The Secret to Softer Skin

The Secret to Softer Skin

Underscoring the vital importance of hydration, the English poet W. H. Auden once said, “Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.” And while one would hopefully have both in one’s life, it is physically impossible for your body—or skin—to thrive without water. 

Makeup How-To: Glowing Skin & Ornate Lids

Makeup How-To: Glowing Skin & Ornate Lids

A fresh face is highlighted by beautifully intense eye

There’s nothing quite like gorgeous skin and smoldering eyes. We love both and are thrilled they take center stage in our upcoming fall collection Fōlklôr, a spirited celebration of color, texture, bohemia and beautiful artistry. Janell Geason, Aveda Global Artistic Director for Makeup, created the stunning Risør Rose look (seen here) that is as effortlessly fresh as it is hypnotizing.

 

How to stay (really) safe in the sun

How to stay (really) safe in the sun

Despite the fact that so much ink has been spilled on sunscreen, protecting yourself from the sun’s rays is relatively simple: Use sunscreen, every day, rain or shine. Of course the devil is in the details, so we’ve put together a sun-safety primer to make sure you’re sufficiently covered not just in summer, but also year-round.

How To Get Smooth Hair

How To Get Smooth Hair

Experts tips for sleek summer strands.
While the combination of warmer temps and moister air comes with many things we look forward to all year—the beach leaps to mind—it also delivers one of the biggest hair woes for women of all tress types: frizz.

Get This Summer’s Hottest Hair Styles

Get This Summer’s Hottest Hair Styles

Aveda Artist Amanda Faia keeps us looking good for all of summer’s favorite activities

Aveda Artist Amanda Faia of FOURTEENJAY in New York City took on the task of showing us how to create this season’s must-have summer styles. We’re talking about the Crown Braid, the Half Up Bun— yes, “The Hun!” — and the Half Up Braid.

Thanks, Dad!

Thanks, Dad!

 The Rizzieri father and son duo inspire for the perfect family weekend.

This Sunday, dads across America get the day to relax and feel appreciated as their nearest and dearest celebrate Father’s Day.

Celebrating Pride

Celebrating Pride

 Aveda salons embark on June celebrations.

Throughout June, Aveda Artists and students will be celebrating Pride Month. Here, two busy salons share what Pride means to them.

Spring Essentials

Spring Essentials

Beauty and wellness tips to welcome in the new season

Say hello to longer days and sunny skies as spring is finally on the horizon. With the new season comes inspiration for a new look, maybe a fresh cut or new hair color. To offer you with some inspiration we asked three beauty and wellness tastemakers how they ring in spring.

Aveda products for every beach bag!

Aveda products for every beach bag!

As the school year comes to an end and summer vacation plans are in the works, there are three products that are a MUST in everyone’s beach bag!

Top 4 Reasons To See a Professional Colorist

Top 4 Reasons To See a Professional Colorist

Nothing compares to a trained eye when it comes to hair color

So you’re thinking about a new hair color and switching things up, which is the perfect reason to see a professional colorist over a DIY option at home. Sure, box color may seem convenient and alluring with its promises of instant color changes, but it has some pretty major limitations. For one, since a professional is not applying it or customizing it to your needs, you never know what you’re going to get and just have to hope for the best.

Makeup How-To: Peach Lids

Makeup How-To: Peach Lids

Vivid pops of nearly neon pink and peach tones meld with paler than pastel shades for an extra-illuminating take on natural beauty

Bright Ideas: Our Artists Share How They Live Colorfully

Bright Ideas: Our Artists Share How They Live Colorfully

Switching from a natural lip color to a dazzling fuchsia or juicing up our hair color to a more vivid shade, can be amazingly uplifting. And while our Aveda Artists are committed to energizing our outlooks through creating gorgeous hair hues and stunning makeup looks, they also believe that leading a more colorful life is an “inside job” that encompasses the choices we make, how we treat people and the actions we take.

Aveda Spring/Summer Makeup Collection: Indian Sunset

Aveda Spring/Summer Makeup Collection: Indian Sunset

If you are anything like us, then you are probably craving bright sunshine and fresh spring air too. Even though warm weather is just around the corner, we thought you might want to mix up your makeup a little early. Introducing Aveda’s newest Spring/Summer collection: Indian Sunset.

Lasting Locks

Lasting Locks

Beauty vloggers show their love for Aveda’s new Shampure™ Dry Shampoo

Curl Talk

Curl Talk

Because everyone deserves beautiful hair days, every day, we asked our Facebook fans to reveal the hair concern that has them the most flummoxed, and we shared them with our Global Artistic Director for Textured Hair, Tippi Shorter.