Groupon Laser Specialist in Woodbridge: Eva Pritchard is FLAWLESS!

From Employee to Business Owner: How’d She Do It? “I knew it was going to be successful” Salon Plaza interviewed Eva Pritchard, owner of FLAWLESS Laser Clinic and Skin Care, to share her success story as a business owner and laser specialist. Click to see the first part of the interview where Eva describes how she became…

FLAWLESS Advanced Laser Clinic: Love the Skin You’re In!

Attention: For Women Who Want to Feel Confident in Their Flawless Skin Help us to congratulate Eva Pritchard, owner of FLAWLESS Advanced Laser & Skin Care Clinic. Salon Plaza recognizes Eva as the MEMBER OF THE MONTH for October! FLAWLESS Advanced Laser & Skin Care’s Mission: “Our goal is to help you achieve that healthy, beautiful,…

Salon Plaza Hairstylist Tonya Sparkle Dupree: Short Hair & Bold Color!

Introducing Hairstylist Tonya Sparkle Dupree: Specializing in Short Hairstyles and Bold Color! What happens when a Salon Plaza Member builds a thriving business, communicates well with others and is a supportive team player? Not only does she attract a lot of admirers, she gets recognized as our Member of the Month! Please help us to…

Salon Owner Prosperity: 7 Things You Never Learned in School

What You Never Learned in School About Salon Ownership Let’s face it – As a salon professional, you’re an artist. You’re all about making others look and feel great. But if you want salon owner prosperity to knock on your door, you’ll have a lot more to think about that isn’t taught in school. If you dream about opening a great…

Master Barber Alfie – Owner of Alfie’s Master Barber Spa Wins Award!

Top Award Goes to Master Barber Alfie Powell: Courageous, Resourceful, Determined Congratulations to Master Barber Alfie Powell, owner of ALFIE’S MASTER BARBER SPA at Salon Plaza Laurel. As you’ll see in this inspiring story, her life truly reflects courage, independence and determination: Meet Alfie, Salon Plaza’s Member of the Month When I was a self-employed hairstylist,…

Style Profiles Salon Owner Gets Chosen as Top Hairstylist

Please help us to congratulate…  Teresa Price, Owner of Style Profiles in Largo, MD Teresa’s Style Profiles Salon specializes in healthy hair – improving the health, look and length of her clients’ hair. And as you can see… her clients agree! “I guess you know what you are doing. My hair has never grown so long. People keep…

Hairstylists Sterling VA: Own A Studio Salon that’s EASY & FUN

Calling All Barbers, Nail Techs, Estheticians and Hairstylists Sterling VA… You Might Be Ready To Own Your Own Studio Salon if…  you are a salon owner and are overwhelmed by the daily stresses and strains of running a big salon you are a booth renter who is tired of having to check in, check out and work in total…

Secrets To Open A Salon: 33 Ways To Stop Clients From Leaving You

  Secrets To Open A Salon And Prosper: How will YOU pamper and care for your clients? How will you make them feel special and unique? Every beauty salon’s greatest asset is its clientele because, without clients, there is no salon. Each client is unique. Yet one thing they all have in common is they…

Open a Salon with Salon Plaza: 10 Hidden Rules for Success

  Who Else Wants Our Secrets of Salon Owner Success? Who Else Want To Open A Salon? With over 600 prospering salons in Virginia and Maryland, Salon Plaza Members know something about how to open a salon and create a successful business. Over the years I’ve been privileged to interview more than 55 of the…

10 Best Ways To Advertise & Hire Hairstylists | Salon Atmosphere Matters

Best Ways To Hire Hairstylists Hiring Hairstylists Isn’t Easy! If you own a traditional multi-chair salon, then you’ve struggled with finding and keeping the right stylists. Or if you’re someone who hopes to open a salon, then this challenge lies in the back of your mind like a big looming question mark in your dreams. What’s…

Natural Hair Care Expert In Baltimore – Salon Plaza’s Featured Member

  Keeping it Professional and Fabulous and Au Natural With Natural Hair Care Expert Ayana in Baltimore… Hi, I’m Ayana, owner of Kinkz Coilz and Curlz Natural Hair Care Salon. You can find me in the Liberty Court Shopping Center in Randallstown, MD. I am a natural hair care expert, which means I don’t use any…

The One Magic Power Of Successful Salon Owners

  If You Want to Become Successful Salon Owners – PAY ATTENTION! Did you see that article about successful women entrepreneurs in Oprah’s Magazine? I was perusing a past issue and an amazing lady jumped out at me. Madam CJ Walker—the first and only black millionaire of her day Oprah’s article mentioned that Madam Walker…

Fredericksburg Beauty Salon Gives Local Cosmetologist A New Lifestyle

  Best Fredericksburg Beauty Salon… Right here with Salon Plaza at Cosner Corner… “I sincerely wake up sometimes, and someone has to pinch me because I feel like this can’t be real.” Hi, I’m Tait Schneider, owner of Fredericksburg Beauty Salon – T8 Salon. I’m so enthusiastic about the beauty industry. Where else can you…

Is Salon Ownership In Your Future? Watch How Lisa P. Made It Happen!

