Monica Miller Lucido, an aesthetician since 1989 and a massage therapist since 1997, ministers to aesthetic needs between the earth-toned walls of her serene treatment rooms. The skin specialist performs swift waxing services as well as massages that promote the stress alleviation and mental clarity necessary to vocally complete a Sunday New York Times crossword puzzle read aloud by a cantankerous drill sergeant. Alternatively, European facials, acne facials, and exfoliating microdermabrasion treatments cleanse pores and render them healthy. The boutique skincare center is located within V.I.P. Salon.
Blow dryers whir in the hands of stylists in training as they concentrate on perfecting their trade. Wielding professional-grade Paul Mitchell shampoos, conditioners, and awapuhi-keratin treatments, the students cut, color, and style the hair of their clients, adhering to professional standards.
Paul Mitchell The School not only nurtures the students and pushes them to their full potential inside the classroom with a dress code and high educational standards, but also works to build self-esteem. Their vision is to create happy and successful future professionals. Staff members support all of their students as they begin a new life and a new career.
As an Aveda Lifestyle Spa and Salon, Amenities Day Spa - Fig Garden upholds a policy of social and environmental responsibility, which manifests in the form of philanthropy for local charities and the use of eco-friendly products in the studio. Skincare treatments rely on botanical ingredients to cleanse pores and combat wrinkles, whereas body treatments come laden with green, natural elements such as seaweed or rosemary. In addition to these holistic offerings, the team here also helps clients reshape their silhouettes with noninvasive lipo-laser treatments. These target fat cells in localized areas such as the hips, waist, or thighs.
As a barber, Jacob Holly's first priority is sending each of his clients out the door looking even better than they did when they walked in. Beyond that, he hopes to give his clients a place to escape their daily worries while he takes their looks to the next level. At Running With Scissors, he performs all the old-school barber standards, including shoeshines, beard grooming, and "My Wild Irish Rose." He also offers hair services for women, including cuts, color, and blowouts.
Judging by their titles, Loanne the manicurist, Veronica the colorist, Donato the barber, and America the stylist could be the members of a salon-themed rock band. Instead, they're the staff at the heart of Blue Moon Salon, a boutique beauty shop. This quartet works together to perform precise custom haircuts for men, women, and kids, coloring treatments and highlights, and manicures with vibrant, glittery polishes.
Joylene Jose-Aguilar, who's been styling hair for more than 10 years, stays up-to-date on the latest trends. These may include ombre color, which colors hair on a dark-to-light scale, and beach waves, in which she and her client go surfing after the appointment. She also performs corrective coloring, spiraling updos, and temporary keratin-straightening treatments at Leytha's Day Spa & Salon.