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5 Wisconsin Winter Hair Care Tips

5 Wisconsin Winter Hair Care Tips

We all know that Midwest winters can be hard. In Wisconsin, we’ll deal with freezing temperatures and snow flurries for months. In addition to causing traffic delays and cabin fever, the long months can also stress your hair and scalp. Here are 5 hair care tips to keep your hair and scalp healthy all winter […]

What You Need to Know about Split Ends

Split ends occur when the cuticle of your hair – the outermost layer – becomes damaged. When the cuticle is damaged, it’s susceptible to cracking and splitting. This is when those annoying split ends appear, and your hair begins to look unhealthy. Here’s what you need to know to prevent split ends and how to […]

Our Favorite DIY Halloween Makeup Ideas

Halloween is about a week away, and we’re excited to become witches, ghouls and goblins. We’re creatives, and we love getting to create unique hair and makeup styles on All Hallow’s Eve. If you’re still not sure what to dress as for Halloween, maybe a few of our favorite tutorials will inspire you. If you’re […]

Wedding Makeup We Love

The fall is one of the busiest seasons for weddings, and our stylists are spending their weekends at VICI Capilli dolling up beautiful brides. If you’re looking for bridal makeup inspiration, we found a few of our favorite go-to looks for brides-to-be. Bridal makeup should be glowy, soft and elegant, and it looks amazing on […]

5 of our Favorite Updo Tutorials

5 of our Favorite Updo Tutorials

The fall is one of the busiest times for updos. These months are filled with weddings and formal dances, which means your hair needs to be beautiful, elegant and (hopefully) easy. These 5 updo tutorials will help you create the perfect, simple updo. If you want something intricate, join us at VICI. Easy Updo French […]

Why You Should Invest in Waxing

Why You Should Invest in Waxing

If you have never gotten your legs, armpits or brows waxed because you didn’t want to invest the time or money, you may want to reconsider. Waxing offers more benefits than shaving does and you need to wax far less often. It may seem a tad scary, but waxing is the way to go. Hair […]

5 Myths About Skincare


It seems there’s always something new on the market to help with aging, or there’s new advice on how to care for your skin. What should you be using? What advice should you act on? It can be hard to decide, and since we want our guests to have the best, healthiest skin possible, we […]

The History of the Manicure


Manicures today vary in shape, color and design. Some women grow their nails long and add stones and charms to their designs, while others keep their manicures short and stick with a solid nail or gel polish. But why do we paint our nails at all? Manicures have a rich and full history, opening a […]

5 Quick Tips to Help Your Manicure Last


You’ve just left the salon with fresh polish on your nails and you want your nails to look this amazing forever. We completely understand. Unfortunatly, as with all things, eventually your manicure will need a touch up or to be redone. However, there are a few things you can do between salon visits to help […]

The Best Red, White and Blue Hair Styles

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We had a wonderful 4th of July hanging with friends and family outside in Milwaukee, enjoying fireworks and swooning over amazing hair and makeup looks. For some hair stylists, Independence Day needed to be celebrated right down to the hair root. Here’s a few of our favorite looks we came across that already have us […]

How to Protect Your Hair at the Beach

Happy Summer Solstice! The longest day of the year is finally here, which means it’s officially summer! It also means that the beaches around Lake Michigan will be packed. As fun as the sand and sun can be, time at the beach can also be detrimental to your hair, if you’re not careful. Don’t worry, […]

The Perfect Gifts for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is almost here. It’s when we show our fathers, husbands or grandfathers how much they mean to us. Typically, dads don’t take a lot of time to pamper themselves or care for their skin and hair. For Father’s Day, we love spoiling the men in our lives with hair and skincare products and […]

Summer Hair Trends We Want to Try

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Summer has finally reached Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and along with tan lines, picnics and festivals, we’re ready to enjoy brand new hair colors and trends. From gray hues to braid jewelry, these are the hair color and styling trends we can’t wait to try. Millennial Pink Hair You’ve probably seen this color everywhere and haven’t even […]

5 of our Favorite Aveda Products

our favorite aveda products

Looking for the perfect Aveda products? It can be hard to pick a favorite, but we tried! These are our favorite Aveda products that we recommend you try. They are perfect for just about anyone, no matter your hair or skin type: 1. Shampure Shampoo and Conditioner Infuse your hair with a calming aroma, letting […]

Our Favorite, Easy Hair Tips

Great hair doesn’t require hours of work every day. Leave the hard lifting to us when you come in for your appointment. In between appointments, though, there are really easy, simple hair tips you can do to keep your hair happy and healthy. Hair Tip #1: You can stimulate hair growth by massaging your scalp […]

How to Keep Your Hair Color Fresh This Summer

Stepping out of the salon with your new hair color is one of the best feelings ever. You want it to stay that vibrant forever, but during the summer, chlorine, salt water and the sun can dull your color. It doesn’t have to be that way, though! Check out our tips for keeping your color […]

The Best Hair for Vacation


Spring break and summer vacation plans are almost here. And while vacations are fun, trying to style your hair on vacay can be annoying. Heat, salt water and chlorine can all cause problems, but these hairstyles and tips will keep your hair at its best no matter where you go. The Thing About Vacation Hair […]

The Path to a Working in a Professional Salon

The path to working in a professional salon is more difficult than you may think. Hair stylists are well-trained in so many different areas. They undergo a year of school, and then often a year of apprenticeship or training at a salon. After that, they can call themselves a stylist. So what does it take […]

10 Things We All Love about the Hair Salon

A visit to the hair salon is one of the many pleasures of life. There’s something so relaxing and fun about it. At VICI Capilli Salons & Spa, we might be a little biased, but we think everyone will agree that there are plenty of reasons to love the hair salon. 1. The Scalp Massage […]

Spring Hair Trends: The Colors You Need to Try

Spring is almost here (we think! In Wisconsin, you never know.) With the warmer months and sunshine on its way, it’s time to try something new with your hair. Shake off that cabin fever and and bring your spring hair into the new season. Strawberry Blonde If you’re tempted to try red, this season is […]