In case you were wondering, Dead Girlz Tattoo & Boutique isn’t staffed by the undead. Actually, the parlor—aptly open since Halloween 2011—and its name pay homage to hearse-driving owner Dollie Martin’s love of zombies. Her adoration for ghouls comes second to tattooing, a mastery of which she displays with her colorful, customized designs, from Superman logos to sultry Jessica Rabbits. In addition to her ink work, Dollie is a licensed and certified body piercer who expertly readies body areas for Dead Girlz’s jewelry pieces, made from materials such as titanium and silicone.
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.
For more than 17 years, Maximum Tan’s bronzing bulbs have shone over clients in search of a tan. The facility houses traditional tanning beds, as well as airbrushing equipment for those in search of a hue that’s UV-free. To enhance the effects of a session, the staff can prescribe the proper tanning lotion to moisturize skin and lock in color.
Focus 4 Massage’s clinical and therapeutic massage treatments are backed by the strong hands of Scott Ingell, a licensed massage therapist who’s been practicing the fine art of healing for nearly 17 years. Scott has continued his education over the course of his career, accumulating certification as a chiropractic assistant and earning his Bachelor of Science degree from Covenant College. During each custom-tailored, 60-minute relaxation massage Scott uses long, flowing strokes to knead away knots and release any stress or tension from muscles. The relaxation massage can bestow a bevy of benefits, including reduced pain and stiffness, increased circulation, and a decreased desire to nap inside the washing machine.
With the belief that true beauty can be found "within the sparkle in your eyes, the confidence in your steps, and the lilt of your laugh," Royal Treatment Day Spa Salon assembles a medley of services designed to bring out clients' inner royal majesty. Amid Romanesque columns and floral decor, the experienced team spruces up bodies with treatments that range from waxing and eyelash tinting to facials and makeup applications. Stylists can deftly transform the full spectrum of hair types with locs or flattering cuts, and massage therapists administer 10 types of massage to target pain or promote a sense of relaxation not felt since being nestled in a blanket of scratched-off to-do lists.