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Educational event a success at the Karg & Blackwell Academy NYC

Mike Karg and Jo Blackwell-Preston held their first educational event at the Karg & Blackwell Academy NYC. The sold-out interactive and hands-on seminar was considered a huge success. “We are taking a whole new approach to education,” said Karg and Blackwell-Preston. “Our mission is to…

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Study aims to disprove claim that UV nail lamps are unsafe

An article from Shana Swain, DC Beauty Products for the DC Examiner discusses one of the industry’s biggest hot-button issues: Whether or not UV nail lamps are unsafe. Previously, the New York Times reported UV nail lights used in salons could be linked to skin…

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Banish Boring Hair Contest from Sedu

Professional styling tool brand Sedu announced its Banish Boring Hair Contest, which launches this month. Stylists are encouraged to be creative and daring with their entries. Stylists should Create a signature style using a flat iron Submit a photo of your look Include how-to steps…

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The Latino Fashion Group’s Trend Report is here!

PBA is excited to announce its first installment of the Latino Fashion Group (LAFA) Trend Report. The Trend Report includes the latest in hairstyle and makeup trends, as well as easy steps to replicate these fashion forward looks. This edition is sponsored by Wella Color…

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Jessica supports Breast Cancer Care; Tommy helps end hunger

UK cosmetics brand Jessica has rallied the aid of six celebrities to help raise awareness and funds for women diagnosed with breast cancer in the UK with the launch of its Inspire Collection. Elle Macpherson, Jemma Kidd, Alexandra Burke, Dame Kelly Holmes, Rachel Stevens and…

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Your Beauty Disaster Questions, Answered

This week, Jezebel.com’s Beauty 101 series is focusing on quick fixes for everything from a bad haircut to a nasty case of razor burn. Readers submitted questions and fellow readers provided the answers, including one of the trained volunteers from Look Good… Feel Better.

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Market your business through Yell video

Who doesn’t love free marketing? Professional Beauty is seeking nominations for a salon or spa to be filmed as part of Yell’s ShopView service for a promotional video that will be posted online. Yell’s ShopView, a part of Yellow Pages, lets users see exactly what…

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Modern Salon interviews NAHA winners

The Modern Salon team caught up with the 2010 NAHA winners after ceremony.  Check out their great interviews with: Alain Pereque, Contemporary Classic Antoine Vadacchino, Fashion Forward Chrystofer Benson, Haircolor Dimitrios Tsioumas, Texture For more NAHA content from Modern Salon, click here.

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Take a brow: Boom Boom Brow Bar can increase your profits

Looking for an easy way to help boost your revenue? Boom Boom Brow Bar has launched its new site, making it a snap to add brow services to your salon menu and earn some extra cash. According to American Salon, the easy-to-navigate pro page includes…

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How to achieve Chelsea Clinton’s bridal look

We’re still in the throes of wedding season and bridezillas out there are continuously on the hunt for anything new. The beauty blogs have been buzzing about Chelsea Clinton’s gorgeous wedding day look, which is sure to be the Next Big Thing in the wedding…

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