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{On Trend} Burgundy Hair

Posted November 18, 2014 at 10:02 am By Re Salon & Med Spa

We love bold hair color so we really like the burgundy hair trend.  This hair color isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s for spunky ladies who want to be noticed. And we think it’s just perfect for fall and winter 2014. We know it’s tempting to go to the drug store and pick up a box of semi permanent box dye. But trust us, just don’t do it. You never know how your own personal hair color is going to react to the cheap box dye and if your color will truly turn out like the color on the box. We fix at-home dye jobs on a regular basis. So please let us save you the trouble.

If you want to try out this trendy new look for the winter, our professional colorists at Re can work with you to determine exactly what shade of burgundy you want and how to best achieve that with your natural and/or colored hair.

Here are some of our favorite burgundy hair looks for a little inspiration!

Burgundy Sleek Hair

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We love this sleek hair style with long layers as much as we love her burgundy hair color.

Burgundy Hair Curly


You can’t go wrong with gorgeous long hair and big ringlets. The rich burgundy hair color is icing on the cake.

Burgundy Hair Bun


A high bun is a perfect easy and chic look. But her vibrant burgundy hair color makes her look really unique.

Burgundy Hair Curly


This edgy all-black look goes perfect with her soft burgundy curls.

Burgundy Hair Natural Hair


We love the contrast of brighter/lighter burgundy with the dark burgundy hair color.

Burgundy Hair Bob


A great trendy cut plus burgundy hair color makes this model look very on trend.

Call Re at 704-334-8087 to schedule an appointment with our talented hair colorists or schedule online here.

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Painless Effective Hair Removal with Forever Bare BBL

Posted November 13, 2014 at 8:44 pm By Re Salon & Med Spa

foreverbare BBL

Forever Bare BBL from Sciton is a revolutionary technology in hair removal.  Traditionally, hair removal devices apply all of their energy to any given area all at once.  By sending multiple lower fluence pulses at a high repetition rate, Forever Bare BBL provides a treatment that is safe, feast, efficacious, and comfortable. Through continuous movement during the treatment, Forever Bare BBL allows for extremely even heating of hair follicles and minimizes missed areas that occur with traditional hair removal devices.


In addition to the continuous motion technique, the thermoelectrically cooled sapphire plate on the Forever Bare BBL handpiece provides continuous cooling, even at maximum power, to keep the skin cool and comfortable before, during the after treatment.

A large 15 x 45 mm spot size with the highest power and repetition rate of any light device on the market allows for extremely fast treatment times.

By providing energy in multiple bursts instead of all at once, Forever Bare BBL keeps the skin protected and progressively raises the follicle temperature to the therapeutic level for hair removal.

Multiple spot size adapters allow the user to treat large areas quickly and small areas precisely.  Smoothie adapters soften the edges of the treatment head to make the treatment more comfortable when using the motion technique.

Safe for Darker Skin
By increasing the temperature of the follicle to the therapeutic levels gradually and keeping the skin protected with cooling, Forever Bare BBL can effectively treat up to skin type V.

Check out these amazing before and after photos!







Read to see what Forever Bare BBL can do for you? Call us at 704-334-8087 to schedule your appointment now or schedule online here.

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Makeup Tricks to Make Eyes Look Bigger

Posted November 12, 2014 at 11:18 am By Re Salon & Med Spa

Makeup Tricks to Make Eyes Look Bigger

Whether you were born with small eyes or just want to really make your eyes pop, here are seven easy tips to make your eyes look big and gorgeous!

1. Line your bottom lids with white eyeliner.

This gives your eyes a “wide awake” look. We like (insert white eyeliner here).

2. If using dark eyeliner, don’t line your entire lid.

Either line just the top lid or if you line the bottom lid, stop where your lashes stop. You can also very thinly line the top lid starting at the lashes and gradually making the eyeliner thicker towards the outer corner of the eye. For a glamorous look, join the bottom lid eyeliner and top lid eyeliner at a “V” in the outer corner of your lid. Draw the line out or smudge for a cat-eye look.

