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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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Fanicures Are Here!

Gene Juarez is rocking the Seahawks Superbowl pride with nails, makeup and accessories. Call and schedule a “Fanicure” in your choice of three designs (ombre, French or alternating), visit one of our makeup artists for custom Seahawks-inspired eye makeup and pick up our favorite Love Me Knot hair ties. Be sure to share your pride with #gjfanicure #fanicure #NFCChamps #SBXLVIII and #SuperBowlBound Fanicure Nail… 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 Few of Our Favorite Spa Gifts

Hand-selected by our spa therapists, these gifts are sure to indulge! 3-Month Spa Membership $225 (a $300 value) With benefits likely to induce extreme happiness, a 3-Month Spa Membership will make holiday rushes a thing of the past. The perks: Recipient choice of a monthly 60-minute Custom Massage, 60-minute Custom Facial OR Spa Manicure &… Read more »

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A Few of Our Favorite Gifts for Guys

This holiday get the men in your life gifts they can’t resist – they’ll look and feel as amazing as you know they are. MENSDEPT. Men’s hair industry legends and minds behind American Crew, are at it again with their newest collection of men’s products, MENSDEPT. This streamlined, no muss, no fuss line is effective… Read more »

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MENSDEPT.

If you’re a man who’s browsed the hair product aisle, you’ve no doubt heard of American Crew. If you’ve had your hair cut at The Gene Juarez Men’s Salon and noticed how we part your hair off in that funny way at the beginning your cut, then you’ve experienced the Men’s Work cutting method. The… 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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