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2009

Hannah and Her Scissors

Oct 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Hanna Compton has wanted to be a hairdresser for as long she can remember. Her father is a set builder in Hollywood, and when she was young Hanna used to visit him on location. Instead of watching...
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Retail Therapy

Oct 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
At 450 square feet, Tesoro Beauty Boutique in Douglas, AZ, is barely larger than a studio apartment, but the salon's small size does not translate into small sales. Owner Carlos Valenzuela has found...
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Six Steps to Success

Oct 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
The key to success in the beauty industry is mastering not only technical skills, but also interpersonal and organizational skills, says Arnold Zegarelli, distinguished hairstylist and educational...
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It's in the Cards

Oct 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
Luba, which means love in Russian, is not only the name of a new salon in Hackensack, NJ, it is also the nickname of the co-owner, Ludmila "Luba" Karasik. When designing the business card...
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New and Notable

Oct 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty, Lori Morris, Lotus Abrams
Oribe, whose father was an artist, started drawing pictures of women's faces when he was just a kid. The only difference now is that he's sketching the hairstyles he plans to execute in fashion and...
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Beauty Lab

Oct 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
1. SUGAR FIX Archipelago Sugar Hand Wash with white sugar and mango smells good enough to eat but the alpha hydroxyl acid-rich formula also soothes and restores rough, irritated skin....
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Events in the Industry, Benefits and Awards

Oct 01 2009 | By Lori Morris
 A Gathering of Professionals   Paul Mitchell passed away 20 years ago, but nearly 2,000 hairdressers who have followed in his footsteps paid tribute to the hairdressing legend at...
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My Brilliant Career

Oct 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
David Kinigson says he's the most famous hairdresser you've never heard of. Kinigson, who now goes by David K, recently opened The David K Space, a salon in West Palm Beach, FL, that is the...
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Our Town

Oct 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
 1. Salon M   Lisa Marquette, Salon M owner and stylist, credits the success of her salon to its customer service and comfortable atmosphere. "We accommodate our clients in...
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Kim Vo on the Go

Oct 01 2009 | By Kim Vo
I've always been a big fan of coordinating haircolor with the change of seasons. Lighter shades seem to sparkle in the summer sunshine, while deeper, richer shades beautifully reflect the onset of...
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