Go Back to School with Great Skin

 September is the time when most teens look forward to getting back to school. Summer has been fun, but it’s nice to reunite with friends and classmates that we haven’t been in contact with for a couple of months. It’s also good to get back into a regular routine and...

Ask Cathy – August 2018

 Dear Cathy, I hardly have any eyebrows and have to draw them on everyday which takes quite a while, and of course every day they look different.  I get so frustrated but Permanent Makeup has always made me a little nervous, I’m concerned if I don’t like it or I want...

Different Options for Permanent Brows

 There are circumstances where your natural eyebrow might not be quite what you want it to be. A variety of factors can influence what your eyebrows look like and how they grow, including age, eyebrow care habits, and scarring. If you are looking for a more filled-in...

Laser Hair Removal

If you are unhappy with the day-to-day shaving, waxing or tweezing then laser hair removal may be your answer. Laser hair removal or IPL (intense pulsated light) is one of the most popular aesthetic procedures around. It beams highly concentrated light into hair...

Save the Curls for the Deva Girls

Now that the Heat has joined us here in beautiful Santa Clarita, here are some easy tips to care for your Curls this summer. Tip one: Make sure you condition; lack of hydration is the biggest culprit to frizz. Humidity and heat also cause frizz especially in hair that...

Eating Well While Traveling

The kids are out of school and it is vacation time for most of us. Eating healthy while traveling can pose challenges, but with some advanced planning, is very doable. These are some tips shared by Robard the maker of our delicious nutritional products. When traveling...

Downtime Plan for Permanent Makeup

 Are you considering either Permanent Makeup or popular “Microblading” done during your vacation time? Those procedures will appear extremely intense and thick immediately after the procedure. The color will not even look right the first few days. Other factors are...

How Long Does Microblading Last?

There’s no question that microblading can add a vibrant change to your brows. But the question is: How long will it last? Is it worth your time? I have to answer with the obvious, yes! But allow me to explain why. One of the biggest advantages is that you get all of...

Water – More than Just a Drink!

 We started getting ready for summer in March and last month we learned the importance of enough sleep. In our ongoing effort to achieve optimum health and well-being as well as looking and feeling our best – here is another helpful tip! We have all heard how...

Ask Cathy – June 2018

 Dear Cathy, I see your ad a lot for your Take 10 (years off that is) and I would love to take 10 years off and while you’re at it 10 pounds off too! So, what is it? I have my 40th HS Reunion this month and have never done much for my skin. I’m just wondering if it...

Summer Hairstyles We’re Completely in Love With Spend more time enjoying the warm weather — not styling your hair. These looks come together in minutes.

Braid Headband: Tyra Banks Tyra’s style looks so intricate, but it’s actually incredibly easy to pull off. Just create two braids on one side of your head (your choice), then carefully place them across the top of your head. Pin them down with bobby pins (use the same...

Hair Styling Tips For Fine Hair

Anyone with fine hair knows how easily fine hair can be plagued by frizz, flat limp locks and the inability to hold a curl, and how easy it is for these factors to cause you to give up even trying to style your hair.  But these issues, and many other fine hair styling...

The Importance of Exfoliation

Exfoliation is the removal of dead skin cells from the surface of the skin. There are several different methods used in spa treatments and for home care. The surface of the skin consists of dead and dying cells which go through different levels from the dermis or...

Keeping Your Jewelry Sparkling

 Get your baubles more sparkling than ever with these quick cleaning tips. Brighten gold and gems – Ever look under your ring? Lotion, soaps and everyday dirt can clog the prongs, making stones appear facet-less and flat. Even gold chains and pendants can get...

Ask Cathy

 Dear Cathy, I’m on a constant quest for longer fuller lashes. I’ve tried eyelash extensions and I love them, however the maintenance is a little time consuming. I’m hearing about these eyelash lifts and tints and was wondering what those are all about? How much is...

Best Treatments to Make Your Mother Smile

Mother’s Day is around the corner! Are you still stuck on deciding what to do to celebrate your mother? Well, what better way to celebrate than by making her smile! You can clean up the house, take her to brunch, get fancy beauty products for her, and so on, but above...

Curls are a Girl’s Best Friend

 If you have naturally curly hair you know that your curls are happiest when they are hydrated. Most of us curly girls have suffered through frizzy days and a lot of bad haircuts. You’ve probably straightened your hair with a flat iron and you may have tried to go...

Let’s Talk! Organic Haircolor

Clean Technology I believe that no client should be exposed to unnecessary chemicals and no hairdresser should have to constantly work with them. CCT is a revolutionary hair system that helps dispel the myths surrounding ammonia free hair color. CCT delivers clean,...

Repurpose, Reuse and Recycle Your Stones

If you’ve inherited diamond jewelry that isn’t quite your style or want to restyle some of your own diamond jewelry, Ro Ma Jewelers have some great ideas for you. “Repurpose, reuse and recycle” are all buzzwords of this millennium. People from all walks of life are...

You Get What You Pay for (Usually)

 I’ll admit that I’m a bargain shopper. I hate to pay more for anything than what it is worth. I am also a person who appreciates quality and don’t like to settle for anything but the best. For example, I know that some brand name clothes are good quality because of...

Are you Getting Enough Protein?

 We talked about the benefit of getting enough sleep in our last articles. Another very important factor in helping us lose and maintain our weight is a balance of protein and carbohydrates. Do you feel as if you’re eating low fat, but just can’t seem to shed the...

Brazilian Blow – Me Away!

You’ve heard of it, you’ve seen the dramatic before and after shots on Instagram, and you may have even looked into getting it done yourself or have heard your friends rave about it. For some, the Brazilian Blowout has become notorious in the hair world for its...