Tag Archive: beauty blog


NEW Jane Iredale Makeup Kits.

Feb 19

Just arrived! These cute little Makeup kits have everything you need from foundation to color to brushes in one simple compact. These kits are available in 4 different shades to match all skin tones and include: -two 100% mineral SPF pressed...

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Soft Wax versus Hard Wax

Jan 26

Hard Wax?       Soft Wax?       Why use one over the other?  In the Spa Industry we have an option to use a soft or a hard wax on our guests/clients. What would make one better than...

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MORE HAIR TALK…

Jan 10

  Let’s continue our talk about Hair, Color lines and why your Stylist may choose L’Oreal Professional’s Majirel!  L’Oreal’s Majirel line has been in circulation for decades now and for good reason. This permanent color line is a “go to” in most...

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OFFERING: PREGNANCY MASSAGES.

Oct 26

We are pleased to announce that we are now offering Pregnancy Massages at Mirror Mirror Salon & Spa. If you are suffering from lower back pain, poor circulation, tight shoulders, neck or hip pain we can help you relax and...

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GIVE BACK=MONEY BACK! Results now in…

Sep 19

UPDATE October 13, 2016:   Thanks to YOU we collected 2 full boxes of gently used Hair Products for the Kelowna Women’s Shelter. Our Manager Vanessa dropped off your product last week! A big Thank you for helping out ladies...

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LOOK AT THAT FACE!

Sep 13

Summer is winding down. Fall is in the air.Company is gone. Routine is back. Time for you. Time to look at yourself. Time to really evaluate where you are at. Time to make plans for a better future. Time to...

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What to expect after a Massage…

Sep 8

  A relaxation or aromatherapy Massage will help you unwind and relax but more importantly the Massage will release muscle soreness, ligament/tendon pressure, headaches/migraines, overall aches and pains and stored toxins in your body. Yes. All of these benefits are felt immediately...

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NEW! L’Oreal Sulfate FREE Hair Products.

Aug 25

It’s the trend…sulfate free, paraben free Shampoos, Conditioners and hair masques and L’Oreal Professional has delivered!    L’Oreal’s newest line, Vitamino Color A-OX Soft Cleanser will gently remove dirt, impurities and build up from your hair. Follow with Vitamino A-OX...

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6 TIPS TO COMBAT SUMMER HAIR.

Aug 18

YES! It’s here…finally. That Sun. Those pools. Those waves. But wait….that hair?! We all do it without thinking, go for a swim, jump in a lake, sit on a beach but did you know that all of these fun Summer...

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Mineral vs Chemical Sunscreens.

Aug 4

We all know how important sun protection is in the Okanagan. What you may not know is… what is the BEST Sunscreen for you? Should you choose a Mineral or Chemical based Sunscreen?   Mineral or physical sunscreens such as...

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Summer Facials?

Jul 26

DO YOUR SKIN SOME GOOD… Our GM Collin’s Sea C Spa Facial is a powerful age-defying facial designed to delay the visible signs of aging, bring back facial hydration and re-energize the skin. This extremely hydrating facial is formulated with...

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Okanagan Spa Experience

Jul 18

Our BEST Spa package, “LAKE OKANAGAN EXPERIENCE” is #1 for a reason!   Yes we call it an “experience” because…well it is! This 3 hour Spa Package begins with your customized Essential Oil Relaxation Massage. You choose your Aromatherapy oil...

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NEW! Mix n Match MINI SKIN CARE Products!

Jul 6

We are so excited to offer you Mini Sized Skin Care Products from GM Collin.   Just released these great little sizes can be customized for your skin type and are perfect to try “before you buy”, take with you on...

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6 Anti Aging Skin Care solutions!

Jun 27

If you are over the age of 30 you probably have noticed a few fine lines starting to appear. Besides living a healthy lifestyle and of course good genes, you can reduce the appearance of your “wisdom lines” by using...

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Jane Iredale Facts

Jun 21

DID YOU KNOW? 8 Jane Iredale Makeup Facts: 1. Jane Iredale is a 100% Mineral Makeup. 2. Safe for ALL Skin Types even Rosacea and Acne prone skin. The minerals in Jane Iredale Makeup are completely non-comedogenic. This means your...

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THE Top 5 Bridal Beauty products!

