Dr. Edgar Salas expertly wields an FDA-approved Candela laser to improve clients? visages. In fact, he believes so whole-heartedly in the benefits of his office's laser procedures that he's not just a doctor, he's a customer, too. Clients choose from procedures to remove unwanted body hair and diminish the appearance of age spots, freckles, and sun damage. The clinic also offers laser-free treatments, such as chemical peels that work to smooth fine lines and tackle acne.
Clients rest In the airy space of Hello Beautiful Salon as a tightly knit team of stylists goes to work on their hair. And while the salon’s vaulted ceiling may get some appreciative glances, it’s the precision cuts, Great Lengths hair extensions, and elegant updos that keep onlookers mesmerized.
Magnolias Salon & Spa’s style-savvy staff proudly pampers men and women with a plethora of head-to-toe services. For a case of excessively shaggy skull fur, guests can enlist an expert stylist to lop off overgrown locks and transform the remainder into an attractive designer ‘do ($25+ for men, $40+ for women) or give it a fresh hue ($50+) and placate previously shameful sandals with a pedicure ($40). Facial façades suffering from fine lines, sun damage, or unwanted aging will find rejuvenating solace in an all-natural, four-step European facial ($85), and a one-hour Swedish massage ($75) relaxes stressed out muscles and sheds spasm-inducing torso tension. Make bothersome body bristles begone with a bevy of waxing services, including eyebrow ($15+) and bikini ($30+), or de-fuzz your back ($60+) to prep for a vacation, a swim race, or a shirtless calendar photo shoot.
Though they have more than 30 years of combined aesthetic experience, the staff at Euphoria Salon & Spa refuse to let their fashion sense grow stagnant. Instead, they attend continuing education efforts in order to stay abreast of new styles. Modern technologies and trends then affect their conduct in the salon, where they trim, color, and texturize hair with products from Alfaparf and Pureology. In the spa section, they exfoliate pores with a chocolate sugar scrub—an even sweeter combination of skincare and dessert than an oatmeal cookie bath. Their facials target ailments from signs of aging to acne, and cosmetic consultations call on makeup from glominerals to prep complexions for glamorous events. Massages, waxing treatments, and mani-pedis round out the menu.
Lexington native Holly Plunkett and her team at Ms. Holly’s Barber Shop lavish their mostly male clientele with traditional barbershop services that hark back to the 1960s. Clippers with a vacuum attachment whisk away loose hairs to prevent itchy skin, and barbers attend to details such as eyebrows, ear hair, and milk mustaches. Deeply committed to personal service, they'll also travel as far as Georgetown and Winchester to trim the locks of homebound clients.
The crews at Perfect Cut Lawn & Landscape dote on their yards like loving parents: with patience, passion, and tons of fertilizer. Their lawn and landscaping services leave no blade of grass unturned, ranging from simple mowing to artistic landscape design and installation of patios or pathways. To keep yards lush and healthy, they also aerate, sod, and seed the soil or oust weeds with powerful chemicals and weed eaters.