Though tanning can be relaxing, it can also be time-consuming. Tanning on the Edge's service menu was designed for people who want to tan but may have limited time. During 12- to 15-minute sessions in the tanning beds, guests stay cool and relaxed with circulating air and a satellite radio. A vertical booth accommodates patrons who prefer to tan while standing or who don’t understand how to turn the party sub they are carrying lengthwise.
Nearby, a full lineup of spa services make sure guests are radiant from head to toe. Cosmetologists use Pharmagel and Repêchage products in spa facials designed to clear up acne, firm aging faces, or simply boost radiance. Nail experts turn up the luxury on manicures and pedicures with add-ons such as paraffin dips, acrylic tips, and nail gems, while waxing specialists remove fuzz from nearly any area of the body to make tans stand out.
Owner Shelly Bergner began as a stylist at Elevate Hair Studio Glam before ascending the managerial ranks, straight past coif colonel and locks lieutenant. Today, she uses a decade of industry experience to lead her team in beautifying clients with a full menu of haircare, nailcare, and skincare services. The staff members maintain preparedness for such events by perpetually continuing their education, attending industry events and fashion shows, and sharpening their shears by asking them SAT sample questions.
TAN'R YOU was voted the Best Tanning in Milwaukee for 2008 and 2009 by CityVoters, who cited its accommodating facilities and fully air-conditioned tanning beds. A gold-colored floor ushers pale hides down a hallway of individual bronzing rooms stocked with top-of-the-line pigmentation machinery. The High Pressure MATRIX bed is an import from Italy that tans in 12 minutes while treating clients to music from its CD player / stereo and using high-pressure negotiating tactics to send paleness packing. For those who have already positioned their real sleeping bed directly under their bedroom's sunniest window, the Cabana Mist tanning booth provides a convenient vertical service while evenly painting the body with smooth shades of spring and summer.
At Rosie's Sun Seeker Inc., skin darkens beneath five types of tanning bed and in front of the nozzles of the Mystic Tan sunless spray system. Customers can augment their tanning experiences with an array of lotions to keep skin from drying out, flaking, and falling into someone's cereal bowl.
Behind Looks Unlimited Salon’s quaint cream-and-brick façade, experienced mane tamers tirelessly coax locks into dazzling ‘dos for women (up to a $50 value) and men (up to a $45 value) and strive to ensure that every coloring service complements the client’s eyes and skin tone. Men can vivify their cranial coverings with a single-process color (up to a $60 value), whilst women can highlight their hair (up to a $120 value) to discover any vocabulary words circumscribing their skull. Pamper paws of any gender with an express manicure (up to a $30 value) to give nails a smooth edge and healthy gleam.
After graduating from the Wisconsin College of Cosmetology, Sue Hudson spent 25 years molding tresses with haircuts, perms, and highlights. Today, she wields her shears inside a red-brick building emblazoned with its name—Ce'Bon Salon—in white cursive letters. When she isn't sculpting 'dos, Sue conditions careworn locks, shapes delicate eyebrows, and blazes trails through thick uncharted beards.