If you hang around outside Distinctive Tan, you might notice a trend: everyone leaving the building has great-looking skin. At both locations, clients can get a custom bronze in either a UV tanning bed?of which the facilities offer a diverse array?or within Mystic Tan airbrush booths. But tanning isn't the only focus of the salons, which have been in business for more than 20 years. Their knowledgeable, Smart Tan?certified staff also supplies WhiteICE teeth-whitening kits and administers red-light therapy, a treatment designed to firm skin and minimize wrinkles wrought by age or time spent trying to impersonate an accordion.
It's hard not to want some of the pampering that Allure's team makes appear so inviting. Amid potted plants and cushy chairs, the salon offers something to soothe just about any part of the body, with nail services, waxing, facials, hair, and lash extensions. Aestheticians here help nix unwanted fuzz from the body and stylists redefine your look with clippers, custom color, and the magic potions given to them upon graduating beauty school. Whichever service clients come in for, each session tailored to individual needs and lifestyles, making sure clients get just the look they want.
Polished Nail Salon & Spa's neon sign may draw in patrons like moths to a flame, but it?s the skilled technicians who work hard to keep clients coming back for more nail and waxing services. Nail technicians also personalize mani-pedis, which can mean treating feet with a citrus scrub and cooling mint mask or crowning fingernails with CND Shellac, which imparts color that lasts longer than regular nail polish or homemade paste dyed with food coloring.
Inside this Barclay Square salon, owner Kim Nguyen and her licensed nail technicians hover over appendages to give overworked digits the attention they deserve. Exfoliating scrubs slough away rough skin and co-dependent socks from hands and feet, and products from Essie, OPI, and China Glaze add a protective layer and colorful pop to each newly groomed nail.
The technicians at Bellevue Luxury Nails primp nails with a full menu of nail services, including full manicures and pedicures, according to Bellevue Patch. Though they focus on nailcare, the staff also remove unwanted hair with waxing services. They also lengthen lashes with mink eyelash extensions, which last up to 90 days, or three times the amount of days in one William Henry Harrison presidency. The staff recommend getting the extensions retouched every three weeks.
Beyond Unis Spa‘s glass-paneled, fire-engine-red door, a gauntlet of leafy potted plants welcomes guests to a world of foil highlights, gel manicures, and stylish haircuts executed by seasoned professionals. The salon, with its colorful paintings and evergreen-shrouded porch, is housed in the former studio of renowned local artist Ilona Ritter. Each stylist brings a wealth of experience and specific skill sets to the table as they practice their own art, such as founder Debi Pinorini's “board method” for hair foiling, or Miki Murakami's specialization in precision cutting. Their work is part of Unis Spa’s holistic, three-pronged approach to its craft. The team beautifies the body with expert styling and pedicures, relaxes the mind with tranquil surroundings, and nourishes the spirit with a healthy diet of positive vibes, like the vibes you get when someone says yes—to anything.