Category Archives: Hair

  • Get Ready For The Holidays At Your Favorite Salon

    Get Ready For The Holidays At Your Favorite Salon

    The season of parties and traveling is here, and we all want to look our best and feel confident when making new friends and catching up with long lost relatives. Most of us are quite busy this time of year, between shopping, wrapping up work projects, and organizing get-togethers, and perhaps we don’t have the

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  • Give Your Hair A New Lease On Life With Eufora

    Give Your Hair A New Lease On Life With Eufora

    We can be pretty hard on our hair sometimes. We wash it, blowdry it, straighten it or curl it, and dye it all sorts of colors. But all of that can add up to some serious damage over time, so it’s important to have a salon in Fort Collins that has the tools you need

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  • Still Searching For A Great Hair Stylist? Come To Athena!

    Still Searching For A Great Hair Stylist? Come To Athena!

    You want your hair stylist to be someone who really gets you. Someone who can anticipate your needs, understands your unique style, and can offer suggestions to help you look your best. There are hundreds of hair professionals across the Front Range area, so how do you go about finding the best one for you?

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  • What Hair Color Should You Choose For Fall?

    What Hair Color Should You Choose For Fall?

    The weather here in Fort Collins may still be hot and sunny, but it will be fall before you know it. Soon, we will be blessed with cooler temperatures, vibrant colored leaves, and the smell of spices in the air. It’s long been tradition to change your hair color twice per year- in spring, and

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  • Don’t Go Blonde Without Olaplex!

    Don’t Go Blonde Without Olaplex!

    It’s fun to change your hair color, and many women are going bold with new shades this year. However, depending on your natural hair color, and past treatments, it may be more difficult to achieve the new color that you want. Boutique salons have the tools and experience to take even the darkest brown to

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  • 3 Reasons Why Professional Spa Waxing Is A Great Summer Investment

    3 Reasons Why Professional Spa Waxing Is A Great Summer Investment

    The fashions of summer can be unforgiving at times- the high hemlines and open sleeves can spell trouble if you aren’t diligent with your hair removal. Many women in Northern Colorado try to take care of their summer grooming at home, DIY style, but may not be able to get the results they want on

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  • Get Gorgeous Hair This Summer With the Right Stylist

    Get Gorgeous Hair This Summer With the Right Stylist

    As the cold, wet days of winter and spring are behind us, it’s time to start thinking about your fresh summer hairstyle! The season of parties, vacations, and social events is here, and you definitely want to look your very best, from your hair to your nail polish. But not every hair stylist that you

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    Pantone Color of the Year: Rose Quartz and Serenity

    The year of the pastel. Pantone saw a need for patience, calm, and peace in 2016 and thus selected rose quartz and serenity as there colors of the year for 2016. “Joined together Rose Quartz and Serenity demonstrate an inherent balance between a warmer embracing rose tone and the cooler tranquil blue, reflecting connection and

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  • 2016 hair trends

    2016 Hair Trends

    Fort Collins he New Year is here! Does that mean it’s time for a new do? We vote yes! Let’s take a look at some of our favorite 2016 trends. The New Bob: Gatsby Inspired Bobs aren’t going anywhere in 2016, and while we have seen lots of takes on them over the last few

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  • How to Make a Blowout Last Fort Collins

    How to Make a Blowout Last

    Stepping into a salon to get a professional blowout will do wonders if you are having a bad day or just want to feel glamorous. Blowouts can make anyone look like an instant rockstar, but keeping a blowout looking great for an entire week is a different story. If you love getting blowouts but don’t

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  • The Color Blocked Hair Trend

    The Color Blocked Hair Trend

    A few months ago, hair was all about looking sun-kissed and as natural as possible. But that trend is making way for something a lot more colorful. The latest hair trend that’s popping up this summer (and will likely be around during the fall months too) is color blocking. You’ve probably heard of this term

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  • Hair Colors that Will Sculpt Your Face

    Hair Colors that Will Sculpt Your Face

    You’ve probably heard that you can sculpt and contour your face with makeup, but did you know that you can do the same thing with hair color? Some colors will make your face look wider or rounder while others help to slim your face down and add some definition to specific areas. It’s best to

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  • Ways to Make Your Color Last Longer

    Ways to Make Your Color Last Longer

    Sometimes you just can’t make it to the salon for a while. But that doesn’t mean that you have to deal with mile wide roots and lots of grey hairs. There are ways to extend your color as much as possible, so that you can go on looking amazing until you have the time to

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    Choosing a Color Streak Color

    Everyone is doing it. Adding a streak of red, pink, blue, or other colors to their hair. So, why can’t you? You can! If you want to mix things up when it comes to your hair hue, pick a streak of color that’s not something you’d normally do. For example, if you always highlight your

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    Spas and Kids: How Young Is Too Young?

    We all want the very best for our kids. Whether it’s enrolling them in the best schools or signing them up for private violin lessons, we want them to have a better life than we ourselves had. Look at your typical birthday party when we were growing up, and compare that to the birthday parties

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    Why We Use Olaplex (And What It Is!)

    Your hair goes through a lot from styling to to everyday wear and tear. If you color your hair or do any other extensive processes at your Windsor salon, you may see some breakage and other damage happening thanks to all of those treatments. This is exactly why we started to use a product called

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    Get Ready for Summer

    It’s been a tough winter for many across the country. Whether you faced frigid temps or multiple feet of snow, your skin and hair probably suffered a bit over time. The drier air takes its toll in the form of itchy, flaking skin and dry hair, and all of the layers you pile on to

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