All our latest salon and Beauty NEWS, what’s happening in our Bristol Salon!
We are OPEN as normal at present, due to the current corona virus outbreak we have significantly upped Salon Hygiene procedures and are limiting bookings to no more than 2 clients at a time to comply with Government recommendations on Social Distancing.
We have limited stocks of Anti-Bacterial Hand gel for clients to purchase and we are asking all clients to use the salon ones upon arrival
We’re celebrating 10 Years of CND Shellac a journey we’ve been on since the very beginning & we’re delighted to see a return of some colours that are relaunched in this exciting limited edition collection…
CND Shellac Spike, Satin Sheets, Company Red, Pointe Blanc & CND Shellac Jiggy, 5 Great Colours from the past and a very apt name the “ICONIC” collection, when Company Red was discontinued we had many clients who were disappointed and it’s great to see it back!
CND Winter shades now in Salon! Inspired by precious jewels and stones, CND has partnered with Swarovski Crystals to create their new Winter’19 collection: Crystal Alchemy.
This enchanted collection celebrates the many facets of one’s personality whether that’s elegant, passionate, reserved or spirited. Collection includes: Lovely Quartz, Rebellious Ruby, Divine Diamond, Sassy Sapphire & Powerful Hematite
Having had a break from the main refurbishment works we have now begun phase 2, our Treatment Rooms are in progress with new units & shelving & we’ve finally received & fitted the glass for the manicure station!
This Autumns colours from CND Nails have just arrived in Salon, even more colour choices for your manicure or pedicure – with names like ‘First Love’ and ‘Cap & Gown’, the five shades have been designed to remind the wearer of their most sentimental memories.
In salon now the IBX system can strengthen and repair your nails and can be used as a standalone treatment or simply be incorporated as part of a shellac manicure. We have been trialing the system for several weeks & have been impressed by the results.
A reminder our Student Discount changes to 20% on Monday & Tuesday’s from May & 10% the rest of the week, Student & NHS Member s continue to receive 30% (contact us for details) Our New Price List is now Published and features some new treatments which includes from May IBX Nail Strengthen and repair.
This Spring brings us 3 new shades from CND – The Sweet Escape Collection is in salon now, Coquette is a subtle shade of lilac ideal for this spring, Soul Mate is a muted shade of Brick Red one of CND’s go to shades and always popular & finally Exquisite is on point for this springs wedding season and is a pastel shade of Blonde. All in stock!
New loyalty card lands in salon soon, having been working on the refurbishment of the salon we are now getting to grips with some of the important things
Feb 2019 – With our new look comes a new logo, simplifying our message “we simply provide professional beauty treatments” from some of the worlds leading in-salon brands.
Not only are we loving our NEW Look but so are our clients! Nearly completed the front of house has been completely changed with wheel chair friendly access. The addition of a brow bar for our much loved HD Brows & general eye treatments such as threading allows for many more walk in appointments, a new elevated Pedicure Platform for both the comfort of our clients & our therapist but also results in a much improved situation for friends to enjoy a drink and chat whilst having a foot pamper! In addition our new manicure station accommodates an additional client so we are perfectly laid out for more clients or for larger group bookings!
We are open for business as usual but having renegotiated our lease we are currently undergoing refurbishment work to bring you a Beautiful new look salon.
New windows are already in place along with a raised pedicure platform and we will be bringing you a dedicated brow station for HD Brows & Eye treatments along with increased capacity for Shellac
HD Brows Brand welcomed to the salon – WHY CHOOSE HD BROWS?
HD Brows differ to many other treatments as we don’t believe in a one shape fits all ethos. Brows are as individual as fingerprints and so each step of the HD Brows treatment is completely bespoke from the personal consultation, shape design, tailoring and aftercare process.
Need a Flamingo or a Disco this Summer?
We’ve added to our already fabulous collection of Sascha Gossen Nail Stamping templates with this great for Summer edition featuring Palm Trees & Flamingos. Kim Kardashian has already been spotted wearing this look applied to her toes & with Lecenté neon powders you too can look sizzling this summer.
