Solares offers a bevy of tanning, waxing, and threading services to under-toned and over-follicled clients. Earlier technologically inferior societies valued powdery paleness and wish-granting leeches. However, it is no secret that a smooth tan waiting to show itself off beneath an autumn coat is the modern mark of refinement. Radiate such refinement when you slip into a Sundash 252 or an Advantage 350 tanning bed for one ($10.50), five ($45.50), or 10 tanning sessions ($77), or opt for an upgraded freckle-farming tansperience in an Avantgarde 600 or The Lounge ($18.90 for one session, $80.50 for five, $126 for 10). Clients can achieve UV-free photoskinthesis in under a minute with a Mystic Tan ($17.50 for one session). If tanning needs have been met thanks to high-fives from the sun, opt instead for your choice of only waxing services—Solares offers full Brazilians ($48.50), partial bikini waxes ($27), and other defurring treatments necessary for achieving optimal ocean-side aerodynamics.
At Eva Salon, skilled stylists draw on decades of industry experience that include work in fashion shows and training by the likes of Pravana, Toni&Guy, Paul Mitchell, and Wella. Wielding the full line of Davines products, the talented hair artists transform manes with precision dos, bright new hues, and extensions by Remy Hair, and also design special-occasion styles for weddings and other photo-appropriate occasions. Renowned for the in-depth consultations they provide each new client, the team keeps on top of the latest techniques with continuing-education courses, enabling their scissors to shear locks into modern pixie cuts as well as the time-tested classics like the Yul Brynner.
Eva Salon's aestheticians take over where its stylists leave off, waxing away leg hair and mustaches or sculpting brows into elegant arches. Skincare experts pamper visages with organic facials and use microcurrent treatments to fight the passage of time by mitigating signs of aging, such as wrinkles or layers of dust.
TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy is an international hair icon brand, with 40 salons and 20 academy locations, where students train to become licensed stylists and learn cutting-edge hair fashion and techniques. At the hair salons, teaching stylists and experienced students offer cuts, color, and hair processing to men, women, and children, from relaxers to color glosses and highlights.
Toni&Guy's path to international prominence began more than 40 years ago, when CEO Bruno Mascolo and his brothers opened their first hair salon in Clapham, England. Today, their partnership of salons and hairdressing academies stands as an innovative, intercontinental fixture. In the United States and Canada alone, 19 academies train upcoming stylists, and 47 salons create distinctive styles. Their stylists specialize in a variety of cuts that ranges from the avant-garde to modern interpretations of classic looks, such as beehives built in the style of Frank Gehry. In 2001, Mascolo was inducted into British Hairdressing Hall of Fame, and in 2005 he earned the prestigious Hall of Leaders award at the North American Hairstyling Awards.
Though the word “potion” may evoke images of bubbling cauldrons, the staff at Holistic Bodycare Hoboken New York City cast no spells with their potion massages. Instead, they mix together fresh ingredients, such as coconut butter, apricot kernels, vanilla oil, sandalwood, and nutmeg, to soothe aching muscles. These custom massages, as well as the spa’s spread of holistic facials, serve Holistic Bodycare’s mission of bettering clients through natural healing and anti-aging treatments. Guests sip on complimentary glasses of wine or cups of tea as they await their services inside of one of Holistic Bodycare’s private treatment rooms. The owner named the spa after a small village in Trinidad and Tobago, where residents live amongst the elements of nature. The team hopes that clients leave the spa “Sans Souci,” which means “carefree” in French and “without soup” on fake French menus.
The staff at DreamZ Beauty Salon combine their collective talents to enhance each client?s natural beauty from the top down. After sculpting fashionable haircuts, stylists reinvent strands? natural shade or texture with stunning color treatments and an all-vegan keratin smoothing formula by Zerran. Aestheticians draw from all-organic products and 24 carat gold flakes to render complexions soft and blemish free, and use hard wax to remove body hair and leave bodies with skin that?s baby soft. The salon also balances its makeovers with spirit-reviving massages, treating full bodies to Swedish or aromatherapy-enhanced services, or with prenatal massages that help expecting mothers silence constant worries about college tuition costs or how much to tip the tooth fairy.