262.827.1000

Tag Archives: Carenza

2013: The Year of The Headband

Head Band header

Looking through the highlights of the Spring 2013 Fashion shows, one thing really stood out : headbands. Between Marc by Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan and Vera Wang, all showcased a similar accessory. Could 2013 be the big year for headbands? Here are some of the favorite looks right from the runway. Donna Karan Always simple and chic, the models strutted down the runway with a very lady-like ribbon tied in … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Glo Smokey Eye

53826_4329056101120_678482120_o

Featured image photography by Robert Beczerski Hair and Makeup by Lyneé Ruiz for Artists by Timothy Priano We’ve got this gorgeous Glo Minerals smokey eye kit, so we thought we’d give it a try on one of our editorial shoots for Ford models! We were happy to see it had long lasting power. It held up against many outfit and hair changes in blistering hot sun. There was no creasing … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Flapper Updo

Flapper Updo

How cute is this flapper updo! Our stylist Monica at Carenza teaches us how to achieve this look.. and it’s easy!   Step one: Place headband (keep all hair underneath band)     Step two: Roll hair above band in small sections and pin.     Continue around entire head     Step four: Pull down a few pieces and curl!   Finish off with some hairspray, our favorite is … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Help Us “Rock The Vote”!

Carenza Vote

Every year Carenza compete’s for Best Hair Color salon in WISN’s A-List competition. We’ve won 5 years in a row, and are going to a 6th! This year, the competition is really steep, and every vote counts. Please take a moment to cast your vote for us by clicking here: http://wisn.cityvoter.com/best/hair-color/beauty/milwaukee As a thank you, we are holding a drawing for a $50 Carenza gift certificate. Just comment on our … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Glitter Polish Glam

photo

Who doesn’t love a little glitter? OPI came out with some sparkling favorites like “Rainbow Connection” from the Muppets collection, and recently “The Living Daylights” from the James Bond collection. You can paint glitter polish over your entire nail, or you can try something fancy! Here are some of our favorite Pinterest glitter nail art finds, just in time for the holidays. Make sure you wait until your colored polish … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Upcoming Hair Trends

IMG958876

The International Salon and Spa Expo held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont Illinois was abuzz last weekend! Jan Seybold, co-owner of Carenza came back with tons of pictures and scoop on new products! What were the highlights (pun!) of the show? Long layered cuts (pictured above). NOT ground-breaking, we know… however because long hair is such a strong trend again, the need for education on how … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Azana Victim’s Fund

photo-47

We were all deeply saddened by the events that took place this past weekend at Azana Salon and Spa. In response, over 24 salon’s (and growing!) are participating in a campaign to focus awareness on the issue of domestic violence. October happens to be Domestic Violence Awareness month, signified by the purple ribbon. At participating salons, you can receive a purple ribbon for a small donation that will go directly … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

New: Bumble and bumble Semi-Sumo Pomade

photo-40

We love new product launches from Bumble and bumble! Semi-Sumo Pomade is their newest baby, and although packaged similar to their ever popular sumo-tech and sumo-wax.. it has some very big differences. Shine: It’s packed full of it, but in a way where it doesn’t grease you up or weigh your hair down. Scent: We were blown away by Semi-Sumo’s perfect perfume-ey scent. It’s not over powering, over flowery, over … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Hair Trend: Reverse Ombré

alina-hair1

We all remember when the ombré trend rocked, but have you ever thought to give the trend reverse ombré a try? Instead of going from dark at the roots to light at the end, it’s the opposite! It can be as bold, or as subtle as you’d like. Our stylist Stephanie states that reverse ombré is a “great look for fall as everything turns darker and richer.” The reverse ombré … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty, Fashion | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Refashion For Life 2012

photo-37

We are so thrilled we were able to take part in the Refashion For Life show at the Callen Construction Showroom Wednesday, September 26th, benefitting Elena’s House. Our stylist and fashion/beauty blogger for Milwaukee Magazine Lyneé Ruiz was the emcee for the evening. 14 models walked the runway for 7 boutiques, and we were responsible for their hair and makeup! We wanted the models to look like dolls as they … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Fashion Life

Bringing to you what we see as the latest fashion and beauty trends, locally as well as world-wide. Love it or hate it? Feel free to comment.

Topics

Archives

Carenza Newsletter Sign-up


Follow us on Instagram