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Wigging Out

Oct 12 2014 | By Kristen Heinzinger
Wig and makeup designer Mike Potter gives American Salon a backstage look at Broadway’s Tony Award-winning musical, Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Andrew Rannells plays Hedwig, and wears eight...
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Wise Guy - October 2014

Oct 12 2014 | By Desiree Cole, Corie Hengst
TIME OUT Owner Lee Brown is known to greet clients at the front door of Mister Brown’s Barber Shop Social in San Diego. Almost as soon as guests recognize the barbershop’s friendly atmosphere...
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Color Therapy

Oct 12 2014 | By Corie Hengst, Desiree Cole
Golden Girls As the colder season rolls in, colorists can add a little warmth to clients’ looks with five new INOA Gold Naturals shades from L’Oréal Professionnel. The colors are formulated to...
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Pink Heroes

Oct 12 2014 | By Desiree Cole
Salons all over the country are rising to the occasion, organizing specialty services and events to raise funds during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. ✂ —Desiree Cole October is National...
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Our Town - Grand Rapids, MI

Oct 12 2014 | By Desiree Cole
Nicknamed “Furniture City” for its major lumbering center, it’s no surprise Grand Rapids, MI salons boast ravishing interior design, like these three standouts. ✂ —Desiree Cole Brindle and Blonde...
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American Dream

Oct 11 2014 | By Corie Hengst
At a recent training event, JCP Salon unveiled its fall/winter trend collection, American Women. Creativity and inspiration were strong during JCP Salon’s weeklong training event in August....
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Young Americans: Sara Bryan

Oct 11 2014 | By Kelley Donahue
  Though she was raised in a military family, Sara Bryan was never one to embrace structure and a strong work ethic. “I was a bit of a rebel back then, but these days, systems,...
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Beauty Lab

Oct 10 2014 | By Desiree Cole
Eight products you just have to check out REDKEN New Redken Wind Blown 05 dry finishing spray creates windswept styles via a powder mist that feels weightless and gives mild control. The...
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The Bright Side

Oct 10 2014 | By Kelley Donahue
Paul Mitchell Ultimate Color Repair defends against color fade and damage. In addition to preventing thermal damage by 86 percent and breakage by 88 percent, Ultimate Color Repair—a new, sulfate-...
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Making History

Oct 10 2014 | By Nicole Altavilla
The hairstyles in this collection, which were inspired by the long-lived Byzantine Empire, leave a lasting impression. The Byzantine collection by Misha Belfer, international creative director for...
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