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Marianne Dougherty

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on Sep 01, 2007
In July, Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton addressed the 88th National Beauty Culturists League convention in Fairfax, VA. Her campaign produced placards for each table depicting seven of Clinton's hairstyles dating back to her days as first lady with the tag line, "Pay attention to your hair,
on Jul 01, 2007
A few months ago when I was at Virgin Records in New York City, I noticed a display of 10-inch Gwen Stefani dolls wearing different costumes. Each of the dolls had a name—Tick-Tock Gwen, Bananas Gwen, Cool Gwen and so on. According to the style icon, she and her Harajuku Girl dancers wore such "wicked
on Jun 01, 2007
Thirty years ago this month, I turned 30, a milestone birthday, like the one I'll be celebrating this month, that warrants one of two responses: Either you pull the covers over your head or you seize the day as it were, celebrating the fact that you've lived long enough to know that life at any age is worth
on May 01, 2007
Last year the National Cosmetology Association (NCA) held SalonLife '06 in Las Vegas, featuring speakers like financial guru Suze Orman, Fleetwood Mac's Mick Fleetwood and Bob Greene, Oprah's trainer and author of The Best Life Diet. It was an inspired idea: Give hairdressers the tools they need to succeed in life
on Apr 01, 2007
Located in the tranquil Mohawk Valley near Syracuse in Upstate New York, Skana: The Spa at Turning Stone is a 33,000-square-foot salon, spa and fitness facility on the grounds of The Turning Stone Resort & Casino, an enterprise of the Oneida Indian Nation—skana is the Oneida word for peace. The salon