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5 Ways to Keep Your Salon Organized

5 Ways to Keep Your Salon Organized For some people, staying organized can be a challenge. However, being organized in your salon guarantees that your business will run smoothly and efficiently. Staying organized is one of the keys to maintaining a good business practice and will also help you relax and not stress in your work environment. Another benefit to being organized is that your clients will notice. This will give your clients peace of

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Fun at Our Trussville Open House

Thank You For Joining Us at Our Trussville Open House! Last Tuesday, September 19th, we hosted an Open House at our Trussville location and it was a huge success! It was a night of fun, food, and getting to meet new people! B-metro joined us to take pictures of the event and also giveaway prizes to our guests. There was also delicious food catered by Southern Spoon Catering as well as a photo booth and

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Salon Suites Announces New Partnership with Tosha Gaines Photography

Our Partnership with Tosha Gaines Photography We are so excited to announce that we have added a new partnership with Tosha Gaines Photography to our list of concierge services. Tosha Gaines is a talented local photographer here in Birmingham. Tosha will be helping our salon owners express themselves through her lens with one of her specialties, Personal Brand Photography. A bit about Tosha: Not only is Tosha a professional photographer but she is also an

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In the Chair With Stephanie Lorino

In the Chair With Master Stylist Stephanie Lorino We had the opportunity to sit in with one of our talented stylists, Stephanie Lorino. We took a video of Stephanie working with her client where she totally transformed her look, giving her a fresh new balayage color! Stephanie is a certified Brazilian Blowout Specialist and she loves the satisfaction she gets from helping her clients achieve a more polished look and softer texture. Stephanie draws inspiration

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Top 5 Creative Ways to Make Your Salon Stand Out

5 Ways to Make Your Salon Stand Out With all of the different salons that are around these days, salon owners often wonder how to drive new clients into their doors. Well, the answer is simple: make your salon stand out from the rest. Differentiating your salon from your competitors will make your clients see what really makes you better than the rest. Making your salon stand out can seem like a difficult task, however, these

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3 Tips to help Master Instagram for Your Salon

Instagram for Your Salon Suite Instagram is a social media platform that allows users to share pictures, videos, and live-stream. Instagram’s main objective is to connect people and businesses all over the world. Individuals and organizations use Instagram for many purposes such as to buy and sell items, social research, brand awareness, advertising, and to keep in contact with friends and family. Being a salon owner, it is vital to keep up with what is

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Top 4 Decor Ideas for Your Salon

4 Salon Décor Ideas Your dreams have come true, you are officially a salon owner at Salon Suites! Now it is time to make your salon home. But before you get started you need to ask yourself a few questions: What type of clients do I want to attract? How do I what them to feel during and after their experience? What theme will best execute that message while also showing off my personality? Here are

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5 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Salon’s Social Media Accounts

How to Drive Traffic to Your Salon’s Social Media Account? We live in a world driven by social media. Social media is individuals way of staying connected to their friends, family, as well as their favorite businesses and brands. In this digital age, it is vital for salons to have a social media accounts. Unfortunately, it is not enough to just have an account the salons target clients and potential clients must want to visit

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Spotlight on Local Artist – Melissa Wise Gunn

Salon Suites Spotlights Local Artist Salon Suites is proud to spotlight Melissa Wise Gunn. Melissa attended the University of Alabama where she majored in art and art history. She is also a graduate of the Art Institute of Atlanta with a degree in visual communications. For over 20 years, she has worked as a graphic designer while also exploring fine art. Melissa’s creative work in website development, multimedia presentation, animation, and banner ad design is backed by

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4 Tips on How to Successfully Brand Your Salon Suite

Successfully Branding Your Salon Suite  Every new business needs to formulate a branding strategy before you can get clients in the doors. Branding a new business may seem overwhelming at first, but hopefully, this list will give you a few ideas on how to get started. 1. Find Your Demographic In order for your salon to be successful, you need to decide which type of client you would like at your salon. Think about things

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Spotlight on Local Artist – Brook Huffman

Salon Suites Spotlights Local Artist Salon Suites is proud to spotlight Brook Huffman. Brook Huffman is a mother of three, who grew up in Cullman Alabama. Brook began creating art because she needed a creative outlet. She found painting fulfilling and therapeutic. She loves painting because they are open to interpretations and it evokes emotion.  The medium Brook uses to create is acrylic and multimedia. She was inspired to become an artist because of the childhood

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Salon Suites Supports Local Artists

Want to help support local artists? Salon Suites believes in supporting art. Salon Suites is excited to announce that we now have pieces of art up for sale. All of the original art pieces that are featured at Salon Suites are from local artists. The first location we will have local art on consignment at is our Colonnade location. We are hoping to expand to other locations soon. Support local artists with Salon Suites. Art is

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