Founded with the goal of outfitting its pupils with the skills necessary to excel in the spa and salon industries, Milan Institute of Cosmetology deploys a rigorous curriculum that emphasizes professionalism and hands-on learning to train fledgling cosmetologists and aestheticians around the country. As the most important aspect of the course of study, student salons and spas serve as a real-world classroom wherein nascent beauticians—under the careful supervision of their instructors—can practice their newly minted skills on humans or sentient mannequins. The beauty apprentices gussy up patrons head to toe via sundry lavish salon and spa services—specific to each location—that may include nail services, haircare, facials therapeutic massages, or nourishing body wraps.
At Gloria's Massage & Beauty Spa, massage therapist Gloria Rodriguez alleviates aches and washes away stress with ten types of massage. Gearing her treatment toward each individual's needs, her specialties include Swedish, therapeutic, bamboo massage, aromatherapy, pregnancy, cupping, sports (stretching/range of motion), reflexology, deep tissue, and hara.
With more than 5,000 square feet of soothing spa space and a team of trusted technicians, Parisian Day Spa & Permanent Make up Salon pampers its patients with a plethora of skin-rejuvenating procedures. Within its lavender-colored lamp-lit walls, the spa restores clients to stress-free stasis, while serving them refreshments of mimosas, wine, and savory snacks. During the seaweed miracle wrap, skilled swaddle-smiths snugly wrap spa-goers in a seaweed blanket. Upon skin contact, the wrap's valuable nutrients labor to trim inches off of corporeal perimeters, subdue cellulite's dimpling forces, promote detoxification, and provide savvy camouflage for crashing caterpillar birthday parties.
Relaxed & Revitalized's owner, Jeannette Dashjian, treats weary muscles with a professionalism and tranquility gleaned from 25 years of experience. Able to locate specific sources of pain and alleviate pressure, she can tailor her massages to treat back pain and restricted movement, as well as stress and depression. For a hands-off approach to self-repair, she also practices Pranic healing to balance and clean the body's energy fields. This technique harmonizes life-force energy in affected body parts, restoring their tissue and their ability to regenerate by absorbing baby giggles.
Great Escape Massage is dedicated to helping clients reach total wellness through the healing touch of massage. During 75 minutes of manual manipulation, Great Escape Massage's therapists will mingle the techniques of basic Swedish massage with elements of shiatsu, deep tissue, and chocolate sprinkles. Swedish massage, a light- to medium-pressured technique, is the most popular type of knead. It uses long, connective strokes and kneading to improve blood flow, stimulate the lymphatic system, relieve physical tension, and melt stress into a puddle of biodegradable papier-mâché. The deep-tissue strokes delve deep into your body's underlying muscle Kleenex where the Swedish massage fears to tread, while the pressure-point stimulation of shiatsu punctures pockets of resistance as well as any accidentally ingested balloons. Expect to escape Great Escape feeling healthy, happy, and harmonized in mind, body, and spirit like a one-person doo-wop group.