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2008

Big Fish, Small Pond

Dec 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
Referred to as "The City of Murals" for the more than 25 murals found in the downtown area, Steubenville, Ohio, is known for its steel and manufacturing economy and for its historic...
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Southern Hospitality

Dec 01 2008 | By Grace Bahk
Just in time for its 20th anniversary, José Luis Salon in Austin, Texas, unveiled its redesigned, 4,000-square-foot space. The bright, contemporary interior hints at 1940s Hollywood...
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In the Company of Women

Dec 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
When my good friends Ann Mincey and Mary Wilson invited me to Destination Rejuvenation, a three-day retreat to rejuvenate mind, body and spirit, I jumped at the chance. Ann and Mary...
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The Big Chill

Dec 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
As temperatures drop and skin becomes drier, it is even more important for you to recommend products to your clients that hydrate, protect and nourish the skin. "This is the time that...
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Signature Service

Dec 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
MARIO DIAB treats his clients' dry, stressed tresses with the Leonor Greyl four-step Cult Hair Spa Treatment at his namesake salon in Manhattan. First, he applies a bit of Huile de Palme oil...
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New and Notable

Dec 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty, Lori Morris, Lotus Abrams, Nicole Palmieri
SHORT CUTS Primitives, the Autumn/Winter 2008 collection from Mic Styling Academy in Slovenia, features a range of shorter haircuts designed to express sensuality and a natural...
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Tech Support

Dec 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
Keeping track of inventory is many salon owners' least favorite task. Fortunately, salon software companies are making it easier by offering such tools as handheld devices that eliminate the...
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Room for Improvement

Dec 01 2008 | By Kelley Donahue
David Bickle, owner of The David Salon in Costa Mesa, CA, knows firsthand that owning a successful salon is a journey, and that the learning process never ends. Over the years, he's doubled...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Nov 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
Home to the oldest Amish settlement in the United States, Lancaster, PA, is a place locals and visitors alike enjoy for its slower-paced lifestyle and time-honored traditions. It's also home to Luxe...
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Out of Africa

Nov 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
When industry veteran Elizabeth Miskell, who trained with Vidal Sassoon, decided to open her own salon and spa in Cambridge, MD, she gained inspiration from a vacation to Africa. Miskell...
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