Inside Effess salon, Paul Mitchell–certified cosmetologist London Armstrong-Adame keeps hands and feet polished with meticulous manicures and pedicures. Beyond doling out basic cuticle care and enhancing tips with gel add-ons, London gives toenails the RockStar treatment, covering them with glitzy, glittery designs that will draw attention from adoring fans and avid scrapbookers for up to six weeks.
It's fitting that Sandra Rodriguez-Lucero works inside Accustomed to Style Salon. The nail technician is no stranger to style, having painted hundreds of nails with colorful OPI polish. Sandra specializes in everything from french tips to gel manicures, but she truly shines when it comes to nail art. She can decorate nails with any number of artistic embellishments, including sparkles, jewels, and every digit of your parents' home phone number.
Having worked as a nail tech in the U.S. and Europe since 1999, Liz masters the techniques and tricks of the trade. That's exemplified by her Grand Master–certification through Creative Nail Design (CND). To achieve ideal presentations, she uses quality products such as shellac and gel polishes, customizing manicures and pedicures to each client.
Licensed manicurist Senia has 25 years of experience under her belt. This shows through her artful manicures and pedicures, as she beautifies clients with gels, regular polish, acrylics, and all types of designs. She loves to make her clients happy, and creates a friendly, positive atmosphere as she performs pedicures or applies custom nail art.
With extensive experience in the nail industry, Tina goes beyond mere nail polish in her manicures. She has a way of transforming nails into miniature art canvases, painting them with floral or color-blocked designs. She also uses no-chip gel polish for long-lasting manicures, as well as paraffin dips that hydrate hands with warm wax.
Hairstylists transform manes with fresh haircuts, highlights, and perms inside First Glance Hair and Nail Salon. And while they won't turn their curling and perming tools on unruly eyebrow hairs, aestheticians will beautify brows through waxing; they also wax other facial areas. The nail side of the business outfits clients’ fingers and toes with regular and chip-resistant gel polish. Technicians combine a number of hues to create artistic stripes, Halloween-themed mummies, and little hearts using Essie, Orly, and OPI polishes.