Gina has been beautifying clients since 1999, and has built up a loyal clientele with her attention to detail and her wide range of skincare services. To help complexions glow their brightest, Gina relies on Dermalogica products and advanced techniques such as oxygen infusion treatments and microdermabrasion. Each of her treatments zeroes in on a specific issue, whether that's signs of aging, acne, or inflammation. But Gina is an expert in more than facials. She also tints and perms brows and lashes, waxes away unwanted hair, and meticulously applies permanent makeup, imbuing skin with pigment that shaves time off morning routines and prevents the deforestation of lipstick fields.
Light floods the salon space through a large overhead skylight, casting natural glow on leather furniture, lush potted plants, and floor tiles the color of white chocolate. Amid these elegant accents, skilled stylist Jimie Aguilar highlights bland strands and sculpts cuts to each client's personality and facial features. Alexander's 10,000-square-foot space also features other beautifying services such as nail shaping, waxing, and facial peels to renovate the complexion.
Stylist Kendra Santos draws on more than 10 years of styling experience when making her clients look and feel beautiful. She applies that wealth of know-how in several ways. First, she consults with clients and suggests some styles that might complement their bone structure or skin tone. After performing her signature cuts, color, and texture services, she shares her knowledge of hair products with clients, recommending brands best suited for their hair type.
Within Lovely Locks Hair Studio, licensed cosmetologist Megan Ashley redefines looks under the banner of M&H Artistry. Short for Makeup and Hair, M&H stays true to its title, transforming hair color and style or eyeshadow and lipliner for weddings or films. And its hardly a surprise that some of her clients find themselves on the silver screen, since Megan earned her certification in makeup artistry from E.I. School of Professional Makeup in Hollywood.
With locations throughout California, including LA, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Sacramento, San Jose, Inland Empire, Ventura County, and Orange County, the knowledgeable staffers at Planet Beauty stock the store?s shelves with enough top-quality beauty products to outfit a regiment of beauticians. Guided by experience as aestheticians, stylists, and makeup artists, they help guests navigate the roster of premium brands, which includes bad-hair-day-banishing products from Frederic Fekkai and K?rastase. Skincare potions from Peter Thomas Roth clear facial canvases before applications of Smashbox blush brighten cheeks or Divaderme lash extender make eyelashes visible from orbit.