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Adopt A Shelter

Sep 01 2005 | By Salon's Against Domestic Abuse
Domestic abuse statistics in the United States are horrifying: Each day, four women in this country are murdered by an intimate male partner; every 15 seconds, a woman is battered by an...
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Sep 01 2005 | By Kelley Donahue
If you've been looking for a creative way to take clients' strands from curly to straight in record time, the search is over. Bio Ionic's ReTeXpress harnesses advanced ionic technology to...
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Hello Kiddie

Sep 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
Ask any stylist and they'll tell you cutting kids' hair is easy—once you've learned every last trick in the book for helping them stay still and safe in your styling chair. Ivan Zoot...
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Handle with Care

Sep 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
Clients may fight frizzies in summer and flyaways in winter, but no matter what time of year, their hands always take a beating. With this in mind, Simone, director of reflexology and...
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Frederic and his team shine a spotlight on easy glamour and help spark a Russian revolution at the fall Diane Von Furstenberg collection.

Sep 01 2005 | By Frédéric Fekkai
I absolutely love being part of New York Fashion Week, an event I've long considered to be the premiere stage for showcasing trends to the entire world. This season, as in previous ones, I...
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Political Pampering

Sep 01 2005 | By American Salon Staff
For the sixth year in a row, the Professional Beauty Federation (PBF) hosted more than 800 legislators and their key staffers at Welcome to Our World, an educational event that...
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Finding the happy medium between pushing a client to try something new while also achknowledging the risks involved is a dine line. Billy explains why.

Sep 01 2005 | By Billy B.
I think all of us would agree that the dream client is one who completely trusts our creative instincts. For hairstylists, I would imagine it's the woman who walks in, sits in your chair and...
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Step Right Up

Sep 01 2005 | By Carrie Watson
Some salons thrive on walk-in customers, others are strictly by appointment. We asked salon pros whether they market to unscheduled clients and what percentage of their business comes...
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Fresh Paint

Aug 01 2005 | By Kelley Donahue
When it comes to delivering instant gratification, LA's newest bastion of beauty on trendy West Melrose Avenue is literally hands and feet above the rest. Varnish—the brainchild of...
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Going Live

Aug 01 2005 | By Darice Gall
Ft. Lauderdale and New York will host the first two of American Salon's Operating Instructions—Live! conferences this September. These two-day meetings will be jam-packed with...
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