Hair

San Diego born and raised, Maxwell Hoffman is a budding world historian…

More than two dozen people gathered at the V Collective on Monday July 13th—completely crowding the hair studio—looking forward to honing their own hairstyling techniques from the lessons of a master stylist. Folks of all degrees of experience, ranging from local cosmetology schools to professionals who have over a decade of time spent wielding scissors, hoping to refine their trade had a chance at a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn from the celebrity and editorial stylist Jerrod Roberts. David and Tina Valencia, always pioneering for ways to set the V Collective apart from other studios, invited Jerrod to come down from...

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Isse Hair show in Long Beach California…

Chinese New Year for some reason always feels like the official start of the new year for us. With the craziness of the holidays behind us, it allows us to take the time to clear out the old and bring in the new. We attended the International Salon and Spa expo in Long Beach.  The highlight of the show was a "Ted Talk" of sorts with Tabatha Coffey.  She got down to the nitty gritty and we loved every minute of it, as it assured us we are leaders in our industry  ensuring you have a great experience at V Collective. We...

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Tribute to Oribe Canales

"It was extraordinary," said Oribe himself. "I have never experienced anything quite like it. It was a once in a lifetime kind of experience that I think everyone there will remember. I certainly will!" Larger than life is how I would describe Oribe Canales. It was 10 years ago when David and I went to Vegas for the Oribe class. Class is such an understatement for what would turn out to be the most inspirational class that I have EVER attended. For those of you that know me, I have been to MANY classes/shows and there has yet to be another...

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