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 →
Next Wave of Talent: Chelsea Wiebe

Next Wave of Talent: Chelsea Wiebe

From emerging hairstylists who are just getting their start to excelling stylists who are on their way to becoming the next set of leaders and.. 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: 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.. 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.. 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.. 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.. 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 →

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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