Styles may come and go, but not much has changed in the 25 years since a group of co-owners founded Chrysalis Salon. They continue to work alongside a team of skilled stylists who create bold new looks with advanced techniques and professional products from Redken. Unruly curls are no match for their Keratin Complex and Japanese hair-straightening treatments, which mend and condition strands even as they smooth out kinks.
The salon, which resembles a vintage residence, is about more than just hair. Massage therapists release tension and stress with shiatsu and reflexology techniques, and aestheticians brighten complexions with customized facials and microdermabrasion treatments. The team even offers their own line of cosmetics, which can help convince everyone at your high-school reunion that you’ve been living in a hyperbaric tube since graduation.
Led by stylist Sherif, the staff of World Beauty Center combines technical know-how with taste and creativity to craft flattering, stylish cuts. Sherif and his team stay abreast of seasonal trends to create up-to-the-moment color treatments and looks modeled after whatever new 'do the local weatherman just adopted. In addition to hair services, World Beauty Center also performs mani-pedis and makeup sessions.
Aesthetic authority Melissa Cavanaugh, who believes pampering is the key to self-confidence, has designed an upscale, silver-and-white skincare haven called Deify Laser + Beauty Lounge located in the heart of Chelsea. Certified laser specialists, who are also laser-safety officers, first perform consultations, conducted on sleek iPads. They then utilize some of the most advanced laser hair-removal technology available?Candela's GentleLase and GentleYAG lasers?to remove hair on both light and dark skin.
Guests await an expanded list of services including organic spray tans, hair-removal sessions, laser facials, or hair and makeup appointments in a sleek environment that's been known to support the elegant frames of models and celebrities during Fashion Week. Inside, clients morph into svelte beings through body contouring treatments or ignite their skin with a bronze glow via organic spray tans. Additionally, custom ?minence Organic facials, diamond tip microdermabrasion, laser facials, and body contouring treatments rejuvenate youthful appearances.
At Deify Laser + Beauty Lounge, iPad use defines much of the experience, ranging from consultation tool, to playing music and movies in the waiting area or during treatment, to photographing "before" and "after" shots to capture treatment results.
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Said to reduce frizz by up to 95% and enrich locks with radiant shine, the Coppola keratin treatment's frizz-flattening, smooth-making effects can be seen on the head strings of celebrities, media personalities, and glamorous neighbors. The two-hour frizz-reduction treatment starts with a specialized shampoo followed by the application of a keratin solution to the entire length of tresses. A stylist then straightens the hair with an extremely hot flat iron to seal the keratin into keratin-based hair cuticles, resulting in shiny, thick-looking hair that is as straight as an Arizona highway. Unlike Brazilian treatments, the Coppola keratin treatment is semi-permanent and will last approximately three months, even with regular washing and Super Soaker fights.
Come their wedding day, brides trust Laura Nadeau with one of the most important aspects of the ceremony—their faces. Laura, known to her clients and staff as Lo, formulates distinct looks based on each bride's style, whether they hope to flaunt a classic look or a sassier, glamorous side. She applies flattering cosmetics during makeup appointments as well as lessons. These teachings, which cater to brides and everyday women alike, always include personalized product recommendations, instructions on technique, and a face chart that clearly delineates chosen tones.
Lo's expertise has led to several blogging endeavors for makeup websites and TV appearances as a beauty expert. Her step-by-step instructional videos have also earned her a feature on Brides’ list of. The videos cover techniques such as flawlessly adhering false eyelashes and removing them without a tiny pickax. She and her team don't shy from travel; they gussy up bridal parties at onsite locales throughout New York City and meet with clients beyond its borders for an additional fee.
Dr. Michelle Copeland, a Harvard-schooled plastic surgeon, brings more than 20 years of surgical experience to her Manhattan practice and a passion for healthy complexions to her self-titled skincare line. In her office located across the street from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Dr. Copeland nips, tucks, and augments, and also zaps wrinkles, fat, veins, and body hair with noninvasive laser treatments. Dermal fillers plump and firm laugh crevasses and frown valleys, as microdermabrasion and therapeutic facials leave skin as youthful and glowing as a baby lightning bug.
Dr. Copeland originally developed her namesake skincare line to treat her patients’ need, but with such successful results, she now peddles her healing serums and salves to the public. From mild, nonfoaming cleansers to exfoliating alpha-hydroxyl creams, these regimens help fight the signs of aging and quench thirsty pores. An August 2011 Lucky magazine giveaway featured 1-ounce pots of Emerge facelift cream, each round jar chock-full of lavender aroma, antioxidant compounds, and collagen-boosting elves.