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Harry Connick Jr and wife Jill Goodacre flank Patrick Melville and his mom Agnes

Celebs and Reality Stars Attend the Reopening of Patrick Melville Salon

Jun 01 2009 | By Lori Morris
Harry Connick Jr and wife Jill Goodacre flank Patrick Melville and his mom Agnes At the grand reopening celebration for the Patrick Melville Salon and Spa in New York City's Rockefeller Plaza...
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Eva Scrivo Makes an Impact

May 29 2009 | By Guest Artist
Eva Scrivo We often get so caught up in the routine of our business that we forget how great of an impact we can have on our clients. Many come to us not simply to get their hair cut and...
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Ouidad Unveils New Packaging

May 29 2009 | By Nicole Altavilla
In celebration of 25 years in the hair industry, Ouidad reveals new packaging on all products at ouidad.com, Ouidad signature salons in New York City and Santa Monica, and 20 certified Ouidad salons...
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Mark Garrison on Facing Challenges

May 29 2009 | By Guest Artist
Mark Garrison Last Wednesday, I opened the doors of Mark Garrison salon for the Kerastase “Our Treat†event, offering complimentary treatments and blow-outs throughout the day. Although the...

Napoleon Perdis Hails the Return of the Coquette

May 27 2009 | By Guest Artist
Michelle Pfeiffer in Cheri Maybe you’ve heard about the new movie Chéri? It’s a Parisian romp set at the turn of the century starring Michelle Pfeiffer as a wry seductress. Clad in...
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Sam Villa Advises Hairdressers: Keep Breaking the Rules!

May 26 2009 | By Guest Artist
Lately hairdressers have been telling me that clients want a lot of different options for styling their hair. This isn’t surprising. When everything is going well and people are relaxed, they’ll...

Kate Hudson Goes Brunette?

May 22 2009 | By Lori Morris
Known for her gorgeous golden hair, Kate Hudson has been spotted on the set of her new movie The Killer Inside Me with brown locks. What do you think of her new haircolor? I personally hope that the...
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Salons: Send Us Your Business Cards!

May 22 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Want to show off your eye-catching business card? We feature salons' business cards with notable designs every month in American Salon's Better Business section. For consideration, simply send us...
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Jane Iredale Explains Mineral Makeup

May 22 2009 | By Guest Artist
Mineral makeup pioneer Jane Iredale With the increasing consumer attention in recent years, I am regularly asked about specific properties and features of minerals makeup. The most frequent...
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American Salon Visits Angelo David Salon in NYC

May 21 2009 | By Lori Morris
American Salon's Eastern Region Account Manager, Jamie Corkran, recently visited Angelo David Hair Salon in NYC to update her style. While there, she posed with (from left) Redken Master Specialist...
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Coffee and a Makeover (Courtesy of Luminess Airbrush Cosmetics)

May 21 2009 | By Lori Morris
Marc applies Luminess airbrush makeup to my face in the middle of Starbucks As an editor, I often meet with companies about new products, but today's meeting with Luminess Air was by far the...
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The Makeup Show NYC Highlights

May 20 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
I attended The Makeup Show NYC yesterday at the Metropolitan Pavilion, where hundreds of makeup artists checked out makeup companies' booths, shopped, and attended seminars and workshops led by...

Milano Software Announces Contest

May 16 2009 | By Nicole Altavilla
Milano Software, a business solution software company for salons and spas, announced a "Win a Year's Worth of New Shoes" contest. The contest is open to management, staff and students in the beauty...

Reminder: Register for Redken webinar on The Power of PR

May 15 2009 | By Lori Morris
Just a reminder to register for Monday's Redken webinar The Power of PR: Getting Press For Your Salon, featuring American Salon's very own editor in chief, Marianne Dougherty, and Redken Senior...
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David Evangelista on Making Clients Smile

May 15 2009 | By Guest Artist
Recently, my dear friend Katie Crawford asked me to do her hair for her upcoming nuptials. How could I resist? We have been friends forever, and she is the closest thing to my sister. Knowing Katie,...
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Tweezerman Partners with Smile Train

May 14 2009 | By Nicole Altavilla
Tweezerman is donating one dollar for every Zip File sold to Smile Train, an organization that dedicates itself to correcting cleft lips and palates in 75 developing countries. The Zip File is a...
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Wendy Watkins Words of Wisdom: Let's Go to the Playground!

May 13 2009 | By Contributor
Do you remember summer vacation when you were a kid? There was a countdown to how many more days of school were left. When the last day of school arrived, we celebrated with our friends with cupcakes...
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OPI Gives Nails a Virtual Makeover

May 12 2009 | By Lori Morris
As part of OPI's newly redesigned website, visitors can now "try on" more than 200 nail polish colors. The Try It On Color Studio allows you to adjust a virtual hand's skin color and nail length to...
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Jet Flies High at IBS New York

May 11 2009 | By Guest Artist
Greetings my fellow beauty connoisseurs, What do you get when you bring thousands of fashionistas together under a huge umbrella? It’s the one and only IBS New York show. This Jet is soaring from...
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Cristiano Cora Studio Hosts Monthly Cutting and Color Classes

May 09 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Hairstylist Cristiano Cora recently held an Advanced Creative Cutting and Color class at his Manhattan salon, Cristiano Cora Studio, with support from Davines that was attended by stylists from the...

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