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    What Color Mascara Should You Wear?

    At our Windsor salon, we are often asked about makeup tricks and tips. Out of all the tips that we are asked to provide to our clients, the most popular question we are asked is, “what color mascara should I really be wearing?” Some beauty editors will tell you that brown looks younger while others

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    The Key to a Peaceful Holiday

    That time of year is fast approaching. You know, the dreaded holidays. The time when stress builds with each passing day, when you remember the thousands of things on your to-do list. How are you supposed to get everything checked off your shopping list and get your house ready to receive the multitudes of guests

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    Four Best Spa Treatments to Alleviate Holiday Stress

    It’s that time of year again! The time of year when parents with small kids start stressing out about holiday gifts and the stores start switching Halloween decorations for reindeer and tinsel. Even though the holiday season can be a lot of fun, it can also be very stressful! So, how can we take a

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    Tips for Eczema Relief

    The National Eczema Association states that over 30 million people in the United States are affected by eczema, a skin condition that leaves you itchy and yearning for relief. People have it in varying degrees – either very mild and occasional to extreme and constant, some itching until they draw blood. This is the problem

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    Shampoo Ingredients to Avoid

    At our Windsor salon, our top priority is your body and hair care, and that includes letting you know about some shampoo ingredients you should avoid completely. Our Windsor salon experts only use the best products, so you can be sure that anything we use is safe, but you should also be certain that the

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    Here’s How You’re Breaking Your Hair!

    Did you know that your hair can break? Hair can literally snap in pieces at certain lengths leaving you with small little remnants of the tresses that once were. Yikes! There are so many habits that we all do daily that can lead to breakage, and you may not even know that your hair on

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    Winter’s Coming: Is Your Skin Ready?

    Winter is coming! Something that we all can agree on, whether we like winter or not, is that winter weather wreaks havoc on your skin! Sure, your Fort Collins spa can help you out, but how can you maintain healthy skin at home during the dry, miserably cold days of winter? Here are some tips

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    Top Hair Myths Debunked!

    Your hair is your crowning glory, but it can also be a mystery! There’s so much information out there about hair, how to take care of it, and what’s best for it that it can be hard to figure out what’s real and true and what’s not. At Athena, your Fort Collins and Windsor spa,

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    Coffee For Beauty: Myth or Fact?

    Recently, I’ve been seeing a lot of beauty articles that point to coffee as a main and magical ingredient for making skin look better. Some of these articles point to the benefits of ingesting coffee, and what taking in those beans can do for your beauty health. Other articles point to the exfoliation factor (or

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    Everything You Want to Know About Spray Tanning

    Summertime might be here, but waiting for that perfect tan might not be an option if you have an event to attend (or you just want to look amazing for an upcoming date!). Spray tanning is a form of sunless tanning that tends to look better than any other kind of sunless tanning when done

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    2014 Trends and Predictions

    We all had our eyes on the Golden Globes recently, watching to see what fashions and trends would be big this year. But sometimes, what the stars wear simply isn’t practical or appropriate for our everyday lives. Smoldering eyes with a dramatic cat’s eye like Julianna Marguiles? Yes please, but not at work! So what

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    Beauty Tips for Teenagers

    The teenage years can be a great time to begin experimenting with makeup, hair styles, and even expressions of personality. Teens have the flexibility to try out styles and looks that suit them best. But in all this playing dress-up, there are some rules that should be followed in order to look your best. Go

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    Most Popular Looks for Holiday Parties

    The season of holiday parties is upon us, and the usual panic sets in. What’s fashionable this year for hair and makeup, and how do I achieve the look? For many people, that’s a smoky eye and nude lipstick. Others prefer a more subtle eye and dark red lips. No matter what, the array of

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    Nail Care for Children and Teens

    Nail care for adults is often easy, since we have years of caring for our nails and know what to expect. Or at least, we know when to schedule the next manicure and pedicure to take care of all the problems! But what about children? What’s the best way to take care of their nails,

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    5 Great Foods for Your Skin – Part 1

    The search for the perfect skin care product is a never-ending chase, one which many people pursue their whole lives. You might think you’ll find it after a facial or in the bottom of a bottle of $200 serum. Of course, these can be very helpful. But all the products you can think of won’t be

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    8 Makeup Tools Explained

    With all the makeup tools available today, how can you decide which ones are best? As always, the tools are only as good as the makeup you use. At your Windsor salon, we recommend choosing natural and organic products for all your makeup. Here, we explain ten of the best application options. True familiarity with these

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    Makeup That’s Healthy and Earth-Friendly

    Searching for exactly the right makeup line can be challenging for many women. The brands that their friends love might not work for them. Have you been frustrated in the past by looking for a great makeup line? Or perhaps you’re ready to find a brand that’s healthy for you and for the environment. If

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