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It's okay if you walk into Simply Elegant Salon with little idea of what you want in a hairstyle—the stylists can find a look to complement nearly any hair type or face shape. These experts work closely with clients, taking time to learn about lifestyles and past hairdos, including ones that were good, bad, or misunderstood. Then, the stylist and client decide on a new look. Hair makeovers might incorporate simple cuts, smoothing keratin treatments, or vibrant highlights. Or perhaps the staff will install hair extensions for some extra length. Regardless of the chosen look, the stylists use up-to-date techniques gleaned during ongoing training.
Over the past two decades, Bridgette Hunt has honed her styling and cosmetology skills across North Central Florida and the greater Atlanta area. With salon services ranging from relaxers and perms to highlights and deep-conditioning treatments, Bridgette creates bold new looks for clients so they can impress friends or prove the value of hairstyling to a herd of yaks. Her clients can further reinvent their appearance with brow, lip, and chin waxing, lash extensions, and bridal updos and weaves.
The collage of mirrors just inside the front entrance to StarTaki Hair Lounge gives visitors one last chance to examine their old selves before being transformed. Just past this wall of mirrors—some squared, others shaped like suns—lies the realm of expert stylist Nataki Minix. Treating the human head as her canvas, she helms a team of three stylists who specialize in reshaping hair through weaving, pressing, and shortcuts. They also soothe and moisturize tresses with Moroccan Oil and Design Essentials hair-care products, among others.Through its decor, the Hair Lounge lives up to its name: design elements such as a bright red built-in bench, sleek wooden cabinets, and glowing teleport pads lend the space a distinctly modern feel.
With an upbeat personality and a portfolio brimming with styles, 12-year veteran Nita Wooten revises downtrodden looks with an eye that edges toward trendy at Snobz of Atlanta Hair Boutique. As an educator who has worked beauty shows and stylized subjects for the camera, she is adept at finding looks for her clients that suit their facial shapes, characters, and lifestyles.
As an acne and hyperpigmentation specialist, Marquisha L. Palmer is more concerned with improving skin conditions than hiding them with makeup. That’s why she packs her beauty studio with clinical treatments that aim to heal, from glycolic peels that diminish acne to a male-focused facial that combats ingrown hairs. But that doesn’t mean makeup's entirely off the table. Marquisha still enhances natural beauty with flawless, airbrush application, and during the month of October she gives cancer survivors a boost with complimentary makeovers.