  To All Hairstylists Who See Salon Ownership In Their Future… Hairstylists Who Want To Be Their Own Boss And Set Their Own Rules… Watch this new video and see how Salon Plaza gives me all the resources I need to run a thriving salon business. Hi – Lisa Pettway here, owner of Follicles Hair…

Hairstylist In Virginia Beach Creates Her Own Space For Prosperity

  I’m Galiana Lindsey,  Owner of Galiana’s Hair Studio. This is How I Created My, Space for Prosperity A hairstylist and licensed instructor, I am the Plaza Leader at Salon Plaza Hilltop in Virginia Beach. What inspires me about being a beauty professional and having my space for prosperity is that I really love making people look…

Hair Salon Laurel MD: 3 Key Building Blocks in EVERY Business Success

  If you want business success with your own salon, there’s no better way than to learn from the best. Meet Izola Green, owner of Izola Hair Care in Laurel MD. She has a heartfelt story to tell any aspiring stylist who wants to own a salon and keep it simple, easy and prosperous. “You can…

Hire Hair Stylists? How To Avoid That 92% Train Wreck

  Have you heard the news? Unless you’re “out of the ordinary” your chances for succeeding in the salon industry are limited. “Five years after students graduate beauty school, 79% have left the beauty industry entirely.” But it gets even tougher for cosmetologists who want to make it with their own salon. Would it shock…

Hairstylist in Hyattsville Enjoys PRIVACY In Her Space For Prosperity

  Introducing Salon Plaza’s Member of the Month for March – Hairstylist in Hyattsville and Salon Owner… Michelle Renee, Owner of Elegant Styles Salon in Hyattsville MD We chose Michelle, a salon owner, and hairstylist in Hyattsville, because of her irresistibly positive attitude, her professionalism, and her supportive spirit with other Salon Owner Members – A real…

Beauty Salon Biz: 4 Simple Shoestring-Budget Ways To Get Web Clients

  If You Want to Spend Your TIME, Not Your DIME – Make Your Beauty Salon Biz “Searchable on the Web” What are the 4 best ways to use the Internet to attract more clients, even if, like most pros in the beauty salon biz, you’re on a shoestring budget? Be Searchable on the Web…

Richmond Salon Booth Renter – You Don’t Need To Be A Celebrity To Own It

  Attention Richmond Salon Booth Renter: Are you Ready to Own It? Shadonna Jordan, the owner of Salon of Elegance in the Richmond White Oak Shopping Center, is Salon Plaza’s February Member of the Month. A celebrity stylist, Shadonna’s clients include Johnny Gill, Dave Hollister, Lil Wayne, Clifton Powell, and many more. She has been a…

Salon Owner Start-Up Step 3: Be Successful – Accept Credit Cards!

  As a salon owner, obviously, you’ll want to get paid for your services. Make it easy for your customers and be successful! Salon Owner Start-Up – Step #3: Accept Credit Cards!   Your next step is to choose a merchant account so you can accept credit cards at your salon. You could be on…

How To Open A Salon – 7 Steps To Freedom Start-Up Plan

  Are you ready to take the next Steps to Freedom? Fantastic! Once you’ve filled out your Salon Plaza leasing packet and secured your studio with a deposit, you must take these 7 easy steps to freedom to get your business up and running. 1. Get Your Business Licenses  Before you submit your license, you’ll…

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Hair Salon Success Secret: How to Profit from Inventory Product Sales

  When it comes to hair salon inventory… How will you be sure you’re getting the lowest, best price? Hair salon inventory purchasing and control is a key task of managing a successful salon. Shop around to find a reliable supplier of your preferred products at competitive prices. It’s worth the trouble to take the…

Open A Salon Secret #5: Your Plan For Client Reception

  How you handle your client reception area will be KEY to the success of your salon. Imagine this. Here you are, a brand new salon owner, dealing with inventory, repairs, billing, staff… either acting as the receptionist or managing one – you feel like superwoman or superman – or are simply just worn out.…

Open A Salon Secret #2: How To Keep Your Clients

  Before you decide to open your own salon… You’ll have a far greater chance of success if you already have a solid book of business. Then you can hopefully keep your clients when you move… Of course, you’ll want to keep your clients. That’s where your bread and butter come from. Before you make…

How To Open A Salon – 7 Secrets To Get Started Right

  As a skilled beauty salon professional… Are you tired of building someone else’s dream? Ready to Learn How to Open A Salon Of Your Own? There’s nothing like freedom and control that comes with salon ownership. And being able to protect your one-to-one relationships with your clients. And having the chance to make more…

Hairstylists in Richmond VA: Blast Past Any Obstacles In Your Way

  Attention Hairstylists in Richmond VA: “Expect challenges and plan in advance how you will overcome them.” With every goal, you will face obstacles. The key to overcoming any obstacle that stands in your way is to identify it in advance and decide how you will blast past it. As a talented salon professional… What…

Salon Plaza Member Of The Month! Shawn’s Hair Salon In Richmond VA

  Congratulations to Salon Plaza’s Member of the Month for October “The beauty of women inside and out inspires me. I have a passion for helping women find their passion. To discover yours, you must know who you are and be comfortable with yourself. I want to see more beauty professionals succeed as business owners. Socialize and…

New Hair Salons in Sterling VA – Salon Plaza Opens in October

  This is a story about passion… The passion to set your own schedule, leave when done, never have to ask permission… the PASSION to own your life and be your own boss. Is this you now? Or are you tired of having to check in, check out, and work in total chaos? New Hair Salons from…

Open A Salon Secret #1: Is Your Location Helping Or Hurting You?

  You may be wondering… How do I pick the best location for my beauty salon? It’s easier to start a business than make it profitable. These days, with hair salons and nail spas, that’s especially true. Everything costs more, and people are cutting back on how much they spend. Plus, there’s so much competition out there!…