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products-men Tijeras Organic Alchemy is a comprehensive line of hair and skin care products made with certified organic desert botanicals, premium essential oils and aromatics.

Tijeras products protect hair and skin against harsh environmental conditions with unparalleled moisturizing and revitalizing properties. Tijeras products are backed with proven salon performance.

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New Mexico Business Weekly - by Stephanie Hainsfurther

Naturally Successful

Styling a becoming business plan helped this firm sell its products nationally.
New Mexico Business Weekly - by Stephanie Hainsfurther NMBW Contributor

Kip Malone | NMBW Organic idea: Looking to expand its product line, this salon came up with a savvy business plan to establish its presence in the retail sector.

High performance hair products and natural, organic ingredients are mutually exclusive in most cases.

That contradiction has been turned on its head by a dynamic product line from Tijeras Enterprises Inc., a hair salon on Indian School Rd. in Albuquerque. Don't let the glitz of this ritzy salon fool you. It has a down-and-dirty business plan that has swept its products into large natural health food retailers in nine states.

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Chemical Sensitivities Motivate Albuquerque Boutique to find Organic Solution

Salon Confidential

Albuquerque, NM  There has been a dramatic increase in environmental and chemical sensitivities over the past 15 years, which may be a result of the virtual chemical industry most of us have bottled up in our bathrooms.

Beauty has grown to a $41.5 billion industry, according to the Natural Marketing Institute. Between shampoo, toothpaste, soap, deodorant and lip balm, men and women alike use anywhere between 10 and 15 different personal care products everyday without hesitation.

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New Mexico Journey - November/December 2008 Issue

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Owned by mother-daughter duo Jacqueline and Elizabeth Asher, Tijeras Organic Alchemy began in 1975 as Tijeras Hair Company, a small salon that Jacqueline (left) opened in Albuquerque.

In those early days, Jacqueline says, she had a client whose hair was so severely damaged that he wouldn't wash it for fear that it would fall out. Helping him moved Jacqueline to develop her own hair-care line. In her salon, she saw the damage that the arid Southwest could wreak on hair, so she formulated her shampoos and conditioners to work in the dry, sun-drenched climate. (Think UV protection.)

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New Mexico WOMAN - June 2007

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for Your Hair
by Krystal A. Zaragoza

New Mexico WOMAN
June 2007

A recent slot on QVC, the famous home shopping network, was all part of the plan for Jacqueline and Elizabeth Asher. Their organic hair care and body care lines were featured in early March, and they certainly plan for more.

Currently, Tijeras Organic Alchemy products are sold around the country: in New York, Oklahoma, Colorado, Arizona, California, and of course, New Mexico. Profits on the company were up 19 percent in 2006 over 2005, and the two expect profits to be up 20 percent for 2007 over last year

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