Recent News

Dr. Farouk Shami – On Immigrating From Palestine and Building A Billion Dollar Company

Dr. Farouk Shami – On Immigrating From Palestine – Today, my company Farouk Systems, Inc. is in over 144 countries with over a billion dollars in sales.

Watch Now: The Contestants of Miss Houston Latina 2019 Get Pro Hair Tips from Farouk Systems Educators & Artists

Watch Now: The Contestants of Miss Houston Latina 2019 Get Pro Hair Tips from Farouk Systems Educators & Artists

Farouk Systems’ International Distributors Converge in the Lone Star State

Farouk Systems’ spirit of innovation infused a presence when the company recently hosted a 3-day summit for their international distribution partners.

Dr. Farouk Shami Fights for Cosmetology Licensing Hours

Farouk Systems, Inc. one of the largest professional haircare companies in the world.

Feature Interview with Dr. Farouk Shami

Feature Interview with Dr. Farouk Shami

Dr. Farouk Shami, an immigrant and son of a Sheikh and Chief of the olive farmers in Palestine grew up exposed to the trials and tribulations of war, migrated to the US with only $71.00 in his pocket. His career path of hairdressing resulted in illness from the harmful effects of ammonia which led him to create the first ammonia-free hair color.
read more
OTC Beauty Magazine – OCT 2018 – FSI Global Expansion & Farouk R. Shami II

OTC Beauty Magazine – OCT 2018 – FSI Global Expansion & Farouk R. Shami II

During the recent Fantastic Sams’ Convention held on September 30 – October 2, 2018 in Las Vegas at the Red Rock Casino and Resort, Farouk Systems Inc. was on hand to launch its new partnership with the company as the new corporate salon exclusive tool partner. To celebrate, Farouk Systems raffled off a 2018 custom made, red CHI Ford Mustang valued at $29,000.
read more
Farouk Systems Hosts Latin American Distributor Meeting

Farouk Systems Hosts Latin American Distributor Meeting

Dr. Farouk Shami - “CHI, in fact, stands for Cationic Hydration Interlink. CHI’s namesake technology signified a fundamental change in the beauty industry; we delivered the first innovation in tools using ceramic, ionic and infrared technologies–both for health and safety reasons. More than just a name, CHI means energy, which is only fitting since the Cationic Hydration Interlink technology energized sales for the styling iron and blowdryer categories in general.
read more
Record Sales! Farouk Systems, Inc. Achieves Global Expansion

Record Sales! Farouk Systems, Inc. Achieves Global Expansion

Dr. Farouk Shami, an immigrant and son of a Sheikh and Chief of the olive farmers in Palestine grew up exposed to the trials and tribulations of war, migrated to the US with only $71.00 in his pocket. His career path of hairdressing resulted in illness from the harmful effects of ammonia which led him to create the first ammonia-free hair color.
read more
Farouk Shami visits Deborah Duncan to show Houston the power of CHI LAVA!

Farouk Shami visits Deborah Duncan to show Houston the power of CHI LAVA!

The Lightweight CHI Nano Hair Dryer: Styling & Power With Less than One Pound. The CHI Nano Hair Dryer is able to reduce some of the ailments that come with being a professional stylist with its amazing light weight (less than a pound!) yet still delivers gorgeous styling precision with its powerful 1875 W DC Motor and a dual vent air-intake system.
read more
Farouk Hosts Watch Party for New Beauty TV Show

Farouk Hosts Watch Party for New Beauty TV Show

The Lightweight CHI Nano Hair Dryer: Styling & Power With Less than One Pound. The CHI Nano Hair Dryer is able to reduce some of the ailments that come with being a professional stylist with its amazing light weight (less than a pound!) yet still delivers gorgeous styling precision with its powerful 1875 W DC Motor and a dual vent air-intake system.
read more
Farouk Systems Shines in the Sunshine State at Premiere Orlando 2018

Farouk Systems Shines in the Sunshine State at Premiere Orlando 2018

Farouk Systems announced its participation in “The Look: All Stars,” a new hour-long makeover beauty competition that aired on Sunday, June 24. Chairman and founder of Farouk Systems, Dr. Farouk Shami; CHI expert and celebrity hairdresser, Scotty Cunha; and Esquire Fashion Director, Nick Sullivan, are all featured on the show’s premiere episode.
read more
CURL AND UPSTYLE DEMO: Live from ABS – CHI Global Artist Rocky Vitelli

CURL AND UPSTYLE DEMO: Live from ABS – CHI Global Artist Rocky Vitelli

On April 12, 2018, Lisa Marie Garcia, President of Innovations, Dixie Sabedra, CHI Schools Director and Jill Lewis, Fields, Sales CHI Schools Manager joined the AACS (American Association of Cosmetology Schools) to meet with legislators from the House of Representatives and Senate to urge their support for the PROSPER Act.
read more
This Touchscreen Hair Dryer Gives Me Perfect Curls in 15 Minutes

