1. What is Microdermabrasion?

    Many people experience skin concerns that they find can’t be successfully treated with at-home products alone. These skin concerns can range between fine lines, wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, large pores, stretch marks, and more. To improve upon these concerns and achieve beautiful, youthful skin, sometimes additional treatments are necessary. Luckily, Tamra Hollowell Salon & Spa in Newport Ne…Read More

  2. The Benefits of Going To A Spa

    If you’ve never been to the spa before, you may be wondering, what exactly are the benefits? There are many different kinds of treatments you can receive at the spa, and it can be difficult to sift through all of these treatments and understand what benefits they provide. When most of us think of the spa, we think of luxury and pampering. However, there are a wide variety of spa services that pr…Read More

  3. The Hottest Fall Hair Colors

    Summer is officially over. And, we have to admit, we went through a bit of a mourning period now that fall has arrived. But, then we started thinking about sweaters, and boots and new hair colors, and we started to remember that we love fall! If you haven’t yet gotten excited about the changing seasons, maybe a new hair color will help! Here are some of the hottest trends for this year. If you s…Read More

  4. Summer Hair Care Tips

      Are you fed up with summer hair? Have you resorted to just living with the dreaded ponytail, or donning a big-brimmed hat, or something worse? You’re not alone. Sun, salt, and chlorine are all enemies of our hair, and we must defend ourselves. Here are our tips for keeping your hair happy all summer long. Don’t Fry Your Hair We’re not kidding. The sun’s ultraviolet rays can literally fr…Read More

  5. The Best Spray Tan in Newport News

    Are you new to spray tanning and unsure where to start? Are you afraid of looking orange or some other unnatural shade after your spray tan? Do you have very fair or pinkish skin and just don’t think spray tanning is right for you? Keep reading. This educational article provides information about the Aviva Labs airbrush system, what makes it different from other systems, and why, here at Tamra H…Read More

  6. 2017 Hot Hair Color Trends for Spring and Summer

    Now’s the time to start thinking about your look for summer. There are some hot new hair trends that we think are fabulous. Come in for a consultation with a Tamra Hallowell Salon colorist and we’ll help you get the look you want! Rainbow Highlights With a soft rose, grey or blond base, blending in subtle, or not so subtle, rainbow highlights create a fun, whimsical look perfect for summer. Mi…Read More

  7. How to Have a Great Hair Appointment – Part 2

    Don't leave your hair appointment results up to fate.  When you're meeting with a hair stylist, especially one you've never worked with before, there's some great ways to ensure that you have a great appointment. In our last blog, we shared some ways to interact with your stylist, including bringing photos and dressing for the style you want. Today, we have a few more tips for you! Keep an open m…Read More

  8. How to Have a Great Hair Appointment – Part 1

    We've all come out of the hair salon with results we can't stand. At our salon, we make every effort to understand exactly what our clients want and deliver it with excellence. It's always a team effort between the client and the hairdresser, which means you have a lot of power! As the client, there are some things you can do to ensure your stylist understands what you need. Share a bit about you…Read More

  9. Pastel Hair: What You Need To Know When You Step Into The Hair Salon

    Being in the salon and spa industry, we know that hair care, skin care, hair styles, and especially colors, are forever changing. There seems to be a new trend every month at this point. However, if we had to point out the major one of 2016, we believe it to be pastel hair color. You’ve seen it on all the celebrities, you’ve seen it walking down the street, and you know you are envious of it. …Read More