Hair stylist, makeup artist, and nail technician beautifies her clients in a number of ways, from arranging locks into a new 'do to dressing up fingers with OPI gel polish. A certified hair extension provider, she also helps her clients keep their unique styles fresh with beauty advice and color tips.
Spotlights jut from the black ceiling like a constellation of stars, casting a glow on smooth parquet floors, exposed brick, and walls the color of saffron. This is the setting for Luminous by Christi. Though Christi specializes in cuts and colorings with products from Pureology and Redken, clients may also request a keratin straightening treatment or solicit a nail tech for a long-lasting CND Shellac mani-pedi.
Featured on Channel 2's Fix Me Friday, Rebelle by Tootsie's trusses up its clients using astute eyes and an edgy aesthetic. Amid Rebelle's carmine walls and beneath a battery of gilded chandeliers, a crew of creative stylists twists hair, paints nails, and transforms clients into glowing paragons of beauty. Locks bathe luxuriously during a 15-minute shampoo and deep-conditioning treatment, wherein Mediceuticals products cleanse grease and extremely confused auto mechanics from hair, and then hydrate each strand for health and shine. A blow-dry banishes dampness from client manes and replaces it with a gleaming canvas as the skilled stylist's hands twist and brush hair into a creative masterpiece. The 30-minute style employs products by Kevin Murphy and Moroccon Oil to sculpt flattering coifs that reflect the personality and cranial capacity of each guest.
The award-winning Luxe Salon opened to the willing Denver public in 1999, tucked into a brick storefront with large windows that offer a view of the surrounding downtown Union Station neighborhood. Since then, hair fashionistas have been patronizing this Lower Downtown institution, captivated by its premier staff and wide range of quality services. Located at 17th and Wazee, the hair salon sits amidst the bustle of restaurants, businesses and living spaces, attracting locals and visitors alike with its team of professional stylists, all of whom utilize only the finest products for their clients. Luxe offers a full scope of services, ranging from haircuts and colors to make-up and facial waxing, and sometimes welcome special occasions such as wedding parties and personal events.
Hairstylist Lindsey Kubla's work has graced the pages of three different magazines. Before joining the team at Sparrow Stylin' Salon, she coordinated fashion shows and photo shoots. Now she works amid ornate white moldings and stone accents. This sophisticated ambiance suits her approach to hair, which blends avant-garde style with vintage charm. She's also sure to help her clients maintain their new 'dos at home with useful tips, such as "don't set it on fire."
When Sparrow Stylin? Salon owner Lisa Branham became a certified stylist in 1983, she had a certifiable style of her own?a royal-blue mohawk. Though she?s since swapped her punk-rock coif for pretty blond highlights, she still encourages her team to embrace a diverse and norm-bending approach to styling. In addition to traditional cut and color services, Lisa and her stylists can be found creating special-effects colors, maintaining dreads, snipping away wads of gum, and ornamenting strands with feather extensions. Though often funky, their work can also be elegant, polishing frizzy locks with Brazilian blowouts and building romantic updos for weddings and special occasions.
The onsite spa furthers aesthetic overhauls with an extensive selection of facials and chemical peels. Lactic peels use a milk-based formula to brighten skin, and moisturizing seaweed facials can help clients befriend nearby whales. Clients can also have their nails groomed with Shellac manicures and select aromas of their choice for full-body sugar scrubs.