Friday, June 25, 2010

Von Anthony Salon Kerastase/Locks of Love Event

Thank you so much to all those who supported our Kerastase "Our Treat" event benefiting Locks of Love.

We had a great turn out and raised $676.00.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Meet Jerri Wimbish, Stylist at Von Anthony Salon

Jerri M. Wimbish

Responsibilities at Von Anthony Salon?
I am a cosmetologist and I perform color, hair cutting and styling, and special occasion hair dressing.


I am certified in Great Lengths and Aqua Beautyline Hair Extensions, and have worked with various wig companies. I am certified in Mizani Relaxer system, Chi Quick smooth, Bio-Ionic straighteners, and Simply Straight Keratin treatment by evolution. I also shape and wax eyebrows and am certified in Nova Lash eye lash extensions. I trained in True make-up applications. I have been an artistic director for
Matrix and have also styled hair and touched up make-up between sets
for HSN (Home Shopping Network).

Why did you get into the beauty industry?
My aunt owned a salon in Kansas City Missouri, I grew up in the business. I loved the salon atmosphere.

Favorite hair care tip?
My favoirite hair tip is always us a serum or a protective agent on hair when using hot tools.

Favorite celebrity hair?
Debra Messing.

Worst celeb hair?
Brittany Spears.

Favorite beauty Icon?
Marilyn Monroe.

What do you like to do in your free time?
Relax, shop, exercise, take a quick get-away trip.

Best advice ever received?
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Where did you grow up?
Kansas City Mo.

What book is currently on your nightstand?
King James Version of the Bible

Vegetable you won't touch.
I don't care for is Brussel Sprouts.

Favorite home cooked meal.
Thanksgiving Dinner.

What playing on your Ipod right now?
Black Eyed Peas.

What is your favorite vacation spot?
A beach with white sand and blue water, Cancun I guess.

What is your favorite item in your house?
The patio is my favorite spot in the house.

Favorite Starbucks drink?
I love Chai Tea.

What do you want to say to your future clients?
Come to Von Anthony Salon where you will find a unique, fun filled yet relaxing atmosphere where I can transform your old look into a visible change that will compliment your style.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Will There Ever Be Another Rachel?

Fifteen years ago, it was "The Rachel."

Twenty years before that, it was "The Farrah."

Those are only two examples of iconic hairstyles that have graced thousands of heads over the last hundred years.

But can there be another?

Today's trend is toward individualism.

What's your dream hair style?

Von Anthony Salon was created to provide a canvas to create your dream hairstyle.


We look forward to meeting you.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Von Anthony Salon, Frisco Named "Salon of Distinction" by Salon Today Magazine

Salon Today, the leading business magazine for finer salon and spa owners hosts an annual "Salon of the Year" decor competition. For 2010, Von Anthony Salon in Frisco was named a "Salon of Distinction."

Editors, designers and art directors at the magazine made the following comments about Von Anthony Salon:

“Mini chandeliers at stations are very fun.”—Nelson

“The metallic walls give a sharp and edge feel to this welldone modern salon.”—Faries

Each year, Salon Today Magazine hosts a Salon of the Year" decor competition to examine design facts and figures, great decor ideas and trend predictions. The company provides the recognition beautiful salons deserve.

Visit the Von Anthony Salon profile page on the Salon Today website here.

According to the judges, 2010 and the new decade signals a clear shift in salon design, as ultra-luxe interiors retreat, and the clean, the comfortable, and yes, even the conservative, take charge.

Von Anthony Salon, located at the NWC of the Dallas North Tollway and Lebanon Rd in Frisco, is the first upscale, luxury salon north of Dallas. The salon is designed to be a destination salon for both clients and stylists. Named after their son, Von Anthony, owners Kerry and Amy Hovland, have created a beautiful canvas to achieve your dream hairstyle.

Luxury and elegance are prominent the moment you walk into Von Anthony Salon. A stunning chandelier and custom designed, white leather furniture greets guests upon entry. Matching chandeliers adorn each style station and are wonderful accents to the soothing platinum and white color palette on the walls and subtle dark purple undertones within the flooring.

The shampoo room is a "zen sanctuary" with dimmed lighting and relaxing music plays. Guests sink into the plush, luxurious leather salon chairs and receive a heavenly scalp massage. Custom designed Belvedere Plush salon chairs are prominent throughout the salon and feature sleek European style along with ultra comfort and the smoothest leather.

Each style station features SpectraLights, which take the guesswork out of coloring, and the Freestylist® Free Floating Dryer Support System, the world's first and only weightless blow-drying system and was designed to reduce repetitive stress injuries.

Von Anthony Salon offers a wide variety of salon services for women, men and children including styling, color creations, permanent waves, extensions and scalp treatments. They also provide a variety of spa treatments including massages, facials and skin care, waxing services, and tinting. Guests are encouraged to bring their own IPod to listen to their favorite music while receiving a spa service.

