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Orlando Salon Social: Bowling Bash

We struck up some fun with our Orlando salon professionals on Monday, August 6 at Firkin & Kegler! One lucky salon professional won a $100 Apple App Store & iTunes gift card. Our Corporate Team thoroughly enjoyed our evening of bowling, food, and drinks with…

Salon Spotlight: Tres’ Belle Beauty Bar & Spa

Medical Esthetician, Myah Wilcher, is the proud owner of Tres’ Belle Beauty Bar & Spa. “Tres’ Belle” is French for very beautiful. Myah’s mother is French. She wanted her business name to reflect her beautiful mother’s heart and spirit. She is also passionate about making…

Salon Spotlight: Lavish Hair N’ Makeup Studio

Stylist Alejandra Umana is the owner of Lavish Hair N’ Makeup Studio. She is located in Studio 23 of iStudio Salons Boca Raton. Alejandra specializes in color, hair cutting, and makeup application. She was born in Cali, Colombia. She moved to the United States when…

Chocolate Hair by @hair.by.lisa.p

10 Indulging Chocolate-Inspired Hair Looks

It’s World Chocolate Day, and we have chocolate on our brain! In honor of all things cocoa, we’re sharing our favorite ten chocolate-inspired hair looks from our array of talented iStudio Salons hair stylists. We have everything from chocolate layers to sweet caramelized chocolate. Enjoy…

5 Ways to Boost Your Instagram Followers

Social media platforms have proven to be successful marketing tools for many salon professionals. For Social Media Day, we have some tips to make sure your Instagram is optimized to help you grow your salon business and brand. Start with a bio related to your…

Win a BEACHWAVER PRO Curling Iron! [CLOSED]

Get ready to create gorgeous curls and waves with the BEACHWAVER® PRO Professional Rotating 1″ Curling Iron. Visit our iStudio Salons’ Facebook page for a chance to win.

7 Ways to Heat Up Your Salon Business

Summertime is here and in full effect. Here are some tips to heat up your salon business and to keep you productive during the slower summer months. Think summer friendly services Promote low maintenance hairstyles that enable your client to enjoy the sun and water…

6 Inspiring Looks for National Nail Polish Day

It’s National Nail Polish Day! Nail polish has sure come a long way from its early ingredients of beeswax, egg whites and gelatin to name a few. Now nail colors and designs are infinite! We love the use of nail polish on these lovely lacquer…

8 Wine-Inspired Hair Color Ideas

In honor of National Wine Day, we are sharing our favorite wine-inspired hair looks from some very talented iStudio Salons hair stylists. So pour your favorite glass of vino and enjoy some intoxicating hair inspiration!   The redder the better 🌹#jamvillahair A post shared by…

Instagram Giveaway: Artistic Nail Design – A SteamPunk Affair!

We have a great giveaway for nail specialists and nail polish lovers! Here’s your chance to win A SteamPunk Affair Colour Revolution 12-Piece Display from Artistic Nail Design’s latest wedding collection.

Salon Spotlight: Master Stylist Stephen Dietz

Master Stylist and Hairapist Stephen Dietz holds over 30 years experience in the beauty industry. His specialties include coloring, flat ironing, multi-textural hair, highlighting, balayage, ombre, vivids and precision cutting. Dietz is from a small town outside of Charlotte, NC and he moved to Florida…

What is a Salon Suite?

Salon suites are private, individual salons that operate in one building. Picture a salon that contains mini-salons. Salon suite concepts are one of the fastest-growing trends in the beauty industry. The popularity of salon suites is a response to salon professionals becoming independent. Renting a…

Meet Orlando Barber Berman of Roc’s Barber Shop

Master Barber Berman Rodriguez, owner of Roc’s Barber Shop, has been a barber for over 11 years. He provides hair cutting services and facials. He was first inspired to cut hair when he started seeing this 15-year-old kid cutting hair from his grandmother’s garage. He…

Enter to Win Pravana Vivids Crystals! [Closed]

Your chance to achieve prismatic dimension is here! Visit our  iStudio Salons’ Facebook page for a chance to win a Pravana Vivids Crystals Kit. Inspired by healing crystals, Pravana’s Vivids Crystals are uniquely pigmented to reflect consistent tonal value, making it easy to achieve a prismatic look…

