Student Newsletter November 2017 Edition
PREPPING FOR THE SALON
MEET THE PROS
Farouk Systems Artist Salon: The Color Bar Cynthia Diersen is a salon owner and stylist in Houston, TX. She has mastered her craft with a specialty in color. Her 18 years in the industry have exposed her to some of the top names in hairdressing and have elevated her to accomplish a respected position with Farouk Systems, Inc. as a CHI Elite International Artist and CHI Executive Educator. Her love for learning new ways of working with hair, color and cuts keeps fueling her passion for sharing all that she discovers. Her talents have accomplished her a finalist position in the Creative Color category at the Behind The Chair awards as well as earning her the CHI Editorial Stylist of the Year 2017 award. Her expertise have been highlighted by Behind The Chair, Modern Salon, Mane Addicts, Miami Fashion Week and shows in Europe, Mexico and across the USA. Cynthia is a firm believer in sharing to engage and inspire her fellow stylists so they return to their salons with more confidence than before and elevate their skills to the next level!
Farouk Systems Artist Salon: Pyramid Hair Studio & Retreat With a hairdressing career spanning more than 35 years, Efrain Leiva has made his mark traveling around the globe educating and inspiring fellow artists. As a Farouk Systems International Elite Artistic Team member and Miss Universe and Miss USA stylist, Leiva captivates audiences with his fashion-forward yet achievable hairstyles and up-styles. Leiva’s creative abilities expands beyond his natural artistry of styling; he is also known for utilizing contrasting color techniques to enhance styles. Efrain’s passion for the beauty industry is matched only by his desire to teach others. He also holds his Instructors license for the State of Texas, Leiva believes that his role as a Farouk Systems’ educator is to spread the knowledge that he has gained over the years to guide others through their hair journey. Embodying positivity and humbleness, Leiva’s talents and personality have brought him far and given him unimaginable success.
- 13ULP (.4oz)
- 11I (8oz)
- Blue (.5oz)
Whisk thoroughly with 10vl CHI Color Generator Perfect Blush with CHI Shine Shades
- 10S (.5oz)
- 8R (cap full)
- Clear (1.5oz)
Whisk thoroughly with 10vl CHI Color Generator CHI Chromashine Pastel Yellow
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Efrian – Miss Universe Stylist
& living the American dream
- Divide the hair in 9 diagonal sections using apex as center of each sectioning. Using CHI Magnified Volume hair spray on base then roll the hair on 1 1/4 inch subsections and allow to cool with clips
- Remove curl clips comb through hair with wide tooth comb straight back for more fullness (back comb if needed on root areas)
- CHI Pliable Polish and a drop of CHI Silk Infusion, as your cocktail (emulsify in your hands) then run fingers through hair to comb down fly a way’s
- For that Crowning look-finish with CHI Royal Treatment Ultimate control Hair Spray and CHI Royal Treatment Rapid Shine Spray – remembering spraying too close will make the hair look wet and go flat much faster.