Aveda, based in Blaine, Minn., was founded in 1978. The company manufactures plant-based hair, skin care, makeup and lifestyle products. Aveda operates salons, spas, retail stores and its Aveda Institute, which offers training to professionals in the beauty industry. Aveda merchandise is available in Aveda stores and in nearly 7,000 professional hair salons and spas in the United States and worldwide. The company has a global network of distributors and educators. A list of sellers is available on Aveda's website.
Log on to aveda.com.
Click "Find Location." This will take you to a new page where you can find a lifestyle or concept salon, spa or retail store within the vicinity of the postal code. Enter your zip code, and click "Go." To find an Aveda product or service outside the United States, highlight one of the country flags and click "Go." Both searches provide a listing of products and services by geographic location.
Click the back-button arrow on your computer to return to the location search page. Click on "Detailed Search," located below the spot where you entered a zip code. This will open a new page. Scroll to the bottom of the page until you find distributor and affiliate information. Click "Here." This will take you to a listing of distributors by geographic region in the United States and foreign countries. This is a different listing from the Aveda salons and retail stores.