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Our Town

Mar 18 2010 | By Nicole Palmieri
W Salon "Our team has the willingness to learn and progress no matter how many years of experience," says Wendy Do, W Salon co-owner. "It keeps us humble, fresh and very competitive....
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Nail File

Mar 18 2010 | By Kelley Donahue, Nicole Palmieri
Asia Major East meets West in Hong Kong, a new collection of polishes from OPI. Perfect for dressing up nails this spring and summer, the 12 shades range from rich red (Red My Fortune Cookie, top) to...
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Beauty Lab

Mar 09 2010 | By American Salon Staff
FABULOUS FINDS A Little Luxury A selection of bath and beauty essentials sure to shine on your retail shelves Aquiesse Portfolio Collection Fragrance Oil Reed Diffusers come in beautiful...
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Color Therapy

Mar 09 2010 | By Lori Morris, Lotus Abrams
BERRY BEAUTIFULFor this beautiful multidimensional color look, <bold>Goldwell International</bold> Guest Artist Dimitrios Tsioumas was inspired by fresh strawberries. &quot;I looked...
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The Bowled and the Beautiful

Feb 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Experts recommend that you spruce up your salon every five to seven years in order to stay competitive, but with the economic downturn it's understandable if you're unwilling to forego...
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House of Style

Feb 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
Once just a finishing touch to a salon service, blow-outs are now the 21st century equivalent of a 20th century wash-and-set. According to the American Salon/American Spa Green Book...
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Signature Service

Feb 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
SIGNATURE SERVICE Robin Campbell is the nail tech in residence at LAURENTIUS SALON in Philadelphia, where she's come up with the Winter Bliss Pedicure. Clients enjoy a...
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What do you do to give back?

Feb 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
David Guerin, owner of The Cutting Room Salon in Albany, OR, recently traveled to Mexico with a group called Hairdressers On a Mission. On the nine-day trip, Guerin and the other...
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Events in the Industry, Benefits and Awards

Feb 01 2009 | By Lori Morris, Kelley Donahue, Nicole Palmieri
Joico Co-sponsors Christmas Fundraiser Joico got into the holiday spirit as a co-sponsor of the 11th Annual Cracked Christmas—Not So Silent Night Fundraiser in Los...
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Retail Therapy

Feb 01 2009 | By Grace Bahk
THE RIGHT PRESCRIPTION Mark Garrison Salon emphasizes the importance of educating both stylists and clients to boost retail sales. This month's expert...
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