Ted Gibson and Jason Backe Open LA Smart Salon, YouTuber Launches Barber Battle

Ted Gibson's new LA smart salon, Starring

Ted Gibson and Jason Backe Open LA Smart Salon
See inside the beauty power couple's smart salon, called Starring.

YouTuber Launches Barber Battle
Stephen Marinaro "TheSalonGuy" launched the first barber competition show called Head to Head, on his YouTube channel, which reaches over 588,000 subscribers and averages 1.5 million viewers monthly. The series premieres tonight, and will air on YouTube every Friday at 7pm EST.

New York City Bans Discrimination Based on Hair
Under the new guidelines, appearance and grooming policies that ban natural hairstyles, including locks, cornrows, braids, twists, Bantu knots, fades, and Afros, in public are illegal and punishable by law. 


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Celebrity Facialist Joanna Vargas on Her Expanding Salon
Celebrity facialist Joanna Vargas will expand her body offerings via both skincare and treatments this spring, and later this year will expand her salon, which will incorporate non-invasive technologies like full-body cryotherapy.