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2008

The Art of Business

Oct 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
Quite often we choose a location because the rent is cheap, we can get into a salon that is going out of business, or we're taking over an existing salon. For the most part these are not the...
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Beach Boy

Oct 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
This curly style from American Crew International All-Star Dominique Rohde channels the classic American beach boy. To duplicate the look, flat-cut diagonal back sections in the lower rear....
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Exit to Guyville

Oct 01 2008 | By Brett Vinovich
Ever wonder who gets the guys you see in movies and on television ready for their close-ups? We talked to Gloria Casny, who was department head on AMC's incomparable Mad Men last season...
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Tech Support

Oct 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
With the holidays fast approaching, now's the time to make sure your salon is ready to meet the demand for gift card purchases. Salon software makes it easy to sell gift cards, track usage...
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Man to Man

Oct 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
The Grooming Lounge co-founders Mike Gilman and Pirooz Sarshar, who both grew up in the salon industry, launched groominglounge.com in 2000. What began as a portal for high-end, male-...
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Bright Idea

Oct 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
NICK ARROJO, owner of Arrojo Studio in Manhattan and stylist on TLC's What Not to Wear, keeps his staff motivated by running regular competitions. The ongoing priority-booking list...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Oct 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
The birthplace of several notable figures, such as writer Ernest Hemingway, actor Bob Newhart and McDonald's founder Ray Kroc, Oak Park, IL, is a suburb of Chicago known for its...
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Curl Talk

Oct 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
The saying "people always want what they don't have" frequently rings true when it comes to hair. Straight-haired clients often long for luscious curls, while curly-haired clients pay...
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Intelligent Design

Oct 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
Lydia Sarfati, founder and president of Repêchage, collaborated with Belvedere on a new line of spa furniture designed to promote facial services and, subsequently, increase the bottom...
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Beauty Lab

Oct 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
1. SMOOTH MOVE Created specifically for male skin, Body Moisture-Rich Lotion for Men from Skin by Monica Olsen contains all-natural ingredients to protect skin from daily wear...
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