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How to Communicate When an Employee or Guest Tests Positive for COVID-19

In SALON TODAY's Burning Questions series, Summit Salon's Heather Bagby offers advice to owners and managers regarding what actions to take when a guest or employee tests positive for COVID-19.

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New Poll Reveals Pandemic Impact on Black-Owned Small Businesses

Survey results from Color Of Change and Main Street Alliance of 600 small business owners.

Clean Beauty: Custom Disinfection Protocols Keep Clients Coming Back to the Salon

What does this mean to salons and spas that have already struggled through at least one COVID-19 reopening phase? Stay proactive! It’s smart business to refresh and refine what is now the beauty essential, sanitation.

Nail Salons Can Reopen Indoors Across California

Announced on September 22, all counties are cleared to open.

Henkel Hair Professional Brands Launch “BCU” Salon Support Program

The program is designed to support professional salons and hairstylists navigate what will be a “new normal” through encouraging and motivational tools, and education from their favorite artists.

CA Salons and Barbershops Allowed to Reopen for Indoor Services

On Friday, August 28, California Gov. Gavin Newsom introduced a new four-tier, color-coded system that will replace California’s monitoring list. Under the new system, all of the state's hair salons and barbershops are permitted to reopen indoors with modifications. 

California Salons and Stylists, Let's Talk: PBA Hosts Update on Re-Opening and Q & A

On August 27th, 2020, at 9:30 AM PST, join the PBA (Professional Beauty Association) for an interactive session to discuss the state of salons in California. 

Sustainability in the Salon: More Important Than Ever

The demand for beauty products that are clean, ethically sourced and sustainable has not slowed during our current COVID-19 global crisis. If anything, the need to operate a sustainable business translates into being a more resilient business.  

LA Mayor's Office Warns Reopening Salons Prematurely Could Backfire When It Comes to Lifting Closure Mandate

Armed with data and stories of the impact the prolonged closure is having on California salons, a coalition of beauty businesses lobbies the LA Mayor's office, asking for the safe reopening of beauty-based businesses.

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STARRING By Ted Gibson Reopens in CA Despite State Shutdown Orders

Joining forces with Civil Right Attorney and Trial Lawyer Mark Geragos and The Professional Beauty Federation of California, Ted Gibson and Jason Backe make a stand for salon owners by reopening their Los Angeles-based salon before shutdown mandate is lifted.