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2018 Holiday Beauty Essentials

Tis’ the season of fun and festive holiday makeup! Whether you're hosting or attending your company's festive get-together, the perfect red lip, bold wing liner and fluffy lashes are essential to creating a iconic holiday makeup look. Here are a few of my holiday faves!   Kevyn Aucoin’s The Molten Matte Lip Color A long wearing matte liquid lipstick formulated with Camellia oil and Vitamin E to nourish the lips to feel soft, smooth,

By |November 29th, 2018|Categories: Complexions Spa|

Get the Perfect Blowout: How to Achieve a Salon-Worthy Style at Home

Nothing compares to a smooth, frizz-free blowout that lasts for days! It’s the ultimate confidence boost, not to mention a huge time savor when you wake up the next morning with your blowout still intact. Complexions Master Stylist, Danielle, has created a step-by-step blowout guide to help you achieve the perfect blowout at home. Whether you want a sleek and straight hair style or glamorous full-bodied waves, the key to any blowout is starting

By |September 6th, 2018|Categories: Salon|

Beauty Tools for Perfect Makeup Application

With all the different beauty tools and trends out there, how are we supposed to know what works and what doesn’t? Even more importantly, who can spend all that money on a million different tools? If you’re like us, we prefer quick, multi-use beauty tools that get the job done. We went through our brush belt and picked three pro beauty tools that are a necessary addition to any makeup lovers bag. Here

By |July 26th, 2018|Categories: Beauty Products|
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Melanoma Awareness

Skin Cancer Awareness Melanoma is the most serious and fastest-growing type of skin cancer. In fact, the Skin Cancer Foundation reported that over 5 million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the United States each year, and skin cancer is the most common form of cancer. Although this is a scary statistic, the good news is that skin cancer is completely preventable! Melanoma can be caused by UV radiation from the sun, tanning

By |May 7th, 2018|Categories: Skin Care|
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Botox & Facial Fillers – The Fountain of Youth (Without the Knife!)

Combine the best of both worlds! Regular facials combined with botox and/or fillers is the key to healthy, youthful, glowing skin. Botox is an injectable used to lessen the movement of specific muscle of the face in an effort to target wrinkles created by the contraction of facial muscle groups. The areas that are treated most often include the forehead, the area between the eyebrows, and the crows feet (on the side of the eyes). The

By |April 13th, 2018|Categories: Therapies and Treatments|

The “Must Knows” of Bridal Makeup

1. Start Prepping Months In Advance Don’t wait until the last minute and expect miraculous results; start prepping your skin at least six months before the big day! Although you might want to treat you and your bridal party to a facial or some lash extensions a week before the wedding, I highly recommend trying these treatments out way before then. Facials, lash extensions, brow tinting, lash tinting, facial waxing and pretty much anything

By |April 4th, 2018|Categories: Bridal Makeup, Makeup|

Glow From Within

Written by Complexions Makeup Artist, Natalie. You can moisturize, exfoliate and apply all the topical products you want—but if you’re not taking care of your body from the inside, you won’t achieve the glowing skin of your dreams! Here’s my guide to help you glow from within… Avocados: Not only are avocados loaded with fatty acids that help reduce the appearance of aging skin, but they also contain antioxidants, fiber, potassium, magnesium and folate which

By |March 7th, 2018|Categories: Skin Care|

Are You Eating Heart Smart?

Eat Heart Smart Foods According to the CDC 80% of deaths from heart disease can be attributed to preventable factors like obesity, poor physical activity, heavy drinking and eating habits! Fruits & Veggies - 2.5 Cups of Veggies - 2 Cups of Fruit - Berries are packed with Vitamin C, folate, manganese, potassium & fiber! Eat Whole Grains - … and minimize processed food with added sugar! Reduce Sodium - having less sodium

By |January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Health|Tags: , , |
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Five Skincare Resolutions to Make in the New Year

Keeping resolutions can be tough—we know from years of experience. So why not make a few that give you great results, guaranteed, and which have nothing to do with the gym? Making even just one of these resolutions for 2018 will help brighten your day, and your complexion. Wear Sunscreen Everyday Sunscreen isn’t just for the summer! While you might feel the sun more on a hot summer day, your skin is still exposed

By |December 21st, 2017|Categories: Skin Care|