Licensed massage therapist Jessica Dies applies her nine years of experience to each stroke as she soothes tense muscles inside Synergy Holistic Spa, which houses more than 20 holistic practitioners. Jessica blends deep-tissue techniques with trigger-point therapy in her massages, which she performs using her hands, forearms, and three-foot antennae. She also puts her own spin on relaxing Swedish techniques and skillfully performs prenatal, and hot-stone massage, as well as detoxifying lymphatic massage which can help reduce water weight.
Inside Unix Cuts & Spa, a team of stylists, nail artists, and aestheticians render more beautiful exteriors with a slate of services. Stylists update hues with single-process color or highlights, while nail technicians use long-lasting gel to primp toes and fingertips. Armed with Dermalogica skincare products, aestheticians perform seven types of facials that address the unique needs of teenaged, male, or aging complexions.
Licensed massage therapist Anji Cruz is a believer in the positive effect of bodywork on the mind. Each strategically placed knead has the power to release endorphins, calm the psyche, or boost sudoku proficiency. Anji is skilled at many different massage modalities, including deep-tissue and Swedish work.
Renew Hair Salon treats tresses to an array of pulchritude-enhancing services, administered by a crew of skilled, modern-minded stylists. Reconfigure coiffures with a basic haircut ($12 for men, $25 for women), or get stylish for an upcoming American blowout with a formaldehyde-free Brazilian blowout ($200+). Hair-tone transforms with all-over color ($50+), and all-over highlights assist with miniature modifications ($70+). Or opt for hair extensions to add length and fortitude to strands diminished by close calls with swinging-blade traps ($200+). Sustain an enduring passion at Renew Hair Salon by using today’s deal across multiple visits.
• For $40, you get a 60-minute Swedish or deep-tissue massage (an $80 value). • For $50, you get a 90-minute Swedish or deep-tissue massage (a $100 value). Chasiti Conroy, the Powder Room's resident certified massage therapist deeply relaxes the body and mind with an arsenal of tension-melting massages and a soothing tableside manner garnered from her training as a nurse. The soothing Swedish massage combines four traditional techniques including circular effleurage strokes and friction to boost sluggish circulation and lymph flow and banish stress to the back of a DMV line during lunch-hour rush. If necessary, deeper strokes may be deployed to seek out and destroy tension camping out deep within the muscles and connective tissue and snuff out its scores of tiny, pain-causing campfires.
At Midtown Salon and Spa, Sarah Short and Emily Taylor work to keep their clients as stylish as their space, whose black and white interior is accented by bursts of bold blue, pink, and purple. As a cosmetologist, Sarah offers an array of precision cuts, high-definition colors, and trendy or classic styles for men, women, and children. In addition, she is certified in bead extensions. While Sarah cares for tresses, Emily pampers the face and body as an aesthetician, waxing specialist, and makeup artist. Her trio of titles allows her to slough off dead skin cells with chemical peels, eradicate the body of unwanted hair with waxing, and bring out clients' best features with makeup applications.