As a leading purveyor of eco-friendly salon practices in the Lehigh Valley, Lux treats tresses to natural and safe haircare services in a comfortable setting outfitted with recycled and sustainable furniture. Give your hair a lesson in healthy living with non-ammonia, single-process color from Organic Colour Systems before dousing strands in a moisture-rich deep-conditioning treatment. Your knowledgeable and friendly stylist will trim split ends and style hair awnings into hair canopies designed to frame, flatter, and shade your face shape. Apply your $5 discount toward any of Lux’s environmentally sound product lines and feel Earth’s tectonic plates quiver with delight. Instead of weaving leftover trimmings into balaclavas or friendship bracelets, all hair clippings are donated to Matter of Trust to help clean up oil spills around the world.
This combined day spa, salon, and fitness center features modern décor and a hip vibe, offering a one-stop shop for those looking to further their own well-being. Their gym comes fully equipped with treadmills, bikes, and bench presses, not to mention a veritable fleet of personal trainers and yoga instructors (classes are included with your membership). With the package deal, the 30-minute calming massage mitigates the tension of daily stress with combined movement and light palm pressure. On-the-goers delight in the express cleansing facial for any skin type, a timesaving alternative to eating lunch in the shower. Whichever option you choose, you'll leave American Hairlines' friendly skies with appendages glittering and fully articulated.
Owner and medical aesthetician Karen Sedler works with certified aesthetic consultant Rita Naghshineh to treat and advise clients. Under the guidance of Dr. Richard Goldfarb, the center's medical director, the pair helps their patients achieve aesthetic goals with services such as permanent makeup, chemical peels, laser hair-removal, and microdermabrasion.
The licensed massage therapists at Kneading Hands Massage silence muscle spasms and heal ailing joints with skillful strokes and soothing pressure. Online scheduling allows potential clients to select their preferred appointment without having to navigate perplexing rotary phones. Each session begins with a trained massage therapist earnestly listening to clients' individual needs to craft a personalized tension-releasing solution. The massage therapist then sets to work using trigger-point, deep-tissue, and Swedish massage modalities, among others, to ease aches and relieve pains. Throughout the muscle-soothing session, the massage therapist employs professional draping techniques, which offer maximum comfort and modesty by only uncovering areas being treated.
Susie grew up around the beauty industry in New York. Building on what she learned growing up, she eventually became a hairstylist and makeup artist and earned the opportunity to work with the Lehigh Valley Outlawz and Echo Live Magazine_ as a stylist on photo shoots. Susie and her staff specialize in hair-color services—they use Redken products—and professional makeup applications. The staff includes a massage therapist, who relieves tension with Swedish massage, reflexology, and craniosacral therapy. An aesthetician is also on hand for facials, using organic Hylunia products that are formulated without the use of harmful ingredients such as mineral oils, preservatives, and paraben.
While relaxing music, hot towels, and aromatherapy make her massages serene experiences, Tracey Johnson views massage as a legitimate form of medical healing. She specializes in modalities designed to ease the symptoms of such conditions as fibromyalgia, Parkinson’s, and the side effects of cancer treatment. Muscle aches submit to the therapeutic pressure of deep tissue massages and expectant mothers can shorten maternity stays with pre-natal massage.
The salon's sconces cast orbs of light upward across the toffee-colored walls––no doubt an invocation of the name, soleil, which means sun in French. Large windows and polished wood floors add to the ambiance as expert stylists transforms strands with sleek voluminous layers. Guests may also request color highlights to ramp up a style or dip their toes into the spa menu, which offers nailcare, waxing, and therapeutic bodywork.