What Is a Balayage?

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According to InStyle, one of the most googled beauty questions of 2016 was still “What is a Balayage?” And since we’ve been doing balayage colouring in Toronto for awhile now, we’ve decided to demystify you of one of the most popular hair colouring techniques and explain everything you need to know before trying out this versatile style.

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How to Grow Longer Hair in Less Time

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New Year’s means new hair goals, and one that is often high on the list is growing longer hair. We know it can be discouraging waiting for hair to grow, so we have some tips on growing longer hair in less time, so you have a chance at reaching your goal length before 2018.

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Holiday Party Beauty Guide

After spending weeks bundled up in the cold, holiday parties offer a much anticipated opportunity to slip back into a dress, swap the boots for a pair of heels, and get dolled up. If you’ve marked your calendar with upcoming holiday parties, then you’ll want to make sure you’re prepped to turn yourself into a walking Christmas ornament.

Here are some holiday styling tips you can use for your next Christmas or New Year’s party:

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How to Get Victoria’s Secret Hair

After this weeks 2016 Victoria Secrets Fashion Show, it’s given everyone new hair goals (or all the goals). It says a lot that even while watching gorgeous women parading in lingerie, their hair still manages capture a lot of attention (and it always does).

So what’s the secret in getting hair worthy of a Victoria’s Secret runway? You might be surprised by how simple it is to achieve their trademark blowout. All you need is the right length, volume, and waves. Here, we’ll go over the process in detail with tips from Victoria’s Secret hair stylist. 

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How to Determine Your Curl Type

Believe it or not, many people don’t know what their natural curl type is, but there’s a lot that can be gained from knowing this one detail. Everything from your styling technique, to what products you use should be tailored to your hair’s natural texture and curl pattern. If you’re not sure you know your hair type, let us demystify it for you with these detailed descriptions and styling tips.

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The Best Skin Care Ingredients You Should Know About

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If you’ve ever checked the ingredients of your favorite skin cream or face wash, then you may be familiar with how easy it is to get overwhelmed. Because there are so many additional ingredients, it can be difficult to pinpoint which ones are actually making the big difference for your skin.

If you want to more effectively treat your skin issues, it’s time to get to know the most powerful and effective ingredients.  You’ll save yourself a lot of time (and money) by knowing these ingredients instead of the trial-and-error of trying many different products.

Here are some common skin issues and the skin care ingredients that offer the most effective treatment:

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Best Skin Brightening Techniques

Everyone wants skin that seems to glow on its own, but not everyone knows how to get it. This is because achieving radiant skin is less straight-forward than other skin care goals, and involves daily maintenance. If you want skin that seems to illuminate from the inside out, add a few of these skin brightening tips to your routine.  You’ll find that naturally glowing skin has always been within your reach.

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Fall Hair Trend Alert, 2016

Fall Hair Trend Alert, 2016

Now’s the time to start getting in on all the fall hair trends for 2016. The recent Toronto Film Festival was a great opportunity to get inspired by seeing some of these hair trends in action. What you’ll appreciate most about these trends is their versatility. They’ll allow you to switch up your hair routine without making any drastic or permanent changes. You can easily go between styles or try a new look each day of the week.

If you want to know more about these trends and how you can (easily) achieve these looks at home, read on.

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How Lash Extensions Can be Your Game Changer

Imagine being able to wake up, one step closer to looking glamorous and ready to face the day? Well, those with lash extensions are already living that dream. Since the eyes are always the focal point of any makeup routine, lash extensions have been a real game changer for those who have them. If you’ve entertained the idea of getting lash extensions, but aren’t sure if you should take the plunge, here’s everything you need to know about them and how they compare to false lashes.

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Love Your Hair This Fall With These 5 Tips

The end of summer is a busy time for everyone, but as we say our goodbyes to warm nights and wrap up what’s left on our summer checklist, most of us are ready to slow down in anticipation for fall. For many of us, the most exciting thing about autumn is exploring new hair trends, so in preparation for the season, here are our favourite tips for setting your hair up for success this fall:

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