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INDIE HAIR at Premiere Orlando
With its anything but mundane approach to cutting, coloring and, of course, styling, INDIE HAIR drew a large crowd at the recent Premiere Orlando International Beauty Event (June 1-2). INDIE HAIR team members Jeffery James and Serena Radin showcased unique cutting and trendsetting pastel coloring techniques using Scruples' URBAN SHOCK Color Craze - a combination that speaks to its individualist fan base. The INDIE HAIR team demonstrated effortless ways to create dynamic hair looks that match every unique style.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 1:56pm
Registration Now Open for the BOLD MINDBODY Conference
Registration is now open for the BOLD MINDBODY Conference! Scheduled for October 13-14 in Santa Monica, CA, the conference will feature presentations by MINDBODY clients and executives about best business practices, the latest updates regarding MINDBODY products, morning wellness classes, networking events, an expo hall and more. MINDBODY CEO and Co-founder, Rick Stollmeyer, will kick off the event with a talk on creating, sustaining and growing a successful business.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 9:50am
Matrix Announces $1 Million Scholarship Fund, "Imagine All You Can Be"
For the past three years, the Matrix Spread the Love program has connected Matrix with students, schools and salons nationwide, sharing inspiration and celebrating accomplishments. Now, in an effort to touch the future generation of beauty professionals in a new and powerful way, Matrix announces the launch of their $1 Million Imagine All You Can Be Scholarship Fund, a 5-year program commitment to the beauty industry.
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 11:20am
Salon and Spa Industry Tracking Survey Results
After increasing in the fourth quarter of 2013, the Professional Beauty Association's (PBA) Salon/Spa Performance Index (SSPI) declined slightly 0.8 percent in the first quarter of 2014, declining to its lowest level in a year. Softer sales and customer traffic contributed to the decrease. Furthermore, the Current Situation Index fell by 1.4 percent to 100.3, while the Expectations Index decreased by 0.3 percent to 104.6.  
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 12:09pm
The Doves Lead Oribe Workshop in New York City
On May 18 and 19, 2014, Christopher and Sonya Dove held an Oribe Hair Care workshop dedicated to red carpet-inspired looks. Approximately 40 stylists from salons across the country came to Oribe Hair Care’s New York Studio for the two intimate classes with the legendary educators and walked away with special occasion style inspiration, new techniques and professional images for their portfolios.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 11:46am
Smashing Bash: The Wella Studio Launch In NYC
Wella Professionals celebrates the opening of its new stuido space in Soho; by Francesca Moisin DJ Natasha Diggs, regular spinner at a weekly NYC party hosted by Q-Tip of A Tribe Called Quest, gets guests grooving.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 2:46pm
CND Announces New CNDU Online Learning
CND, the maker of CND SHELLAC brand 14+ day nail color and VINYLUX Weekly Polish, reaffirms its commitment to serving the Nail Professional with the introduction of yet another groundbreaking innovation: CNDU Online Learning. 
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 11:18am
Henkel signed an agreement with TSG Consumer Partners, San Francisco/USA, to acquire the three US Hair Professional companies SexyHair, Alterna and Kenra for around 270 million euros in cash. These businesses will strengthen the Henkel US Hair Professional portfolio especially in the categories of Care and Styling. The acquisition will position Henkel as one of the leading companies in the world’s single biggest Hair Professional market. In the fiscal year 2013, the acquired companies generated sales of about 140 million euros.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 10:46am
Wella World Studio Opens in NYC
Last night, Wella North America celebrated the grand opening of Wella World Studio in the artistic community of SoHo. The move from Rockefeller Center to the bustling, artistic community of SoHo ushers in a new era for Wella education. Known for elevating technical mastery and unleashing the talent of stylists from around the globe, The Studio is now making its mark as a modern haven for hairdressers; a place where they can tap into their creativity and achieve technical excellence through world-class coaching for every stage of their career.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 10:25am