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Behind the Scenes: Andis American Legacy Collection

Behind the Scenes: And is American Legacy Collection

Get a sneak peak at Andis' new American Legacy Collection, and the before and after employee transformations that brought it all together.

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[Image courtesy of Andis Co.]

Wahl 5-Star Legend Clipper

Wahl 5-Star Legend Clipper

This wide-range fade clipper features “crunch” blade technology for a smoother cut: The bottom blade has longer teeth, with the top blade at a unique cutting angle. When using the taper lever on the side of the clipper, the user can increase the cutting length by creating a longer throw. Also featured are a V-9000 motor, and within the kit: eight cutting guides, from 1/16 inch to 1 inch, a styling comb, oil and a cleaning brush. It is packaged with the red blade guard to guarantee the brand’s professional quality. Visit www.wahlpro.com.

Andis Debuts American Legacy Collection With Video Tutorials

Andis Debuts American Legacy Collection With Video Tutorials

Andis has released its first styling series—the American Legacy Collection—featuring looks that can be achieved with the company’s clippers and trimmers while highlighting six hair makeovers of people who actually work at the company.

Andis educators Kenny Duncan and Jason Potchen created the Classic Taper on Anel from machine shop; a Crop and Pixie on Shirley (pictured) and Jenny, both from assembly, a Classic Side Part on John from shipping; the Fauxhawk on social-media expert Travis; and the South of France on Riko from machine shop.

Salon & Pro Beauty Industry Appliances & Shears Category Grows 7.1%

Cyrus Bulsara, president of Professional Consultants & Resources

Salon and professional beauty appliances and shears grew 7.1% as a category in 2012, according to the new 2012 Professional Salon & Pro Beauty Industry Appliances & Shears Study from Professional Consultants & Resources, which provides market intelligence and data research for the U.S. salon and professional-beauty industry. Note that the 7.1% growth is 18% greater than the overall salon industry’s growth rate of 6% for the same time frame.

Oh, Baby!

Oster Professional Vibe/O’Baby Combo Kit

Oster Professional’s Vibe/O’Baby Combo Kit combines its lightweight Vibe clipper with its petite O’Baby Trimmer. The Vibe features an adjustable Diamox blade (000-1) and has six guide comb attachments and an ergonomic, textured grip and a dual-magnetic field motor. The O’Baby is less than 4 inches long, weighs less than 4 ounces and has a snap-on titanium cutting T-blade and five guide combs. Both come with a cleaning brush, blade oil and guards.

Get High Performance

Oster Professional The Juice clippers

Oster Professional presents The Juice, its latest corded/cordless lithium battery-powered clippers. It has an adjustable, detachable titanium blade with five length settings and six comb guide attachments. Its ergonomic rubberized body houses a quiet, powerful motor that cuts through wet or dry hair. A battery indicator details when it’s time to charge the clipper.