Summer Style Challenge: Be Curly

Humidity-Resistant Curls for Summer!

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It’s no secret that Curly hair and Humidity don’t always get along.  Sure, the moisture is great for the health of our hair and skin, but it can leave your tresses frizzy and undefined.  What’s a curly girl to do?  Thankfully, the Parlor Beauty Squad has some pro tips to create beautiful curls that fight off the unflattering effects of the season’s weather. Continue reading

Summer Style Challenge: Braid, Set & Go!

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Braid, Set, Go! With the change of the seasons comes a change of routine.  We must adapt to our new conditions as the weather shifts from cold and dry, to hot and humid. Creating a hair style that lasts through … Continue reading

Parlor on The Bachelorette!

ParlorDid you happen to catch us on this season of The Bachelorette?  Just in case you missed it, we have a clip of our feature here:

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Kaitlyn, this season’s Bachelorette,visited her Bachelor co-star Ashley Salter at Parlor in the East Village for some advice on her latest tribulations, and a beautiful up-do for a night on the town in New York City with her suitors.

4th Annual Parlor Beach Clean-Up!

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4th Annual Parlor Beach Clean Up!


beach2On Monday, May 4th, the Parlor Beauty Squad closed the doors to both salons, and rendezvoused Upstate at Nycak State Park. For the past 4 years, Parlor has partnered with Clean Ocean Action (COA) to educate and take action in keeping our waterways clean and safe, for both marine and human life. Continue reading

Parlor’s Earth Month 2015

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It is our favorite time of the year at Parlor, and we don’t just mean Spring time! You may recall that Earth Day is celebrated at the end of April, but for us at Parlor, we have a salon tradition … Continue reading

Parlor’s Birthday Bash & Photo Booth

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The 20th Anniversary of Parlor was a success! And now its time to share photos from our night of celebration with makeup guru Rudy Miles and music by Hannah Thiem. The night kicked off with a makeup workshop for holiday … Continue reading

20th Anniversary Events List: specials, discounts, and workshops

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The history of Parlor… In 1994, salon culture had changed dramatically from its original form. Salons used to be a nexus for conversation, a unity of different perspectives in a creative space, but this ideal had disappeared admits the boom … Continue reading

Parlor & Free People’s Night Out

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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. … Continue reading

Aveda and Nepal

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Do you know the story behind our green paper gift sets? In the beautiful, elevated landscapes of Nepal, Aveda has partnered with communities who use the ancient art of lokta paper. These families are nestled between the peaking mountaintops. Their … Continue reading

Parlor’s Fall Playlist: A Summer Cool Down

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     As the weather cools down, a playlist to mark the seasonal transition feels necessary and refreshing. This playlist was created by stylist Cristina Vince and these songs, among many others, can be heard throughout both our salon locations. Let us know if … Continue reading