May 8, 2013
By signing up at www.terracycle.com, salons can help keep disposable pedicure flip-flops out of local landfills and earn Old Navy coupons to share with customers.
Keywords: recycled materials recycling
November 30, 2012
Mark your calendars — 2013 is just around the corner. Kick off the New Year by offering clients a handy (and stylish) way to keep track of the time and stay organized. Maybe you’ll even avoid last-minute cancellations too!
Keywords: recycled materials retail boutique items retail merchandising retailing
June 19, 2012
One of the implements is an eco-friendly nail file made from recycled paper.
Keywords: eco-conscious products manicures pedicure products recycled materials
April 20, 2012
If you want the look of leather to make an interior design statement in your salon but would prefer a more eco-friendly option, then look into Recycled Leather by EcoDomo.
Keywords: eco-conscious products environmentally friendly salons recycled materials salon decor/design
April 17, 2012
The emery board scores low on the “green-o-meter.” “The number of trees used to make millions of files and the landfill space taken up by these little 5-in. sticks is more enormous than you can imagine,” says Barry LaVaque, president of LaVaque Tweezers.
Keywords: crystal files eco-conscious products environmental issues LaVaque recycled materials
March 30, 2012
Why not let your green salon serve as an inspiration to your clients? From recyclable beverage glasses to organic soaps in your bathroom, if your products are sustainable and cute, everyone will be wondering where you shop — and you can point them in the direction of your retail space.
Keywords: all-natural eco-conscious products recycled materials retail boutique items retail merchandising
March 12, 2012
Scandle has expanded its commitment to providing eco-friendly products through the introduction of sustainable and fair-trade beauty accessories and other spa treats.
Keywords: candles eco-conscious products environmental issues recycled materials retail boutique items
December 2, 2011
Sometimes generic grocery store greeting cards just don’t cut it. This holiday season, try wowing customers by offering a variety of original and affordable boutique cards your clients haven’t seen before, and you’ll save them one more stop in their busy holiday schedule.
Keywords: holiday retailing recycled materials retail boutique items
November 22, 2011
This ceiling fixture is made of over 70 SpaRitual lacquer bottles.
Keywords: eco-friendly green salons recycled materials recycling salon decor/design
March 29, 2011
Keywords: eco-friendly energy efficient products green business green products green salons
As we become more aware of our health and environment, many of us are making small changes to "go green." Those changes don’t need to end when we walk into the salon. By taking small steps, we can improve our work environment as we "grow" green.
November 1, 2010
Bright, bold wrapping paper and complementary gift tags can transform any holiday package into a work of art. These companies provide stylish seasonal products with an eco-friendly or design-savvy twist.
Keywords: eco-conscious products eco-friendly holiday retailing recycled materials seasonal products
June 29, 2010
SpaRitual’s new Cuti-Cocktail Pen and Pusher offers a soothing cuticle treatment while also having a hard pusher for cleaning the nail plate.
Keywords: cuticle treatments manicure accessories recycled materials SpaRitual
April 1, 2010
Bright designs, fun florals, and cute sayings make eye masks eye-catching. They are a cure for bright bedrooms, provide a respite for the overworked, and even relieve discomfort and headaches.
Keywords: aromatherapy recycled materials retail boutique items retail merchandising
October 1, 2009
The Brookhaven location of Atlanta’s Natural Body Spa & Shop chain has just been awarded Platinum certification under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program.
Keywords: energy efficient products LEED-certified recycled materials salon profiles spas
September 1, 2009
Making a conscious effort to be green is important not only from an environmental point of view but also from a marketing and public relations point of view.
Keywords: green business recycled materials recycling web marketing