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2005

Squeaky Clean

Apr 01 2005 | By Robbin McClain
Imagine it's a typical day in your salon—customers coming and going, stylists working on clients. Then, without warning, the inspectors for the state board of cosmetology walk in, pen...
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Stand Up and Be Counted

Apr 01 2005 | By Kerry Cannon
In the March issue of American Salon, we embarked on a research effort of sweeping proportions. We've identified a crucial shortage of consistent, reliable data about how the best salons operate...
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The Good Earth

Apr 01 2005 | By Kelley Donahue
After a long winter trapped in bulky socks and boots, tender tootsies need a little salvation. To the rescue come the rejuvenating new...
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Frédéric makes the starlets shine at a pre-Oscar beauty bash held in his Beverly Hills Salon

Apr 01 2005 | By Frédéric Fekkai
Everyone who's anyone in the entertainment world wants to look their very best, especially when the biggest awards show of the year rolls into town. It was Oscar week in Tinseltown, which is...
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Creative Space

Mar 01 2005 | By Robbin McClain
Location, light, learning. The new 11,000-square-foot Matrix Global Academy in New York City offers stylists and salon owners alike a personalized, inspirational approach to education. Created in...
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Out There

Mar 01 2005 | By Ruth Roche
I recently had the honor of being interviewed for a documentary film called One Life Project, directed and produced by James Morrison and his partner, Rachel Aceves. When James, the...
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Obsessions: Garren

Mar 01 2005 | By Jessie Levin
GARREN You can have it all. That is, if you're Garren, who began his reign as a beauty industry icon in the late 1970s when he took away Farrah Fawcett's signature wing curls for a Vogue spread...
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Technologically Speaking

Mar 01 2005 | By Elizabeth Rome
DAVID MEAS Hair on the Avenue (Sinking Spring, PA) "To date, we haven't seen the necessity to computerize. I do the accounting side on a computer, but not the front desk or...
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Look Both Ways

Mar 01 2005 | By Jessie Levin
Six years ago, Andreas Zafiriadis, owner of Salon Buzz in Chicago, decided that he wanted to bring the commitment to high-quality hairdressing associated with New York City salons into the...
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It's All About You

Mar 01 2005 | By Robbin McClain
The Beauty Box. Diva Studio. Hannah and her Scissors. Each a salon, each very different from the others. And that individuality is one thing that has always fascinated me about this industry...
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