The continually educated stylists at Salon L harness the latest in tress technology to tame unruly locks into shiny, regal manes. Precision haircuts begin with a sudsy shampoo that includes a soothing scalp massage to help overworked gray-matter guardians to unwind, followed by a coat of frizz-combating conditioner ($45+). Acrid headscapes can opt for a deep-conditioning treatment that infuses strands with shine-inducing moisture and washes away cactuses and tumbleweeds ($25+). A single-process hair color or glaze ($45+) or partial foil highlights ($60+) paint locks in countenance-complementing color. A dizzying array of additional services such as perms ($55–$120), updos ($45+), and makeup applications round out the salon's coif-centric offerings. The modern hair hub woos clients with complimentary bang trims between appointments, heartfelt mixed tapes, and makeup touchups.
Mermaids are known for their flawless beauty, which, if they were real, would most likely be the result of spending all day soaking in an ocean full of seaweed. At Seaweed Sok, clients can take a beauty tip from these captivating beauties by soaking in elegant, claw-footed tubs filled with water and undulating sheets of translucent, green seaweed from the west of Ireland. For further proof of the botanical baths’ efficacy, a chalkboard sign lists the touted benefits, including detoxification, relaxation, and softer skin for those with eczema or psoriasis. Seaweed soaks are the spa's specialty, but an infrared sauna continues the detoxification and relaxation long after patrons towel off.
The Lash Out Loud experts lengthen existing fringe with regular, jeweled, colored, and glittery eyelash extensions. They also complete clients’ revamped visages with a makeup application for special occasions such as weddings, sleep studies, and proms.
A board-certified surgeon who lent his talents to ABC's Extreme Makeover, Dr. Robert W. Kessler helps clients become their most confident selves through innovative cosmetic treatments. Instead of overhauling a client's appearance, Dr. Kessler uses patients' old photos and marble busts to restore a natural youthfulness that's unique to each individual. Treatments are generally targeted toward the face, chest, or body, and include surgical facelifts and breast augmentation. The doctor also counsels all clients on nonsurgical options, ensuring that patients make informed choices that are right for them.
Getting fit doesn't have to be just a boring routine. At Shape-Up Fitness Center, each workout can be a little different than the one before. One day might call for an invigorating spin workout in the brand-new, 29-bike studio; another day might include a Vinyasa Flow yoga or cardio dance class. Along with the wide variety of group classes, the newly renovated fitness center also has more than 40 state-of-the-art cardio machines. And after a great workout, members can treat themselves to a revitalizing facial or an infrared sauna treatment at the Shape-Up facial lounge and spa.