Salons and Beauty Companies Help Raise Money for Haiti

Since the earthquake that devastated Port-au-Prince, Haiti, last week, many salons and beauty companies have been doing whatever they can to raise money to help the many victims. Here are just a few examples:

Phyto Hair Care is hosting a fundraiser at Phyto Universe in NYC (58th and Lexington) on January 21 from 6-10pm. There will be live music, hair analyses, blowouts and more. If you're in the area and want to attend, RSVP to [email protected].

Plan B Hair Salon in Cambridge, MA, is encouraging its Facebook fans to donate money to Haitian relief funds by announcing that it will match 20% of the money pledged on its fan page through January 23rd. Become a fan here and donate!

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Oribe is collecting donations from its affiliated salons, and will be making a large donation to the American Red Cross on their behalf. To contribute, call 888-ORIBE-99.

The M.A.C AIDS Fund is giving $500,000 to organizations funding the relief effort in Haiti—the Clinton Foundation, Partners in Health, and GHEISKO. To read more, click here.

Is your salon or company doing something to help the victims of the recent earthquake in Haiti? Let us know!

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