The talented team of pelt pamperers at Cashmere Salonspa performs a wide variety of skincare services to ensure a beautiful encasement for your soul and any other odds and ends you may store in your body. Discipline a disobedient face by getting its teeny hands on an outer-peace acne-relief facial that relieves breakouts via exfoliation, extraction, and a redness-reduction treatment ($95), or opt for the 30-minute pure-focus facial if you like to live life sitcom-style in glamorous half-hour segments ($50) (a Photo Bio-Stimulation treatment is also included with all facials). Best faces are brought forward for special occasions with masterful makeup application customized to complement each client's best features, coloring, and skin type ($75), while back treatments ($75) console the often-neglected region with cleansing, exfoliation, massage, and mask therapy. To weed unwanted whiskers from your body in time for gardening infomercials, use this Groupon toward a self-selected bundle of waxing services ($15–$95).
Adagio Massage Company sows the seeds of relaxation with buckets of natural remedies. For more than two decades, the company's staff has fought the good fight against the ravages of the elements and the small indignities of time with a flotilla of services, including skincare regimens or massages delivered by male or female therapists. Guests kick back with a complimentary drink and organic dessert, and customize their own treatments by choosing aromatherapy and specialty oils to add to the relaxation.
A gaggle of professional therapists welcome achy spines to Essense Day Spa's elegant roost. Within their elegant confines, muscles are mended and plumage primped with soothing holistic techniques. Their full-body massage blends relaxing and rejuvenating massage disciplines from traditional Swedish and deep tissue methods to acupressure, aromatherapy, and craniosacral therapy processes (see their full list of Essense services here. Dappled in warm lighting and outfitted with wood furnishings and elegant drapes, Essense provides an aesthetically sound environment for indulging in a relaxing massage.
The Wax Pot Studio's deft depilators raze and refine unmentionable areas with soy-based waxes and expert techniques. During each 30-minute session, wax wizards apply a gently heated concoction to unwanted fuzz, evicting it from its follicular hideouts in a series of movements so speedy they make cheetahs’ ears tingle. Clients can tame the bristle borderlands of bikini zones within the conservative scope of a bikini wax, or oust every taboo tendril with an all-over Brazilian wax. The Wax Pot Studio’s skilled waxers leave skin soft, sleek, and fit for flaunting in swimsuits and leggy Thanksgiving pageant costumes alike.
Recently settled into its new location, Studio 21 Salon and Spa staffs its ranks with technicians dedicated to pampering clients with quality hair and nail services. Skilled technicians gently strip unwanted strands from facial features during waxing sessions, and piggyback perms allow stylists to infuse strands with curls while on the back of a fellow stylist. Along with cuts for ladies and gents, the team transforms tress hues with color and highlight treatments, and augments each mani-pedi with a massage and a calming soak.
Tucked into a historic home replete with an art center and retail space filled with organic and locally produced products, Center of Symmetry’s trained wellness workers provide holistic health services. The center’s certified hydrotherapists purge clogged passageways with FDA-approved colon-hydrotherapy sessions, and licensed massage therapists work to assuage tension with a variety of massage techniques, including Swedish and reflexology—pressure applied to the hands and feet to help stimulate organs and improve health. Doctor of Chiropractic Jermaine Ware, the center’s onsite chiropractor, straightens out spines and provides life coaching and nutritional counseling.