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The Official Blog of Marilyn Monroe Spas

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Hair Extensions 101

We all want the long, thick, gorgeous hair that stars like Kim Kardashian, Beyonce, and Selena Gomez flaunt down the red carpet. What is the secret to the celebs’ stunning hair? Extensions!

The invention of hair extensions is one of those beauty innovations that manages to combine versatility and glamour all in one. There are so many options for hair extensions depending on your hair texture, your lifestyle, and your desired look that you could spend days trying to answer some of these common queries about extensions:

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Get Beach Ready for Spring Break

Whether you are in college or not, spring is a great time for a quick getaway! Taking a few days to soak up some sun and enjoy the warmer weather is good for the body, mind, and soul. Digging through your closet to find your bikini is an important part of beach prep, but there are a few other essentials to remember before you go.

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4 Things Every Spring Bride Includes in Her Beauty Routine

First things first: congratulations on your engagement! Getting ready for your wedding and the prospect of spending your life with the one you love is an amazing and exciting time in any bride’s life.

We don’t need to tell you that as your wedding approaches you have a lot to think about. There are flowers, menus, place settings, seating charts, centerpieces, hotel accommodations, the list goes on. Almost every single thing needs your attention, and your look is high on the list of priorities.

On your wedding day you want to look as happy as you feel, so take our advice and look over these 4 things to help you make the most of this fun planning stage!

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Waxing Vs. Threading: The Differences Between These Popular Hair Removal Techniques

Eyebrows are certainly having a moment. With stars choosing bolder, thicker, and more precise shapes, women everywhere are clamoring to up their eyebrow game.

For a long time, the go-to salon offering for eyebrow grooming has been waxing, but a new method of facial hair removal has entered the scene: threading. Many women are reluctant to try this new technique because they don’t know how it compares to waxing.

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Beauty without Botox

I think it is safe to say that we all want to capture our youthful appearance as long as possible. That isn’t to say that looks are everything. They most certainly aren’t. But there is nothing wrong with wanting to present a beautiful and smiling visage to the world.

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Repairing Summer Damage: Deep Conditioning Treatments for a Glossy Mane

It’s official: summer is over. Although the days of frolicking in the sun, swimming in the pool, and lounging on the beach are in the past, fall and winter have their fair share of positive attributes. For one thing, your hair will thank you for ending the onslaught of sun, saltwater, and chlorine, even if you are sad that you can no longer achieve those perfect beach waves.

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5 Spring Hair Trends We Adore

Spring has sprung and as we all know it’s the perfect time to begin a transformation whether it’s your wardrobe or hair. It never hurts to try something new especially with your hair. Trying a new style or color may be just what you need to to get in the spirit of spring. Today, we’re sharing with you 5 spring hair trends we adore.

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3 Perfect Holiday Hairstyles

It’s holiday season which means the holiday parties and gatherings are in full effect. These simple yet chic hairstyles are perfect for any holiday party. Whether you have short, long, or curly hair you can pull off one of these styles.

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