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July 20 13 Supplement
on Aug 13, 2013
Turning the Tide Industry leaders weigh in from the front lines with the latest in the ongoing fight against diversion. The world of professional beauty is populated by artists, individualists and rebels, but there’s one issue that everyone who works in the industry can agree on: diversion. The practice, by which
on Jul 31, 2013
The recently released Retail Management for Salons & Spas by Milady, International Spa Association and iSpa Foundation (Milady, 2012) aims to provide beauty pros with a clear understanding of what it takes to run a profitable retail business while overseeing the day-to-day operations of a salon or spa. The chapter “The
on Jul 01, 2013
American Salon's full diversion report appears in the July, 2013 issue We heard from so many manufacturers on the subject of combating diversion, we couldn't fit everyone into our annual print report. Here, some prominent executives from your favorite brands weigh in on how their companies are fighting the good
on Mar 07, 2013
Jane Wurwand, founder of the International Dermal Institute and Dermalogica, speaks on the importance of human touch. Jane Wurwand, Founder of The International Dermal Institute (IDI) and Dermalogica, recently spoke before a capacity crowd of professional skin therapists, students, salon-owners and trade editors,
on Dec 01, 2012
  This fall saw a bumper crop of new skincare products dedicated to fighting the good fight against signs of aging. Here are four that stood out from the crowd: Packaged with a nifty roll-on applicator, Amala Rejuvenate Targeted Wrinkle Treatment is designed to plump, smooth and tighten skin while it reduces the