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2006

NCA Reorganizes and Expands Services

May 01 2006 | By American Salon Staff
The delegates to the 86th annual convention of the National Cosmetology Association (NCA) voted unanimously on March 3, 2006, to improve the way NCA provides member services, as well as...
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A Beautiful Mind

May 01 2006 | By Carrie Watson
Hairstylist and salon owner Lois Christie is giving new meaning to the term "full-service," particularly as it refers to salons. At her...
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Less is More

May 01 2006 | By Bonnie Gibbs
When Denver salon owners Charlie Price, Cameron Letterman and Kelly Anolin merged their salon with some business associates, the arrangement seemed like a good idea. As artistic directors of...
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Man of Honor

May 01 2006 | By Brett Vinovich
I was thrilled to be asked to serve on the dinner committee for this year's City of Hope Cancer Center's Spirit of Life Award because it was honoring my friend and colleague Rick Kornbluth...
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Start Your Engines

May 01 2006 | By Michael DeVellis
You've seen it at all the big beauty shows. You've experienced the low hum of the equipment and you've heard the industry buzzing with interest. Still, you wonder, should I incorporate...
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Brad Johns, Clairol Global color director and artistic director ofAvon Salon & Spa, tells how to keep this summer's hottestshades looking fresh through sun, sand and salt.

May 01 2006 | By Brad Johns
Summer is almost here, so it's time to start updating your clients' haircolor once again. When it comes to blondes, the shades you should go for this season are: honey blonde, like Madonna;...
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For Art's Sake

May 01 2006 | By American Salon Staff
The picturesque vistas and beautiful hues of the desert proved to be the perfect backdrop for the Redken Artist Connection, an informative and inspirational event held last January for...
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For all those makeup artists wishing for a beauty show devoted tocosmetics, Billy explains why the makeup Show NYC is a dream cometrue.

May 01 2006 | By Billy B.
Finally, a beauty show strictly about makeup. I've always enjoyed gigantic beauty shows: the thousands of people from all over, the booths full of goodies, the spectacle of the stage shows. But I...
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Hairdressing's Brightest

May 01 2006 | By American Salon Staff
Here's your chance to see some of the biggest names in hairdressing on the IBS New York main stage April 30 and May 1. Robert Cromeans, Irvine Rusk, Robert Lobetta, Vivienne Mackinder, Sam...
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Getting Personal

Apr 01 2006 | By Mary Novitsky
Your longtime color client arrives for her regular appointment, and your conversation with her goes something like this: "What would you like to do today? The same thing as last time...
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