Like all her fellow stylists at Tangerine Hair Studio, Tara works with Paul Mitchell products, which are high-quality serums crafted without animal testing. She pairs them with her more than a decade of salon experience to snip custom cuts and to paint in highlights, all-over color, and tinted glazes. To stay abreast of the latest trends, she also attends a regular roster of continuing education classes.
Tova Yaron brings 40 years of international skincare training to her full-service health and wellness spas. Tova has spent her time perfecting her skills in the beauty industry before opening Tova Day Spa in early 2000. Less than a decade later, she established a second location in The Fairmont Hotel, where her team pampers clients from all walks of life?including locals, tourists, and celebrities such as Jon Lovitz, Carrie Fisher, and Jay Mohr.
From within the tranquil spa, aestheticians keep skin radiant by employing 11 types of facials along with a roster of skin enhancements?from an exfoliating peel to wrinkle-reducing LED light therapy. Antioxidant-rich ingredients such as green tea and Dead Sea mineral mud draw out toxins during body wraps, and a complimentary scalp massage squashes tension and errant thought bubbles. The staff also tends to nails and coifs, and combines many treatments for full-day spa experiences. Between sessions, guests can make use of the spa's luxurious facilities, which include men and women's locker rooms, relaxation lounge, heated whirlpools, steam rooms, and sauna.
At Shear Love inside the chic MG Image Salon, stylists carry out a variety of hair-care services. Among other techniques, they use keratin treatments to keep hair straight for weeks at a time, saving clients from having to dangle a weight from each individual strand.
Orchid Bloom Spa inspires beauty and balance with practices from Thailand and Hungary. A Thai herbal massage relieves deep-seated tension with intense stretches as the essential oils of tumeric, lemongrass, and bergamot tickle the inner senses. Treatments deploy a selection of organic Hungarian products and Thailand's Harnn products, which the spa stocks for use at home or after a hard day at the abacus. Upon arriving at the spa, clients can sip a soothing strawberry beverage while relaxing in the sunlit waiting area.
A community-concept salon, Lipstick & Bullets Beauty Bar is home to a network of salon professionals who perform high-end cut and color services. These stylists specialize in the latest color and texturizing trends and can smooth and strengthen hair with japanese thermal straightening treatments and keratin blowouts. In addition, they provide a specialty line of hair extensions, X-tensions, which lengthen hair more effectively than that time you spiked your mousse with Miracle-Gro.
"Amazing!" "Outstanding skills!" "I definitely recommend her!" These are just a few of the many accolades heaped upon Trend Salon SJ manager, Thanh Nguyen, by her happy clients. The reason: the stylist, who is also a beauty consultant and makeup artist for Shiseido Cosmetics, constantly educates herself about current trends and techniques. Because of this, she's well-versed in a variety of services, including haircuts, bridal updos, and color correction. She also treats clients to products from renowned brands such as Brazilian Blowout and K?rastase.