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Sell your Client on the Features, not the Benefits

When speaking with a client regarding a new hair color procedure, speak to them about the benefits not the features. While features are important, benefits relate the features to the client.

For example, if you are consulting your client on a demi-color dye, rather than explaining that its no or minimal ammonia, explain that the dye is gentle on her hair. Rather than explaining that it uses un-oxidized dye molecules, explain that it has good gray coverage even for tough resistant hair.

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Top 10 Salon Resolutions for 2011

Top Salon New Years Resolutions

1. Get rid of the ammonia based hair color in my salon.

It’s 2011 in the 21st century! Isn’t it about time the industry lets go of the notion that ammonia is a necessary evil that is required to achieve professional results with hair color? Because when you think about it a necessary evil is still evil! Ammonia still irritates the scalp, stings the eyes and can cause serious health problems to those who work with it day in and day out.   Continue reading…

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What is Blonde?

What is BlondeFirst, let’s talk about what makes hair look like the color we see; blonde, brown, or red.  Natural hair color pigments called eumelanin and phaeomelanin are found in the cortex of the hair which is beneath the cuticle layers.   Natural haircolor that appears to be cool brown or black has eumelanin; the grainy black/brown pigment found in some hair.  When the eumelanin molecules are tightly packed into the cortex the hair appears dark brown or black.  Haircolor that appears to be a cool blonde also has eumelanin but it is diffused throughout the inside of the hair shaft which gives it the appearance of being lighter.

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Organic Salon Systems is Recognized by PETA as a Provider of Cruelty-Free and Vegan Professional Salon Products

Cruelty-Free and Vegan

Organic Salon Systems, a distributor of non-diverted, high-performance salon products that maximize the use of gentle, nourishing, organic, and natural ingredients; is approved by PETA’s Leaping Bunny Program that administers a cruelty-free and vegan standard. Continue reading…

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You and your salon will benefit from being cruelty-free, non-toxic, and socially responsible

salon integrityThere is an unmistakable movement overtaking our culture that is so invigorating and innately humane that most respectable people cannot easily ignore the intuitive karma it beholds. Although the concept of being decent to one another is simplistic and straightforward, the movement has been labeled as many names which have often been misunderstood. You may have heard of veganism, organic living, ethical consumerism, fair-trade, or even cruelty-free.

Although they are all unique constructs in their own ways, these movements share some common principles like that of being good, fair, and thoughtful human beings and extending a sense of common respect to all living things on this planet. Continue reading…

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Top 6 Myths and Facts about Professional Salon Products and Cosmetics

salon hair color products myths and factsOrganic Color Systems offers a more natural, organic, safer alternative to fantastic permanent professional hair color.  Believing in the merits of providing information about the dangerous chemicals and toxins that poison salons throughout the world, we are committed to providing useful information and clearing up the myths that provide salon professionals and consumers with a false sense of safety.

Myth: If products are at a Salon by a professional and licensed cosmetologist, they must be safe. Continue reading…

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Hair color without tears or fears

organic hair colorEach day hair stylists throughout the world are applying dangerous and carcinogenic chemicals on the heads of their clients.  Additionally, the toxins that are released into the air damage the lungs of hair sylist and other salon clients.  The dangerous chemicals in hair colors are consistently tied to breast cancer and other diseases.  Organic COlor Systems is a solution that performs far better than any ammoniated hair color.  It removes the tears and fears from the hair color experience.   Continue reading…

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