NEWS AND EVENTS

Contessa 2020: Q&A with New Hairstylist of the Year, Angela Debono

Contessa 2020: Q&A with New Hairstylist of the Year, Angela Debono

  How did you come up with the concept behind your collection, what did your brainstorming process look like? I take a look at pictures.. Read More →
Contessa 2020: Q&A with Canadian Salon Team of the Year, Harmony Hair Care, led by Christopher Asta

Contessa 2020: Q&A with Canadian Salon Team of the Year, Harmony Hair Care, led by Christopher Asta

Can you talk a bit about the inspiration behind your collection? There’s an ethereal, airiness to it, where did that idea spark from? I absolutely.. Read More →
Contessa 2020: Q&A with Makeup Artist of the Year, Abie Hagerty

Contessa 2020: Q&A with Makeup Artist of the Year, Abie Hagerty

How did you come up with the concept behind your collection, what did your brainstorming process look like? Because I moved away from Vancouver and.. Read More →
Our “So You Think You Can Style?” Holiday Hair Finalists!

Our “So You Think You Can Style?” Holiday Hair Finalists!

For the holiday season we asked hairstylists to show us their best festive hair creations by entering our “So You Think You Can Style?” Holiday.. Read More →

Business Articles

In Conservation With Nathalie Roos

In Conservation With Nathalie Roos

On her trip to Canada this summer, we sat down with Nathalie Roos, global president of L’Oréal Professional Products Division, to discuss the challenges facing salons today, and her style of team management. What.. Read More →
How to Prevent Salon Team Burnout

How to Prevent Salon Team Burnout

Understanding why hairstylists burn out before they ever shine bright, and how to help your team avoid falling into this trap. As the co-owner of Edges Salon and.. Read More →
A Closer Look at this Cozy Toronto-Based Salon

A Closer Look at this Cozy Toronto-Based Salon

From its cozy white walls incorporated with greenery to its signature spiral staircase, this new Toronto-based salon provides a homey feel to anyone who enters.. Read More →
Business Tips You Won’t Learn in Beauty School

Business Tips You Won’t Learn in Beauty School

From communicating with new clients to staying on budget as you build your business, here are the quick, and easy ways to keep on learning,.. Read More →
Salon Spaces that Think Outside the Box

Salon Spaces that Think Outside the Box

These four Canadian salons have really upped their design game by transforming out-of-the-box locations into extraordinary spaces. Elevate Beauty Lofts, Etobicoke, Ont. elevatebeautylofts.com, @elevatebeautylofts, Designer.. Read More →
Industry Disruptors: Inclusive Education

Industry Disruptors: Inclusive Education

In this six-part series, we explore various disruptors that are changing the game for the industry. Cue the music and turn on the lights, education.. Read More →

Hair Trends

The Best Hair from the 2020 Golden Globes

The Best Hair from the 2020 Golden Globes

The official kickoff of awards season began on January 5, 2020 with the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards. In celebration of the best.. Read More →
Editor’s Picks: October Edition

Editor’s Picks: October Edition

Just in time for fall, we’ve rounded up our favourite styling products to get you set for the season. NEED A LIFT? Amika’s.. Read More →
Hair Colour Masks 101

Hair Colour Masks 101

Pigment-rich masks should be part of your colour kit to answer the growing need for temporary, highly customisable shades. Now that pastel hair.. Read More →
Get Your Glow On with L’Oréal Professionnel’s New Colour Line

Get Your Glow On with L’Oréal Professionnel’s New Colour Line

Create natural, luminous colour with L’Oréal Professionnel’s Majirel GLOW. It’s official! The hair colour paradigm has shifted, and more clients are now opting.. Read More →
Hair Colours That Will Make Your Clients Stand Out

Hair Colours That Will Make Your Clients Stand Out

Create intense colour this season with staino by evo fab pro.   This intermixable colour line includes a range of 10 vibrant, direct.. Read More →
Fall Forward: Editor’s Picks

Fall Forward: Editor’s Picks

Amp up your styles with the care and styling products you’ll want to add to your kit this season. Create Fuller-Looking Hair With.. Read More →

Contessas

Contessa 2020: Highlights from the 31st Annual Contessa Awards

Contessa 2020: Highlights from the 31st Annual Contessa Awards

What a night to remember! On Sunday, November 10, 2019, the 31st Contessa Awards took place at the Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre in Toronto... Read More →
The Contessa 2020 Winners!

The Contessa 2020 Winners!

The 31st annual Contessa Awards gala may be officially over, but we’re continuing to celebrate the Contessa 2020 winners! Here at Salon, (the producers of.. Read More →
Contessa 2020: Announcing the Fan Favourite Finalists!

Contessa 2020: Announcing the Fan Favourite Finalists!

For the past two weeks, you’ve voted for your favourite Contessa 2020 finalist collections, and the results are in! And for the first-time ever in.. Read More →
Our 31st Annual Contessa Awards Live Webcast!

Our 31st Annual Contessa Awards Live Webcast!

The Canadian Hairstylist of the Year Awards is the biggest night of the year, celebrating the best in Canadian professional beauty. Can’t make it to.. Read More →

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