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Jan 01 2006 | By American Salon Staff
1. SCRUPLES With the addition of two new MENZ 5 Minute Haircolor shades from Scruples, you can produce over 37 natural men's haircolor shades. MENZ 5 Minute...
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Get the new year off to a financially healthy start. Here, Billy shares his 10 favorite strategies for managing your heard earned money.

Jan 01 2006 | By Billy B.
I'm not the type to make New Year's resolutions. But if it takes rolling over a new year to set some new goals, then I'm all for it. I've been in the beauty business for a long time and have...
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An Industry United

Jan 01 2006 | By American Salon Staff
Just four months have passed since Hurricane Katrina destroyed countless salons and displaced tens of thousands of beauty professionals along the Gulf Coast. It will take years for the...
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Jan 01 2006 | By Robbin McClain
Is your salon's compensation plan profitable to your business, or is it costing you dearly in terms of your staff and your success? "The beauty industry has some of the highest payroll...
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Shine on

Jan 01 2006 | By Bonnie Gibbs
Achieving shiny, supple tresses can seem like an uphill battle for clients with dry, aging or stressed hair. But a new multi-step regimen from Bumble and bumble could put glossy locks within...
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Get Smart

Jan 01 2006 | By Brett Vinovich
The New Year is always about ways to improve yourself, from quitting smoking to dieting to a host of other good intentions. At American Salon, we thought about what a hairdresser's...
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Free Style

Jan 01 2006 | By Kelley Donahue
Textured, spiky hair—a perennial favorite among Hollywood hipsters and trendy fashionistas—continues to turn heads this season. This time around, the hottest crops fuse...
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Brad Johns, Clairol global color director and artistic director of Avon Salon & Spa, creates a haven of luxury with the opeing of his new color studio

Jan 01 2006 | By Brad Johns
Art has always been an important part of my personal and professional life, as well as my environment. Avon Salon & Spa is a beautiful space; in the six years that I've been here, I've...
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