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Introducing Ladibugs Pesticide-Free Cleansing Products

Looking for a natural solution to lice?

Beaners carries a full line of Ladibug’s pesticide-free lice products. 
Their special formulation requires just one application compared to other drugstore alternatives. 
Why is that all other lice products say you have to re-treat again in 7-10 days and Ladibugs does not?  
The Ladibugs formula is specially designed to kill the adult lice and loosens the eggs, so there is no need to reapply 7 – 10 days later when the eggs are expected to hatch. 
This is great news for parents that want to avoid harsh pesticides and it makes life much easier with one simple application. 
The Ladibugs Pesticide-Free Aromatherapy Hair Cleansing Kit offers a two bottle solution that will eliminate both the live bug AND the nit/egg.  

The Mint Serum will eliminate the live louse within just seconds. 

The Nit spray is then applied and will soften the glue that adheres the nit/egg to the hair shaft making them easier to comb out of the hair.  Once that glue bond is broken, the nit/egg is no longer viable.  
Ladibug also makes a full line of preventative hair care products, including a shampoo, conditioner and prevention spray. All of these products have the signature minty fresh scent!
When lice are detected, it’s important to treat them as soon as possible to avoid infestation. If you prefer a natural product like Ladibugs, you may wish to stock up just in case!
Read more about what to look for when you suspect your child has lice here.
Ask your stylist how you can prevent lice in your family today.

Beat The Rush (And The Heat) And Win!


Take a break from the sun and beat the rush by coming in for your back to school haircut. 

Get your haircut between August 10 - 21st and you will automatically be entered into a draw for a chance to win a $100 Beaners Fun Cuts gift card!

The last 2 weeks of August are our busiest time of year and spaces are filling fast!

Book early and avoid the crowds! It's a win win. 

Appointments completed by August 21, 2018 will be eligible for the draw. One entry per family. Draw to held last week of August. 

UPDATE: Congrats to J. Keller from the Sherwood Park store, the winner of the $100 Beaners gift card. 


Complete Our Survey For A Chance To Win $100


Following your appointment that was booked online or by using our app, watch your inbox for our Beaners client satisfaction survey and tell us how we can do better. You could win a $100 Beaners gift card! 


Red Deer Contest: Win A Mercedes Ride On Toy


Win A Toy Ride-On Mercedes Car or a chance to win a service and 350 ml Beaners product (valued at $45). 

in-store at Beaners Red Deer. 

Earn BONUS entries by:
  • Liking us on Facebook and share our contest.
  • Purchasing any Beaners Own, Original Sprout or Happy Heads product.

To successfully enter the contest you must first enter in-store.  Pop by the Red Deer Beaners location to enter. No purchase needed.

Contest closes March 30, 2018.

Getting Ready For Baby’s First Haircut


Baby’s first haircut can be stressful for new parents and at Beaners Fun Cuts we make haircuts fun for all ages. Our specially trained stylists are fast, fun and masters of distraction. We’ve put together a list of tips to help even the most pro parent prepare for the big moment: Baby’s First Haircut at Beaners.


Timing Is Everything

Some babies don’t enjoy having their haircut because they are not used to it. It helps to start cutting their hair at an early age. Even if you only need a trim, it will help your child get used to having their haircut if you bring them in while they are still a baby.

The time of day that you book your appointment is also important. Consider baby’s nap schedule and what time your baby is feeling most content and plan your appointment so that it doesn’t run into the “danger zone”. Remember that you can always reschedule your appointment if your child is not in the right mood. We encourage parents to call their preferred location to make their first appointments and discuss with our staff suitable times. Plan ahead considering your child’s temperament and understand Saturdays are our busiest days and can be noisier than other days.

Tip: arrive early to allow your baby time to adjust to the surroundings and have a diaper change or feeding if needed.


Practise Makes Perfect

Before you bring your baby for their first haircut at Beaners, you’ll want to get them more comfortable with the various tools we will be using. You can make this a fun game and pretend you are at a hair salon.

Try using combs, brushes and a spray bottle of water, to get them used to having their hair “done”. Try using a gentle detangling brush that doesn’t pull too hard on your child’s hair. If they don’t enjoy it, try using a doll or toy.

During this time you can talk to them about what it will be like and tell them how much fun it is to get their hair cut.


All The Buzz

If you are planning a haircut that involves clippers, you may want to get them accustomed to the sound of one at home. If you have an electric razor at home, you can show it to them and allow them to feel the vibration of the “tickle machine” by touching the handle to their arm. Beaners uses ultra quiet clippers that are safe for wiggly kids, but it doesn’t hurt to try to introduce your baby before your first visit.


Plan Your ‘Do

If you have an idea what type of hair cut you want, that’s great.  If not, just ask your stylist for suggestions based on your child’s hair type and head shape. Keep in mind that hair texture, thickness, cowlicks, crowns and head shape all play a role in the type of haircut that will work best on your child.


Play Favourites

You will want to bring your baby’s favourite toy or snack to use as a distraction. They might get a little hairy but will help if your baby gets fussy.

Make A Clean Getaway

Consider bringing a change of clothes in case baby does not want to wear the cape or if their clothes become “itchy”.

 Baby Girl's Haircut

When Things Go Sideways

You might be wondering what will happen if your baby is fussy during their haircut. Our specially trained stylists are masters of distraction and are very fast at what they do. If problems arise, our stylist may ask you to assist by holding your child or distracting them. And when all else fails, we have lollipops! Most importantly. We understand and are here to help.


Make Memories

Be sure to take pictures or video of your child’ first haircut so that you have a keepsake to go along with the “Baby’s First Haircut” certificate and hair lock that you will receive. “Before” and “After” photos are always fun too. Bonus: if you #share your photo on social media and tag @BeanersFunCutsForKids, you are eligible to win a $25 gift card!


Baby’s first haircut doesn’t have to be scary, and at Beaners we do everything we can to make your experience fun. Feel free to stop by any of our locations to see what we are all about or to ask any questions that you might have. To find a Beaners Fun Cuts For Kids location near you, or to book an appointment online, click here.

Introducing The Macaron For Hair

Say “Bonjour” to the bite sized detangling brush making massive impact!

Voted Top 10 Most Innovative Beauty Products By Forbes Magazine

The Macaron for Hair is a sweet and petite Parisian-inspired detangling brush that smooths tangles in half the time of conventional brushes. The pop-on/pop-off cover works double time as a bristle protector and compact mirror—perfect for travel, backpacks, purses, dance bags and on-the-go styling! Kids (and Moms) love the design and compact size. Strategically sturdy radial bristles are combined with a lightweight ergonomic design for optimum comfort, control, and tangle taming for every hair age, type, and texture.

Results: Fast and gentle detangling, without the breakage and pulling caused by other brushes. Hair is smoother, frizz-free, and full of shine.

Suggested Usage: Macaron for Hair works magic on every hair age including children’s hair, be it wet or dry, curly or straight, thick or thin, real or synthetic. Not for use with heat.

The Macaron for Hair by ts for Kids locations and is the only retailer carrying the Macaron in Alberta.