The WireAugust 1, 2007 By: American Salon Staff American Salon
Spa executives from 24 countries attended the first ever GLOBAL SPA SUMMIT in New York City. An attendee survey revealed that the biggest challenge facing the spa industry today is a lack of high-quality trained labor.
BIOELEMENTS held grand-opening events, which included demonstrations of its Flaxx-C Anti-Aging Facial, to celebrate the opening of its new Learning Centers in Chicago, Villa Park, IL, and Overland Park, KS.
A technician demonstrates the facial.
CREATIVE NAIL DESIGN's Lulu Cooper created a splash of color on models' nails for the Luca Luca Resort Collection show. She mixed Hot Pop Orange with Air Dry topcoat to make a sheer tangerine hue.
R&B singer Rihanna wore CHINA GLAZE Coconut Kisses on her fingers and toes at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in Los Angeles. The color is a shimmery jewel-tone shade of purple.
PHYTOSPECIFIC relaunched phytospecific.com, providing a simplified way to find brand history, products, and contact and press information, and also explore Phyto Universe, the treatment and training center.
MURAD recently partnered with Cathay Pacific Airlines to provide amenity kits to all Hong Kong-bound airline passengers traveling in business class to help prevent in-flight skin damage.
TWEEZERMAN's After Tweeze Soothing Cream won the prestigious Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) award in the Facial Skincare Category for the Best Eye Treatment-Under $20.
For the third year in a row, FAROUK SYSTEMS sponsored the Miss Universe Pageant, providing products, styling tools and hairstylists for all of the delegates, celebrity judges and on-air hosts in Mexico City.
The Farouk team with the new Miss Universe, Riyo Mori from Japan
SILHOUET-TONE issued a voluntary recall of all MultiPil Wax Warmers due to a fire and shock hazard. Customers are advised to stop using the product immediately and call 800/552-0418, extension 0.
At the recent behindthechair.com Stylist Choice Awards, TIGI BED HEAD won Favorite New Styling Product for its Hook-Up Mousse Wax and Favorite New Product for the Manipulator, as well as Favorite Makeup Line.
Singita Private Game Reserve in the Sabi Sands in South Africa now offers guests DERMALOGICA skincare and haircare as in-room amenities, including the cult-favorite Multi-Vitamin Power Firm.
Guests staying at Singita Game Reserve enjoy Dermalogica products.
OLIVIA GARDEN recently hit the celebrity circuit, participating in two star-studded events, Entertainment Weekly's Upfront fall television preview party and the MTV Movie Awards in Hollywood.