All-natural products line the shelves at each of Rituals Salon's two locations. Created by Aveda, these hair serums forgo unpronounceable ingredients for plant oils and nonpetroleum-based minerals, all for the good of the both the consumer and the environment. The salon owners follow Aveda's lead at Rituals, where they invite clients to stop in for chemical-free highlights and chic haircuts performed by Aveda-trained stylists. After the stylists show off their talents, makeup artists step in to dress up eyes and lips and teach novice cosmetics users that eye shadow is to be swept across the eyelid, not across the retina.
At this beauty lounge specializing in clinical skincare, technicians each have their own ways of turning back the clock. Whether they're lifting away dull, dead skin cells with medical-grade chemical peels, encouraging new cell growth with LED therapy, or slimming away inches with FIT body wraps, the professional beautifiers leave clients looking younger and healthier without the need for invasive procedures.
In addition to their skin and body specialties, Azul Nails Waxing Beauty also treats hands and feet to professional nail care services. During every manicure and pedicure, staffers fill enamel pedicure bowls with fresh water instead of using whirlpool footbath; use all-natural hand and foot scrubs made onsite daily with fruits, veggies, and essential oils; and shape nails with new, disposable files, buffers, and other mani-pedi instruments. Manicures are enhanced with soothing options such as hot-milk-and-almond softening soaks, honey-butter cream, and organic-bamboo scrubs.
T&D Nails & Spa's attentive staff of technicians calls upon years of experience every time a staffer brushes a vibrant coat of polish across nails or swipes away a strip of unwanted hair. Deluxe manicures and pedicures lavish extremities with skin-smoothing masks, paraffin waxes, and sugar scrubs that gently peel away dead cells and expired candy bracelets. The team can also beautify nails with soak-off Gelish and pink-and-white manicures. Their expertise extends to the full body with waxing treatments that swiftly remove hair from the face, limbs, and bikini area.
Antoinette "Ditto" Soares has been in the beauty industry for more than 16 years, working as a master stylist at salons in New York and Florida before opening up her own studio. The cheerful hairdresser prides herself in the individual attention she provides her clients, making sure to take time before every appointment to discuss desired outcomes and determine flattering styles. Within the sunlit Kutz-N-Kurlz Salon, Antoinette extends her expertise toward a variety of salon services, including haircuts, extensions, and smoothing keratin treatments.
After more than 30 years of business, Tonya's Nail Salon has become an area favorite—not only for its nail services, but also for its complimentary glasses of wine and cups of coffee from the beverage bar. While guests relax, the seasoned staff trims fingernails and toenails, gently grooms cuticles, and swipes nails in layers of vibrant OPI polish.