From eyelash extensions to manicures and pedicures, the Modern Nails & Lashes team literally beautifies clients from head to toe. After a waxing treatment, facial, or massage, clients relax in the pale green and blue pedicure area, which is bordered by a wood trellis woven with branch-like sculptures. Complimentary WiFi waves perform invisible ballets through the air as nail techs dole out free pedicures to children 5 and younger—available in conjunction with their parents' services.
Warning: reading Mint Nail Lounge's mani-pedi menu might make you hungry. There's the Lemon Dream mani-pedi, the Wild Mango mani-pedi, and the Lime Zest mani-pedi, to name just a few of the salon's nailcare treatments. But it's the skin?not the stomach?that gets to benefit from these tantalizing services. The manicures and pedicures including soothing lotions and exfoliating scrubs for the hands and the feet, plus warm masks, essential oils, and hydrating treatments to keep skin smooth and soft. The nail techs put a heavy emphasis on hygiene; they rely on single-use instruments, as well as an autoclave sterilization device typically seen in medical and dental settings. Beyond nail treatments, the staff also offers waxing services with 100% natural beeswax.
At Joy Nail & Spa, the road to beauty is paved with many all-natural ingredients, including herbal scrubs, essential oils, and botanical extras such as cucumber and lemongrass. There's the botanical herbal mani-pedis, with soothing spearmint, lavender, and chamomile just part of a large relaxation regimen that also includes hot-stone massages and nail grooming. And there's the green-tea body wrap, which softens skin, and the multivitamin anti-aging facial, which softens fine lines.
Joy Nail & Spa also offers hair removal using a housemade sugar-based concoction. Unlike getting a traditional wax or licking a lollipop and sticking it to your body, the all-natural sugaring method removes hair with minimal irritation to the skin.
Dermabelle Salon & Spa houses a team of experts well-versed in catering to a wide range of hair and skin concerns. In the salon, stylists deliver custom cuts and coloring, and get unruly tresses under control with conditioning treatments, instead of relying solely on duct-tape. Meanwhile, permanent makeup services help streamline morning routines or camouflage scars, while aestheticians moisturize and rejuvenate skin during facials that incorporate exfoliation, masks, and special techniques such as the application of hot and cold stones. To address discomfort deep in the muscle, therapists also perform six styles of massage, including deep-tissue and reflexology.
One visit to Eden of Ashburn, and you'll think you've entered the mystical utopia its moniker suggests. The spa and salon offers soothing confines where guests can ease into services that both pamper and refresh. During spa pedicures, feet are rewarded with a long soak and a sea-salt glow massage. Then calves are wrapped in steamed towels to stimulate circulation, and feet are dipped in warm paraffin to soften skin and soothe the senses. Hot-stone massages coax out tension from sore muscles, and microdermabrasion treatments deeply exfoliate skin and stimulate collagen growth. Permanent makeup artists help enhance brows and plump lips with professional services. Meanwhile, on the salon side, haircuts and deep-conditioning treatments revitalize locks, and highlights and blowouts add pizzazz.
Girls aged 3?13 may be a little young to be regularly hitting the spa, but Sassy Princess Spa believes that everyone should be pampered. Age-appropriate music and magazines float around the room as girls wait their turn for such services as mani-pedis and facials. Partiers can add on ? la carte extras to enhance the experience, from touches such as custom decorations and princess cupcakes to activities such as karaoke and a pink carpet fashion show.