Melissa Colgan

Mpls.St.Paul Weddings writer Kristina Anderson attended a vintage bridal fashion show last weekend. Here's her take. more

Dec 18, 2013 12:46 PM Aisle File

Perhaps more than neckline, train, and even silhouette, nothing really affects the way a wedding gown moves and falls over the curves more than its fabric. more

Dec 18, 2013 12:46 PM Aisle File

Part two of our guide to dissecting wedding dress lingo: necklines. more

Dec 18, 2013 12:46 PM Aisle File

Cucumber Jojoba bead exfoliating scrub

Stephanie Colgan

Kevin Olson's Galen Labs introduces a line of new Dead Sea salt scrubs and serums, manufactured in Buffalo, MN. Galen gives Melissa Colgan his tips for healthy skin all winter long. more

Oct 31, 2010 10:00 PM Shop & Style

Melissa Colgan reviews the new all-women yoga samba combination class, hosted at Extrados Salon & Spa and lead by Luciana Friere. A fun, open-minded wellness workout. more

Sep 30, 2010 10:00 PM Shop & Style

beauty products

Craig Bares

Melissa Colgan reviews the upcoming trends for fall 2010, feature fresh, pearly takes on warm autumn classic colors, the transition to your new seasonal scent, and rich products to gently guide your skin into the colder months. more

Jul 31, 2010 10:00 PM Shop & Style

Melissa Colgan tests the Brazilian Blowout, eliminating frizz and softening curls with a special solution rather than harsh, drying chemicals. more

Apr 30, 2010 10:00 PM Shop & Style

Melissa Colgan meets with makeup and spraytan artist Sandra Avelli of Extrados Salon for a healthy, sunless tan to transition to the spring season. more

Mar 31, 2010 10:00 PM Shop & Style

melissa colgan trying an aerialates class

Stephanie Colgan

We test drive Elizabeth Skwiot's Aerialates, a Pilates-style workout performed on aerial equipment from fabric ropes to trapeze bars, at Studio U. more

Feb 28, 2010 10:00 PM Shop & Style

looks for fall

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Melissa Colgan comments on fall looks inspired by the autumn beauty of St. Paul and Minneapolis. more

Aug 31, 2009 10:00 PM Shop & Style

brighten up

William Clark

Tips from Melissa Colgan, Michael Hendrickson, and Molly Oberstar to brighten up your complexion. more

Apr 30, 2009 10:00 PM Shop & Style

Model Citizen Molly Oberstar

William Clark

Winner of the Do You Want To Be a Real Model Contest, ice skater and new model extraordinare Molly Oberstar shows off her athleticism in our photo shoot. more

Apr 30, 2009 10:00 PM Shop & Style

Local company Sojos develops pet food mix without fillers and additives to keep pups fit and healthy. more

May 9, 2008 12:00 PM Shop & Style

The search for the perfect, timeless perfume in a world of cheap celebrity scents. Featuring iconic fragrances such as Acqua di Parma, Shalimar, and Chanel No. 5. more

Jan 31, 2007 10:00 PM Shop & Style

Holiday Hair

John Wagner

Local stylists give their recommendations for fabulous holiday hair, emphasizing big, classic curls. more

Nov 30, 2006 10:00 PM , Shop & Style


Randall Nelson

Baliage picks up steam, offering soft, sun-kissed highlights that look both natural and glamorous, great for curly and wavy hair. Melissa Colgan gets hers from Jon English master stylist Daniel Kerscher. more

Jul 31, 2006 10:00 PM Shop & Style


Mary Lynn Blasutta

Melissa Colgan checks out the Twin Cities' most in-demand hairstylists to see how long the wait and how high the price is to get an appointment with big names like Jon English, Tom Schmidt, Christopher Hopkins, Denny Kemp, Woody Theis, Jon ... more

Feb 28, 2006 10:00 PM Shop & Style