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Mercedes-Benz Spring '10 Fashion Week: Rodarte

Oct 13 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
At Rodarte, lead stylist for Aveda Odile Gilbert created an edgy yet organic look, with matte, roughed-up hair pinned away from the face in a braidlike cascade and wrapped in a thin veil of black...
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Francois Nars Celebrates 15th Anniversary with New Book

Oct 12 2009 | By Lori Morris
Makeup legend Francois Nars is celebrating the 15th anniversary of his Nars makeup line with a limited-edition photography book, 15X15. The book features 15 celebrities, including Marc Jacobs, Naomi...
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Fromm Moves to Larger Facility

Oct 09 2009 | By Nicole Altavilla
Fromm International has moved its corporate headquarters and distribution center to a new, larger building in Mt. Prospect, IL, to better meet the needs of its clients. The state-of-the-art...
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Mercedes-Benz Spring '10 Fashion Week NYC: Jill Stuart

Oct 08 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
Jill Stuart showed her spring '10 collection at the New York Public Library, with notable guests like Nikki Hilton and Rachel Bilson in attendance. I talked to lead hairstylist for Phyto Bob Recine...
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More Mercedes-Benz Spring '10 Fashion Week Coverage—Stay Tuned!

Oct 08 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
We've been busy here at American Salon, but we still have some fun backstage fashion week coverage to share with you!
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American Salon Parent Company Questex Announces Financial Restructuring

Oct 06 2009 | By Lotus Abrams
An important message to our readers and advertisers: You may have already heard news of American Salon’s parent company, Questex Media Group, filing for voluntary Chapter 11 petitions in...
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Hanna Compton: Twitter

Oct 05 2009 | By Hanna Compton
Don't forget to follow me on twitter! I update it daily on what we do in class & such.
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Barbie Loves T3

Sep 30 2009 | By Lori Morris
In anticipation of the October 15 launch of its new exclusive-edition Barbie Loves T3 Hair Dryer, T3 has created a website dedicated to Barbie's iconic style. At, visitors can view...
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Enter Redken's Runway Reinvention Contest!

Sep 29 2009 | By Lori Morris
Redken Creative Consultant Guido created the above look for the fall '09 Prada show in Milan—think you can reinvent it into something a little more wearable for your clients? If so, you'll want...
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Hanna Compton, Week 3: Texture Week!

Sep 28 2009 | By Hanna Compton
This week was all about the textures of peoples' hair and how to change them. I.E.  Perms and relaxers! We started the week learning about PH (Potential Hydrogen) and Acid and Alkaline and the...
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