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.
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 […]
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?
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.
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 […]
If there is such a thing as cosmetology and spa paradise, Boss Beauty Supply is it.
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.
Every salon and spa uses some form of single-use products in daily tasks. Whether it’s cotton balls, wipes, or a different product, you’ve quickly come to realize that some are better than others. Maybe one leaves little lint balls behind or one soaked up product before you could even get it to your client’s face.
Aloe vera is the powerhouse when it comes to healing properties. Made of 95% water, the aloe cactus is also easy to grow. For your skin, it can help address many challenges. In acne prone skin, aloe helps fight bacteria on the surface of the skin. For those with oily skin, it acts as a […]
One of the newest trends in the beauty world is microblading. A form of semi-permanent tattooing, microblading gives those with sparse eyebrows a fuller look. Although the idea of tattooing your face might sound extreme, microblading offers pleasing results as long as the esthetician is trained correctly and using the right supplies.
For those wishing to make the most out of short summer months, burning the candle at both ends happens. This can lead to dark circles and puffiness around eyes, making you look tired. Not necessarily the summer glow you wanted, huh? Luckily the skin around your eye area can be refreshed using Intrinsics Pillowettes.
If your client is looking to treat aging, sun-damaged skin, this chamomile mud mask is just the right treatment. The chamomile helps calm the skin while the Dead Sea mud assists with exfoliation. The consistent steaming process opens the pores, allowing each product to penetrate into the skin. Just be sure to ask if your […]
Do trade shows make you nervous? Trade shows are a great opportunity to grow your professional circle, see new trends in the spa and salon industry, and get the word out about your product or skills. From IECSC to Premiere Orlando, Intrinsics has traveled throughout the country for nearly two decades bringing our products to […]
One of the biggest health and beauty mistakes you can make is not wearing sunscreen. On a daily basis, you’re exposed to harmful UV rays from the sun, but just like any beauty or health product, it can be difficult to know which sunscreen is right for you.
Really, at Intrinsics we have a history within our history. If you know our story, you know we’ve seen some changes over the years. However, what you may not know is that our history actually dates all the way back to the start of the 20th century. Let’s take a look back through time to […]
Winter fades away, as the cold, grey days grant birth to blue skies and sunshine. All those scarves, gloves, and mittens are pushed to the back of the closet for another nine months. With nails uncovered and spring demanding a new ‘do, professional spas and salons brace for an onslaught. Because it’s on. It’s on […]
This isn’t really news, because we’ve mentioned it before: we love us some trade shows. One of our favorites is the International Salon and Spa Expo (ISSE), which will be held on January 25-27 in Long Beach, CA. We’ll be there, and we’ve got a new bag of promotional tricks up our sleeves for you […]
If you know us here at Intrinsics, you know we love us some promotions. But this month, we have a special in-store promotion we’re running with our valued distributor, CosmoProf. Really, one of the only things we love more than promotions is some CosmoProf.
After surviving the Black Friday shopping madness, we’re willing to bet most professional spas and salons have seen an uptick in appointments. There’s simply no way to deal with the angry mob without your hair or nails taking a beating. Luckily, that’s all behind us, and now it’s Christmas Day or bust.