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Together Again: Aveda’s Cherry Almond Returns To Our Shelves

Source: Aveda They say, “Absence makes the heart grow fonder.” After a 10-year break, Aveda’s long-lost love, Cherry Almond, is back and better than ever, and we couldn’t be happier. Back in 1978, Cherry Almond was a pioneering Aveda line, at the time called Cherry Almond Bark; it provided softening and moisturizing benefits and had… Read more »


Men of San Antonio: Treat yourself to a grooming service

It’s 2018, and well-groomed men are in. Gone are the days when salon and spa services were just women getting haircuts, manicures and pedicures with cucumbers on their eyes. Barbershops are delivering grooming and relaxing services catered specially to men. The best part? There’s whiskey involved. Read on to learn about what we’ve got to… Read more »


Why Braids are the Style of the Season

Braids are making one of the biggest comebacks ever (take that, Camila Cabello), and for good reason. From traditional braids to the more complex fishtail and French, braids can take you from the fest grounds to a low-key day of errands—effortlessly. For the best braid advice around, we took it to Angelique Cardenas from K.… Read more »


The Do’s and Don’ts of Curly Hair

Curly Hair

Oh, curly, textured hair—we get it. It’s a love-hate relationship. Sometimes you love the volume and that naturally added something-something. For the best advice around, we took it to Monica Hayes from Salon Syzygy for all the do’s and don’ts when you’re feeling less than fond of your coils and curls. With the right touches… Read more »




Why Guests (And Stylists) Love Our No-Tipping Mantra

Why Guests (And Stylists) Love Our No-Tipping Mantra

Photo source: Instagram Tipping can be awkward, especially in salons and spas, leaving guests guessing who they should tip and how much. By creating our no-tipping mantra at K. Charles and Salon Syzygy 20 years ago, we’ve taken the guesswork out of the equation and created a more comfortable environment that benefits both our guests… Read more »