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  • Olive & June Pasadena -- Your Girls Day Extravaganza

    The newest salon from Olive & June creator Sarah Gibson Tuttle opened this week in Pasadena and if you’ve ever need a reason to head that way, this is it. The salon is identical to the OG one in Beverly Hills but a bit bigger and the surroundings a bit grander. As if getting your nails done at by far the best salon in all of Los Angeles wasn’t enough, the new shop shares a door with Dry Bar, across the way is Soul Cycle Pasadena, a Sugar fish is about to open and a Lemonade and a Veggie Grill are there already. This is your one stop shop Girl’s Day.

    Sample schedule:

    Saturday Day

    10:45am Soul Cycle Class

    11:30am Rinse off and change

    12pm Dry Bar. Get your hair looking fierce. Have a glass of bubbly while you’re at it.

    1pm mani/pedi at Olive & June Really want to treat yourself? Go for the Alice mani and pedi. This deluxe treatment will leave you feeling refreshed, revived and ready for the day.

    2pm Grab a healthy lunch at lemonade or cross the street to Veggie Grill for some healthy vegan food.

    3pm Head home, pick out the perfect outfit and make sure to have fabulous plans for the night!

    O&J Pasadena is now taking appointments. Book yours here.

  • Meet Olive & June Founder Sarah Gibson Tuttle

    Meet Olive & June Founder Sarah Gibson Tuttle
    Olive & June, the LA based nail salon, is not only a destination for the stars, but it’s also for women (and men) who care about beauty done right. Their dedication to proper practices, healthy products, and not only customer, but staff happiness is unlike any other nail salon you’ll visit. The salon is delightfully girly with an inviting hint of warmth, and a selection of 5-free polishes (that means they are free from these five toxic ingredients: formaldehyde, dibutyl phthalate, toluene, formaldehyde resin and camphor) that will make you wonder why you ever bothered with the other stuff. We caught up with the owner and vision behind the chic salon, Sarah Gibson Tuttle, on what it took to get where she is, baby prep (she just gave birth to a new baby girl a few weeks ago), and what the future of nail beauty holds. (Read the full interview on Yahoo Beauty)
  • The Springs

    If you live in Los Angeles or have been here to visit, you know that it can take a lot to make you get in your car to drive to another part of town. Some things are worth the trek though and for this Westside girl, The Springs in Downtown LA is one of them. The Springs is a one stop shop for renewing, relaxing, and losing those few extra pounds. It’s a well-being playground housed in a giant warehouse that looks like it just stepped out of your last issue of Dwell magazine. Here’s what they have to offer: Keep reading