By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 08/21/2012 11:17:00 AM
Every summer in Chicago, the streets by Grant Park line up with thousands of people for a three-day festival called Lollapalooza. And, every year, musicians and celebrities gather at the VIP Music Lounge at the Hard Rock Hotel Hard Rock to spend a little down time before the festivities. For the past seven years, RED 7 SALON has been working at the lounge for Lollapalooza. This year, they worked exclusively with CK1 and offered hair services (to compliment CK1's make-up services) to invited VIPs/Artists in the lounge area.
By Stacey Soble | Updated: 07/02/2012 3:39:00 PM
WHEN RACHEL AND JAMES MORRISON built their new salon in a classic 1920s-style Spanish bungalow in Laguna Beach, space was at a premium, and Rachel Morrison decided she didn’t want to waste it on a front desk.
By Jan Hillenmeyer and assisted by Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 07/02/2012 1:37:00 PM
As the average client grows more technologically sophisticated, it’s more critical than ever than salons and service providers keep up. We asked this month’s Perspective participants how technology is shaping the client experience in the salon.
By Lauren Salapatek | Updated: 04/19/2012 2:27:00 PM
SALON TODAY talked to David Manske, Midwest Software Engineer for Salon Suite Accounting. Recently Manske, build a straight-forward accounting tool for small business salon stylists. With the help from his mother, a salon stylist, the initial product started as a simple excel spreadsheet and evolved to what it is today.
By Stacey Soble and Laurel Nelson | Updated: 04/06/2012 9:59:00 AM
As the owner of Head Games salon in Portland, Maine, Alanna York always believed salons and stylists deserved more from the brands they’ve represented.