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Kimberley Huston launched today Spa and Salon Journal on Ulitzer The Spa and Salon Journal provides news, views and trends in the spa and salon industry. For those building a world-class Spa and Salon or those seeking the best in services, this site provides the latest in programs, fashion, trends and more. ... (more)

Shapes Salon & Day Spa Celebrates Its 30-Year Anniversary

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Spa and Salon Journal Shapes Salon & Day Spa, an award-winning salon and spa with locations in Charlotte, N.C., Herndon, Va. and Fairfax Station, Va., has announced its 30-year anniversary. To celebrate this significant milestone for a women-owned business, Shapes is giving customers a special "Year of the Pearl" offer including 30% off of selected day spa services. Shapes invites its customers to celebrate 30 years of success with a special "Year of the Pearl" offer that features 30% off on selected services in its Charlotte Spa, Herndon Spa and Fairfax Spa. This discount is available with a purchase of three microdermabrasion sessions, ultimate spa manicures, circulation mud pedicures, Brazilian bikini waxes, 80-minute hot stone massages, full-head of highlights or luminous pearl shine conditioning treatments. Spa pa... (more)

TotalBeauty.com Names "11 Best Hair Cites in America" -- Santa Barbara No. 1

SANTA MONICA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/20/09 -- Are you having a good hair day today? If you live in these cities, you probably are. TotalBeauty.com, the leading web site offering beauty advice and unbiased beauty product reviews covering 40,000+ products, has put together a list of the cities with the best hair. The BEST Hair Cities in America are: No. 1: Santa Barbara No. 2: Honolulu No. 3: San Diego No. 4: Anchorage, Alaska No. 5: San Francisco No. 6: New York No. 7: Miami No. 8: Los Angeles No. 9: Denver No. 10: Boston No. 11: Chicago TotalBeauty.com experts built the list based on an analysis of each city's annual humidity levels, pollution, rainfall, wind speeds, water hardness, demographics and the number of beauty salons per capita in order to find which cities have the best conditions for gorgeous, stylish hair. "Americans would have much better hair as a ... (more)

Garbo's Salon & Spa Ranked #1 in Two Recent Polls

OMAHA, NE -- (Marketwire) -- 01/26/10 -- Garbo's, a fashionable, trend-setting salon and spa serving the Omaha metropolitan area, was selected as the region's #1 beauty salon by two recent polls. In an annual poll conducted by Omaha Publications, publisher of Omaha Magazine, Garbo's was selected as the best hair salon in the area. The survey, conducted since 1992, invited over 16,000 participants to vote for their local favorites from antique shops to used car dealers. Winners of the 2010 poll were announced in the January/February issue. Garbo's has ranked among the top three salons in Omaha for sixteen years and won top honors in 1999 and again in 2010. In the 13th annual Readers' Choice poll conducted by The Reader, a news weekly serving Omaha-Lincoln metropolitan area, Garbo's Salon was the top vote getter in the beauty salon category earning the award, "Best of... (more)

High Growth Reported for the World Hair Care Products Market

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 07/02/08 -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Hair care industry is available in its catalogue. World Hair Care Products Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p090624/World-Hair-Care-Products-Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Hair Care Products in Millions of US$. The specific product segments analyzed are Shampoos, Conditioners, Sprays, Styling Agents, Bleaches & Colorants, and Other Hair Care Products. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2001 through 2015. A ten-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets with annual market analytics. The report profiles 453 companies including many key ... (more)

EvelineCharles Brings World Renowned Hairdresser Vivienne Mackinder to Edmonton for a Technical Seminar and Hands-on Classes

EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/31/10 -- Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this Press Release. On April 26th and 27th EvelineCharles is bringing Vivienne Mackinder to Edmonton to grow our students, teachers, employees and local industry talent. Vivienne will be hosting technical demos, a presentation style seminar and hands-on classes. To experience Vivienne's precision for cutting and witness her eye for detail and original design you must attend. Vivienne Mackinder is the hairdresser's hairdresser. Vivienne has an extensive history in the industry, holding the title of Artistic Director at Vidal Sassoon, Trevor Sorbie and Matrix Essentials. She boasts many industry awards and exudes a true passion for hairstyling. This spring she will be at the EvelineCharles Academy for two days showcasing her skills and knowledge. In 2009, she was honored wit... (more)

