The season of holiday parties is upon us, and the usual panic sets in. What’s fashionable this year for hair and makeup, and how do I achieve the look? For many people, that’s a smoky eye and nude lipstick. Others prefer a more subtle eye and dark red lips. No matter what, the array of options is endless.
And this is the best time to play around with your look, experiment with something you wouldn’t wear every day. If you’re undecided, your local Windsor salon can dream up your perfect look. Meanwhile, read more
Caring for your skin involves much more than simply cleansing it at night and applying the best foundation in the morning. Exfoliating and moisturizing are two key steps for keeping your skin healthy. Especially here in Colorado, moisturizing properly is necessary for healthy skin. But do you know the best methods and ways? Our local beauty salon looks at ways to care for your skin, whether you’re a novice or have been trying to perfect these techniques for years.
For starters, introduce exfoliation into your skin care regimen if you read more
Having meaningful relationships with other people is a primary human need, one that we all fulfill to varying degrees. Perhaps you like to spend almost every waking moment with children, spouse, coworkers, and friends. Maybe you’re a little quieter and prefer some alone time during the day. Either way, we all prioritize the relationships that matter most. How can we do this best and creatively? Don’t be afraid to think outside the box and customize an event, perhaps one at your Fort Collins spa, that fits your read more
Braids are making a big comeback this fall, and with good reason! They’re no longer stuffy or your last-resort on the mornings you’re running late. They can be sophisticated, playful, or bohemian, and all the looks are uniquely beautiful. Keep reading for ways to spice up your hairstyle with a few easy braids.CC Image courtesy of Jill Bearup on Flickr
Make sure to practice before sporting the new look. Though many of these look simple, they take a steady hand. Practicing will also give you read more
Nail care for adults is often easy, since we have years of caring for our nails and know what to expect. Or at least, we know when to schedule the next manicure and pedicure to take care of all the problems! But what about children? What’s the best way to take care of their nails, and how can you gradually lead them toward complete independence and competence in caring for their nails and hands? We look at the path from childhood to their first experience at our Windsor salon.
Caring for Infants’ Nails
A newborn’s nails are read more
Perhaps by this point in the year, you’re looking into the mirror and not sure you like the hairstyle you have anymore. Or maybe you’ve had this style for a couple years and it’s beginning to look dated. How do you choose a new hairstyle while maintaining your distinctive look? How do you keep the aspects you love, such as length or ease of care? These are tough questions, and they keep many people out of the stylist’s chair for a long time. Read on for ways to revamp your hair without losing any uniqueness or the aspects you read more
Skin care is an ongoing process, especially during the changing seasons as the environment around you fluctuates. But following a few essential steps will make all the difference. Here’s how can you care for your skin this fall.
Begin by sloughing off all the dead skin cells that have built up during the warm weather. This will drastically clear your pores of dirt and sweat, and prevent breakouts. You don’t want to dry the skin out with a harsh abrasive, just remove the old skin so the new skin can shine through. We like the Sweet… Continue reading
Caring for your hair while you’re on the road will take a little extra planning, since you probably won’t carry all your usual hair care products around. At the same time, you don’t want your hair to suffer while you’re gone. If that’s the case, read on for ways you can care for your hair – at home and away.
Make a list of everything you use at home. Then, consider how many of these products are necessary enough to fit into a suitcase. For example, two or three types of gel won’t be needed; just choose the most versatile one. read more
Is your schedule opening up this season? Now that the weather is cooler, you no longer need to pour hours into yard work, taking kids to the pool, and organizing camping trips to the mountains. In fact, after such a busy summer, you deserve a break! If you can’t schedule an appointment at your salon and spa this week, never fear. Keep reading to create a relaxing night in the comfort of your own home.
Set the scene with a Whoopie! Cream candle, which will provide 35 hours of delicious aroma. The scent is inspired by the famous… Continue reading
Every new season requires its own palette of makeup colors and favorite items to toss into your bag. Whether you carry a backpack or briefcase, you want it stocked with only the best to keep your look going all day. Autumn, of course, calls for warmer colors, lip moisturizer, and hat-friendly hair care. We look at some of the choices from the Jane Iredale makeup line that are our new favorites this season.
PurePressed Base in Warm Sienna. This amazing powder boasts four tasks all in one: concealer, foundation, sunscreen, and active skin care benefits. With read more