Opening a hair salon is a dream for many. While there’s a plethora of expected pros when going into business for yourself – like controlling your atmosphere, choosing your own retail and back bar, creating a flexible schedule, and branding yourself - there is also a wealth of unexpected benefits that Sola stylists have discovered for themselves. With so much opportunity and support, these stylists have launched their careers in a direction they could once only dream of - and the payoff has been well worth the risk! Get inspired by their individual journeys, and discover for yourself how working in a salon studio can benefit your career goals.
When Caroline Kim enrolled in cosmetology school nine years ago, she was simply hoping she’d found a career that would nourish and make use of her creativity. She had no idea that it would lead her to her true calling.
Inspired by the precision of Chinese porcelain art, Kadus Professional has developed Blondes Unlimited— the perfect tool to deliver beautiful balayage color and other freehand techniques. This lightening system makes freehand application techniques easy—no foils required!
Inspired by shifting sand and sunlight, Kadus Professional's hottest summer look—Sand-Drift Balayage—featuring Blondes Unlimited evokes soft, textured waves and golden highlights.
You can purchase items to help raise funds for, and bring awareness to, the devastating disease ALS.
Keratin Complex recently announced that industry veteran Kevin Mills will be their new vice president of education.
Color correction and major change time! Get the details for this dramatic makeover.
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