Shelter from the Storm: The Salon Spa Relief Fund

Photo by Paul Charbonnet After Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, Neill Corporation’s Debra Neill Baker and Edwin Neill founded The Salon and Spa Relief Fund (SSRF), a non-profit organization established to help salon and spa owners and their employees rebuild their lives and businesses after a natural disaster or a fire. The SSRF gathers donations… Read more »

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Enter to Win an Apple Watch

Stylists: Enter to Win an Apple Watch when you post about the Stylist App. We want to know what you think! There are 2 ways to win one of the 3 prizes: 1 winner for most likes 2 winners chosen at random Contest Rules: Post about the Stylist App on Instagram. Share on Instagram and… Read more »

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How-To: Images to be a Social Media Standout

Source: Imaginal Marketing Group® | Screenshot: Lux Salon Instagram Whatever salon software you use, these tips will help your team shine. When photographer Wes Kroninger was hired by Lux Salon Director of R&D, Wade Zylstra, to speak at the Fullerton, California-based salon’s retreat in August, it wasn’t to talk about hair. Kroninger, an Ohio-based photographer and photo… Read more »

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Top 5 Ways To Rock Your Service

Build your business one amazing service at a time! What’s most important in your salon? Making your clients feel welcome? Creating the perfect color, cut and style? Or maybe it’s connecting with your clients on a more personal level. Remembering her fave color formula is always helpful. Let’s just say it’s all equally important, because… Read more »

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Earth Month Tips

This is an exciting time of year for us. The weather is warming up and along with it comes the familiar signs of spring and new beginnings. The change of the season gives us time to pause, reflect and enjoy the nature that surrounds us. Our company has deep roots in a mission of environmental… Read more »

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FREE Online Gift Cards: Mailbox Money, with no fees attached

Your staff can’t be there at 2am when a client remembers that party tomorrow — but your online gift card system can. Source: iStock Photo Let’s face it: everyone shops for gifts online these days. By now, most people know that when they’re looking for a gift, the first place they go is Google. Even your… Read more »

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Top 5 Retail Tips

Let’s face it, retail really gets a bad rap. After all, sell is a four-letter word – right? But when you talk to stylists who consistently crush their retail goals, you have to stop and wonder if they’ve cracked the secret code. We sat down for a quick chat – client in the shampoo bowl… Read more »

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