Salon Equipment

Starting a Salon or Barbershop Business Today

Posted on Oct 29, 2013

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Even in a recession, hair styling has been a luxury that many people can still afford. The Beauty industry, as a whole, grew 3.2 percent during the 52-week period ending June 29, 2013 according to the Wall-street Journal, which is pretty good considering so many industries are flat or declining. Historically, experts say, the salon/barber business is one of the most recession-resistant industries since the darkest days of the Great Depression, between 1930 and 1932.