Celeste Duckworth received her cosmetology license in 1968 and followed that up with 47 years of salon experience, including owning and operating three salons of her own. The culmination of her extensive career blossoms inside Amore Salon and Spa, where she designs and styles hair with an artistic temperament and well-honed technique. Celeste specializes in formal design and has a skilled eye for beautifying bridal parties in preparation for their big day.
The Loft is a full-service salon that believes you don't have to spend a fortune to look your very best. At this welcoming beauty spot, Kristie Ballard, a Nixa native, specializes in rich color services and chic new cuts, cheering clients with her outgoing personality and her knowledge of cutting-edge styling techniques. Clients can have hair pinned into an elaborate updo for a special occasion or face-framing highlights streaked into place.
Heather at Hair Wynders Salon—practicing for more than 7 years—eschews the impersonal feel of big chain salons for a personalized approach. The licensed aesthetician specializes in a variety of facials, peels, and microdermabrasion for all skin types and conditions including acne, rosacea, and hyper-pigmentation. Heather also offers a bevy of massage modalities including relaxation, Swedish, Hungarian, hot stone, prenatal, and reflexology.
Left to its own devices, hair will grow fussy, unmanageable, and inevitably steal your identity. That's why the skilled stylists at Hair Revue keep unwieldy locks under control with their modern cut and color services. Guests can solicit the salon for bold highlights, elegant lash extensions, and restorative mani-pedis with fierce or subtle polish.
Latter Rain Salon & Spa is a salon that both pampers women and gives back to the community, regularly helping local causes and working with battered women. During each haircut, foil highlight, and spiral-texturing service, stylists sprinkle heads with Paul Mitchell professional shampoos, relaxers, and texturing products.
Springfield-native Heather Keisker is the newest addition to The Loft and brings six years of experience with her. At the salon, she cuts and colors hair for clients of all ages. She also creates longer nails with acrylic application and grooms natural nails on the fingers and toes with mani-pedi services.