A Pivot Point–trained stylist with numerous hours of continuing-education courses, Carrie Thomas nimbly trims tresses and fashions strands into modern coiffures. Carrie lathers locks in a rich shampoo to rinse away dirt, excess oil, nesting barrettes, and tangled strands of phone cords acting as hair ties. Holstering her scissors, Carrie Thomas deftly drafts haircuts for men, women, and children to frame faces and match personal tastes before snipping manes into the desired shape. After cleansing and cutting curls, Carrie unfurls follicles under the warm breeze of a blow dryer and soothing strokes of a brush.
Expert hairstylist Rachel Johnson deftly shears, shapes, and styles tresses at Aspen Spalon. Hair feathers ($10–$15 each) and strands of hair bling ($4 each) add an avian accent or tinselly touch to coiffures, providing extra texture without the hassle of braiding in silly straws. Tame overgrown tufts with a haircut and style, unleashing a barrage of snip-snips to tame sprawling head gardens into trim topiaries. The salon supplements haircutting services and scissor-throwing competitions with Redken conditioning treatments to soften and smoothen locks and eyebrow waxing to craft artistic arches.
At A Wild Hair Salon, Scarberry and Bettis chop bobs, upgrade updos, wax wayward brows, and more. Banish bothersome bristles with a wax, during which experienced stylists evict freeloading fuzz from your eyebrow or upper lip ($10 each). Scarberry and Bettis are schooled in the secrets of strands, and will expertly shampoo ($15+), cut ($15–$25), and blow-dry your locks into compliment-garnering form. Patrons passionate for perms can curl their mops ($65+), and a new hair color ($65+) gives clients the ideal disguise to sneak backstage and meet a world-class Boggle champion. Those looking to detail their digits may pamper tired fingers and toes with a mani ($17) or pedi ($30), or combine them into one soothing package. Scarberry and Bettis advise making appointments at least 24 hours in advance.
The MVP haircut is reserved for guys who want the brawn of a chiseled cut with the extreme adrenaline rush of a pleasant pampering. Following careful instructions or expert intuition, stylists can clean up the edges without sacrificing any degree of edginess. A thorough shampoo and scalp massage ensures an itch-free walk off, and a neck and shoulder massage with steamed towels leaves cleaned-up batters with the zonal focus to connect on any upcoming office pitch.
Berkshire's friendly staff of therapists, stylists, and aestheticians polish and pamper weary limbs, trunks, and visages with an array of luxurious spa treatments. A 60-minute massage aims to build healthy circulation and skin tone with soothing strokes, followed by an exfoliating body brush designed to reduce cellulite, leach out toxins, and make your hair jealous for its lifetime of brushings. Each manicure and pedicure treats extremities to a flurry of dotage, with extensive trimming, shaping, hydrating, and massage followed by a coating of nails in a shiny Shellac polish. A custom facial tends to cranial façades with a regimen of cleansing, detox, and massage, and an additional Age Smart procedure diminishes existing wrinkles and prevents future fine lines without the need for expensive time travel. Behind the rustic, ivy-clad façade of Berkshire Salon & Day Spa, opulent décor of warm reds and browns, stone floors, and leather seating entices eyes and tickles brainparts into a relaxed stupor.