December 21, 2018

Walking to work today brought no inspiration for my blog today however, and as usual my clients have! Listening to my music here at the Parlour is always a favorite experience for my clients! I am continually changing things up but the list is always vintage, of course...

December 21, 2018

Sometimes life throws you a curve ball and how you handle it is totally up to you! My Granddad used to say "Every Day's a Bonus". He has a real sense of what time we have on this earth. My Granddad was born and raised in England and entered the Army there prior to the...

December 21, 2018

I have been hired to do a lot of hair and makeup for both Movies, Theater and most recently Pinup Pageants and I love styling for these Dolls! I have then wanted to attend the pageant to see how the Dolls do and of course no matter what ribbons or prizes you receive yo...

December 21, 2018

Being a hairdresser, has allowed me far more than just the privilege of doing someones hair and makeup.  It has allowed me to enter into my clients private lives on several occasions.  In that, I have had to also be very conscious of what I share with others.  There's...

December 21, 2018

Walking to work today brought last night to mind. We sat and watched a program called "Derren Brown - Miracle". I was a magic show but based on debunking the idea of evangelists. I am all for whatever makes your life better so if you believe in Miracles and believe tha...

June 2, 2018

For those of you who have taken my makeup workshops or those of you who have had makeup done with me here at Mrs. Rees' Vintage Beauty Parlour, you have heard me say at least a few times that the makeup I use is the makeup I have had while in the movie and theater indu...

May 23, 2018

I have been trying to decide for quite some time now what to blog about... I have read many blogs over the years and many, many that are vintage inspired or related. I feel like the market for blogs writing on particularly vintage things is a bit flooded and I also fee...

May 2, 2018

 A lot has changed since the 1950s! It's been a long time since we have had to think about the weekly hair appointment...

Thankfully our styles have gotten a wee bit easier to deal with and we now mostly embrace the hair that grows on our head as it is with help from a...

April 25, 2018

This is a wee video to show the Bite Lip Lab Unboxing!

April 19, 2018

I thought I would share with you a little introduction to proper waist training as I am beginning my journey in this. I have always loved this look and loved the feel of being cinched into a corset so at age 51 I have decided to begin my journey. There is so much to sh...

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