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News Archive for September, 2015

Cannell: If I Take Vitamin D Will I Live Longer?

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Another recent review of studies found the association of vitamin D levels to decreased mortality rates to be consistent regardless of countries, sexes, age groups, and seasons of blood draw. In his analysis of the research, Dr. John Cannell of …

Get More info about the Anti-Tanning Lawsuit — only in Nashville

Monday, September 28th, 2015

By now, you’re probably aware of the lawsuit filed against a prominent anti-tanning organization based in Nebraska. Backed by the ASA and its members, this lawsuit represents a “line drawn in the sand” as we seek to hold groups and …

Become a Marketing Scientist

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Salon owners consistently point to marketing as one of the greatest points of difficulty for their business. When something works, it feels like magic; when it doesn’t, it feels like a mystery. But what if all the time and work …

Designer Skin Sponsors Queens Court 1st Anniversary Celebration

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Designer Skin celebrates originality and empowerment of women, so when approached by Queen’s Court Charlotte to sponsor their first Anniversary party, the brand was thrilled to be involved with such an inspiring organization. On July 17th, The Queens Court Social …

Insights from the Road

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

As the owner of MR International, Max Recone is determined to get into the heads and stores of as many salon businesses as possible. The brand sells to 800 salons internationally, and Max makes it his mission to personally visit …

Salons Help Prevent Sunburns: Poll

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

More than 9 out of 10 tanning facilities say they have clients who — prior to coming to their salons — could not get a suntan outdoors without sunburning, according to a poll.

According to the poll, 92 percent …

New ‘Power Hour’ Giveaways at Smart Tan Nashville

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

The famous Wheel of Smart Tan is back once again at Smart Tan Nashville 2015, but with an added bonus: Power Hours. For the first time, we’ll feature hourly giveaways on the show floor Sunday leading up to the big …

Vitamin D and Gut Health: New study examines the connection

Monday, September 21st, 2015

New research has found that vitamin D supplementation modulates the gut microbiome of the upper gastrointestinal tract, offering a possible explanation for the benefits of vitamin D supplementation on gastrointestinal disease.

The gut microbiome refers to the 100 trillion microorganisms …