Fall in Love in Philadelphia: The City That Invites You "With Love"

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia, aptly dubbed the City of Brotherly Love, caters to lovers looking to re-energize their relationships at cultural sites, romantic eateries, outdoor attractions and other swoon-worthy spots. Couples can make it a weekend—or longer—by booking special hotel packages, some of which are romantically themed, on visitphilly.com/hotels. One popular deal, the Philly Overnight® Hotel Package comes with two nights and free hotel parking. Here are a few suggestions for embracing the region's romantic side: Cozy Cuisine: Tucked in a corner brownstone a few blocks off Rittenhouse Square, Friday Saturday Sunday has long been a local favorite of amorous couples craving traditional American cuisine and great reasonably priced wines. 261 S. 21st Street, (215) 546-4232, frisatsun.com After a day in the Chester County countr... (more)

Beauty Entertainment Magazine Rates HOT 100 Salons in America For August

BEVERLY HILLS, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/14/09 -- Ewire -- Salon City, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SALN), announced that Beauty Entertainment Magazine, has featured Salon City's HOT 100 Salons in America monthly ratings for October, 2009. Salon City also reported the results today in Beautymaker Net News; the company's daily online/mobile news program. Victoria Thomas, BE!'s senior editor, explained how they picked the finalists, "The monthly HOT 100 are listed and rated by their ongoing popularity in a city, client events and news, media-savvy branding and involvement with Salon City. Selected salons are chosen from an overall industry base of nearly 250,000 salons in America. These are the hottest ones to reach our salon celebrity radar!" Salon City founder Annie Casciola added, "The HOT 100 is becoming the list to be seen on. These top salons know what it takes to get the b... (more)

Six Businesses from Hunterdon and Warren Counties Form The Marketing Power Group

CLINTON, N.J., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Four Hunterdon County businesses and two Warren County companies have partnered to form The Marketing Power Group (Power G), a consortium providing a wide range of marketing communications services. Power G partners include Buckley Photography of Harmony, Cooper Graphics of Pittstown, The N.J. Sign Store LLC of Lebanon, Pathfinder Consulting of Annandale, PrintPlus of Stewartsville and Yankee Public Relations of Pittstown. Consortium services include advertising; E-business; editorial services; graphic design; marketing plan development; photography; printing; public relations; signage; social media marketing; special event coordination; and Web site development. The principals in Power G have over 120 years experience serving companies large and small, helping businesses achieve success in a wide range of markets. The... (more)

HomeFinder.com Reinvigorates Real Estate Industry with Unique Makeover Program

CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to help revitalize the real estate industry, HomeFinder.com welcomed five real estate agents from across the country to Chicago from September 12-14, 2012 to receive a once-in-a-lifetime, two-day business and style makeover. The five randomly selected, winning agents of the HomeFinder.com Agent Makeover Sweepstakes spent 48 hours with a team of experts who had one unified focus: to give the winners industry insight to reinvigorate their businesses. The winners were: (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121003/CG86170) Kalen Raynor – Ponquogue Point Properties Inc. – Hampton Bays, New York Judy Marshak – iProperties International – Greater Las Vegas, Nevada Jaclyn Erwin – Jackson Erwin Realty – Charlotte, North Carolina Greg Rowley – Coldwell Banker Schneidmiller Realty – Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Bruce Baker –... (more)

TotalBeauty.com Names Corpus Christi, Texas "Worst Hair City"

SANTA MONICA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/02/09 -- Bad hair days can happen anywhere, but in these cities it's practically a chronic condition. TotalBeauty.com, the leading web site offering beauty advice and unbiased beauty product reviews covering 40,000+ products, has put together a list of the cities with the worst hair. These cities are: No. 1: Corpus Christi, Texas No. 2: Olympia, Washington No. 3: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania No. 4: Las Vegas, Nevada No. 5: Phoenix, Arizona No. 6: Pensacola, Florida No. 7: Fresno, California No. 8: Houston, Texas No. 9: Tucson, Arizona No. 10: New Orleans, Louisiana No. 11: Cincinnati, Ohio No. 12: Albuquerque, New Mexico No. 13: Eugene, Oregon TotalBeauty.com gathered the list based on annual averages of humidity, sunshine, wind and rain, in addition to water hardness, pollution levels and beauty salons per capita. Cities made... (more)