Brig Van Osten, winner of Shear Genius (season three), took MODERN SALON Beauty and Fashion Director Maggie Mulhern on a tour of "p!ay hair lounge", her Simi Valley, California salon (playhairlounge.com). Fun and festive, Brig and her 8 colleagues find that work is "play" in this shockingly functional space. Wait until the very end to learn Brig's haircolor formula.
Sola Salon Studios, one of the largest and fastest-growing salon studio franchise in the United States, has opened its 300th location, a landmark for a company dedicated to helping beauty entrepreneurs realize their dream of salon ownership.
For the first time in its 16-year history, The Millennium Experience will open its doors to all industry professionals. Hosted by Millennium Systems International, the annual conference will include hair shows and inspirational speakers, aimed to celebrate the future of the industry and to inspire attendees to try new strategies that will benefit their brands.
Jirano Beauty is a new hair care line designed specifically for those looking for naturally defined curls, and to address the concerns unique to women with curly, textured hair. The coconut-oil based range is founded by twin sisters Jane and Jedi Nyachiro, with products based on traditional family recipes from their native Kenya that have been passed down through generations.
Forty percent of all hair loss sufferers are women, and Allure Hair Building Fibers, a hair loss concealer, aims to address this issue. Allure, an all-natural, hypoallergenic product, is a safe and instant way to thicken hair for those with thinning and balding hair.
The British Barbers Association embarked on a North American tour during the first week of October 2016, demonstrating men’s grooming techniques and presenting their latest men’s collections and new product range.
The CHI Academy recently hosted its annual Certified Educator Training. Seventeen hairstylists from various cities in Texas, Florida and Mississippi were in attendance working to become Farouk Systems Educators.