Camilla A Mills

No-Shave November: A Popular Trend for Salons

During October, you see a lot of pink in the marketplace for breast cancer awareness. People honor both those who lost the battle and the ones still fighting. Professional athletes even sport pink during the month. In November, you see beards. Called ‘No Shave November’, it’s a month-long celebration of men and facial hair. It’s […]

How Getting To Know Your Customers Can Help Grow Your Salon Business!

Did you recently open a salon business and want to start off with as little problems as possible? Are you trying to convince potential customers that you have services they can trust? If so, then it’s important for you to know about ‘Get To Know Your Customers Day’. This day gets observed on every quarter […]

11 Makeup Trends Beauty Salons Should Try This Fall

Wondering how to keep your beauty salon on the cutting edge with fall makeup looks and salon trends? Fall is one of the biggest seasons in fashion. With Fashion Weeks happening across the globe, everyone is talking about trends. The clothes can be exciting, but the makeup and salon trends are every bit as creative and interesting […]

How To Run an Efficient Front Desk in your Salon

Chaos at your hair salon reception desk kills the relaxing, welcoming vibe you want for your salon. Inefficiency can hurt your business and lose you money. The front desk is the crucial first point of contact that sets the tone for your clients. With more than 1 million salon businesses in the U.S., clients have many options […]

Say Goodbye to Summer: 7 Fall Nail Designs You’re Sure to Love

The colors of the leaves are changing and that means your nail designs are too. Summer is slowly drifting away as the temps cool down and the fall season sets in. But just because summer is officially over doesn’t mean your mani and pedis have to be left behind, too. Check out these 7 nail […]

Unicorn Hairstyles: Learn More About This Crazy New Hair Trend

According to Google Trends, there has been a steady rise in the search term ‘unicorn’ since 2010. This peaked in 2017 but is still very much a heavily searched for term. The unicorn trend is something that businesses everywhere have been taking advantage of, and something that consumers can’t get enough of, which is why you […]

Customer Spotlight: A Charmed Life Nail Salon

Salon Iris customers are passionate small business owners who excel at what they do. As part of our commitment to supporting and educating entrepreneurs, we created a monthly Customer Spotlight series to showcase our customers’ expertise in growing successful businesses. For this month’s Customer Spotlight, we sat down with Kristine and Pete Gault, the married […]

What Every Barber Needs to Know Before They Open a Barbershop

Are you planning to open a barbershop? You may already have a vision as to what your business will look like. You’re going to want to jump ahead and open your shop as soon as possible. If you jump too far ahead of yourself, you’ll find that you missed a lot of small details. That […]

It’s Wedding Season! Check Out These Trending Wedding Hairstyles For Inspiration

We’re at the height of wedding season. And if you’re getting married this year, there’s still plenty of time to plan your wedding. After you choose your dream dress, you may start to wonder about how you’ll wedding hairstyles will look for that We’ve all seen how brides shower the traditional updo with jewels, flowers, and […]