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on Aug 01, 2006
It was hard to say goodbye, but Viola, my dependable and inspiring mannequin who has been with me for the last 20 years, recently embarked on a three-stop world tour. As I mentioned in last month's column, she will be entrusted to the care of a few fellow hairstylists at every stop on her trip. They will each take
on Jul 01, 2006
Looking back on my career, there are so many people who have been there for me. But there is one who has been there through thick and thin for the last 20 years, whether she liked it or not. Her name is Viola...and she is my mannequin. Ruth Roche Viola was created by Pivot Point as a learning tool, and,
on Jun 01, 2006
I was blown away by my recent visit to North Haven Academy, a Paul Mitchell Partner School in North Haven, CT, where I met a group of wildly motivated and professional future salon pros. Having won a school fundraising contest set up by Winn Claybaugh, founder and co-owner of Paul Mitchell The School, they got to
on May 01, 2006
The wedding season is now upon us, and most of us are either knee-deep in our work with brides or hiding in the back room, praying that we don't have to do it. I think it's a privilege to be part of a bride's inner circle and to be able to show a client that she is one of the most beautiful brides. For those
on Apr 01, 2006
I love this time of year, when spring has sprung and the creative itch needs scratching! Amid the eclectic mix of vibes and looks from fashion designers for the Spring 2006 collections, I've noticed a handful of key hair trends that are surfacing consistently. Ruth Roche One that has been on the catwalks