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New Faces, New Bases

Jan 05 2010 | By Nicole Altavilla
Take a look at some recent appointments and promotions in the salon and beauty industry: Bismark Phillips Communications & Media (BPCM) appointed Julie Leong to its beauty division development...

Tress Relief

Jan 05 2010 | By Lori Morris
In our January article on hair repair, we highlighted some of the main causes of damaged hair and suggested some products to help your clients maintain healthy hair at home. “Failure to use...
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Hanna Compton: January's Here!

Jan 04 2010 | By Hanna Compton
Hey everyone! I hope you all had a great holiday and a happy new year and got all the things you wanted. The last few weeks of school went really well, lots of clients coming to get their hair done...
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Hanna Compton, Week 16: January's Here!

Jan 04 2010 | By Hanna Compton
Hey everyone! I hope you all had a great holiday and a happy new year and got all the things you wanted. The last few weeks of school went really well, lots of clients coming to get their hair done...
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Nail and Spa Sakura’s Chic Nail Look for American Salon

Dec 31 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
The beautiful bejeweled nail look that graced American Salon’s new last page column, Final Cut, in our January issue was created exclusively for us by Nail and Spa Sakura, which has two locations...

Nail and Spa Sakura’s Chic Nail Look for American Salon

Dec 31 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
The beautiful bejeweled nail look that graced American Salon’s new last page column, Final Cut, in our January issue was created exclusively for us by Nail and Spa Sakura, which has two locations in...
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Raquel Welch Gets Wiggy With American Salon

Dec 29 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
For our new Viewpoint column in the January issue, I had the pleasure of interviewing actress Raquel Welch about the Corporate Impact Award the Raquel Welch Wig Collection and parent company...

Happy Holidays from American Salon

Dec 24 2009 | By admin
All of us here at American Salon want to wish our readers a wonderful holiday season and a happy and healthy new year. We look forward to being your source for beauty news and happenings again in...
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Unite Eurotherapy Looks Back on 2009

Dec 24 2009 | By Lori Morris
Unite's 2010 ad campaign New haircare line Unite Eurotherapy has put together an online retrospective of its favorite happenings from 2009. Highlights of the fast-growing brand's first year...
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Celebs—and Salons—Get the Hint

Dec 23 2009 | By Lori Morris
The latest drink showing up in celebrity's hands is Hint, pure water that's accented with just a hint of natural flavors—without any sugar or artificial sweeteners. Famous fans include Miley Cyrus...

Celebs—and Salons—Get the Hint

Dec 23 2009 | By Lori Morris
The latest drink showing up in celebrity's hands is Hint, pure water that's accented with just a hint of natural flavors—without any sugar or artificial sweeteners. Famous fans include Miley Cyrus,...

Hanna Compton: Week 15

Dec 21 2009 | By Hanna Compton
I love the holidays! I've really been in the spirit lately, especially at school. We've had lots of fun holiday theme days, like red and green day and tacky sweater day. They've been playing the...

Scientists Discover "Curly Hair Gene"

Dec 19 2009 | By Lori Morris
Scientists at Australia's Queensland Institute of Medical Research (QIMR) have discovered that a certain gene called the trichohyalin gene is mainly responsible for creating curls. Professor Nick...

John Allan on the Importance of In-Salon Education

Dec 18 2009 | By Guest Artist
In 1979, I sold my Camaro and decided to move to Paris to learn about the hair industry in Europe. There, as part of the training team at Jean Louis David, I experienced the dynamics of a successful...
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Makeup Artist Noreen Young Shares Tips for Getting the Most Out of Attending Industry Shows

Dec 15 2009 | By Contributor
Noreen Young Show season is almost upon us and starts with the International Beauty Show and the IECSC show in New York City. If you haven’t gone in a while or never gone, perhaps now is the...
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Ruth Roche on Winter Color Care

Dec 15 2009 | By Guest Artist
During the winter months, hair needs extra loving care. You’ve heard it all before: Winter equals dry, brittle hair that lacks luster. Not only can you safeguard the overall health of your clients...

Hanna Compton: Student Council

Dec 14 2009 | By Hanna Compton
December has been really fun so far! Since its the holiday season and everyone wants to look good for their christmas photos and all that we've been pretty busy. So for the whole month of december we...
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Sam Villa Leaves the Stage to Sit in the Audience

Dec 12 2009 | By Guest Artist
As I mentioned in my last blog entry, I came back from Salon International in London so inspired! I always know when it’s time to sit in the audience before returning to face the audience....

Warm Up Your Makeup—Literally!

Dec 11 2009 | By Lori Morris
As those of us currently in hats and gloves are very aware of, winter is finally here, and along with it, some very chilly temperatures. It's common knowledge that the cold can wreak havoc on your...

Warm Up Your Makeup—Literally!

Dec 11 2009 | By Lori Morris
As those of us currently in hats and gloves are very aware of, winter is finally here, and along with it, some very chilly temperatures. It's common knowledge that the cold can wreak havoc on your...

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