Our Story

Timeline:
The Jane Carter Solution is a leading manufacturer of hair care products, created for ALL hair types and textures.
A respected and trusted name in the industry today.

  • 1982

    Breezin, Jane's first salon, opened in Cranford, NJ. Breezin was best known for its diverse staff and diverse client base. Test salon for Avalon's Affirm launch of their relaxer line.

  • 1985

    Jane was a part of Clairol's National Style Team, worked national trade shows as a hair color educator. Additionally, Jane also worked as a platform artist and educator for Avalon's Affirm product line.

  • 1986

    Diversity training for a Clairol event in Las Vegas.

  • 1992

    Jane creates Hair Nourishing Serum, the first product created, as a result of a respiratory allergic reaction from ingredients used in traditional beauty products. Hair Nourishing Serum, made of essential oils and vitamins, and was designed for all hair types and textures. This year marks the official beginning of the Jane Carter Solution product line.

  • 1992

    Jane develops more products and starts to expand the Jane Carter Solution.

  • 1995

    Jane open's her second salon, Ethnicare in Plainfield, New Jersey.

  • 1996

    Nourish & Shine is born and is still our best selling product.

  • 1998

    Book signing for Jane's client Andrea Hall for This Far By Faith, and Essence Magazine, held at Ethnicare.

  • 1999

    Jane develops a Relaxer for Ethnicare.

  • 2000

    Second generation brochure.

  • 2005

    Jane sells her salon to focus on the product line and starts to do private hair color clients.

  • 2005

    Jane Carter Solution products start in one Whole Foods Market, since then we have grown to 10 regions and over 200 stores!

  • 2007

    Jane is awarded a judges recognition award from Empire Beauty Schools for training their students.

  • 2008

    Jane stops taking private hair clients and becomes acting CEO of the Jane Carter Solution.

  • 2009

    Jane Carter Solution featured in Black Enterprise Magazine.

  • 2010

    Jane Carter Solution is introduced to the 'New Naturals' end cap at Target.

  • 2011

    Curl Defining Cream wins Essence Beauty Award for Best Curly Cream and Best Hair Styling Product for Natural Health Magazine!

  • 2012

    Beyonce is named the most beautiful woman in the world by People Magazine and mentions Jane Carter Solution as one of her go to product lines!

  • 2013

    Naturally Curly.Com awards Wrap & Roll and Nourish & Shine as Best of the Best products for curly girls!

  • 2013

    Hydrate and Restore product line extension developed. Jane Carter Solution now makes 23 products!

  • 2013

    Jane was honored by Women in Media Newark, NJ at their annual Women's History Month Film Festival. They paid tribute to her indomitable spirit to overcoming gender based biases in building her brand.