KEVIN.MURPHY partners with Green Circle Salons, an organization that provides sustainable waste management to help reduce the environmental impact generated by salons and spas. Together, KEVIN.MURPHY and Green Circle Salons will teach and share methods for salons and spas across North America to become more sustainable, healthy and profitable.
Progressions salon spa store in Rockville, Maryland, is sponsoring a Back-to-School Backpack Drive to benefit The National Center for Children and Families in Bethesda, Maryland. Progressions will be collecting age appropriate school supplies through August 18th. The community is invited to drop off backpacks with supplies during salon hours at Progressions salon spa store, 12211 Nebel Street, Rockville, Maryland.
Hair loss and thinning hair is one of the biggest beauty problem clients facing today—a condition that takes its toll on both men and women. Hair loss creates a loss of self-esteem and a loss of daily motivation. As each day passes, those affected have no will power to step out of their homes as they feel unattractive, vulnerable and ashamed of their appearance with no solution in sight. It’s a fact that up to 60 percent of women in the U.S. will experience some kind of thinning hair or hair loss in their lifetime – and this number is growing.
Earlier today, the Procter & Gamble Company announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge 43 of its beauty brands with Coty Inc. in a Reverse Morris Trust Transaction. Among others, the transaction includes P&G’s Salon Professional business.
As publisher of the Modern Salon, SALON TODAY and First Chair magazines and online platforms, MODERN SALON Media is unique in covering and working with all segments of the professional salon industry—from cosmetology students to stylists to salon owners to chain salons to suppliers and manufacturers, MODERN engages in ongoing dialogue with virtually every audience involved in the salon environment.
Mindbody recently announced the winners of its inaugural Big Goals, Big Rewards Competition. Open to Mindbody software subscribers, the program challenges business owners to embrace bold behavior and realize ambitions by leveraging the capabilities of Mindbody’s management software.
Guests in a hotel are almost always there for an event that they want to look great for, whether it’s a vacation, a wedding or a business meeting. However, after the hassle of packing and travelling, there’s always something that gets lost in the mix – like nails! They have an outfit planned to perfection, but forgot that chipped nails are going to look awful in those peep-toe heels. So, they head to the hotel concierge and ask about near-by salons that offer manis and pedis.
If you have a bright business idea that’s fueling your salon’s growth, it’s time to check out the new Salon Today 200 application on salontoday.com. The 19-year-old competition that puts the spotlight on salon owners and best business practices gets a retooling this year, with new straightforward essay questions and two new competition categories—salon culture and inventory control.