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

Hightlights from the 2015 Redken Symposium

Cutting-edge techniques and product innovations took center stage at Redken’s biannual educational extravaganza.

More than 10,000 beauty pros from 32 countries gathered at Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Hotel in January to...

Headmasters: Mary Brunetti

Twenty-four hours in the life of the celebrity hairstylist, salon owner and director of education at Sally Hershberger salon

6 a.m. I start off my day with a protein shake filled...

Eye Candy February 2015


Designers delivered a mixed message in their fall/winter 2014 collections. Rather than opting for one distinct fabric, Bottega Veneta, Missoni and Temperley London (seen here) showcased cut-and-paste creations for ensembles,...

Bohemian Rhapsody

A collection from Obliphica Professional puts a twist on hair that’s rich, smooth and shiny.

A chic vibe combined with an unstructured boho aesthetic served as the inspiration for the latest...