Under the watchful gaze of owners Breyana and Kenny Oliver, the staff at Haute Philosophy Salon style male and female clients’ hair with the 100% sulfate-free Paul Mitchell product line. The stylists trim ends or overhaul hairdos after discussing it with the clients and their evil twin, in addition to moisturizing dry strands with Awaphuhi wild-ginger products enriched with protein and vitamins. Hair extensions in a variety of shades and textures add length and volume, or feather extensions bring bright color accents. Facial-waxing services and moisturizing hand treatments round out the list of beauty treatments. Light walls surround white styling chairs, silver chandeliers, and a color bar stocked with Paul Mitchell hues, creating a modern atmosphere with a touch of coziness from the plush couches in the waiting area and a glass dome filled with complimentary Otis Spunkmeyer cookies.
Situated on a quaint, tree-lined street in downtown Kirkland, Hair Factor & Spa's salon helps men and women sport a signature 'do with haircut, coloring, and texturizing services. After consulting with one of the attentive stylists, manes are tamed with precise snips to shape a new cutting-edge 'do or a classic style. Coloring services include permanent and semipermanent treatments to cover up grays or to help superheroes blend in with civilians. The stylists can also retexturize clients' hair, infusing locks with basic and spiral perms or performing a Japanese straightening treatment.
The stylists and aestheticians of Bella Sirena Aveda Salon rely on the plant-derived products of Aveda for their slate of salon and spa services. Each product, from shampoo to skin moisturizer, represents more than 30 years of researching the best uses for botanical ingredients, a process Aveda calls “Soil to Bottle.” Aveda products are shipped in eco-friendly packaging, earning them a respectful head nod from every plant and animal they pass.
The certified specialists and licensed cosmetologists at Mermaid Hair Extensions manipulate natural hair extensions to enhance follicle length, volume, and vibrancy. Working with customer preferences, they carefully select hair extensions from three textures and more than 81 colors of 100% human hair provided by private Italian producer So.Cap. They encourage clients to treat their voluminous tresses as they would their own hair by shampooing, curling, brushing, and styling it regularly.
Clients convene at 88 Kirkland Salon to breathe new life into their hair and skin. Stylists armed with scissors and hair dye tackle split ends before adding any desired layers and highlights or lowlights. Meanwhile, staff also help ready brides for their big day by sweeping strands into elegant up-dos and applying super-glue to in the insides of the rings, while waxing specialists stay busy removing unwanted hair on faces and bodies and revealing softer, smoother skin underneath.
Studio 150 Hair Salon’s team of 10 passionate stylists approach hairstyling like art, using scissors and razors as their brushes and racks of premium products from brands such as Pureology and Redken as their artist’s palette. After conferring with their client and muse, they chisel cranial canvases into stunning new ‘dos, add prismatic pop to greying strands, smooth out frizz, or apply makeup.