Douglas Carroll Salon to Host Cut-a-Thon Benefiting Stylist Eileen Coyne-Homsher

Local Beauty Salon to Raise Money in Support of the Health of Longtime Stylist June 24

Raleigh, NC, June 07, 2012 --( Douglas David, managing partner of Douglas Carroll Salon (, a nationally and internationally recognized salon in the beauty industry, has announced that it will host and sponsor a cut-a-thon to raise money for stylist Eileen Coyne-Homsher, who fell ill with vasculitis and a bacterial lung infection. The event will take place on Sunday, June 24 at the Douglas Carroll Salon, located at 6325 Falls of Neuse Road, with 30 minute appointments beginning at noon. Coyne-Homsher, a dedicated stylist who has been with Douglas Carroll for more than 10 years, fell ill in early February. With a continued commitment to both the salon and her clients, Douglas Carroll Salon will donate its time and proceeds from services purchased and the sale of products and food to assist in the medical expenses for Coyne-Homsher and her family. Services will include haircuts for $30, buff and polish for both hands and feet for $20, waxing for $20 and chair massages for $20.

“Eileen has been a stylist with Douglas Carroll Salon for more than a decade,” said David. “Her talent, commitment and genuine appreciation for both the industry and her clients make Eileen an integral part of the Douglas Carroll Salon brand and family. We understand the impact such an illness has professionally and personally, which is why we have chosen to take time to use our talents to give back to Eileen. Our cut-a-thon is a way to celebrate Eileen while lending a hand to her family in one of the most challenging times they will experience.”

About Douglas Carroll Salo:
Recognized nationally and internationally, Douglas Carroll Salon was founded in 1986 by Douglas Carroll David, Jr., a star stylist and leader in the beauty industry who is a member of Intercoiffure, the most powerful and influential organization in the hair dressing industry. Only the highest prized leading hair salons hold membership in the Intercoiffure organization, which determines the standards the rest of the industry follows. Located at 6325-27 Falls of Neuse Road in Raleigh, N.C., Douglas Carroll Salon stays in tune with the latest fashion and beauty trends from all over the world, offering a combination of talent, creativity, good sense, and continuous education in product and technical knowledge. The salon has been awarded “One of America’s Most Published Salons” by J.L. Global Media Group and named one of the top 200 salons in North America by Salon Today for 2011 and 2012. David himself has won the coveted TIGI Hairdresser of the Year Award, as well as more than 15 prestigious international awards and competitions. With a team of internationally-trained stylists, makeup artists, med spa professionals and personal trainers whose work can be seen on the pages of major trade and consumer magazines, Douglas Carroll’s objective is to exceed expectations. For more information, visit

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