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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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Get Personal

Feb 01 2009 | By Lori Morris
Profound Beauty is helping clients determine their hair's specific needs with its new Find Your Routine concept. The program uses a series of questions to establish the perfect routine for...
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New and Notable

Feb 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty, Lori Morris, Lotus Abrams
L.A. CONFIDENTIAL This updo from Sonya and Christopher Dove was created with Wella haircolor and styling products at their salon in Santa Monica, CA, to show that short hair...
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Kim Vo on the go

Feb 01 2009 | By Kim Vo
When temperatures are colder, cool blonde shades sizzle. Gorgeous shades of blonde usually bring to mind sun, sand and surf. But dipping temperatures give rise to a new and...
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Feb 01 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
TO THE POINT Oloff Beauty's Web site is both informative and sophisticated. Beyond the beautiful model and product imagery on, the...
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Bright Idea

Feb 01 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
GINA KHAN, co-owner of two eponymous salons in San Francisco and Walnut Creek, CA, collaborates with her local competitors to generate business-building ideas on everything from retail...
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The Devil Wore Chicos

Feb 01 2009 | By Marianne Dougherty
I've been a trade editor for almost 20 years, so I'm used to being snubbed at press breakfasts and product launches by consumer editors from magazines like Vogue and Elle. Most of them...
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