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Celebrating Pride

Throughout June, Aveda students and stylists across North America have been celebrating Pride Month in a multitude of ways. Here, a few shared with us how they showed their pride in 2015: ATHENA SALON & SPA Located on the Pride Parade route of Boylston Street in Boston, Massachusetts, Athena Salon & Spa goes all out

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Like Father, Like Son

In honor of Father’s day, we introduce you to two wonderful people: Jack and Austin Call, a dynamic father and son duo who have worked together since 2005 running Jax Salon & Spa in Gigi Harbor, Washington. Dad Jack first opened Jax in 1982 in Tacoma, Washington, a dream he had from the beginning of

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Heads of the Class

We are proud of the more than 100 Aveda Institute students nationwide that have received awards, nominations or recognition in two programs that recognize their incredible talent in hair artistry. Results and events will take place at the same industry trade event, Cosmoprof North America, this July in Las Vegas, Nevada. NAHA NOMINEES The North

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It’s a Nice Day for a Green Wedding

Welcome to wedding season! For soon-to-be bride Samantha Gronwoldt, her wedding day is an opportunity to make a statement about how she cares for the planet. Hailing from Danbury, Conneticut, Samantha, who works as an assistant teacher in a preschool classroom, is one of the new breed of environmentally-aware brides that are celebrating their nuptials with

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Backstage in NYC for the 2016 Resort Collection of Stella McCartney

Aveda Guest Artist, Frank Rizzieri, ponied up a “low, thick and simple tail with a tousled side part” for the Stella McCartney 2016 Resort Presentation that took place last night at Elizabeth Street Garden in New York City. The collection was inspired by the look of easy-going festival-goers that combine a cool girl look with

The Cat’s Meow

Moments of tranquility abound thanks to a special staff member of The Black Cat Salon

We love beauty and we love animals, so when we heard about Peanut, the resident cat of The Black Cat Salon’s Kailua location on the island of Oahu in Hawaii, we couldn’t resist this purrfect opportunity to celebrate our new feline friend coupled with our passion for the salon industry. Known for its artistry and

In The Thick Of It

If your hair is thinner than you’d like, talk to us, we’re here to help

It may not be something you’d like to think about, much less have a heart-to-heart about, but we know that thinning hair is a major concern for many people. We know this because our Invati™ Solutions for Thinning Hair continues to be a guest favorite. If thinning hair is an issue, our Aveda Artists want

Meet Your Date with Density: Amla

Our Ayurvedic “it” herb for thicker hair, sourced from India

You may have noticed one of our newest family members, Thickening Tonic featuring the vitamin C-rich herb amla, also known as Indian gooseberry. For generations this herb has been used in Ayurveda to promote countless health benefits, including balancing the stomach, enhancing brain power and clarifying skin. It’s also a power house in helping to