In a sleek, modern interior characterized by clean white lines and ultramodern fixtures, Indulgences by Body Bronze's team of aestheticians and stylists fortifies glowing appearances with a full range of salon and spa services. Resident massage therapists combat corporeal stress in private, candlelit treatment rooms, and skin specialists enhance appearances with a full complement of customized spray tans, laser hair-removal, and facials. Scalps are lavished with the utmost care, with strands deftly snipped into elegant new coifs at the hands of experienced stylists and conditioned with an arsenal of nourishing products from Kenra and Dermalogica.
For the past decade, A Better U Massage has been extracting stress from tense shoulders through a relaxing array of services. Soak away the worries that have lodged themselves in the nooks of your joints and the crooks of your connective tissues with a Swedish massage ($30 for 30 minutes, $60 for 60 minutes). Or dig further into back caverns with the therapeutic massage (add $10), which delivers deep pressure to de-stiff necks, backs, and shoulders. Top a Swedish massage with aromatherapy (add $10), which delivers a bouquet of soothing, therapeutic scents. A Better U also bestows softness on mitts with a paraffin-wax hand treatment that exfoliates and moisturizes ($15), cleanses feet with sea salt and clay ($20), and unfurrows brows with a cleansing facial massage ($30).
Overhead paper lanterns cast a honey glow on the salon's brown velvet sofas and modern ceramic artwork. This contemporary vibe complements the cutting-edge talent of the staff, which has earned Fringe a spot on Elle magazine's list of top 100 salons in the nation. A skilled stylist can perform a simple bang trim, or go all out with a custom scissor cut and Goldwell color highlights. Guests can also request other beautifying services such as spray tanning, nailcare, and facial waxing to nix unwanted hair.
It seems simple enough—a bold sign displaying the words Transitions Salon. However, behind this unassuming storefront, transformations take place that recast visitors as paragons of style. To accomplish this feat, the salon team beautifies bodies with various services, including haircuts, colors, and classic mani-pedis. Their arsenal of nail polish includes CND Shellac, which can stay chip free for up to 14 days, no matter how many back scratches you give to your coworkers.
Muscles may act all cool and independent, but deep down, they just want to be kneaded. That's why the licensed massage therapists at Pamper Me Please respond to strained sinews' individual aches and pains during private bodywork sessions. Clients can ease tension with flowing Swedish strokes or treat lower-layer aches with more focused deep-tissue pressure. Mobile massages are also available for at-home relaxation.
Chiropractic care is frequently associated with the back, but Dr. Evans believes it’s often the nervous system that's responsible for poor health. In order to help the body recover from pain and illness, he locates nervous-system blockages—called subluxations—and works to remove them with gentle, safe adjustments. Once free of impediments, nerves can resume carrying signals, helping the body regain balance.