This Touchscreen Hair Dryer Gives Me Perfect Curls in 15 Minutes

On April 12, 2018, Lisa Marie Garcia, President of Innovations, Dixie Sabedra, CHI Schools Director and Jill Lewis, Fields, Sales CHI Schools Manager joined the AACS (American Association of Cosmetology Schools) to meet with legislators from the House of Representatives and Senate to urge their support for the PROSPER Act.
read more
How-To: Tammy Mixon’s Holiday Styling Tips

How-To: Tammy Mixon’s Holiday Styling Tips

Farouk Systems announced its participation in “The Look: All Stars,” a new hour-long makeover beauty competition that aired on Sunday, June 24. Chairman and founder of Farouk Systems, Dr. Farouk Shami; CHI expert and celebrity hairdresser, Scotty Cunha; and Esquire Fashion Director, Nick Sullivan, are all featured on the show’s premiere episode.
read more
How-To: Tammy Mixon’s Holiday Styling Tips

HOLIDAY: 3 LOOKS FOR 3 LENGTHS

Here are three looks—a faux bob, a sleek-but-textured style and a pretty half-up braided ‘do—that CHI Artist Tammy Mixon created while at Miss Universe 2017, and now you can try them on any client with any length or texture.
read more
CASCADING FAUX BRAID

CASCADING FAUX BRAID

Farouk Systems recently announced their support of the Professional Beauty Association's (PBA) Beacon program by becoming a Beacon Program Top Sponsor.
read more
Launchpad’s Holiday Gift Guide for Everybody in Your Life

Launchpad’s Holiday Gift Guide for Everybody in Your Life

Maggie O'daniel - Farouk Systems -  Mane Mentors: "Rocky Vitelli is someone I consider to be not only an amazing hairdresser, but also a friends. I call him anytime for advice and he'll always give mean honest answer. Richards Jordan is always on the cutting edge of new trends. Danielle Regazzi is my stage partner, and one of my besties. She's always pushing me to better myself.
read more
9 Best-Selling Luxury Beauty Products You Didn’t Know Were on Amazon

9 Best-Selling Luxury Beauty Products You Didn’t Know Were on Amazon

The Lightweight CHI Nano Hair Dryer: Styling & Power With Less than One Pound. The CHI Nano Hair Dryer is able to reduce some of the ailments that come with being a professional stylist with its amazing light weight (less than a pound!) yet still delivers gorgeous styling precision with its powerful 1875 W DC Motor and a dual vent air-intake system.
read more
BuzzFeed features Biosilk – Amazing Products That’ll Protect Your Hair

BuzzFeed features Biosilk – Amazing Products That’ll Protect Your Hair

For 2017, launches include: BioSilk Silk Therapy with Organic Coconut Oil, product additions to the Royal Treatment Line, CHI Luxury Black Seed Oil, an improved Power Plus line, the CHI Lava Styling Iron and CHI Shine Shades Violet with Additives. For 2018, Farouk Systems will launch a new skin-care line created in conjunction with LG.
read more
Journey Into The World of Color!

Journey Into The World of Color!

Celebrity stylist, Tarryn Feldman, loves Danielle Bradbery’s new album cover that features a top knot braid. Tarryn recommends using pomade or a dry shampoo when doing braids: “I need the control of a paste and the texture of a dry shampoo.”
read more
A Week in the Life of… Rocky Vitelli, CHI Global Artist

A Week in the Life of… Rocky Vitelli, CHI Global Artist

Farouk Systems is committed to helping the people affected by these recent hurricanes and help our fellow hairdressers to reopen their salon doors," Dr. Shami says. "We would like want to thank our CHI Partner Schools and salons for participating in our Cut-a-Thons to help raise money for the PBA’s Disaster Relief Fund as well as our distributor Armstrong McCall for helping to deliver our product and tool donations to stylists and salons devastated by Hurricane Harvey.
read more
LSC-Kingwood Makes Adjustments After Flood Damage

LSC-Kingwood Makes Adjustments After Flood Damage

It has been a bittersweet summer to say the least! Farouk Systems hosted our largest and most successful conference to date from August 25th through the 28th. However, while our corporate team was in Cancun with our artists, educators and distributors from around the world, our home back in Houston, Texas and its surrounding communities faced devastation from Hurricane Harvey.
read more
CHI Founder Farouk Shami and Mattress Mack team up to help Houston | Rare.us

