December 28, 2014

Product Review: Babyliss Pro Nano Rotating Hot Air Brush

It was two weeks before Christmas when I realized I might not have dropped a sufficient amount of hints for my husband about what to get me present-wise. I also realized there was something that I really felt would make my life easier. My hair is fairly long and thick, and has a bit of wave to it. It’s not quite what I would call curly, but it’s not stick […]
December 18, 2014

Holiday Hair 2014

Whether you have a big holiday party or a small get-together with close friends and family, having gorgeous holiday hair is something we all want this year. From loose and easy to high and detailed, here’s 7 of our favorite looks for the holidays and New Year. 1.) Hollywood Glam   This is one of my favorite looks this year. Best for long, thick locks, this look is soft and […]
December 10, 2014

The Royal Treatment – VIP

In the quiet suburbs of St. Louis, you might not expect to see VIPs all too often, but they’re out there. You might even know a few! A simple, surefire way to spot a Mary Cates Salon VIP is to find the girl who always has a fresh blowout, perfect brows, and camera-ready makeup. A lot of our VIPs have weekly standing appointments to get the royal treatment. Want us to roll […]
December 4, 2014

Defining The Brows

Hello Beautiful! Hairstylist and makeup artist Nina Strid has another makeup basic how-to just for you! Defining the brows is an important, but often overlooked step in makeup application. Products used on model Madison Ruse (also a Hairstylist/makeup artist) are by Bare Minerals. 1. Add a brightening powder concealer beneath the brows to remove any shadowing effects and to define the brows. 2. Begin at the bridge of the nose […]