It’s not quite spring admittedly, but we can all use some planning to welcome the season looking ravishing with the best beauty tips and trends on the market. The beauty gurus we gathered happen to be a one-of-a-kind panel of experts, each of them revealing their favorite trend of the season. Everyone can benefit from this advice.
Van Michael Salon
1667 Michigan Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Van Michael Salon is dedicated to one’s well being and beauty. serving as the go-to destination for the latest hair trends in town. Danni B, one of the salon’s hair gurus, swears by braids as the trend of the season: french, sideways, used to around wrap the elastic on a low ponytail or as a tiara.
About Danni B:
A lifelong resident of South Florida, Danni studied at Aveda Institute for cosmetology. She has been working at Van Michael Salon in South Beach as a cutting specialist for almost two years now.
Beauty For Real
From talented and experienced Leslie Munsell was born a makeup line that makes you look editorial-ready without having to invest your savings. Having worked with the likes of Patrick Demarchelier, celebrities like Shakira and being published in media like W Magazine and Harper’s Bazaar, Leslie teaches you how to look like a celebrity. Based on the bronzed and glowing looks of the spring runways of Dolce & Gabbana and Alexander Wag, the season’s trend is all packaged in a kit of essentials that will make you look healthy and radiant in a foolproof way.
About Leslie Munsell:
After finding her way on to the team, led by Horst Rechelbacher of Aveda, Leslie has gone on to advising for other beauty companies and product creation. She has collaborated with photographers like Demarchelier, Monro and Menke, designers like Giorgio Armani and models like Brooklyn Decker and Miranda Kerr. Engaged in charitable and not-for-profit activities, she launched the Beauty & Grace Campaign which recognizes beauty heroines doing the everyday work of changing people’s lives and furthering their causes.
4100 N.E. 2nd Ave., Suite 301
Miami, FL 33137
The spa’s name was inspired by the word ‘me’ in ancient Greece and its conception is based on eco-luxury: organic spa philosophy infused with cutting-edge cosmetic technologies. This is a welcoming, pristine and modern spa to have the best reflexology pedicure in South Florida. It is totally worth the dive into the Design District for an hour and a half of bliss that will transport your feet back to their original conditions. Ask for Rick, the foot master who is the creative behind the treatment, a self-invented mix of restoration and reflexology therapy. This spring, it is imperative to keep your feet looking great with fun colors that pop.
About Rick Spence:
Years of experience and travel brought Rick to Miami to develop an exclusive system called Pedi-Flex. It consists of three phases: toenails and cuticles, foot scrub and deep reflexology massage on feet and lower legs. The final touch is nail polish application for a foot that shines from the inside out.
316 Altara Ave.
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Considering that Jennifer Nicole Lee is the official spokesmodel for LPG Endermologie, you may suspect that you are in the right place when it comes down to shaping up to a bikini-proof body. The best-kept LA secret is now available on the East Coast, right in Coral Gables. Make an appointment for a consultation with one of the technicians. You will never leave without having booked your next session for non-surgical face lifts and the center’s popular lipomassage (radio frequency free). A fresh face is the most important feature for spring this year. Make sure yours is looking great.
About Jennifer Nicole Lee:
Jennifer Nicole Lee is a fitness expert, lifestyle consultant and the spokesmodel for LPG Endermologie. Her weight-loss success story has been featured on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and the “CBS Early Morning Show.” She continues to share her motivational experience with the belief that everyone deserves to increase their quality of life.
Francesca Belluomini is a freelance writer covering all things Miami. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.