Lashes are just the beginning of services offered at Modern Urban Designers, which carries a variety of different types, including Faux Silk Singles, Faux Mink Singles, Semi's "clusters," and LashBeLong. They also specialize in cleaning up skin with waxing services and Dermalogica facials. Their talented esthetician helps clients shed their layers of dry skin, paint their nails with vibrant colors during manicures and pedicures, and wax away unwanted hair. Not to be outdone, the stylists wield their shears with the utmost grace, cutting and colouring hair to suit their clients’ diverse personalities. They are aided by professional products from L’Oréal Paris and Kevin Murphy as well as by the clients themselves, who always have the final say in terms of style.
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Rockstar Creation isn't your typical tattoo parlor. Tucked inside the second level of Jo-elle Hair, the studio has more in common with a spa, going so far as to supplement the inky designs of its 10-year veteran tattoo artist with facials, waxing services, and eyelash extensions. The shop even offers a full menu of nail-care services, including eco-friendly steam pedicures and retractable-claw installations. What really sets the shop apart however, is its strict sanitary standards, which include disposable piercing and tattoo needles, a UV-heat sterilization system, and single-use nail files that customers may keep after their service.
The professionals at Sheer Laser Medi Spa—a Medical Spa MD member—perform cosmetic and spa services ranging from facial care and rejuvenation with Elos-eMax lasers to laser hair removal with LightSheer Diode technology. The beauty specialists pamper front sides with medical-grade facials and peels that rejuvenate skin from below by conducting collagen remodeling projects. Hair-removal, skin-tightening, and resurfacing treatments benefit from a range of aesthetic technologies, including the LightSheer Diode—a hair-removal machine designed for the world's wide variety of skin tones, hair colours, and robot-jousting competitions. The center's Elos-eMax technology tools have garnered celebrity praise for being the Swiss Army knife of futuristic aesthetics—the multi-talented machine emits noninvasive wavelengths that can obscure wrinkles, blot out acne, and braid your chest hair all in one session.
Utilizing med-spa expertise in a tranquil setting, the aesthetic experts at Tonic Body Spa refurbish clients with treatments ranging from manicures and teeth whitening to massage and VelaShape cellulite-reduction treatments. IPL skin rejuvenation revitalizes facades with flashing intense pulsed light that targets red and brown pigmentation triggered by sun damage, aging, or hormones. Aestheticians can also cleanse visages during the signature facial, using glycolic-acid-based products before further mollycoddling mugs with European additions such as hot towels, aromatic oils, and a game of peekaboo.
To help to enhance results beyond treatments, staff can recommend aftercare products from lines such as Institut' DerMed and Comfort Zone. Guests can peruse these cleansers and moisturizers as the spa's decor plunges them into relaxation through a scheme of green walls, dark-wood furnishings, and plentiful plant life illuminated by subdued lighting and recitation of the Lake Poets’ works.
In a world where technological interaction is becoming the norm, Bare Beauty Bar has started a social beauty revolution to bring back physical face time while not losing sight of how many people conduct their day-to-day business. That explains why its sleek, highly sanitized facility offers not only multiple beauty bars where guests and technicians can converse, but also an online presence that aims to answer clients' inquiries whenever the questions may occur to them.
Experts at the Hair Bar dole out the latest trends, from adding vibrant highlights to thick sections of hair to etching cheetah-prints or pointillism portraits of David Hasselhoff with shaved designs. Body Bar technicians contour the figure while erasing signs of cellulite with specialized scrubs and lotions. Specialists at the Glam Bar pamper hands and feet with antibacterial foot soaks and gel mani-pedis and add finishing touches to faces with eyelash extensions and makeup applications.
A freelance stylist and graduate of Marvel College, Bailey Gartner employs nearly eight years of professional hair-enhancing experience to whip tired locks into sleek, modern shape. Bailey constantly bolsters her coiffeur credentials through advanced education courses from salon gurus including Schwarzkopf, Vidal Sassoon, and Aveda, ensuring that her scissors never fall into strand-nibbling ruts. Eager to accept all manner of styling challenge, the expert hairscaper is as comfortable concocting a low-maintenance style suited for daily life as she is gracing craniums with an avant-garde cut symbolizing man’s struggle against gravity. Before revamping tired locks with her deft styling services, Bailey conducts consultations with clients in order to draft up a custom mane design tailored to accommodate individual tastes, hectic lifestyles, and relationships with hair-scaling princes.
When stylist Sarah Cameron suffered a personal tragedy, she allowed it to change her perspective for the better. After losing her father and subsequently questioning the legion of unknown chemicals people ingest on a daily basis, she set out to start a salon built upon holistic principles. That means Fluid Hair only uses all-natural products and recyclable materials, which the staff sends to recycling centres via eco-friendly carrier pterodactyls. Visitors sashay among industrial light fixtures that spotlight deep-blue walls clad with modern art and magazine-cover wallpaper, and the waiting area showcases vintage furniture and retro floral patterns beside a rich, orange wall. Once clients are in salon chairs, experts with experience styling for music videos, photo shoots, and theatre impart helpful tips on ways to keep customers' newly coiffed manes looking sharp.