CHI Founder Farouk Shami and Mattress Mack team up to help Houston | Rare.us

LSC-Kingwood hosted a news conference on Friday, Sept. 8. Six of the campus' buildings received first-floor flooding, including Classroom Buildings A and B, the Library, Health Science Building, Fitness and Training Center and the Performing Arts Center. The campus' Administration Building, Student Conference Center and Music Instructional Building did not receive flood damage.
read more
Canadian Hairdresser – Features BioSilk Silk Therapy

Canadian Hairdresser – Features BioSilk Silk Therapy

Farouk Systems, Inc. hosted the Hurricane Relief Palooza held at the Colony Trade Center/Church of God New Bern. This 2-day relief program helped the victims of Hurricane Florence by distributing over $350,000 worth of CHI and BioSilk hair care plus styling tools.
read more
totalbeauty.com – Features CHI Rose Hip Oil

totalbeauty.com – Features CHI Rose Hip Oil

Biosilk Rediscover Silk Therapy Original for hair and skin. This Farouk Systems' iconic product conditions, hydrates, adds volume and body, control and defines curls, reconstruct, repairs dryness and damage, and strengthens hair.
read more
CVLUX Magazine SEP 2017 – Features BioSilk Blow Dryer

CVLUX Magazine SEP 2017 – Features BioSilk Blow Dryer

Farouk Systems, Inc. hosted the Hurricane Relief Palooza held at the Colony Trade Center/Church of God New Bern. This 2-day relief program helped the victims of Hurricane Florence by distributing over $350,000 worth of CHI and BioSilk hair care plus styling tools.
read more
Sophisticates Black Hairstyle – Features the CHI Deep Brilliance Blow Dryer

Sophisticates Black Hairstyle – Features the CHI Deep Brilliance Blow Dryer

A pair of businessmen are providing sleep-soft shelter and free haircare products to Houston’s Harvey survivors. Two great Texans are showing the city they love just how much Houston means to them. “Mattress Mack” Jim McIngvale and Farouk Shami, who founded the Chi hair products company, have teamed up to make Houston even stronger by providing more relief for Harvey survivors. Throughout the Harvey recovery efforts, Mattress Mack has provided relief to most of Houston. He opened his Gallery Furniture stores as a shelter and has donated money and supplies to help storm survivors recover from the damage brought by Harvey.
read more
The Colorist Magazine features CHI Blondest Blonde!

The Colorist Magazine features CHI Blondest Blonde!

Farouk Systems, Inc. hosted the Hurricane Relief Palooza held at the Colony Trade Center/Church of God New Bern. This 2-day relief program helped the victims of Hurricane Florence by distributing over $350,000 worth of CHI and BioSilk hair care plus styling tools.
read more
Raelyns Roulette – Beauty Review Sunday Featuring BIOSILK

Raelyns Roulette – Beauty Review Sunday Featuring BIOSILK

A pair of businessmen are providing sleep-soft shelter and free haircare products to Houston’s Harvey survivors. Two great Texans are showing the city they love just how much Houston means to them. “Mattress Mack” Jim McIngvale and Farouk Shami, who founded the Chi hair products company, have teamed up to make Houston even stronger by providing more relief for Harvey survivors. Throughout the Harvey recovery efforts, Mattress Mack has provided relief to most of Houston. He opened his Gallery Furniture stores as a shelter and has donated money and supplies to help storm survivors recover from the damage brought by Harvey.
read more
totalbeauty.com – Features CHI Rose Hip Oil

Press – New Beauty Magazine

It brings me great joy to introduce to anyone whom has yet to hear of BioSilk! I have been using this brand for over a decade now. Each product plays a special role in my solid consistent hair routine. This is the one and only brand that has never let me down weightlessly, yet heavily effective in humid weather. See below to read my review regarding the six products I have been gifted
read more
Styling Miss USA 2017 and Albert Luiz

Styling Miss USA 2017 and Albert Luiz

It brings me great joy to introduce to anyone whom has yet to hear of BioSilk! I have been using this brand for over a decade now. Each product plays a special role in my solid consistent hair routine. This is the one and only brand that has never let me down weightlessly, yet heavily effective in humid weather. See below to read my review regarding the six products I have been gifted
read more
Upgraded Formulation! CHI Blondest Blonde Ionic Powder and Cream Lightener

Upgraded Formulation! CHI Blondest Blonde Ionic Powder and Cream Lightener

A pair of businessmen are providing sleep-soft shelter and free haircare products to Houston’s Harvey survivors. Two great Texans are showing the city they love just how much Houston means to them. “Mattress Mack” Jim McIngvale and Farouk Shami, who founded the Chi hair products company, have teamed up to make Houston even stronger by providing more relief for Harvey survivors. Throughout the Harvey recovery efforts, Mattress Mack has provided relief to most of Houston. He opened his Gallery Furniture stores as a shelter and has donated money and supplies to help storm survivors recover from the damage brought by Harvey.
read more