Professional Hair & Makeup Show Returns to Pasadena on June 28-29

Countless makeup artists, hair stylists, vendors, manufacturers and enthusiasts will journey to the Pasadena Convention Center on June 28 and 29 for PHAMExpo to discuss, display, discover and learn from internationally famous beauty experts. Returning for its second year, the two-day hair and makeup show promises to be the ultimate place to discover the latest and greatest products, cutting edge technology and up-to-the-minute hair, makeup and nail trends. Highlights include discounted shopping opportunities, seminars by the industry's top experts, and demonstrations by some of the world's most talented artists and stylists.

PHAMExpo is a great place to learn professional hair and makeup secrets from top artists working in the print, fashion, film, TV and theater industries. Talented artists this year include Sam Fine, Damone Roberts, Frank Galasso, Scott Barnes and British Internet sensations, Nic and Sam Chapman of Pixiwoo. Additional headline speakers include Big Sexy Hair founder Michael O'Rourke from Rock Your Hair and Donna Mee from Empire Makeup Academy who will be teaching a master class. These artists and more will be both educating and demonstrating techniques and styles throughout the weekend on three separate stages. Nail art will be highlighted this year, when it takes center stage at this year's brand new PHAMEous Nail Competition, which will be taking place on both Saturday and Sunday.

Additional skills that every professional and aspiring artist should have, including "Career Marketing," "How to Build a Makeup Kit," "Building a Beauty Brand" and "How to Photograph your own Portfolio" will also be part of the professional development series of seminars.

The show's sponsors, which include Naime's Beauty Center, Royal & Langnickel Beauty Collection and Lime Crime will all have a major presence at the show. Cutting edge and sought-after beauty brands such as ARDELL Lashes, Zuca, Chella Brow & Eye Collection, China Glaze and Anastasia Beverley Hills will be well represented as well as industry pioneers and popular favorites INGLOT, Laura Mercier, Smashbox Cosmetics and Make Up For Ever.  

PHAMExpo will be held Saturday, June 28 and Sunday, June 29 at the Pasadena Convention Center located at 300 Green Street, Pasadena, CA. More details on speakers, educators, vendors and special events are at or on Facebook @PHAMExpo.