5 Benefits of Scalp Treatments

Scalp Treatment

 

Why Get a Scalp Treatment?

Scalp treatments are one of the most underrated services at any salon. Think about it: if you want healthy hair, doesn’t it make sense that you need to nourish the foundation at the scalp? So many people live with poor scalp health, but there are plenty of ways to treat and prevent that while also indulging in the pampering aspect of visiting a salon! There are so many benefits to getting a scalp treatment – here are my top 5 reasons:

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Mentor Spotlight: All About Eve

Esthetics Instructor with Student

This Mentor Spotlight is all about Miss Eve!

 

 

Eve has been an ABP Coach at our Madison school since March of last year, but her relationship to the Martin family dates back to the days of Martin’s College of Cosmetology, previously operated by the Martins. She acquired her Beauty education at the IBA Beauty Institute in Madison, WI, Harlod’s Salon in London, England, Gimbels Styling Salon in Madison, Marshall Fields Salon in Madison, J.C. Penny’s in Charleston, SC, Tropical Hair Hut in Goose Creek, SC, Lord & Lou’s Barber Shop in Madison, ETC Master Barber Shop in Madison, Madison College, Martin’s College of Cosmetology, and Regency Beauty Institute.

 

 

We wanted to hear Eve’s story, so we had a Q&A with her and learned a lot! Here’s a summary of that interview:

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DIY Zombie Face Mask

Written by: Lindsay Berceau

Halloween Mask

If you have an appreciation for the theatrical and you’re interested in taking your makeup skills to the next level, then this project is for you! One of the really fun career paths for Estheticians and Cosmetologists is working on movie sets as a Makeup/Prosthetic Artist. This is the kind of thing you could do for a living! Can you believe how awesome that is??

Or maybe you’re just looking for a last-minute Halloween costume, look no further – this DIY Zombie mask project will have everyone at your Halloween party shivering with goosebumps! Green Bay Esthetics Student Lindsay Berceau walks us through the steps. Here’s how to get started…

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All-Natural DIY Mascara

MascaraWritten by: Erika Wachter

Have you ever made your own mascara? Bet you haven’t! Don’t be intimidated – it’s surprisingly easy! This recipe contains all-natural ingredients so chances are it won’t irritate your eyes, plus you’ll get to play scientist in the kitchen, which is always fun 😉

Enjoy this all-natural DIY recipe from Green Bay Esthetics student, Erika Wachter!

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DIY Rose Water Toner

Rose Petals

 

Written by: Erika Wachter

Rose water has been used for thousands of years. It is first attributed to a scientist named Avicehna in 10th century Persia (modern-day Iran). It has been used for healing, cooking, and beautification. It is said that Cleopatra bathed in rose water and scented her ships with it!

Rose water is great for toning and hydrating the skin. It is safe for all skin types and aids in balancing natural oil production. Rose water encourages circulation and promotes a clear, bright complexion.

Here is a recipe for a refreshing Rose Water Toner!

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What Does Your Favorite Color Say About You??

Have you ever wondered why your favorite color is what it is? Believe it or not, there are psychological reasons why certain colors appeal to us more than others! Check out the infographic below to find out what your favorite color says about you!

 

 

What Does Your Favorite Color Say About You Infographic

6 Ways to Protect your Skin from Fall Weather Changes

 

Girl in Winter Sweater

 

There’s no need to hide behind that sweater – there are better ways to protect your skin as the seasons change, and they won’t uproot your entire skin care regime, either!

Protecting your skin from seasonal weather changes is an important part of your skin care routine. With each season, the air around us changes drastically, which can really harm our skin if we’re not taking care of it. As fall draws nearer and the air gets cooler and dryer, follow these tips to keep your skin looking fresh and radiant!

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Eucalyptus: The SUPER-Essential Oil

Essential Oil

Eucalyptus is one of the most versatile and multi-purposeful essential oils out there! In this blog post, Madison Esthetics student Allison Schade will go over some of the basic properties, the historical value, and some fun ways to use it, including a DIY body scrub recipe!

Eucalyptus: The SUPER-Essential Oil

Written By: Allison Schade

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Nisha’s Take on Inner Beauty

Sunset

While we certainly spend a lot of time studying how to look beautiful on the outside, it’s far more important to understand the concept of Inner Beauty. When we feel beautiful on the inside, we feel inspired to reflect that beauty onto ourselves and onto our clients through hair and makeup styling. Once we understand and truly internalize what it means to be beautiful on the inside, only then is it possible to make someone else feel beautiful. This kind of self-discovery is what enables our students to channel their creativity, individuality, and passion for the work that they do. Without an understanding of Inner Beauty, their work is impossible.

Nisha Windom is an Esthetics student at our Madison school – here’s her take on Inner Beauty:

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