Summer Trends

BEAUTY

 

BLEU, A Blowdry Bar

701 Metairie Road, Ste. 112-2A, Metairie
504-309-5999
5228 Magazine St., 504-325-5625
BLEUaBlowdryBar.com

This summer, enjoy BLEU’s newest service, the Olaplex Blowout Experience. This 1 hour, 6 step process exclusively uses Olaplex products that work on a molecular level to repair broken hair bonds caused by chemical, thermal and mechanical damage. Repair. Protect. Strengthen. Followed by a signature round brush blowout, this will be the best $70 you’ll spend all summer!

 

Dr. Sean Weiss Facial Plastic Surgery

2201 Veterans Blvd., #408, Metairie
504-814-3223 (FACE)
SeanWeissMD.com/SaintCharlesAvenue

Dr. Sean Weiss is a double board-certified Facial Plastic Surgeon and expert in facial aesthetics. Celebrate Christmas in July with incredible offers including Hydrafacial, RF Microneedling, Skin Pen, Excel V Laser and more! Exclusive offers for St. Charles Avenue readers on Skin Medica skincare products, Injectable Fillers, Botox and Liposuction. Visit SeanWeissMD.com/SaintCharlesAvenue for details!

 

The Gallery Salon & Spa

6312 Argonne Blvd.
504-482-2219
TheGalleryNola.com

Beat the summer heat, humidity and frizz with one of the hottest summer trends, a Brazilian Blowout. As the #1 smoothing treatment on the market, the Brazilian Blowout performs like no other. All hair types can enjoy up to 4 weeks of smooth hair with their express treatment, or 3 to 6 months of smoothing with the full treatment.

 

Woodhouse Day Spa

4030 Canal St.
504-482-6652
WoodhouseSpas.com

Reverse the signs of aging due to too much fun in the sun with a Hydrafacial at The Woodhouse New Orleans! Hydrafacial uses cutting-edge technology that’ll cleanse, extract and hydrate the skin. Hydrafacial has both instant and lasting results that you can see and feel! Woodhouse Metairie Coming Soon!

 

HOME

 

A.L. Lowe Custom Framing

1126 S. Carrollton Ave.
504-861-0395
@allowecustomframing

Framing since 1938, A. L. Lowe uses high quality materials to ensure the best product possible. With museum quality and UV filtered glass, your artwork will be beautifully framed in one of their many specialty frames available. Commercial and residential installation and delivery provided to New Orleans area including the Northshore.

 

A New Leaf

601-916-5300
ANewLeafProductivity.com

Do you love your home office or would you rather just close the door and not deal with what’s lurking behind it? You really can have a home office that you adore working in. Call today to find out how A New Leaf can help you decrease stress and increase your productivity!

 

Exterior Designs, Inc.

504-866-0276
ExteriorDesignsBev.com

Exterior Designs’ owner/designer Beverly Katz has an exceptional ability to transform even the largest landscapes into intimate spaces perfect for entertaining and relaxing, and is known for helping homeowners increase the value of their homes with landscaping. Services include design, construction, installation and project management for residential or commercial landscapes.

 

Louisiana Custom Closets

504-885-3188
985-871-0810
LouisianaCustomClosets.com

Louisiana Custom Closets represents the pinnacle of quality design, materials and service for custom storage solutions. They manufacture their products, so their experienced designers and installers can work with you to create a customized storage plan for any room of your home or office. Call today for a free estimate.

 

Vision Wood

6010 Magazine St.
504-265-8983
Vision-Wood.com

Vision Wood invites you to see wood in a new way! Their wood gallery showcases the highest quality wood products and materials available. They offer architectural wood elements including flooring, decking, interior and exterior paneling and specialty items, like wide planks, herringbone, chevron and parquet patterns, Shou Sugi Ban, custom stair parts and locally made indoor and outdoor furniture.

