At The Browtique, aesthetician Destiny Ward beautifies clients with a variety of cosmetic services as they relax with complimentary drinks and snacks. Though she specializes in eyebrow waxing, Destiny also waxes areas such as the ears, nose, bikini area, and legs. She tames faces with one-hour facials and enhances peepers with eyelash extensions. Destiny also uses her artistic expertise to decorate faces with professional makeup applications.
Moroccanoil, Design Essentials, and Kenra hair products help Voda Hair Design’s stylists revamp their clients’ manes. They work inside the shabby-chic salon, where vintage brick walls are dotted with with whimsical paintings in bright blues, oranges, and reds. Industrial-looking workstations host men and women during anything from simple haircuts to fancy updos with cascading curls.
Trained at the Aveda Institute of Columbus, the eponymous owner of Felicia Rand Esthetics strives for technical excellence in all of her services. The dual-licensed aesthetician constantly updates her skills in her specialties, which include nail and skincare services such as facial and bodily waxing. She also wields strip lashes, lash extensions, and lash tints to add drama to eyes and amplitude to butterfly kisses. Her salon is located inside Mezmerize BNB.
The friendly and professional laser pointers at Cleveland Laser Spa undo unwanted follicles with a high-tech and long-lasting treatment good for a wide spectrum of skin and hair types. During a hair-removal procedure, beams of specially calibrated light penetrate to the skin's basement, attacking unsightly hairs with localized heat and withering insults, all within the brief space of a few minutes. The clinic's sophisticated Candela GentleLASE laser system covers a larger area of epidermis with every zap than typical lasers, easing redness and discomfort with a soothing Dynamic Cooling Device during each session.
At Americana Nail Company, Leah Parker and her staff of experienced aestheticians glitz up nails with a full line of manicures, pedicures, polishes, and acrylic nails. Parker has set up a space whose hardwood floors, bountiful plants, and neutral-toned furniture create a relaxing oasis inspired by nature. The staffers, many of whom tout more than a decade in the industry, meticulously sculpt nail tips and create hand-painted nail art without the use of hammers. Clients can unwind with shiatsu massages in pedicure chairs or soothe feet in a whirlpool pedicure tub during reflexology treatments.
Highlighted by a black-and-white color scheme, high ceilings, and exposed ductwork, Erika Taylor Urban Spa’s industrial aesthetic stands in contrast to its botanically based spa treatments. And though the skincare and massage services involve plant-based emollients, they also leverage cutting-edge techniques and technologies. For instance, HydraFacials resurface skin and deliver an intense dose of moisture via an instrument that loosens and lifts away dull skin cells by creating a vortex. Hair and nail treatments round out the service menu, helping clients become beautiful from head to dewclaw.
The stylists at Concept36, a Paul Mitchell Focus Salon, create bold new looks with haircuts and color treatments from their color bar. Their skill with hues can be seen in their highlights, ombre dyes, and color-corrective services, which erase DIY mistakes or signs of science fiction. The nail technicians on staff perform express and full-length mani-pedis with upgrades to paraffin-wax dips and superdurable Shellac polish.