The Beauty Lounge keeps the city professionally trimmed, textured, and dreadlocked with an assortment of hair services. At the salon, which is energized by stylists with a sense of humor, musical tunes, and art that clings to the walls like holes in a wall, a team of CollegeCrowd stylists keeps clients’ skullcaps kempt and untangles rogue knots. With a basic women's haircut, your stylist will tune into your noggin's unique frequencies to help your find a look that complements your face shape and lifestyle. If you opt to add a coat of paint to your clipped scalp lashes with a cut and color, a CollegeCrowd colorist will help you choose a shade that will add drama to your look and enhance your natural skin tones.
The pros at Unto Him Day Spa and Boutique remove unwanted nail and hair length, and then cover the remaining keratin sheets and locks with bright polishes and highlights. They also infuse moisture into dry feet and play This little piggy with toes during pedicures.
Licensed massage therapist Yvette Owens stirs achy muscle waters with the relaxing ripples of Swedish, reflexology, and deep-tissue bodywork. To ensure a fully personalized treatment, Yvette converses with clients and their old college roommates to determine the deepest source of muscle tension. As patrons console their senses with cups of steaming herbal tea, Yvette summons fragrant candles to cast tranquil twinkles across the room. To the pulse of soothing music, a 60-minute Swedish-style rubdown may begin with cross-fiction kneading, and then segue into the long, flowing strokes of professional billiards players to promote range of motion in arms, legs, and stagnant corner pockets. After reflexology techniques send solvents into buried tension, an installation of deep-tissue kneading can relieve stress in lower layer muscles and improve circulation in limbs without requiring clients to perform jumping jacks in knight armor.
The chiropractors and licensed massage therapists at each Pinnacle Chiropractic Health and Wellness Center aim to minimize chronic pain, optimize whole-body health, and soothe stress with their signature services, all of which start with the spine. They blend holistic and medical chiropractic practices to trigger the body’s natural healing processes into action while eschewing drugs, surgery, or deception.
The stylists and aestheticians at Bella Bronze Hair Salon and Tanning Studios strive to create a friendly, upbeat environment for clients who drop in for transformative beauty jaunts. Hair gets a time-out as stylists deftly cut or color it, drawing on their continuing education in the latest techniques as they transform coiffures to clients’ specifications. A nail technician stains talons with salon-caliber acrylics or OPI gels and other services to keep hands looking their best. The salon’s facials and peels rejuvenate all types of skin, which can also darken to a sun-kissed bronze in onsite tanning beds from brands such as Ergoline and Wolff. The SolarForce booth lets guests stay upright while gilding, and VersaSpa spray tanning evades both UV rays and beaches’ suit-snatching tidal waves while turning limbs a glowing copper.
When it comes to beauty, the pampering professionals at The Finished Look Salon & Spa have clients covered from head to toe—or, more specifically, from freshly cropped locks to prettily polished toes. The spa's atmosphere is quintessentially homey, complete with fireplaces, arched doorways, and even a wood-paneled basement fitness studio where a certified personal trainer helps patrons get into shape while watching motivational reruns of after-school specials. Clients can book massages with the spa's massotherapists that is trained with an associates degree in massotherapy. Each nook and cranny in the salon has a designated purpose, from the naturally lit nail studio to the hair shampooing and styling stations. To help clients feel as good as they look, the spa's staffers also offer relaxing massages and exfoliating body scrubs.