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Brad Johns, Clairol global color director and artistic director of Avon Salon & Spa, offers his advice for finding passion in your profession.

Feb 01 2006 | By Brad Johns
Throughout my career, I've had the good fortune to have worked with and learned from many true icons of the beauty business: Oribe, Serge Normant, Andre Marthielieu Chris Cusano and Bruno...
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Feb 01 2006 | By American Salon Staff
1 DENNIS BERNARD Color Filler Insurance is a powerful tool that ensures color results as it equalizes hair porosity for even color absorption and development of...
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After paying a visit to his hometown of Aberdeen, Mississippi, Billy shares a treasured bit of classic Americana.

Feb 01 2006 | By Billy B.
The sign is as nondescript as the red-brick building it has been gracing on South Maple Street, in Aberdeen, MS, since 1956: VAUGHN'S BEAUTY COLLEGE. But behind this modest facade is such an...
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Lessons For Success

Feb 01 2006 | By American Salon Staff
To offer its members unprecedented education with three top artists, educators and fashion experts, the National Cosmetology Association is presenting its popular Lessons for Success program...
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Suburban Chic

Feb 01 2006 | By Carrie Watson
When Ronald Lawler opened One Salon & Spa two years ago in the Chicago suburb of Oak Brook, IL, his goal was to create a high-end...
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Money Talks

Feb 01 2006 | By Mary Novitsky
For a long time, I used to get my hair cut at a pleasant, low-key salon in midtown Manhattan. It wasn't particularly convenient to where I lived or worked, but I had followed my stylist...
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Training Day

Feb 01 2006 | By Kelley Donahue
Ask just about any stylist what their clients' biggest pet peeve is, and chances are likely it's their frustration at not being able to replicate that "fresh-out-of-the-salon" look at home....
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The Event Experience

Feb 01 2005 | By Kerry Cannon
As good a job as I feel we do keeping you informed, educated and inspired through the pages of American Salon, we are restricted in many ways. This is a hands-on, up-close, personal kind of...
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News They Can Use

Feb 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
It's no secret: An effective public relations campaign is one of the most effective long-term ways to boost your bottom line. It generates a greater understanding of your products and...
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Success Stories: Divide and Conquor

Feb 01 2005 | By Elizabeth Rome
After 10 years of working as a hairdresser at a small salon in Wellesley, MA, Barbara Canty knew she had a great opportunity on her hands when the owner of a nearby salon, The Color Studio,...
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