HAIR+ Resource Guide: Associations, Philanthropy, Education & Events
If HAIR+ has piqued your interest in the trichology, thinning hair, enhancements and scalp-care segment of the beauty industry, there are several next steps you can take.
Educating yourself and becoming immersed in communities of like-minded stylists and salon owners is a good starting point; knowledge is your greatest ally! Included here are events, classes, philanthropic opportunities, associations and websites you can visit to start on your path to success.
American Hair Loss Association
American Hair Loss Council
American Med Spa Association
American Medical Association
International Association of Trichologists
National Alopecia Areata Foundation
U.S. Trichology Institute
Children With Hair Loss
Friends Are By Your Side (Wigs & Wishes)
Locks of Love
The Rapunzel Project
Survivor Glam Squad
Wigs for Kids
Wigs 4 Kids
EDUCATION & EVENTS
Taking place October 16-18, 2016, at the Hilton Northeast Atlanta, it’s the only industry event that offers the focus, information, best practices, hands-on training and community interaction to give salon professionals the tools and confidence you need to be most successful in meeting your clients’ hair loss needs.
Hair Loss Awareness Month
HairVisions International Expo
Stylists, owners and distributors receive information and education on all things HairVisions (including brand OnRite, Gemtress, UltraTress, Simplicity and TressAllure). Two-day conference.
Jeffrey Paul Academy for Women's Hair Thinning & Loss
An online summit for industry professionals and consumers interested in learning about thinning hair and hair loss. Thirty experts will offer video presentations covering the newest cosmetic, medical and psychological solutions to hair loss, accompanied by 20 personal experiences of women and children living life with hair loss and hair thinning.
World Trichology Conference from the International Association of Trichologists
Annual two-day hair loss conference is open to stylists, salon owners, trichologists and other health practitioners. Expect to learn new skills, update your knowledge and network with others interested in the science of hair and hair loss.
GOOD READS from friends of MODERN SALON
The Hair Bible
by Philip Kingsley
Hair Loss Master Plan
by Brent Hardgrave
Solutions to Women's Hair Thinning & Loss
by Jeffrey Paul