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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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Learn How Developing New Staff Can Help Your Business

As the old adage goes, “Many hands make light work,” and the salon environment is no exception. From answering phones..

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Holiday Gift Sets for All Clients

Gift-giving season is just around the corner, so there’s no better time to help your clients ‘tis the season with..

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How-To: Expanded Texture  

With the holiday season among us, that means more parties, events and outings for your clients. If you’re in need..

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Screen Shot 2020-06-08 at 10.20.39 AM

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 →
Covid-Survey_Feautre

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 →
Cosmetology education for micro blading eyebrows in beauty esthetic center. Female cosmetologist drawing eyebrow sketches on white board

Learn How Developing New Staff Can Help Your Business

As the old adage goes, “Many hands make light work,” and the salon environment is no exception. From answering phones to sweeping the floors to.. Read More →
Unbranded dark brown spray bottle, white squeeze bottle cream tube, golden rectangular shape and pieces of gold paper on golden background. Cosmetics spa branding mockup, luxury set of cosmetics

Holiday Gift Sets for All Clients

Gift-giving season is just around the corner, so there’s no better time to help your clients ‘tis the season with healthy hair. We’ve rounded up.. Read More →
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How-To: Expanded Texture  

With the holiday season among us, that means more parties, events and outings for your clients. If you’re in need of a little inspiration for.. Read More →

NEWS AND EVENTS

Learn How Developing New Staff Can Help Your Business

Learn How Developing New Staff Can Help Your Business

As the old adage goes, “Many hands make light work,” and the salon environment is no exception. From answering phones to sweeping the floors to.. Read More →
Holiday Gift Sets for All Clients

Holiday Gift Sets for All Clients

Gift-giving season is just around the corner, so there’s no better time to help your clients ‘tis the season with healthy hair. We’ve rounded up.. Read More →
How-To: Expanded Texture  

How-To: Expanded Texture  

With the holiday season among us, that means more parties, events and outings for your clients. If you’re in need of a little inspiration for.. Read More →


Hair Trends

How-To: Expanded Texture  

How-To: Expanded Texture  

With the holiday season among us, that means more parties, events and outings for your clients. If you’re in need of a little inspiration for.. Read More →
Get the Look: Faux Shag

Get the Look: Faux Shag

Are your clients interested in experimenting with exciting hair trends for the Holiday season? We have step-by-step details from Sam Villa ArTeam Member Anna Peters,.. Read More →
How to Complete the Perfect Skin Fade

How to Complete the Perfect Skin Fade

Step up your barbering skills with this step-by-step guide on how to master a skin fade.  A well-blended fade is a timeless men’s haircut that’s.. Read More →
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 and Cindy.. 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 easy style.. 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 because of.. Read More →


Nail Trends

Get the look: Celebrity Nail Looks from MTV’s VMAs 2022

Get the look: Celebrity Nail Looks from MTV’s VMAs 2022

The annual MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) were held on Sunday, August 28th, and this year celebrities were dressed to impress! Stars like Lil Nas.. Read More →
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 →


Trending Stories

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 and Cindy.. Read More →
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 →


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 →


Contessas

The Contessa 2023 Winners!

The Contessa 2023 Winners!

After being held virtually for the last two years, the 34th annual Contessa Awards returned with a bang on Sunday, November, 20th, 2022. Held at.. Read More →
The #Contessa2023 Freestyle Finalists!

The #Contessa2023 Freestyle Finalists!

With hairstylists and colourists from across Canada shooting their shot on Instagram with their favourite collection photo, we’ve asked you to vote for your favourite.. Read More →
Announcing the Contessa 2023 Finalists!

Announcing the Contessa 2023 Finalists!

The list you’ve all been waiting for is finally here: The 2023 Contessa Awards finalists! Thank you to everyone who entered! We’re so proud of.. Read More →
The 2023 Contessa Awards Semi-Finalists!

The 2023 Contessa Awards Semi-Finalists!

It’s time to reveal the names of the entrants who are one step closer at receiving the highly coveted Contessa Awards’ titles and hardware! Thank.. Read More →

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