Colette Jardine, part of the family of stylists at Chad Michael Salon, combines technical skill and creative talent to keep men and women looking their best. She artfully applies hair color, clips hair into chic styles, and can even infuse straight strands with soft, natural-looking waves. She also performs skincare treatments and nail services that range from natural nail-care to UV-cured Shellac mani-pedis.
With comfy couches and chairs scattered throughout, and windows draped with flowing curtains, Shear Beauty Salon and Spa creates a homey, welcoming vibe. With such inviting surrounds, clients should have no problem relaxing while the staff members pamper them with everything from haircuts and color services to mani-pedis and skin-softening microdermabrasion treatments. While perhaps not as soothing as its other services, the salon also offers waxing treatments for those who want to look sleek in their swimsuits, shorts, or kilts, and teeth whitening is also available to ensure guests leave with confident smiles.
Raquel offer mani-pedis and waxing services out of Shear Beauty Salon and Spa, a full-service spa that offers skincare treatments, waxing, and more. During mani-pedis, clients kick back and relax as she grooms, shapes, and polishes their nails with equal parts attentive technique and artistic vision. The results leave toes and fingers all manicured and brightly colored.
At Tan Republic, the staff doesn't just sit by while you tan?they advocate for responsible tanning. Within the upscale and modern salons, they carefully oversee the use the latest tanning equipment, including Mystic Tan and VersaSpa spray-tanning booths as well as the high-pressure tanning beds, controlling clients' exposure to UV rays and cosmetic tanning compounds. They also ensure that every tanner uses FDA-compliant protective eyewear, and prevent any one visitor from wearing multiple pairs and making everyone else feel uncool. They even enhance their clients' tans with six varieties of lotion, each designed to produce a different intensity of bronze.
Snap Fitness's around-the-clock gyms enable members to work on their physical well-being with a cornucopia of fitness equipment. With 24-hour access, members don't have to let The Man tell them when to help themselves to Snap's strength and cardio equipment, which features built-in TVs and other media diversions. For those who exercise during conventional hours, Snap's friendly, unintimidating atmosphere welcomes patrons of all ability levels, unlike schoolyard dodge-ball squads. Members also enjoy nationwide access to all Snap Fitness locations, ideal for working out while traveling. For a dose of custom advice, patrons can seek out a personal-training session with a certified coach, who helps them assess and address their fitness goals. Clients reap the benefit of individual attention as a personal trainer helps them tackle weight loss, prepare for an arm-wrestling competition, or unveil the mysteries of arcane cable-weight machines.
Lotus Hair Design's adept stylists smooth frizzy follicles and fashion progressive hairstyles with vegan and organic products. The deep-conditioning treatment begins with a ritual scalp and shoulder massage, which soothes stressed craniums and clavicles via repetitious kneading and finger-whispered Gregorian chants. Next, tress technicians envelop limp locks with organic keratin oil to infuse skull forests with sustainable style before a dryer dome caps crowns for 20 minutes. Then, an application of sulfate-free Pravana keratin shampoo and conditioner spruces hair to shine, enabling the savvy beautician to snip and style cleansed head nests into trend-setting topiaries or human bonsai flamingo sculptures. Ensuring that patrons leave surging with good vibes, the salon's fuchsia-and-lime-colored interior employs a vibrant décor of plants and lanterns to impart a cheerful, springtime feeling.