Jun 2

THE TOP 5 BEAUTY PRODUCTS EVERY BRIDE NEEDS ON HER WEDDING DAY! It’s a hot & sunny day in the Okanagan. You are nervous and a bit dewy and teary but wait….NO your hair, your makeup…eeek! What now? Your big day...

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Is Your Skin Care Routine ‘Spring-Friendly?

May 15

Kelowna skin suffers greatly in the early Spring & Winter months.   During this time the skin’s exfoliation process slows down, circulation is poor, breakouts occur and lackluster complexions are common. When this happens your fine lines and wrinkles are...

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Tape In Hair Extensions to the rescue!

Apr 18

WHO WANTS INSTANT HAIR WITHOUT THE DAMAGE?!  Have you wanted longer, thicker hair all your life but can’t seem to get there? Is your hair damaged from Hot Tools and processing? Or maybe you inherited thinner looking hair? Well… you...

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Hayley’s Favorite Skin Care Product.

Mar 31

Our Esthetician Hayley loves treating her skin with a variety of professional GM Collins skincare products however, her absolute favorite is the Intensive Exfoliating Gel.     This product is perfect for all skin types and is excellent for even the...

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INSIDE PICS OF OUR TGIF BEAUTY GALA!

Jan 12

THIS WAS SO MUCH FUN FOR US AND OUR GUESTS! Twice a year we organize these Beauty events and we had such a great turn out in November.We offered a private Makeup application using Jane Iredale Mineral Makeup PLUS a...

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Dec 23

From all of us at Mirror Mirror: we wish you a Merry Christmas and a very happy and healthy New Year! Cheers to love, kindness, health and peace. Enjoy your time with your loved ones!  


THANK YOU!

Dec 18

For choosing Mirror Mirror as your place of beauty and wellness in 2015. We know you have many other options in Kelowna. We wanted to sincerely tell YOU how much we appreciate your patronage. We are grateful and honored and...

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WAXING Q & A

Oct 5

You asked…we answered… Q: How long do I have to wait until I book my next appointment? A: It varies depending on the stage of your hair growth, but the average time is between 3-5 weeks. Q: How long does...

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IN HOUSE WEDDING HAIR PHOTOS

Aug 31

   SOME OF OUR MOST RECENT BRIDAL UP-DOS. We perform numerous Weddings from Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatchewan, Vancouver and of course the Okanagan Valley all summer long. We take every opportunity to take as many pictures as we can of our...

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WHICH WAY TO DA’ BEACH?!

Jun 18

SOME GREAT TIPS TO GET TRENDY “BEACH-Y” HAIR THIS SUMMER.   Last Summer, L’Oreal Professional debuted their Wild Styling Hair Products. One of the most popular styling product is still the “Beach Waves”.     This amazing product gives your...

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VIDEO-HOW TO GET PASTEL HAIR!

May 22

How to get Pastel Hair. This super cool tutorial is a must see if you are considering going to the pastel side! Everything you need to know in 3 minutes courtesy of  @classicshanelle @ashleycandline and @mirrormirrorsalonspa . A big Thank...

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Hair Color Corrections

Apr 27

DO YOU NEED A COLOR CORRECTION?! Now and again we receive a phone call from a guest who took a chance and put a box color in their hair and it didn’t turn out like the picture OR they have...

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STAFF SUNDAYS! MEET AMANDA

Apr 5

EVERY SUNDAY GET TO KNOW SOMEONE ON OUR TEAM AT MIRROR MIRROR SALON & SPA! Let me introduce our lovely Guest Services Representative Amanda. Amanda completed her Cosmetology course at MC College Kelowna about 2 years ago. She then came...

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DETERMINE YOUR SKIN TYPE

Mar 31

How to determine your skin type. We highly recommend you go to your Local Spa and ask for a complimentary Skin Analysis, however if time permits, the following will assist you in choosing the right Facial Products.   OILY SKIN:...

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VOLUMINOUS HAIR IS EASY…

Mar 12

No one wants hair that’s flat as a pancake, so here are some of our favorite Professional products to create voluminous hair that will last for days! A long time ago clients and hairdressers alike relied heavily on backcombing their...

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GREY HAIR COVERAGE

Feb 19

IF YOU ARE 30 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, I AM SURE YOU HAVE FOUND SOME GREY HAIRS COMING OUT TO PLAY. So…now what?! Do you pull them out? Heck NO! Not only will you damage your hair follicle by...

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