Owner Artana, her two sisters, and the trained stylists at Shear Xpectations help to curate chic appearances during beautifying services. Touting expertise in hair, waxing, facials, and massage, the seasoned staff helps anchor results with products from Aveda, Dermalogica, and TIGI. An online portfolio showcases the crew's work with snapshots of its skillful ’dos, which have the power to coax compliments from friends, strangers, and the insides of hats. Each sessions unfolds inside the salon's casual space, which boasts wood floors, track lighting, and dangling glass lights.
The licensed aestheticians at Image Makers Salon use many organic skincare products to revamp visages and sculpt pulchritude through a bundle of indulgent services. Amid a plant-infused décor that glimmers under a fresh coat of effulgent sunlight, the one-hour European facial begins with a cleansing and a deep pore mask to eradicate pernicious particles. After the opening salvo of facial rejuvenation, an aesthetician topples regimes of tension through a soothing massage and a hydrating mask treatment, bestowing previously dry skin with salutary moisture. The treatment concludes with extractions to expel any extant toxins or leftover face paint from cheering on youth soccer teams.
Carved-wood furniture and diffuse track and lamp lighting grace The Pynk Butterfly, where beauty specialists unleash products from the organic brand Mantra as well as the salon’s own label, Pynk Prototype. As guests sink into plush chairs, stylists revamp ’dos with hair services ranging from basic cuts to deep-conditioning and a full spectrum of color treatments.
At Bella Salon & Spa, visitors can acquire quality salon services and an expertly trimmed head of hair without hiring a master chef to chop locks into a sushi-shaped coiffure. Bella’s experienced stylists are deft at maintaining all styles of hair, including duct-taped shag carpeting, and provide every visitor with friendly and helpful service. Before a single split end is terminated, the friendly snippers will analyze your face shape, hair texture, and personality to bestow upon your brain-case a flattering new cut that complements your best features and daily routine. The conditioning treatment, punctuated with an indulgent scalp massage, strengthens wussy locks, adds moisture, and amplifies your mane's volume. Patrons will be able to kick back and relax while soaking in the welcoming ambience and sleek décor, which features lustrous wood floors and smile-inducing frontal-lobe pleasure lasers.
Part of the venerable Paul Mitchell network, the Columbia outpost of Paul Mitchell the School features 14,500 square feet of stylish real estate staffed by a squad of student coiffure-carvers and professional instructors. Under the close supervision of an experienced professor of pulchritude, Paul Mitchell student stylists perform a wide array of services, creating cute cuts ($10–$25) and up-styles ($20–$25), applying chemical relaxers to tame tendrils ($45–$50), and more. High-quality products 20% off by the one and only Paul Mitchell are to take home, providing a souvenir of your first date with your new ’do.