‘Tis the Season to be Fab: Holiday Makeup Tips with Breena!

Breena obsessing over one of the Morphe eyeshadow palettes! At work on a fabulous full face! “Always remember to be confident in your look!” – Breena’s favorite piece of makeup advice! ‘Tis the Season to Be Fabulous! It’s time to get in the holiday spirit, ladies! The season is upon us and our schedules are […]

Q&A: Meet Alexa!

Alexa Rose Trovato always knew she wanted to be creative (her initials even spell ART!), but it was only in the past few years makeup has been her method. After opening with Blown Away, her clientele in the Lincoln Park neighborhood has come to know one thing for certain: a face by Alexa is one […]

Q&A: Meet Raul! Blown Away’s Newest Colorist!

The newest member of our glam squad… and just in time for the launch of our Beauty Bar! For the month of OCTOBER, we’re offering 30% off your first color service as a Blown Away welcome to the Beauty Bar! Gianna sat down with Raul and had a COLORFUL conversation about his experiences in the world […]

Trying Out the Brazilian Blowout!

In this video, our stylist, Gabby, walks us through the basics of the Brazilian Blowout treatment. We just added them to Blown Away’s services and we could not be more thrilled!  Don’t miss out — call or book your appointment online today!

About Us

Blown Away is owned by Laura Alderson, a small business owner and entrepreneur. She was raised in San Francisco on the Presidio because her father was a military official, but her family’s roots are right here in Chicago, both in the Lakeview and Lincoln Park neighborhoods. Blown Away is a blow dry and beauty bar […]