While rushing out the door and trying to look after three kids in the process, Marcia V. Williams didn't realize until long after she had left the house that she had only managed to apply eyeshadow to one eye. It was such experiences that led her to found Embellish Beauty Concepts, LLC, where she makes it her goal to help other busy women always look beautiful and master the art of multi-tasking amid a hectic schedule. Working mainly with women for special events, Williams wields her knowledge and certifications in makeup application, hair styling, and synthetic-eyelash application to prepare ladies for weddings, nights on the town, or nights on the couch pretending the TV can see you back.
When Creative Designs Hair Studio's owner Nancy Nassar started her salon, she knew she wanted to clear-cut the impediments and general annoyances that can be part of the industry. She shunned the surprise fees and brusque services, and filled her modern salon with stylists eager to discuss trends and chat about techniques. Each appointment begins with a consultation during which hair experts discuss treatments and provide full pricing before they begin. To back each of their haircut and skin and body services, Creative Designs offers a 100% satisfaction guarantee; if clients aren't happy with the results, they can return for a touch-up, refund, or free bear hug.
La Vita Bella's treatments include everything from Botox injections to spray tan to eyelash extensions. With a highly qualified team of specialists, clients can rest assured that they're in the hands of caring professionals, whether opting for a pedicure with peppermint essential oils or a facial with natural plant and marine extracts. The stylists are no slouches, either, with nine different color services that range from face-framing highlights to mind-bending tie-dye.
Plush gray couches and contemporary black tables induce states of calm inside the Philadelphia Institute of Cosmetic Surgery's waiting room. The corridors and reception area inside the beauty-bolstering office eschew the clinical appearance of traditional medical facilities for more a home-like décor, such as warmly lit floor lamps, paneled curtains, and porcelain figurines enveloped in snuggies. In the experienced hands of the office's highly trained staff, led by founder and medical director Dr. Zaki Ftaiha, a slew of surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic services, such as Botox, implants, and microdermabrasion, smoothes and reshapes corporeal housings. Philadelphia Institute of Cosmetic Surgery's standards for patient care and treatment match the goals set by hospitals, earning the office accreditation from the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
Getting a haircut is one thing; getting a hair design is quite another. At Headlines Hair Design, a professional staff with 70 years of combined experience is led by owner Joe Panichelli, a certified hair expert who's been designing stylish looks for men and women since 1975. As their careers have progressed, each stylist has kept up-to-date on the latest styling techniques to offer comprehensive hair design, and throughout the years, the owners have updated their salon's decor to reflect their cutting-edge services. To complement their hair services, Headlines also offers waxing treatments and bridal and special-event styling services.
Along the walls of Cuticle Cubicle, dozens of bottles display a dazzling spectrum of colors. Using these myriad hues of regular polish as well as long-lasting Shellac polish, aestheticians beautify nails with manicures and pedicures as clients sink back into spa chairs as plush as a teddy bear filled with diamonds.