$100,000 Haircutter Class with CLIPPERGUY Ivan Zoot

iStudio Salons kicked off April with a salon business education class led by Ivan Zoot aka the CLIPPERGUY. Ivan Zoot is a licensed barber, cosmetologist, and certified personal trainer. Ivan has over 30 years experience in the beauty industry and holds Guinness World haircutting records…

iStudio Salons Bowling Bash Salon Social

Orlando salon professionals struck up some fun at iStudio Salons Bowling Bash Salon Social this past Monday evening! The event took place at Firkin & Kegler Family Entertainment Center in Waterford Lakes. Our salon professionals, along with their guest, enjoyed a night of bowling, food,…

iStudio Salons Spotlight: Kendall Johnson

Master Stylist Kendall Johnson roots started in the small town of Hope, Arkansas, the birthplace of former U.S. President Bill Clinton. She relocated to Orlando from Texas two years ago. Kendall quickly built her Central Florida clientele by utilizing Instagram. Kendall caters her services to professional…

Rebekah Puroll Master Stylist College Park Studio 5

iStudio Salons Spotlight: Rebekah Puroll

Master Stylist Rebekah Puroll has always had a knack for being creative. The Orlando, Florida native discovered her affinity for hair in high school as she worked at theme parks as a face painter. Her canvas expanded from faces into hair as she practiced vintage styling…

iStudio Salons opens in Winter Garden

Florida’s premier salon suite concept opens tenth location  With the demand for high-quality salon space at a fever pitch in the Orlando area, iStudio Salons announced their tenth location opening in Winter Garden this past week.  The growing salon suite company is now leasing space…

4 Ways to Enhance Your Beauty with Coffee

Just about everyone loves their cup of joe! In celebration of National Coffee Day, we would like to share 4 ways to fuse coffee into your beauty routine. Hair color brew Add boldness to your dark hair color with cooled coffee grounds. Use strongly brewed coffee as…

Matthew Johnson LMT at MetroWest iStudio Salons

Matthew Johnson, LMT has lived in Orlando for 6 years and moved from Melbourne Beach, Florida. Been a message therapist for 15 years, and he graduated from Space Coast Health Institute. He’s located in our MetroWest location in Studio 7 at 6996 Piazza Grande Avenue….

Sommer of SDesigns – Dr. Phillips Studio 4B

Summer of S Designs at our Dr. Philips location in Studio 4b has been doing hair for 15 years in Orlando. She attended Westside Tech in Winter Garden and has trained with Vidal Sassoon under Regis. She specializes in all types of hair, and offers…

Josie Ragains – Maitland Studio #20

Josie has been doing hair for 8 years in Orlando. She focuses on holistic non-toxic hair treatment, healthy hair and rejuvenation. She started at iStudio Salons in April with a handful of clients since moving to Maitland. She uses social media to build her clientele….

Sandy Giff – Dr. Phillips

Sandy Giff has been doing hair since 1991. She went to Willford Academy in New York and owned her own salon there. She moved to Orlando 3 years ago and is originally from Jamaica. She is located in our Dr. Phillips location, behind Bar Louie…

Manu Salon – Dr. Phillips

Manuela Raysik, of Studio 24 in our Doctor Phillips location has been doing hair for 23 years. She trained at a vocational school in Ansbach Germany. She then trained in Lyon, France for a week. She moved to Orlando in 1994 after living and growing…

Glen Marlo Master – Building Beauty

Glen Marlo Master of Building Beauty, in Studio 6 in our Sunrise location in Fort Lauderdale, has been doing hair for 25 years. He started off in Chicago, then moved to LA and did hair for the movie and fashion industry there for 20 years,…

Hair by Alfredo

Alfredo at Hair By Alfredo has been doing hair for 25 years. He’s trained with both Pivot Point and Vidal Sassoon. Before making the move to iStudio Salons in 2010, he had owned 4 salons so he’s familiar with the ins and outs of running…

The Future is Bright

We all want to think that we make great choices in our lives, our passions and our business decisions.  In most cases we are usually right but that doesn’t always mean we are not searching for validation.  Validation makes us feel better and more secure…

Introducing iStudio Salons University

Introducing iStudio Salons University. Where we help you in your business venture to become a successful salon owner. The following class list is open to all iStudio Salons Professionals free of charge. We want to ensure you are successful!   Intro to Studio Ownership (2 hours) In…

College Park JazzFest 2014 is almost here!

Thursday, October 25, 2014 6-11 p.m. Edgewater Drive, College Park Please contact Amanda or Andrea at andreak@collegeparkpartnership.com or 407-579-0023. http://www.collegeparkpartnership.com/event-873822

iStudio Salons in MetroWest is Now Open!

Looking to join the iStudio Salons team? Call Barbara at 407.900.5120 today and schedule a personal tour. Success is only a phone call away! 6996 Piazza Grande Avenue Orlando, FL 32835