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Showtime in Florida

Dec 01 2005 | By American Salon Staff
Florida in August is hot to begin with, but just ask the 43,000-plus beauty professionals who flocked to Orlando on August 28-29, and they'll tell you it was even hotter at the Premiere...
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This holiday season, Billy suggests an easy way to remember those who haven't been as fortunate this year as some of us.

Dec 01 2005 | By Billy B.
Because I'm from Mississippi and have many good friends who still live there and on the Gulf coast, Hurricane Katrina certainly hit close to home for me. Fortunately, my family lives in...
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Legally Bound

Dec 01 2005 | By Nancy Griffin
Like most businesses, salons are subject to a broad range of legal applications that must be enforced to ensure the safety of not only their clientele but also their employees, and their...
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Why we love you

Dec 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
For most of us here at American Salon, the holiday season is a really fun time of year in New York. The city is bustling with shoppers and tourists, the restaurants and theaters are booked...
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And Counting

Nov 01 2005 | By American Salon Staff
Great education, a stellar lineup of top-drawer talent and a silver anniversary: Beauty pros had plenty of reasons to celebrate when John Paul Mitchell Systems hosted A Signature...
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Backstage at the Spring 2006 Collections during New York's Fashion Week, Ruth creates versatile looks for 7th Heaven star Beverley Mitchell.

Nov 01 2005 | By Ruth Roche
Fashion week has more than one dimension. The obvious one is the designers' shows themselves—the clothes, the runway models, the crowds in the tents. But the other dimension—...
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Driving the Message Home

Nov 01 2005 | By American Salon Staff
Public Image Ltd. Salon, based in Wayne, NJ, recently hosted a beauty makeover event for students at Wayne Valley High School to raise awareness of the dangers of drinking and driving and to...
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When the Going Gets Tough

Nov 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
It's Saturday, and you have another crazy day ahead of you at your salon. You're booked solid, one of your staffers has called in sick and another one is running late, your accountant...
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Natural Wonder

Nov 01 2005 | By Kelley Donahue
Pumpkin—that perennial favorite used in holiday cooking—is headed straight out of the patch and into the salon this season. That's the word from the beauty gurus at Zaz...
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Big Business

Nov 01 2005 | By Brett Vinovich
Hardly a day goes by that I don't stop to realize that I really do have one of the best jobs in the world. As publisher of this magazine, it's been my great privilege to visit salons across...
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