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Let the Sunshine in

Jun 01 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
As summer quickly approaches, your clients are anxiously awaiting days spent enjoying the sun, sand and sea, but exposure to these summer elements can take a tremendous toll on the hair...
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Intelligent Design

Jun 01 2009 | By Lori Morris
As the saying goes, appearance is everything, and that's especially important in a salon setting. An organized workstation, for example, is not only more visually appealing to those sitting...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Jun 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
Chartered in 1852, Zionsville, IN, is a small town located 20 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Lined with many small stores and restaurants, Main Street is one of the town's biggest...
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Hands on Learning

Jun 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
BennieFactor Products has just opened the Know How Center for Creative Development in Louisville, KY, where one- and two-day classes are led by award-winning and nationally recognized Bennie...
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Lasting Impressions

Jun 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
As many of you know, I was born and raised in Pittsburgh, so when I tuned in to Primetime on ABC and caught Diane Sawyer's moving tribute to a Carnegie-Mellon University professor named...
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Beauty Lab

Jun 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
1. LOVELY LIGHTING The delightful Claire candles from Fringe Studio come in a variety of scents and designs with a hanging crystal bead. Shown here: the lavender-and...
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Signature Service

Jun 01 2008 | By Natalie Gonzalez
At The Chocolate For Your Body SPA in Chicago clients can indulge in a sweet treat without feeling guilty. The Chocolate Signature Manicure and Pedicure is a five-step procedure that...
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New and Notable

Jun 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty, Carrie Watson, Lotus Abrams, Rachel Aguiar
FUEL FOR THOUGHT Redken's master educator Chris Baran has just launched FUEL Education Systems, which includes instructional DVDs in which Baran shares his proven cutting and...
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Mad About Hue

Jun 01 2008 | By Kim Vo
As with every change of season, the onset of summer is a time when we hair pros are faced with a salon full of clients who are all clamoring for the same thing—hair that's new,...
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Turning up the Heat

Jun 01 2008 | By Rachel Aguiar
"When the world is watching and sensational is a prerequisite, where image and beauty matter most, FHI is here." This tag line not only encapsulates FHI Heat's recently released "Hollywood-...
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