3. Apply mascara to both sets of lashes.

Longer lashes create the illusion of wider bigger eyes. So curl eyelashes first, then apply several coats.

4. Use a highlighting concealer around your eyes.

Dark circles can make eyes look smaller.

5. Keep eyebrows groomed so you have arched clean lines.

Consider trimming eyebrows if they appear too shaggy. Better yet, have this done by a professional esthetician.

6. Choose light colors for eyeshadow.

Just like dark circles, dark eyeshadow can make eyes appear smaller.

7. Highlight your brow bone.

Use a highlighting cream, pencil, or very pale eyeshadow.

Like our tips? You can learn even more by having your makeup done by one of our talented makeup artists. Call 704-334-8087 to schedule your appointment now!


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The Dos and Don’t of Using an Eyelash Curler

Posted November 7, 2014 at 4:45 pm By Re Salon & Med Spa

How To Use An Eyelash Curler

DO use the eyelash curler before applying mascara.
Applying mascara before using an eyelash curler can cause lashes to break.

DON’T heat the eyelash curler with a blow dyer.
The risk of burning your eyelid with hot metal far outweighs the benefit of having curly lashes.

DO curl the lash in three parts — the base, the middle of the lash, and the tip of the last.
This helps achieve a natural look.

DON’T apply a hard clamp to the eyelash curler.
Instead, slowly “walk” your curler out to the three sections (base, middle tip) so you don’t end up with a major crease.

DO apply eye makeup (sans mascara) before curling lashes.

DON’T press and hold for less than 30 seconds.
The longer, the better.

DO apply 2+ coats of mascara for extra va-va voom.

DON’T forget to de-clump any lashes that stick together with a eyelash brush.

Like our tips? Then you have to try our makeup services! Call 704-334-8087 to schedule an appointment. Don’t forget about us for special occasions and any time you just want to look your best!

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The Half Up Do

Posted November 5, 2014 at 12:10 pm By Re Salon & Med Spa

We absolutely adore a cute half up do. They’re perfect for the day after you shampoo, when the weather is nasty and you want something more chic than a ponytail, or when you just need to keep your hair out of your eyes. Plus, it’s a great way to show off some fabulous earrings. We’ve created a montage of our favorite half up do looks to inspire you to try this look or try a new version of this look.

These half up do hairstyles are easy to achieve whether you have long hair or short. They’re sophisticated enough for pairing with a wedding veil but also casual enough for a Saturday at your local brewery.

Keep scrolling to see some gorgeous up do looks. You may even see a few faces you know!

Easy Half Up Do

Easy Twisted Back Up Do (source)

Short Hair Half UP

Casual Breezy Up Do for Short Hair (source)Cool Half Up Do

Cool Knot Half Up Do (source)

Dark Hair Half Up

Middle Part Up Do (source)

Carrie Underwood Half Up Hairstyle

Carrie Underwood’s Curly Half Up Do (source)

Half Up with Bangs

Casual Half Up Do with Bangs (source)

Taylor Swift Half Up

Taylor Swift’s Cute Half Up Do with Bangs (source)

Twisted Half Up Do

Beautiful Twisted Up Do with Curls (source)

Bouffant Half Up Do

Glam Up Do (source)

Reese Witherspoon Half Up

Reese Witherspoon Dressy Half Up Do (source)

Half Up Celebrity

Ashley Benson’s Messy Half Up Do (source)

Half Up Retro

Glam Half Up Bouffant Do + Tutorial (source)

Half Up Hairstyle

Braided Half Up Do (source)


Emma Watson’s Half Up Do (source)


Clair Daines’ Easy Half Up Do (source)

Need help achieving one of these gorgeous half up do looks? Call us at 704-334-8087 or schedule an appointment online with one of our fabulous stylists.

Looking for more hairstyle ideas?

Our Favorite Short Hairstyles Right Now

4 Date Night Hairstyles for Long Hair

4 Quick Holiday Hairstyles

Our Favorite Buns

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