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How Victoria Tsai Turned a Geisha Secret Into a Cosmetics Innovation
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How Victoria Tsai Turned a Geisha Secret Into a Cosmetics Innovation

One entrepreneur's skin problem led to a centuries-old discovery that is one of the hottest trends in beauty.
Tracy Byrnes
This Franchise Gives Hair Stylists a Salon of Their Own Without the High Costs
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This Franchise Gives Hair Stylists a Salon of Their Own Without the High Costs

Phenix offers hair stylists, manicurists and other beauty workers a suite where they can run their own show.
From Power Breakfast to Power Beauty: How Extremely Busy Clients Inspired a Style Mogul
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From Power Breakfast to Power Beauty: How Extremely Busy Clients Inspired a Style Mogul

Anticipating your market's needs is key for any business -- especially an upscale salon on New York City's Upper East Side.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How This Veteran Franchisee Connects Hotels, Waxing and Gyms
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How This Veteran Franchisee Connects Hotels, Waxing and Gyms

Whether it's waxing or hotels, Sheetal Dalwadi's processes and philosophies translate to happy customers and high profits.
Carly Okyle
No Shortcuts: How One Stylist Built His Beauty Powerhouse
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No Shortcuts: How One Stylist Built His Beauty Powerhouse

This salon mogul says hard work, long hours and high standards are key.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The Thinking Behind This Stylist's $1,000 Haircut
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The Thinking Behind This Stylist's $1,000 Haircut

Master your craft and don't cut corners.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Shhh! This Philadelphia Hair Salon Is Putting a Stop to Awkward Small Talk
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Shhh! This Philadelphia Hair Salon Is Putting a Stop to Awkward Small Talk

Stylists at BLO/OUT Blow Dry Bar are trimming more than just hair. They're cutting out the chit chat, too. Here's why.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Meet the Franchisor Offering Manly Pedicures
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Meet the Franchisor Offering Manly Pedicures

A clubhouse atmosphere sets a men's grooming salon apart.
The Greasy, Glamorous Rise of Mascara
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The Greasy, Glamorous Rise of Mascara

You won't believe the grimy gunk people used to smear on their eyelashes -- and still do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Tyra Banks's Next Chapter: Focusing on Her Beauty Startup
Beauty Businesses

Tyra Banks's Next Chapter: Focusing on Her Beauty Startup

The cosmetics line will seek outside funding and form a 'legitimate board,' Banks said.
Laura Entis
These Small Cosmetics are Shaking Up the Beauty Industry in a Big Way
Beauty Products

These Small Cosmetics are Shaking Up the Beauty Industry in a Big Way

A direct-to-consumer beauty line puts portability first.
Franchises That Didn't Exist Three Years Ago
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Franchises That Didn't Exist Three Years Ago

Check out the newest kids on the franchise block.
Tracy Stapp Herold
What $100 Million in New Funding Means for Ipsy, Michelle Phan's Beauty Box Startup
Beauty Businesses

What $100 Million in New Funding Means for Ipsy, Michelle Phan's Beauty Box Startup

Before this week, the company hadn't raised venture funding since 2012.
Geoff Weiss
This Designer Water-Bottle Startup Is Making Millions Thanks to a Shrewd Merchandising Strategy
Merchandising

This Designer Water-Bottle Startup Is Making Millions Thanks to a Shrewd Merchandising Strategy

BKR water bottles are sold on the beauty floors of department stores internationally, and marketed as fashion accessories.
Geoff Weiss