Beauty LaunchPad - February 2013 - (Page 24)

IN TOUCH —Jillian Gordon Gender Bender Androge pushes the boundaries of gender construction and delivers a cutting-edge fusion of fashion and forceful style trends. Androge, the 2013 collection from the Co-directors: Karen Gordon, Amy Abramite; hairstylists: Sarah Koseck, Joseph Cartagena, Sylvia Kawa, Cliff Freeman, Twylla Jane; colorist: John Blue; photographer: Akin Girav; wardrobe stylist: Sam Ng; makeup: Chrisondra Boyd Cosmetologists Chicago Photo Trend Team, opts to steer away from the typical masculine or feminine stylings to deliver something a little more intriguing—a collection of androgynous looks that are infinitely adaptable, no matter the client. From bursts of color and innovative texture finishes to sexually ambiguous crops, the collection runs the gamut of creativity without succumbing to everyday gender constraints. “There is something very organic that happens at a photo shoot. My co-director, Amy Abramite of Chicago’s Maxine Salon, and I spent two months in planning,” notes codirector Karen Gordon. “On the day of the shoot, when all the creative forces came together, magic happened! We are all very proud of the work that represents the collective talent of Chicago.” …Teen Vogue dubs Sormé Treatment Cosmetics one of “Six Makeup Artist-Approved Indie Beauty Brands To Know”… 24 2.13

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Beauty LaunchPad - February 2013

Beauty LaunchPad - February 2013
Editor’s Notebook
In Touch
Runway Report
Star Struck
First Look
Inside Story
Color Lab
Male Order
Tool Talk
Salon of the Month
Head of the Class
Beauty 911
Only Hue
The Texture Trend
Oil Boom
One Cut/2 Ways
Free Launch
Quick Tips
Advertiser Index
World View

Beauty LaunchPad - February 2013