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Hair Has No Gender: The Mission of Dresscode Project Is to Create Safe, Gender-Affirming Spaces for Everyone

Dresscode Project is looking to educate and empower hair stylists and barbers to give people haircuts that help them look the way they feel.

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The Most Read MODERN SALON Stories of 2020

While COVID-19 relief was a guiding theme, our community proved that pandemic pains won’t stop their love of trendy bobs and silver white color transformations. Here are MODERN SALON’s top stories of 2020. Missed some? Now's your chance catch up.

A Biodegradable, Disposable Towel Helps Salons Provide a Higher Level of Safety While Helping the Planet

Affordable, compact, recyclable, biodegradable and single-use, Easydry Towels help salons up their customer experience while saying adios to the daily drudge of doing laundry.

LA Mayor's Office Warns Reopening Salons Prematurely Could Backfire When It Comes to Lifting Closure Mandate

Armed with data and stories of the impact the prolonged closure is having on California salons, a coalition of beauty businesses lobbies the LA Mayor's office, asking for the safe reopening of beauty-based businesses.

Hair Cuttery Safely Reopens 500 Salons Under New Ownership

The Hair Cuttery family of salons serve customers in compliance with state and municipal guidelines and Barbicide COVID-19 certification.

How One Georgia Stylist Prepares for Salon Clients

Melissa Eppers created a New Salon & Stylist COVID-19 Protocol Video to let other stylists see how she creates a safe salon space.

Returning to Work in "The New Normal"

Suggestions for reopening include having a dress rehearsal to ensure you're prepared with all you need to provide a safe service experience for stylist and client, both.

Keep Cool with Heat Shields

Jatai International's Heat Shield is an easy way for hairstylists to protect their fingers from cuts and burns. The Heat Shield package consists of a thumb, index and middle finger and worn on the opposite hand holding the tool.

Healthy Air Chemical Source Capture System by Aerovex Systems

The Healthy Air® Chemical Source Capture System distributed exclusively by Aerovex Systems is the next generation in portable hair salon ventilation technology. This new salon air ventilation system is built to protect the breathing zones of ...

Key Actions for Protecting Nail Technicians from Chemical Exposure

In light of recent news reports, I would be remiss if I did not discuss the protection of nail technician health and safety. As a provider of liability and workers’ compensation insurance and risk management to salons and spas, we are ...