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on Jul 01, 2009
Guy Mascolo was chairman of TIGI Worldwide and TONI&GUY USA. He was also part of a hairdressing dynasty that began with his father, Franco, and grew to include brothers Bruno, Toni and Anthony. His death from heart failure at 65 this May came prematurely, saddening and shocking his family, friends and those in the
on Jun 01, 2009
If you think twittering is for the birds, think again. Twitter is the latest rage in free social networking, and it's utilized by everyone from celebs like Oprah Winfrey to CEOs and corporations like CNN. Even American Salon is on the microblogging service that lets users stay connected in real time (about 4
on May 01, 2009
City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award honorees and founders of Pureology Serious Colour Care Cheryl and Jim Markham have selected a grand masquerade theme for their July 20 Spirit of Life gala, which will be held in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. More than 600 industry executives are expected
on Apr 01, 2009
For as long as I've been in this industry, the word on the street has been that beauty is recession-proof. The conventional wisdom is that in an economic downturn, people might put off buying big-ticket items, but they'll still splurge on beauty services. What we're seeing now is that clients are still coming into
on Mar 01, 2009
Every so often in life, you encounter someone whom you instinctively feel is destined for greatness. I sensed that about Sexy Hair founder Michael O'Rourke the day we first met back in the late 1990s. To this day, I can still vividly recall hearing the passion in his voice as he told me about his new company