Feeling bored with your clients and the same old color services? Below are a few ways to get inspired to try new color tactics on your clientele. Break out of your rut today!
Visit www.modernsalonlearning.com. This online educational tool offers advanced education classes in cuts and color. Try out “Rich Chocolate” or “Golden Bounce” for a new take on classic colors.
Head to America’s Beauty Show March 28-30. In addition to color workshops and product knowledge classes, there is also a special opening-night event with famed colorist Gina Khan that’s sure to inspire. Visit www.americasbeautyshow.com for more information.
Take a trip. Visit a city very different than your own. Trends in LA, New York and Atlanta vary. Do some people watching, visit a salon and go out on the town. You’ll come back with new ideas and inspiration.
Do some research; take a class. Most manufacturers offer tons of classes and educational events. Research your color manufacturer and take a class that interests you. Do it on your own or with a co-worker. Education always inspires.
Change it up. Give your own look a drastic makeover. Clients will be intrigued and inspired by your new shade. Next thing you know, they’ll all want makeovers!
With more than 480,000 Instagram followers, Larisa Love’s ambition has opened doors to opportunities to inspire stylists from around the world—and she strives to make a difference in the lives of her clients as well as the hair industry.
Creativity is learned, can be diminished or enhanced, is addictive, and so satisfactory it may well be the key to happiness, and just like your cat, creativity must be stroked or it will run away at first chance.
MODERN’S Jamie Newman joined both phases one and two of Wella’s Master Color Expert Program alongside salon-professional attendees as an Honorary Master Color Expert for a full submersion into the class.
"As a former school owner, I feel for the student who asks for a job at our salon without the interviewing, technical or social skills needed for the job. Although I felt badly, I was powerless--until now."
Do you dread thinking of new ways to reinvent promotions and special occasions? How many times a year can you discount the same service, the same way, without your clients becoming accustomed to a “holiday promotion”? Fortunately, the abundance of springtime holidays and special occasions allows for a variety of fresh ways to delight your customers.
It has been a problem in our industry for years - retailing. Many salon pros have trouble seeing beyond the artistry and find it difficult to sell products to their clients. In this brief video Cody Fullerton of Living Proof confronts the situation and shares why salon pros should encourage their clients to buy products to maintain their hair between salon visits.