As its name implies, Transitions Salon is all about change?but only the kind of change that complements clients' preexisting beauty. The salon's stylists can expertly cut and highlight hair of all types, but they always take time at the beginning of appointments to ask for their clients' input. This is important, as their color treatments can dramatically change any look by covering up grays and shifting blond shades to full-on palomino.
At Absolute Chiropractic & Massage, two schools of health join forces to become that much more powerful. The chiropractic and massage services treat a wide range of ailments, including neck pain, sciatica, headaches, and low back pain. And though those ailments may be the most common, chiropractor Joseph Mazzeo knows that no two conditions are exactly alike. Therefore, he addresses each pain complaint with custom treatment plans, instead of the same stress-ball squeezing schedule. The same goes for massage therapist Kelly Pomphrey, who adjusts her pressure and areas of focus according to her patients? needs during Swedish, deep-tissue, and hot-stone massages.
Malibu Tanz's amicable staff of spectrum shifters assists clients as they imbue their skin with a sun-smooched look in 15 minutes or less within a selection of UV-tanning devices. Banish pigment the shade of terrified marshmallows by relaxing beneath the 120-watt lamps in the Soltron X2-35 Kiss, or bask in the glow of the slightly more intense 140-watt bulbs found within the Ergoline Advantage 400, a sleek tanning divan equipped with easy, intuitive panels and built-in facial tanners. Otherwise, the Sun Capsule standup booth bronzifies clients comfortably without requiring them to lie down or recite arcane incantations, boasting 360-degree tanning and an integrated cooling system. Meanwhile, the three 2,000-watt lamps within the face-tanning machine work to enliven mugs in a mere 10 minutes, imparting cheeks and brows with a lasting glow for the achromatic winter season.
Updos, downdos, and perms: the licensed stylists at A Cut Above sculpt all these looks. Employing products from top-selling brands, they also dye hair and add highlights. They also schedule services for wedding parties, and makeover mannequins that fill seats at opening nights of plays that haven’t sold out.
At the helm of Wake Up…With MakeUp! is Barbara Strafella, a 20-year beauty-industry veteran who knows how to renew visages with treatments tailored to each individual’s skin ailments. After sleuthing around skin for impurities, the specialist begins a deep cleansing to rid pores of dirt, oil, and whac-a-moles. While skin gorges on the epidermal desserts that arrive inside the custom-formulated mask, the aesthetician’s lithe fingers dance a relaxation-inducing number across T-zones and necks. To top off the visage refurbishment, under-eyes don a potent vitamin C mask for 10 minutes in order to brighten the sensitive skin surrounding peepers and ward off optical scurvy.
Bamboo boasts 15 certified, licensed, and specialized stylists who tuck years of experience and training in the newest techniques inside their shears-wielding palms. Settle in and talk style with your specialist before opting to either explore new follicular frontiers or make a pilgrimage toward a previous, proven look. No matter how the locks drop, in addition to a cut (women $35+) all Groupon visitors receive a single-process color treatment ($55+) in the shade of their choice, plus a blow-dry styling in the temperature of either warm, hot, or gorgeous.