The Difference is in the Details 1-855-841-0730

Intrinsics Beauty Blog

Filter by Category:

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. 

intrinsics_basketball_hairstyles

March Madness of Men’s Manes

What really classifies as being game-ready this March Madness season? It isn’t all about the game anymore. It’s about the fresh kicks, slick jerseys, and most importantly, the haircut. With over 17 million viewers watching the title game last year (Carolina vs Gonzaga), the cut is important.

IECSC Wrap Up

In early March, the Intrinsics sales team attended the 2018 IECSC NY show at the Javits Center in New York City. The IECSC NY show is special in that it’s the largest spa and wellness show in the Northeast. 2018 was a record setting year with over 16,200 spa and salon professionals in attendance. We […]

universalcompanies_intrinsics

Distributor Spotlight: Universal Companies

Universal Companies: one of the largest distributors in the Professional Beauty/Spa industry. Ever wonder what an average day looks like at the company? About their history with Intrinsics? In an interview with Kelly Wilson, Universal’s Vice President of Strategic Vendor Alliances, we got the answers to all of those questions, and more! Here’s your inside […]

intrinsics.menskincare

Trends in Men’s Skin Care

Skin care is something that everyone can enjoy. And it’s no secret that skin care for men is becoming a huge trend. So what are some ways men can pamper themselves?

sea.salt.epsom.salt

Sea Salt vs Epsom Salt

Salt. When we think of salt, one of two things come to mind: French fries and relaxation. Wait, but aren’t those two things synonymous?   When it comes to relaxation, however, salts you use will not be your run-of-the-mill table salt (NaCl). Both sea salt and epsom salt can be used in the spa, and […]

intrinsics.wbc

That’s A Wrap: WBC 2018

For the Intrinsics team, the New Year officially began when we exhibited at the 2018 Western Buying Conference in Las Vegas, NV on January 15th and 16th. This may have been their 33rd annual show, but this was the busiest WBC show we’ve ever attended.

winter.lip.care.intrinsics

4 Tips for Winter Lip Care

Winter lip care is important.   During the winter, we tend to be so focused on our skin that we may forget to give T.L.C. to a major part of our face: the lips. Want to keep your lips silky smooth all season long? Here are 4 tips for caring for your lips you should be […]

intrinsics.textured.hair.looks

Textured Hair Looks for 2018

New year, new hair-do. Aside from coloring, adding texture to your hair is a great way achieve a new look. If you’re looking for long-term curl, getting a perm from your local salon is the best route to take. For a look that lasts for two or three days, a no-heat method using cotton is […]

pink.heart.cellulose.sponge

Give A Little Love This Christmas

It’s almost Christmas and you’re wondering what would make a great gift for your clients. We’ve got your answer all wrapped up in one cute little package: Intrinsics pink heart-shaped cellulose sponges!

body.treatments.overall.glow

Body Treatments and Tips for An Overall Glow

Now that cooler temperatures are influencing your wardrobe choices, it only makes sense that you adjust your skin care routine as well. Cold, dry weather can take its toll on skin that isn’t properly moisturized, leading to dry patches and inflammation. Luckily, there are measures that can be taken in the spa and at home.

We Are Thankful For YOU!

In light of the Thanksgiving holiday, the team at Intrinsics wants to extend a huge THANK YOU to all of our loyal customers! We simply could not do it without you. As a token of our appreciation, we wanted to put the spotlight on several of our talented supporters!

cucumber rose water eye mask

Intrinsics Beauty Recipe: Cucumber Rose Water Eye Mask

Simple but effective? Sounds like music to my ears.   Our Cucumber Rose Water Eye Mask (courtesy of HelloGlow), used with our Quilted Cotton Rounds, is the perfect way to give your under-eye area the refresh it needs now that Daylight Savings Time has ended! So why these ingredients?

best.cleansing.towel

The Best Cleansing Towel for Wax Treatments

Have you been searching for the perfect cleansing towel to use during wax treatments? Whether you do your own waxing or visit a professional at your favorite salon, we can all agree that choosing the right cleansing product for before-and-after care is vital.

9 STUNNING Fall Manicures!

 Oh my gourd, we love fall manicures! It is no secret that we all adopt beauty trends that coincide with the seasons. Perhaps one of the most interesting forms of expression during the fall is nail art. Using seasonal colors with accents, Halloween graphics, and fall imagery are all great ways to jazz up any […]

NW Nail Retreat 2017 Q+A

Best. Weekend. Ever! The Northwest Nail Tech Retreat, also known as #NailCamp, is the first of its kind. Imagine a weekend retreat where you are able to spend the entire time focused on practicing your craft, learning new things, and meeting people with similar interests.

Intrinsics Beauty Recipe: Pumpkin Apple Face Mask

Fall is officially here, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome the season into our beauty routine. This Pumpkin Apple Face mask (courtesy of Hello Glow), used with our facial gauze mask, is the perfect way to give your skin a little extra boost to help prepare for all of your fall activities.