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We're Looking for Distinctive Service Menus

Nov 05 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Does your service menu stand out from the competition, tell an interesting story or boast a unique design? If so, we'd like to feature it in American Salon. Please e-mail a digital file to labrams@...

Hanna Compton, Week 8: Protege

Nov 04 2009 | By Hanna Compton
This was our last week being "Proteges", so starting tuesday we are finally able to take our own clients! It's crazy that after only 8 weeks we are able to serve our own paying client. Sure I'm a bit...

Free Andis Giveaway

Nov 03 2009 | By Contributor
Want to win $750 worth of free Andis products in time for the holidays? If so, Andis wants you to write in and explain why you love your Andis Clipper. The winner will be announced November 30 and...
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Rodney Cutler on Social Networking: Not Just for Gen-Y

Nov 03 2009 | By Guest Artist
Sure, it started as a way to connect with friends, but now it’s one of the most powerful and easily accessible marketing tools out there. This year Cutler Salon has put most of its marketing energy...
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Showcase Pureology in Your Salon

Nov 02 2009 | By Lori Morris
Floor Display From November 1 - 30, Pureology is offering ten retail display sets including two premium pieces, to display Pureology retail products in your salon to help increase retail sales...
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Goldwell Takes on Las Vegas, Part II

Oct 31 2009 | By Lori Morris
On Wednesday I gave you a first glimpse at my trip to Las Vegas for the (recently renamed) Color Zoom international finals for Goldwell. As promised, today I'm back with additional photos from the...
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Mohawks to benefit the homeless

Oct 31 2009 | By Contributor
Ivan Zoot, also known as "The Clipper Guy", holds three world records in speedy haircutting. On November 12, Bolt Barbers will celebrate their grand opening with a Hawks for Homeless...
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Strategies Gives Back

Oct 30 2009 | By Contributor
Strategies CEO Neil Ducoff Salon owners and managers around the nation recently competed for a chance to attend a free Strategies Incubator seminar. For 15 years, Strategies has offered top-...
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Goldwell Takes on Las Vegas

Oct 29 2009 | By Lori Morris
I just returned from a wonderful and inspiring trip to Las Vegas for the international finals of Goldwell Trend Zoom 2009 (being renamed Color Zoom for 2010). I was honored to be a judge for the...
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NEW Guest Artist: John Allan on the Men's Market

Oct 28 2009 | By Guest Artist
When I started John Allan’s in 1988 my goal was to bridge the gap between professional salons and men by offering a fresh approach to men’s grooming and departing from the traditional barbershop...
Gabe Ormando, East Coast Sales Manager at Shortcuts Software, Sherri Martens, President of Elite Salon Systems and Emily Kay, Business Consultant at Shortcuts Software

Elite Salon Systems and Shortcuts Software Rally for a Cure

Oct 28 2009 | By Contributor
Gabe Ormando, East Coast Sales Manager at Shortcuts Software, Sherri Martens, President of Elite Salon Systems and Emily Kay, Business Consultant at Shortcuts Software On October 3, Elite...
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Keune Haircosmetics Artisan Contends for Mrs. America Title

Oct 28 2009 | By Contributor
Letitia Carpenter, artisan and cosmetologist for Keune Haircosmetics, recently won the title of Mrs. Tennessee 2009. Carpenter represents Collierville, TN where she owns her salon, Classic Image...

Hanna Compton, Week 7: Protege

Oct 25 2009 | By Hanna Compton
Now that we're out of core we have two weeks of assisting and learning from other future professionals on the floor until we get to take clients ourselves. How it works is in the morning we have...

Recreate Scarlett Johansson's Red Carpet Look

Oct 24 2009 | By Lori Morris
At the Moet & Chandon "Tribute to Cinema" event in Tokyo on Tuesday night, Scarlett Johansson sported a powerful, side-swept look created by celebrity hairdresser David Babaii. Babaii took...

Sam Villa Talks Trends

Oct 23 2009 | By Lori Morris
In a new video on his website, Redken Platform Artist of the Year Sam Villa talks about where he sees the direction of hair heading. Check it out! (If the above link doesn't work, visit http://...
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American Salon's Holiday Gift Guide: Part Three

Oct 23 2009 | By Contributor
Here, the last of our three-part holiday series. Phyto Coveted Collection Includes: Phyto 7, Phytoedfrisant, Phytomist, Phytovolume actif and Phytolisse Price: $60 phyto.com Profound...
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Ultimate Beauty Companies Races for the Cure

Oct 23 2009 | By Lori Morris
For the second year in a row, Ultimate Beauty Companies (UBC) CEO Morad Zahabian, UBC, Senior Vice President Cynthia Heisser and a team filled with 85 employees and their families participated in the...
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American Salon's Holiday Gift Guide: Part Two

Oct 22 2009 | By Contributor
Here, Part two of our three-part holiday series. Fruits & Passion Winter Berries Foaming Hand Soap Includes: $1 of the Hand Soap purchase is donated to Habitat for Humanity Price: $10...
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Adam Broderick Salon & Spa Goes Pink

Oct 22 2009 | By Nicole Altavilla
For the entire month of October, Adam Broderick Salon & Spa (Ridgefield, CT and Southbury, CT), is reminding people about the importance of breast cancer awareness by turning their buildings pink...
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Adam Broderick Salon & Spa Goes Pink

Oct 22 2009 | By Nicole Altavilla
For the entire month of October, Adam Broderick Salon & Spa (Ridgefield, CT and Southbury, CT), is reminding people about the importance of breast cancer awareness by turning their buildings pink...

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