CLEAN BEAUTY

BETTER-FOR-YOU PRODUCT PICKS AROUND BUCKHEAD

As consumers become more educated about what they put on their skin—and opt for beauty products and services that use ingredients grown in the garden, not in a lab— beauty companies are providing more natural options. “I like to think of natural and organic skincare as food for your skin, nutrient rich and free of toxins, just the way Mother Nature intended,” says HollyBeth Anderson, founder of Atlanta-based HollyBeth Organics […]

FROM BEACH TO TIKI BAR

MAKEUP TO BRING ON YOUR SUMMER VACATION

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Woman at the beach

Summer vacay is a time to be more carefree in all aspects of your routine, including beauty. You might have left your curling iron at home and conveniently forgotten to pack your thick foundation. Good for you! But if you’re not planning to go completely barefaced (that’s cool, too), what […]

WE TRIED IT!

THE SIMPLY BUCKHEAD TEAM TESTS SPA SERVICES AND REPORTS BACK!

An Ayurvedic Shirodhara treatment using warm oil.

An Ayurvedic Shirodhara treatment using warm oil.

Have you been eyeing a new Buckheadarea spa or service? We thought we’d go ahead and give a few newbies a whirl, so you’d know what kind of bliss or “miss” you’re getting yourself into.

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BUCKHEAD BEAUTIES

FIND OUT WHAT’S NEW IN THE BEAUTY DEPARTMENT NEAR YOU THIS SPRING

Fire Up Relaxation

Year of the Fire Monkey Treatment

With a nod to its oriental heritage and celebration of the Chinese New Year, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta launched the Year of the Fire Monkey Experience. The 1-hour-and-50-minute spa service ($280-$300, depending on the day of the week) incorporates a number of traditional elements, including […]

SUN SMARTS

10 SKIN-SAVING TIPS FROM BUCKHEAD’S LEADING DERMATOLOGIST RUTLEDGE FORNEY

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Before you step out into the sunshine this spring, do a quick audit of your sun-care and skin-checkup routines. Dr. Rutledge Forney, founder of Dermatology Affiliates with locations in Buckhead, Midtown and East Cobb, offers 10 ways to keep your and your family’s skin healthy this year and for many more to come.

1. Screen your […]

WINTER BEAUTY BLUNDERS

DO THIS, NOT THAT, SAY BUCKHEAD’S TOP SKIN, HAIR AND MAKEUP EXPERTS.

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Did you know that your beauty routine isn’t a one-size-fits-all seasons kind of deal? In the winter, it’s important to switch up your regime to accommodate drier air, colder temperatures and naturally paler skin tones. Keep these winter no-nos and advice from Buckhead beauty professionals in mind for healthy skin and hair, […]

FOR THE BOYS

Ladies aren’t the only ones who want to get spiffy for the holidays! But gentlemen may not always know where to turn for grooming guidance, or what exactly they need. Fear not—just roll with the guy-grooming services and advice right here, and you’ll be good to go from head to toe (or at least, back).

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ALFRESCO FRESH

Buckhead beauty products to keep you looking (and smelling) great through any outdoor adventure.


 

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The great outdoors can sometimes leave you with an, um, outdoorsy scent. Whether you’re camping or biking to brunch, stay fresh with Sally B’s Skin Yummies Solid Perfume ($14). Its container is small and flat so you can conveniently slip the fragrance—made with organic shea butter, […]

SAVE FACE

Three Buckhead treatments help reverse your summer skin sins.

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It just feels so good to be out in the summer sunshine that it’s easy to ignore the fact that the sun’s rays can do a major number on your skin’s health. Skin cancer danger aside, aesthetically speaking, ultraviolet rays […]

HELLO, HALO

Learn how to recreate this surprisingly simple boho-sexy updo.

Pair your effortless-looking hairstyle with a peaches-and-cream makeup palette— like Makeup Artist Scott Spencer Miller of White Salon and Spa did here.

Pair your effortless-looking hairstyle with a peaches-and-cream makeup palette— like Makeup Artist Scott Spencer Miller of White Salon and Spa did here.

It’s July in Atlanta and it’s hot and sticky out there. A halo […]