 

Wren’s Tontine Shade and Design

1533 Prytania St.
504-525-7409
WrensTontine.com

Dual Roller Shade gives you “the best of both worlds!” It has solar shade for UV protection while maintaining your view of the outdoors and a room darkening shade to block the light, all in one window treatment. It offers a minimal yet sophisticated look with light control, color and style, and is available in hundreds of fabric choices.

 

ENTERTAINMENT FOR KIDS

 

Love Swimming

5221 S. Front St.
504-891-4662
LoveSwimming.com

What better time for swim lessons than this summer? Stop in Love Swimming and sign up for one of their many weekly classes. Let the Swim Experts of New Orleans take care of you this summer!

 

Louisiana Children’s Museum

420 Julia St.
504-523-1357
LCM.org

Come play at “Closing the Big Blue Doors,” July 27, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Receive a temporary tattoo and logo sticker, decorate a second-line hanky and sign your name on a Big Blue Door! Countdown to Closing at 1:45 p.m. with balloons and confetti! Tickets $2.50 members (1986 Opening Day admission) and $10 non-members.

 

FASHION

 

FeBe

474 Metairie Road, #103, Metairie
504-835-5250
FebeClothing.com

Stay cool this summer with the beautiful blue look by Shoshanna, available at Febe.

 

PERLIS Clothing

6070 Magazine St. (only)
504-895-8661

This beautiful 100% georgette silk caftan is printed in Florence, Italy. The pattern uses arboreal imagery from artist Dena Lyons’ paintings of trees. The sensual soft fabric looks splendid with any attire. Dress it up with fancy sandals for hosting a garden cocktail party or throw it over your bathing suit for sitting by the pool.

 

The Optical Shoppe

800 Metairie Road, Metairie
504-301-1726
OpticalShoppeBR.com

Soak up some rays this summer in Revoir by Dita Eyewear, $650. The Optical Shoppe is a locally owned designer eyewear and sunglass boutique offering the latest digital lens technology for the best vision possible. Their highly experienced staff will keep you looking and seeing your best.

 

The Shop at The Collection

The Museum Shop of The Historic New Orleans Collection
504-598-7147
HNOC.org/shop

Stay cool in the summer heat with this eco-friendly, 100% cotton button down from local designer Passion Lilie created exclusively for The Historic New Orleans Collection featuring a pattern from THNOC’s properties, $54. Available at The Shop at The Collection’s new location at 520 Royal St. Instagram: @shop_thnoc | #shopthnoc

 

DINING

 

Dickie Brennan & Co.

FrenchQuarter-Dining.com

Temperature Lunch at Palace Café returns – two courses for yesterday’s high – if the high is 85° on Monday, count on Tuesday’s $8.50 lunch! To celebrate the 25th anniversary of this popular New Orleans summer dining tradition, sister restaurants Bourbon House and Tableau will also offer temperature lunch specials. Temperature lunch is available Monday through Friday now through Labor Day.

 

The Steakhouse at Harrah’s

8 Canal St., New Orleans
504-533-6111
HarrahsSteakhouse.com

Celebrate summertime with a special prix-fixe menu at The Steakhouse at Harrah’s. Chef Chris Lusk has created a special menu that includes three courses for $55 or $75 with wine pairings. The Steakhouse is open nightly for dinner at 5 p.m.

 

Ralph’s on the Park

900 City Park Ave.
504-488-1000
RalphsonthePark.com

Ralph’s on the Park’s annual summer special is back: 3 Appetizers + a Glass of Wine for $33. Through the end of September, enjoy Chef Chip Flanagan’s delectable menu of over 15 items like Tempura Shrimp Creole, Grilled Vegas Strip with Romesco, Duck & Mushroom Flatbread or Crabmeat & Creole Tomato Salad.

 

HEALTH

 

Sensible Meals

EatSensibleMeals.com

Lots of exciting new things are happening this summer in the Sensible Meals kitchen! Owner Ingrid Rinck has always been committed to providing freshly prepared meals free of preservatives. Now, with new Chefs on board, they will offer upgraded meats and packages will be vacuum sealed for added quality.