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Mother’s Day gift ideas guaranteed to make her day

There’s no one like Mom—she always has your back, supports you no matter what and loves you fiercely (you know she still hasn’t forgiven that guy who broke your heart in 6th grade). And while she’s the best, she’s also notoriously hard to shop for. So what do you get the woman who gave you the world? Here are a few Mother’s Day gift ideas that are thoughtful, different, and guaranteed to make her…

Making The Case For Clean Water—Everywhere

Picture this: your morning coffee, the tap water you use to brush your teeth, your shower water, the food you prepare for breakfast—even the ice in your freezer—riddled with deadly contaminants. And that’s just the beginning.

Feed My Lips: Your Guide to the Perfect Color

Spring is coming, and it’s the perfect time to refresh your makeup to go with the vibrant and floral hues of the season. With perfect timing, Aveda recently released a new lip line—Feed My Lips—and here at The Ultimate Salon we couldn’t be happier, because with 23 new shades, there’s a color for every occasion.

Hair Color Trends We’re Obsessed With

From pops of peekaboo pastel to beautiful contouring color, hair color is having a moment. And at The Ultimate Salon, we couldn’t be happier, because there’s nothing we love more than self-expression—and today’s color trends are the ultimate creative outlet.

Invati Advanced Delivers Even Thicker, Fuller Hair

At The Ultimate Salon when it comes to thicker, fuller hair, we’re trading resolutions for results. Enter: Aveda’s new Invati Advanced.

The 411 for First-Time Color Guests

You’ve made your decision—you want to color your hair for the first time. After much thought (and reassurance from your friends), you’re set on your new look—and we’re right behind you, too! From consultation to completion, we’ve thought of everything to get you prepared.

Quickie Ways to Step Up Your Hair Game

Beauty goals and convenience don’t always go hand-in-hand, but there are times when getting your hair just right can happen in one step. We’ve put together our must-haves for those times when you’ve got to elevate your look and you’ve got to do it NOW.

How To Save 10% In 3 (Fun, Easy) Steps

Save on services, products, and even shoes with the 3 for 10 rewards Program from The Ultimate Salon and Spa.

What You Probably Don’t Know About Exfoliation

We all want a glowing complexion and reduced fine lines. Exfoliation might just be your answer to achieve both coveted results at once. It also maximizes your results with other products in your skin care regimen by eliminating absorbency barriers. Ready for people to ask you how you have such brilliant-looking skin? Read on!

Our Favorite Fall Hair Updates

We’re in the dog days of Onalaska summer now, but autumn has already come and gone in the world of fashion—designers showed their Fall/Winter 2017/18 collections back in March. From vibrant greens to bold buzz cuts, the big styles of the upcoming season are all about having fun and living on the edge (at least aesthetically). Want a sneak peek of more things to come? Read on for inspiration.