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Ways in which we give back to society

Ways in which we give back to society Our very own Barrington stylist Emilie, lived and took the Aveda mission outside of the salon walls. With her incredible talents as a hairstylist she used this gift to help those who may not receive this luxury. For her vacation getaway she spent 2 weeks in South… Read more »

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Everyone's scalp needs care

Beauty begins within…that’s true for your hair as well. Since Aveda believes beautiful hair is rooted in your scalp, they developed a new line of scalp care called Pramasana. To be honest, I never thought about treating my scalp like skin but after receiving the new Pramasana scalp treatment at Spa Bleu I realized it’s… Read more »

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Aveda Summer Essentials

Every year in preparation for summer I find myself going through my bathroom cabinets (and my fridge!) purging the bad making room for the good. I move my winter-targeted hair and body products to the back of the cabinet and bring forward all my Aveda summer faves! Aveda has a lot of goodies to offer… Read more »

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Makeup Event

Friday, March 24th 1pm-7pm Let us show you how to highlight your features with subtle contrasts of shadow and light. Create lips like a lush zinnia and eyes with prismatic dimension. Experience the luminous shades of the solstice. Receive a skin consultation and full makeup application with our expert and Aveda Freelance Makeup Artist, Jay… Read more »

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Spa Bleu Featured in Modern Salon Magazine!

Service Spotlight: Aveda’s Tulasara Dual Exfoliation Peel at Spa Bleu, West Dundee, Illinois Alison Alhamed | January 20, 2017 | 7:03 AM Meet skin care specialist and nail technician Megan Andrews. I’ve always been a rushed and inconsistent in my skin care routine. I spend way more time putting on my makeup in the morning than… Read more »

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Meet Olivia

Olivia is currently the newest addition to our Spa Bleu stylist team. She is now  taking guests at our Rising talent tier at our South Barrington location. She graduated with her cosmetology license in 2016 and guests will receive 30% off with Olivia for a limited time only. Welcome Olivia, we are so happy to… Read more »

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What’s Trending For Hair This Year?

It’s a new year and after something of a wild ride last year, you’re probably looking for a way to shake it off and begin again. There’s no better way to do just that than to switch up your style, even if it’s just a tweak rather than a full do-over. Here are some trends… Read more »

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Start The New Year Off with Aveda Care

If you’re like most of the rest of us on this planet, sending 2016 into the history books came as something of a relief. But before you had even finished that last sigh at the stroke of midnight, the New Year was already upon us urging us to look ahead and get ready. Fortunately there’s… Read more »

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Spa Bleu Giving Tree

At Spa Bleu we are dedicated to giving back to our communities. Each year Spa Bleu adopts families that are unable to provide gifts for themselves and their families. This year we chose 8 families that came from our local school districts. The families choose the gifts they want and then our employees do all the… Read more »

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Pamper Your Nails This Winter

Even if the cold weather hadn’t already given you the hint, your calendar is telling you that we’re now officially into winter. While this season can certainly sparkle and shine, it can also wreak havoc on your nails. You spend your day shuttling back and forth between the biting cold outside and the dry, overheated… Read more »

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