The month of February may be one of the coldest, but at ALS we predict rising temperatures. Even if its a short month, our Artist of the Month , Josh Farrington, is known for his long sexy layers and red carpet styles. He’s the perfect antidote for hair that lacks TLC and we guarantee Cupid’s arrow will strike you with one swipe of his scissors!!
Q-1 How long have you been a NYC hairdresser?
JF-I’ve been a hairstylist in NYC for 8 years.
Q-2 What is your specialty when it comes to hair?
JF-My specialty would probably be attention to detail. Detailed adjustments to haircuts make all the difference .
Q-3 What are some of your predictions for the future in the beauty industry?
JF- Haircuts are so much more personalized than 10 years ago and I expect it only to continue. Geometrical haircuts with strong lines will have their turn again soon as clothing gets more futuristic each year.
Q-4 Give us a great tip for a bad hair day?
JF- Teased top knot takes 3 minutes. It’s chic, easily works with the natural texture of the hair, and can hide bad hair color temporarily!
Q-5 Who is your favorite style icon of all time?
JF-Linda Evangelista- timeless beauty, with just the right amount of edge.
Q-6 What music are you listening to on your I-pod these days ?
JF- Electronica dj Wolfgang Gartner is the man right now.
Q-7 Where besides NYC would you want to live?
JF- Melbourne, Australia- I’ve never been but the city has always peaked my interest . In my head it’s the perfect place.
Q-8 What’s the last film you saw?
JF- I haven’t seen it but would love to see the silent film “The Artist”.
Q-9 Who is your favorite fashion designer?
JF- Jean Paul Gautier is my all time favorite designer. Famous as he is, I feel he is still underrated
Q-10 What is your favorite ALS retail product?
JF- Moroccanoil Hair Spray has the right kind of hold without stiffness.
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