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WHY INVEST IN PROFESSIONAL HAIR CARE?

At Blondie Salon & Spa, we are dedicated not only to transforming your hair but also to empowering you with expert guidance for its ongoing care and vitality. Investing in professional, prescriptive hair care is more than a simple purchase; it's an essential step towards ensuring the lasting health and beauty of your hair. We use the industry's most effective products in the salon, and we...

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What is Gua Sha?

Gua Sha is an ancient revered Chinese technique that involves scraping the skin with a massage tool to improve circulation and promote lymphatic drainage. Traditionally used to relieve muscle tension and pain, Gua Sha has now made its way into the realm of skincare, where its benefits are being lauded by experts and enthusiasts alike.

The Power of Gua Sha and Skin Serums

When paired with a nourishing skin...

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No matter what skin type you have, there is a GLO2 facial for you!

Stimulate collagen, hydrate, improve skin texture, brighten, and reduce the appearance of pigmentation with the GLO2 oxygen facial.

This unique facial is a three-step...

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If you are looking to shop local this holiday season - we got you covered. Check out our holiday gift guide of products and services that you and your loved ones can enjoy all year! Give the gift of beauty at Blondie Salon & Spa!

Kérastase Gift Sets: Celebrate their greatness with the gift of luxury hair care this holiday season. Try these advanced hair essentials loved by hairdressers worldwide. 3-piece gift sets...

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In the whirlwind of our daily lives, it’s easy to overlook the power of gratitude. Amidst the hustle and bustle, a moment of reflection can transform our perspective. As we navigate the demands of our careers, families, and personal aspirations, it becomes crucial to weave gratitude into our routines, especially within the...

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In the pursuit of well-defined and perfectly groomed eyebrows, beauty enthusiasts have found a game-changing solution: brow lamination. This revolutionary technique has taken the beauty industry by storm, offering a semi-permanent solution for...

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As the season changes from summer to fall, our skin experiences changes too!

With the crisp cold air rolling in, our skin tends to become more dry, and cell turnover slows.

This is why exfoliating is KEY to keeping your skin hydrated and glowing through the colder seasons!

“But, wait…...

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Reserve your next day of self-care with our amazing Spa team! Our customized skin menu is designed to give you a choice of a skin therapy relaxing facial, or relaxation with rejuvenating and corrective results. The Blondie esthetic team will always take time for a custom...

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In our fast-paced lives, it's easy to neglect our skin's health and vitality. However, indulging in regular skin care facials can work wonders in rejuvenating and revitalizing your complexion. At Blondie Salon and Spa, we believe in the transformative power of skin care facials by our trained estheticians. In this blog post, we will explore the importance of skin care facials and how they can enhance your overall well-being.

1. The...

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As the end of summer approaches, many of us find ourselves dealing with hair that has been exposed to sun, salt water, chlorine, and humidity. All these elements can take a toll on our locks- leaving them dry, damaged, and lifeless. However, don't fret! With a little extra care and the right tips, you can revive your end-of-summer hair and restore its natural shine and vitality.

Trim Away the Damage

The first step...

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Blondie Salon & Spa is proud to receive the Kerastase Elite Salon Award for 2022!

What does this mean?...

We are one of the TOP 40 SALONS IN THE USA!

We were also recognized as a TOP 100 L'Oreal Pro salon for 2022 - such an amazing accomplishment!

Thank you to our amazing community of stylists and loyal guests for your constant support, we appreciate you all!

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Whether you’ve just spotted your first gray hair or you’ve been seeing them come in for a while, graying hair is a natural part of aging that vastly differs by person. Prefer to cover it up? Looking to embrace it? There are options and products available that will help to tame and work with your natural gray.

The science behind gray hair.

When hair turns gray, it is because the hair follicles have stopped...

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Wedding season is right around the corner! Hopefully you’re not feeling overwhelmed with plans to create the perfect day. We know it gets stressful! Decorations, invitations, catering, flowers and arrangements- the list goes on and on!

But in the midst of all that, did you stop and think about yourself? Besides, of course, what you’re going to wear LOL! What about having healthy, glowing skin? There will be plenty of photos-...

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Your skin is always changing — and it might need different things from one day to the next. And even when taking care of your skin is ingrained in you, there still might be times it just doesn’t seem to listen. Common skin concerns like redness, fine lines, hyperpigmentation, and dehydration can all be signals that your skin is experiencing a more profound form of damage. No matter how much you listen to your skin, sometimes the signals it’s...

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Extensions may just be the answer for you if all the mascara formulas on the market, lash lifts, and falsies aren’t giving you enough of a boost! We are so excited to announce that we are now offering lash extension services at both Blondie Salon and Spa locations.

Interested, but don't know a thing about lash extensions? No problem! We set up this Beginner's Guide to answer FAQ's:

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When it comes to hair care, we all wish we could wake up with that “just stepped out of the salon” look everyday. Unfortunately for most of us, a day or two later our hair begins to feel oily and we’re forced to wash it. While there are obviously benefits to washing your hair, washing too often can cause scalp dryness and more breakage since hair is most fragile when it’s wet, as well as an increased production of natural oils called sebum...

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This October, we are so excited to celebrate Blondie Salon & Spa 20th Anniversary!

Thank you to all of our amazing guests for your loyalty, we wouldn't be where we are without YOU!

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Did you know that your skin changes along with the seasons? Shifts in temperature, humidity, and other environmental factors can all have a big impact on how your skin looks, feels, reacts, you name it. As if we needed another reason to keep track of our skin, right? Well, here’s how each of the four seasons can impact your skin — and what to do about it!

wow-worthy winter skin

As the temperatures start to cool —...

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Well, who likes feeling static-y and itchy? Not us!

Keeping your hair and skin hydrated through all seasons is super important, especially as the cold weather approaches!

Hydration regulates your oil production so your skin doesn’t start overcompensating, leaving you with dull and greasy skin and hair. And giving yourself some TLC makes you feel good!

Let’s talk about your skin.

When hydrated, it is...

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Spring is here - and Summer is on its way, and if you are like us - you are really looking forward to a change this year. One of the best ways to change up your hair color is to invest in highlights. Think about it: you don’t have to deal with the commitment that comes with a full head of new, permanent color; and the maintenance can be so much easier. There is no better way to get a lived-in, sun-kissed look!

Of course, highlights can...

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We are thrilled to announce that Blondie Salons has been recognized as a Kerastase Official Top 100 Hair Salon for 2021!

We are so proud of our team and their hard work over the past year.

Thank you to all of our Newton and Waltham guests for your ongoing support and loyalty - we appreciate you all!

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Blondie Salons is now certified in Hair Talk hair extensions!

The variety of colors, lengths, and installation methods make almost anyone a great candidate for hair extensions...whether you're looking for a little extra length or a thicker head of hair!

Tape-ins, Keratin bonds, and hand-tied wefts will all be offered as installation methods.

Interested and looking to know more?...

Reserve a complimentary...

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As our business continues to grow, we are thrilled to announce that we are moving to a larger location and expanding our staff and offerings!

Effective Sunday January 23, 2022 Blondie Salons in Newton will be opening the doors at our NEW space at 9 Beacon Place in Newton Center!

Our new location is a 3 minute drive (.7mi) from...

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What exactly is a Brazilian Blowout?

Through the use of bonding technology, this liquid keratin formula actually improves the condition of the hair by creating a protective protein layer around the hair shaft to eliminate frizz and smooth the cuticle. After applying the treatment, the hair is blow dried, straightened, rinsed out, and blow dried again. The heat causes the chemicals to activate and bond to the...

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