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Q&A with 2021 Contessa Winner Rossa Jurenas, Master Colourist of the Year

Q&A with 2021 Contessa Winner Rossa Jurenas, Master Colourist of the Year

We spoke with Rossa Jurenas from Tillsonburg, Ont., who took home the Master Colourist of the Year award at the 32nd annual Contessa Awards... Read More →
Owning a Salon During the Second COVID-19 Lockdown: Q&A with Janet Jackson, Owner of JouJou Hair Studio

Owning a Salon During the Second COVID-19 Lockdown: Q&A with Janet Jackson, Owner of JouJou Hair Studio

Janet Jackson is a hairstylist, TV personality, Contessa finalist and the owner of JouJou Hair Studio in Toronto. We caught up with Jackson to discuss.. Read More →
Where to Find Free Education Online During the COVID-19 Lockdown

Where to Find Free Education Online During the COVID-19 Lockdown

As we’re officially in the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, some provinces and regions are facing salon shutdowns and lockdowns for the second time.. Read More →
Contessa 2021: Q&A with MJ Deziel on “Ungendered” Redken Presentation

Contessa 2021: Q&A with MJ Deziel on “Ungendered” Redken Presentation

Tell us about Ungendered and how the idea/concept began. For a long time, I wanted to create a campaign in my image that would respect.. Read More →

Business Articles

Where to Find Free Education Online During the COVID-19 Lockdown

Where to Find Free Education Online During the COVID-19 Lockdown

As we’re officially in the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, some provinces and regions are facing salon shutdowns and lockdowns for the second time.. Read More →
All-Inclusive Experience – A Look Inside Frenchie’s Hair

All-Inclusive Experience – A Look Inside Frenchie’s Hair

As long-time friends from business school, Brittany Newby and Caitlin Whitson decided to open their salon, Frenchie’s Hair, after noticing a lack of service experience.. Read More →
It’s A New Era In Education – Find Out How Virtual Learning is Changing the Game

It’s A New Era In Education – Find Out How Virtual Learning is Changing the Game

There’s no denying the amount of free education that has been made available during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the salon shutdown, artists and educators have.. Read More →
Tunnel Vision: A Look Inside Olab par Rodrigo

Tunnel Vision: A Look Inside Olab par Rodrigo

Owning a salon is a goal for many in the industry. So when it came time for Rodrigo Araneda to build his dream space—Olab par.. Read More →
The New Face of Retail – Game-Changing Tips From Salon Owners on How to Keep Up With E-Commerce and Affiliate Marketing

The New Face of Retail – Game-Changing Tips From Salon Owners on How to Keep Up With E-Commerce and Affiliate Marketing

In the age of social media and e-commerce, salons have an opportunity to market themselves like never before. In addition to being a one-stop shop.. Read More →
Clean Cut: A Look Inside Salon Scavo

Clean Cut: A Look Inside Salon Scavo

Salon owner and hairstylist Gianfranco Scavo has been a staple in Toronto’s Yonge and St. Clair neighbourhood for more than 40 years. Last fall, he.. Read More →

Hair Trends

Spring/Summer 2021 Hair Colour Predictions are in!

Spring/Summer 2021 Hair Colour Predictions are in!

Spring and Summer are on the way! When it comes to the perfect hair colours for this upcoming season, we know exactly what.. Read More →
Goldwell Announces its 2021 Color of the Year!

Goldwell Announces its 2021 Color of the Year!

Kicking off the new year on a colourful note, Goldwell has revealed its annual Color of the Year for 2021: Lilac Aura. The.. Read More →
Get the look: 2020 Fellowship Snapshot Image of the Year by HOB Academy

Get the look: 2020 Fellowship Snapshot Image of the Year by HOB Academy

Nestor Sanchez from HOB Academy, London, was named 2020 Fellowship for British Hairdressing Snapshot Image of the Year at this year’s annual awards... Read More →
Get to Know Contessa 2020 Session Hairstylist Finalist Aprille Bouchard

Get to Know Contessa 2020 Session Hairstylist Finalist Aprille Bouchard

Toronto-based hairstylist Aprille Bouchard found her way into the world of hair more than 20 years ago, when she began her career as.. Read More →
What Do Clients Really Want From Their Hair Colour, Cut and Styling Services?

What Do Clients Really Want From Their Hair Colour, Cut and Styling Services?

From Gen Z to Baby Boomers, we’re breaking down the key cut, style and colour trends to help you give clients exactly what.. Read More →
Making A Statement With Naeemah LaFond

Making A Statement With Naeemah LaFond

Find out how editorial hairstylist Naeemah LaFond continues to break barriers—whether she’s working behind the scenes or on stage. Tell us about yourself.. Read More →

Contessas

Q&A with 2021 Contessa Winner Rossa Jurenas, Master Colourist of the Year

Q&A with 2021 Contessa Winner Rossa Jurenas, Master Colourist of the Year

We spoke with Rossa Jurenas from Tillsonburg, Ont., who took home the Master Colourist of the Year award at the 32nd annual Contessa Awards... Read More →
Contessa 2021: Q&A with MJ Deziel on “Ungendered” Redken Presentation

Contessa 2021: Q&A with MJ Deziel on “Ungendered” Redken Presentation

Tell us about Ungendered and how the idea/concept began. For a long time, I wanted to create a campaign in my image that would respect.. Read More →
Q&A with 2021 Contessa Winner Renn VonDyck, Saskatchewan/Manitoba Hairstylist of the Year

Q&A with 2021 Contessa Winner Renn VonDyck, Saskatchewan/Manitoba Hairstylist of the Year

We spoke with Renn VonDyck from Winnipeg, MB., who took home the Saskatchewan/Manitoba Hairstylist of the Year award at the 32nd annual Contessa Awards... Read More →

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