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Aveda Composition Oils

Right now, we’re in love with Aveda Composition Oils! We love it year-round, but as fall and winter approach we’ve become even more obsessed with all the benefits they have to offer. From their multi-use capabilities to their amazing aromas, we just can’t get enough. Aveda Compositions are a great way to dive deep into… Read more »

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Meet Emma

Emma received her esthetics license after graduation from G Skin & Beauty institute. She is very passionate about skin care and client education. Her favorite part of being a skin care specialist is taming eyebrows.   Who is your mentor? My mentor is my esthetics instructor, Kelly Blake. She taught me everything I know and I still… Read more »

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Seasonal Skincare Regimens

The skin is the largest organ of the body and it’s also the only organ that takes constant elemental abuse. With the extreme weather fluctuations that we experience our skin will require additional attention to maintain balance. When you drink a glass of water, that glass of water gets divided up to all of your… Read more »

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October in Chicago

Looking for some great fun filled fall activities? Chicago has so many things to offer. The October events calendar has everything from haunted houses to festivals and parades. Here are just a few “must do” activities for this fall.   Family haunts Oct. 1 – 31, 2015 The Haunted Barn at Bengtson’s Pumpkin Farm in… Read more »

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Fall 2015's Most Wearable Fashion Trends

Wondering what to put on your shopping list this fall? Here is a great article from Glamour magazine telling you just what you need! Fall 2015’s Most Wearable Fashion Trends (Nikki Ogunnaike – Glamour Magazine)   The car wash skirt: think of it as the more polished sister to last season’s major fringe trend. Team… Read more »

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Meet Andi

Meet Andi Andi is a recent graduate of Regency Beauty Institute. She decided to get into cosmetology after a decade of working in the corporate world and realized there was more than sitting at a desk. She loves the team based atmosphere that Spa Bleu offers and loves the challenges and opportunities that come with… Read more »

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Staff Picks!

    Danielle, one of our South Barrington hair stylists, loves to use Aveda’s Air Control on her hair at home as well as on her guests here at Spa Bleu. “It has the perfect amount of hold, you can achieve plenty of volume without the feel or smell of hairspray. “Aveda’s Air Control is… Read more »

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