Art of Beauty Med Spa owner Casey Solakian is a licensed aesthetician and makeup artist, and as such, she performs both makeup applications and skincare treatments at her spa. Her facial services range from topical care, such as cucumber facials and microdermabrasion, to more intensive treatments such as chemical peels and Dysport injections. Her makeup applications can be commissioned for a variety of occasions, including proms, weddings, television appearances, or that portrait you're getting taken so your dog remembers what you look like while you're at work.
The licensed follicle whisperers at It's All About Me raise drooping spirits with a head-turning mane makeover. The human fleece revision begins with a color infusing lowlight or highlight service, adding depth to hair and playing favorites with sibling strands. Tresses also receive a proper trimming and style from the steady hands of the stylist, ramping the chic factor to new heights. A deep-conditioning treatment bolsters limp locks, giving hair a strong body and enough courage to finally tell their smothering hairbands to hit the bricks.
At Arkansas Anti-Aging, Dr. Constance J. Crisp leads a team of medical professionals on a quest to reverse the physical signs of aging. Among their specialties are Botox injections, photo rejuvenation, and skin-tightening treatments that heat collagen, causing it to contract for firmer, smoother flesh.
Licensed massage therapist James Hudson believes that massage is both a healing art and a science. Approaching his profession in the same way he lives his life—by treating everyone with dignity and respect—James helps clients relax while also ensuring they obtain maximum benefits. Ultimately, his massages are designed to alleviate pain, fatigue, and muscle or joint stiffness stemming from spending several days in a runaway hot-air balloon. Depending on each client’s needs, this could mean offering a Swedish, hot-stone, deep-tissue, or prenatal massage.
Within one multifaceted facility, Tahiti Tans & Travel bathes clients in a suite of pampering and aesthetic services while acting as an oasis of relaxation. Spray-tan mists and UV beds grace skin with a sun-drenched glow as epidermises contrast with gleaming teeth fresh from a whitening treatment. Packed with nutrients from chocolate or sea clay?which dolphins also use in their beauty regimens?body wraps cloak guests snugly as they nourish the skin. Tahiti?s massage therapists also work kinks out of backs using traditional modalities, hot stones, and automated hydromassage beds as they knead away stress.
Magic Touch Massage Therapy's Beth Bonilla and Jeff Sohl strive to help patients achieve full-body wellness by harnessing the healing properties of massage and skincare treatments. Massage therapy can help mitigate the pain felt from migraines, fibromyalgia, sciatic nerves, hip problems, or lower-back issues. During relaxation massages, highly trained hands apply a combination of sweeping strokes, deep circular motions, and staccato taps designed to gently drum bodies into a deeply relaxed state.
Soft pale-blue walls greet guests as they settle into Complete Transformations Clinic & Spa's waiting area, the relaxing aura further enhanced by warm lighting and cheerful cherry blossoms. The same sense of calm rolls over into each private treatment room, where the spa's skin, massage, and nutrition-counseling services take place. Nina Roy and Jill Tuck—both RNs and skin specialists—brighten and smooth complexions with crystal microdermabrasion, Jessner's peels, and custom facials, treating conditions such as age spots and acne scars with products by GlyMed and Vivant. Resident massage therapist Heather Seewald employs a variety of soothing modalities to release tension and undo knots french-braided around the spine, whereas personal counselor Angie Turner guides clients on their journey to greater fulfillment by teaching them ways to manage stress in their personal and professional lives.