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David Evangelista Talks About New Clients

Apr 22 2009 | By Guest Artist
Celebrity stylist David Evangelista Let me start by saying I love my work. It is my life's passion, and opening up a salon with my name on the door was a dream come true. But with that comes...

Big Names Join the American Salon Blog

Apr 21 2009 | By Lori Morris
You've probably noticed some recent changes to the design of our blog as we get ready to re-launch the site with more frequent updates and great new content. One of our most exciting new features...

Follow American Salon on Twitter!

Apr 21 2009 | By Lori Morris
American Salon is now on Twitter! We'll be tweeting everything from random thoughts and observations to real-time event coverage and pictures. We'll also keep you posted whenever new blog entries go...
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Aveda Celebrates Earth Month

Apr 21 2009 | By Lori Morris
As one of the largest purchasers of organic ingredients in the personal care industry, Aveda is eco-conscious all year round. During Earth Month, however, the company really kicks up their...

Happy Earth Week!

Apr 21 2009 | By Lori Morris
Earth Day is April 22, but many people use this entire week to raise awareness about environmental issues. As salon owners, you have the power to make a difference, whether it's by installing energy-...
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An Interview with America's Next Top Model's Hair Guru, Christian Marc

Apr 08 2009 | By Lori Morris
Christian Marc on the set of America's Next Top Model As many of you regular readers know, I have a small obsession with reality TV shows relating to beauty and fashion. Of all the shows I...
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Eva Scrivo Opens New Manhattan Salon

Apr 08 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Eva Scrivo recently hosted a launch party at her newest salon location in Manhattan's Meatpacking District on West 13th Street, which complements the flagship salon on Bond Street. The second floor...
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And the Oscar Goes to...

Apr 08 2009 | By Guest Artist
Wendy Watkins How is the movie titled “Your Life†playing out? You are the director, producer and have the starring role. Is it a comedy, a drama or a horror film? Let’s look at how to...
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The Wellington Hair Spa Celebrates 25 Years in Business

Apr 04 2009 | By Contributor
On Monday, I attended a celebration of Patrick Wellington’s 25 years in the haircare industry at his eponymous salon, Wellington Hair Spa, in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. The event was...
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Manhattan’s Rare Salon Introduces a New Redken Lab

Mar 18 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Last week, American Salon Senior Editor Lori Morris and I checked out Rare Salon’s new Redken Color Lab at a launch party attended by press members and VIP clients. Ruth Roche, the founder of the...
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Manhattan’s Rare Salon Introduces a New Redken Lab

Mar 18 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Last week, American Salon Senior Editor Lori Morris and I checked out Rare Salon’s new Redken Color Lab at a launch party attended by press members and VIP clients. Ruth Roche, the founder of the...
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PBA's Mentor Program for Salons and Spas

Mar 18 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) has a mentor program for salons and spas to give struggling establishments the opportunity to work with a seasoned professional within the industry, for...
Two Time NAHA Winner for Hairstylist of the Year, Charlie Price

Calling All Past NAHA Winners!

Mar 18 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
If you are a past North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) winner, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) would like to honor you at this year's NAHA celebration, NAHA 20, themed "Honoring the...
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Redken Ups its Online Offerings

Mar 18 2009 | By Contributor
Redken’s new online video series, The Hair Files: How-To Guides for Stylish Hair Everyday, demonstrates how to recreate popular salon hairstyles, with exclusive stylist trips from Redken experts...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall '09: J.Mendel and Juan Carlos Obando

Feb 26 2009 | By Nicole Altavilla
During the recent Fashion Week Fall 2009, I had the opportunity to attend the runway shows of J.Mendel and Juan Carlos Obando. I also went backstage before each of them to check out the hair and...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall ’09: Catherine Malandrino

Feb 21 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Backstage at Catherine Malandrino Catherine Malandrino’s elegant Fall ’09 show was held on Thursday at the venerable Rainbow Room on the 65th floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza. Guests, who...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall ’09: Catherine Malandrino

Feb 21 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Backstage at Catherine Malandrino Catherine Malandrino’s elegant Fall ’09 show was held on Thursday at the venerable Rainbow Room on the 65th floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza. Guests, who...
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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall ’09: Rodarte

Feb 21 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Odile Gilbert for Aveda at Rodarte On Tuesday I headed to the Gagosian Gallery for the eagerly anticipated Rodarte show, which was attended by Kirsten Dunst and Elijah Wood. Backstage, lead...
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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall ’09: Rodarte

Feb 21 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Odile Gilbert for Aveda at Rodarte On Tuesday I headed to the Gagosian Gallery for the eagerly anticipated Rodarte show, which was attended by Kirsten Dunst and Elijah Wood. Backstage, lead...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall '09: Tuleh

Feb 20 2009 | By Lori Morris
My Fashion Week schedule then led me to the New York Design Center for the Tuleh show. The Barex style team, led by the renowned Yannick D'Is, created their own take on the chic hairstyles of the...

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