Stories behind the stylist's chair of Trixie's Salon

honored by Salon Today Magazine.

Trixies is proud to announce we have been honored in two categories by salon today magazine for their 2012 S.T.A.M.P.…

the "great" PANTENE challenge of 2012.

the task: for all salon team members to ditch our Aveda brand loyalty and use only Pantene Pro-V shampoo and conditioner for one week. the method behind…

shots and slots and sun, oh my!

it was 11 thursday morning as we all rolled up to Francies for our pre-flight drinks and appys, and we were EXCITED (oh, you dont pre-game for your vegas flights?? hey, it was vacation after all and we wanted to get in the vegas spirit...). after a quick bite and a couple drinks we headed to the airport. while strolling through security, hannah got the full-body pat down due to "suspicious…

vegas or bust!!

the buzz in the salon lately has been all about VEGAS!  the trixies girls are packing up and heading to sin city for some fun in the sun. a much deserved break after two long years of building…

art in motion.

an exceptional show with extraordinary people: the RAWartist:Des Moines shows at Woolys are a relatively new concept to the area but have been received with open arms b…

in other news...

i am so extremely excited to share that our own Hannah and Tricia have been selected for an A-MA-ZING event for RAWartists Des Moines! here is a little bit about what RAW is: [seriously, this is so cool] RAW:natural born artists is an independent arts organization, for artists, by artists. We're a community made up of creative individuals across the nation. Our mission is to provide independent artists…

its that time of year...

its mid-august: the kiddies are getting their back to school haircuts, the die-hard football fans are counting the minutes to start trash talking, but best of all, its time for the Iowa State Fair. just in case you were curious, here are my top five reasons why i l.o.v.e. the fair... #5. great music. plus most of it is free and involves day drinking. win! #4. fried food ON A STICK. priceless... well…

beauty is as beauty does...

our mission at Aveda is to care for the world we live in, from the products we make to the ways in which we give back to society. at Aveda, we strive to set an example for environmental leadership and responsibility, not just in the world of beauty, but around the world.
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redCHOCOLATE.

tricia and i are so excited that we have been training with the amazing David Adams and Virginia Meyer at our redChocolate classes. here is a little video to give a glimpse into what we have been talking about and studying! big ideas and big changes for the salon and for ourselves as a group of stylists. its very exciting for the Trixies Girls! i…

girls night out.

in the wake of the 50 shades phenomenon, MAGIC MIKE couldn't have picked a better release date. the ladies have literally gone wild. not ones to miss out on such an epic event, the Trixies Girls piled in the car for the midnight showing on opening night... why wouldn't we?!