Author: Gene Juarez


Pucker Up! Prepping Lips for the Perfect Kiss

Valentine’s Day is just a handful of days away. It’s the perfect time to start prepping your lips for an irresistibly kissable pout. Gene Juarez Redmond Makeup Artist Raquel shares how to get soft, sexy-looking lips (and how to pick a color that will last through the night). Exfoliate: When using your daily facial scrub, don’t forget your… Read more »

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Experience More with Spa Membership

You know the benefits of our standard spa membership – now branch out and use the opportunity to experience more. Spa members receive discounts on massage, facial, manicure and pedicure enhancements. Ask your client service representative about these enhancements when you book your next appointment. Massage Enhancements Extra 30 minutes Member Price $36 (Regularly $40) Thermal… Read more »

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The History of XOXO

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, and kisses flying right and left (and online) we did a little digging to find out just what we were saying when we write XOXO. The custom of placing Xs in lieu of signatures on letters and other communications originated in the Middle Ages. The X was then… Read more »

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Balayage: Beauty in a Brushstroke

Depending on your familiarity with beauty trends, you may never have heard of balayage, but you’ve definitely seen the results: Jennifer Lopez, Lauren Conrad, Gisele Bundchen, Jessica Alba and Kate Bosworth have all been spotted with gorgeous, balayage-colored locks. Balayage is a freehand hair highlighting technique that allows stylists to create a truly customized style for their clients. This technique gives hairdressers more… Read more »

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WAX ON – Tips to Make the Most of Waxing Services

Let’s face it, of any beauty services we get, waxing is probably the most painful. But, with benefits like perfectly shaped brows and smooth legs for weeks, we’re willing to overlook a little discomfort. Whether new to waxing or a seasoned regular, taking a few tips for the Gene Juarez Skin Care Educator, Bobbie Nolin, will help… Read more »

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All About Ombré Hair

From celebs to runways, fashion magazines to editorial campaigns, ombré hair is everywhere. Starting as a simple trend, the past few years have proven that ombré is here to stay. Growing in popularity– especially during the sunny seasons – this gradually-fading highlight style has been spotted on nearly every starlet and pop star in the business.… Read more »

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A Very Oribe Holiday

This holiday season, give your family and friends something that will keep them looking their best throughout the year…the gift of beautiful hair! For the Snow Bunny Between the sun overhead, the wind in your hair and the subzero temperatures at high altitudes, skiing the slopes in the Cascades can take its toll on color-treated… Read more »

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Express Blow Dry FAQs

Express Blowdry FAQs Gene Juarez Express Blowdries are the perfect, stress-free way to prep for whatever occasions you might have coming up. Here are the basic need-to-knows about your service: Q: What is included in my Express Blowdry service? A: Included is a shampoo, conditioning and blowdry service. Q: What if I am late? A:… Read more »

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