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So Long

Jul 01 2008 | By Rachel Aguiar
Before you choose a line of extensions, it's important to know as much as you can about what's on the market and how to work with them. We asked Shiela Stotts, a pioneer in the hair...
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Comeback Kid

Jul 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
Beauty and style expert Christopher Hopkins, aka "The Makeover Guy," has just written a book that could help you offer advice to baby boomers concerned about looking their best. Staging Your...
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Members Only

Jul 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
One of the best ways to attain a devoted clientele is to start a loyalty or membership program to reward clients for purchasing retail products, completing service visits, referring new...
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New Products

Jul 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
1. THERMAFUSE Turn up the volume on fine, lifeless hair with Fixxé Mousse from ThermaFuse. Containing an infusion of volume-building proteins, Fixxé Mousse pumps up...
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It's in the Cards

Jul 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
California-based makeup artist and hairstylist Armando Sarabia recently updated his business cards to better reflect his services. Sarabia, who specializes in weddings, came up with the...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Jul 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
Originally named Turkeytown due to the presence of wild turkeys in the area, New Providence, NJ, was renamed in 1759 when the balcony of a Presbyterian church collapsed without causing a...
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Those Nifty '50s

Jul 01 2007 | By Brett Vinovich
This month's The Way We Were, sponsored by Joico, looks back at the 1950s. What struck me as we were looking through archival issues of American Hairdresser from that era was that we...
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Better Business

Jul 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
Guys and Dolls Men and women receive equal treatment at San Francisco's new Barber Lounge salon and spa. South of Downtown in San Francisco's burgeoning SoMa...
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The Wire

Jul 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
Goldwell Trend Zoom 2007 Goldwell North America kicked off Trend Zoom 2007 in Cancún this April with an electrifying performance by the RUSH London Artistic Team, which...
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In Her Image

Jul 01 2007 | By Marianne Dougherty
A few months ago when I was at Virgin Records in New York City, I noticed a display of 10-inch Gwen Stefani dolls wearing different costumes. Each of the dolls had a name—Tick-Tock...
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