Over the past five years, Effie Yazdani has continuously expanded her skincare repertoire, beautifying faces with Eminence beauty products concocted with natural ingredients such as coconut milk, wild plums, and rosehips. Effie Salon and Spa's facials target specific skincare issues such as blemishes, the effects of aging, or an unshakeable Sid Vicious sneer. The spa's aestheticians also tend to hands and feet with manicures and pedicures, and uproot hair from follicles with waxing or threading services. Creative Cuts, a hairstyling studio that shares Effie Salon and Spa's Canton location, keeps manes trimmed, straightened, or styled.
Within a cozy, homelike home of exultation, the dedicated professionals behind Practically Perfect Day Spa pamper grateful faces and aching muscles with personalized attention. During hour-long Swedish massages, therapeutic hands take glorious glides across the rippling rivers of sore muscles, kneading tense lumps of back-gravy into smooth silver-spoonfuls of opulence. Customers donning disparaged dermises can opt for the Practical facial, which treats the facepiece to a peaceful, hour-long journey though rejuvenation. Dirty squatters are scrubbed away from surface real estate and, if needed, extracted from pores with a fishing pole. Additionally, gentle exfoliation exhumes dead skin cells, and an included light massage and facial mask work together to restore youthful suppleness and radiance.
Mary Abernathy grew up in a family where alternative healing methods were the norm, and this experience inspired her to attend the Atlanta School of Massage and become a licensed therapist. In addition to her membership with the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals, Mary is also certified by the NCBTMB—a nationally recognized organization that tests practitioners and requires regular participation in educational courses. Mary draws on more than a decade of experience as she intuitively locates pain and brings relief with techniques such as deep tissue, neuromuscular therapy, and myoskeletal alignment. While she works, she concentrates on the deeper layers of the body without causing intense pain or embarrassing clients who are part onion.
Superior Health Care is a medically integrated wellness center that uses doctors, chiropractors, physical therapy, and rehab to treat a wide range of issues. Superior Health Care uses adjustments to push misaligned vertebrae back into place, trigger-point therapy to alleviate muscle tension, and all-natural solutions to fight nerve damage. Superior's nutrition experts and fitness coaches work together to help create custom weight-loss plans, which may utilize lipotropic B12 injections.
At the Superior Health Care fitness center, clients can burn calories solo or under a fitness coach's watchful eye using weight machines and treadmills. Superior's health experts believe in the saying that weight loss is 10% exercise, 90% nutrition, and 1.9% magic.
Salon 20 moved into its new location in March 2013, but it couldn’t feel more like home if it had been there for 20 years. Inside clients find a modern salon in a historic home with both upscale furnishings and homespun decorations such as inspirational wall art. Friendly stylists with more than 40 years of combined experience stay up to date on the latests trends and create hip and chic looks. In addition to cuts for all ages, coloring, and smoothing treatments, staff have expert knowledge on special occasion styles such as prom updos and texture services.
Salon 20 proudly positions itself as “a small-town salon,” and takes part in community outreach activities such as collecting items for homeless ministries in the area. Stylists also shear hair for donation to Locks of Love and, every year, raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
While other children grew up wanting to become singers, astronauts, and firefighters, Irene Meiller had other plans. After years of her serving as her family's resident massage therapist, Meiller eventually went on to pursue the profession and has now spent more than a decade as a licensed massage therapist. During this time she's honed her unique style by working aboard cruise ships, at high-end spas, and as a self-employed bodywork specialist. She currently works her magic at Meiller Massage, specializing in deep-tissue and trigger-point techniques that help to treat chronic pain, stress, and limbo-related injuries.