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Showing posts from February, 2014

Let's Do This Together

In just over two months, this space is going to be filled with some of the most talented Minnesota Makers! #HAMMS2014 Join us.


HAMMS - Help A Minnesota Maker Succeed HAMMS Event - A Minnesota Market with a Twist! -- A crowd-funding Minnesota market for men, women and their little dogs, too. The Twist? "One lucky ‘Minnesota Maker’ will win up to $5000 of ticket sales and crowd-funding donations," the HAMMS Event hostesses assure. A ONE-DAY Minnesota Market FEATURING: • 25,000 sq. ft. of LOCAL ARTISANS, CLOTHIERS and CRAFTERS SELLING UNIQUE and ONE-OF-A-KIND products. • Doggy photography by Connie Singer so bring your pooch! • Local Food Trucks • Beer tasting by Flat Earth Brewing Co. • NIBBLY bits by Ella's Heavenly Hunks , Drew's Homemade Caramel Corn and Droolin' Moose • FREE PARKING • Great Crowd-Funding incentives • VIP status for first 100 online ticket purchasers! Tickets $10 in advance or $15 at the door. DATE:  SATURDAY, May 3rd, 2014, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. LOCATION:  Former Hamm’s Brewery shipping docks (Everest building) - 713 East Minnehaha Avenu

Embrace Your Bod

Erbaviva has a new body wash  - Embrace . Organic essential oils, and a mild surfactant naturally derived from olive oil are the basis for this marvelous body wash. Grapefruit, Orange and Jasmine soothes the body and tantalizes the mind for a remarkable bath or shower experience. Ingredients: Water, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, decyl glucoside, glycerin, chondrus crispus (carrageenan), citric acid, sodium benzoate, potassium sorbate, *citrus grandis (grapefruit) oil, *santalum spicatum ( sandalwood ) oil, citrus aurantium dulcis ( orange ) oil, jasminum officinale ( jasmine ) flower oil, **citral, **limonene, **linalool, **limonene, **benzyl benzoate. *denotes certified organic ingredient. **denotes component of certified organic ingredient.

Volume Happens

Two brand new products by INtelligent Nutrients: Volumizing Foam Replenishing Hair Spray


The beauty industry lost an amazing leader yesterday, Horst Rechelbacher . Horst was the name I heard when I asked my hairdresser grandmother, "Where should I go to beauty school?" Horst was the name I told my high school career counselor when he asked me where I wanted to go to beauty school. (Much to said counselor's chagrin actually, as he felt Horst Education Center was no place for a "girl from Ellsworth"). Ha! Little did he know that that was all I needed to hear to set the wheels in motion. I was a city girl that moved around the country a lot as a child and I spent 7th-12th grade in a very small town that I couldn't get of out fast enough. In the mid-80's Horst Education Center was the best cosmetology school in the country, hands down. When I went to tour the school in 1983 I knew I was "home". The mansion on LaSalle was in a gritty part of Minneapolis, Prince was ALL the rage, mow-hawks were still hot and hair was all I wan

Chrono Lines

Vie Collection Chrono Lines Ultra Smoothing Cream Proven Chronological Effectiveness On Wrinkles - please watch this video . AFTER 1 HOUR: Dehydration wrinkles reduced by 7% on average* AFTER 1 WEEK: Fatigue wrinkles reduced by 24% on average** AFTER 1 MONTH: Aging wrinkles reduced by 9% on average*** This velvety cream uses a combination of recognized dermocosmetic ingredients to target dehydration, fatigue and aging wrinkles. A high-tech peptide is used to mimic the action of BOTOX®, blocking muscle contraction for a powerful relaxing effect on expression lines. Two types of hyaluronic acid are used to plump the skin by filling deep wrinkles and smoothing out fine lines. *Clinical scorage on 22 women - One application.**Self-evaluation by 22 women - Twice-daily use.***Instrument-based test to measure average skin relief - 16 of the 22 women, average: -4% - Twice-daily use.

Cosmetic Candy Store

Need a break from the cube? Well, you’re in luck! Elixery  is pleased to announce that they're partnering with  City Center in Downtown Minneapolis for a sweet Valentine’s week pop-up!  The shop will be there for one week only , right on the Skyway in City Center near the entrance to the Target Corporate offices. And, since City Center is the most connected building on the Skyway system, Downtowners won’t even have to brave the cold to get there. Of course,  3waybeauty  will have the new Wicked Sexy   just in time for V-Day. Elixery will have lipstick as well as some fresh new products in store for you. They'll also have delights from other cool local cosmetic brands as well – Bodylish , Worker B and more. For lunchtime treats, Hennepin Theater Trust will be performing some spicy Tango dancing, so come down and get your face on with Candra Ruiz Makeup Artistry . We’ve got some extra fun in store for you throughout the week: Tuesday,  Feb. 11th from 11:30 - 1:30

Julie Swenson Lip Hue

This Lip Hue , from Julie Swenson Beauty , delivers a lustrous shine (without the goop) and doubles as a nourishing lip conditioner. Julie Swenson Lip Hue is available in 7 radiant shades (from left to right), Scarlet Red, Pink Lady, Fruit Punch, Peachy, Blush, Adore You and Nougat. Lip Hue contains: KALPARIANE® (Brown Algae) which stimulates and protects the collagen in your skin and helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. KALPARIANE® also increases skin suppleness and firmness. Lips are firmer, smoother & more hydrated. FEATURES & BENEFITS • Helps against photo-aging. • Brown Algae stimulate and protect the collagen in your skin and helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. • Golden Seaweed – helps to reduce DNA damage produced by UV lights. • Paraben Free • Clinically Tested • Non-Irritating • Allergy Tested A 22-year veteran of the beauty industry, Julie Swenson is an award winning makeup artist, hairstylist and ed

Greenbody Greenplanet = Ahnesti

Greenbody Greenplanet  is rebranding, upgrading formulas and adding new products under their new name, Ahnesti Professional Hair Care  - Coming spring 2014! We'll keep you posted as soon as the new products are available. Until then, all Greenbody Greenplanet is 50% off! Go!