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on Sep 01, 2009
Want a tool that makes a fashion statement? Try one of these. Hot Tools Diamond Platinum Flat Iron features rounded plate edges to curl ends under or flip them out. Andis Elevate High Velocity Hair Dryer has a high-velocity hyper DC motor that generates 40
on Sep 01, 2009
In just 12 months, you can change your life. Take control of your future by picking up The Art of Extreme Self-Care (Hay House, 2009) by best-selling author Cheryl Richardson, and begin a fulfilling journey that reminds us all about the dangers of self-neglect and the importance of appreciating one's self-worth. Extreme
on Sep 01, 2009
When designing her salon's business card, Kimberly Paige Valor, owner of Modern Concepts Salon in Bayville, NJ, found inspiration in an unusual place: her friends' tattoo parlors. "I wanted something that was fun, bright and eclectic," she says. Valor's card, which aims to mimic the salon's slogan, "On the cutting edge of
on Sep 01, 2009
Combine the Yellow Pages with Facebook and Craigslist, toss in a couple of celebrity hairstylists and you get, a new Web site aimed at serving both salons and their clients. helps clients find your salon. Designed to make the salon search process stress-free,
on Aug 01, 2009
You can't pick up a paper, watch TV or surf the Web lately without hearing talk of the economy and how to cut costs. When I meet with beauty editors they all talk about working smarter and making the most of the consultant relationship. One of the smartest uses of the consultant relationship salon owners can take advantage