Updated: 04/11/2011 3:23:52 PM
Beautiful hair begins with the skin on the scalp. Nioxin’s Scalp Renew Treatment, a 10- to 15-minute scalp dermabrasion—a facial for the scalp— delivers immediate results by removing buildup on the scalp from products and the environment, clearing any sebaceous gland blockages and sloughing off dead cells.
Updated: 04/11/2011 3:03:57 PM
The gentle, ammonia- free Color Touch demi-permanent formula with Light²Color Complex takes just 5-15 minutes to deliver beautiful, multi-tonal dimension, depth and shine for 4-6 weeks, gradually washing out with no line of demarcation. It can be used alone, as an enhancement to a hair color service or as a highlights refresh between color appointments. The shade palette offers a range of rich, natural color featuring fashion-forward shades for every result from gray blending to vibrant red. It accommodates the colorist’s preference with application by either bowl and brush or bottle.
Updated: 04/11/2011 2:48:23 PM
Bounce back from a brutal winter by jumping onto the bandwagon of innovative add-on services and drive your business barometer out of the red and into the black. Smart new solutions = happy clients, more services and more money. Don’t get left behind!
By Stacey Soble | Updated: 04/01/2011 4:32:29 PM
From rhinestones to bling strands to fine feathers, the Spring beauty shows were rocking with specialty hair extensions. SALON TODAY wondered if clients are equally excited about the trend, so we asked salons what's hot in their own markets, how they are marketing specialty extensions and how clients are responding. While it seems the pending prom season is driving some interest in a little Spring bling, the majority of the momentum belongs to feathers:
Updated: 03/17/2011 2:30:07 PM
Carrying a baby is stressful—both mentally and physically. Those nine months may have moms-to- be wanting to check out of reality and into a spa. Mama Mio makes pampering and relaxation possible with their exclusive skin salvation program: Mama Mio Skincare’s Mama’s Touch. Offered at over 300 spas worldwide, the Mama’s Touch includes four different treatments: The Yummy Tummy, Lighten Up, Mellow Mama and 4th Trimester Healing Hour. Out of the four, SALON TODAY investigated the Yummy Tummy service, which helps replenish the hydration, elasticity and omegas that the baby borrows when developing. Where it’s at: Visit mamamio.com to find a spa near you.
Updated: 01/24/2011 3:24:24 PM
If you were to pick a theme word for 2011’s SALON TODAY 200, it would be VALIDATION. This year’s competition measured all areas of salon business in calendar years 2008 and 2009—two of the toughest years for all businesses. For a salon to not only survive, but thrive during these years, strong leadership, solid systems, motivated employees and loyal customers were mandatory.