Alberta Aesthetics & Laser Centre's trained technicians harness the latest in aesthetic laser technology and Dermalogica products—which are thoroughly tested by both ophthalmologists and dermatologists—as they address the cosmetic concerns of their clients. Aiming their state-of-the-art lasers at unwanted fuzz, blemishes, and aging skin, their noninvasive acne treatments and LightSheer Duet laser hair removal allow skin to beam with renewed confidence. When their advanced lasers aren’t busy teasing neighbourhood cats, aestheticians overhaul weathered complexions with customized facials, microdermabrasion, and teeth-whitening services. Alberta Aesthetics & Laser Centre also hosts complimentary consultations so their specialists can better understand the needs of each client.
Eight treatment rooms spread across Silky Skin Laser & Esthetics Centre's north and south Edmonton locations, where a team of certified technicians smoothes epidermal terrain with beam-based skincare treatments. Troublesome age spots- and sun spots shrink before the targeted pulses of a LimeLight facial, and laser hair removal can defuzz any swath of skin, regardless of type, tone, or heirloom status. Nonphotonic treatments such as chemical peels and microdermabrasions turn to cosmetic concoctions from Image Skincare which may be purchased to prolong rejuvenation. Botox and Fillers are also available with Dr. Kay-Pfau and Marcela Tortello, RN.
Sandlewood Spa & Wellness Centre owner and proprietor Tracy Adams-Willcott employs her 25 years of experience and continuing education in aesthetics to help beautify physiques from face to toe with a suite of well-rounded services. Her anti-aging facial combines a cold laser with a glycolic treatment to help reduce fine lines, hyperpigmentation, and signs of laughing and having fun too frequently. Waxings de-fuzz bodies in myriad locales, from eyebrows and lips to underarms and bikini lines, leaving skin smooth and hair-free. Tracy also offers professional, chair-side Beaming White teeth-whitening treatments, which combine a whitening gel and the power of an LED light to brighten bicuspids in as little as 20 minutes.
A row of smoky glass chandeliers float high above chic styling stations, each of which is decked out with mirrors that reach to the lofty ceiling. The black-and-white monochrome scheme of The Beauty Lounge is rendered only more glamorous by the gleaming silver fixtures and an intricate floral wallpaper. The elegant ambience immediately evokes a sense of indulgence, which is solidified with a full array of upscale salon and spa treatments. Stylists enact on-trend coifs, while private rooms decked in all white host facials and massages. The beauty lounge's front area stocks skin- and haircare products by Kevin Murphy, Schwartzkopf, and Dermalogica for clients to maintain looks throughout the workweek or after doing yoga in a wind tunnel.
Columns of exposed brick rise upward to meet the lofted ceilings of Pink Lime Salon & Spa, an expansive beauty emporium flooded with the natural light that filters in through two-storey windows. Stylists use all this space to spread out as they pace around their salon chairs and bend over sinks to shampoo wet heads of hair. On the other side of the salon, nail technicians brush vibrant coats of polish across nails and aestheticians scrub away blemishes and glued-on masks with restorative facial products. Floral arrangements burst from planters spread throughout the space, adding bright splashes of colour to complement the cozy orange sofa and the shimmering skin of clients fresh from a body polish.
Founded in 2007, Emergia began as the dream of two friends and has since expanded to a family of stylists who work to bring out the best in each client with trendy cuts and vibrant color. The styling chairs at are set in the middle of the studio and surrounded by sunlight drifting in through the walls of windows. The airy atmosphere aims to relax clients while the talented team of stylists work on beautifying manes. They offer a host of services including foil highlights, color correction, and Brazilian blowouts. Those opting to elongate existing hair are especially in luck, as both stylists are certified in Great Lengths extensions.
The hair and nail therapists at Icon Hair Gallery wield an arsenal of sustainable and eco-conscious haircare products. They may use Davines haircare products, which are kept in reusable food-grade containers; plant-based Phyto products; or Kevin Murphy formulas culled from plant extracts, natural antioxidants, and essential oils. Hair technicians slather tresses in these products during washes and conditioning treatments, apply color and highlights, or trim men's and women's hair into current fashions or an homage to neo-Gothic chapels. Salon staffers combine many services with scalp massages and also perform manicures and pedicures.
Winners of a 2009 Consumers' Choice Award, the trained techs at Edmonton Laser Centre harness the power of lasers to battle unwanted hair and superfluous curves. Staff members carefully calibrate lasers to focus in on target areas, leaving skin to bask in automated cooling functions that keep sensitive complexions and snowman patients comfortable. Free consultations and patch tests allow technicians and clients to evaluate their options before proceeding with treatment. For nonlaser polishing, LED and chemical-peel facial treatments soften lines and boost collagen production to leave visages with a more toned, youthful appearance.