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Is My New Short Film Reflecting Adrianne

Michael Angelo | Posted 07.20.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael Angelo

It has been said that when we create art we create it in the image of ourselves. My new short film Reflecting Adrianne is deeply personal to me, which...

10 Things To Watch Out For At The Nail Salon

Refinery29 | Posted 07.13.2016 | Style
Refinery29

For much of the country, the weather is finally starting to warm up, which means open-toed shoe season is right around the corner. And that definitely means we're ramping up our mani/pedi schedules. But it also means being vigilant about keeping an eye out for any sketchy practices at the local nail salon.

The Curious Confidant: Beneath The Follicle Of The Hairdresser-Client Relationship

Nick Arrojo | Posted 07.08.2016 | Style
Nick Arrojo

As shears snip perilously close to the face, as a new shape and style reveals itself, and as one begins to feel more beautiful, an uncommonly close friendship emerges, often for a lifetime.

The Rise of Salon and the Fall of Progressive Media

H. A. Goodman | Posted 06.13.2016 | Media
H. A. Goodman

If anything, Salon is needed today more than ever, because a dangerous form of group think has overtaken progressive politics. Once progressives are afraid to challenge even the most powerful Democrats, it won't be long before both parties merge into one; altering our democracy forever.

Why I Keep Going to the Dominican Salon, Even Though They Damage My Hair

The Cut | Posted 04.27.2016 | Style
The Cut

I didn't let it faze me that they were out of hot water, or that she was using cheap shampoo. Maybe it was the blaring bachata that drowned out any concerns I should've had. Whatever it was, I knew I'd be back.

How to Look 10 Years Younger

Kristie Stumpf Rork | Posted 04.27.2016 | Parents
Kristie Stumpf Rork

Toss those women's magazines and stop taking those Facebook quizzes. I have proven data to guarantee you will look 10 years younger!

Frugal Spending, Rich Living and the Index Card

Don McNay | Posted 03.25.2016 | Books
Don McNay

"Although we had no money I was rich as I could be In my coat of many colors My momma made for me" -Dolly Parton "I work all night, I work all day, t...

Big Girl Weekend

Jerry Zezima | Posted 03.15.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

The surest sign that a toddler is getting big is when she becomes more mature than her grandfather. In the case of my granddaughter, Chloe, who is about to turn 3, that happened about three years ago.

Both Parties Are to Blame for the Rise of Trump

Daniel Wagner | Posted 03.09.2016 | Politics
Daniel Wagner

It is not intellectually honest to attribute the political rise of Donald Trump solely to Republicans and the Republican Party. It is more complicated than that, and as the Trump story continues to unfold, something rather disturbing is being revealed about American political culture, and its voters.

The Devil's Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America's Secret Government, David Talbot, (New York: HarperCollins, 2015)

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 01.11.2016 | Books
Joseph A. Palermo

If one reads carefully The Devil's Chessboard along with James Douglass's superb book, JFK and the Unspeakable, the reader will come away with a deeper understanding of the "crime of the century" that synthesizes the most relevant details that 50 years of scholarship and investigation have provided.

Don't Call Me a "Sanctimommy" Just Because I Care About My Kid's Food

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 12.08.2015 | Parents
Bettina Elias Siegel

Over the weekend, Salon published a provocative piece, "Stop telling me I'm poisoning my kids": Food crusaders, sancti-mommies and the rise of entitl...

Hair Stylist Gets 'Medieval' On Your Scalp With Swords And Fire

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.04.2015 | Weird News

A lot of women get burned by a bad haircut. But this stylist actually uses fire. Explaining that his methods are a "bit medieval," Madrid's Alberto O...

Where to Philosophize in New York City

Skye Cleary | Posted 11.23.2015 | New York
Skye Cleary

New York City moves fast and aspirations soar higher than skyscrapers. The philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre described it as a place for people who can focus to infinity and whenever he stopped walking quickly, he felt anxious.

Before You Start A Small Business, Here's What You Need To Consider

Posted 11.12.2015 | Home

Tabatha Coffey has ascended to international stardom as a stylist, author, style icon, and host of her own Bravo reality show Tabatha Takes Over. Orig...

Tabatha Coffey's Fantastic Business Savvy Tips

Posted 11.12.2015 | Home

Tabatha Coffey has ascended to international stardom as a stylist, author, style icon, and host of her own Bravo reality show Tabatha Takes Over. Orig...

Here Are 3 Ways To Guarantee Your Small Business Will Succeed

Posted 11.12.2015 | Home

Tabatha Coffey has ascended to international stardom as a stylist, author, style icon, and host of her own Bravo reality show Tabatha Takes Over. Orig...

You Want To Get Ahead In The Workplace? Here's How.

Posted 11.12.2015 | Home

Tabatha Coffey has ascended to international stardom as a stylist, author, style icon, and host of her own Bravo reality show Tabatha Takes Over. Orig...

How To Achieve A No-Fuss Beauty Look

Posted 11.12.2015 | Home

Tabatha Coffey has ascended to international stardom as a stylist, author, style icon, and host of her own Bravo reality show Tabatha Takes Over. Orig...

Is Washing Your Hair Every Day Good For You?

Posted 11.12.2015 | Home

Tabatha Coffey has ascended to international stardom as a stylist, author, style icon, and host of her own Bravo reality show Tabatha Takes Over. Orig...

Mondays With Marlo - Tabatha Coffey

Posted 11.12.2015 | Home

We love featuring multitalented women here on Mondays with Marlo, and this week's guest is no exception. Tabatha Coffey first entered the public con...

Why Can't We Talk About the Real Issues?

Peter Cunningham | Posted 10.29.2015 | Education
Peter Cunningham

Education historian Diane Ravitch describes her blog as "A site to discuss better education for all." Apparently, however, she does not want to discus...

ThinkProgress Staffers Unionize With Writers Guild Of America, East

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 09.25.2015 | Media

The editorial staff of the progressive news site ThinkProgress has joined the Writers Guild of America, East, making it the latest in a string of Web-...

Joan Walsh Leaves Salon For The Nation Magazine

The Huffington Post | Gabriel Arana | Posted 09.23.2015 | Media

The Nation magazine has hired Joan Walsh, a prominent Salon contributor who previously served as Salon's editor-in-chief for six years. Walsh, who sta...

5 Reasons Your Salon Haircut Turned Out Wrong

Oprah.com | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 09.23.2015 | OWN

#1 You Did the Wrong Kind of Recon You can spend hours checking Yelp, but those in-depth reviews about the manners of the receptionist aren't going to...

Entrepreneurs: Eric Leonardos, "How to Audit Your Salon": Candid Advice From the Heart of Hollywood

Johnathan Cardillo | Posted 08.12.2015 | Style
Johnathan Cardillo

I would absolutely advise rising stylists and makeup artists to audit salons. Maybe even go in for a service once or twice.