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  • Be Sensitive to Skincare Sensitivity in Salons & Spas (7/26/2019) Blue summer skies are a welcome sight for salon and spa staff, and not just because they’re happy to see the sun. The return of warm weather often leads to increased customer volume, as more and more people decide they want a wax, facial or pedicure before hitting the beach or road for a vacation…. Read More »
  • Sunscreen bans: when common ingredients become questionable (6/12/2019) You may have seen the news recently that two of the most popular summer travel and tourist destinations in the U.S. are banning your favorite sunscreens. Though rumors and headlines sometimes suggest otherwise, only Hawaii and Key West, Florida have banned two sunscreen ingredients, and the bans will not go into effect for another year… Read More »
  • How the beauty industry is taking the lead on environmental stewardship (5/24/2019) More Americans are committing to an environmentally sustainable lifestyle, and beauty consumers want to look good while doing good for the planet. Consumers are educating themselves about the products they use and the environmental effects of certain ingredients, and beauty magazines are quick to highlight which products are best for anyone who wants to “go… Read More »
  • CBD Part 2: Infusing Cannabidiol Into Salon & Spa Services (5/2/2019) The surge of CBD-infused personal care products being sold across the country isn’t just happening in hipster hubs or mom-and-pop wellness stores. Consumers are demanding the product and large corporations are taking notice. As Men’s Health reports, the market is expected to grow to $22 billion by 2022. This should come as no surprise, as… Read More »
  • CBD: Personal Care Products Ride High on Growing Adoption of Cannabis Compound (4/9/2019) It is hard to turn your head without seeing the acronym CBD. It’s on Instagram, in magazines and in an increasing number of beauty and personal care products. How much do you know about CBD? If you are like me, you know it has some relation to marijuana. You might have some ideas about what… Read More »
  • Label literacy and beauty products (3/26/2019) Thanks to Teri Pereira for this guest post. She is account manager for Foundation®, a specialty insurance program for domestic cosmetics manufacturers, importers and distributors.  Cosmetics labels have again been making the news. Last week, Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) introduced a bill that would require cosmetics manufacturers to label any children’s products that may contain… Read More »

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SASSI Develops Exclusive Partnership with New York State Association of Salon & Spa Professionals Download
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Finally Lisa’s Hair & Nail Salon wins SASSI® Salon Secrets Contest Download
SASSI Salon Secrets Contest Gives Beauty Pros a Chance to Win Big Download
Salon & Spa Workers’ Comp Program Available in New York Download
SASSI Expands Workers’ Comp Program in More States Download
SASSI Introduces Online Insurance Option for Electrologists Download
SASSI Introduces Workers’ Comp Coverage Download
SASSI Offers New Competitive GL Rates for New York Spas & Salons Download
Brownyard Introduces SASSI Download

SASSI created our own infographic! Forever Young: The ‘Booming’ Anti-Aging Market

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SASSI Infographic – Forever Young: The ‘Booming’ Anti-Aging Market Download