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We are thankful for YOU!

As 2018 comes to a close, we are taking a moment to reflect on how grateful we are for our customers. To the spa and salon professionals, nail technicians, and hair gurus: thank you for choosing Intrinsics! To express our gratitude, we’ve listed some of the major reasons why you’re awesome:

Tailoring Spa and Salon Services to Men

We say it all the time: the spa is for everyone. More now than ever, spas and salons are including services in their menu that are specifically tailored to men. Here are some examples of services your salon can offer:

Wrap Up: 2018 NABBA Conference

The National Association of Barber Boards of America (NABBA) recently held their 92nd annual conference in Kansas City, MO. The Intrinsics team, along with 200+ other attendees, gathered for a 5-day conference to discuss all-things-barber.

2018 Top Fall Nail Trends

It’s no secret that the Intrinsics team loves autumn. But what do we love more than cooler weather and pumpkin picking? Fall nails! Here are some of our favorite fall nail trends this season:

Wrap Up: Cosmoprof 2018

The Intrinsics team recently attended one of the largest beauty industry shows in the world: Cosmoprof This year’s North America show was held in Las Vegas, NV. Here’s our wrap up:

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Fall Prep: A Skin Treatment for Every Man

September is here, which means back to school, football season, and autumn. We know what you’re thinking: it’s time for a refresh. You’ve got some new outfits, a fresh haircut, but something’s missing…a skin treatment!

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A Professional’s Favorite: Intrinsics Cellulose Sponges

Whether you’re looking to cleanse or remove product, you’ll need a tool that will stand up to the challenge. Intrinsics Cellulose Sponges are multi-functional, but are especially suited for cleansing the face and removing makeup/product during facials. Our cellulose sponges come in both compressed and non-compressed options, as well as different colors.

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Feeling The Heat: Intrinsics Products for Sunburn

We may be nearing fall, but summer is still in full swing. Lounging by the pool, playing at the beach, or even mowing the lawn, your skin is at risk for sunburn. While SPF is vital to keeping your skin healthy and burn-free, sunburn can still occur. There are two key Intrinsics products you should […]

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Benefits of Using Cotton in Your Facial Services

Why use cotton in your facial services? It is multi-functional and eco-friendly, sure, but are you using the best cotton on the market? To ensure you’re getting the most bang for your buck and providing the highest-quality service to your customers, you should be using top-of-the-line products.

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My First Facial

Last week I visited Marcella Hardy, a medical esthetician at Tanglez Salon and Spa in Wilmington, NC. Marcella has been awarded Wilmington’s Best Esthetician three years in a row. I heard a lot about the magic of Marcella’s services, so I decided to make an appointment for myself.

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Intrinsics Beauty Recipe: DIY Cooling Mask

Feeling the summer heat? Aloe vera, witch hazel, and the Intrinsics Gauze Facial Mask are going to be your best friends this season. Our Gauze Facial Masks are pre-cut to save you time and were built with extra length to cover your entire face and neck. If this sounds like the perfect homemade mask to you, you’re […]

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Wrap Up: Premiere Orlando

Sunshine, skin care, and spa professionals. We made our way to Florida last weekend to attend one of the largest end-user shows in the US. If you’re thinking of Premiere Orlando, you’re right.  

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The Perfect Father’s Day Gift

Father’s Day is right around the corner and finding the perfect gift for your dad can be difficult. We’re here to help! Every dad deserves some time for self care, so why not book a facial or a trip to the barbershop for him?

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Wrap Up: 35th Annual EBC Show

In April, Intrinsics visited New Jersey to attend the Eastern Buying Conference. This annual show brings all sorts of beauty industry gurus together, like beauty suppliers, distributors, professional beauty stores, online distributors. Some fun trends we saw at EBC were eyelash and brow services, as well as new colors of dipping powders in the nail […]

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4 Nail Ideas for Prom and Graduation

If you’re looking for nail inspiration for either prom or graduation (or both), take a look at Pinterest boards and you will find everything you’re searching for. We’ve found some styles we think you’ll love.

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Summer Prep: Waxing

Summer is on its way! That means swimsuit shopping, planning vacations, and breaking out that new pair of sandals. Amongst all this summer excitement, what’s first on our to-do list?

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Our Favorite Spring Nail Trends

The weather is warming up, spring cleaning is in affect, and you’re looking for a change in your nail game. Say goodbye to winter colors and hello to spring! We’re taking it to Instagram to find some of our favorite spring nail trends.

Why Cotton Is Essential to an Eco-friendly Salon

You want to be eco-friendly in your practice but you have to use single-use disposables. This may seem like a predicament, but in reality, it’s not! So throw away those foam toe separators, grab a Toe Rope, and let’s talk about the green alternative.