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Retail Therapy

Jul 01 2009 | By Rachel Aguiar
 GAME PLAN   Three-13 Salon, Spa & Boutique's retail strategy involves product focus—and a little friendly competition. When Three-13 Salon, Spa & Boutique first...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Jul 01 2009 | By Nicole Palmieri
Originally inhabited by Native Americans, Saginaw, MI, was given its name by the Ojibwe tribe, who drove out the area's earlier inhabitants, the Sauk (the word saginaw is believed to mean "where...
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Kim Vo on the Go

Jul 01 2009 | By Kim Vo
In the April issue, I touched on thermal reconstructors. Since this issue covers smoothing and straightening, it seems only natural to give you some...
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The Art of Business

Jul 01 2009 | By American Salon Staff
An entrepreneur can be described as a person who is willing to take on a venture or enterprise and accept full responsibility for the outcome. As stylists, we are in a unique industry where we have...
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Mad About Hue

Jul 01 2008 | By Kim Vo
Wigs sure have come a long way since grandma donned one to camouflage her thinning hair or to cover up her gray. These days, such celebrities as Angelina Jolie, Britney Spears and the...
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The Glamorous Life

Jul 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
EVA SCRIVO SALON SALON Injecting a shot of glamour into Manhattan's NoHo neighborhood, the new flagship home of the Eva Scrivo Salon opened in April, boasting a 3,...
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Our Town

Jul 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
1. Hair by Bennie and Friends When Hair by Bennie and Friends owner Bennie Pollard opened his salon 16 years ago, he chose an area of the city close to the downtown business...
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Events in the Industry, Benefits and Awards

Jul 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
The Stars Come Out at Tela Philip Pelusi hosted the red-carpet premiere of Vivienne Mackinder's latest film, Discover Your Passion, at his Manhattan salon, Tela, on the eve of...
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Design For Profit

Jul 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
When it comes to designing a salon, picking the color scheme and furniture is the exciting part, but it's still important to remember the bottom line, according to Kristin Chou, vice...
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My Brilliant Career

Jul 01 2008 | By Rachel Aguiar
Even when she was three years old, cutting her baby doll's hair in her hometown of Hickory, NC, Frances London DuBose knew that styling hair was her life. "It's the love of my life...
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