Tag Archives: Lynee Ruiz

New: Bumble and bumble Semi-Sumo Pomade


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

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Hair Trend: Reverse Ombré


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

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Refashion For Life 2012


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

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The Smoking Slipper


It shouldn’t be a surprise with the popularity of Tom’s shoes, that The Smoking Slipper would would become one of Fall 2012′s favorite flats. They come in as many styles as you can imagine; leather, sequined, striped, flowered.. you name it! For Fall 2012, menswear inspired trends are stealing the scene, along with high collared shirts, suspenders and trousers all worn with ultra-feminine hair and makeup! We especially love these … Continue reading

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What’s With The Crazy Colored Hair?


Remember watching movies about the future and all the kids had blue, orange and green hair? The only time we usually saw crazy color hair, it was on an adolescent that looked like they fell in a pool of kool-aid. Not so much anymore. With artists like Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj and the like..  brightly colored hair is becoming more of the norm. When done right, it looks pretty slick! … Continue reading

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Rumor Has It…

Bumble Invisible oil

One of our favorite product lines, Bumble & bumble is releasing a new product: Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil. It’s a lightweight oil that protects hair from heat damage, tames and smooths unruly hair, and adds shine. BONUS: It shields hair from UVA/UVB rays to keep your color from fading! It’s available middle of July 2012 at Carenza. Keep posted for a review of the product as soon as we get our … Continue reading

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Perfect 4 Platinum


One of Pureology’s newest product lines “Perfect For Platinum” has taken the blonde world by storm. This line was specifically made for tresses that are bleached, highly lifted and fragile. The line has a shampoo, conditioner, masque and leave-in. Being a blonde myself, and a complete product junkie I was sure there wasn’t anything I haven’t used before; Cue in the line’s “best in show” winner, Miracle Filler (the EGG … Continue reading

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This Fall is Fur-ocious!

Rachel Zoe Vest

You know it’s going to be huge if Rachel Zoe is rocking it! Fur this fall is going to be HUGE. We’re talking fur vests, coats, trim, accents and accessories. If you happened to browse through the September issue of Vogue (or any fashion magazine for the matter), fur graced more pages than anything else. Don’t get me wrong, I love little animals, so the fur I like is FAUX … Continue reading

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Magnetic Nail Polish

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What will they come up with next? First it was OPI’s crackle nail polish, and JUST in case you were looking for a different kind of thing they’ve come out with “magnetic nail polish”. The polishes have a pearly finish, but once your nail technician holds a magnet over, BAM! Instant design. You pick out the magnet with your desired pattern, and once held over the nail it attracts metal … Continue reading

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They call it “Rainbow Hair”

Rainbow Hair

I follow some kids blogs in London, and recently, I’ve seen an interesting fad come through and they’re simply calling it “Rainbow Hair”. At first I discarded the idea, however right now what is the big hair trend? FEATHERS IN OUR HAIR. Seriously it’s so popular that fly fishermen can’t get feathers for their bait (kind of funny, sorry!). Rainbow hair isn’t such a bizarre trend anymore once in perspective, … Continue reading

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