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HAIR SHOWS ARE EXCITING

Published on: September 19, 2012 By: Susan Peel

I’ve been lucky enough to experience the bi-annual Salon Centric Hair Show that comes to the Mid-America Center in a couple different ways.  My first show was as a hair model for Infrashine tool company, the second strictly as a student taking it all in and now, my third time as a set-up crew and…

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MEN WANT TO LOOK YOUNG TOO!

Published on: August 23, 2012 By: Susan Peel

Typically when we think “skin care”, we automatically think of youthful beautiful women advertising everything we need to keep our skin looking top notch. In the barrage of skin care aimed at women, we often forget that the men in our lives don’t want to look old either! Here are a few tips aimed for…

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SCARY AND EXCITING!

Published on: August 21, 2012 By: Susan Peel

Opening a salon can be scary and exciting at the same time. There are many, many important factors to consider. First, create a budget.  Decide what type of salon you plan on opening.  What culture, what size, will you pay commission or rent out stylist stations.  Ask a professional for help in this endeavor. Hire…

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OPENING/REMODELING A SALON

Published on: August 15, 2012 By: Susan Peel

Planning to open or remodel a salon?  Here are my top 5 Tips! Know accurately how much your project will cost.  Don’t set yourself up for failure.  Make a budget that fits your business plan and pick the best equipment that fits your budget.  Don’t try to make your budget fit your tastes unless it’s during…

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XENON WAS AMAZING!

Published on: August 15, 2012 By: Susan Peel

What can I say about Xenon? I had a great experience there. The teachers go above and beyond any expectations that I had starting school. Actually the entire staff at Xenon was amazing, I have never met a more caring and helpful group of people. We truly are a family while we are there as…

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