Nestled in historic Dublin, bare s.k.i.n. day spa is manned by an experienced staff that performs a range of skincare and muscle-relaxing treatments. Inside, guests receive custom skin recommendations based on their circumstances. Aestheticians rely on Éminence Organic Skin Care products and dōTerra essential oils as they soften and tone skin with organic fruit- and vegetable-extract facials, and fruit pulp or blueberry peels that detoxify and slough off dead skin.
Licensed massage therapist Cathy Kline performs relaxation and deep-tissue massages, and certified reflexologist Karen Brown kneads hands and feet during reflexology sessions. Staff members can also organize spa parties, during which groups of visitors let their hair down while therapists perform spa services from an a la carte menu.
Zebra-striped chairs, black-and-white ottomans, and lights reminiscent of bursting stars decorate Salon Bloom's waiting area, where guests soak up inspiration for 'dos performed by savvy stylists who wield Aveda and Bumble and bumble. products. Led by Kristi Marshall and Judy Olmstead, Salon Bloom's team cuts, colors, and coifs tresses as guests relax in plush leather seats. A pink-velvet bar serves as a color-processing station, letting clients read style magazines or share tips for styling hair and supercharging a blow-dryer motor with nitrous.
At Lashes By Soheila, licensed aesthetician and certified eyelash-extension specialist Soheila Hajjar beautifies lids with meticulous, detailed applications of luxurious eyelash extensions. She carefully adheres strands of natural mink to existing lashes, resulting in a stunning, fluttery look that eliminates the need for mascara.
Aveda Mia Salon Spa employs stylists highly trained in haircuts, extensions, and coloring services. The spa half of the business offers body waxing, skincare treatments, and massages. And whether it's a stylist coifing an intricate updo or an aesthetician battling signs of aging with a Green Science facial, the salon and spa's team members always use products from Aveda's plant-based line.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 2–10 people
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular service: Eyelash Extenions and Facials
Brands Used: Novalash Eyelash Extenions
Pro Tip: Come Relax and Enjoy.
Brands Used: GloTherapeutics
When and how did you first develop a passion for your work?
Working for a dermatologist for many years, I developed a true passion for the medical side of aesthetics. I love helping others get to their desired results. I personally suffered from acne, so having the personal struggle ha[s] pushed my passion for my work.
What is the best reaction you’ve ever gotten from a client?
Tears of joy. We have clients that are cancer survivors and all they want is their "Normal" self back.
What steps do you take to make your clients feel at ease?
We love talking to our clients. Communication is key, we love to find out what are clients' goals and hopes are for their treatment.
Hair Secret Salon started in Pomona in 2004, and relocated to Upland about five years ago. They recently expanded the hair and beauty salon, where their licensed stylists pride themselves on transforming their clients' looks and making sure each style is easy to maintain at home. Offering women's cuts, vibrant color services, waxing, and facials, this upbeat and hip salon provides total makeovers in a friendly atmosphere. Clients can come in for a frizz-taming Brazilian gloss treatment, have a full-head weave put in place, or get nails groomed to perfection.