By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 09/22/2011 10:05:00 AM
16 women and one man make up a 15-month calendar of breast cancer survivors. Their stories are told with beautiful images representing months October 2011 to December 2012. All participants were treated to a complete makeover, including hair, make-up and clothes from Imagine Salon & Spa (formally Ian Marc’s salon) & All Dressed Up.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 07/19/2011 10:48:08 AM
Top stylists and salon owners are only as good as the people they have working for them. What should a stylist look for in an assistant? How do you “groom” them to be able to eventually move on as successful stylists within your salon? Salon owner Paul Labrecque shares his advice to finding and nurturing his assistants in his salon.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 03/23/2011 4:51:25 PM
Presented by ABS, P&G Salon Professional and Salon Today The 2011 America’s Beauty Show Business Forum: Smart Thinking, Straight Talk delved deep into salon business practices and armed salon professionals with the necessary business and leadership skills they need to succeed.
See what top beauty magazine editors and successful business owners had to say about their clients needs and wants.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 02/04/2011 10:39:03 AM
In a short motivational video from John Paul Dejoria, CEO and Founder of John Paul Mitchell Systems, he calls out to current beauty professionals asking them to help future beauty professionals with scholarships by donating $5 to Be-Cause's first charity event.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 01/10/2011 9:20:16 AM
Located in the heart of downtown Bethesda, MD, Bella Bethesda Salon showcased the stylings of its staff in a unique hair show called Hair & Now, which featured the popular everyday styles of men, women and brides spanning the Roaring Twenties to the 21st century to demonstrate how throwbacks of the past influence the looks of today.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 12/14/2010 4:08:54 PM
Shortly after Thanksgiving, salons around the country begin receiving a little, early holiday cheer via the good ole United States Postal Services. Nestled among the magazines, December bills and holiday cards was a discreet envelope holding their congratulations letters for making the 2011 SALON TODAY 200 list. We knew when letters hit the salons because excited emails starting hitting our in-boxes. So we decided to share that good cheer by asking them how they reacted when they first opened those letters: