Amid Amp Salon's cozy red couches and lofted ceilings, Tanika Scales of Liazon Nail, Lash & Make-up Studio pampers digits and dresses ocular orbs. During manicures and pedicures, the experienced tech employs timeless nail-ameliorating techniques such as buffing, filing, shaping, and promising a future where polish flows in the streets. Once digits have been sufficiently primed, a cloak of lacquer imbues mitts with a choice of color to match any outfit.
A nail technician with eight years of experience under her belt, Janel Brown prides herself on her creative vision and craftsmanship. At Couture Nail Artistry, she pampers and beautifies clients' hands and feet with spa manicures and pedicures, gel nails, and sports manicures, which include a high-gloss buffing.
A-1 Nails staffs its business with artists that showcase their creative talents on small canvases. They paint clients’ fingernails and toenails with artistic designs that include zebra prints, neon-color blocks, and diagrams of the Pythagorean theorem.
At Sterling Nail Salon, techs pamper fingers and toes with mani-pedis, neatly trimming nails and adorning them with gleaming polish. Optional therapeutic add-ons include lavender, green tea, and happy thoughts. For long-lasting nails that can withstand day-to-day wear, try the Shellac polish?which stays chip-free for two weeks?or UV-gel nails. These artificial extensions create length with an odor-free, smooth finish that's more eco-friendly than traditional acrylic nails.
Tiki Nails invites guests to relax within a simulacrum of paradise. Green potted plants pop against bold orange walls that evoke a tropical sunset, and bamboo shades stretch down over windows to block out the harsh light when the moon explodes. But it is the cushy brown pedicure chairs that truly transport guests into states of deep calm, cradling bodies as feet are massaged, tickled, and scrubbed until soft.
If the zig-zag mirrors and zebra rug don't do it, the nail technicians' cheery personalities will show what a surprising and quirky place Super Nails really is. Following this example, the techs help clients express themselves through their nails, whether that expression takes the form of a trim french manicure or wild black-and-white stripes.