The knowledgeable kneaders at Chattanooga's Massage and Bodyworks draw upon years of experience to soothe their clients' bodily troubles and ease away stress. In addition to massages involving hot stone, deep tissue, and light touch techniques, staffers administer spa services such as paraffin dips and body scrubs. And because the office leaves time between appointments, after sessions, customers can spend some extra minutes relaxing on the treatment table and taking inventory of the freckles on the inside of their eyelids.
Started out as a mobile company in the summer of 2012, SpaGo gained enough interest that by the end of the year that they opened a physical location. Now, at their Chattanooga base, the team helps bring out the best in clients with a glamorizing slate of spa services, such as signature facials, body polishes, PCA chemical peels, and makeup applications. The beauty professionals also still tote the show to clients’ home turf with in-home spa parties.
Studio La Vie’s skilled aestheticians pamper clients with rejuvenating salon and spa treatments, applying aromatic mixes to faces, legs, feet, and coiffures. Scented oil slides onto tired legs and feet, engaging the senses with soothing fragrances as skilled hands ease tension from limbs like toothpaste from a box of toothpaste. Stylists' careful fingers guide scissors adroitly over heads, crafting sleek haircuts augmented with highlights and hair color.
North Shore Massage & Bodywork’s licensed massage therapist, Amber Holt, helps her patients overcome stress and muscular pain with more than a dozen different modalities. Using reflexology, deep-tissue, trigger-point, or Swedish massage techniques, Amber eases muscular tension and improves posture and range of motion.
For 23 years, registered nurse Elizabeth Ketah assisted with surgeries—an occupation that requires both patience and great attention to detail. Now that she is certified by Lavish Lashes and trained in advanced skin care, she employs her meticulous nature as she carefully and safely applies lashes and crafts custom skin-care treatments. She also tints lashes and brows, and shapes brows to resemble delicate arches or sturdy flying buttresses.