NEWS AND EVENTS

Contessa 2023 Tickets are On Sale Now!

Contessa 2023 Tickets are On Sale Now!

After hosting our past two galas virtually, we’re excited to be back to a live, in-person format on November 20, 2022 for the 34th annual.. Read More →
John Paul Mitchell Systems Appoints Artistic Director, Stephen Moody

John Paul Mitchell Systems Appoints Artistic Director, Stephen Moody

John Paul Mitchell Systems (JPMS) has recently appointed renowned hairstylist and educator Stephen Moody as their artistic director. As an award-winning stylist and with more.. Read More →
Q&A with Chatters President & CEO Greg Moreau

Q&A with Chatters President & CEO Greg Moreau

Chatters Hair Salon is making waves in the hair and beauty industry; a company with more than 100 salons across the country is bound to.. Read More →
Exclusive Interview with Celebrity Colourist J Ladner

Exclusive Interview with Celebrity Colourist J Ladner

Tell me about how you got your start in hairdressing. Did you always know you wanted to be a hairstylist? When I was growing up,.. Read More →

Business Articles

Tips for Increasing your Prices and Charging Effectively for your Colour Services

Tips for Increasing your Prices and Charging Effectively for your Colour Services

With so many factors to consider when determining your prices—including the time/duration of the service, the stylist’s level of expertise, amount of product used, amount.. Read More →
Learn How Salon Owners Are Making Their Businesses More Environmentally Friendly

Learn How Salon Owners Are Making Their Businesses More Environmentally Friendly

From hair clippings and colour to foils, paper and plastics, the salon industry produces a significant amount of waste on a daily basis. So it.. Read More →
Learn Ways to Improve your Retail Sales

Learn Ways to Improve your Retail Sales

It goes without saying that the last two years have made retail sales for beauty pros more vital than ever. During lockdowns, e-commerce sales were.. Read More →
Learn How to Address Mental Health Issues Inside the Salon

Learn How to Address Mental Health Issues Inside the Salon

With hairstylists and beauty pros constantly talking to people, working on their feet and sharing their energy with clients on a daily basis, it’s not.. Read More →
Get Financial Management Advice and Tips from  Business Experts

Get Financial Management Advice and Tips from Business Experts

With increasing costs, supply chain issues and inflation rates brought about by the pandemic, we spoke with business experts for their advice on how to.. Read More →
Discover How Mentoring New Staff Can Help Build Your Team And Business

Discover How Mentoring New Staff Can Help Build Your Team And Business

For most hairstylists, the time between graduating beauty school and working on your first client is instrumental in helping build technical skills and confidence to.. Read More →

Hair Trends

How To: Trendy Textured Styles for Fall 2022

How To: Trendy Textured Styles for Fall 2022

Summer is coming to an end and it’s time to brush up on texture styling trends for fall. Sam Villa ambassadors Jada Jenkins.. Read More →
How-To: Create the Perfect Runway Chignon

How-To: Create the Perfect Runway Chignon

A sleek, classic chignon is a go-to for Evie Rivera, a Sam Villa ambassador who works at Fashion Weeks worldwide. This fast and.. Read More →
How-To: The Faux Wolf Cut

How-To: The Faux Wolf Cut

As we all know, the wolf cut has been taking social media by storm. Although this style can be great for some clients.. Read More →
How-To: Create The Ultimate Textured Pixie

How-To: Create The Ultimate Textured Pixie

Since every client has their own unique features, style and preferences that all come into play in their haircut, being able to customize.. Read More →
How-To: Create Loose Festival Waves This Summer

How-To: Create Loose Festival Waves This Summer

With the days getting longer and the weather heating up, that can only mean one thing— summer is officially here! It’s the perfect.. Read More →
How-To: The ’70s Shag

How-To: The ’70s Shag

Vintage hairstyles, fashion and makeup have become more popular than ever, and many clients are looking to simplify their routines with styles that.. Read More →

Contessas

Contessa 2023 Tickets are On Sale Now!

Contessa 2023 Tickets are On Sale Now!

After hosting our past two galas virtually, we’re excited to be back to a live, in-person format on November 20, 2022 for the 34th annual.. Read More →
Shoot to Win: Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Kale Friesen

Shoot to Win: Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Kale Friesen

Get to know some of the industry’s top photographers and learn what it takes to capture that perfect shot! How did you get your start.. Read More →
Shoot to Win Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Giancarlo Intini

Shoot to Win Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Giancarlo Intini

Get to know some of the industry’s top photographers and learn what it takes to capture that perfect shot!   How did you get your.. Read More →
The Contessa Awards Emerging Hairstylist Entry Guide!

The Contessa Awards Emerging Hairstylist Entry Guide!

Calling all new hairstylists, apprentices and students! Are you thinking about entering the Contessa Awards but don’t know where to start? Check out our Emerging.. Read More →

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