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December

Beauty Lab

Dec 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
 1. GO WILD   Cowshed's playfully named Wild Cow Invigorating Bath & Shower Gel contains a fresh blend of essential oils of lemongrass, ginger and rosemary that revitalizes the...
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Kim Vo on the Go

Dec 01 2009 | By Kim Vo
I recently participated in a fundraising fashion show to benefit Harvesters, a group of women who raise money for the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County in California. The hairstyles we...
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Secrets of Success

Dec 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
If you think skill and creativity are the keys to running a successful salon, think again. Zachary Milardo, a business salon consultant with more than 25 years of industry experience as an editorial...
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Angus 90210

Dec 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Angus Mitchell, son of the late Paul Mitchell and co-owner/artistic director of John Paul Mitchell Systems, opened his first signature salon in Beverly Hills, CA, in October, and American Salon was...
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It's in the Cards

Dec 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty
At LuxeLab in Santa Monica, CA, the business card design conveys the salon's emphasis on luxury, creativity and reparative haircare. The front of the card features the same rich sage color as the...
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Ivy League

Dec 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty
 METROPOLIS SPA AND SALON   Metropolis Spa and Salon in Princeton, NJ, takes a holistic approach to wellness. The award-winning spa includes nine private treatment rooms, a Vichy...
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New and Notable

Dec 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty, Lori Morris, Lotus Abrams
 Fringe Benefits   Keiji Yasuo, owner of Salon Keiji in Salt Lake City, is a firm believer in continuing education, which keeps his staff on top of their game and allows them to...
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Intelligent Design

Dec 01 2009 | By Lori Morris
 FINDING FURNITURE   Choosing the proper furniture for your salon's space and budget is essential. "Furniture is a key component to the overall design and helps set the tone...
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Let the Spirit Move You

Dec 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty
I was listening to "Speaking of Faith" on public radio one Sunday morning not long ago when I heard an interview with John O'Donohue, an Irish philosopher and poet who passed away in...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Dec 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
Edina, MN, began as a small farming community in the 1860s. Today, it is considered an affluent suburb of Minneapolis and is a 95-percent developed metropolitan community. The city is known for its...
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