Regular visits from Aveda trainers keep the stylists abreast of the latest fashions, industry techniques, and products at be SPAcific Salon and Spa. The staff's steady hands slip through newly shorn locks tinted by Aveda coloring products, and patrons strut out confident enough to tell Godzilla about the fire engine stuck between his teeth.
Bronzed Image Tanning darkens and de-blemishes human hides with an arsenal of sun-imitating technology and non-UV machines. Patrons may perk up their pigments with a full 30 days of tanning from a Level 1 bed, which effectively brown birthday suits while eschewing the scalding sands and woefully inedible jellyfish associated with the beach.
Headlines Hair and Nail Salon's savvy stylists cleanse, color, and update coifs with a variety of hair-centric services. Clients seeking to overhaul head grass can consult with shear-wielding stylists before tresses are cleansed and cut. Add pop to mops with all-over color or create a sun-smooched look with hue-illuminating highlights. Deep-conditioning treatments add shine and restore moisture to flat follicles, leaving locks as lustrous as a pearl covered in lip-gloss. An expert aesthetician shapes brows by curating curves and evicting rogue hairs from face surfaces.
The hospitable crew of Crosstown Pub dishes a mouthwatering menu of pub fare spiced with daily specials and house-made soups, bread, and desserts. Chompers sink into succulent third-pound Angus burgers ($4.25), 12-inch cheese and pepperoni pizzas ($7.75), or flatbread sandwiches ($3.50–$4.50) ideal for stealthily slipping under the front door of a secret crush. Daily specials include a prime-rib sandwich with hand-cut skinny fries on Saturday ($7.75), and Wednesday and Friday fish fries heap plates with perch, catfish, or shrimp ($8.50) or all-you-can-eat cod ($9.25) paired with coleslaw, hush puppies, and a choice of potato. Between bites, patrons can claim spots at the spacious wraparound bar, cheer on favorite teams playing on the bar's high-definition TVs, plunk quarters into a selection of arcade games, or take over as DJ via the jukebox.