Always with one eye focused on the evolving techniques and trends of hairstyling, Robert Jeffrey's haircare professionals help clients design a flattering new look that complements their features as well as their sense of style. A simple trim can add layers and shape to a hairdo, although highlights, deep conditioners, and texturizing treatments can create more dramatic changes by adding depth, dimension, and healthy luster to the strands.
Beyond hairstyling, Robert Jeffrey caters to its clients' needs by offering a variety of classically indulgent spa services, such as personalized facials, waxing sessions, and makeup-application lessons that teach patrons how Fun Dip powder can double as rouge in a pinch. The staff members' passion for effective care also extends to the product-display shelves, which feature the salon's exclusive, eponymous line of shampoos and conditioners designed for simple at-home use.
At Fringe, products by Aquage, Dermalogica, and Redken blow past aesthetic goals for hair and skin, and "near-perfect symmetry" delights nails in what the Huffington Post has called one of Chicago's Best Pedicures. Beyond the warm umber shadow cast by an orange awning, stylist Christina Crosthwaite has snagged plaudits from Chicago magazine for her envelope-pushing haircuts. A customizable selection of services begs for personal input into the looks-shaping process and causes fairy godmothers to practice job-interview skills.
Mongibello offers variety of hair services and hair treatments including advanced haircuts, magnificent Goldwell hair coloring, smoothing organic keratin treatment, unforgettable wedding hairstyles, natural hair extensions with organic glue tips that will not damage your own hair.
Did you know that a helpful tool for fighting frizz can be found in your kitchen? Squeezing water out of hair with paper towels, instead of rubbing locks with a regular towel or a sheet of sandpaper, can cut down on the friction that spurs frizz. The team members at Vanité are brimming with tips like these, which they've absorbed in their years as professional stylists and colorists. They perform cuts and color services designed distinctly for men and women, as well as keratin smoothing treatments and deep-conditioning treatments using Paul Mitchell's iconic haircare products.
Whether a client wants their hair cut or their eyelashes lengthened, Wax on Wax off Salon and Spa's talented aestheticians have them covered. Breaking away from their namesake service, the beauty haven not only waxes legs and faces, it also threads eyebrows and colors nails. Their full line of facials, meanwhile, leaves skin looking young enough to be ineligible for "adult swim" at the pool. And the venue for this beautification? A studio in the heart of the University of Illinois at Chicago, where the floors are dark hardwood and the walls looks like wrapped presents.
Angie's Hair Studio of Chicago anchors one of the rare modern buildings on a neighborly stretch of Irving Park Road lined with mid-20th-century two-flats. Its location suits its mission: offering up-to-date but accessible cuts and color in a welcoming environment. A small team of stylists get coiffures just right for a date or the inside of a hat they really want to impress. To make the rest of the head look just as perfect, clients can also schedule waxing and facials.