Updated: 05/10/2013 3:59:00 PM
As state governments across the country initiate deregulation legislation that would remove licensing for cosmetology, new threats face not only beauty professionals, but the consumers they serve. PBA's Myra Irizarry stops by to talk about the association’s new ‘I Am’ program, designed to help professionals educate both consumers and legislators about the importance of licensing.
By Stacey Soble | Updated: 05/03/2013 2:31:00 PM
As Charles Penzone celebrates 50 years in the professional beauty industry this year, he takes a moment to reflect on the business he's built and the lessons he's learned, while sharing some advice with future salon owners.
By Stacey Soble | Updated: 04/08/2013 3:46:00 PM
As he makes big plans for his 2013 Backstage Miami event La Fama, Oribe takes a moment to talk with Stacey Soble for his very special competition to pick The One, a stylist he will choose that weekend who he will mentor for the next six months. Find out what Oribe is looking for and some of the exciting activities he has planned for The One.
By Stacey Soble | Updated: 08/13/2012 11:42:00 AM
Malibu C's Tom Porter talks about the natural forces over summer that impact hair—from minerals in the water to heat to higher levels of chlorine to the drought—and how that can reshape the way salons think about the back-to-school promotion.