Classified as Redken Elite Salons, both Metro Salons locations staff a stable of stylists who keep abreast of the latest techniques with ongoing training in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Appointments start with complimentary consultations, wherein patrons dish on their favorite looks and show stylists their 10 favorite hairs. Then, hair pros draw on Redken, Wella, and Coppola products for a variety of services, from painting on highlights to trimming split ends. A final style ensures clients walk out ready to pose for sidewalk photo shoots or star in traffic-cam footage for the five o'clock news.
After administering acid peels and IPL facials for leading plastic surgeons, Minding the Body Wellness Center founder Susan Schork assembled her own team of certified therapists to offer a variety of services. Within her center's 2,300 square feet, candlelight illumines eight treatment rooms catering toward specific services, from seaweed body detoxification to facials with medical-grade Glytone skincare products to shadow-puppet shows. During makeovers, Susan also hones her award-winning makeup artistry with brand-name products such as Glo Minerals and Est?e Lauder. Along with beautification treatments, experts soothe guests with massages available in techniques such as hot stone and therapeutic.
Founded by registered nurse Corina Ianculovici, Mirelle Medispa refreshes countenances with cosmetic dermatology under the medical direction of board-certified Drs. Mona Awad and William Keating. Medical-aesthetic professionals fight aging with injectable treatments, microdermabrasion, or the Vampire FaceLift, a unique procedure that blends hyaluronic-acid fillers, platelet-rich plasma, and peer pressure to convince cells to grow new, younger-looking skin.
Owner Annie Labbate and her staff at Riverfront Hair Studio And Spa pamper clients with extensive services that include waxing, makeup application, haircuts and color, manicures, and pedicures. Aestheticians revitalize skin with more than 10 types of facials, and massage therapists soothe guests with Riverfront's signature massage: an 80-minute session in which essential oils and heated stones augment flowing massage strokes.
Fan of the hit MTV show Jersey Shore may have already seen the work of the stylists at Sniptease Hair Studio. That's because the beauty professionals serve as the official stylists of cast members Jenni "JWoww" Farley and Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola. When they aren't helping the reality TV stars look fierce, the stylists at the Paul Mitchell–focused salon are bolstering the beauty of their other clients with hair and makeup services. Along with these expert services come playful titles, such as Friday Night Highlights, partial highlights; The Hollywood, a full makeup application; and Haired Straight, a relaxer. They also improve hair health with 10 different washes, which include tea-tree oil, sunflower extract, or lavender with mint.
Amid crystal chandeliers and ornate, gilt-framed mirrors, the stylists of Salon Elemis administer precision cuts and keratin treatments using products from Redken, Schwarzkopf, and Paul Mitchell. They can add length to locks with Hairlocs extensions. Nearby, nail technicians beautify digits with OPI and CND gel polishes, and an eyelash specialist employs NovaLash extensions and lash perms to make eyes pop and smolder.