the latest

hair
The past heavily influences fall and winter styles. Catwalks showcased a wide range of looks, from elaborate updo’s featuring intricate braids to deconstructed waves. Wavy tresses are a timeless style that never goes out of fashion! Classic victory roll pin-up styles are making a comeback. Modern career women are wearing fuller, bouffant styles... everything a good bouncy blow out is made of! Younger generations are wearing middle-parted, slicked or braided back tightly, and the trendiest are loving finger waved fronts giving a modern edge to vintage vixen look. Blast from the past accessories like accordion headbands, scrunchies, claw clips, and stretch headbands infiltrate this season!

hair color
Today’s popular hues go far beyond blonde, brunette and redheads. Pigments live where fantasy becomes reality. 80’s inspired techno hues rule the runways! We are seeing bold cosmic hues bursting from darker roots, color melts featuring emeralds, teal, purples, and pinks, and even neon yellows standing out in the crowd. Most popular... ultraviolet blue and opal unicorn strands.

Brunettes: Iced caramel latte provides the perfect balance between warm and cool and light and dark. Rich and reflective chocolate and shiny clove brunettes—not matte or flat—look so pretty!

Blondes: “Honey Rose” rules—she is the little sister of rose gold! This copper blend boasts more gold and less pink. Great for any blonde searching for depth and for any redhead looking to go lighter.

nails
Most wanted nail color: Black burgundy, muted leathery brown, ashy green, daffodil yellow, beige spiked gray, muted lavender, and gold or silver are |the new modern “nude.” Nail patterns: Mismatched colors, half dipped patterns, two colored french manicures, studded embellishments, floral nail art.

makeup
Pink or bold red pouts, gold shimmer, brightly colored or metallic eye shadows, dark rimmed eyes, lengthy colorful lashes, groomed brows.

fashion
Modern cowboy-inspired western boots, plaid, check, houndstooth patterns, gray denim, wild animal prints, plush coats and sweaters, belted bags, oversized sparkly jewelry, from mini’s to maxi’s—skirts are having a moment, precious gemstone palette—luxe sapphire, rich emerald, and ruby red.

men
Embrace your natural texture for a carefree feel. Straight, curly,or wavy, the most popular look for Men is tapered sides, faded necklines, and a longer top swept back. Product choice can change this look from fuller and matte to slicked and shiny. Look sharp in quilted jackets, thicker ties, and knit sweaters. 

aveda!

speed of light blow dry accelerator spray

This new formula with 90% naturally derived ingredients from sugar beets, corn, and coconuts detangles the hair and helps seals the cuticle to hasten drying. It also nourishes, reduces breakage by 93%, and protects against blow-dryer heat—silicone-free. Shake well, apply before other products, saturate the hair, and comb through. $32

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new nail technique

dip powder nail service

This new, innovative technique is a cross between traditional acrylic nails and gel manicures. Dip powder nail services start with a basic manicure, then painting the nails with a special primer and base coat, and then your finger is dipped in a jar of colored acrylic powder. After each finger goes through the process, nails are buffed and finished with top coat. The dip powder dries with no special light and take approximately the same amount of time as a gel manicure. They provide more strength than a gel manicure, aren’t as thick on the nails the way traditional acrylic is, and have a slightly heavier feel than gel. Dip powder nail services offer long wear, lots of colors and no nail peeling damage or UV worries. Ask your nail technician if this new service is for you! $42