Joined by more than their salon’s name, stylists Jón and Alan have spent more than two decades refining their skills side by side. Today, the duo passes on their knowledge to the stylists on their team, teaching them the tricks of the trade as they cut, color, and add texture to hair. When they aren’t watching over their stylists or juggling combs dipped in barbicide and lit on fire, they check in on the spa’s technicians, who soothe their clients’ skin with resurfacing facials, chemical peels, and relaxing massages.
All of the salon’s custom skin and scalp treatments draw on Aveda's world-renowned arsenal of plant-based products. Guided by socially conscious principles for more than 30 years, Aveda produces a full line of natural beauty products carried at nearly 7,000 salons and spas. Popular products such as Shampure shampoo and witch-hazel hair spray deliver on Aveda's commitment to well-rounded earthly beauty with eco-friendly packaging cradling ingredients derived from the world's finest and least selfish plants.
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The team at Aura Salon goes the extra mile to make clients feel like their handprints belong outside Grauman's Chinese Theater. At the helm is hair and makeup artist Jeanna Seiner, who has worked with celebrity clientele including Reba McEntire and Dierks Bentley over her 15-year career. She and her crew use quality products to perform services such as cuts and color, feather extensions, and chemical straightening. Stylist conduct an in-depth consultation before each service and enhance a relaxing shampoo with scalp massage before creating a blow-dried style and teaching a mini lesson for recreating the look at home. The staff's skill set ranges from experience in the modeling industry to prowess in cutting hair that is fine, curly, or accidentally fossilized after a trip back in time. Patrons can accent their new looks with an eyelash extension specialist and stylists who double as spray tan technicians.
The depilation artists at Brow Art 23's boutique produce carefully sculpted eyebrows and perform precision threading and waxing services. During their signature eyebrow-threading services, the boutique's technicians wield two threads over fuzzy body surfaces to pull out fine hairs or sculpt fuzz into neat shapes quickly and effortlessly. Their arsenal of eyebrow-pampering products also includes angled eyebrow brushes, stencils, and makeup to glam up bland brows and keep new looks fresh at home. Threading can also be done on other parts of the body besides the face, leaving any area smooth or remaining hair formed into the name Denise. The boutique also offers henna tattoos and eyelash extensions, rounding out its suite of beautifying services.
Skin RN Aesthetics has an impressive array of tools within arm's reach. Multiple specialized cosmetic laser systems zap stubble, eliminate spider veins, conceal acne scars, fade unwanted tattoos, or just improve the skin's tone and texture overall by stimulating collagen production and carefully wiping away candy residue. Toward the goal of radiant skin, they also use chemical peels, injectable dermal fillers, and an advanced microdermabrasion system. In addition to these medical-grade treatments, Skin RN Aesthetics also offers more traditional spa services, such as waxing and airbrush tanning.