Women, men, children, no matter: the staff at Ed Beauty Salon works with anyone and everyone. Founded more than 25 years ago, this pillar of the beauty world provides all manner of hair, nail, and makeup services. On the spa side of the business, certified specialists help skin glow with facials or shoo away stress with lomi-lomi massages. During their visits, clients can deepen their levels of relaxation by sipping on complimentary cups of gourmet tea or by asking the stylist to shave peace signs into their hair.
Nestled inside Harrah’s Rincon Casino and Resort, the full-service spa relaxes weary bodies with the popular Swedish massage style. Gentle kneads and soothing strokes unravel muscle knots tied by stress and devious boy scouts practicing for their merit badges. Throughout the service, clients soak in relaxing vibes, which emanate from the interior’s many bamboo trunks and rich wooden accents. Once tension is relieved from active duty, clients emerge feeling limber and rejuvenated.
Chris Cravens-Dang and Vu Dang put the Dang in Dang Good Yoga!, where they bring a combined 30 years of experience as holistic health practitioners to their studio. The talented instructors lead a wide variety of classes, from yoga to movement therapy classes. Hoop Flow fitness classes incorporate large, heavy hoops for a gyro-centric workout, and Tai Chi Chaun lessons teach the Chinese martial art known for its self-defense applications and health benefits. For a less labor-intensive form of relaxation, the studio offers a whole mess of massages, including hot stone, Thai, and acupressure.
Elisa Cohen's athletic repertoire includes group exercise instructor, yoga instructor, and an enthusiast in tae kwon do and motor sports. So it is no surprise she has first-hand knowledge of the toll that rigorous activities can take on the body. To help others stay in tip-top shape, Elisa became a certified massage therapist in 2005. She specializes in sports and deep-tissue massages to really work out kinks, as well as Swedish techniques to wash away stress. She can also travel to busy professionals’ place of work or dental appointments for onsite chair massages that last up to 20 minutes a session.
Within a colorful downtown beauty parlor, the bilingual stylists of 100% Beauty Salon transform men, women, and children with a range of salon services. Using quality products from Redken and Bosley, the expert staffers snip up new looks and highlight locks with bright colors. They elongate hair with glamorous extensions and accentuate features with striking makeup designs. The specialists provide hair-and-makeup services for special events, including weddings and quinceañeras.
The practitioners at Stone Medical Group take a holistic approach to health, seeking out the root cause of ailments and working to bolster overall wellness through natural treatments. They expertly integrate a variety of bodywork techniques, such as Swedish massage, and shiatsu, with the goal of promoting pain alleviation, improving immunity, and increasing range of motion. Craniosacral therapy targets disturbances along the spinal column, while neuromuscular facilitation nurtures connective tissue and soothes the myoskeletal system.