Category Archives: Tutorials

Parlor & Free People’s Night Out

POSTED: 11/15/14 6:02 PM


Parlor and Free People teamed up this year in New York City for the Free People Holiday Night’s celebration at the Rockefeller Plaza, hosted by Victoria’s Secret Angel, Martha Hunt. It was a beautiful evening showcasing the season’s hottest looks. The Parlor Beauty Squad provided the “Hair Bar” where we taught guests how to create gorgeous styles of their own.

We Pin Beauty: Vol 2

POSTED: 08/5/14 4:02 PM


It’s that time of week again when we share our top picks from Pinterest. Click on the photo for the original source, otherwise soak up the beauty inspiration.                                                             

We’re Not Teasing About This Crown Twist

POSTED: 07/26/14 6:20 PM


Braided hairstyles have become a staple to this season’s look books, but keeping up with the ladies who’ve already grown their hair into mermaid like tresses can be difficult if volume isn’t your strong suit. We took the challenge of transforming straight, mid-length hair into a voluminous crown twist to show that any look can be managed no … Continue reading We’re Not Teasing About This Crown Twist

We Pin Beauty

POSTED: 07/23/14 5:25 PM


Pinterest can be a twilight zone between the reality we live and the laundry list of DIYs and tutorials we’d like to accomplish. In Parlor’s new blog series “We Pin Beauty,” our objective is to expose our followers to the trendiest beauty inspiration and healthy living options (yes, that includes food, makeup, hair, and home decor tutorials … Continue reading We Pin Beauty

Summer’s Dewy Sheen In A Bottle

POSTED: 07/17/14 4:39 PM


This summer’s genie in a bottle is Aveda’s beautifying composition oil and it’s not hard to get your hands on. The oil when mixed with concealer creates a sheen that’ll lighten up your face, making you look fresh and at peace with the summer heat. Now, don’t go overboard. Adding too much oil can cause different effects on each skin … Continue reading Summer’s Dewy Sheen In A Bottle

DIY: Nail Designs For Beginners

POSTED: 07/12/14 3:00 PM


Summer gives us more time to spend on details, so today we’re showing you an easy way to transform your at-home manicures into something special and unique. The tutorial is below! The Materials: Step 1: Paint your nails with white nail polish until they’re opaque (they may need three coats!), and let the nails dry before moving onto the … Continue reading DIY: Nail Designs For Beginners

Four Beauty Instagram Accounts You’re Missing

POSTED: 06/24/14 11:29 AM


Instagram is home base for some of the trendiest makeup, hair, and lifestyle accounts. We decided to share our top four Instagram feeds with you in hopes that you’ll never run low on beauty inspiration. The list includes: a top notch makeup artist, a hair tutorial guru, a nail art specialist, and a feminist babe from … Continue reading Four Beauty Instagram Accounts You’re Missing