With more than 12 years of experience in her fingers, trained aesthetician Patty at Mia Bella Salon and Spa doffs fur coverings from bikini zones using top-quality waxes in a calming, discreet environment. During the Brazilian waxing service, Patty warms and applies a specialty hard wax designed to minimize discomfort by cocooning individual shafts while refusing to stick to skin. Patty paves the entire front and posterior into a smooth superhighway during each 20- to 30-minute treatment, granting skin with supreme silkiness while eliminating the need to shave for up to four weeks.
Creations Salon owner Lynnell Darby leads a staff of experienced stylists in cutting, coloring, and coiffing tresses with acclaimed salon products that include Paul Mitchell and Pureology. Clients kick back and savor a complimentary beverage as their hair basks in deep hydration alongside skin-flattering color or dimension-boosting highlights before the strand sculpting begins. Unlike the copycat styles and unyielding salad bowls used in a typical salon, Creations' stylists approach each head of tresses as a unique canvas, taking both fashion trends and individual face shape into account to forge a one-of-a-kind style.
Despite its name, NT Nails does more than beautify hands and feet with manicures and pedicures. Amidst its nail services such as shellac manicures, acrylic tips, and paraffin hand treatments, another beautifying service abounds, though it may not be as visible as shiny red fingernails. NT Nails' detox foot spa introduces clients to the ionic foot detox, which soaks feet in an ion foot bath. The bath coaxes out stored-up toxins and helps to restore energy and balance while clearing up skin issues and calming the mind.
Visitors to The va-va-voom Spa Studio have the pleasure of meeting Rose Lorenzo—a cheerful specialist who is as skilled at friendly conversation as she is at beautifying her clients. The licensed aesthetician removes unwanted fuzz from faces, underarms, and legs, taking measure to ensure clients are comfortable by discussing their desired services and checking underneath their chairs for scary monsters. Rose smoothes wrinkles and cleanses pores with a variety of professional facials, favoring natural products with replenishing antioxidants.
It was her own daughter's struggle with skin allergies that inspired Tracie Slough to enter the skincare profession. Not wanting to depend on steroids to keep the rashes in check, Tracie did some research and found another way to help her daughter—as a licensed aesthetician. Today, she puts that same amount of passion into helping her clients look their best. From among her many services, she minimizes the appearance of redness or hyperpigmentation with specialized facials, and practices waxing techniques that yield minimal pain and a lot of hair.
Unique Thread’s beauty professionals specialize in threading, an all-natural hair-removal technique that is known for producing sharp angles and clean lines. Technicians remove hair at the root level, making quick movements in rapid succession to lasso and pluck rows of hair. In addition to threading, beauty professionals adorn hands with intricate henna designs or weave hair into french braids or bassinettes.