NWC of the Dallas North Tollway and Lebanon Rd at 7004 Lebanon Road, Suite 102 in Frisco. Appointments can be made by calling 972-731-7600. Join our Facebook Fan page!

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Scarlett's Perfect Tony Twist

Scarlett Johansson looked amazing Sunday night at the Tony Awards where she won the award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play.

Get her sheek, elegant "Tony Twist" for your special occasion at Von Anthony Salon. 972-731-7600

Monday, June 14, 2010

Healthy and Gorgeous Hair All Summer

You work hard to take care of your skin in the summer.

Don't forget about your hair!

Fur Surf, Sun and Pool Devotees

After a day at the pool or seashore, be extra kind to your hair.

Shampoo with BAIN APRÈS-SOLEIL, next use MASQUE UV DÉFENSE ACTIVE and at bedtime, apply BRUME NUIT APRÈS SOLEIL to soothe and calm your sun exposed scalp.

You will wake up with very grateful hair that looks shiny and more radiant and feels incredibly soft.

Available at Von Anthony Salon, Frisco. 972-731-7600

For Color Protection and Ultimate Shine

Make the most of sunny days with hair that reflects the light with mirror-like radiance.

Shampoo with BAIN MIROIR. Then use CHROMA REFLECT MASQUE, and then before leaving for the day, apply CHROMA THERMIQUE. Head outside with confidence, your hair color is protected, it feels smooth and airy looks radiant. Don't forget your sunglasses.

Kerastase products are available at Von Anthony Salon 972-731-7600

Hair Needs Some TLC

If summer sun takes its toll on your gorgeous locks, treat yourself to a Kerastase in-salon hair ritual.

A Kerastase expert stylist will prescribe a treatment that will help you forget any damage done and will let you remember only the good times this summer! Learn more about the Kerastase treatments.

Call Von Anthony Salon for your appointment. 972-731-7600

Friday, June 11, 2010

Get a Complimentary Kerastase Treatment and Support Locks of Love

Pretty hair and generosity: that's a combo that looks good on everyone.

On Wednesday, June 23, Von Anthony Salon will participate in the Kerastase "Our Treat" program.

Receive a Kerastase hair treatment and blowout for a $10 donation to Locks of Love, a non-profit that collects hair donations to make wigs for underprivileged kids suffering from long-term medical hair loss.

Learn more about the wonderfully relaxing Kerastase hair treatments at Von Anthony Salon that will transform your hair.

Call to book an appointment.

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Divine Hair Transformation Thursday Kerastase Hair Ritual Treatments Continue

Save on Kérastase In-Salon Treatment Rituals every Thursday when booked with another hair service.

During your consultation, your stylist will conduct a Hair Strand test to determine if your hair needs moisture, strength or shine.

The rituals combine melting textures, rich fragrances and relaxing massage to reveal the true beauty of your hair.

A truly sensorial experience ensures you are left completely relaxed and your hair transformed, deep-down.

Click here to read about the three rituals to choose from.

Hurry, Thursday appointments will fill quickly. Call 972-731-7600

Monday, June 7, 2010

Kerastase Wins "In Style" Magazine Best Beauty Buy - Von Anthony Salon Your North Texas Location

The winners are in! InStyle's list of the very best hair, makeup, and skin products on the market. They asked the pros for their favorite mascaras, lotions, lipsticks and more to keep you in the know.

Best Shampoo/Conditioner for Normal Hair

Kérastase Bain Satin and Masquintense
Multi-Year Winner
Among the pros the vote is virtually unanimous: They adore this luxurious, shine-enhancing duo. "They make hair super-soft without weighing it down," says L.A. stylist George Papanikolas, who has used them on 90210's Jessica Stroup.

Best Shampoo/Conditioner for Curly/Coarse Hair
Kérastase Bain Oleo-Curl/ Intense
Multi-Year Winner
Frizz-reducing palm oil and silicone smooth the cuticle, leaving unruly hair polished. "The shampoo also detangles curls," says N.Y.C. colorist Marie Robinson, who works with Scarlett Johansson.

See all the winners in the hair category here.

Kerastase is available at Von Anthony Salon, Frisco. 972-731-7600

Contact us.

Friday, June 4, 2010

June Spa Specials

Half-price spa specials!

Two services for the price of one!

Either a 50-minute facial plus a 50-minute massage for $100.00


2 massages for $100.00.

(Not 2 facials and not one of anything for $50.00.)

Makes an excellent Father's Day gift for the hard-working man in your life!

Von Anthony Salon 972-731-7600.

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Hair Models Needed

Models are used for continuing training and for our apprentice program.

Models have to be open minded and pay 1/2 price.

Class is held from 11:00 to 2:00 on Tuesdays.

If you are interested, please call the salon and ask to be placed on our model list.


Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Get Mel B's Beachy Waves

Former Spice Girl Mel B rocks the quintessential summer look: beachy waves.

The style has remained popular over the last couple of years.

Get the look at Von Anthony Salon 972-731-7600.