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The 7 Biggest Mistakes People Make When Choosing a Salon & Spa and how to Avoid Them

January 17, 2018 5:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Mistake #1: You pick a salon based only on price. The old saying is true. “You get what you pay for.” This is especially true when choosing a salon or spa. If you want the best services you should decide to deal with a salon because of the overall value you receive, NOT because they are the lowest price. Here’s why: Value = Quality + Service + Price It is impossible for any business in any industry to offer the cheapest price, have the highest quality, and provide the best service all at the same time. You can get high... View Article


Claudia Tapp, Owner and Mentor of Claude Thomas Salon & Spa, Credentials and Certification

January 4, 2014 5:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Claudia Tapp.. AKA “CJ”..AKA “CP” AKA “Madame Claude” Lists of Credentials and Certifications My start in this amazing journey is Beauty school, John and Lewis 1975 Started working in Sir Williams Hair Salon 5 months before graduating cosmetology school 1975 Advance courses at Pivot point (Leo Passage founder and creative genius) 1975 – 1976 all courses certified 3 day work shop on advanced creative hair dressing 5 day workshop on advanced hair cutting and design 3 day work shop and hair coloring theory 2 day work shop on color correction and designer color techniques 2 day workshop in dimensional hair... View Article


The differences in Salon and Spa

July 8, 2013 6:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Salon and Spa Store front owned and managed by one or more owners Salon and Spa store front that is owned as landlord renting out individual spaces to independent contractors that are stylist, nail techs or estheticians No store front Salon and/or spa is in technicians home or travels to clients home or other locations License as business federally required Yes mandatory YES, Owner or landlord of booth rental store Individual contractors??? Generally are not claiming a business Licensed by state and City required Yes mandatory Yes to owner or landlord of business..Individual contractors discretion Generally are not claiming a... View Article


9 Things you should not encounter in a Salon and Spa

June 10, 2013 5:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Uncertified and inexperienced hairstylists. Those thousands of hours spent in cosmetology school will not only pay off in the long run, but help to prevent a hair disaster. Mislabeled products. If the bottle of hair conditioner is actually filled with a chemical relaxer, then you’ll be in major trouble. Overloaded electrical outlets. This is unsafe, scary and potentially shocking. Broken chairs. Isn’t the whole point of settling into the stylist’s chair to actually “settle”?Comfort is a huge part of the salon experience. Leaky shampoo bowls. This is a slip-and-fall lawsuit waiting to happen, not to mention one of the reasons... View Article