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Oct 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
A STAR-STUDDED AFFAIR The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) presented the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) during a star-studded gala at the Mandalay Bay...
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Music of the Heart

Oct 01 2007 | By Marianne Dougherty
I had two incredible experiences this summer. The first was meeting Genie O'Malley, who founded ibreathelife, a company dedicated to improving the lives of women and their families through...
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Oct 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
Road Trip Redken educator Patrick McIvor, owner of Patrick McIvor Color Studio in Bethlehem, PA, just got back from Hair Expo in Australia, where he mixed a little business...
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Stroke of Genius

Oct 01 2005 | By Carrie Watson
Yearning to give your salon a new coat of paint, but feeling a little hesitant? After all, your favorite tool is probably a pair of scissors—not a paintbrush. Worry not. With some...
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Horst Rechelbacher 50 Beautiful Years

Oct 01 2005 | By Kelley Donahue
A Beautiful Mind Horst Rechelbacher is indeed a man of many talents. Not only a brilliant entrepreneur who forever changed the face of the professional beauty industry when he...
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Oct 01 2005 | By American Salon Staff
1 MIZANI Humidity Resistant Mist, from the Mizani Masters Line, is a unique formula that helps to combat frizziness, especially for excessively curly or relaxed hair...
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Get Inspired IBS New York

Oct 01 2005 | By Robbin McClain
Ask top hairdressers where they get their creative inspiration and many mention the great cities of the world. Odile Gilbert likes to hit the streets of Tokyo to see the latest innovative...
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Help Us Cut It Out

Oct 01 2005 | By Brett Vinovich
For the past two years, American Salon has been proud to support the work of the National Cosmetology Association and Clairol Professional's Cut It Out program. The aim of this award-winning...
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Brad Johns, artistic director of Avon Salon & Spa, discusses the unique aspects of a mentor relationship and the impact it can have on your career.

Oct 01 2005 | By Brad Johns
As a haircolorist, I love what I do. I'm as excited today about my art as I was when I first started out in the business almost 30 years ago. One reason is because I was fortunate enough to...
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Fire 'Em Up

Oct 01 2005 | By Mary Novitsky
Is your idea of "internal marketing" a dull-as-dishwater company newsletter or a monthly promotional piece slapped on a bulletin board in the back of your salon? If you're like many business...
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