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9 Awesome Online Tutorials for Wedding-Day Hairstyles You Can Do Yourself

Without fail, whenever I hear of a bride who is doing her own hair for her wedding, I am terrified. And also without fail, whenever […]

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The Bronzed Bee: Rittenhouse’s New Tanning & Waxing Boutique

Ashley Piotrowski’s got a background in law and forensic science—but it was her hobby as a total skincare junkie that led her to open the […]

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14 Things Brides Should Avoid Right Before—and During—Their Wedding

Three days before my friend’s wedding this summer, I received a text from her just a few minutes before midnight: “You awake?” And as any […]

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Give That Wedding-Day Bling Some Competition With Bridal Nail Art from Philadelphia’s Rescue Spa

When certain trends reach a certain level of pervasiveness in fashion and beauty, they tend to leak over into the bridal sphere—and that’s exactly what’s […]

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Winter Brides: We’ve Got Your Wedding-Day Lipstick Right Here

If you were getting married in the summer, perhaps you would go for a bright, colorful lip to match your bridesmaids dresses, your flowers, the […]

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13 Nail Products That’ll Keep Your Hands Engagement-Ring-Photo-Ready

Being newly engaged means lots of focus on your new ring. Everyone from your close friends and family to coworkers and elevator-mates will be grabbing […]

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10 Pre-Wedding Nighttime Beauty Tips for Brides

We were reading these nighttime beauty tricks from Lauren Conrad this morning on Refinery29 (I’m not sure if this has been happening for a while […]

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5 Wedding-Day Beauty Tips for Winter Brides

As any lady who bemoans her winter hair (static-y! dull!) and winter skin (dry! splotchy!) the second the temperatures start to drop into the sad […]

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Brides: Do Not Make These 18 Wedding-Day Makeup Mistakes

Whether you are hiring a professional makeup artist to beautify you on your Big Day or are one of the talented and brave souls out […]

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Philly’s Pure Barre & About Face Skin Care Are Teaming Up for an Event This Weekend

If you are one of the bajillions of brides who have chosen Pure Barre as your workout of choice to get dress-ready—or have been considering […]

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Philly’s AMS Salon Now Has Nail and Waxing Services for You and Your Bridesmaids

We have told you before about services at Philadelphia’s AMS Salon that we think are perfect for brides (like, say, the braid bar here, and […]

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Rittenhouse’s Rescue Spa Has a New, Bigger Location—and Even More Treatments for Brides to Love

As you may have quite possibly heard, Rittenhouse’s Rescue Spa has just recently relocated, and we—well, and everyone, really—are really pumped. The super gorgeous space […]

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Top 5 Hair and Makeup Trends from Bridal Market

We’ve been seeing that braids are becoming quite the thing in bridal—remember last winter when we were all over the just-opened Braid Bar at AMS […]

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Right Now: Get a Makeup Application Free With Any Spa Service at Rescue Rittenhouse

Well here’s some news we’re pretty pumped about! Philadelphia makeup artist Victoria Roggio, who has worked on shoots here at Philly mag and whose husband, […]

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5 Awesome Wedding-Day Braids from the Braid Bar at Philly’s AMS Salon

This past winter, well-loved Philadelphia salon AMS debuted their Braid Bar, helmed by stylist Tasha Jetter. (We popped in to give it a whirl before going to […]