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

Cheers to FIVE Years.

This month we celebrated Trixie's birthday! In June 2010, a little Aveda salon on the Southside of Des Moines opened its doors for the first time; a dream come true for owner, Tricia Rivas. Five short years have passed in the blink of an eye... and we couldn't have been more excited to celebrate with our guests at our anniversary party.

Trixies Summer Must Haves.

With Memorial Day weekend having come and gone, we are more than ready to kick-off sweet, sweet summertime! We have chosen a few of our favorite warm weather products to showcase for you guys... #trixiesmusthaves

one man's trash...

"Catwalk for Water is an annual green carpet event during which local Aveda salons come together to raise money for Earth Month by showcasing their inspiration, creativity and technical skills in hair, makeup and trashion. Using the earth as their muse, salon design teams create a comprehensive look that celebrates beauty, fashion and Aveda’s mission to care for the world we live in."

Home Is Where Mom Is.

When you're younger you don't appreciate your mom like you do as you get older. I can't even think…

Bags and Beer for Earth Month.

Once again Trixies held a fantastic event to help raise money for Global Green Grants and the Audubon Society...

Meet Haley!

Get to know Haley with her 25 things...

free the collarbone.

If we had a dollar for every time a guest asked if they could pull off short hair and then tried to hide their double chin, we would be rollin in the dough! This year has been all about the short cuts and there is a style for EVERYONE! And truthfully, it will…

Spring Trend Report

rare bloom I don't know about you, but the snow is about ready to fall here in Des Moines, so I would much rather be dreaming about Spring! I can't wait for the days to get longer and for everything to turn green again... The trends this year are 70's and bohemian.…

Are you receiving rewards for your Aveda purchases?

pureprivilage If you are purchasing Aveda haircare, skincare, or bodycare products and are not a Pure Privilege member, you are doing yourself a disservice!  A one time $10 fee when…

25 Things About Katie Hanson...

Meet Katie, the newest member of the Trixies team! Katie comes to us from the Aveda Institute and is a native of the south side. As always, here is a list of 25 Things… to help you get to know her. Enjoy! xofadie

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