Both Solo Artists, mother/daughter duo, Tammy and Lauren Muniz, have developed an ideal working relationship. Though the family business model may not be ideal for everyone, Tammy and Lauren have garnered a lot of success with this strategy. Today, there are plenty of working stylists who are trying to navigate the landscape of developing their own business while staying involved with their families. Here are a few pointers.
Sadie Curtin's @sadieface Instagram page is so packed with gorgeous hair shots you might start browsing and, before you know it, an hour has passed. We love following her page for the amazing extension work and beautiful color. See why else she was named a 2017 MODERN SALON 100.
If you don't already follow Leysa Carrillo on Instagram, you're missing out. The Vegas-based colorist blows us away time and time again with her beautiful colormelts, styling skills and creative color. See why she is featured in the 2017 MODERN SALON 100.
When the profession is hot but the haircut prices are not, it’s time to up your game. At Roc’s Barber Shop within iStudio Salons in Orlando, Florida, Wahl Ambassador Berman Rodriguez (@Rocdizz) got out of the $12 men’s cut zone with key six steps that anyone can use.
Advanced education is an investment in yourself and your business.
Are you an independent creative stylist/business owner who wants to be an educator for a major manufacturer? Do you enjoy sharing your tips and tricks, and having fun while training? Kadus Professional is recruiting educators currently! Join their team today.
Inspired by shifting sand and sunlight, Kadus Professional's Sand-Drift Balayage service evokes soft textured waves and golden highlights, setting the standard for classic balayage.
A solo artist's retail area presents their clients with the products that will maintain their style between appointments—and it helps if they can get these products conveniently and affordably. CosmoProf's Big Summer Savings Event includes shampoos, conditioners and styling products that come in liter duo packages.
NovaLash's eye lash adhesive line is oil-proof and instantly waterproof. Yes, that means your clients will have the ability to shower, swim, or sauna right after their service!
Seven years after opening his own studio, Solo Artist Justin Frost says that the positives of working independently outweigh the negatives.
For some beauty professionals who choose to be solo artists, being independent is not the whole game, but an important stage in their careers. For Jacob Khan, currently the owner of Jacob K. Hair in Dunwoody, Georgia and a member of the CosmoProf Artistic Team, everything he has accomplished would not have been possible without some time spent working independently and pursuing what he needed next in his career.