The expert aestheticians at Renaissance Salon and Spa provide a wide range of services in the elegant 4,500-square-foot space. They use the state-of-the-art facility to perform luxurious treatments such as a 24-karat Magic “Gold” facial.
Within the chic confines of the Pink Pony Tail Salon, gifted stylists can help you give your look a touchup or create a new image altogether. Dramatic lighting, salon chairs set on a raised dais, and readings from Othello with each shampoo let customers feel like they’re center stage, but strategically placed mirrors and the stylists’ close personal attention create a sense of privacy. In addition to offering haircuts and styling, staff members revitalize ’dos with coloring and hair-strengthening conditioning treatments. Waxing and nail services are also available.
Specializing in both women’s coloring and Brazilian keratin treatments, Ultra Smooth Salon creates beautiful bodies with an array of hair and body services. Strut in bearing a frizzy head hat and strut out with a well-manicured mane thanks to a classic haircut and blow-dry ($50+), where one of Ultra Smooth’s talented fur fashioners will shear and sculpt the strands with help from organic products and suggestions from your favorite beanie. A full organic color application ($50+) may enliven tresses with a striking new hue, and a relaxer treatment ($65+) may help to ease pent-up follicular tension. Nails transform from gnarly nubs to eye-catching back scratchers thanks to manicures ($15), pedicures ($35), and full sets of falsies ($40). Or use this Groupon toward full facial refurbishing with facial waxing ($8 for lip; $12 for eyebrow; $10 for chin) that leaves the visage smooth and kissable, followed by a pumpkin-peel facial ($25) that prevents it from turning back into a carriage at midnight.
An Aveda concept salon, Salon Utopia's nail nurturers buff and beautify neglected nail beds and unkempt cuticles with pampering services, top-quality products, and customized care. The Elemental Nature pedicure treats disheveled piggies to an invigorating bath of rosemary, lavender, and jojoba, followed by an exfoliating Dead Sea–salt scrub to buff away dead skin cells before they turn into undead skin cells. Fatigued fingers can opt for a Hand Relief manicure, designed to restore balance, moisture, and health to skin and nails, while eucalyptus and orange oils work in tandem to domesticate wild-harvested jojoba, providing relaxation and restoring weary mitts.
After years of watching her dad and aunt navigate the beauty business, Valerie felt predestined to take on clients of her own. Now, she's been in the industry for more than 30 years, and adores crafting complete makeovers—hairstyling included. Her team at Salon Nirvana is multitalented, specializing in edgy looks with bold colors as well as classic 'dos. Their texture treatments can result in straight locks, waves, or spirals, and their extensions come in two types: hair or feathers. They also perform mani-pedis and makeup applications.
Distinction Salon owners Shawn Durant and Kelly Larkin pride themselves on providing their staff with plentiful educational opportunities to enable them to enhance locks with the best precision cuts and multi-tonal color. A specialist in razor cuts, Durant's own styling touch can toggle between subtle and edgy with a simple flick of his artistic wrist, and his modern, yet classic approach makes him popular among clients who received a bad cut elsewhere. Using products from Aquage and Wella, his styling team adds dimensional color to update dull locks and can smooth frizzy, unruly manes with Brazilian keratin treatments that leave hair as silky as Bing Crosby's pajamas for up to four months.
While waiting to add length and volume with natural-looking hair extensions by Euro-So.Cap and Aqua Hair Extensions or pops of bright color with feathers, clients may sink into the plush couch guarding Distinction Salon's waiting area, where they may also enjoy the light, sweet aroma of fresh cut flowers and vases filled with fragrant shampoo.