In an era where the economy teeters between recession and recovery and clients are stretching out the time between salon visits, business education offerings may be just the spark plug that salons need to keep profits humming. Here are some options: Visual Merchandising & Retail Management This one-day course on visual
on Mar 22, 2010
Listen up: If you're looking to boost your mental skills as well as your income, then you'd be wise to get your hands on a copy of Kelly Cardenas Live, a three-CD set created by Kelly Cardenas, owner of two successful namesake salons in Las Vegas and Chicago. Ideal for everybody from the budding assistant to
on Mar 18, 2010
BEAUTY EXPOSED For his latest collection, Xposure, KMS California Artistic Director Edwin Johnston married strong British cutting techniques with softer, unforced finishing reminiscent of French styling. For the updo seen here, hair was prepped with KMS California AddVolume Styling Foam before blow-drying, then sprayed
on Mar 18, 2010
Asia Major East meets West in Hong Kong, a new collection of polishes from OPI. Perfect for dressing up nails this spring and summer, the 12 shades range from rich red (Red My Fortune Cookie, top) to dazzling gold (Bling Dynasty, bottom) to warm caramel (Chop-Sticking to My Story), plus plenty of deep oranges and purples.
on Feb 23, 2010
Paul Gooch—one of the most gifted hairdressers working in films today was Director Tim Burton's go-to guy for creating the fantasy hair creations in Disney's remake of Alice In Wonderland. Here, he reveals all that was involved in getting the hair just right so the trip down the rabbit hole is indeed memorable.