Founded on the idea that guests are "treated as royalty," DQ Salon, short for Drama Queen, fields a staff of stylists that crafts new hairstyles atop clients, whose reflection is already festooned with giant, iron crowns that rest above salon mirrors. Using natural and organic products and Rapunzel's self-help book, the salon’s experts trim tresses, change hues, remove unwanted stubble, and meticulously groom fingers and toes with hair and nail services.
Customers at Endless Sun Tanning Salon have a choice: they can rub on tanning lotions from Devoted Creations and Designer Skin and climb into their choice of three levels of UV tanning beds, or they can sign up for a sunless spray tan. The bronzing formulas of which are aided by antioxidant ingredients. If they like, the can also schedule a manicure or pedicure with chip-resistant CND Shellac polishes.
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition? One-on-one service in a super clean environment, meeting and exceeding all state board standards. Paris Salon believes in keeping your natural nails and helping them grow. Pedicures are also performed in a clean, comfortable environment with a consultation from a knowledgeable technician.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business? Personally knowing someone that suffered from an acute infection to his limbs due to unsanitary conditions, I made it my personal goal to service my customers in the safest, cleanest environment and personally educating them about their hands and feet.
What do you love most about your job? I love that I can take a moment out of someone's day and actually talk to so many different people in my neighborhood.
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer? All my new customers say: "Wow, you are so clean."
With its long pedicure benches and open floor space, Polished Nail Bar fits the breezy feel of a city park inside a nail salon. Even the names of its services recall a crisp breath of air: a Refresh mani-pedi includes a scrub, mask, and massage in addition to polish, and the Renew mani-pedi adds paraffin wax and a callus treatment to the package. The highly trained technicians pull from more than 70 OPI and CND colors to decorate nails, whether they're supervising the pedicure sinks or the marble counter of the manicure bar.
In addition to its nail-therapy space, the salon furnishes a private skincare room. Here, warm steam heralds targeted facials that address acne, dryness, and signs of aging. The Roseville location's menu includes facial peels such as a Power Pumpkin Resurfacer, which combats blemishes and wrinkles with enzymes and a jack-o'-lantern to wear on your head. The aestheticians also wax away unwanted body hair and lengthen eyelashes with extensions.
At All About Your Salon and Spa, it really will be all about you! Here they offer a variety of services. At their spa, All About You specializes in waxing, various types of massage (including deep-tissue, hot-stone, and prenatal), and several kinds of skin care facials. The salon? Make an appointment for your hair: cut, color, highlights, lowlights, glazing, and restorative treatments. They also give makeup lessons! If you need a refresher course, or if you’ve never really worn makeup, this is the place for you. Get eyelash extensions, eyebrow filler, and airbrush application. All About You Salon and Spa will ensure that you leave feeling like the absolutely best version of yourself!
In her five years as a cosmetologist, Alyssa Tu has worked at numerous beauty institutions, transforming the hair and nails of people from all over the world. She now owns Aye Salon & Spa, a cozy purple-hued space. She and her team specialize in hair services that range from cuts and colors to express or sewn-in extensions.
Clients can kick back in one of the black leather massage thrones during the pedicure treatment, during which an aesthetician pampers the feet with exfoliating scrubs and warm paraffin wax. The friendly technicians also offer full-body waxing, an ideal way to get smooth skin for beach season or go undercover as a dolphin to track down wanted dolphins.