The boutique salon welcomes customers into its relaxed environment with a full service menu and a friendly, experienced staff. Within the walls of the environmentally-friendly atmosphere, stylists specialize in restoring luster to tired strands with deep-conditioning formulas and color treatments such as ombre highlights using ammonia-free Redken Chromatics. The innovative process introduces a gradual fade from dark to light, much like the original version of Romeo and Juliet, which ends with the dagger and poison vile singing ?Whistle While You Work.?
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 11?25 people
Parking: Free street parking
Most popular service: Highlights, Color, Brazilian, Cut, and Perm
Brands Used: Wella, Pravana, Paul Mitchell, and Color Perfect
Pro Tip: Clients will get full attention from experienced hair stylists and the entire staff at our salon.
The stylists at Milan Hair Salon & Spa use ammonia- and formaldehyde-free products, which are gentle not only on hair but on the environment as well. They specialize in color, highlights, and precision cutting as well as Brazilian blowouts and keratin hair treatments.
When it came to naming their environmentally friendly beauty destination, Hope and Jeanie chose the Greek word FOS, which means light. At FOS LIVING Eco Salon, Spa & Store, clients are welcomed into a relaxing environment where organic products, skilled aestheticians, and good health for both people and the environment are at the forefront.
When coloring hair, stylists use the most natural brands they can find for services including highlights, single-process color, gray coverage, and smoothing treatments. When Hope or Jeanie can't find a product that meets their rigorous standards, they put on gloves and whisk up their own organic products without compromising the quality of the result.
When they apply makeup, they use a proprietary line of cosmetics devoid of mercury, lead, parabens, and other harmful chemicals. Hope even created her own facial serums, which are never heated and packed with natural and organic oils from Ikaria, Greece. Clients can experience these products and others during spa treatments and hair services, or buy some for use at home. While they're at it, they can also purchase Hope's jewelry designs, which have been highlighted on Vogue.com.
Amid the ample restaurants and shopping of Roosevelt Field mall sits The Cactus Academy- A Paul Mitchell Partner School, an over 20,000-square-foot cosmetology mecca where experienced cosmetology instructors help students perfect their skills. Guests to the academy's student salon can seek out the talents of fledgling stylists for a haircut, blowout, or multidimensional color, all performed under the watchful eyes of helpful mentors. The academy also gives back to the community through its annual fundraising campaign, which benefits multiple local and national charities.
Christine Adkins and Amy Gabarini, the owners of Textures Hair Studio, draw on their Goldwell Academy and John Paul Mitchell Systems training to provide clients with beautiful styles. Using Goldwell coloring and other products from brands such as Paul Mitchell, Nioxin, Onestà, and KMS, they and their team shape hair with a variety of services including haircuts and styling for men, women, teens, and children. They also specialize in services such as updos, men’s grey blending, perms, hair relaxers, and standard- and partial-foil color treatments.