Within environs decked with wood floors, modern décor, and lively hued walls, Hellobeautiful Salon strategically sleekens coifs with the help of Pravana’s proprietary elixirs. Curly noggin noodles are unwound into well-straightened angle hairs with Perfection SmoothOut by Pravana Naturceuticals, a formaldehyde-free chemical treatment. During the 90-minute session, a skilled stylist will mollify follicles with Perfection’s low-pH formula, which is so gentle that it can be applied to chemically treated hair. Additional shampooing, coloring, and prepping for troll-doll lookalike contests may ensue immediately after the treatment. Though not included with this Groupon, a follow-up system from Pravana extends locks’ sleekness 8–12 weeks.
The skilled specialists at Innovative Vein and Medspa expertly perform a variety of services designed to pamper and pump up physical appearances. A 30-minute Swedish massage ($50) gently dissipates stress locked up in muscular matrices through the precise application of medium pressure and closes with a relaxing hot stone treatment ($10) The Zerona Bodyshaping treatments (a $2,400 value for six) are a non-invasive, FDA-approved body shaping technique designed to take inches off the hips, thighs, buttocks, stomach, or unusually out of shape toes. A low-level laser penetrates the dermis, emulsifying lipid molecules trapped in adipose tissue. The lymphatic system, like a Twinkie destined for the deep fryer, absorbs the fat before naturally ridding the body of it for good. Each session lasts about an hour and should be taken within 48 hours of one another within a two-week period.
At Massalogy Spa, a trio of massage therapists works with clients to craft personalized relaxation plans. Eight different massage modalities, including bamboo and hot stone, expunge soreness from muscles, while relaxing add-ons such as sugar scrubs or aromatherapy shoo away stress and forgotten reminder notes. In addition to relaxing massages, the spa beautifies physiques with body wraps.
Sveta's Skin & Body Therapy is a refreshing, full-service spa that specializes in luxurious treatments for over-stressed soul sacks. The essential massage promotes circulation and soothes away stress with soothing oils or lotions, helping bodies and minds become equally limber and worry-free. Strenuous games of Tiddlywinks and frequent over-clapping can cause premature signs of aging in the hands. The DermaNew system employs microdermabrasion technology to exfoliate outdated dermal cells, encouraging new cell growth, tightening skin, and decreasing the appearance of sunspots. Devastate your body's unique ecosystem with a smoothing Brazilian wax in one of Sveta's private waxing rooms ($50–$70, $39 for touch up), allowing you to finally understand the satisfaction of nineteenth-century timber barons. Instead of painful waxes, Sveta's performs all-natural, soy-based hair removal using Nufree and finipil. Nufree is a botanical hair remover that doesn't stick to the skin, while finipil helps to quell the rebellious follicular uprisings of new hair cells.
Fall foot, face, or follicle first into Salon Knotty and Day Spa, where a wide variety of services nurture noodle nests and buff bone boxes back to their younger, fresher selves. Tame wily manes with a haircut (starting at $24 for men, $32 for women), or restore lackluster locks to a natural shade of fuchsia with all-over hair color ($50+). Tongues and toes are equally pampered during the margarita-inspired Ritas & Rocks pedicure ($60), wherein clients are invited to sip a complimentary nonalcoholic margarita as their nails drink up moisture and shine. For the bristle and ripple beriddled, an array of waxing services ($15+) is available to smooth stubbly soul sacks. The spa's anti-aging layered facial ($125) freshens weary frontispieces and leaves skin smooth and well hydrated. Boasting a sleek, streamlined interior and on-site childcare for kids age 12 and under, Salon Knotty's chic and tranquil atmosphere offers a relaxing environment in which to mollycoddle your life-size action figure.
The masterminds behind Pain-Less Therapeutic Solutions, Inc. keep their fingers on the pulse of emerging technologies as they invent new ways to alleviate aches. Without requiring the hands of a massage therapist, their aqua-massage capsules melt away stress and tension with controllable water jets that knead bodies from under a protective barrier, keeping clients dry throughout the process. The company’s portable stimulators simulate the different effects of a massage with electrode pads that send electric impulses into muscles to trigger pain relief. Instant heating pads, on the other hand, oust bodily discomfort and keep wearers warm during outdoor events with temperatures of up to 130 degrees.