Mineral makes its US debut 46 Color Lab The latest color-crafting craves 48 Tool Talk Drool-worthy tools for head-turning styles CONTENTS COLUMNS 50 VIP Industry icon Ted Gibson shares his rise from military son to stylist for Angelina Jolie; American Culture’s Doreen Guarneri blazes a trail for gentler keratin treatments 58 Beauty 911 Say sayonara to split ends with these marvelous menders 60 Saving Face Red-ridding products for calming visages REGULARS 62 Quick Tips Fondue yourself a favor and check out these new tips on the favorite retro party dish TRENDSETTERS 26 Runway Report Wella Professionals goes messy; T3 keeps it clean; braids bombard the runway 14 Editor’s Notebook 16 In Touch 64 Free Launch 101 Advertiser Index COVER Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain/ Getty Images 98 I.Site New web must-clicks from Repêchage and TowelDry 32 Star Struck Go backstage with hair department head Jerry Popolis on the Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close set 54 Salon of the Month Hawaii’s Ryanjacobie Salon stays true to its roots 102 Flashback 2011: The good, the bad and the ugly 68 Only Hue Glam out with crimson lips 56 Milestones Logics spokesperson Gina Khan celebrates 25 years in the biz Designer: Christian Dior Runway Fashion Week 2011 Paris 70 Headlines Spray and play with these hairspray wonders 74 Portfolio Rodney Cutler rolls into a new dimension with The 3-D Experience Beauty Launchpad (USPS No. 022-881) is published monthly by Creative Age Communications, Inc., 7628 Densmore Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91406-2042. Subscriptions: U.S. $24 per year; Canada $48; other international $72. Periodicals postage paid at Van Nuys, California and additional mailing offices. Return undeliverable Canadian addresses to: Beauty Launchpad, P.O. Box 201, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 4R5 Canada. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Beauty Launchpad, P.O. Box 1072, Skokie, IL 60076-8072. 8 12.11 Images: photographer: Jon Moe; hair: Rodney Cutler, Dean Holcombe, Anthony Barrow and Heather Packer; colorists: Ben Stewart, Ivan Vasilyevich and Tim Suter; makeup: April Greeves; wardrobe stylist: Valissa Yoe (all clothing courtesy of Jean Paul Gaultier); assistants: Kelsy Osterman and Emma Heser

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of LaunchPad - December 2011

LaunchPad - December 2011
Editor’s Notebook
In Touch
Runway Report
Star Struck
First Look
Inside Story
Brand New
Color Lab
Tool Talk
Salon of the Month
Beauty 911
Saving Face
Quick Tips
Free Launch
Only Hue
Readers Choice Awards
Rising Stars
Advertiser Index

LaunchPad - December 2011