Project Backpack for Families In Transition


A little over a month ago, Bella Sol The Salon began to collect donated backpacks filled with school supplies for Pasadena Unified School District’s (PUSD) underprivileged children. The goal was simple: reach out to salon clients as well as the local community for support in gathering as many as possible. …

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Helping Pasadena’s Youth

Donations by generous individuals of Pasadena!

July 27, 2015, Pasadena, CA – Bella Sol The Salon is working together with Families In Transition (FIT), a Pasadena Unified School District and transitional program. FIT brings awareness of helping homeless and transitional students and their families by providing basic needs assistance, family support, academic accountability, clothing and toiletry …

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Los Angeles Business Journal


June 29, 2015. Lurdes Medina, owner of Bella Sol The Salon in Pasadena, was one of the finalists for 2015 LABJ Nonprofit & Corporate Citizenship Awards, and was mentioned in the Los Angeles Business Journal.  She was recognized in the ‘In-Kind Supporter of the Year’ category.

Summer Special


As we enter summer time, what better way to celebrate the best season of the year than with a gorgeous tan? We are offering a 30-day FREE upgrade with the purchase of a tanning membership. This way, you will have access to additional premiere tanning booths for a deeper, darker …

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Nominee: LABJ 2015 Nonprofit & Corporate Citizenship Awards

2015 Nonprofit & Corporate Citizenship Awards Nominee Annoucement

June, 2015.  Congratulations to Lurdes Medina, owner of Bella Sol The Salon, for being chosen as a nominee for the 2015 Nonprofit & Corporate Citizenship Awards! This event, hosted by the Los Angeles Business Journal, will take place on Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel on 506 South …

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Nominee: 12 Annual Latinas In Business Awards


June, 2015.  Congratulations to Lurdes Medina, owner of Bella Sol The Salon, for being nominated for the 12th Annual Latinas In Business Awards, honoring “Women Of Excellence”!  This event will be held on June 24, 2015 at The Egyptian Theatre on 6712 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, CA  90028 from 6:00pm-10:00pm. The following …

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More Than Just A Beauty Pageant, It’s A Fight For Women

” When you see these ladies go out on stage you see courage and self-esteem. I see it as a celebration of women breaking boundaries with self-confidence. To me that is the real beauty behind the pageant.”  -Lurdes Medina, Owner  PASADENA, Calif. – Being in a beauty pageant is no …

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20% Off Memberships!

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For the month of February, stop by Bella Sol The Salon in Pasasdena to get 20% off a new tanning membership!  Save money while getting ready for summer by working on a sexy tan.

Mommy Hour


Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  Introducing our Mommy Hour at Bella Sol The Salon for a limited time only!  All of our amazing moms have the chance to get a $40 Infinity Sun anti-aging airbrush on Mondays from 10AM – 2PM.  Call (626) 564-8664 now to book your appointment!

2015 Latino Business Association Awards

What an honor to have been selected as one of the finalists for the 2015 Latino Business Association Awards!!  This annual event, hosted by the Los Angeles Business Journal, highlights the efforts of amazing businesses and business owners to impact the Los Angeles Latino community.  The event was hosted today …

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Our 3 Picks for Holiday Hair & Makeup

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The Bella Sol Glam Team can create any look for your holiday needs with simple styling tricks.  For this holiday season, we present three of our favorite simple yet elegant looks. Our hairstylist, Crystal Gonzalez, along with our makeup artist, Andres Barragan, wanted to demonstrate that holiday beauty prepping shouldn’t have to be …

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Stitch Me Up – Kevin Murphy


On Monday, November 17th, we hosted a “Stitch Me Up” class taught by Kevin Murphy’s hair expert, Ahou Mofid.  Using a Bella Sol The Salon hair model and a Kevin Murphy needle and thread kit, Bella Sol stylists were taught how to create two different styles, perfect for any upcoming …

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“Off-Duty Ballerina” Bun

Today’s stylish Fashion Wee fall hair trend is a Diane von Furstenberg and Roberto Cavalli -inspired hair bun created by one of our stylists, Dana Shaw. This simple, yet classic hairstyle can be achieved in the following five steps: 1. Brush hair to the side. 2. Secure it with a …

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Today’s Versace runway-inspired look is our second New York Fashion Week fall hair trend. A nod to the retro ‘do with high volume hair and 60’s era makeup, we’re in love this iconic look. Other designers that have featured hairstyles from this era are Nina Ricci, Oscar de la Renta, Dsquared2.

Dolce & Gabbana’s “Braids and Twists”

New York Fashion Week is host to all things fashion and beauty, and bringing a piece of that culture to our clients at our salon is what we love to do.  In the spirit of fashion, our stylists are currently re-creating some of the hottest 2014 fall hair trends as …

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5 Indoor Tanning Tips Everyone Should Know

1. Consult with a tanning technician as to what level of tanning (time, type of booth, etc.) will be right for your skin color. 2. Make sure you choose the right indoor tanning lotion for the type of tan you want to have. 3. As you apply the indoor tanning lotion, …

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