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NYFW SS20: 80’s Inspired Tresses – and how to Achieve them

By: Sarah Federico Beauty and Lifestyle Writer   New York Fashion Week SS20 sets the precedent: 80’s inspired tresses reign supreme. Runways were dotted with slicked back coifs, center-parted waves, anything-but-basic pony’s and cornrows. Flowers, feathers and sparkles set the tone, showing that details really do make the difference between simple – and stellar. See three

Federico Takes 2nd Place at Hair Wars!

You can’t have an amazing Hair Show without a couple of swords and an amazingly choreographed bloody battle on stage. Federico has competed in Hair Wars for a while now and this year we proved that “The beast inside is not dead!” Our students came together as a complete team of Barbers, Cosmetologists and Estheticians

Festival Hair and Makeup Inspo

It’s almost Summer which means it’s officially FESTIVAL SEASON! People of all ages around the world are gearing up to see their favorite artists perform at huge venues surrounded by food trucks, art displays and like-minded fans. Now that you’ve finally decided on an outfit, it’s time to choose how you’ll do your hair and

Barbers and Bleach

Our Phase 3 Barbers here at Federico have been learning lots about bleach and color and what better way to get some experience than experimenting on your classmate’s hair!? From pastels to bright and vibrant neons, it’s obvious that our Barbers are having a blast under the instruction of Barber Educator, Mr. Dave. I paid

The Trendiest Prom Hairstyles

It’s Prom time!! Everyone that knows me knows how much I love this time of year. I went to Prom 10 years ago but I’ll never forget the excitement leading up to the big day. From picking out my dress to getting my hair done, Junior Prom and Senior Ball are two of my favorite

Fake it Til You Make it

Dreadlocks, drastic haircuts and bangs are probably the 3 styles that take lots of thinking and commitment. Because of that it’s hard to decide if we actually want to make that leap. Well, now we have the option to take these styles on a test drive to help make up our minds… Faux Bob Faux

Bantu Knots and Why They’re so Beautiful

It seems as though there are a lot of hairstyles that aren’t only beautiful, but seem to find controversy in the media. The edgy style known as Bantu Knots have found its way in the middle of numerous arguments and misunderstandings when assumed they were made popular by the latest singers and public figures. The