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Announcing the Winners of Salon Magazine’s 2020 Reader’s Choice Awards!

The people have spoken! After receiving an overwhelming number of votes, our tallies are in for your favourite professional hair..

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See the Results of Our 2nd COVID-19 Survey!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our second COVID-19 survey! Find out how owners, hairstylists and beauty professionals are..

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Q&A with Barber and STMNT Grooming Goods Co-Founder, Sofie Pok

Discover how Los Angeles-based barber Sofie Pok is shaking up the beauty industry with her approach to her craft. Plus,..

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Learn How to Achieve the Best Bubblegum Pink Hair for your Clients

Another Y2K trend that’s making a comeback, Bubblegum Pink has been seen all over the runways and is now making..

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Tips for Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Collection

Celebrating the beauty of Canada’s diversity is important in all aspects of the beauty industry. Regardless of whether or not..

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Announcing the Winners of Salon Magazine’s 2020 Reader’s Choice Awards!

The people have spoken! After receiving an overwhelming number of votes, our tallies are in for your favourite professional hair and beauty products in Salon’s.. Read More →
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See the Results of Our 2nd COVID-19 Survey!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our second COVID-19 survey! Find out how owners, hairstylists and beauty professionals are preparing to return to work.. Read More →
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Q&A with Barber and STMNT Grooming Goods Co-Founder, Sofie Pok

Discover how Los Angeles-based barber Sofie Pok is shaking up the beauty industry with her approach to her craft. Plus, learn about the gender-neutral grooming.. Read More →
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Learn How to Achieve the Best Bubblegum Pink Hair for your Clients

Another Y2K trend that’s making a comeback, Bubblegum Pink has been seen all over the runways and is now making its way into hair colour... Read More →
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Tips for Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Collection

Celebrating the beauty of Canada’s diversity is important in all aspects of the beauty industry. Regardless of whether or not your clientele or geographical region.. Read More →

NEWS AND EVENTS

Q&A with Barber and STMNT Grooming Goods Co-Founder, Sofie Pok

Q&A with Barber and STMNT Grooming Goods Co-Founder, Sofie Pok

Discover how Los Angeles-based barber Sofie Pok is shaking up the beauty industry with her approach to her craft. Plus, learn about the gender-neutral grooming.. Read More →
Learn How to Achieve the Best Bubblegum Pink Hair for your Clients

Learn How to Achieve the Best Bubblegum Pink Hair for your Clients

Another Y2K trend that’s making a comeback, Bubblegum Pink has been seen all over the runways and is now making its way into hair colour... Read More →
Tips for Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Collection

Tips for Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Collection

Celebrating the beauty of Canada’s diversity is important in all aspects of the beauty industry. Regardless of whether or not your clientele or geographical region.. Read More →


Hair Trends

Learn How to Achieve the Best Bubblegum Pink Hair for your Clients

Learn How to Achieve the Best Bubblegum Pink Hair for your Clients

Another Y2K trend that’s making a comeback, Bubblegum Pink has been seen all over the runways and is now making its way into hair colour... Read More →
How-to: Cara Delevingne’s Waves

How-to: Cara Delevingne’s Waves

Model and actress Cara Delevingne was seen at the Festival de Cannes with beautiful beachy waves and we have a step-by-step guide from hairstylist Danielle.. Read More →
Learn How To Take Your Curly-Haired Highlights To The Next Level With This Colour Trend

Learn How To Take Your Curly-Haired Highlights To The Next Level With This Colour Trend

Using colour to add dimension to curly hair is the perfect way to brighten up darker shades, especially for spring and summer. While highlighting is.. Read More →
Tips For Creating The Perfect Expensive Brunette Hair Colour

Tips For Creating The Perfect Expensive Brunette Hair Colour

Expensive-looking hair colour can mean a lot of different things to different people, but if you ask most hairstylists and colourists, the focus will be.. Read More →
Get the Look: Jessica Chastain’s Textured Ponytail for the Oscars

Get the Look: Jessica Chastain’s Textured Ponytail for the Oscars

2022 Academy Award Best Actress winner, Jessica Chastain, looked absolutely stunning and effortless on the Oscars red carpet. Celebrity hairstylist, Renato Campoa, created this soft.. Read More →
How-To: Four Red Carpet Looks From the 2022 Oscars

How-To: Four Red Carpet Looks From the 2022 Oscars

The 94th annual Academy Awards brought in many amazing looks from updos to waves, and from beards to braids, we just couldn’t get enough! We.. Read More →


Nail Trends

How-to: Nails from the 2022 Met Gala

How-to: Nails from the 2022 Met Gala

For the biggest night in fashion, the attendees of the 2022 Met Gala pulled out all the stops and didn’t miss out on the opportunity.. Read More →
Learn How to Create Metallic and Gold Foiled Nails For Your Clients

Learn How to Create Metallic and Gold Foiled Nails For Your Clients

As the world continues to emerge from the pandemic restrictions and lockdowns, more clients are looking for ways to look and feel better about themselves... Read More →
Red Carpet Nails from the 2022 Oscar Awards

Red Carpet Nails from the 2022 Oscar Awards

Along with the show-stopping gowns and stunning hairstyles, celebrities had on their best nails and mani’s to spice it up on the red carpet. Celebrity.. Read More →


Trending Stories

Get the Facts About Foilayage

Get the Facts About Foilayage

We know that many clients are gravitating towards more natural-looking colour. And with balayage still going strong, more and more people are in search of low-maintenance colour. But let’s.. Read More →
A Look Back at Memorable Hair Colour Trends

A Look Back at Memorable Hair Colour Trends

At one time clients wanted to cover their natural grey, and suddenly others wanted to enhance it. And who would have ever thought a generation.. Read More →
Rounding Up the Top Hair and Beauty Looks from the Royal Wedding

Rounding Up the Top Hair and Beauty Looks from the Royal Wedding

‘Twas a night of fashion, beauty and royalty at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding; but although the bride and groom themselves looked stunning,.. Read More →


Business Articles

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 →
Transitioning Your Clientele To Your Team To Help Grow Your Business

Transitioning Your Clientele To Your Team To Help Grow Your Business

As some salons across the country continue to deal with capacity restrictions and staff working reduced hours, it’s forced many owners and stylists to start.. Read More →


Contessas

Tips for Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Collection

Tips for Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Collection

Celebrating the beauty of Canada’s diversity is important in all aspects of the beauty industry. Regardless of whether or not your clientele or geographical region.. Read More →
Shoot to Win: Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Babak 

Shoot to Win: Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Babak 

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 →
Tips for Entering Our New Contessa Collaboration Category!

Tips for Entering Our New Contessa Collaboration Category!

With the announcement of the newest Contessa category, Collaboration (Co-lab)—an award designed to foster and encourage teamwork between hairstylists and/or colourists—we chatted with two Edmonton-based.. Read More →
Shoot to Win: Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Ara Sassoonian

Shoot to Win: Q&A with Contessa Photographer, Ara Sassoonian

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 →

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