Paula Kent Meehan, cofounder of Redken, died Monday at her home in Beverly Hills.
Kent Meehan, 82, established the “Scientific Approach to Beauty” concept based on her dedication to developing products that respect the natural pH of the hair and skin. She also was a forerunner in teaching chemistry to hairdressers, enabling them to better serve their clients.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"