Though Honors Salon has been in the same location for nearly three decades, its stylists’ approach to hair care has changed with the times. Up to date on the latest styles, techniques, and ways to turn hair clippings into a renewable form of energy, they create unique looks that are also easy to replicate at home. In doing so, they're backed by high-end products, including those from Redken, Moroccanoil, and Keratin Complex. In addition to standard haircare services, they add extensions, wax away unwanted hair on four body areas, and administer threading on brows.
Dragonfly Salon on 7th's highly trained stylists have plenty of room to craft highfalutin hairstyles beneath the arching cathedral ceiling. The superairy salon emanates a posh ambiance—gilt-framed mirrors frame newly cropped or colored hairdos, and art-deco sconces emit a skin-flattering golden light.
Stylists take pride in their title as an Aveda concept salon. Aveda's mostly natural haircare products use ingredients such as wheat protein and organic essential oils to tame manes without harming the environment. Herbs such as rosemary and lavender also scent mani-pedis.
Hair Expressions is out to change the way people think about their hair. Clients who've previously felt limited by frizzy texture, breakage, and other hair issues can discover new possibilities for their locks during appointments that incorporate expert cutting techniques, Pravana Naturaceuticals?coloring products,?and individual pep talks for particularly limp?strands.?Sage-green walls line the cozy salon, and natural light flows in through drapery-flanked windows.
The team at Pure Bliss Salon Spa specializes in making their clients look and feel really, really good. Hair stylists cut and color locks, but also fortify them with deep-conditioning treatments and hair masques. Skin specialists can wax away hair, cleanse and soften skin, or open pores with warm-towel wraps so good vibes can get in. And some services are just for fun?nail artists paint tiny designs to celebrate the holidays or the growth of a new finger.
The expert tress tamers on the New Talent Team at Richard Joseph SalonSpa—Birmingham magazine's 2011 Best of Birmingham winner—snip, style, and color locks with Aveda products. After stylists consult with clients on whether to go for a classic cut or an avant-garde clip, a clarifying and stress-relieving shampoo massages scalps while gently cleansing manes. Next, a stylist reduces hair density and molds follicles into face-framing devices. With the full-color or highlights option, Aveda Hair Color’s 97% naturally derived formula revamps head gardens with vibrant color that either covers every strand or rewards specific locks for not harboring fugitive snakes. A complimentary 20-minute hand or foot massage relaxes appendages and adds a luxurious touch to the salon experience.
Hair Expressions is out to change the way people think about their hair. Clients who've previously felt limited by frizzy texture, breakage, and other hair issues can discover new possibilities for their locks during appointments that incorporate expert cutting techniques, Pravana Naturaceuticals coloring products, and individual pep talks for particularly limp strands. Sage-green walls line the cozy salon, and natural light flows in through drapery-flanked windows.