Health & Wellness

Five Ways to be More Grateful This Year


We’re so excited and we just can’t hide it—we made the Salon Today 200 List of Best Salons in America for the fifth year in a row in the areas of Compensation & Benefits and Education—and we owe it all to you! To our guests, our stylists and everyone else, we couldn’t be more thankful for each and every one of you that walk in our doors. To celebrate our five years on the list, we’re spreading the love—we’re sharing five of our favorite ways to be a little more grateful to one another for the new year. (And beyond!)

Winterizing Your Skincare Routine with Aveda


Is there anything more beautiful than the transition from summer to fall and winter in Fredericksburg? The leaves change colors, the air gets crisp and dry, and we can finally pull out those cozy sweaters from the depths of our closet. And just as a change in weather means changing up your wardrobe, it also should bring about a change in your beauty regimen. The good news is that Aveda has products for every season and every skin type—so you can stay with the brand you love and trust all year round. Read on for our tips for transitioning your skin care routine from summer to winter.

The Tulip Guide To Keeping Your Cool

Having endured many humid Virginia summers, we like to think we’ve elevated staying cool to an art form. We’ve developed a major fixation on Aveda products that feature cooling herbs and ingredients. Think of them as your own personal, purse-sized AC units.

Six Fun Ways to Make Your Earth Month Count

While you’re getting out your spring/summer wardrobe and dusting off your rain boots, we encourage you to take a few minutes to think about what you can do to honor the Earth and to promote conservation and environmental responsibility. We’ve put together a list of six simple, fun and (dare we say) indulgent things you can do to participate in Earth Month. Try one or try them all—you just might love it.

Beauty Resolutions You’ll Love Sticking To


What better time to break out of a style rut than the New Year? Whether drastic or subtle, a hair makeover is a great way to start 2017 feeling fresh—and maybe put some holiday gift cards to good use. We’re in love with color melting, a kissing cousin of ombré that involves blending three colors together seamlessly. Because there’s no harsh root line, this color technique could see you into spring and beyond. (Read: a resolution that keeps itself.)

Why your wellness routine should include massages

Hello, friends! We’re so excited to announce to you today that we’re expanding our menu to now include an array of spa services. We’re advocates for wellness—one of the reasons we’re an Aveda salon—and we can’t wait to fill you in on what we’ve added, what you can expect, and how you can save big on your first spa service.

Aveda massages offer mind, body & spirit healing