The Importance of Continuing Education

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Everyone wants to see his or her business succeed, but not everyone is willing to invest in the process. Every industry, especially the beauty industry, should participate in continuing education. Beauty trends, maintenance, tools, and business best practices are all changing on a daily basis. What was once the most popular style or method five…

Taking Time to Appreciate Employees

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People like to be recognized for their efforts; it makes them feel valued and appreciated.  When you ask your employees what their favorite part of their job is, what kind of answers do you receive? It should go without saying that your employees like the job they are responsible for, but what keeps them coming…

20,000 Ways to Say “Thank You”

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#DearHairStylist was created as a movement of thanks and appreciation for all of the ways beauty professionals touch our lives creatively, emotionally, and physically. We have seen and felt the effects of your sacrifice, hard work, and dedication, and want to highlight your passion and positive impact through interviews, stories, and expressions of gratitude. And…

Cut and Color in Harmony

Check out this awesome cut and color by Farouk Global Artistic Director, Patrick Kalle. The inspiration goes back to the early 70s where precise cutting techniques were the success of every salon owner.   The copper, red tones of the Chi permanent shine hair color give us the reflection, brilliance and lasting for this rich color. Below…

Effective Salon Promotions & Loyalty Programs

A marketing buzz must be directed at different types of people—current, prospective, and new clients. Promotional specials can be the key to long-term sustainability in your salon business. Experienced and successful salon owners have been using salon promotions and loyalty programs for years to keep salon traffic flowing, increase sales, and attract new clientele. The…