ShopJuly 1, 2004 By: American Salon Staff American Salon
New releases from beauty manufacturers
1 ARIUS - EICKERTThe Arius-Eickert Monarch 8312 shears are triple-honed for a smooth run and hollow-ground for extra long life. Carefully balanced finger rings make cutting much more comfortable, and the variety of sizes (5", 5.5", 6", 5" lefty and 5.5" lefty) makes finding your perfect pair a breeze. (800) 342-5378.
2 PAUL MITCHELLNo hairstylist can do a job well without the right tools, and Paul Mitchell's T.D.S. Twist Razor delivers what you need. It can create finer definition or softer edges and adds lift to styles by removing weight from the frame and interior of the hair. Available in a rainbow of neon-bright colors. Ask your John Paul Mitchell Systems salon consultant or distributor for details.
3 OSTER PROFESSIONALOster's Stylus Super Trimmer, part of its upgraded Exclusive Salon Systeme line, is ideal for trimming beards and mustaches as well as edging, fading and outlining. Stylists can achieve consistent, accurate performance every time, thanks to the trimmer's titanium-coated, corrosion-resistant stainless steel blades. (800) 830-3678.
4 AVEDAAveda's Pure Abundance Volumizing Shampoo and Conditioner use ingredients such as kaolin clay, organic calendula and marshmallow, and organic acacia gum to make hair feel and appear thicker and fuller. Enhanced by Aveda's signature 100 percent pure plant aroma, you'll find this set makes washing your clients' hair a pure pleasure. (800) 328-0849.
5 REDKENRedken's Color Fusion Double Lights highlights are so natural-looking, everyone will think your clients spend all day at the beach rather than in an office. The single step permanent haircolor is specially formulated to lighten dark bases (levels 1-5) in one step. Brown-on-brown and blonde-on-brown highlights are finally brass-free! (800) REDKEN-8.
6 CINDERELLA HAIRFairy-tale hair is within your grasp with these beautiful hair extensions. The Cinderella Hair Extension System offers fine, medium and coarse textures, silky straight or body wave finishes, and lengths ranging from 8" to 24". Choose from 58 shades, including fantasy brights, pastels, two-tones and blonde-over-blonde colors. (800) 332-9246.