Paul Bennett has spent more than a quarter century honing his cutting and coloring skills, establishing a personal style and gaining the experience to bring customer visions to life. Appointments begin with clients nestling into their chairs amid the studio's modern decor and consulting with their stylist about their 'do. Questions about lifestyle and aesthetic preferences alongside considerations of face shape and hair texture guide hair tamers toward sculpting fresh new looks that avoid cookie-cutter styles such as the flat top or the gingerbread man. Paul Bennett and his team also specialize in coloring and highlighting, mixing up a vibrant palette of shades and hues to pop volume and vigor into hair.
From within Sola Salon Studio, Zeena Dosunmu runs her eponymous Perfect Skin by Zeena. A certified and licensed medical aesthetician, Zeena has styled camera-ready faces for networks including CNN and TNT and has anointed brides-to-be in special-occasion makeup that can withstand tears of joy and up to 20 rounds of the chicken dance. Now with more than 25 years of experience under her belt, Zeena welcomes patients into her skincare space for exfoliating microdermabrasion treatments and facial peels, signature permanent makeup, and Endermologie cellulite-reduction treatments.
Dr. Donald Ruf is the core of Slender SpaMed, which specializes in cosmetic and weight-loss procedures. They employ the latest technology, including a Syneron laser hair-removal system and the Arasys Perfector, designed to trim waistlines without exercise or ice-cube diets.
Slender SpaMed's aestheticians perform traditional spa treatments, including hydrating facials, therapeutic massages, and slimming body wraps. Custom weight-loss programs supplement nutritional counseling and personal-training sessions with procedures such as vitamin injections.
Nationally certified and licensed massage therapist Pernille Stephens helms Duluth Neuromuscular Therapy, where she offers a variety of massages. Her modalities include the static pressure of neuro-muscular therapy massage, as well as the fierce, muscular targeting of deep-tissue massage. Her massages can help remove muscular aches, decrease stress, and increase circulation.
Bodywork sessions at Peace Of Mind Therapy provide more than a temporary respite from chronic aches and pains. That's because therapists aim to rejuvenate the mind as much as the body, providing treatments that help people become more aware of their body's state. The therapists accomplish this by employing a variety of specialized modalities. Gliding Swedish techniques soothe muscle tension near the surface, trigger-point therapy targets knots with focused pressure, and hot-stone massages send heat radiating deep within the body, where popsicles sometimes get stuck.
A head stylist with more than 15 years of experience, Rozy works with her team to polish appearances with hairstyling and hair-removal services for both lads and ladies. Not content with shaving or chemically burning hair down to the skin, Rozy lifts unwanted fuzz out completely with gentle, nontoxic threading and waxing techniques. Rozy also cultivates decorative skin with henna tattoos.