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Mixed Greens

Apr 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
1. Nauti Gear Don't choose paper or plastic—get your own bag for toting groceries. This one from Nauti Gear is made of recycled sailcloth from America's Cup boats and...
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The Way We Were

Apr 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
An ad in the January 1928 issue of The American Hairdresser from Emil J. Padar Co., Chicago, IL, featured a green porcelain barber chair. The company had recently installed six of these new-...
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The Wire

Apr 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
Redken Symposium 2007 Las Vegas was all the more fabulous when a crowd of more than 9,200 beauty industry professionals from around the globe rolled into town for...
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Applause, Applause

Mar 01 2007 | By Marianne Dougherty
When we redesigned American Salon in January, we had no idea how you'd respond, but, to paraphrase Sally Field, "You like us, you really like us." One reader wrote in to say that when her...
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Let's Do Lunch

Mar 01 2007 | By Marianne Dougherty
Q: Tell me about your product line. It's called Arrojo, right? The line includes shampoo, conditioner and styling products. I call them simple scientific solutions for the...
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Notebook

Mar 01 2007 | By American Salon Staff
GO SHORT Short hair is one of the hottest trends to emerge from the runway this spring. A really short fringe is key, but dramatic color is just as important. Versace...
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Against All Odds

Mar 01 2007 | By Marianne Dougherty
Graham Webb was born into poverty with undiagnosed spina bifida in London, but he beat the odds, founding a multimillion-dollar company, Graham Webb International, which he sold to the Wella...
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Super Soak

Mar 01 2007 | By Carrie Watson
At the end of a busy day, nothing beats a long soak in the tub. Adding bath salts can make the experience even better by doing the mind and body a world of good. Mineral-rich salts help increase...
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Eastern Delight

Mar 01 2007 | By Carrie Watson
At first glance, the new Aveda Lifestyle Salon & Spa Shinsaibashi, in Osaka, Japan, looks perfect, from the impeccable Tamo wood millwork to the sleek, custom-designed styling stations....
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Going Long

Mar 01 2007 | By Carrie Watson
Semi-permanent eyelash extensions hit the U.S. market less than three years ago, and the trend is still growing faster than the Phoenix suburbs. "It's the hottest thing going right now,"...
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