Day Spa Indulgences for Mind and Body

Where to relax and refresh before the big day.

09/06/2018 By Miranda Rake Photography by NASHCO

Beauty & Wellness

Polished & Ready: How to Nail Your Bridal Manicure

Forget the nudes of yesteryear—these new neutrals are here to stay. Check out our top picks from Smith + Cult for on point bridal manicures.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton Styled by Kira Corbin Photography by Scott Rounds

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Beauty School: Expert Advice for A+ Hair, Makeup & Nails

Two Portland beauty pros share their top tips for brides to be, from what's trending in bridal hair and makeup to why shellac is a bride's best friend.

06/16/2017 With Anna Sachse Photography by Stuart Mullenberg

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6 Cat-Eye Makeup Ideas For Your Bridal Beauty Look

Two bridal makeup pros Gabby Gabbitas and Brynn Thomas share their tips for mastering the perfect wedding-day cat eye, from classic to glitter to bold.

04/25/2017 Illustrations by Jessica Durrant With Tessa Woolf

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Say Spaaah: Prep for the Big Day at Santé Aesthetics & Wellness

Get steamed, buffed, and glowing at this med spa and wellness center in Northwest Portland, complete with a hot tub, steam room, and a cold plunge pool.

01/24/2017 With Eden Dawn

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Beauty Road Test: Raw Spirit Fragrances

From bridesmaid to groomsmen gifts to finding your own signature scent, Raw Spirit has you covered offering eight globally-inspired unisex fragrances.

11/21/2016 With Bailey Carver

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Beauty Hydration: Balms and Bombs

Fall into winter with some of our favorite lip balms and bath bombs. Planning to pucker or cozy up to your beloved anytime soon? You need these in your life

11/01/2016 With Colleen Williams

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Treat Yo’self to Cruelty-Free Body Care with "The Compassionate Chick’s Guide to DIY Beauty"

Treat yo'self to cruelty-free body care in this new book. A four-ingredient, gluten-free, vegan black forest chocolate cake face mask? We’ve got the recipe.

10/14/2016 With Molly Woodstock

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Get Surreal: 6 Bold Lipsticks for the Big Day

09/06/2016 With Jenny Starr Perez Illustrations by Ciara Phelan

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8 Oregon Spa Destinations

08/01/2016 With Emma Mannheimer

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Shape Brows to Perfection with One Local Wonder Product

Eyebrows. We all have them, but how should we shape them? This Portland product will help do the trick.

07/28/2016 With Claire Colby

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6 Fresh Summer Scents

07/01/2016 With Colleen Williams

Beauty & Wellness

Look Smart: Hair Apparent