Kelley Donahue

Kelley Donahue
Kelley Donahue

An accomplished writer, Kelley Donahue is passionate about all things beauty. She currently serves as the EDITORIAL DIRECTOR of American Salon, where she is responsible for sourcing new industry trends, creating content and curating eye-catching imagery designed to inform, inspire and engage the iconic brand’s audience. Donahue previously held other roles at the publication beginning in 1994, and started her career in beauty at Redken, managing the company’s public relations activities. Aside from covering the professional beauty arena, Donahue enjoys planning her getaways to Tuscany, Italy.

Stories by Kelley Donahue

Jam session

Aveda turned up the heat in a freezing Minneapolis recently when the company hosted its biannual Master Jam there in late January. Over 600 hairdressers from across the country turned...

The Good Earth

After a long winter trapped in bulky socks and boots, tender tootsies need a little salvation. To the rescue come the rejuvenating new Raw Earth SpaPedicure products, which combine nature's...

Good Curls

Tousled tresses were the crowning glory on nearly all the runways this season, including designer Corey Lynn Calter's show held during the Los Angeles Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Offsetting Calter's collection...

Grand Opening

Redken set the stage for a spectacular start to its Symposium 2005 with "Beyond Your Expectations," a high-energy rock musical about a less-than-enthusiastic hairdresser desperately in need of inspiration who...

FYI: THE LATEST BEAUTY INDUSTRY SCOOP

Beauty devotees came to Las Vegas for exceptional learning opportunities and they got all that, plus a lot more, at John Paul Mitchell Systems's A Signature Gathering 2002. More than...

FYI The Latest Beauty Industry Scoop

Held earlier this year at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, KMS's Style Council 2002 was attended by more than 1,200 industry aficionados, including the press, distributors, and...