Flaky Scalp | Avalanche Salon and Spa

Don’t Flake

Temperatures have dropped, winter is here. Hopefully any snowflakes you see this winter are outside and not on your shoulders! Dandruff and/or dry scalp are the two primary causes of flakes appearing in your hair. With a dry scalp, your skin is dry and irritated, causing it to flake off. Dandruff is the opposite; the…

Hair Breakage and Split Ends | Avalanche Salon

What Causes Breakage and Split Ends

How can you prevent breakage? Let’s take a look at some of the most common ways hair breakage occurs! Brushing The way you brush your hair and the brush you use is the most common ways to cause stress and breakage to your hair. Choose a wide-toothed comb, start from the ends, moving up as…

Growing out a Pixie Cut | Avalanche Salon and Spa

Tips to Growing Out a Pixie Cut

Changing your hair is so easy – you can cut it off, dye it, curl it, and do so much more. There is, however, one hair style that’s hard to come back from: the pixie cut. The growing out process for a pixie cut is tough, we understand the struggle! Just remember, it will grow…

Exfoliating | Avalanche Salon and Spa

Home Remedies for Exfoliating

Not only are do-it-yourself exfoliators cheaper than store bought ones, but they are also free of harmful ingredients that are regularly found in exfoliators. Polyethylene, also referred to as PEGS, makes up the small plastic beads that are found in face scrubs and body washes. Polyethylene is contaminated with a chemical that is considered a…

Get the Hairstyle You Want | Avalanche Salon and Spa Collegeville

What is Color Correcting?

Color correcting is using colored makeup in order to fix blemishes or imperfections on the skin. The makeup comes in a wide range of colors, including green, purple, orange, red, pink, and yellow. The colors are applied beneath your concealer and help to fully eliminate any discolorations. These correctors are sold in the form of…

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Best Makeup Techniques for Each Face Shape

Best Makeup Techniques for Each Face Shape Makeup application is not the same for everyone, as some products and techniques look different on different people. While certain contouring techniques might flatter one face shape, they do not look identical on another. The six most common face shapes, which include round, oval, square, rectangle, heart, and…

August Specials

August 2018 Specials FREE HAIRCUT ($40 value) with any Color service (New Clients only). *Valid for bookings with Alea only. 40% off all summer styles at the Skye Boutique! It’s not too early to start planning your holiday appointments! Call today 610-489-2049. Repair your summer hair! Treat yourself to a deep conditioning treatment. 25% off…