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Education to GO

Nov 01 2005 | By Robbin McClain
In its 80-plus years, the International Beauty Show in New York has gained a reputation for its stellar educational lineup. From razor cuts to high-lift color techniques, IBS New York...
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When a client gives you complete artistic freedom, it's time to let your imagination soar—and your confidence kick in.

Nov 01 2005 | By Billy B.
I think you'll agree that if you ask any makeup artist or hairdresser what makes a perfect client, they'll tell you that the ideal situation for any of us is having a client who is inspired...
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A Family Affair

Nov 01 2005 | By Carrie Watson
For the Ciampa family in Lexington, MA, beauty is the tie that binds. Together, brothers Tony, Philip, Jr. and Joe Ciampa help manage the four salons their father, Philip, started 30 years...
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Burning Desires

Nov 01 2005 | By Kelley Donahue
What do Bill Gates, Martin Luther King and Vidal Sassoon have in common? Each of these visionaries had an idea that they turned from potential into solid reality, ultimately impacting our...
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Making Sense of Statistics

Nov 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
Both this month's cover story and our "Southwest Flavor" feature make me think affectionately of my friend Maritza. She's a huge fan of Latin music and dance, and she possesses a very unique...
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Do the Twist

Nov 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
If there's a single word to describe the trend in hair today, it's texture. And no one knows this better than the perm experts at Avlon Industries. Their Ferm conditioning curl and body perm...
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American Salon welcomes celebrated London stylist and two-time British Hairdresser of the Year award winner Beverly C as our newest columnist.

Nov 01 2005 | By Beverly C
I'm absolutely thrilled to be writing this column for American Salon and look forward to sharing with you news from the London salon scene, especially my artistry, technical and business...
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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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Horst Rechelbacher 50 Beautiful Years

Oct 01 2005 | By Kelley Donahue
A Beautiful Mind Horst Rechelbacher is indeed a man of many talents. Not only a brilliant entrepreneur who forever changed the face of the professional beauty industry when he...
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