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The Ultimate Guide to a Beauty-ful Summer Holiday Weekend

Posted by: Cole's Salon

No matter what your summer weekend plans are—whether you’re heading to the cabin or taking a staycation in your own backyard—you can look your most Instagrammable without hauling every single one of your beauty essentials along with you. Here are some tips to help you look the part while staying as relaxed as possible throughout the holiday weekend.

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Connecting and Recharging at the Intercoiffure Spring Atelier

Posted by: Heather Ehresman

A handful of Cole’s Salon team members headed to Las Vegas last month to connect, learn and share at the Intercoiffure Spring Atelier. On the blog, Heather from our Corporate Team shares her takeaways.

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Making Waves with Bumble and bumble Education

Posted by: Cole's Salon

Last week, a group of our designers had the opportunity to expand their styling skills through Bumble and bumble’s Bb. University Marcel Waves Class. With the help of our instructor James, we explored the techniques, products and tools needed to create iconic Marcel waves—the intricately lacquered style that Lady Edith on Downton wears so well.

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How to Get Bouncy, Summer Curls at Home

Posted by: Shayna Mellor

Voluminous, bouncy curls are the easiest way to glam up your look. Not  blessed with ’em naturally? It’s super simple to get those waves on your own. Here is Shayna’s hassle-free routine using a ghd curling wand—plus tips and tricks.

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Updos 101: Everything You Need to Know for Prom, Weddings and More

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It’s officially updo season, which means prom and weddings are on everyone’s mind. You’ve got the dress, you’ve got the shoes, you’ve got the accessories…but do you know what you’re doing with your hair? That’s where we come in! No matter your preference, your ideal style can be achieved in a few simple steps—read more to learn how.

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Get Summer-Ready with This New IMAGE Skincare Mani/Pedi

Posted by: Linnaea Renner

Manicures are one of the easiest ways to pamper yourself. They’re affordable, quick, and a great way to try out trendy looks without the commitment. And after this winter—your hands are surely in need of some extra TLC. Here’s everything you need to know to get your hands and feet in tip-top shape—just in time for summer.

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Ask the Beauty Expert: Three Best Volumizing Hair Products

Posted by: Kate Moore

Some people are born with hair that looks like it’s straight out of a shampoo commercial, and some, well, are jealous of that. One question Kate, our beauty expert, gets from guests all the time is how to easily add volume to fine and/or thin hair without help from a blow dryer. Here are her top three solutions.

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Feeling Skinspired with IMAGE Skincare’s New Products

Posted by: Cole's Salon

We were lucky to once again host IMAGE Skincare CEO and Founder Janna Ronert for the 2019 IMAGE Skincare Worldwide Launch Party last month. To celebrate, we’re sharing all the reasons why we love IMAGE and featuring some of our favorite new IMAGE products!

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Ask the Beauty Expert: How Do I Get Mascara to Stay in Place?

Posted by: Kate Moore

One of the most common makeup mishaps that I hear about from guests? Smudged mascara. On the blog, our beauty expert Kate shares tips to keep your mascara in place so you can bat those lashes with confidence—all day long.

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Prep for your Spring Break Getaway

Posted by: Cole's Salon

Whether you’re skipping town to head to Mexico or have a weekend in Arizona or Las Vegas coming up, we’re here to help you arrive at your destination looking as good as you feel.

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Brow Threading 101: What It Is and Why You Should Try It

Posted by: Desi Schrobilgen

In need of some extra TLC in the arch department? Eyebrow threading is an excellent, natural option for hair removal. On the blog, Desi breaks down what threading is, what to expect at your threading appointment, and why you should give it a try.

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Everything You Need to Know About Bangs

Posted by: Cole's Salon

It’s the eternal question: Should I get bangs? Maybe you’ve had them before and loved them, or maybe you’ve always wanted to dip your toes into the world of bangs but haven’t yet gotten the courage to do so. If you’ve been grappling with the idea of getting bangs, let us fill you in on everything you need to know!

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Five New Hair-Color Trends to Try in 2019

Posted by: Laura Ford

What better way to ring in the New Year than with a new hair color? From copper and rose gold to snow bunny blonde—this year’s hot hair colors are totally wearable and can look incredible on just about everyone. Take notes and get ready to be inspired.

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New Year New You! How to Be Your Best Self

Posted by: Heather Ehresman

Have you made a New Year’s resolution? Even if you’re just looking for inspiration, Heather from our Corporate Team shares her plans to focus on what’s really important—this year and beyond.

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Ask the Beauty Expert: How Do I Get a Salon-Style Bouncy Blowout?

Posted by: Kate Moore

As a former stylist of 14 years and now a Retail and Service Advisor at Cole’s Salon, Kate Moore knows the struggle to master the at-home blowout. But it doesn’t have to be! Here’s everything you need to know about round brushing and how to step up your home-styling game substantially.

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7 Winter Skincare Secrets

Posted by: Cole's Salon

We love winter, but not the effect that cold and chilly weather can have on our skin. Luckily, we have a few options come wintertime. Here’s how to stay hydrated and happy even when it’s -35 windchill outside.

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Winter Travel Guide: Beauty Essentials

Posted by: Elizabeth Dittman

Jet setting out of this winter weather? No matter where you’re headed, you don’t need to say bon voyage to looking great. You can travel light AND still feel like you have all your beauty needs with this jet setter’s checklist.

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Oribe Atelier: Learning & Growing in Style

Posted by: Liz Youngman

Last month, Oribe brought hair stylists from all over the country to Santa Monica, CA, for the Oribe Atelier. We recently caught up with Liz Youngman, Advanced Designer and Oribe Ambassador at Cole’s Salon Burnsville, to learn more about the event and her key takeaways.

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A Special Holiday Message from Doug Cole

Posted by: Doug Cole

A special holiday message to you, from our owner Doug Cole. Thanks to both our wonderful guests and the commitment of our Cole’s teams.

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Easy Holiday Hairstyles You Can Do at Home

Posted by: Cole's Salon

The holiday season is officially upon us, which means one thing: holiday parties! (Well, it also means shopping, hosting family and more, but stay with us here.) If you’ve got a few festive events on your calendar for December and January, here are a few of our (totally attainable) holiday party looks.

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