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10 Steps to Opening Your Own Hair Salon

by Emily Starbuck Crone, Guest Contributor This article originally appeared on NerdWallet.  Hair salons can be significantly profitable — stylist Ted Gibson charges a cool $1,200 for a cut in his New York City salon. Few salon owners reach celebrity status and command such rates,…

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Distributor Benchmarking Survey Results Provide Critical Insight into The Business Behind the Beauty

The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) conducts and publishes a semi-annual and a biennial Distributor Benchmarking Survey; the only one of its kind in the industry. Through the survey, distributors can discover if their business is keeping up with their competitors overall and how well they…

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Congratulations to the 2015 NAHA Finalists!

The industry’s elite will gather together under the same roof on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in fabulous Las Vegas, NV to celebrate, honor and award leading artists and talent at the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA). Known as…

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PBA response to New York Times investigative reports on NYC nail salon labor conditions

The Professional Beauty Association (PBA), the largest organization of salon professionals, is dedicated to its core purpose of advancing the professional beauty industry.  PBA does not represent or condone the illegal, unfair and shameful practices of the salons referenced and interviewed in “The Price of…

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PBA Welcomes the 2015 Beacon Winners to PBA Beauty Week!

The Professional Beauty Association’s (PBA) Beacon Program celebrates the best and brightest cosmetology students. Held annually as part of PBA Beauty Week, Beacon accepts 100 winners and invites 200 additional honorable mentions to be part of this career-changing event. Beacon students will kick off their Beauty Week…

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2015 Beauty Pitch Deadline Has Been Extended!

The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) are extending the application deadline for companies interested in entering the 2015 Beauty Pitch. The Beauty Pitch the newest addition to PBA Beauty Week to be featured during the 2015 Business Forum at PBA Beauty…

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Get Your Company in Front of Industry Pros at the Beauty Pitch!

New to the Professional Beauty Association’s (PBA) Beauty Week hosted by Cosmoprof North America (CPNA), the Beauty Pitch is the ultimate brand presentation for every beauty entrepreneur. Highly recognized companies, new up-and-coming brands, and everyone in between are welcomed to participate. The Beauty Pitch, produced…

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PBA Beauty Week Welcomes Beacon Winners and NAHA Finalists

Professionals from across the beauty industry are once again planning their trips to fabulous Las Vegas for the annual PBA Beauty Week/Cosmoprof North America. For many, a very special part of the event experience is the celebration of the nation’s top creative talent and most…

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Upcoming PBA Webinars!

PBA live webinars cover a wide range of topics relevant to today’s beauty industry professionals. No matter what sector of the beauty industry you’re in, PBA has something to cover all your needs. Over the next two months PBA will host two live webinars- one geared…

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ATTEND THE 2015 PBA DISTRIBUTOR EXECUTIVE CONFERENCE IN HAMMOND, LOUISIANA

Join fellow distributors from around the country at the Professional Beauty Association’s (PBA) annual Distributor Executive Conference (DEC). The 2015 conference will take place April 8-9, 2015, in Hammond, LA, and will include training, speakers and panel discussions focused on leading trends and topics of…

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