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 »

What is Dermaplaning?

Women buy razors for their legs, not their faces, right? But beauty experts say getting rid of that peach fuzz can help your product sink in deeper and your makeup go on smoother. But ladies, before you whip out the straight edge, it’s time to head to the spa. As Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli… Read more »

Fall Hair and Makeup Trends

A new season calls for freshening up your look! This fall, it’s all about making your hair richer and warmer as well as getting rid of unwanted tones from the sun and elements. Check out our latest feature on Twin Cities Live and be inspired by hair/makeup tips and tricks that will modernize your look this season.… Read more »

5 Reasons Why You Should Exfoliate

Exfoliation is often considered an “added” step when it comes to homecare, beyond the basics like cleansing, toning, moisturizing and SPF. It can often be overlooked or forgotten, since it does require (at least a minimal) time commitment and especially if you do not understand its importance. Ask any skincare professional and more than likely… Read more »

“Fall Refresh” Makeover

A lucky MN State Fair fairgoer was picked out of the TCL bleachers to get a “fall refresher” that will have her ready to head back to school! Check it out to discover fall hair, makeup and style tips! 3S Experts Featured: Hair by: Melisa | Stylist at Simonson’s Salon and Spa Makeup by: Sadie | Aesthetician… Read more »

Bronze Glow Makeup Tutorial

BRONZE FACE MAKEUP The most noticeable way to add warmth to your look is to get that bronzed complexion. Warm up the cheeks with a bronzer. Your bronzer should be a couple shades deeper than your natural complexion. Apply the color just below where you would normally apply blush, but just above where you would… Read more »

Gift Ideas for Any Occasion

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… Read more »

How Stress Affects Your Skin

We all know stress is bad. It can lead to troubles sleeping, depression, digestive problems and more. One thing you may not know is that it can also affect your skin. Skin health can be determined by external factors like sun exposure and pollutants and internal factors like food, genetics and stress.  ACNE Acne may… Read more »