By Greg Scheer | Updated: 04/21/2010 2:33:05 PM
Minardi Color Perfect Lighting, by Eco-Lite Products, not only addresses a problem that’s plagued colorists for decades, its environmentally friendly products use anywhere from 40-80 percent less power than traditional lighting options. In addition, the lights reduce heat values, which requires less cooling energy from air conditioning.
By Alison Alhamed | Updated: 04/14/2010 4:01:00 PM
ANGUS MITCHELL, co-owner of Paul Mitchell Systems and an influential educator in the beauty industry, launched his Angus M Salon in Beverly Hills, California, in July 2009. One look inside the 1,800-square-foot space and you can see why Mitchell’s salon has been called, “the cool kid on the block.”
By Alison Alhamed | Updated: 10/20/2009 1:39:00 PM
Throughout a salon/spa visit, clients are stuck looking up at the ceiling several times throughout the visit—during a facial, waxing, massage or shampoo. Yet, so often the ceiling is an overlooked area for interior design.
By Alison Alhamed | Updated: 10/20/2009 10:54:00 AM
If you ask salon owner Juan Florentino to describe his 3,900-square foot salon in Beverly Hills, he would say “modern, Hollywood, glam.” And that description couldn’t be more accurate. The Juan Florentino salon, in the heart of star-studded Beverly Hills, goes to great lengths for full client comfort: even offering clients disconnected VIP rooms for total privacy needs and a backdoor entrance for full seclusion. Sprinkled throughout the space are paintings of faces from pop culture: Elvis, Marilyn, Bob Dylan and Elizabeth Taylor.
By Alison Alhamed | Updated: 09/09/2009 3:48:00 PM
Located in picturesque Honolulu, J Salon (jsalon.com) was designed by owner Joe Randazzo and manager Gary Casupang. The salon has 150 feet of window space, and is located at the corner of a busy street a block from the most-frequented movie theater on the island.