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Saving the Earth

Oct 01 2005 | By American Salon Staff
In a show of support for the Endangered Species Act, the Aveda Corporation presented a collection of over 160,000 signatures to Representative Betty McCollum (D-MN) on Capitol Hill last July...
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United In Relief

Oct 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
As this issue of American Salon goes to press in early September, a scant two weeks after thousands of people in Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi found themselves homeless, helpless and in...
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Billy shares a few tried-and-true basics for creating a natural, beautiful look that simply oozes elegance.

Oct 01 2005 | By Billy B.
As makeup artists, I think it's in our nature to want to show our talent by using every trick we know to make a statement. I love a smokey eye and a pale lip, so I tend to focus on the eyes...
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Frederic bids a fond farewell to the fans of his monthly column.

Oct 01 2005 | By Frédéric Fekkai
It is with great nostalgia that I write this month's column for American Salon. Serving as a contributing editor for the magazine has been one of the most rewarding roles I've taken on in my...
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Stroke of Genius

Oct 01 2005 | By Carrie Watson
Yearning to give your salon a new coat of paint, but feeling a little hesitant? After all, your favorite tool is probably a pair of scissors—not a paintbrush. Worry not. With some...
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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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Oct 01 2005 | By American Salon Staff
1 MIZANI Humidity Resistant Mist, from the Mizani Masters Line, is a unique formula that helps to combat frizziness, especially for excessively curly or relaxed hair...
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Get Inspired IBS New York

Oct 01 2005 | By Robbin McClain
Ask top hairdressers where they get their creative inspiration and many mention the great cities of the world. Odile Gilbert likes to hit the streets of Tokyo to see the latest innovative...
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Help Us Cut It Out

Oct 01 2005 | By Brett Vinovich
For the past two years, American Salon has been proud to support the work of the National Cosmetology Association and Clairol Professional's Cut It Out program. The aim of this award-winning...
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Brad Johns, artistic director of Avon Salon & Spa, discusses the unique aspects of a mentor relationship and the impact it can have on your career.

Oct 01 2005 | By Brad Johns
As a haircolorist, I love what I do. I'm as excited today about my art as I was when I first started out in the business almost 30 years ago. One reason is because I was fortunate enough to...
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