Under The Dryer

Hair in a Bundle!

Get hair bundle specials on (from left) Filipino curly, Russian Body
Wave, Peruvian Straight, Malaysian Natural Wave and Brazilian Body Wave
that you can safely colour and style to your preference, one-night-only
on Take Style Out, October 2, 5:00 pm-10:00 pm.

Take Style Out (TSO) has got you covered from head to toe -- everything you need to get glammed up will be discounted at participating locations islandwide on Thursday, October 2nd -- leaving you with enough cash to go out the Friday after in your brand-new attire. Ahead of the big night, Under the ... Read More

Marsha Lumley before and after (PHOTO: GARFIELD ROBINSON) GIrls' night out with Mary Kay
Stuffed on Mother's Day brunch bites early in the day, your Under The Dryer team took our Sunday eve ... Read More

Clarke Because I'm worth it!
A repeat visitor to our fair isle, San Juan based L’Oréal Paris international artist Da ... Read More

Daniel De La Torre Daniel De La Torre L’Oréal Paris International Artist
Your Get The Look dream team wedges itself between the abundant stock of L’Oréal Paris ... Read More

Backstage pass: NYFW Fall/Winter 2014 Edition

Saturday, February 15, 2014    


As the fashion crowd sits front row in London-town for the current wave of Fall/Winter 2014 collections, your Under The Dryer Team takes you behind the runway sets, elaborate and minimal alike — thanks to our friends at MAC Cosmetics — to bring you some of our fave beauty looks, from the Thursday-wrapped New York Fashion Week, poised to become the next big things as the weather cools later in the year. Naturally, ALTUZARRA Make-up Artist: Tom Pecheux FACE 1 MINERALIZE MOISTURE S ... Read More


Saturday, January 25, 2014    

Your Under The Dryer team will hold exclusive audience with MAC Cosmetics Director of Make-up Artistry, the Jamaican-born Romero Jennings, next week. During his visit, Jennings will walk us through the fabulous trends of Spring 2014, so stay tuned to these pages — you won't want to miss it! Read More

Red Carpet Hair: 2014 Golden Globe Awards

Saturday, January 18, 2014    

Inspiration: Sandra Bullock. Model: Camille McDonald

In this week's issue of Under The Dryer we turn our focus to some of the fantastic 'dos that came down the red carpet last Sunday at the 71st Annual Golden Globes in Beverly Hills, California. Wardrobe and hair stylist and fashion designer Lisa McIntosh of the House of Neahlis, recreates some of our favourite styles from the awards bash with a few models including Camille McDonald of America's Next Top Model fame, and Sue Gregg on make-up. Take a look at what we came up with! Inspiration: Sandr ... Read More

In Living Colour

Saturday, January 04, 2014    

We spotted Kimisha (right) out with gal pal Lelieka Barnes, Cîroc’s assistant brand manager, spirits at X.Clusive by Cîroc on New Year’s Eve.

Our Get the Look glam squad spotted Adam and Eve Day Spa proprietor Kimisha Walker sporting a hot new two-layered, three-toned look at X.Clusive by Cîroc on New Year’s Eve. We loved the 'do so much, we just had to get the details on how to recreate it. Stylist at Adam and Eve Day Spa Karelle Brown shows us how to go from drab to fab in five easy steps! TIP: We definitely recommend continuous treatments, to maintain this style and to avoid breakage. But you can visit Adam and Eve Da ... Read More

Haute HAIR for the NEW YEAR

Saturday, January 04, 2014    

Kelesia Pottinger
enhanced the style ante
on her wavy ’do with a
fab side-swept bang.
Proprietor of Kandi's
Kollection Candice Murray
went with a loose, wavy
ombré for her New Year's
Eve party look.

What’s trending for 2014? Under the Dryer award-winning stylist Marsha Robinson tells. Now that the ball has dropped, the champagne has been popped, and the resolutions have been made, it's out with the old and in with the new. Stay ahead of the pack by styling out in one of these fresh ‘dos. Ombré If you missed the boat the first time, you're in luck; the dipdyed, two-toned ombré trend is back! If you're the type of woman who's not afraid to show that adventurous str ... Read More


Saturday, December 07, 2013    


The stylist, fashion merchandiser and UTech student annotates a breakdown of her look. EYES "Mascara is not an everyday must for me because I have the most curly eyelashes that can make application hard, but when I do feel in the mood to be all fancy I reach for Maybelline Great Lash. My mother believes that when all else fails, eye liner is a must, and slowly but surely she's been getting me into the habit as well. It's safe to say I have permanently borrowed my mom's Physicians Formula Shimm ... Read More

Power of three

Saturday, November 23, 2013    


The adage “it takes a village…” definitely applies in the entertainment industry. Behind every star and every personality, there is a team of professionals who ensure the brand remains intact and on point — from film crews, managers, and agents to publicists, image consultants and caregivers. To give you a glimpse into this world, Under The Dryer pops in on recording artiste Ce'Cile, at the start of a typical day — brewed coffee in hand — as she gets her hai ... Read More


Saturday, November 23, 2013    

for MAC

The 2013 holiday season is shaping up to be one of the most glamourous ones yet! Sultry Bajan beauty Rihanna has teamed up with MAC Cosmetics to release the final instalment of her three-part collaboration with the beauty giant — the RiRi Hearts MAC Holiday Collection! Selling out in record time, the RiRi Hearts MAC series has proven to be one of the most highly anticipated collections of the year. We expect the latest in the series to also be in high demand, so get those wish lists ready ... Read More

Under The Dryer: The Rockstar

Saturday, October 19, 2013    

THE BIG REVEAL: Tessanne Chin wows with a multi-flaxen, side-swept
mohawk, courtesy of her stylist Lisa Hutchinson of Lisa's Full Service Salon.
Business to the left, party to the right.

Before heading off to Hollywood, recording artist and The Voice MVP Tessanne Chin heads to Lisa Hutchinson, at Lisa's Full Service Salon in New Kingston, to take her coif into edgier territory. Come, let's take you behind the scenes -- here's how to get the look! THE ARSENAL From Redken's Smooth Lock line, Lisa uses: 1. The Smooth Lock shampoo to nourish Tessanne's hair, improve manageability and to protect against damage. 2. The Smooth Lock conditioner to combat frizz and to revitalise the ... Read More

Under The Dryer: The beautiful earth edge

Saturday, October 12, 2013    

Dr Veronica Reid

Owner and manager of Beautiful Earth Natural Hair Haven Dr Veronica Reid is always on the move. Between running a bustling salon, manufacturing a line of organic hair and skincare products, and raising her eighth-month-old daughter, she gets very little time off her feet, let alone time to enjoy the services her salon provides. Under the Dryer joined the super-mom as she treated herself to a touch-up of her punk rock tresses before joining a few of her clients for their own stylish transformatio ... Read More



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