Category: Styling Tips
June 14, 2018
Everyone loves a good summer romance, or even a good summer action movie. The only thing that makes it better is the beautiful hair we know and love.
May 5, 2015
As Mother’s Day approaches, husbands, children, grandchildren, and well-wishers of all stripes are scurrying to find the perfect present for mom. For busy moms, Mother’s Day may be little more than a reminder of the steady march of time. If you’re anything like most moms, you’re probably sick of anti-aging tips that don’t work and products that fail. We’re ready to change all that, with your complete guide to Mother’s Day anti-aging by age. Whether you’re looking for a quick pick-me-up or a luxurious anti-aging treatment, we’ve got you covered.
April 7, 2015
As prom season gets into full swing, we wanted to give you look into what can help you stand out on your big day.
Updos Still In Vogue
Whether you like the messy look of a textured updo or the intricate geometry of a style full of braids, you’ll find an updo that can suit every taste. The students at Phagans practice updos constantly and can really come up with some cool styles. And we’re offering updos in our prom packages.
Nails That Won’t Fail
There are so many choices out there, it’s hard to go wrong provided your nail look matches your overall look. Phagans is offering a manicure with our prom packages this year so leave it to the experts to take care of you. Want some tips …
March 14, 2015
This season’s prom trends are all about mega-glamour in a wearable package. There’s good news for early birds: start planning your look now, and you may find yourself saving a pretty penny before stores increase prices on prom-related goods.
February 6, 2015
If thoughts of date night conjure images of your hair baking in a straightener or spending an hour with curlers in your hair, think again, because you’re doing it wrong. Date night glam doesn’t have to take forever, and it certainly doesn’t have to lead to endless frustration. Take the guesswork out of your next sultry evening with these five super-easy hairstyles.
Beach waves are the style of the moment everywhere from fashion runways to local coffee shops. This romantic, alluring look is super-easy to pull off. Simply grab a one-inch curling iron and wrap one- to two-inch sections of hair around it, leaving the ends loose. Finger-comb, spray, and then go. For an even easier take on this gorgeous look, try wrapping your …
January 2, 2015
New Year’s resolutions can feel like little more than exercises in futility. Before you know it, you’ve broken your diet, quit saving money, or continued fighting with your obnoxious sibling. Beauty resolutions, though, don’t require you to give anything up. If you’re looking for an easy-to-keep resolution that will improve your appearance and make life just a bit easier this year, try one of these beauty resolutions.
Two generations ago, putting on lipstick was a female rite of passage. Lipstick tubes came in glorious designs, with compacts to match. Today, though, many women eschew lipstick altogether. Lip color is quickly coming back into vogue, though, and you may be surprised to see how much a pop of color can add to your look. …
December 3, 2014
If thoughts of the holiday season call to mind endless stressful shopping sprees and way too much time spent waiting in line, it’s time to revamp your attitude toward the holidays. The holiday season is about endless glamour, a pinch of romance, and a hefty dose of gorgeousness. This season’s key looks blend the dramatic femininity of a bygone era with the effortless, slightly undone fashions of today. Here’s what you need to know to leave passersby doing a double-take this holiday season.
This fall, hair trends moved toward rich, deep colors, and far away from the pale, understated blonds of a few seasons ago. Auburn, rich red, and espresso were all huge on the runways. Want a hair color change without shaking …
October 10, 2014
As the leaves begin to fall and crisp nights turn distinctly chilly and rainy, it’s easy to resign yourself to hibernation. Fall is the perfect time to try a new hair color, though, particularly since the sun is less likely to bleach your hair and undermine your fabulous new hue. Don’t give up on looking amazing just because it’s getting dreary! Check out these must-have autumn trends and shake up your everyday look!
Neon hair was all the rage on Fall runways, and celebrities such as Katy Perry and Nicole Richie eagerly jumping on the bandwagon. Neon pink, blue, and green are must-haves for the truly daring. For a slightly more subdued look, some hair trend-setters are trying Easter egg hues instead.
September 5, 2014
When we think of fall in the Pacific Northwest we don’t really think about color. Maybe that’s because every color goes with our gray skies. And who would notice anyway as most people have their heads buried in a phone or a cup of coffee. But at Phagans we want you to step outside your hoodie comfort zone and think about what the Fall world would be like with a little more zing.
According to the color gurus as Pantone, the fall colors will not be typical of the season, highlighted by deep reds, purples, and blues, with just a touch of yellow. In New York, these color choices can be seen on runways in a variety of styles. We’ve picked out …
August 15, 2014
For some, back-to-school marks a return to cherished friendships and a place at the top of the school pecking order. For others, returning to school is a miserable departure from the freedom and leisure of summer. No matter how you feel about going back to school, though, one thing rings true: like it or not, fashion matters at school. If you wear clothes that make you feel good about yourself, you’ll be more comfortable in your own skin and – with a little luck – you might just gain a reputation as the go-to person for style advice.
When you’re rushing out the door first thing in the morning, you don’t have time for endless makeup. To maximize …