Good things comes in sevens—oceans, days of the week, and the number of fingers on your right hand, to name a few. It's serendipitous then that Southern Roots Salon's owner Kristy Hodson has seven years of experience manipulating hair to her clients' whims. Kristy can skew vintage with cute and classic wave or draw on her cutting-edge techniques for a modern punk cut or bright ombre highlights. Deep-conditioning treatments are also available to rehab and fortify strands.
A complimentary glass of chilled flavored water welcomes clients to A Better You Day Spa and Salon, a prelude to the relaxed pampering that awaits. Within this spacious 7000-square-foot facility, stylist and aestheticians busy themselves with a full menu of beautifying services, including bundled services for ladies and gentlemen alike. Clients can also opt for a range of med spa services, including laser hair removal and skin rejuvenation. For those wanting to extend the coddling, the gift shop sits stocked with luxurious balms, salves, and lotions.
Since 1994, the stylists at Techniques Salon have beautified men?s, women?s, and children?s hair with cuts and coloring services, as well as waxing and nailcare. The salon?s tangle-reducing keratin treatments, designed for those with curly hair or a habit of storing half-chewed bubble gum under their pigtails, use four different types of Keratin Complex treatments to tame clients? locks and create sleek, shiny styles.
Mustard Seed Landscaping's roster of professional green thumbs pampers verdant lawns and sculpts residential foliage with an eco-friendly cache of natural alternatives to synthetic fertilizers. With a slew of services, Mustard Seed's gang of terrain therapists tackle basic lawn care (a $45/hour value) to keep lawns looking healthy and feeling svelte. Evan Williams, Mustard Seed's founder and symphonic soil maestro, conducts his mowing team to glide over lawns, snipping errant wisps, trimming troublesome weeds, and edging sidewalk and driveway borders to mediate warring cadres of land gnomes. In preparation for the fall, Evan also trims and prunes perennials, prompting a speedy spring return from their subterranean winter's hibernation. Check out Mustard Seed's online gallery, where it displays past projects and sentient riding mowers.
Ultimate Tans provides visitors with private rooms and a premier fleet of tanning equipment. With a month of unlimited, guests can sustain a steady glow over regular, relaxing visits. For spray tans, Ultimate Tans deploys its steady-handed team of spritzers, each capable of spraying on a natural, orange-free, streak-free coat. While not included in the value of today’s Groupon, the salon also stocks a spectrum of lotions and oils that can easily give epidermal areas an Olympic third-place finish.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 11?25 people
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular service: Pumpkin peels and Brazilian waxing
Brands Used: ilike, Salon Sugar Products, Circadia, H2T professional peels
Pro Tip: I have 15+ years experience as an aesthetician.
Do you offer your customers any extra perks?
Coffee, tea, or hot chocolate.
The interior of a business can affect how its customers feel. What kind of decor do you use to help make your clients feel pampered and at ease?
Relaxing, yet chic and trendy.
What steps do you take to make your clients feel at ease?
I provide quality services using organic products. I become acquainted with the client, and assess the goals and needs of each client before providing any service. My goal is to provide each client with an exceptional service in a relaxing, comfortable environment.
Is there anything else you want to add that we didn't cover?
Besides having 15 years of aesthetics experience, I was an educator for a spa for 10 years.