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Long Hair Goals? Ask for a Dusting…

When you tell your hairdresser you want your hair dusted or just a dusting, it means you want less than 1/4 inch off of your hair. The term I use with my clients is "You just want an new end. Right?! Hair grows approximately 1/4 inch a month. That means if [...]

By | 2018-03-27T00:25:12+00:00 February 5th, 2017|beautiful, Beauty Salons, beauty tips, behind the chair, Extensions, Long Hair, No-heat curls|Comments Off on Long Hair Goals? Ask for a Dusting…

Happy Hands & Cuticles (winter edition)

Hands in particular are exposed and at risk for dry, chaffing, irritation and sometimes cracking skin during this cold season. We are washing them more than usual to ward off cold and flu germs. We are drinking less water, which is what our skin, hair and nails need the most. And [...]

By | 2017-02-06T16:01:49+00:00 November 28th, 2016|beauty, Beauty Salons, beauty tips, Hands, Healthy, Nails, Reno, Skin, skincare, So Reno, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Happy Hands & Cuticles (winter edition)

Aunt Denny’s Peanut Brittle

If you like peanut brittle you should give this recipe a try. I have been told by Peanut Brittle connoisseurs it is their favorite. Aunt Denny says it is all about the cast iron pan. Honestly it is the only time I break that darn heavy thing out of the cupboard. [...]

By | 2018-03-27T00:51:58+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Farmer’s Market, Food, Goofing off, Holidays, Recipes, Reno, Reviews, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Aunt Denny’s Peanut Brittle

Being Aware Is A Beautiful Thing

Now that school is back in full swing here in Washoe County and we are all getting ready for back to school conferences with our children's teachers this is a great time to be made aware of the food allergies that may be affecting your children or others in her classroom. [...]

By | 2017-02-06T16:02:50+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|allergies, Food, Reno, Trends|Comments Off on Being Aware Is A Beautiful Thing

Burner Hair

As the epic event begins to transform our biggest little city into something that resembles a scene from Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome some of our locals love to participate as well. This is a great time of year to try something completely unexpected and daring. After all everyone will just think you [...]

By | 2017-02-06T16:03:24+00:00 August 20th, 2014|Burning Man, Color Correction, Fun Color, Hair tips, Reno|Comments Off on Burner Hair

What do you Believe in?

For anyone that has sat in my chair while I have done their hair in the last two years or so I am sure it will come as no surprise to you that I believe in the power of positive thinking. I love to think Big and I love to help [...]

By | 2017-02-06T16:03:53+00:00 July 24th, 2014|Activities, Art, artistic, Charity, Donations, Downtown, Reno|Comments Off on What do you Believe in?

How to have a stress free wedding day.

The last thing you want be doing on your wedding day is worrying. The way you look in front of all those people and on those irreplaceable photos is important to every bride. So plan ahead and get the consultations out of the way. Here are some quick tips for the [...]

By | 2017-02-06T16:04:30+00:00 July 15th, 2014|Eyelashes, lip color, wedding hair, wedding makeup|Comments Off on How to have a stress free wedding day.

Save Your Hair this Summer!

My middle daughter is a brunette. She loves being a brunette. She wants nothing to do with highlighting her hair. Her biggest concern this summer is how to keep her curly locks protected and especially how to keep them from lightening up. So this post is for you cutie! :) Soak [...]

By | 2017-02-06T16:05:07+00:00 July 8th, 2014|Beautiful living news, beauty, beauty tips, Hair tips, Hair-protection, Heathy hair, summer hair, Sun damaged hair, UV protecting|Comments Off on Save Your Hair this Summer!

Hold the Sunscreen Please!

Hello Sunshine, Yes!  The season of abundant sun is here!   Your skin, hair and nails need the byproducts found in healthy doses of sunshine. Those byproducts would be Vitamin D and Vitamin K.  And with the epidemic at hand across America with 90% of the population being Vitamin D deficient I [...]

By | 2017-02-07T04:34:48+00:00 June 17th, 2014|Summer 2014, Sunscreen, Vitamin D|Comments Off on Hold the Sunscreen Please!