Sanctuary Spa's Tera Anderson fosters a tranquil place where clients can go to briefly escape from their hectic lives and indulge in a variety of face and body treatments. Tera wraps and scrubs bodies, clarifies and hydrates faces, and waxes skin until it's smoother than the moves of a teen pop star. Every skincare service employs all-natural Éminence Organic products, the ingredients of which are hand-picked, hand-mixed, and combined with thermal hot-spring water.
At Skincare by Mich & Mel, licensed aestheticians Melody Johnson and Michelle West use years of industry experience to hone in on what they believe to be the most effective skincare product lines, discovered through much experimentation. The fruits of their labors shine through in their sundry facials, waxing services, reflexology treatments, and airbrush-tanning applications.
With numerous accolades, including a feature in Aesthetic Trends & Technologies and the achievement of platinum injector status by Botox-creator Allergan, Renu Medispa polishes images both inside and out through a slate of technology-driven aesthetic treatments and weight-loss services. Paramedical aestheticians and seasoned aesthetic-laser operators harness years of training and advanced laser devices to ease specific skin and body issues ranging from acne and fine lines to unwanted hair and excess weight.
Before choosing a treatment, in-depth skin-analysis services can use digital imaging and computer programs to determine the type, condition, and political leanings of a client's skin to devise a custom treatment program, which can include hands-on or light-based facial treatments to brighten each skin cell and leave complexions youthful and radiant.
For more than 20 years, master stylist Henry Mallory has been plying skills polished in the classrooms of Vidal Sassoon in LA and Bumble and bumble in New York to perfect coifs with technical precision. His knowledgeable take on trending hair fashions was recently featured in Eagle Magazine, and he and his staff continually attend fashion shows and training workshops to stay abreast of the latest cut-, color-, and scissors-juggling techniques. His dedication to making the world a more beautiful place is also reflected in the salon's use of fair-trade, environmentally conscious label.m products, which tame tresses using renewable and responsibly harvested ingredients and are never tested on animals.
Montage Studio Salon & Spa's expert team of stylists focus on creative cuts and keep in touch with the latest trends in hair design. Under the co-ownership of Alex Fretwell, a national ambassador of the Schwarzkopf Education Team and guest artist for Schwarzkopf Professional, Montage Studio Salon & Spa transmorphs moppish heads into fancy coiffures. Clean cuts for women ($30), men ($18), and children ($18 for kids 11 and younger) keep heads from getting topheavy, and hue enhancements—including a full color ($60), partial highlights ($60), and full highlights ($78)—are great for distracting rabble rousers before they can crush you with a flash mob. Try the intense Kerastase treatment to give wirey tresses a silkworm-like smoothness ($22), or opt for a studio manicure ($35) and pedicure ($45) to relax worn-out extremities.