Special thanks to Cathy Cox, Matura Field Manager & Matura Stylist Debbie Kemmerer, who painted temporary purple streaks for all participants in Saturday's Lehigh Valley Walk to End ALZ held at SteelStacks in Bethlehem, PA. Cathy commented, "It was so great to be a part of the Alzheimer's walk. Its an emotional journey, but so necessary." Thanks for sharing these beautiful photos!
On Monday October 17, eight Matura team stylists from the Philadelphia/New Jersey region attended an educational workshop for Multi-Texture Hair provided by Avlon/Affirm Educator Rochelle and held in the Rejuvenations Salon at PowerBack Rehabilitation, in Moorestown, New Jersey. Avlon Industries provides a variety of salon professional hair care products to Matura including the well-known Affirm and Fiber Guard Conditioning Relaxer Systems, Ferm Permanent Waves, KeraCare Conditioning Hair sy
On October 3, 2016, Matura Salon & Spa Management kicked off its' annual, month long "Think Pink" Campaign to raise awareness about the importance of early detection in helping to increase women's chances of survival from breast cancer. Residents, families and staff are showing their support with a temporary PINK streak painted in their hair by our stylists. Pink streaks are provided complimentary by Matura stylists to all particpants.
Thanks to Wella and Lynn Capcino, Professional Educator, 14 Matura stylists in the Lehigh Valley/North Central PA recently participated in a color education workshop and enjoyed a delicious lunch coordinated by Cathy Cox, Matura Field Manager.
Timothy Jerome Walker, Celebrity Stylist, flew straight in from the Golden Globe Awards Ceremony in Beverly Hills on Monday morning right to PowerBack Voorhees in New Jersey for a Color Education Workshop for Matura stylists. Mr. Walker, an accomplished hair color specialist and cutting designer for 25 years, is also an independent artist for P&G Salon Professionals but still finds time to service an exclusive clientele.
On Saturday, October 10, Matura Field Manager Cathy Cox and her team of stylists particpated in the Walk to END Alzheimers in Kutztown, PA. "Painting a purple streak in participants' hair was a fun way to show support in the fight against Alzheimers," commented Cathy, who is certified in the Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ, CARES Dementia Program. "We had a fabulous turnout and it was truly a moving and humbling experience for me."
On October 1, 2015, Matura Salon & Spa Management kicked off the new "Think Pink" Campaign to raise awareness about the importance of early detection in helping to increase women's chances of survival from breast cancer. Residents, families and staff are showing their support with a temporary PINK streak painted in their hair by our stylists.
The results of a recently completed three-year clinical trial funded by the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute on Aging demonstrate that an innovative new approach to dementia care has proven successful in significantly increasing levels of social engagement and quality of life for individuals living with Alzheimer's, while also reducing their apathy and symptoms of depression.