Fall 2014 Nail Trends

22 Sep

It’s always hard to say goodbye to summer, but thankfully fall means a new season for fashion and beauty! Don’t just update your wardrobe, take a page from the runways at New York Fashion Week and shake up your manicure too. The experts at THE Salon Beauty Bar are here to catch you up on what’s going on in the oh-so-fascinating world of nails.

Here are the top five trends to look for:

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Why Wax? Bikini Season is Here!

23 May

waxing seasonLadies…it’s that time of year again! Winter hibernation is over. As the weather gets warmer and the sun is shining bright, the last thing you want to see is unwanted hair. Not hot and a major faux pas at the pool or the beach. It’s time to book those bikini and Brazilian waxing appointments.

Waxing is still one of the most effective hair removal techniques and ideal for those who don’t wish to undergo laser treatment or don’t have the correct skin tone for the procedure. Waxing pulls the hair directly from the root, which allows you to enjoy weeks, rather than days, of incredibly smooth, bare skin. Read the rest of this entry »

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What’s Trending Now Spring 2014

15 Apr

2014braceletNails: Bringing Natural Beauty Back

Understated nails graced the Spring 2014 runway this season! Top designers like Tom Ford had his models go au naturale. Healthy, subtle tips were enhanced with opaque nudes for a fresh look. Book your classic manicure today and let your natural beauty show! Classic and classy!

Hair: All About the Ombre

Celebrities like Khloe Kardashian and Ciara are rocking this edgy, yet gorgeous hair trend and it looks fabulous! Though stunning, there is quite a bit of maintenance involved in maintaining a beautiful ombre. Read the rest of this entry »

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The 2015 Spring Beauty Forecast

02 Mar

IMG_0138Okay. We may have had it easier in Vancouver than other parts of the country this winter (sorry Toronto!), but it’s still wet and chilly. This weather definitely puts a little bit of a damper on our style.

On the bright side, spring really is almost here and summer is soon to follow. Because we love you, we’ll give you something to look forward to on gloomy days with our round up with a few of our favorite spring beauty trends for 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

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From the Runways: THE Hair Report for 2014!

08 Jan

high shine hairA Happy New Year starts with happy hair! We’ve got the low-down on what’s hot to help you stay current in 2014.

The runway is shiny, wavy, texturized, and glamorous. We rounded up the top four hair styles we love and we think you’ll fall in love too. We’ve also added some recommended products from the Kérastase Couture Styling Line that will help you score the look you want!

Here it goes…

1. High Shine!

Runways shows, such as Kenzo and House of Holland, chose to focus on killer shine! Hair looked almost wet, but really it’s as glossy and sleek as ever! Our Kérastase Couture product pick: Touche Finale. Read the rest of this entry »

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Fall Hair Trends 2013

10 Sep

hair salon vancouverThis fall, hair trends are a study in contrasts. There is a color, cut, and style to suit any texture, length, or preference. Need a little inspiration? Check out our favorite trends:

The Perfect Cut

Okay. So I cannot tell you how much I am loooooooooving Beyonce’s new look! How hot is her new slanted bob cut?! She is bang on when it comes to what’s sizzling in the hair world right now. What should you look for this season? Precise sharp lines and strong angles. The cuts are short and edgy! A truly confident woman can pull this look off, just like Miss Queen B.

Celebrity style tip compliments of Elle Canada: Get a glossy finish by applying Kérastase Elixir Ultime to wet hair. The blend of oils will leave your new cut looking healthy and full of shine without weighing it down. Read the rest of this entry »

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