ShopAugust 1, 2005 By: American Salon Staff American Salon
New Releases From Beauty Manufacturers
12 BACK TO BASICSEvocative of the French countryside, the Blue Lavender collection from Back to Basics pampers body and soul in soothing style. The bath and body products include a sulfate-free shampoo, which cleanses without dulling color, and a conditioner, which employs blue lavender to smooth the cuticle, seal in color and increase softness. A bath/shower gel and body lotion round out the fragrant collection. (800) 456-9322.
13 ARIUS EICKERTOffering a cut above the rest, the Pheonix scissors from Arius Eickert provide durability and comfort for long-term professional use. Available in 5-inch or 5.75-inch sizes, the scissors come with a lifetime warranty and feature ergonomic handles for the ultimate in hand comfort, triple hand-honed convex edges and extra hollow ground blades. (800) 342-5378.
14 CINDERELLA HAIRLooking to step into the hair extension business? The Extension Kit from Cinderella Hair offers everything you need. Including tools, training hair in a variety of different colors, products, instructional videos and a retail maintenance kit, this collection provides the resources to sharpen your skills with 100-percent human hair extensions. (800) 332-9246.
15 CLAIROL PROFESSIONALTurn pesky gray hairs into color-rich strands with Miss Clairol Gray Busters, eight luminous shades that cover even the most resistant gray. The natural-looking colors deliver radiant sheen and can be mixed with all Miss Clairol colors except for high lift blondes to increase gray coverage. (800) 221-4900.
16 SEBASTIANOffering something for everyone, the Laminates Sheer line from Sebastian provides a smooth, soft shine for all hair types. Made with silicon-based products, the shampoo, conditioner, body polish and curl gel add a light, clean glow to any look. (800) 829-7322.
17 MODERN ORGANIC PRODUCTSMake dry, dull or oversprayed hair a thing of the past. With a spritz of eco-friendly style, Glisten Finish Spray from Modern Organic Products delivers maximum shine and flexible hold. The spray contains UV inhibitors that protect against harmful rays and sun damage, as well as wheat protein to increase hair strength. Producing touchable hair with impressive hold, the paraben-free spray offers a healthy option for both clients and Mother Nature. (866) 699-4667.