Close

industry news

Bobit Business Media Hires Brian O’Rourke as President of the Company’s New Beauty, Health & Wellness Division

Bobit Business Media announced today that Brian O’Rourke has joined the company as President of its new Beauty, Health & Wellness division.

Read more

Best and Worst States for Women to Live and Work

Minnesota is number one. California is number 16. See where your state ranks on this report from WalletHub.

Salon Services and Supplies Acquires R.Stafford Company

As of June 24, 2019, R.Stafford will become Salon Services and Supplies and the team at Salon Services will take over operations in Colorado, Wyoming, and New Mexico.

Steven Henley Announced as New Director of Education for Pravana

Henley brings over 20 years of professional salon industry experience. He will manage the educational programming for the brand in an effort to broaden digital reach.

Kenra Professional Launches Color Voice Assistant For Amazon Alexa

"Hey Alexa, open Kenra Color" - Amazon Alexa now gives professional stylists a helping hand by alleviating the messiness of a traditional color manual with innovative skill feature by Kenra.

California Beauty Federation Holds 19th Annual WOW Event

The Professional Beauty Federation of California’s ‘Welcome to Our World’ (W.O.W) lobbying event bridges a connection between policy makers and beauty industry professionals.

Global Beauty Devices Market Valued at Over $39 Billion in 2018

The global beauty devices market is expected to reach USD 107.2 billion by 2024. The factors, according to the report, contributing to the growth of the market include the rise in skin disorders, increasing rate of hormonal imbalance cases, an aging population, and growing awareness for beauty devices.

State of the Salon Industry: New Study Details Factors Leading to Low-Growth

Sales of salon hair-care services grew only 1.8% with sales of salon hair-care products growing 1%, according to the NEW 2018 Professional Salon Industry Haircare Study.

Oribe Canales, Famed Hairdresser and Industry Icon, Passes Away

Famed hairdresser and artisan Oribe Canales, age 62, passed away on December 17, 2018. Here, we look at some of his career milestones and industry impact as we celebrate his life and mourn his passing.

SALON TOUR: Boss Hair Group in River North, Chicago

Award winning Chicago colorist, John Blue, recently launched BOSS HAIR GROUP in the upbeat bustle of River North (842 N. Orleans Street). The unique and intimate lounge-like salon boasts an eccentric vibe of 80s glam rock, Studio 54 fashion, and 90s supermodel chic.