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on Oct 29, 2013
Everyone knows Tippi Hedren was a leading lady in Hollywood, starring in two classic Alfred Hitchcock films, The Birds and Marnie. But leave it to CND co-founder Jan Arnold to discover that Hedren also pioneered the Vietnamese-American nail professional movement in the U.S. in the 1970s. Arnold, who’s a good friend to this
on Aug 18, 2013
How can you fuel connections that matter? I get that question a lot from salon pros, who seem to be looking constantly for ways to harness social media and figure out where their brands and clients fit in. That’s why I wanted to share some insight from Nicole Partise, social media manager at Dermalogica and The
on Aug 06, 2013
When Wella North America CEO Reuben Carranza approached Editor in Chief Kelley Donahue and me with a request to serve on his Dinner Committee for the City of Hope Spirit of Life Gala, we were honored. After learning his platform would be diabetes research and Hope Is In Style his campaign theme, we knew we wanted to do
on Mar 24, 2010
The professional beauty industry has an insatiable appetite for statistics and trend-tracking—of this I am certain. How do I know? Because every January, right after New Year's Day rolls around, I'm deluged with e-mails and phone calls from beauty and industry pros who can hardly wait to get their hands on the new
on Mar 18, 2010
Andy Warhol, who I worked with back in my early days at Interview, once noted: "They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself." And that's exactly what the incredible team at American Salon has done with our magazine for 2010. Starting with our January issue, you'll notice a