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  • Holiday Glamour Techniques

Holiday Glamour

Holiday Glamour Secrets Party, dinner and get-together season is now underway! The holidays are the perfect time to play around with bold, sparkly makeup and hair when you’re out-and-about with friends and family! Some of the biggest beauty trends this season include glittery eyes, bold lips and shiny, full-bodied hair. We’ve put together our top must-try beauty trends which will help get you into the holiday spirit, so you can start 2018 off

By |November 28th, 2017|Categories: Beauty Products|
  • 30th Anniversary Logo for Complexions Spa in Saratoga Springs & Albany NY

Open House, Prizes & Spa Giveaway November 18

Complexions Spa for Beauty & Wellness is celebrating its 30th anniversary this November with an open house and sweepstakes. Founded in 1987 by Denise Dubois, Complexions Spa and its team of talented professionals have dedicated themselves to making Capital Region residents look and feel their best. With one eco-friendly spa in Saratoga Springs and a LEED-Certified spa in Albany, Complexions offers superior services in skincare and body care, as well as medi-spa, hair, nail and

By |November 13th, 2017|Categories: Complexions Spa|
  • Attractive Man with Thick Beard

The Well-Kept Man: No Shave November Edition

Beard Barber Tricks You Need To Know No Shave November is upon us, and while you might think that growing out your beard requires little to no effort, that’s not the case. Growing out your facial hair requires almost the same—if not more—maintenance and upkeep than the hair on your head! Leaving your beard to grow out untamed for the month will leave you looking a little more caveman-esque than you may have

By |October 30th, 2017|Categories: Barber|

How Makeup Can Transform, then Inspire You for Halloween

From Beauties to Beasts, and Old Witches to Clowns The days of basic (boring) cat makeup with whiskers and spots drawn on with eyeliner are officially a thing of the past! Now, your Halloween costume is simply not complete unless you get a little creative with your makeup—something our talented makeup artists at Complexions know a thing or two about! One of the most exciting parts about Halloween is having the opportunity to

By |October 20th, 2017|Categories: Makeup|

Chemical Peels—Not as Scary as You Think

Remember Samantha’s chemical peel disaster on Sex in the City? The one that had Samantha hiding under a black veil and matching hat, hoping to shield the world from her irritated, red, peeling face? Yes, that scene. Just hearing the words “chemical peel” can be a little intimidating for most, and can stop people from exploring this amazing skincare option. It’s time to demystify the “scary” chemical peel and learn the true benefits

By |September 25th, 2017|Categories: Skin Care|
  • Complexions Spa & Salon 30th Anniversary Logo with Falling Diamonds

Helping You “Pamper With a Purpose” for 30 Years

Complexions Spa for Beauty & Wellness is turning 30 this year, and what better way to celebrate this milestone than by giving back to our clients. Our vision has always been to be known as a place of healing, sanctuary and beauty, while utilizing natural ingredients and the most innovative treatments. We believe so whole-heartedly in the importance and necessity of a spa, that we are kicking-off our anniversary celebration with the Diamond

By |September 18th, 2017|Categories: Complexions Spa|
  • Woman Blocking the Sun with a Wide-Brimmed Straw Hat

Restore & Revitalize While Keeping That Summer Glow

The final days of summer are upon us, which has everyone rushing outdoors to soak up that last bit of summer sun. Whether you’re packing up for one last day at the beach with the family, or just want one more day to lay by the pool with your girlfriends, everyone’s skin ends up a little more “sun-kissed” than we expected. While there is no substitute for applying a good sunscreen, there are

By |September 12th, 2017|Categories: Skin Care, Therapies and Treatments|
  • Healthy Breakfast of Oats, Yogurt & Fresh Fruit in a Bowl

5 Quick & Healthy Breakfast Recipes

M’lis Meal Replacement Shake Need a quick and easy breakfast option that’s still packed with nutrients? Then M’lis shakes are your new best friend. Available in four yummy flavors, these on-the-go shakes will keep you satisfied and curb your sugar craving (chocolate shake for breakfast anyone?) when you’re rushing out the door in the morning. M’lis shakes are lactose, soy, gluten-free and provide essential nutrients, fiber and 18 amino acids. Now sold at Complexions!

By |August 27th, 2017|Categories: Blogging, Complexions Spa, Life|

Men, Your Feet Need Some Love Too!

Check out our Men's special for the month of August! Think that women are the only ones who should enjoy a pedicure? Think again. Here are our Top 5 reasons why men’s feet need some pampering too.   Improves Your Health.  Dirty feet are a breeding ground for all sorts of bacteria. Regular pedicures are one way to help keep your feet clean and healthy. Pedicures exfoliate dead skin away, moisturize feet with beneficial

By |July 31st, 2017|Categories: Blogging, Complexions Spa, Nail care, Spa|

Meet the Team: Christopher

Check out our Hair specials for the month of August! Christopher has been a master stylist at Complexions for over 8 years and is also the salon lead and Director of Education. He began his career in the beauty industry in Manhattan as a Makeup Artist and Hair stylist for theatrical productions and editorial work. Christopher further honed his skills at the House of Bumble in NYC where he became a certified master stylist

By |July 31st, 2017|Categories: Complexions Spa|