salon, Humble Hairdressers Provide Salon Services to the Homeless

Professional hair tools company has partnered with Humble Hairdressers in North Carolina to offer volunteer hairstyling services for those in need in the Asheville community.

Humble Hairdressers was founded in the Spring of 2016 by Jordan Carlson and two other stylists from Wink Salon in Asheville, and offers no-charge haircuts to the less fortunate in the surrounding area.

Scruples Appoints New VP of Product Development, Education

Scruples Professional Salon Products has announced the promotion of Amie Goltz to vice president of product development and education.

Goltz Amie joins Scruples with more than 30 years of experience in the professional beauty industry She will work to develop products that hairdressers want and need to improve their craft.

Goltz will also continue her work developing and advancing Scruples’ extensive education team and Scruples Academy.

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Largest Retailer of Professional Haircare Products in Canada Joins Forces with ONCAP to Help Accelerate Growth

Intrepid Investment Bankers, a leading middle-market investment bank, announced July 17 the acquisition of its client, Chatters Canada—the largest retailer of professional haircare products in Canada and one of the largest hair-salon operators in that country—by ONCAP, the middle-market private-equity platform of Onex Corp., in partnership with the existing management team. The investment is being made by ONCAP III.

Tommie Towel

Made of both waterproof and water-absorbent materials, this towel swaddles a client's back and shoulders. It is worn as a backward bib. Furthermore, its waterproof side is kept against the client's back, while the center curvature is tucked down the client's collar and continues around toward the front to fasten or be lightly tugged by the client for a more comfortable, secure fit. It keeps a client's back dry during rinse and shampoo, and is made of durable materials that can withstand repeated wash and dry cycles. It's available in black and white.