In 1984, Avlon Industries, Inc. had only one employee — today, the company personnel has grown to over 75 employees in addition to 140 contract technical consultants. Avlon Industries, Inc. is currently responsible for many of the most widely-used and efficacious hair care products on the market, including the well-known Affirm professional relaxer system, FiberGuard Conditioning Relaxer System, Ferm permanent wave products, MoisturColor professional hair color products and KeraCare Conditioning Hair Care System, a range of maintenance & styling products that professional stylists and consumers love.
Avlon seeks to maintain its image of professionalism and innovation, to expand its product lines, and to be recognized as a leader in the markets it serves. It regards hairstylists with the highest respect and constantly seeks successful solutions to their calls for help with assistance from its technologically advanced research center. The company's goal is to provide the very best products that advanced research and innovative thinking can offer, and always with an eye toward advancing hair technology.
Avlon has sponsored many scholarships for minority students with organizations such as the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChe), The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (USA), and the National Association for Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), United Negro Foundation, Operation Push, Community Breast Cancer Education Project (Looking Good Inside and Out), Boys and Girls Club of America, Pakistan Institute of Chemists (PIC), Busta Program for people with Special Needs, Department of Children & Family Services in Chicago, American Red Cross, and many more.