Holiday Gift Guide: 4 Gifts Under $40

Holiday Gift Guide: 4 Gifts Under $45 We can't believe that it's almost time for the holiday season once again!  No one can deny that the best part of the holidays is the feeling of giving a special gift to someone you love.  That's why we've put together a list of a few gifts you can purchase at Canvas... without breaking the bank!   1. Blowout Blowouts are truly a blessing in disguise.  With the busy holiday season, sometimes it is hard to find time in your day to style your own hair.  Therefore, we think that this is a gift that ladies of every age will enjoy!  No matter what stylist you see at Canvas, our blowouts are a flat price of $40, making it a perfect gift.   2. 30-Minute Skin Bar Who doesn't love a little pampering?  We've talked about the 30-Minute Skin Bar in a pr
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Fresh Face for Fall: Our Skincare Secrets

Fresh Face for Fall: Our Skincare Secrets As the last bit of warm Summer weather starts fading away, the crisp Fall air starts becoming more noticeable - especially for your skin. If your skin freaks out when the seasons change - fear not!  We've put together a few of our favorite skincare tips and tricks to get you through the colder weather. Treat Yourself! We offer a few services at Canvas to help balance your complexion.  The first option would be our 1-hour facial with one of our amazing estheticians.  Never gotten a facial at Canvas?  You are missing out!  The service starts off with an esthetician having a conversation with you about your skin.  From there, the pampering begins with a skincare session that is customized to you.  You will leave the salon feeling refreshed and glowing! For a
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Fall Favorites

It's the most wonderful time of the year... Autumn!  Crisp morning air, sweaters, leaves changing colors - what's there not to love about the fall in Ohio?  We have compiled a list of Canvas' Top Five Fall Favorites in honor of the best season of the year! Texture Tonic Although you might think this is a summer essential, Aveda recently launched their version of a sea salt spray, Texture Tonic, and we're kind of obsessed.  It allows you to create piece-y definition with messy, loose curls.  We think textured waves pair perfectly with an oversized sweater and Starbucks in-hand!   Shadow Root The season of bright balayage is coming to an end, but it's okay if you're not over it.  Ask your stylist to give you a shadow root! It will transform your color perfectly from summer to fall.  This co
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Pramasana: A Facial for Your Scalp

All About Pramasana This month at Canvas, we're putting the spotlight on the newest scalp treatment from Aveda: Pramasana.  Described as "a facial for your scalp," Pramasana is a three-step treatment designed to target your scalp to provide a beautiful foundation for your hair. You can find these products to purchase, or have one of our stylists do it for you!  Keep reading if you struggle with any scalp issues, or if you're looking for yet another way to treat yourself! Exfoliate The first step of Pramasana is to exfoliate the scalp.  The specially designed brush has looped bristles that gently loosen up any buildup you may have.  We love this step because not only does it feel amazing, but it also clears your scalp for the next two steps of the treatment. Cleanse The Scalp Cleanser is the next step
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Spring/Summer Makeup: Solstice Bloom

We always love new makeup launches from Aveda, and the Solstice Bloom collection might just be our favorite.  This Spring/Summer collection includes four eyeshadow shades, three Nourish-mint lip colors, two lip glazes, and our favorite - one highlighter.  Keep reading to discover your new favorite makeup product from Aveda! The Collection: Solstice Bloom   Let’s talk about the eyeshadow shades. These creamy, pigmented shadows come in four colors: Night Silk, Elderberry, Rare Lily, and Sun Pebble.  There’s a shade to compliment every eye color, and we’re loving how wearable they are. Also included in this collection are three Nourish-mint shades: Pink Zinnia, Coral Sands, and Pinkstone.  Although all three of these shades are in the “pink” family, they all offer something different.
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Summer Essentials: 8 Aveda Products to Get You Through Summer

Summer Essentials: 8 Aveda Products to Get You Through Summer Summer is here, and along with it comes the heat, humidity, and sunshine.  Don’t worry though, we have you covered!  The Canvas team put together a list of favorites, and we figured it’s time to let you all in on our lifesaving Aveda products for the summer.  If you don't want to feel like a hot mess this summer, keep reading!   Shampure Dry Shampoo This Aveda product is a fine powder that you simply puff into your roots to instantly revive your hair.  It works by absorbing excess oil between shampoos.  We love it because you are able to extend your hairstyle into the second or third day - allowing you to go longer without having to apply heat to it!     Shampure Dry Conditioner Going along w
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Farewell Frizz: Keratin Benefits

A keratin treatment will have you saying goodbye to frizzy hair this summer! Read more to see how this process works. All About Keratin With the summer season approaching and the weather getting hotter and hotter, the only thing you're thinking about is "How can I get my hair to look decent despite all this frizz?!"  Can you imagine if you didn't even have to worry about the frizz?  Keratin treatments take your curly, unruly and frizzy hair and transform it into smooth, manageable and frizz-free. How does it work? First, your stylist will wash your hair with a clarifying shampoo.  This will ensure the hair is fully cleansed before beginning the treatment. Next, the keratin product is applied to the hair from scalp to ends.  The hair will be fully saturated with the product and combed through.
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Earth Month at Canvas

Being an Aveda salon, we are very passionate about Earth Month and making a difference to protect water!  This year, we are making extra efforts to ensure we reach our goal.  Keep reading to learn more about our in-salon opportunities! Different Ways to Make a Difference! Have any extra change?  Put some spare change in our mason jar set up for donations, or round up your service at checkout.  All of our cash and credit card Earth Month proceeds go to the Sierra Club.  You can donate $25.00 or more to get entered to win our Canvas raffle basket.  The basket is filled with Aveda products, Sierra Club swag, and $100 to Canvas! You may be wondering, "What's the Sierra Club?"  The local Ohio chapter of the Sierra Club helps restore and protect our Ohio waterways.  At Canvas, we like how we can hel
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Tulasara Overnight Wedding Masque

New from Tulasara Have you heard of Aveda’s new skincare products?  If you’re in love with everything Tulasara, you have to get your hands on the new Wedding Masque line.  One masque for eye, the other for face, they both work together to create “wedding day skin” every day. Inspired Skincare The Haldi ceremony from India is the inspiration for these wedding-inspired products.  Before the wedding day, the groom and bride would apply a homemade turmeric paste to their skin.  The results would be beautiful, glowing skin for their wedding day.  Aveda took that tradition and created products that deliver beautiful, glowing skin for every day!   How Does it Work? The masques include plant stem cells, which work to help firm the look of your skin overnight.  There are over 587,000 plan
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Balayage: Get Your Hair Ready for Spring 2017

All About Balayage Balayage is everybody's new favorite hair trend!  With spring and summer right around the corner, nothing is more important than making sure your hair is ready for the change in season.  Not sure where to turn to make your hair look trendy without the commitment of a total transformation? Balayage is the answer to all your hair color questions. [embed]https://www.instagram.com/p/BPvKnXpAkvx/?taken-by=canvassalonandskinbar[/embed] The Process Still need convincing?  Let's talk about the process of balayage.  It's a technique your stylist uses to create a natural highlighted effect, painted on the hair and is completely customizable.  At Canvas, we pride ourselves in creating an image suited for you as an individual.   Why is this hair trend so popular? Well, for one thing, it
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