7 Sun Protection Myths Exposed

Summer is just around the corner which means fun days outside and in the sun. Sunscreen use may seem like a no-brainer, but there are many misconceptions surrounding it that lead people away from the protective product. Below are seven myths, along with their truth. Myth 1: The higher the SPF, the longer the protection… Read more »

Mother’s Day Makeover

Mother’s Day is just over a week away and we know a lot of moms that just want a few hours to themselves. . We recently gave Maple Grove mom, Abby Davis, some me time at Simonson’s Salon & Spa. She’s a chaplain at a twin cities children’s hospital, has three children and is constantly… Read more »

Hair Loss & Growth Solutions

If you’re over the age of 40, your hair follicles can start to suffocate and die. Dramatic, we know. But there’s a hormone in our bodies that can cause this to happen. Luckily you could get that growth back. Marilyn Aase from Simonson’s Salon & Spa stopped by Twin Cities Live with products from Zenagan and Revitalash to help.

What is a Lash Lift?

Lipstick, blush, mascara — any makeup artist will tell you, those are the three essential items a woman should have in her makeup bag. But what if you could eliminate one of those things and wake up with lashes that look like you just had them done? It’s a service you can now find at… Read more »

Holiday Hair Tutorial

Holiday party season is the perfect time to play with your look and try something new. But with the hustle and bustle this time of year brings, you probably don’t have a whole lot of time to fuss with a new style. We’ve got you covered! Try this knotted side pony tail. It’s only a… Read more »

Holiday Hair & Makeup Looks

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 keeps… Read more »

Half Up Twist Hairstyle Tutorial

Change up your typical go-to style with this effortless, boho-inspired half-up-twist. It’s a comfortable and keeps your hair out of your face. The best part? It’s easy to pull off because the overall look appears “undone,” so you don’t have to spend time particularly placing each hair. All you need are a few bobby to… Read more »