Ready for Spring 2018 – Shellac Chic Shock Collection – CND have launched their Spring 2018 Collection and it’s already in Salon Inspired by South Korean K-Pop culture; sweet pastels add a tough edge to an otherwise girly range. Create a bold Lolita Look by wearing them monochrome or ombre. Full Shellac collection includes: Candied,
Jellied, Taffy & Gummi
Autumn 2017 – NEW CND TOP COATS – We have three new CND shellac professional top coats landing in Salon this September these special effect top coats in Matte, Glitter, and Pearl. Enhance any CND™ Shellac Nail Polish with the Alluring trilogy collection.
August 2017 – In time for winter these Arctic inspired shades are in salon during September, the Glacial illusion collection includes Ice Bar, Cashmere Wrap
Radiant Chill, Alpine Plum which is proving extremely popular, Mystic Slate
& Winter Nights
June 2017 – The summer sees the CND Night Spell collection in salon with six luscious moonlight shades.
November 2016 – In Stock Now! We have some fabulous Guinot gift Sets in Stock for Christmas and they are moving Fast!
From just £45 and with up to £89 RRP of products included! Limited stocks for Christmas so grab yours now! A choice of 3 sets available all including some of Guinots most popular products!
Guinot cleanse & comfort gift set comprises:
100ml comforting cleansing milk, 100ml comforting toning lotion, 50ml Masque Essential , 50ml creme Nutrition Comfort & gift bag included
August 2016 – With the added dimension of Lecenté Glitter and Sascha Gossen Nail Stamping we can extend the CND Shellac colours to meet your wishes everytime!
July 2016 – We have introduced some wonderful Stamping Plates to our manicure selection from CND ambassador Sascha Gossen, used with CND Shellac we can give your nails that extra wow factor!
June 2016 – We love adding new CND colours when they launch & the new Autumn range is already in Salon. With new shades including summery Patina Buckle & Denim Patch as well as some lovely darker colours.
May 2016 – Not to be outdone by CND Shellac CND Vinylux has also landed in salon with it’s take on the NEW Flirtation Collection adding Intance Blue to the line up, Skin Tease & Desert Poppy
March 2016 – 6 New Shellac Shades in the form of CND’s new Flirtation Collection Lavender Lace, Sparks Fly, Be Demure, Aqua-intance. Pink Pursuit & Honey Darlin we can’t wait to see how Sparks Fly looks – set to be as popular as Tropix but with inbuilt sparkle – Maybe?
January 2016! – it feels like spring is here – already with the NEW CND Art Vandal Collection! In Vinylux and Shellac an exciting Vibrant colour collection which lands in Salon January! Shades! Colours left to right: Untitled Bronze, Art Basil, Magenta Mischief, Digi-teal, Mauve Maverick, Future Fuchsia & in Vinylux there are two more shades – Sienna Scribble & Tutti Frutti
December 2015 – Love Your Lashes? – So do we! and that’s why we would like to introduce you to our Lash Lift Treatment. An hour long treatment which is an alternative to a standard lash perm with outstanding results. Lashes are lifted from the root to create an illusion of both length & Volume. Enhances, Defines & Emphasises the eyes. Great for clients who don’t want lash extensions. Results last between 5-7 weeks. A Patch Test is required – Just £59
December 2015 – Guinot Age Summum – A Fabulous Facial! – The Guinot Age Summum Treatment is the alternative to plastic surgery for treating immediately signs of ageing : wrinkles and fines lines, loss of firmness, lack of radiance. In less than 1 hour of treatment, the face appears several years younger:
The skin’s surface looks more youthful. Wrinkles and fine lines are filled in and immediately smoothed away. Skin texture is refined and the skin recovers a youthful radiant glow. Age Summum Treament is ideal for all women who wish to appear younger than their age. OFFER Course of 3 for £149
December 2015 – CND Shellac Ruby Ritz – It’s back this popular festive colour which is a must at Christmas is back in salon – it won’t be around for long though – Along with “Ice Vapour” a dazzling sparkly Christmas White!
