Stylist Amy Ritchie has spent two decades in the beauty industry, with 18 of those years seeing her firmly situated at the helm of her own salon. Inside the family-oriented Expressions Hair & Nail Salon, the color specialist keeps heads healthy and shiny, adding face-framing layers or dimensional highlights with color from Scruples True Integrity. Expressions also offers manicures, pedicures, and waxing to keep the whole body looking well-pruned, and massage services can be booked to help clients achieve that well-rested, fresh-from-the-taffy-pull look.
At Michielle's Salon, Michielle Monroe Blatnik draws from two decades of professional experience to beautify scalps and bodies with expert styling, coloring services, perms, and spa mani-pedis. Blatnik keeps gents looking dapper with beard trims and clipper cuts, while ladies look stunning with formal up-dos, highlights, and flat iron treatments.
The versatile staff members at Gossip in the City strive to help their community look and feel better with a range of services that extend beyond the standard salon. They pretty up guests' exteriors with waxing, nail, and hair services, keeping up with the latest industry trends to ensure that their cutting and coloring techniques are up to date. Their relaxing services don't stop at the surface, however—on-staff massage therapists help to heal guests from the inside out with reflexology and massage therapy.
After brightening reflections with facials, spray tans, and makeup services, guests can step in front of the camera as photographers from their professional photo studio snap eye-catching portraits and create custom holiday cards.
The seasoned stylists at The Loft approach each haircare service with a practiced understanding of technique and aesthetics. Led by owner Lynn Vermont, the team boasts members with decades of experience at both delivering trendy treatments and even owning salons of their own. Whether they're snipping hair into a summer-ready 'do, imbuing locks with an updated hue through full or foil coloring, or gracing fingertips with a sturdy set of acrylic nails, team members leave their clients significantly more fashionable than they were when they arrived. They also specialize in wedding parties, prepping brides, maids of honor, and reception food-tasters for the special day with breathtaking updos and designs.
Nail technician Carla has come to see VIP Hair Salon as her home away from home. She invites her clients in and makes sure they?re comfortable before tending to their hands and feet with a range of manicures and pedicures. Carla adds length and definition to nails with white and colored acrylic tips or softens skin and enhances nails? natural features with French-style mani-pedis. She also specializes in nail art and can decorate fingers and toes with colorful animal prints, sparkly flowers, or portraits of your 10 best friends.
Margaret Logan has more than a quarter of a century of coifing experience behind her dye-strewn smock. Before she and her husband journeyed to Missouri six years ago, she owned an Irvine, California salon for 20 years. Now, Margaret shares her styling expertise as a team member at Nixa Hair Studio. Along with a mastery of color and foiling techniques, she?s also bilingual, which makes it much easier when hair refuses to speak the same language as its client.