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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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Web Browser

Dec 01 2008 | By Grace Bahk
Logics' newly redesigned Web site, logicshair.com, is an artist's playground with a decidedly different feel than other professional brand sites. The company chose to forgo conventional...
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It's in the Cards

Dec 01 2008 | By Grace Bahk
Bryan Nunes, owner of Blo Salon in Raleigh, NC, says that paying for a professional designer to make his card was the best money he's spent on his business to date. Because the salon's name...
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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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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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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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Our Town

Dec 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
1. Salon High Gloss A cross between "Hollywood regency and schizophrenic glamour" is how Salon High Gloss owner Robert Ross describes his salon. Black and white are the...
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Intelligent Design

Dec 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
While each element of a salon, from the reception desk to the pedicure area, is essential to the overall aesthetic, adding unique details can really elevate the space. "Finishes truly...
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