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on Jul 01, 2006
Every artist needs to prime his canvas before he begins to paint. The same is true for makeup artists. Applying a primer to the face, eyes and lips is a must for creating a flawless, long-lasting finish, says Brian Duprey, a New York City–based makeup artist. "When applied before foundation, the result is a
on Jun 01, 2006
Hairstylist and entrepreneur John Allan recently added a fourth location to his string of successful New York City men's clubs, which combine elements of the traditional, old-style barbershop with the services and amenities of a high-end salon. The newest John Allan's, located in Manhattan's Tribeca neighborhood,
on May 01, 2006
Hairstylist and salon owner Lois Christie is giving new meaning to the term "full-service," particularly as it refers to salons. At her 8,000-square-foot salon and spa, Christie & Co., in Bayside, NY, Christie is not only making her clients beautiful on
on Mar 01, 2006
With its baby grand piano, 40-bottle wine list and the aroma of freshly baked croissants wafting from the kitchen, Arium, a salon in the heart of Manhattan's meatpacking district, would be right at home on the Champs-Elysées. A combination hair salon, art gallery and café, Arium is hairstyling guru
on Mar 01, 2006
Forget the golf course. Skip the steakhouse. Leave the sporting events to the guys. A growing number of professional women are booking salons and spas for get-togethers where they can talk business, entertain clients or connect with colleagues while indulging in a little pampering. Monique Bertsch, director