If you have a special party this Christmas or New year then we have the shades to match your outfit!
October 2015 – Parking Just got easier at Pamper Me , the NEW residents parking and controlled Parking schemes are shortly coming in to place this means there will be more Pay and Display options and at a cheaper rate (including 30 minutes FREE) Elmdale road (the North side), Priory Road and Tyndalls Park Road will no longer have FREE all day parking meaning that these streets will be less clogged with people parking up all day as such it will much easier to find a space. These three roads will be cheaper to park than that of the bays in Queens Avenue, Elmdale Road (south) & Elton Road and you can also park for up to 3 Hours instead of 1 or 2 hours. If you come in to Salon for a treatment we will refund you 1 hour of your parking, simply pop back with your receipt!
September 2015 – CND Launch Aurora Collection their latest Nail Polish collection, with it’s colour crystallizing frozen effects & shimmering base. All shades available in salon now in both Vinylux & Shellac.
Experience the wonder with these new CND SHELLAC brand 14+ day nail color shades: Nordic Lights, Winter Glow, Glacial Mist, Tundra We can see Nordic Lights being this winters most popular shade!
September 2015 – We are delighted to introduce Outback organics Hot Wax to our Clifton Salon –Developed with Award winning waxing specialist Andy Rouillard Outback Organics offers a unique Hot Wax Experience ideal for Bikini, Brazilian, Hollywood, Under Arm & even nostrils.
Outback Gold utilises advanced polymer technology which literally ‘shrink wraps’ hair as it dries, for effective removal of even the shortest and most stubborn of hairs. Now clients who have shaved can be waxed by the following weekend, ready for that big night out or trip away.
Outback Gold remains supple when cool and removes cleanly from the skin, with no stickiness or unpleasant residue, plus its low melting point means improved client comfort on the most sensitive of body parts.
July 2015 – CND Launch NEW Contradictions Range – With CND’s last couple of launches being firmly in the spring & summer space we were pleased to see that the latest range of Shellac and Vinylux include some sumptuous dark shades (both our clients & our therapist are missing the much loved Ruby Ritz so the gap is about to be filled) in the CND Shellac range new shades include Safety Pin, Naked Naivete, Tartan Punk, Rouge Red, Posion Plum & Peacock Plume additionally in VINYLUX™ range – Grommet and Couture Covet.
CND Xpress 5 Shellac Top Coat & LED Lamps – June 2015 – When CND told us about both their new Xpress 5 top Coat and LED Lamp we thought we wouldn’t wait & we would immediately purchase both the new lamps and the new formula Xpress 5 top coat, Pamper Me clients have been delighted, achieving a shiner finish with the added benefit of less time in salon & the removal time is decreased as well! So if you’re tight on time remember we already have the very latest technology working for us in salon.
Scratch Salon Awards 2015 – We were thrilled to be nominated as a Finalist for this years Scratch Salon Awards with the ceremony taking place in London’s exotic Cafe De Paris, with 3 other salons short listed in our category, we were disappointed on the night to be a runner up losing out to Colchester’s “Beauty at the Bay” which looks like a fab salon, however, we had a wonderful night enjoying a great time at the awards meeting Gethin Jones the host and mingling with some of the nail industries top business people.
We are looking forward to 2016 and hopefully we can stroll down the red carpet, which the girls really deserve after all their hard work this year.
Spring 2015 – Guinot Hydraclean – New in our Bristol salon, A machine based Deep Cleansing Facial for all Skin types in just 30 mins! The Hydraclean treatment is designed to cleanse the face paying particular attention to the T-zone, thanks to the only treatment method of its kind in the world. The 30-minute treatment combines deep cleansing and a relaxing massage, leaving the skin clear and radiant.
We are a Scratch Salon Awards Finalist 2015! – We were invited to enter the Awards by Rosie Bennett their Beauty PR Manager, hopefully this was due to word being out on our therapist amazing CND Shellac & CND Vinylux Nails! We are delighted to announce we are one of just 4 Finalist in our category!
