Hair, Makeup and Beauty

Busy Spring in the Salon~Color and Formal Season

Busy Spring in the Salon It’s Spring in the salon! That means we have been busy, busy, busy, which is just the way I like it. Everyone wants a new color, cut or style when the landscape starts changing and the sun starts shining. We had such a brutally cold winter in the Deep South this […]

The Story Of My Life: A Guest Post By Jimmie (Jimmie Has A Problem, Part II)

The Story of My Life – Jimmie’s Recommendation for Red Skin “Oh, your blush is perfectly applied.  How do you do that every time?” says everyone. “I’m not wearing any blush.  I never wear any blush,” says Jimmie. “Why is your face so red?  Don’t you know to wear sunscreen?” says everyone. “I always wear […]

It’s Electric! | Eliminate Static Electricity in Hair

It’s Electric! | Eliminate Static Electricity in Hair Do you need to eliminate static electricity in hair, stat? You’ve come to the right place! I’m sharing all the tips and tricks the hair pros use to do just that! Eliminating Static Electricity in Hair Salons One of the top five reasons why I am ready […]

To Color, Or To Hire A Professional To Color: That Is The Question

Let me begin with a little disclaimer, of sorts. I have several clients who color their own hair, and I want to state up-front: no, I am not talking directly to anyone. This post is about my overall opinion on boxed color, paired with evidence, and a little bit of industry-secret-type-stuff, which should in no […]

Taking Care Of Business

January is gone? Really???!!? I promise you, I sometimes feel like there’s something freaky going on with time. I think, maybe, it’s my age? Nah. So far, the February weather has been more pleasant…not to say it has been fantastic, but it has at least been above freezing. The sub-freezing temperatures of late have really […]

As Seen On T.V., But Better

I loathe television. Except for the occasional weekly episode of Big Bang Theory, I am anti-TV. Why? Because of the ridiculous, noisy commercials. I know the biggest commercial day of the year on television is this weekend, and I will exclude Super Bowl commercials from this, but television advertising is absolutely the root of all […]

My Favorite Beauty-Inspired Christmas Gifts

I have to share with you a couple more of my favorite Christmas gifts.  I have some people in my life who just know me, and I’m seriously spoiled sometimes.  I hope you all have friends and family as awesome as mine! First of all, remember this? “I highly recommend: 1) Mary Kay makeup brushes. A […]

Skincare for Beginners: Start Early!

It’s never too early to start a good skin routine, so I’m bringing you my best tips for skincare for beginners in hopes that it will get you thinking. Helping your teens and tweens take good care of their skin will go a long way in boosting self-confidence and forming good habits early! Skincare for Beginners […]