Natural hair finds its perfect style at Lavish Hair Spa, which twists strands into zulu knots, coils, or straightens them with a ceramic fusion silk press. At this Paul Mitchell Signature Salon, stylists keep hair hydrated and healthy with newfound color and sheen with products from Paul Mitchell to Kera Care Naturals to Design Essentials Naturals and Jane Carter Solutions to Miss Jessie's. Stylists also use house-brand straightener Silk Out, which is composed of organic ingredients. At its Browz Waxing Bar station, the salon also removes unwanted hair from eyebrows, underarms, and legs.
Hair either makes a statement or it goes unnoticed—the stylists at Shenae Paris Salon use their skills to make sure the latter never happens. Led by master stylist and salon owner Natasha McCain, the staff specializes in more than just eye-catching cuts. They deep condition and relax strands, create intricate braids, lengthen locks with extensions, and add body with roller sets.
Whether the stylists at Soteria Hair Express are cutting, coloring, or treating their clients? hair, the experience is uplifting and the results rewarding. The salon?s colorful motif, with its bright reds, blues, and yellows lending an upbeat vibe to the space, mirrors the professional coloring services stylists administer with the Ombre product line. Other services include keratin treatments, relaxers, and sew in weaves.
Stacey Touchstone credits her success to one thing: her ongoing education. As a stylist for 20 years, Touchstone's continuing education has allowed her to stay abreast of the industry's latest trends. And at Salon Saches, she shows what she knows, doling out haircuts, relaxer retouches, weaves, and ceramic-fusion treatments, which straighten strands for those transitioning from relaxed to natural hair.
At Elite Beauty Master, Lyric Elise works with all textures, lengths, and types of hair, focusing on its health and regrowth. She utilizes professional products such as Redken and Design Essentials to hydrate and rejuvenate dry, thin, and unmanageable tresses, and colors 'dos with ammonia-free formulas. Weaves, sewn-in extensions, and relaxer treatments are also her specialties.
Master cosmetologist and salon owner Manisha Mehta takes pride in delivering a sweeping range of beauty and grooming services infused with luxurious touches. Full-length facials incorporate rich ingredients such as 24-karat gold or chocolate, and facial peels immerse visages in fruit and vegetable medleys without the need for surreptitious head dunks into a punch bowl. Issuing from Mehta's fervent interest in the healing and restorative powers of herbs, most full facials are accompanied by a custom aromatherapy blend. Alongside eyelash extensions and waxing are ancient Eastern grooming services, such as eyebrow threading, ear candling, mummification, and henna designs for hands and feet. Dark wood and leather furnishings, deep-maroon walls, and gilt-framed mirrors and paintings lend the space a feeling of an urban retreat.