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West Coast Watch: Georgia May Jagger’s Bleach Salon Among Summer Beauty and Wellness Openings

Pepper and Luxbae have also made debuts.

Calif. Governor Vows to Fight Beauty Salons’ Lawsuit on Closures

Despite the state lifting a stay-at-home order, a state beauty industry association intends to keep backing a…

Calif. Lifts Stay-at-home Order, Leaving Counties to Decide Opening Status

Given the still-high number of cases in Los Angeles, it's unclear that things like outdoor dining and salon…

Ted Gibson on Lack of Recognition: ‘I Know It’s Because I’m Black and Because I’m Gay’

The hairstylist and his husband and business partner, Jason Backe, discuss racial injustice and the reopening…

John Barrett Salon Files for Bankruptcy

The New York salon from the longtime hairstylist opened just last year.

L.A. County Approved to Reopen Hair Salons, Barbershops

Nail salons are still excluded, but L.A. is moving fast toward reopening of hair salons, barbershops, even…

California Reopens In-Store Shopping Statewide Amid Coronavirus

Retail is back, with some restrictions, as are hair salons and barbers in most counties.

Salons in California a ‘Few Weeks’ From Reopening, Governor Says

California appears to be picking up speed in its reopening plans amid the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 Fears Aren’t Stopping Salon-Goers

Salons in Georgia, Colorado and Indiana are seeing a swell of pent-up demand from customers in need of cuts…

In Europe, Beauty Professionals Integrate Safety With Service

Thermo-scanners, masks and Plexiglas screens will likely become part of the new normal.

How Brands Are Directly Supporting Service Workers

Brands like L'Oréal USA, R+Co, and DpHue are freezing salon payments and jumpstarting affiliate programs…

Salons and Spas Go Digital Amid Coronavirus Closures

Practices are turning to virtual consultations and telemedicine, simultaneously bolstering online sales.

Spas, Salons and Professional Beauty Cope With COVID-19

"It's pretty much a full shutdown in most states."

A Psychologist Is Taking Over the Bergdorf Goodman Salon

A former customer of the John Barrett salon is taking over the space.

Joanna Vargas on Her New Salon and Expanding Into the Body Category

The go-to facialist for stars such as Constance Wu is projected to double her business in 2019, according to…