Okay, let’s be honest. As we savor the last moments of Chicago’s summer, our inner red-carpet divas start to come out of hibernation and contemplate the arrival of fall. Yes, fall. September’s 10-pound Vogue. Salivating textures. Rich colors. Boots. Fur. Did someone say cashmere? But before hitting the shops, the easiest way to evolve your look for fall is a mandatory trip to your favorite salon for this season’s must-have haircuts and color. What will …
It’s no secret that braids and blowouts are two of the hottest hair trends of the summer season. But, let’s be honest — creating these coveted hairstyles isn’t as easy as it looks. Thanks to Sine Qua Non Salons’ launch of their new Sine Style Bar, you now have a place to get fashion forward hairdos without all the work and online hair tutorials. Hallelujah! Beginning Friday, June 13 from 5pm to 9pm, the Sine Style Bar will be open every other Friday as the ultimate prep spot for your summer soiree outings. Come in, get comfortable and get styled for a steal at $35. Born from the collaboration of SQN’s top stylist, the … Read more
With the harsh winter days finally behind us, it’s time to round up your girls for a day of pampering. Welcome warmer weather and summer days with a glowing sun-kissed spray tan, blowout and manicure from Jenn Dieas. Glowout, a recently revamped salon in the West Loop, is the evolution of Golden Girl, the popular airbrush tanning business that Jenn started in 2007 from her tiny Lincoln Park apartment. When Jenn moved to Chicago from Florida, this Sunshine State beauty wasn’t going to let the Windy City stop her from glowing year round. Jenn immersed herself into the world of sunless tanning and used her educational background in esthetics to figure out a … Read more
Our favorite memories from school are getting ready to go out with all our best friends. We’d try on clothes together, help each other with our makeup and hair and listen to music. It was the best part about going out, especially if you don’t count eating cereal and chatting post night-out in the kitchen. That’s really going in after all. Those moments are lost on us as adults. We get ready alone and then rush to meet a friend elsewhere. Where did those incredible bonding moments go? Luckily sisters Mal and Co of goldplaited understand that getting ready is the real good time when going out. They are offering an opportunity … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!