Inside Royal Hair Salon, a trio of stylists draws on more than 20 years of combined experience when creating trendy styles. They snip ends to flatter features and bring warmth to complexions with a smattering of highlights or a vibrant, all-over hue.
After suffering a life-altering injury in 2009, Aimee founded Mystic Hands and Body Work to share her strategies for pain reduction through services such as massage, reflexology, and reiki. The deep relaxation of craniosacral release eases migraines and chronic ear infections. For muscular stiffness and soreness, Aimee employs the flowing strokes of Swedish massage. She also makes house calls to help pet animals with the pain, inflexibility, and chronic stress that arises from high-speed tail chases.
The medical professionals at Valley Medical Art specialize in injectables, which they use to help patients stay beautiful regardless of age. They offer free consultations, and then use products such as Juvéderm, Restylane, Perlane, Botox, and Dysport to treat wrinkles, lines, and uneven skin texture.
The aestheticians at Young Image Spa rejuvenate skin with a menu that includes facials, peels, waxing, and nail services. Vitamin C facials tackle lackluster cells loitering on the skin's surface, and peels and microdermabrasion treatments go even deeper to even out wrinkles and age spots. Young Image Spa's staff also tend to appendages with mani-pedis that employ products from OPI, CND, and Gelish, ideal for digits prone to inciting thumb wars.
Joseph Alex spent more than five years as an apprentice and stylist at salons throughout the Bay Area. Although his apprenticeship is over, he continues to educate himself on new trends while staying practiced in classic styles. He puts this knowledge and experience to use deftly sculpting chic new dos, weaving braids, attaching extensions, and adding color.
Part salon and part spa, The Total Package staff weaves myriad body-beautifying services into its comprehensive aesthetic offerings. Stylists twist and turn hair into braids and updos or straighten and color locks with chemical procedures. Aestheticians turn their trained eyes to the body’s finer details by waxing away unwanted hair or tending to wrinkles and pores with rejuvenating facials or spare Halloween masks. For nails, technicians are also on hand to manicure and polish each digit until it shines.