Aveda Living Blog
Aveda Living Blog
Styling essential #1: Air Control | Use our most versatile hair spray to create myriad effects and looks.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
We keep things quick and easy for the low-maintenance male.
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!
Beautiful summer day at the beach. Focus on beach towel, bag and accessories.
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.
Vivid pops of nearly neon pink and peach tones meld with paler than pastel shades for an extra-illuminating take on natural beauty
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.
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.
Beauty vloggers show their love for Aveda’s new Shampure™ Dry Shampoo
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.
Plant a bloom and join our Bring Back the Pollinators Campaign
We know that honey bees corner the market on engineering the sweet, sticky stuff, but these busy creatures are doing much more. One out of every three bites of food we eat every day, not to mention all of the planet’s herbs, nuts, flowers and plants that keep us healthy, is thanks to the honey bee and its ingenious pollination process.
Rare Bloom, our spring 2015 limited edition hair and makeup collection, welcomes a new breed of customized blonde with Aveda Enlightener™ Blonde Finish Protective Toners to put you in your perfect sunshine state.
Pictures from our Grand Opening Celebration on Sunday, December 7th