At AIM Mail Center, your videotape will be in the hands of professional technicians, expertly trained to turn clunky video formats into DVDs that can last for 30 to 100 years. This deal turns up to two hours of footage in VHS, VHS-C, Video 8mm, Hi8, Digital8, and MiniDV formats into a new shiny DVD that will play back in crisp high resolution. Drop off treasured film of your baby’s first step or your pet beagle’s first harmonica solo, and the friendly, careful AIM Mail Center staff will inform you when your old videotape and the DVD copy are ready for pickup. With a high-quality digital copy, DVD players everywhere can bring your formerly decaying video memories to VHS-free television sets with the click of a button.
Like any small business owner, Ofella Slater started out small. She always loved makeup, and her natural talent with the makeup brush was so evident it inspired family and friends to constantly seek her help as they prepared for big events. That hobby soon turned into a professional calling, and before long Ofella found herself doing makeup for brides and fashion shows??when she wasn't busy strutting the catwalk herself, that is. Her modeling career hasn't gotten in the way of her work at O Spa Salon though??in fact, it gives her a keen understanding of what it feels like to be both in front of and behind the camera, allowing her to build a rapport with the teens, brides, and everyday clients that sit in her makeup chair. She even leads comprehensive makeup lessons where she shows clients the colors and techniques that look best on them and invites clients to bring their home makeup bag so that she may pinpoint which items should stay and which should be cannoned into space.
Ofella and her aestheticians know that makeup is no replacement for healthy skin, and so they offer a slew of skincare services. Ranging from chemical peels to advanced hydrafacials, each and every treatment's goal is to revivify worn down skin or maintain naturally healthy complexions using nourishing ingredients such as pumpkin and vitamin C, as well as advanced tools such as microdermabrasion. To complete head to toe transformations, O Spa Salon also offers hair styling, tanning, and nail services and employs a licensed massage therapists who kneads away stress with five different styles of bodywork.
Technicians at Barbarella Beauty greet guests with a snack and complimentary wine or coffee as they sink into Human Touch massage chairs. During pedicures, feet soak in an elegant crystal bowl and pipe-less jet whirlpool technology are designed for both comfort and cleanliness. Because the team members only service natural nails, they avoid the chemical vapors often associated with synthetic applications, so guests won't have to cringe at unpleasant odors. After feet have been citrus scrubbed or peppermint masked, the staff can finish them with a Rockstar glitter-toes look that is as dazzling as the salon's sparkly ceiling.
As their polish dries, clients can explore the boutique's selection of eye-catching jewelry and accessories. Alternatively, they can take advantage of the crew's other talents, including body waxing, facials, and haircuts performed in front of makeup mirrors that are reminiscent of a celebrity's dressing room.
At Rootz, extensively trained stylists Lori, Jenna, and Lisa lend their professional input and individual style recommendations to craft lavish locks. After honeyed highlights or dramatic dark browns are painted on manes, clients can repose in a sleek leather salon chair at the shampoo station as their stylist cleanses and conditions all deserving strands. Nimble fingers gently massage knotted necks and tense scalps as the conditioner seeps into and quenches dry coif cuticles. Strands are then snipped and styled to fit the client's personality or propensity to eat, sleep, and file taxes on rollycoasters.
Though Annabelle Salon & Spa's beauticians possess a number of skills, maintaining an immaculately clean environment is the most prized skill in their repertoire. The salon?s staff, which lists sanitation as its No. 1 priority, disinfects and otherwise tends to each implement used in its sessions. Nail technicians embellish fingers and toes with safe, effective manicure tools and name-brand products from OPI, Essie, and CND. Firmly gripping their shears, stylists zip deftly through manes, crafting eye-catching, face-flattering hairdos and obscuring scalp tattoos of email passwords. Annabelle Salon & Spa?s service menu further beautifies bodies with facials, permanent makeup, and waxing services.
Hands and feet are taken care of specially at Cultured Nails. Each of the shop's manicures and pedicures is enhanced with a luxurious body polish that exfoliates callused feet and softens weatherworn hands. These exfoliants are created in the salon using sea salt, essential oils, real fruit and flowers, Jojoba oils, and vitamin E. Beyond stocking its shelves with top brands of traditional polish, Cultured Nails now also offers CND Shellac, a quick-drying formula that can withstand chips for up to 14 days or longer for those who never remove their oven mitts.