Light streams in through Salon on Plaza, glinting off zebra-print chairs and a framed portrait of Marilyn Monroe posing coquettishly. It is inside these comfortably elegant confines where master stylist Alicia Riggs harnesses her decade of experience to pamper clients with haircuts, highlights, and straightening treatments. She also wields OPI nail polish when treating clients to manicures, pedicures, or innovative red clown noses.
As an educator for Keratin Complex Smoothing Therapy, Meghan Southworth knows the ins and outs of straightening hair. She showcases her re-texturing talents at Bombshell Salon, where she makes over locks with highlights and fresh cuts as well. The master stylist is also a certified Lavish Lashes eyelash extension specialist, and can expertly remove unwanted facial fuzz and lingering milk mustaches during waxing services.
The Hive's staff embraces the nature element of their salon's name, tending to heads with haircare products that are 100% vegan and organic. These include curl-defining spray from AG, amonia-free hair color, and beef-free shampoo. The stylists use these solutions on men, women, and kids inside the airy space, which is filled with local artwork illuminated by sunlight pouring through the large front windows.
A stylist with more than 20 years of experience, Michelle Gilbert expertly tends to hairdos with a variety of services. Using her storied experience—which includes training at the Redken Exchange school in New York City and a stint as a cutting and color instructor—she cuts and styles heads of hair, augmenting strands with deep-conditioning treatments or color services such as partial or full highlights.
Stylists at The Winners Circle Salon primp clients with a full roster of aesthetic services. For hair, they perform cuts, styles, and color treatments. Alternatively, they can remove it with brow or lip waxes. But the team doesn’t stop at the fringe that frames faces; the salon’s aestheticians can render facials to refresh the skin.
Master cosmetologist Terry Bryant has been cutting and styling hair for more than seven years. At Studio 250, she continues her passion for beautifying her clients with new cuts, color, and styles. Along with hair care for men and women, she also provides facial waxing services.