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Erase Winter Skin. Get Spring Vacation Ready!

March 5th, 2018

 This is the time of year where it’s so dry, your skin starts to get itchy. Thankfully Simonson’s Salon and Spa is now offering a service that will hydrate, polish and even out the tone of your skin. It’s called Luxe Body Revive and the treatment exfoliates and detoxifies every inch of skin. In […]

Holiday Hair & Makeup Looks

December 8th, 2017

 The unavoidable Instagram-ing of holiday festivities means you’ve got to look on top of your game. Watch our “Holiday Looks” segment featured on Twin Cities Live (video above) and read the tips below. CLASSIC COMFORT Change up your look from your typical go-to style with this effortless looking, boho-inspired half-up-twist. It’s a comfortable and […]

Gift Ideas for Any Occasion

August 17th, 2017

Target, a flower shop, a department store, maybe a local boutique — these are all places you’d expect to pick up a baby shower gift right? I bet you’d never head to the salon. Those salon products are for more than just the shower. From baby showers, bridal showers to birthdays and host gifts, you’ll […]

Summer Must-Do Beauty Tips

May 31st, 2017

Summer is just around the corner! Check out our beauty tips to ensure you look your best! From eyelash and brow tinting to a collagen pedicure to sun-care products that can take your skin to perfection, watch and learn how to look flawless all summer long! Did you Know?  1. UV rays are responsible for […]

Improve Your Overall Health and Appearance

February 1st, 2017

So you’ve cut out sugar, you’ve been hittin’ the gym, you’re staying on track with your resolutions, but maybe you need a little pick me up. Would you ever guess that pick me up could come in form of plastic wrap? Twin Cities Live Reporter, Kelli Hanson, discovers our Body Contour Purifying Wrap and how […]

Mineral Makeup on a Budget: Pro Tips on What to Pick

March 25th, 2016

For anyone trying to stick to a budget, makeup might seem like something you can skimp on, but when you apply products to your skin every day, you want to be sure you’re spending your pennies on quality ingredients such as those found in mineral makeup. Plus, the perfect lipstick truly can make you look […]

10 Beauty Resolutions to Make This Year

December 28th, 2015

Ring in the new year with a list of resolutions that will help improve your skin (and your makeup collection!). Set goals that are good for your health and will keep you looking your best. 1.I will clean my makeup brushes. Cleaning your brushes will help them last longer and will reduce your chances of […]

How to Find the Perfect Red Lip for Your Skin Tone

December 23rd, 2015

Red lipstick makes a statement. It can take time to find your perfect red lip, but it doesn’t have to. There are so many tips and guides to choosing the right shade and undertone, and today we’re going to break it down. Matching Undertones The easiest way to find the red that fits you best […]

The Toxic Trade in Fake Make-up

October 30th, 2015

By Charlotte Kemp for the Daily Mail How counterfeit cosmetics containing dangerous levels of arsenic are being sold online to unsuspecting bargain hunters When Mandy Lanham saw her favorite foundation for sale online at a greatly reduced price she snapped it up — after all, few of us can resist a beauty bargain. The product […]

How-To: Bright, Bold Lips

March 19th, 2015

This spring, the biggest beauty statement is a rich, bold lip. Because this bold shade makes a bright statement, it’s important to keep the rest of your look clean and soft. Follow the steps below for the complete look: EYES 1. Apply Lid Primer from lashline to brow bone. 2. Lightly sweep bamboo Eye Shadow […]