Pamper Me & the Renault Zoe – A few clients have asked us about a billboard which appeared at Temple Meads featuring the salon on a new advert for the Renault Zoe, we were asked by Renault to participate along with other popular local businesses to demonstrate the low cost delivered by their new electric vehicle in getting from A to B in the city. We we’re really pleased to be asked & then featured at such a key spot with the thousands of commuters passing through the station.
NEW Nail Repair from CND – A highly effective new treatment from CND™ with jojoba oil and keratin proteins that bond to the natural nail and help strengthen and restore moisture. With continued use RESCUERXx™ dramatically reduces peeling and white spots for healthier, more beautiful nails. Ideal for use after a shellac soak off or if re-applying shellac simply continue to use CND Solar Oil. In salon now.
Summer 2015 Shellac & Vinylux Colours – The 2015 Garden Muse collection includes Hot Pop Pink & Water Park, two existing shades which are already highly popular in salon & which compliment the new colours. In addition the new line up includes Beckoning Begonia, Lost Labyrinth, Wisteria Haze & Butterfly Queen. Featuring Blues, Greens & Purples some with a sparkle built in!
Spring 2015 Lash Perfect Lashes – Our Lash Perfect Lashes are now reduced to just £60! Lash Perfect semi permanent eyelashes enhance your natural lashes by adhering a synthetic individual eyelash to each natural eyelash using the finest medical grade adhesive that is EU compliant. Light, comfortable, natural and available in various curls, lengths and thicknesses, Lash Perfect eyelashes are made of the highest quality materials and provide the best choice for your salon or spa, giving you a natural look.
Spring 2015 Shellac Colours – It seems too often that we report on a NEW shade of Shellac however, those people at CND have done it again with the launch of the Shellac / Vinylux Flora & Fauna Collection. 6 Great shades in Shellac and even more in Vinylux. Featuring this summers colours we already have in salon Salmon Run, Wild Moss, Fragrant freesia, Field Fox, Creekside & Dandelion some of which feature subtle in-built Glitter that will make your nails shine in the Spring Sunshine!
Winter 2014 Shellac Colours – There are three limited edition Shellac and Vinylux Colours available in Salon right now, Chiffon Twirl which is an absolute hit, Grand Gala & Dazzling dance which provides beautiful blends when used with other shellac colours, the Gilded Dreams Collection won’t be around for long but it’s an ideal time to add some sparkle to your party outfit.
Winter 2014 – Our much loved Chaise lounge has unfortunately had it’s day, having being very well used it was in need of an upgrade and we have replaced it with two great looking sofas from Made.com, they look fab and thanks for all the positive comments – now we just have to start the decorating! For all those who asked the new sofa is the Ritchie, in Anthracite with multi-coloured back buttons
New for Autumn 2014 in Stock at our Bristol salon the NEW CND Shellac Modern Folklore Collection, also can be purchased in salon as Vinylux.
CND Modern Folklore Colours – Locket Love, Fine Vermilion, Rose Brocade, Crimson Sash, Indigo Frock and Plum Paisley
May 2014 – Callus Peel Treatment, we have been testing a new Callus peel treatment for a few weeks now and were delighted to see a number of clients recommend it to friends, it’s a four step system which has amazing results, ideal for those sling back shoes
April 2014 – New Express St Tropez Mist a new formulation which contains fast-acting ingredients that absorb quickly into the skin while intelligent shade technology allows you to select your depth of colour; For a light, sunkissed glow – shower after 1 hour. For a golden-bronze tan – leave on for 2 hours. For a deeper, darker result – wait 3 hours or more.
March 2014 – The NEW CND Paradise collection is now in salon with 6 exciting new shades, this new collection consists of six amazingly vibrant & daring new colours.
Bicycle Yellow- This is a current CND Vinylux colour. A beautifully bold yellow. Electric Orange- Another current CND Vinylux Shade. A fabulously bright orange. Sultry sunset – a wonderfully deep pink. Lush Tropics –the most amazing, vibrant green you can imagine. Cerulean Sea – a beautiful, exotic blue and Tango Passion – a deep, bright purple.