When a nationally acclaimed troupe of hair-crobats comes to your cottage to whisk you away on their traveling wig wagon, be waiting for them with your follicular A-game. For $50, today's Groupon gives you fashionable locks with $100 worth of hair services at Grand Illusions Hair Studio in El Segundo. Cut, style, straighten, perm, or extend your hair to match the collectible figurine you constructed of yourself over the holiday season.
The interior at Snip-its Kids Hair Salon & Spa looks like a kids' playhouse, highlighted by colorful, floor-to-ceiling murals. Those surroundings are enough to make kids forget that they're getting a haircut, and that's part of the point. Kids enjoy educational video games during haircuts or try services that they're actually excited about, such as manicures and updos. Trained stylists boast safety measures such as safety straps for toddlers, and parents can sit next to children the entire time.
All of the products at the salon are specifically crafted for kids, and there are lots of other touches that go far beyond those old coloring books. This approach has landed the company in publications that range from the Washington Post to LA Parent. Their unique approach also includes themed beauty parties for kids such as Glamour, Trip-to-Hollywood, and Rock Star & Spa, during which youngsters romp through the space wearing costumes and robes and sipping juice boxes.
Styling recording artist Azaelia Banks' hair for myriad magazine spreads and live performances, Brianna Shehee has proven her skills in picture-perfect weaves, extensions, and color. As both operator and Master Stylist of Lush Hair Imports and Salons, Shehee specializes in techniques to help promote healthy hair growth while wearing extensions, sewn-in weaves, and ancient headdresses made of grade-A mummy gauze. Her services range from basic cuts to washes with flat iron and style or Global Keratin Treatments to leave locks slick, shiny, and frizz-free.