After healing patients as a nurse for 25 years, Mary Lynn of Mary Lynn?s Massage and Day Spa traded in bandages for body wraps and became a licensed massage therapist and aesthetician. Today, Mary Lynn helms her own eponymous day spa, where she coddles clients with 15 types of massage techniques?from deep tissue to reflexology?and a range of skin treatments, including rejuvenating chemical peels and permanent makeup for eyes and lips. Her cozy and elegant day spa welcomes clients with an inviting waiting room, complete with a cushy leather sofa for pretreatment relaxing. Inside private treatment rooms, salmon hues set patrons at ease with warm comfort like a kangaroo's velvet-lined pouch.
After stepping into 20 Volume Salon & Spa, the front desk?s river-rock background immediately foreshadows a relaxing day of pampering. At the 2,600-square-foot Aveda Concept establishment, visitors can unload their stresses in the guest lounge or on the outdoor patio before their appointments. Clients look into the large, plum-framed mirrors at each of the salon area?s 11 styling stations, where they can watch as a stylist renovates their hair with precision cuts, classic Aveda scalp treatments, coloring, and updos. Inside 20 Volume?s private treatment areas, patrons achieve a movie star appearance with complexion-balancing Enbrightenment facials, rosemary-mint body wraps, and sparkles meticulously installed into their smiles.
Aesthetics are the main concern at SKINovative, where advanced laser skin care treatments and weight loss management programs live under the same roof. Under the supervision of medical director Dr. William F. Fulton, Jr., the clinic?s advanced procedures help patients get the results they desire, whether they choose microdermabrasion to improve skin, B12 injections for medical-supervised weight loss, or sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins. In addition to Dr. Fulton?who has offered his medical advice on many local and national TV programs?the team also comprises certified laser technicians and a licensed aesthetician.
Guided by her passion for hairstyling, Lauren Simpson turned a private suite inside Style de Vida Salon Spa Studios into her own personal coifing station?A Chemical Romance Salon. It's here that she transforms manes with modest or dramatic snips and a rainbow of color services, including creative hues, highlights, and comforting night-lights. Dry or frizzy hair are no match for her deep-conditioning or Brazilian blowout treatments, while ?dos in need of unusual flair latch onto feather extensions or hair bling. Lauren proudly posts the results of her work online, where would-be patrons can assess her skills.
At Skin of Dreams, licensed aesthetician Tiffany Thyfault brings passion and expertise to each appointment. After earning her aesthetics license, Thyfault pursued certification as a permanent-cosmetics artist. Today, she performs the precision handiwork that allows women to wake up day after day with bold liner, expressive brows, and blushed, but not embarrassed, lips. The staff at Skin of Dreams also performs skincare services?including facials, chemicals peels, and microdermabrasion?along with waxing and teeth whitening.
Carrie Giovanni, a Redken certified colorist, has been beautifying manes for more than 20 years. Within her quaint studio, she works her magic on hair, snipping off splits end and adding layers. She also transforms strands by adding vibrant hues and waxes lips, chins, and eyebrows. When she’s not in her salon, she’s furthering her skills elsewhere, whether by teaching, taking classes, or transforming her hands into scissors.