The Nail Garden (nailgarden.com), a boutique nail salon chain in California, is officially hopping onto the blow dry bar bandwagon, with two of its locations having launched a blow-out area in the past few months! One of these locations (Porter Ranch) invited me to tour the salon and experience one of its signature mani/pedi and blow-out services.
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 3:42pm
Tish & Snooky’s MANIC PANIC NYC celebrated the Grand Opening of its first New York City salon on June 25th, 2014. The free, open-to-the-public event was packed with neon-haired DyeHards (fans of the brand) enjoying entertainment by drag queen Paige Turner, free drinks and snacks, and the celebratory ribbon-cutting by founding sisters Tish and Snooky and Ricky’s NYC executives. MANIC PANIC licensed use of its name to beauty supply chain Ricky’s NYC and their in-store salons, Revolver Salon.
Friday, July 18, 2014 - 1:21pm
On Saturday, June 21, Andor'e Salon in Beverly Hills hosted a grand opening launch party. Guests sipped champagne and nibbled hors d'oeuvres provided by local eateries while admiring the sophisticated, open feel of the salon, decorated with stunning bouquets of pink roses and all-white orchids. Attendees were also able to sample select beauty products and services, including complimentary lashes, that will be available exclusively at the full-service salon.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 12:41pm
Brad Johns recently announced the launch of his Color Studio at Samuel Shriqui Salon in New York City where he will continue to advance the latest trends in hair color seen around the world. Dubbed the "Golden Boy," Brad is known as the founding father of “chunking,” a blonde-on-blonde technique which results in "child on the beach" hair - or beautiful, natural-looking blonde. Today, Brad’s look is constantly evolving, creating new methods and working with new trends.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 9:32am
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
Respected California salon owner, stylist and educator Rosey Ibarra is now the owner/founder of Social Salon Suites in Glendale, California. Ibarra’s newest business venture—all at one prestigious address—features 15 spacious, state-of-the-art build-out suite facilities for hair, skincare, nails, massage and wellness professionals to serve clients privately and in their own signature style.
Friday, May 16, 2014 - 2:15pm
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 4:04pm
"When you see hair, it's time to Lay Bare."
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 12:33pm
Confession: I've never had my lashes done! Or I hadn't ever, up until a couple of weeks ago.
I always thought my lashes were pretty decent, especially with the help of mascara. But being in the beauty industry, or at least writing about the beauty industry, imbues one with the desire to push the envelope. My lashes were OK—fairly dark, medium length and I had a lot of 'em—but it always bothered me that they didn't have a curl, or even hold a curl.
Friday, February 21, 2014 - 2:55pm
LOOK Style Society, slated to open February 21, will be Las Vegas' first and only all-inclusive beauty destination, offering a variety of services for hair, skin and nails within a single location at Town Square, Las Vegas. The glamorous lounge sets the bar high in the world of hair, makeup and skin boutiques by requiring its stylists to undergo extensive training by some of the leading professionals in the industry.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 3:01pm