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Patrick McIvor's Blog: Plan for Success in 2015

With Thanksgiving so late this year, it has created an interesting opportunity for us as colorists, between last week and New Year’s Eve, 99.9% of our guests will be visiting our chairs to have their color done. Now this means a lot of things for us.

Celebrity Stylist Martino Cartier Launches Suretint Technologies at Martino Cartier Salon

The Martino Cartier Salon, located in Sewell, New Jersey, announced their partnership with SureTint Technologies, a revolutionary software system that improves hair color accuracy, repeatability and efficiencies for the salon and colorists. The SureTint System helps support both business and creativity, ultimately benefiting the salon’s clients.

Reuben Carranza Departs Wella; Salvatore Mauceri to head Wella North America

Reuben Carranza Departs Wella

Adil Mehboob-Khan, president of Wella, the Salon Professional Division of Procter & Gamble, today named Wella veteran Salvatore Mauceri to the post of Wella North America Leader. Mauceri replaces Reuben Carranza, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests.

News: George Papanikolas Joins Matrix

Celebrity hairstylist George Papanikolas, known for transforming the haircolor of Hollywood’s most high profile blondes and brunettes, has joined Matrix.

How to Make an Eye-Catching Display For Your Salon

If you’re a salon owner, you know how important the visual appeal of your salon is to your customers-- which is why you’ve likely spent a significant amount of time and money making your salon look its best.

Hair News: Indie Hair Launches at ISSE

Indie Hair didn’t waste any time making its first appearance known at the Long Beach International Salon and Spa Expo January 26 − 28, 2013. With its fun new styling line, unique imagery and effortlessly fresh presence - Indie Hair was voted one of the best booths at the show and had stylists from all over the country lining up to get their Indie Hair fix.

Guest Blog: Forward

I have a tattoo on each of my wrists. On my right wrist, I have a star that reminds me to keep reaching for the stars. On my left I have an arrow pointing forward – it’s on my left wrist because this is the hand I place my foil on when I am highlighting hair, and it reminds me with each foil to ask myself if I am moving forward.

Breaking Hair News: Patrick McIvor Joins KMS/ Goldwell

Sandra Humphries, Vice President of Education, Salon, for Kao USA Inc., announced today that Patrick McIvor will work with the company as Artistic and techniCulture Director.
 

Guest Blog: Tips to Becoming a Star Hair Colorist in 2013!

1. Practice. If you want to get good at something, especially hair coloring, do it over and over and over again, so you have tons of experience to draw upon. Perhaps the most basic element to becoming a top hair colorist is for you to avoid client disappointment.

Van Tibolli Beauty Appoints Nancy Carroll as Chief Operating Officer of US Corporate Headquarters

Van Tibolli, international developer of award winning professional hair care products like GKhair and Tibolli, announces the recent addition of Nancy Carroll to their team of executive officers. Ms. Carroll is the new Chief Operating Officer for the corporate offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.