Hair Mechanics Owner Ariel doesn’t just direct her staff of hair specialists, makeup artists, wax experts, and nail technicians—she also works alongside them. A hair specialist and makeup artist herself, Ariel joins her team of eight in removing split ends, adding color, and giving frizz the boot with Brazilian blowouts.
Lavish Skin Loft at Salon Rache rejuvenates complexion with facials customized to individuals' skin type. In addition to skincare treatments, the salon staff offers a full menu of haircuts, highlights, and coloring services, using products from Bumble and Bumble, Redken, and Pureology.
Stylists in this posh salon revamp manes using premium products, such as Label.m, Unite, and Kevin Murphy. Colorists infuse locks with sun-soaked highlights that are free of brassiness or grease stolen from local restaurants. On the company's blog, a collage of inspirational photos, such as vintage-inspired curls and on-trend dip-dyed hair, celebrate classic feminine style with a modern spin.
Massage therapy has withstood the test of time due to its myriad benefits. Sessions can help reduce blood pressure and fatigue, and increase joint flexibility and circulation. Chronic pain can subside under the trained hands of a massage therapist, and recipients leave the spa bestowed with a calmer frame of mind.
With a full stock of hypoallergenic rose petals and nut-free dark chocolates, your allergy-free Valentine's Day only lacks wardrobe. The European ambience at Dutchess Intimates Boutique inspires keen-eyed shoppers to cruise through the subtly flowing satins and lace, taking in the lush textures and form-flattering designs. The boutique dresses its hangers and mannequins in the lingerie stylings of Betsey Johnson, Blush, Calvin Klein, Lunaire, Mary Green, and many others, carrying bras sized from a 34A to 40DD (average price around $40) and lingerie from small to 1X (average price around $65). While most ladies know whether they prefer a babydoll or a widowmaker, generous male partners or severely misguided mama's boys can follow these lingerie-hunting tips to make the selection process less discombobulating.