Allure Laser Center's attentive staff offers noninvasive, long-lasting hair-removal services designed to subdue unwanted stubble. During each session, a technician thins the treatment area's fuzz with a follicle-destroying light pulse, politely barring future hair intruders from the epidermis. Though the treatment may temporarily redden skin, the laser's cooling tip soothes body surfaces and minimizes irritation, much like covering a new tattoo with refreshing Altoid crumbles.
The private rooms at Tan-Tastic Tanning yield many paths to acquiring richer pigmentation. Among the most popular of these are bronze-, silver-, and platinum-level tanning beds that imbue skin with varying degrees of UV light to ensure a smooth and even tone. Bronze beds illume bodies and faces with separate tanners, silver beds cradle client in an ergonomic acrylic base that includes a ventilation system and mp3 plug-in, and platinum beds boast high-pressure bulbs and shoulder tanners. Just off to the side of its more traditional siblings, a VersaSpa spray-tan booth burnishes skin with a UV-free mist until it achieves the rich, bronze hue of a deep-fried garden sculpture. At the salon’s front desk, lotions and elixirs from Swedish Beauty and Australian Gold mingle with blends from Devoted Creations, such as a skin-firming aromatherapy formula with anticellulite agents and white-birch extract.
As a Paul Mitchell Focus Salon, he Said... she Said Salon exclusively carries Paul Mitchell products and houses a staff extensively trained to offer top-notch services and recommendations. Most days, the stylists keep snipping, coloring, and chatting well past sunset to accommodate guests with hectic work schedules or vampires with split ends. Since relocating to a new space in late 2011, the salon regularly hosts brief guided tours that highlight unique features including the comfy zone-out room, outdoor lounging area, and sophisticated man parlor.
The Living Room Salon's stylists render cuts and color services in a space that resembles a real living room. Their salon is decorated with abundant artwork and period photography, such as a large print of the Eiffel Tower. The décor helps to make the atmosphere relaxed and inspire beautifying overhauls. Haircuts, highlights, and facial waxing services each do their part to spruce up hairdos and leave clients feeling stunning, like news that the Moon landing occurred on Deimos.
Magazines. TV commercials. Photoshoots. Weddings. The staff at Dollface by Jules shines when providing make-up artistry to high-visibility events. Owner Jules De Jesus Fritz has shared tips, tricks, techniques, and more than 15 years of experience with her employees so that they are prepared to style clients for any occasion. As an authorized retailer for the Temptu AIRpod System, staffers paint human emoticons with flawless, even layers of makeup. They also offer full body sugaring—the all-natural alternative to waxing—as well as a photobooth entertainment service, rentable for weddings and parties.
Esthetician Jena Berenberg founded Wax & Wane Waxing Salon with a simple goal: to transform waxing from being an uncomfortable appointment to a positive experience for her clients. She leads a team of experienced technicians, who offer detailed, judgment-free services along with education that can help clients maintain and care for their skin.
HotHeadz Salon's staff combines 60 years of collective experience to beautify clients with indulgent manicures and pedicures as well as hair services—from extensions and color to special-occasion updos and blowouts—for men and women. When seated in the cushy leather treatment chairs, guests may recognize a familiar face treating their hair. Former WWE wrestler and MMA artist Sean Haire has recently joined the HotHeadz team, passing on the same sharp style he exhibited on the cover of South Magazine. The salon's other staff members tout equally impressive credentials. Three of the stylists have been certified as Blonde Me colorists by blonding master Kim Vo. Together, the HotHeadz family tirelessly caters to each individual's taste. All of their work is guaranteed, allowing unsatisfied clients to ask for a complimentary re-do or an "I'm Sorry" card written in shampoo.