Marilyn Oliveira is licensed as an aesthetician both here and abroad, and for the past 20 years, she has helped to rejuvenate skin and bodies with European-style beauty-boosting treatments. She customizes her signature facials to bring out the best in every skin type and regularly employs organic and anti-aging products. Her brushes dust makeup across the cheeks of brides and their wedding parties, and her wax de-fuzzes brows, lips, bodies, and permanently affixed sweaters to leave physiques beach-ready. She also performs manicures, pedicures, and other services inside her private, relaxed quarters within Martin’s Salon at Brick Market Place.
The trained face exfoliators at Michael Francis Salon and Day Spa restore natural beauty and vibrancy to weatherworn skin by cleansing pores and sloughing away dead skin cells. A deep pore cleanser primes the skin, then the enzymatic peel extricates dead skin cells from the clutches of tiny facial hairs and purifies pores. Once the effects of the peel have taken hold, the face-lift mask is applied, returning elasticity to the skin and making it possible to pick locks with the tip of the nose. Customers exit the roughly one-hour procedure with revived, youthful-looking skin. Due to their skin’s sensitivity, Retin-A users cannot receive this service or dish out constructive criticism.
Envy Salon and Spa has assembled a staff of hairstylists, aestheticians, and nail artists so diverse that they can accommodate myriad requests. These range from cutting edge overhauls to classic hairdos or simple refinement, and whatever clients communicate, they'll be met with personal attention and a treatment tailored to their own features and lifestyles. While stylists cut, color, and treat hair in their styling chairs, aestheticians pare down blemishes and reanimate complexions with their classic facials and microdermabrasions. Further cosmetic enhancements are available via lash extensions and makeup, while the hands and feet get their due attention during spa mani-pedis that focus on the nails, skin, and spirit, and leave clients feeling refreshed and ready to charm the gold paint off a scratch-off lotto ticket.
Oceana Tanning is an oasis for beauty-seekers, complete with live plants, tropical murals, and a bamboo hut that doubles as a reception desk. Those looking for a midsummer glow can tan in one of the standup booths, or opt for a UV-free spray tan.
The staff also spruces up smiles with teeth-whitening treatments.
Metamorphosis: a change of physical form, structure, or substance especially by supernatural means. It's fitting then that licensed aesthetician Stephanie Petty chose to name her skincare spa Metamorphose Skin Care Studio, given her uncanny ability to transform the complexions for the better. Drawing on more than six years of experience, Stephanie can reverse the signs of aging with collagen restoration treatments, or hydrate dry skin with extracts of botanicals and vitamin C. Specialty waxing services are also available.