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Mark Bustos Says #BeAwesomeToSomebody

Mark Buston (@MarkBustos) is a special guy. A VERY successful hairdresser, Bustos is booked back to back earning $175/cut at his base, the Three Square Studio in NYC. But on his day off Bustos goes out into the homeless community and approaches the needy to offer free haircuts. He has cut hundreds of street people, touching both their hearts and souls.

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Hotel Guests Become Nail Salon Clients at 70 Park Avenue Hotel’s Manicure Concierge

Guests in a hotel are almost always there for an event that they want to look great for, whether it’s a vacation, a wedding or a business meeting. However, after the hassle of packing and travelling, there’s always something that gets lost in the mix – like nails! They have an outfit planned to perfection, but forgot that chipped nails are going to look awful in those peep-toe heels. So, they head to the hotel concierge and ask about near-by salons that offer manis and pedis.

Manufacturers and Distributors

Promotions at Sam Villa

 Sam Villa announces Lya Navarra as Manager of Brand Advocacy and Leanna Trombino Rector as Manager of Marketing and Events for Sam Villa.

Navarra becomes Manager of Brand Advocacy for Sam Villa, effective July 15th.  She will be responsible for media content development for PR, video write-ups, blogs, Facebook management and social media support. She will also take over responsibilities for customer service support. 

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Milady Listens to the Market: An Interview with Gerard McAvey, Director of Marketing and Training at Milady

Since 1927, Milady has been a leading provider of educational and business training resources for programs in Cosmetology, Esthetics, Barbering, Nail Technology, Makeup, Massage Therapy, Salon & Spa Management and Business Training. Milady has helped more than 10 million beauty professionals achieve their license. There are also many resources available for instructors, including a library of videos and online ebooks and interactive materials.

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Modern Exclusive: An Interview with General Manager / Vice President Salon Operations ULTA Beauty, Phil Horvath

ULTA Beauty is a premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin, hair care products and salon services. “All Things Beauty, All in One Place™” is its tag line and the beauty and the places continue to thrive and grow. MODERN SALON asked Phil Horvath, general manager/vice president of Salon Operations at ULTA, to share an update on the forward movement taking place at ULTA.

MS: How’s business?

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Guy Tang Shares His Pricing Strategy For Private Suite Artists

If you are in a suite, how much should you charge?

MODERN's Beauty and Fashion Director checked in with superstar GUY TANG who shares his own pricing strategy. Tang, who does everything from sweeping the floors to folding the towels, devotes the day (or half day) to each client and charges accordingly. Each service is priced individually based actually on the service, not the time.

"Consult beforehand so the client knows what she is paying for," he advises. "Charge for base and then highlights, which, in my case, start at $300."

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