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Events in the Industry, Benefits and Awards

Jan 01 2009 | By Lori Morris, Kelley Donahue
American Crew to Release New Collection for 2009 Hair gurus Craig Hanson, director of artistic services, Colomer Salon Division, and Paul Wilson, American Crew...
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New and Notable

Jan 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty, Lori Morris, Lotus Abrams
WILD CHILD British Hairdresser of the Year 2008 nominees Gary Hooker and Michael Young were inspired by couture fashion to create their latest collection, Black Orchid, which...
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Retail Therapy

Jan 01 2009 | By Grace Bahk
GET GROWING Retail sales are integral to the Civello Salon-Spa experience. American Salon has a heritage of retail leadership that goes back to 1988, when we...
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West Coast Curls

Jan 01 2009 | By Kelley Donahue
OUIDAD SALON The tony Montana Avenue, a glam-chic zone of upscale boutiques and haute restaurants in Santa Monica, CA, is home to Ouidad's new eponymous salon on the...
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Our Town

Jan 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
Burlington, VT, recently named the healthiest city in the country by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is a mecca of outdoor activities, art galleries and hip hair salons. Nicole...
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Intelligent Design

Jan 01 2009 | By Lori Morris
MAKING AN ENTRANCE First impressions are lasting, so it's important to have the entrance area of your salon set the proper tone. "The entrance is where a client is introduced...
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Beauty Lab

Jan 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
1. PASS THE SALT Simmer Down Bath Salts from School Garden Co. contain a relaxing combination of rose geranium, lavender and mineral salts to soothe the mind and body and leave...
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Listen Up

Jan 01 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Salon owners who have been subjecting their staff and clients to the same Madonna CD day after day should benefit from the new custom music-programming service from io4business, owned by...
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Lock Luster

Jan 01 2009 | By Grace Bahk
This past spring and summer, styling was all about the rough blow-dry and matte finish, but this winter's looks are heading in the opposite direction. As we ring in the new year, it's...
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Passionately Professional

Jan 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
I was lucky enough to visit Lisbon, Portugal, in November as a guest of P&G Professional Care and Wella Professionals for the Trend Vision Award 2008. There, I got to witness first-...
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