Spray bronzers give you a lustrous, fresh-off-the-beach glow without exposing your skin to beach bullies or the powerful rays of our binary suns. The Powder Room uses SunFX Glow All Over, a preservative and paraben-free line of custom tanning products that eliminate the risk of turning would-be sunbathers into gigantic Twinkies. Before application, the professionally trained sun-gunners analyze your skin tone and adjust the formula to match your desired level of tan. Your tanning technician will expertly apply the melanin marinade to give you a streak-free, natural look. After one session, everyone will believe you just returned from a vacation in Barbados, completely throwing off the spy that's been on your trail since the Siberian job.
Bright pink walls and zebra-printed accents draw customers into BDazzled with Judy, LLC, a destination for those in search of snazzy beauty treatments. The staff specializes in skincare, eyelash extensions, waxing, therapeutic massages, mani-pedis, and kids’ pedicures, which take place atop a child’s spa chair complete with a set of decorative butterfly wings on the back. The staff also pieces together spa packages for clients’ weddings or birthday parties.
The skilled hands at TheraTouch induce relaxation with a variety of massages, facials, and body treatments. Male and female therapists specialize in myriad massages, which range from Swedish and deep tissue to hot stone, relaxation, and aromatherapy. Scrubs and body wraps help reanimate the body, and paraffin treatments and footbaths keep digits soft and nimble. Facials combine the properties of ingredients such as oatmeal and honey, paraffin, and botanical mud to invigorate the face and leave it healthy and glowing.
At Relax the Body Salon & Spa, treatments center on the client's needs rather than a display of technique. A nationally certified massage therapist heeds muscular complaints with customized strokes, ousting tension with Swedish and deep-tissue modalities. Meanwhile, facials strive to nurture pores with a combination of masks, warm towels, and inspiring bedtime stories such as the Cleft Chin that Could.
It's quiet in Aqua the Day Spa. No cell phones or pagers are allowed to remain active in either of the two locations, so all you hear is your pulse slowing to a steady, soothing beat and the tiny noises made as expert hands open bottles of designer beauty products. Open since 1998, owners Susan and Ralph Barnette struck the right, Enya-like chord in 2003, when they first earned the title of Best Day Spa in the Jackson Free Press's annual "Best Of" roundup. The team of aestheticians and massage therapists have swept that title every year since, deflating the competition in proportion to lifting spirits. Paraben-free Skin Authority and scented Tokyomilk tonics nourish skin with vitamin-rich Moroccan clay and soothing mango, or exfoliate dead cells with bamboo salves scented with ylang-ylang. The staff's nimble hands blend these into custom treatments, including those to combat aging and the strange shadows creeping over men's skin, and work aromatherapeutic elixirs into muscles with nine different massage modalities. OPI and Shellac nail polish transform hands and feet into fashion accessories, a project helped along by smoothing wax.