The staff of VJones stays abreast of the industry’s latest trends in order to provide clients with the hairstyling services they want most, including hair extensions and keratin treatments, which make frizzy hair sleeker and more manageable. VJones hosts promotions and training by Elan Sassoon and his team, Wella Color, and Kerastase, premier European products that they carry and are well versed in. They also offer certification courses in straightening services, updos, color correction, and cutting techniques.
Owner and skincare expert Julian Chang draws on 16 years of experience to revitalize skin on both women and men. Her microdermabrasion treatments consist of a medical grade or diamond tip, and her microphoto facials deploy pulses of light and heat energy to improve skin texture and project silent films onto the face. Julian's Skin Studio's facial services work to alleviate conditions such as acne, oily skin, sun damage, blackheads, and fine lines.
A Best of the Bay 2010 Viewer?s Choice winner, Herbal Mineral?s four California locations couple a devotion to recapturing youth with a commitment to cruelty-free and environmentally friendly products and practices. An arsenal of vegan, earth-friendly beauty products speaks to their commitment to bettering the planet, and visitors sip fair-trade-certified tea that helps to fund landslide restoration and reforestation. The staff?s diverse palette of skills runs the gamut from waxing and organic facials to candling and herbal body contouring, the latter of which can help shape silhouettes into comely hourglasses or vertical representations of the New York skyline.
Staff Size: 1 person
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular service: Billion Dollar Brows
Brands Used: Alexandria Professional
Pro Tip: If you use Retin-A, Accutane, or other exfoliants, you must wait six months in order to get sugared.
Though the salon’s name may imply otherwise, the staff at Simplicity Hair Studio specializes in a handful of intricate hair services. They have mastered hair-smoothing Brazilian blowouts and keratin hair treatments as well as extensions and highlights. Perhaps, the salon’s name comes from the stylists’ mission, which is simply to leave clients feeling confident and beautiful.
Teased's customers always receive a personal and private experience. That's because Megan Winslow, the stylist behind Teased, cuts and colors hair at a private booth inside Sola Salon. In addition to creating edgy cuts and vibrant hues for hair, Megan specializes in Keratin Complex smoothing treatments by Coppola, which leave strands sleek for 3–5 months. Megan uses sulphate- and paraben-free products from Kevin.Murphy during each of her services and Wella hair color, which produces shades 23% brighter than the average Lisa Frank trapper keeper.