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Getting that ‘I woke up like this’ glow in Calgary

One of the best parts of being in this Instagram/blogging world is getting to learn about the best places in YYC to go to get that ‘I woke up like this’ glow. Here are my favourite places to get prettied in Calgary: BEST BROWS – LAURA BROWS Keeping your brows feathered is a personal preference. I typically don’t follow brows trends…we all remember the 90’s. But leaving the hair long and feathered is not permanent and creates a high fashion and youthful look that I am LOVING!! *BOOKING IN BIO * *Eyebrow Wax and Tint Specialist *¬† A post shared by Laura Frostad (@laurabrows) on May 29, 2017 at 8:01am PDT I found out about Laura Brows 100% through Instagram. I was having a bad brow day and I put a call out on my Instagram story for where the best place to go for brows in Calgary is. Overwhelmingly, people responded with Laura Brows and within a few hours I excitedly booked my first appointment¬†(albeit my appointment was a few weeks away!). At the time, Laura was renting a chair at a hair salon downtown but she has now moved to run a studio of her own in Parkdale. […]

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How to make your lash extensions last

I have short blonde lashes naturally and discovering lash extensions has been a complete game changer. Not only do they make my eyes pop and look larger, but they have simplified and sped up my morning routine (helloooo literal I woke up like this days). I’ve had lash extensions on and off for over 5 years now from a variety of different places but hands down the best place in YYC to get your lashes done is at Doll Headz. Justine at Doll Headz is super knowledgeable about lashes, listens to your requests and knows how to make them last. She was the first person to tell me that I needed to cleanse my lashes and when I told her that no one had ever told me that before she was floored. Justine sees a lot of clients who have gone to well known salons only to have their lashes covered in glue, stuck together or even just feeling really uncomfortable. Definitely trust reviews and word of mouth when it comes to lashes and don’t just go to a ‘brand name’ place because it’s convenient! As I was semi-napping while getting a lash fill, I pseudo interviewed Justine on what […]

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