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Fall-Winter Hair and Skincare

Posted by on Oct 31, 2013 in Beauty, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

With the changing temperatures, our hair, skin, and nails undergo some serious stress. The dry air inside coupled with harsh winds and the hot showers we take to warm ourselves after being out in the cold, combine to sabotage our looks. So, what’s a girl to do? Hydration is key, so drinking plenty of water and applying a moisturizer to the face and body are good ways to combat dryness. Switching your skincare routine to accommodate dry...

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Curling Iron vs. Curling Wand {Tutorial}

Posted by on Oct 19, 2013 in Haircare Help, News, Tutorials | 1 comment

Have you ever wondered how those movie stars get bouncy, perfect spiral curls? Or have you ever been frustrated by curling your hair, walking out the door, and having it be straight just minutes later? This easy tutorial will show you how hairstylists use Paul Mitchell Ionic and Neuro irons and wands to create waves and curls that stay put for hours. You’ll be curling like the pros in no time...

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DIY Fun: Sweater Sleeve Leg-Warmers

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in DIY, News | 1 comment

At Alchemy, we are frugal fashionistas! We love repurposing clothing and household items to become something new and super cool. During a recent thrift-shopping expedition, I picked up this sweater for just 25 cents! It was pretty cute, but the sleeves were way too short for my lengthy limbs. So, lightbulb moment! How about making them into super fun leg warmers?? This is a no-sew project, which is great for me, because I never learned to...

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