Certified massage therapist Jenny Bauer took graduate classes at The Holistic Wellness Academy. And today, if one of her former teachers wanted to check on her or give her a pop quiz, they wouldn’t have to travel far. That’s because Bauer’s massage studio is located roughly eight blocks from the school. There, along with Steffany Parris, Samantha Wardlow, and Laura Pearman, she doles out relaxation and prenatal massages for 30, 60, or 90 minutes to release tension and stress.
Salon Ubon’s colorful styling areas always seem to be abuzz, with their full lineup of aestheticians and stylists creating a convivial atmosphere as they cater to client’s beauty desires. The staff bears training in both classic and trendy services, knowing both how to create a classic bob haircut or add in extensions for a long, full do. A line of mani-pedi stations and private treatment rooms surround the salon’s styling chairs, offering a place for clients to relax as staff groom nails, remove unwanted hair, or freshen up faces with rejuvenating masks and creams.
At Masters Salon, skilled stylists, aestheticians, and therapists envelop guests in a cloak of indulgent salon treatments certified by Redken and Pureology. As artisans sculpt dos for men, women, children, and their identical Russian dolls, nail techs cosset hands and feet with heated whirlpool chairs and OPI polish, and aestheticians deploy their arsenal of Bioelements facials. To round out the service menu, massage therapists perform full-body and hot-stone massages to make stress melt like a floating candle in a lava pit. The salon accommodates clients of all schedules with an 8 p.m. closing time Monday through Friday and Saturday hours.
The friendly and experienced staff at JaRoss Salon and Resort Spa updates antiquated skins with its rejuvenating microdermabrasion services for all skin types and tones. Reveal an unblemished reflection with a face, neck, and décolleté microdermabrasion treatment, administered by a certified skin smoother to remove petty, superficial layers of dry, damaged, or dead skin. The skin-shucking session increases collagen production, prompting the development of new skin cells and resulting in more youthful skin sans the rebellious streak and buzz-killing curfew.
Amoré Hair Design & Spa welcomes clients into a self-proclaimed "slice of Tuscany"—replete with gilded mirrors, frescoes, and an candles that smell of freshly-rolled meatballs. Aside from the immersive ambience, a team of stylists, aestheticians, and nail techs keep clients looking great and feeling calm. Kelli Haines focuses on the art of hair, forwarding her certifications from Redken and American Crew into molding fresh coifs using renowned Moroccanoil and Aquage products. The master designer and color specialist can perform a spectrum of services, from simple trims to restorative conditioning treatments.
Salon MoDa' & Spa's beauty cultivators pamper faces and primp hair, while soothing lavender walls and streams of natural light surround patrons relaxing with a complimentary beverage and reading magazines and books. A shampoo sudsing releases tresses from style-dampening oils before scissor-wielders shape coifs with a series of snips, chops, and carefully placed Jell-O molds. After a blow-dryer sets hair into a street-ready style, a staffer whittles eyebrows into coiffed arches that expressively accent ocular beams; the cut, styling, and wax take approximately 60–75 minutes. During the one-hour European facial, meanwhile, aestheticians thoroughly analyze skin before cleansing the epidermis with an exfoliating scrub to leaves faces smooth without taping a satin cloth to them. A customized treatment mask then seeps deep into pores to remedy skins' particular ailments, leaving a glowing, clear complexion in its wake. While waiting for services to commence, guests can enjoy the salon's free WiFi while seated on the plush crimson couches that brighten the salon like a rainbow in a movie studio.