Stephanie Harris has bedazzled lots of digits over the past 15 years. Drawing on this vast well of experience, she wields paraffin wax, salt scrubs, and colorful polish to leave hands elegant enough that a zookeeper will quit being so high and mighty about what cages to keep them out of. This background also helps her festoon nails with durable acrylics or art such as polka dots and swirls.
The expert techs at Kris Nails deftly shape fingernails and toenails, paying special attention to the cuticle, in preparation for applying one of their traditional lacquers or long-lasting Shellac polishes chosen by the client from an impressive inventory of colors. The nail salon also adheres to strict sanitary guidelines, using only hospital-grade implements such as disposable buffers.
For more than a decade at locations in New York and India, the beauty experts at Sahiba Salon have helped clients look and feel their best. In addition to haircuts, highlights, and straightening treatments, they cleanse and nourish skin with a variety of therapeutic facials. The team employs both ancient and modern techniques and offers services such as laser hair removal alongside 5,000-year-old ayurvedic shirodhara therapy, which soothes the head with flowing liquids. The team also readies brides and grooms with wedding packages that include skincare, massages, waxing, and hairstyling, as well as henna tattoos more intricate than a labyrinth made out of microchips.
LMZ Nails & Spa may be new to the beauty world, but its staff is not. The experienced beauty professionals transform clients with services that include mani-pedis, waxing, and facials. Amid shelves of shellac polish and hair-removing waxes, free consultations help clients choose which services will help them look their very best before job interviews or hours spent running back and forth in front of the same traffic camera.
Stylists Carole and Amira have been hairstyling fixtures in Bellerose for more than 22 years. One reason they’ve lasted so long is because of their relentless commitment to customer service. Each client who walks through the door receives their full attention, whether it’s during a Japanese straightening treatment, a balayage color service, or a simple haircut and style.
The stylists at Bienmary Beauty Salon cut, color, and style the manes of their clients who are sipping complimentary coffee or using the free WI-FI. In addition to cuts and blowouts, the stylists also deep condition manes with Nexus products and steam, and combat frizz with Brazilian keratin treatments infused with protein.