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Zotos Professional Announces Their AGE Beautiful $1,000 Winner
At the January 2014 ISSE show in Long Beach CA, AGE Beautiful offered stylists the chance to win $1,000 simply by entering their information into one of the company's iPads located at the AGE Beautiful booth. After receiving over 800 entries, AGE Beautiful announced that the lucky winner was Simran “Simmy” Kumar of Los Angeles, CA.  Jovita Osorio, Senior Sales & Education Manager for Zotos International, Inc., presented the grand prize check to Simmy at the Thousand Oaks, CA Sally Beauty Supply store.
Monday, March 31, 2014 - 2:09pm
The Classic Glamour Collection by Visions Salon and Spa
Visions Salon and Spa, the Saskatoon, Canada based headquarter salon for Surface Hair Care, recently debuted a new photo shoot entitled “Classic Glamour." “Every photo shoot we do begins with a vision” said Visions Salons and Spa Manager, Jackie Yochim. “An artful interpretation of today’s hottest trends, expressed with beautiful, fresh, modern hairstyles, accented by interesting and on-point fashion styling.” 
Monday, March 31, 2014 - 1:57pm
FREE LAUNCH - March 2014
  Prizes: Rid Her of Roots Style Edit is giving 10 lucky readers Root Concealer! Newly redesigned, the conditioning touch-up spray extends color between salon visits. Available in Black/Dark Brown, Medium/Light Brown, Auburn/Red and Blonde!
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 1:55pm
Celebrity makeup artist Daniela Rowson shares tips for sweet and sexy spring lips!Trending for 2014 are bold, sexy lips for every type of face and personality! For your sweet, everyday look, the trends right now are soft, petal, flowery colors such as pinks and soft purples. And, you can always give it a “pop” with some gloss to give your lips that pouty look you’ve been wanting. 
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 11:27am
The Deco Nature Collection by Matija Ptić
Matija Ptić, stylist at Green Deco Salon in Zagreb, Croatia, was inspired by nature and natural materials, jute and art deco in creating the Deco Nature collection. For the collection, Ptić kept the models' hair natural-looking with a romantic flair, adorned with unique, handmade jute and jute rope hats and ornaments.Click through to see more images from the stunning collection. [pagebreak] [pagebreak] [pagebreak]
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 10:39am
Four Common Hair Myths, Debunked
There are a lot of hair myths out there, and while some are obviously false (we all know Beyonce's highlights don't come from a box), others can be a little less clear. Here, Dr. Abraham Armani of the Hair Restoration Surgeons in Boston, MA, and Dallas, TX, gives the lowdown on four common hair myths. So next time your client asks if cutting her hair will make it grow faster, you can give her the facts!1. Baldness Comes from the Mother's Side of the Family
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 10:26am
Cre8 Salon & Spa to Help Raise $45K for Harry Chapin Food Bank
Cre8 Salon & Spa is preparing to send an army of stylists to wage a war against hunger. From 9AM to 4PM on April 6, Cre8 stylists will lend their sheers – and sheer talent – to help raise $45,000 for the Harry Chapin Food Bank as part of the “Stylists Unite to Help Cut Hunger” event at The Salon Professional Academy’s new location in Fort Myers, FL.
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 9:42am
Dermalogica Partners with United Nations Foundation and Dell for International W
Dermalogica and FITE, the company’s philanthropic arm, celebrated International Women’s Day at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference in Austin, TX in March, partnering with the United Nations Foundation (UNF) and Dell, along with other companies, which advocate for the advancement of girls and women through global education.    
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 4:14pm
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 4:04pm
Hair Trends: Four Celebrity Faux Bobs
The faux bob, a favorite hairstyle of celebrities and trendsetters alike, is one of spring's hottest hair trends, and the perfect way for a client to change up her look without committing to a shorter style. Celebrity hairstylist Frank Barbosa who has worked on movies with stars like Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Garner, and Sarah Jessica Parker shares his tips for creating the latest spin on the look: "tucking" the faux bob:
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 2:45pm