Makeovers Salon + Spa Raises $3,000 for the MSPCA-Angell during Cut-A-Thon

Over 100 guests along with 15 of their canine friends and a turtle turned out for Makeovers Salon & Spa’s recent “Cut-A-Thon” which was held in support of shelter animals.

Makeovers Salon & Spa raised $3,000 for the non-profit MSPCA-Angell through the festive event.

Guests enjoyed live music, refreshments, face painting, raffles, giveaways and amazing silent auction items which included a “Night at Fenway” package of dinner at Cask ’n Flagon, two tickets for Boston Red Sox vs White Sox game and an autographed baseball by Jason Varitek. Also part of the silent auction was an “Ultimate Date Night” package which included champagne and strawberries, a couples massage, men’s cut, wash and blow dry for the ladies and dinner for two at Stoneforge Grill.

Makeovers Salon & Spa wishes to thank their 30 service providers who generously donated their time for this special event.

About MSPCA-Angell
The MSPCA-Angell is a national and international leader in animal protection and veterinary medicine and provides direct hands-on care for thousands of animals each year. The MSPCA-Angell is a private, non-profit organization. For more information, visit www.mspca.org.

About Makeovers Salon & Spa
Makeovers Salon & Spa is owned by the internationally recognized, award-winning designers Edward and Norah Blum. As one of the largest salon and spas in Massachusetts, Makeovers Salon & Spa is a 13,200 square foot “paradise” with 26 styling stations, nine large treatment rooms and a collaborative of an amazingly talented staff of nearly 100 providing hair styling and coloring; nail and spa services. Makeovers Salon & Spa has been honored 15 times with “First Place Reader’s Choice Award” in all beauty categories.

Makeovers Salon & Spa designers travel to New York for training in the latest color and cutting techniques each Spring and the salon frequently hosts renowned international guest trainers. Services offered at the Day Spa include facials, laser treatments, massage, manicures/pedicures, wraps, body treatments, waxing, reflexology and aromatherapy. Their line of high quality products include G.M. Collin and Glymed Spa products, Glominerals Makeup and Wella, Sebastian, Rene Furtier, Alterna and Icon hair care products.

Makeovers Salon & Spa is located at 574 Washington Street in Easton, MA. For more information, visit the website at www.makeoverssalon.com or contact (508) 238-1211.

Cut-A-Thon for the MSPCA-Angell at Makeovers Salon + Spa in Easton

The renowned Makeovers Salon & Spa, located at Marketplace Mall, 574 Washington Street in Easton, will hold a “Cut-A-Thon” to benefit the MSPCA-Angell on Sunday, April 3, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All proceeds from Makeovers Salon & Spa’s “Cut-A-Thon” event will be donated to the MSPCA-Angell to help support shelter animals. Makeovers salon will provide haircuts for a $50 donation and a number of spa treatments will be offered at special pricing. All salon and spa services require a pre-booked appointment and deposit.

Attendees may bring their animal friends along and enjoy live music, delicious refreshments (for people and their pets) and a special raffle.

Don’t miss out on this fun-filled fundraiser! To pre-book a salon or spa appointment for this special benefit for the MSPCA-Angell, call (508) 238-1211.

About MSPCA-Angell

The MSPCA-Angell is a national and international leader in animal protection and veterinary medicine and provides direct hands-on care for thousands of animals each year. The MSPCA-Angell is a private, non-profit organization. For more information, visit www.mspca.org.

About Makeovers Salon & Spa

Makeovers Salon & Spa is owned by the internationally recognized, award-winning designers Edward and Norah Blum. As one of the largest salon and spas in Massachusetts, Makeovers Salon & Spa is a 13,200 square foot “paradise” with 26 styling stations, nine large treatment rooms and a collaborative of an amazingly talented staff of nearly 100 providing hair styling and coloring; nail and spa services. Makeovers Salon & Spa has been honored 15 times with “First Place Reader’s Choice Award” in all beauty categories.

Makeovers Salon & Spa designers travel to New York for training in the latest color and cutting techniques each Spring and the salon frequently hosts renowned international guest trainers. Services offered at the Day Spa include facials, laser treatments, massage, manicures/pedicures, wraps, body treatments, waxing, reflexology and aromatherapy. Their line of high quality products include G.M. Collin and Glymed Spa products, Glominerals Makeup and Wella, Sebastian, Rene Furtier, Alterna and Icon hair care products.

Makeovers Salon & Spa is located at 574 Washington Street in Easton, MA. For more information, visit the website at www.makeoverssalon.com or contact (508) 238-1211.

Makeovers Salon & Spa’s Edward Blum Invited to Elite Team L’Oreal for Gwen Stefani L.A.M.B. Show

Edward Blum

Edward Blum, internationally recognized expert stylist/colorist and owner of Makeovers Salon & Spa, one of the largest salon and spas in Massachusetts, will be a part of the elite L’Oreal team for the Gwen Stefani L.A.M.B. show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York Fall 2011 (February 10-17, 2011). 

Blum, a renowned expert in hair color, design and styling, was invited to serve on L’Oreal’s exclusive team of the most famous hairdressers and fashionistas in the industry for the A-list only Gwen Stefani L.A.M.B. Show – the most sought after event at Fashion Week.

Last year, Blum served on the Wella style/color team for celebrity designer Donna Karan who was introducing the DKNY Fall 2010 collection at Fashion Week.

Blum and his wife Norah own the prestigious Makeovers Salon & Spa, a state-of-the-art facility located in Easton that is a collaborative of an amazingly talented staff of nearly 100.  Known for his artistry and technical knowledge, Blum has been a hair stylist for 32 years and a salon owner for more than two decades.  Makeovers Salon & Spa is his fourth salon.

He is a contributing writer to many professional beauty publications including Modern Salon Magazine, American Salon Magazine and Salon Today Magazine.  Blum has been the stylist for “One Life to Live” soap opera’s Christian Alfonso and Judge Maria Lopez of the “Maria Lopez Show” as well as for Buena Vista Studios-Disney, New England Today, Boston Channel 5 and Channel 4.   He has won numerous awards and worked on many other stage, hair and fashion award shows over the last three decades. 

On the local level, Blum holds the Northeast Cutting and Styling Championship title and his salon has been honored 15 times with First Place Reader’s Choice Award in all beauty categories.  Additionally, he frequently serves as a consultant to many cosmetology schools in New England.

About Makeovers Salon & Spa
Makeovers Salon & Spa is owned by the internationally recognized, award-winning designers Edward and Norah Blum.  As one of the largest salon and spa in Massachusetts, Makeovers Salon & Spa is a 13,200 square foot “paradise” with 26 styling stations, nine large treatment rooms and a staff of more than 80 providing hair styling and coloring; nail and spa services.  Makeovers Salon & Spa has been honored 15 times with “First Place Reader’s Choice Award” in all beauty categories. 

Makeovers Salon & Spa designers travel to New York for training in the latest color and cutting techniques each Spring and the salon frequently hosts renowned international guest trainers.  Services offered at the Day Spa include facials, laser treatments, massage, manicures/pedicures, wraps, body treatments, waxing, reflexology and aromatherapy.   Their line of high quality products include G.M. Collin and Glymed Spa products, Glominerals Makeup and Wella, Sebastian, Rene Furtier, Alterna and Icon hair care products.

Makeovers Salon & Spa is located at 574 Washington Street in Easton, MA.  For  more information, visit the website at www.makeoverssalon.com or contact (508) 238-1211.