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 »

Summer Must-Do Beauty Tips

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… Read more »

Spring Hair and Makeup Trends

Spring is the perfect time to purge your closet, get rid of things you’ve been staring at all winter…and freshen things up a bit. The same goes for your hair and makeup. Check out what’s on trend in all things beauty, in our recent Twin Cities Live feature. 1. The Trend: Platinum (icy, white blonde)… Read more »

Spring Into Your Best Skin

Spring is officially here and that means no more snow, no more ice and hopefully a big “see ya later” to dry winter skin. TCL reporter Kelli Hanson went in search of a facial that wouldn’t just hydrate, but would also repair. She discovered found our NEW Environ Vitamin Face Treatment! It’s important to stick… Read more »

Simonson’s Annual Award Ceremony

The Simonson’s team celebrated a successful year at our Annual Award Ceremony on Sunday February 19, 2017. This year’s Mardi-Gras inspired event entailed kibitz and nosh, cocktails- including our signature cocktail “Hurricane Kyle”- over 9,000 in prize giveaways and team member recognition. Each year team members are awarded for perfect attendance, top sales, and F.A.C.E.T.S.… Read more »

Combat Seasonal Hair Woes

We’re having an unusually warm February, but we all know it’s part of Winter’s trick. He blows of out of town for a few weeks, but in March it’s fame on. And that means our hair has to suffer a bit longer. It gets dry, frizzy and full of static. But Simonson’s Salon and Spa… Read more »