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7 Top Instagram Hacks for Hairstylists

7 Instagram Hacks for Salon Owners to Drive Business Social media is here to stay. Instagram has proven to be a powerful marketing tool for large and small business alike. Learn 7 great hacks to draw people into your salon from Instagram! Instagram Hacks Before and Afters – Before and after shots of your creation are a sure fire way to bring in business. So off your transformational talents so clients can see what to

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New Salon Owners at Salon Suites Trussville

Meet the New Trussville Salon Owners                 We are thrilled with everything about the new Trussville location of Salon Suites! The location at the Pinnacle – Tutwiler Farm, the decor, the colors, but most of all we are thrilled with the salon owners so far! Each suite has received such personal care and attention and the salon owners are right at home in their very own salons. Each owner

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Chic Hair Makeover with Chic in Academia at Haley’s Hair Boutique

Chic in Academia Visits Salon Suites Vestavia Hills – Haley’s Hair Boutique Chic in Academia has been growing out her locks and decided it was time to trim those flowing tresses. She selected Haley Molloy of Haley’s Hair Boutique to do the honors. She had heard rave reviews from fellow Birmingham blogger, Heather at My Life Well Loved after Heather’s visits to Haley. A Little About Chic in Academia Chic in Academia is a local

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How to Create a Welcoming Salon Part 2 – Culture

How to Create a Welcoming Salon Part 2 – Culture As a beauty professional, you want to create a welcoming salon for a couple of reasons. One of those reasons, you yourself will spend a lot of time in your salon. Second, the clients of course! A welcoming salon means it is comfortable and inviting for clients. A comfortable salon can enhance the overall experience and encourage clients to stay and book future appointments. So

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How to Create a Welcoming Salon Part 1

How to Create a Welcoming Salon Part 1 – Atmosphere As a beauty professional, you want to create a welcoming salon for a couple of reasons. One of those reasons, you yourself will spend a lot of time in your salon. Second, the clients of course! A welcoming salon means it is comfortable and inviting for clients. A comfortable salon can enhance the overall experience and encourage clients to stay and book future appointments. So

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In the Spotlight – Dorothy L. McMillian

In the Spotlight with Dorothy McMillian of Red Carpet Look Dorothy is one of Salon Suites newest salon owners! She is now open at Salon Suites Trussville in the Pinnacle – Tutwiler Farms. It is very fitting that she has a little spotlight put on her since her salon name is Red Carpet Look! We would love for you to get to know Dorothy in her In the Spotlight moment. Originally Dorothy had wanted to

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Valentine’s Day Giveaway – Makeup Eraser

Makeup Eraser Gift Set Giveaway What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day?!? We are giving away a Makeup Eraser gift set to one lucky winner. The gift set consists of one black and one pink Makeup Eraser. Keep both or give one away to a friend or girlfriend for Gal-entine’s Day! The giveaway contest starts tomorrow, Tuesday the 7th. Like the MUE post on our Instagram for a chance to enter. Further giveaway details included in

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7 Benefits of Salon Suites + Schedulicity

Salon Suites + Schedulicity to Benefit Salon Owners Salon Suites has partnered with quality businesses, vendors, and service providers to ease the experience of going it on your own. Once such partnership is with Schedulicity! If you are unfamiliar with Schedulicity, it is an advanced online scheduling tool that allows 24/7 access for both clients and the beauty professional but really it is so much more. We have highlighted our 7 favorite benefits of Salon Suites

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3 Tips for a Makeup Clean Out

3 Tips to Purge Your Makeup  Why wait until Spring to do a thorough cleaning? Be honest, your makeup probably didn’t even experience a cleaning last Spring. Start 2017 with a fresh makeup collection. Follow our 3 tips to clean out your makeup for a fresh start in the new year. Take Inventory First thing is first, dumped out that makeup bag, dig out lipstick from purses, and gather those less used shades from drawers.

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4 Tips on How to Attract Great Clients into Your Salon

Attract Great Clients First, what makes a great client? Great clients book often and provide new clients through referrals. How do you turn potential or even existing clients into great clients? Let’s review 4 tips on how to attract great clients into your salon. Maximize Your Personality Even if you are an amazing colorist, that alone will not win you clients. If you do a great job on their hair and the client leaves feeling

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New Year’s Resolutions for Business: 5 Tips for Your Salon

5 Tips for Your Salon Business It happens every January, millions make resolutions and many intend to keep them. It is just as true that millions fail to keep their resolutions. According to Statistic Brain, 8% of resolutions are achieved. How can you resolve to improve your salon business in 2017 and what steps can you take to ensure success? Follow our 5 tips for your salon business to help you achieve success! Purpose Driven

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Salon Suites Holiday Party for 2016

Salon Suites Holiday Party Salon Suites hosted a holiday party this year at Cantina Laredo in Uptown Birmingham. We were honored to have many of our salon owners join us. We are nothing without our marvellous owners and had such fun celebrating them! We also were able to celebrate a year of great accomplishments and we look forward to 2017.   Salon Suites Holiday Party Door Prize Winners What would a holiday party be without

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