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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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Intelligent Design

Sep 01 2009 | By Lori Morris
Going to the bar takes on a whole new meaning at salons these days. "Color bars are getting really popular," says Renee Blundon, design and sales consultant for Gamma & Bross. "...
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Bright Idea

Sep 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
KACIE HENGLER, a stylist at The Doves Studio in Santa Monica, CA, had trouble acquiring hair models for her training at The Doves Academy this past year, so she posted an ad on...
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Just Like Heaven

Sep 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
ElevenSpa Vegas is "heaven on earth," says founder Nicole Oden. The decadent 20,000-square-foot spa, which opened in Las Vegas in February, features dozens of treatments, a clothing...
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It's in the Cards

Sep 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
When designing her salon's business card, Kimberly Paige Valor, owner of Modern Concepts Salon in Bayville, NJ, found inspiration in an unusual place: her friends' tattoo parlors. "I wanted...
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The Salon Fixer is in

Sep 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Imagine hiring a personal salon coach for the price of a haircut. Now you can. Cory Couts, a globally recognized expert in salon management and leadership, has been teaching salon...
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Book Corner

Sep 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
In FROM STRESS TO SUCCESS IN JUST 31 DAYS (Hay House, 2009), Dr. John F. Demartini shares his 31 stress-to-success secrets that promise to help readers transform their perceptions and...
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Better Direct Mail Campaigns

Sep 01 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Direct marketing is now considered an indispensable part of multimedia advertising campaigns and a commanding stand-alone strategy. It is particularly relevant to salons and spas because it's not...
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Take Care of Yourself

Sep 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
In just 12 months, you can change your life. Take control of your future by picking up The Art of Extreme Self-Care (Hay House, 2009) by best-selling author Cheryl Richardson, and begin a...
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Our Town

Sep 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
1. Bo Salon "I believe that what I've captured with Bo Salon that resonates with locals is the fusion of big city chic with good old Texas charm," says Ron King, owner of Bo Salon. The...
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