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RR: Yes, I worked with Sally Rand. My father worked with Faith Bacon, who was the big star before Gypsy Rose Lee. Burlesque stars all wore long hair and hairpieces. They considered hair their crowning glory. O: Adding hair or hairpieces is such a luxury. As a spokesperson for Look Good…Feel Better, I saw what an amazing process it was. One great thing you did for me was…remember the little girl who was so sick? You made her such a wonderful wig.

Regina styles The Beatles’ famous mop tops.

RR: Oh, yes. The thought of losing one’s hair is so overwhelming no matter what the reason. Having a hairpiece that looks natural and lets the head breathe is extremely important. I get mail

RR: You have to be serious. It’s hard work…finding the right hair, measuring carefully. You’re not just selling a wig. You have to feel that it’s going to be right if you really want to help your client and love what you’re doing for her. You want it to be something she will enjoy. When she wears it, she’ll think of you and smile. O: Any additional words of wisdom? RR: I remember one year that I worked with the Miss Universe pageant overseeing makeup and hair. Miss Greece came up to me and said, “I get nervous about how I should walk when I get in front of the judges.” I said, “Walk like you’ve already won.” And she did—and she won. I think that’s good advice for anyone.

Intercoiffure president Lois Christie shares the stage with Regina.

from people all over the country who want wigs. I fax them instructions on how to take measurements and ask them to send pictures of themselves and of hairstyles they like, and I go from there. O: I saw you on the Late Show with David Letterman talking about the wigs you do for pets! RR: That’s funny. I was just looking at the 2012 National Geographic Almanac. On page 48, they have a write-up on pet wigs and show three pictures of my Wiggles Dog Wigs. The article title is “Lifestyles of the Rich and Furry.” I just got my copy. O: What advice can you give hairdressers interested in working with wigs?

About the Author
Cuban-born Oribe (pronounced OR-bay) has combined session work with salon work for more than 30 years. He has contributed to virtually every fashion magazine and worked Oribe with an illustrious lineup of photographers, models and celebrities. He is the co-founder and creative director of Oribe Hair Care and currently operates Oribe Salon in Miami Beach, Florida. He and Ruth Regina have been friends for many years.

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LaunchPad - October 2011
Contents
Editor’s Notebook
In Touch
Runway Report
Star Struck
First Look
Inside Story
Brand New
Green Piece
Color Lab
Tool Talk
VIP
Salon of the Month
Milestones
Free Launch
First Person
Beauty 911
Saving Face
Quick Tips
Only Hue
Headlines
Portfolio
Clock-Stoppers
Wigging Out
I.Site
Advertiser Index
Flashback
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Inside Story
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Brand New
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Green Piece
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Color Lab
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Tool Talk
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - VIP
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Salon of the Month
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Milestones
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Free Launch
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LaunchPad - October 2011 - Beauty 911
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