Blog

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.

Continue reading →

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!

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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!

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

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.

Continue reading →

Intercoiffure Fall Atelier: Creativity, Class and Compassion

Posted by: Julie Norstedt

Last month, a handful of Cole’s Salon team members headed to Manhattan, New York for the Intercoiffure Fall Atelier. It was an honor to gather with other salon professionals and put ideas together to better the future of our industry as well as raise the bar to how salon employees are treated. Read Julie’s recap on the blog.

Continue reading →

Checking Everyone off Your List: Cole’s Holiday Gift Guide

Posted by: Allison Arlt

The holiday season is upon us! That means exciting festivities, time with loved ones, and lots of gift giving! Luckily, gifting the people in your life with a little something special doesn’t have to be super stressful. Here’s what products we’re recommending this year.

Continue reading →

Give Beautifully this Holiday with Cole’s Salon Gift Sets

Posted by: Heather Ehresman

What if you could hand-pick a variety of self-care stocking stuffers for every loved one on your list? This holiday season at Cole’s Salon, you can! Our highly-coveted and carefully-curated holiday gift sets make the perfect gifts to give, or to enjoy some of the brands’ top picks for yourself this season.

Continue reading →

Classic Throwback Cuts and Styles We Love—And How to Get the Look at Home

Posted by: Cole's Salon

There are plenty of trends from the past to love—and more than a few ways to make the most iconic cuts and styles look totally 2018. Which era are YOU feeling for fall and winter? We’ll show you how to bring it into the 21st century.

Continue reading →

Reflexology: Getting to the Sole of the Matter

Posted by: Sarah Burns

Our feet and hands do so much for us—they get us to where we need to go and do the heavy lifting—literally. So if you’re in need of some serious self-care, consider adding a reflexology treatment to your next pedicure at Cole’s Salon.

Continue reading →

Creating Bigger Hair and Bigger Dreams at the easihair pro Summit

Posted by: Janet Lundeen

A few months ago, we joined easihair experts and designers from across the Twin Cities for the easihair pro Summit—a day full of having fun, making new friends, and learning the latest and greatest in hair loss solutions. On the blog, Janet from Cole’s Salon Eagan Station gives a recap.

Continue reading →