A graduate of Utah College of Massage Therapy, Shayna Dunn has spent the past four years quelling aches and tension with a host of massage modalities. During sessions held within Biofit Bootcamp, she might break up muscular knots with deep-tissue kneads or soothe regularly worked muscles to enhance athletic performance. But not all work is confined to an in-office session. Shayna demonstrates a variety of stretches that can be performed daily to reduce muscle soreness.
Led by Dr. Dale Richards, chiropractic physician, the doctor and technicians at Absolutely Beautiful Spa & Wellness Center administer non-invasive treatments to reduce body circumferences and create slimmer silhouettes. After a free personal assessment, Dr. Richards can recommend LipoLaser and electro body procedures to melt away fat with lasers, electric stimulation, or sappy love songs. In addition to technological procedures, a registered dietitian is available to guide clients toward healthier diets with weight-loss programs customized to individual goals.
Tucked inside Salon 56, Down Time Massage and its staff of muscle soothers aim to cultivate an atmosphere of healing. The specific needs of clients are targeted with a lengthy roster of massage modalities, including chronic pain relief, reflexology, and sports massage, which is best enjoyed after playing a game of tag with an angry bull.
When working to get a broad range of clients into a relaxed, meditative state of being, a good spa can’t rely on just one technique. That’s why the staffers at Therapeutix Mind & Body have earned national certifications and master-level achievements in a range of Eastern and Western relaxation techniques. They specialize in massages, using their diverse skills to incorporate reflexology, cold-stone migraine relief, and aromatherapy to tackle tension both externally and internally. They can add on a number of other of relaxing treatments to their massages, including essential oils, hand and foot scrubs, or 3-D glasses to enhance the experience. In addition to massages, the staff performs body-contouring packages using laser and radio-frequency heat or detoxifying wraps to hone trouble areas.
Salon & Spa Fifth Avenue's expert aestheticians mow down rogue hairs that sprout on the lawns of corporeal kingdoms. The waxing menu spotlights more than 15 waxing services, enabling clients to remove pesky hairs from visible visages, discreet crevices, or unshaven garden gnomes. Chin ($15+), eyebrow ($15+), lip ($10+), and nose ($10+) waxes evict facial fringe, touching up smile holders and enhancing the mug's velvety texture. Gentle hands also remove stubble and strands from bikini lines ($25+), underarms and abdomens ($25+ each), and upper or lower backs ($35+) or the full back ($70+) to ensure that clients can show off their best backless parkas this season.
At Le Belle Visage Day Spa, master aestheticians Terra and Jenifer showcase supple skin with their naturally luxurious facials. Retroactively reward faces for overtime smiling hours with a Le Belle Visage signature facial (a $75 value). During this rejuvenating 90-minute treatment, the savvy skinsperts exterminate dirt and oil with two cleanses, followed by a deep exfoliation and facial massage, giving cheeks a youthful, just-licked glow. Next, faces are slathered with a custom mask, serums, and moisturizer before furthering restful repose with ultrasound therapy, a lip-and-eye treatment, neck-and-upper-back massage, and a paraffin-wax treatment for hands, feet or exhausted leg candles.
The technicians at Sultry Skin Spa rejuvenate, tighten, and slim bodies with noninvasive, modern technology. A roster of facials and chemical peels helps erase the signs of aging, and medical-grade lasers blast away unwanted hair from legs and bowls of soup. The Mabel Plus machine strives not only to firm up lax skin but also to smooth out cellulite with radio-frequency (RF) energy. The Luvitra device sculpts problem areas by deflating fat cells with ultrasonic energy.