Sign in

PBA Releases National Profile of the Salon Industry

The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) has released the 2008 National Profile of the Salon Industry, which takes a look at the size and scope of the U.S. beauty industry, and includes spas, salons, nail salons and barber shops. Highlights from the study include:

  • There are more than 825,600 salon industry establishments in the United States, and spas and beauty salons make up the larges portions of the industry, representing 69% of all establishments.
  • Thirty-two percent of all individuals in personal-appearance occupations are self-employed.
  • Fifty-four percent of spa and salon establishments with payroll employees have fewer than five employees, while 80% have fewer than 10 employees.

The report is free for PBA members and $149 for nonmembers. To access the report, log on to www.probeauty.org/businesstools/resources.

 

Skip

Welcome to the new SkinInc.com!

Delivering the best information on the spa, skin care and wellness industry is our passion, and we’ve worked hard to design a powerful new website that incorporates cutting-edge technology to bring you:

  • Mobile-friendly Design
  • Integrated Sample Request
  • Refreshed Look and Feel
  • Dynamic Content
  • Free Registration

Mobile-friendly Design

Providing a unified experience from mobile to desktop, responsive design allows you to access Skin Inc. content from any device, whether you’re in the treatment room, at home or on the go!

Integrated Sample Request

Visit Featured Product pages to quickly and easily identify new suppliers and request product samples and information.

Dynamic Content

Articles are now linked with relevant products so you can find the products and treatments you need to provide the best results for your clients.

Free Registration

Create your user account to gain unlimited access to Skin Inc.’s unparalleled content.

Enjoy the New SkinInc.com!

Thank you for joining the Skin Inc. community of passionate skin care professionals. We look forward to providing you the best information to enhance your career!