As a former model and commercial actress, Helena Fortuna knows what it takes to look beautiful and stylish. She combines her experience in front of the camera with more than two decades of experience behind the camera to primp and preen clients at Sweet9 Hair Salon. She offers a variety of salon services, from basic cuts and styles for women, men, and kids to ombre color and Brazilian blowouts.
The licensed stylists at Green with Envy Salon Salon believe that organic, sustainable, eco-friendly hair and beauty shouldn't have to mean compromising style. One of Scottsdale's most popular environmentally conscious hair salons, Green with Envy offers trendy haircuts and rich color treatments using plant-based, organic Neuma and Essensity products. Clients can pop in for a full head of sun-kissed highlights, completing the look with a gel manicure and a high-shine glossing treatment.
At the mother-daughter-owned Primp and Blow: A Blow Dry Bar, stylists focus on a single goal: speedily making over customers? hair and makeup in an upscale, scissor-free salon setting. Stylists focus their services around blowouts, mastering the art of transforming wet strands into pin-straight 'dos, big curls, or the flirtatious ?Scottsdale ponytail.? Products from Bumble and Bumble or Moroccanoil seal in styles, which can last for days or until clients attempt to brush their hair with a cotton-candy spinner. Cosmetologists wield equally effective serums from brands such as Rain and La Bella Donna?two lines of organic mineral makeup.
Rather than getting hair styled only alongside a clip or before a fancy occasion, these fashion-forward stylists reason that everyday events call for a polished look, be it a meeting, big date, or highly publicized nap. Primp and Blow has grabbed local buzz from publications such as AZFoothills.com?for which a writer declared, ?I tried Primp and Blow for the first time on New Years Eve and was amazed with my look. In with a baseball cap and oversized shades and out looking, and feeling, red carpet ready.? The overwhelming positive reviews helped the owners to open a second location. Both salons reflect the glamorous, everyday kind of luxury the team hopes to deliver, enhancing customer experiences with digital magazines on iPads and the glow of chandeliers.
Launched in February 2012 as a complement to celebrity stylist Oliver Ifergan’s eponymous salon, Twist by Oliver Ifergan’s singular mission is to beautify clients with world-class hair services at an affordable price. Located adjacent to Oliver Ifergan Atelier and known for its celebrity clientele and collection of crossword puzzles completed by said clientele, Twist’s intimate and avant-garde setting offers guests a relaxing haven where they can indulge in meticulous cuts, color, and voluminous blowouts using the owner’s own products. The salon, run by Gregory Ifergan, offers extended hours and is open seven days a week.
A lighthearted personality and meticulousness are good traits to look for in an aesthetician, especially when their specialty is Brazilian waxing. D'Lisa Shayn's depilation skills and friendly bedside manner earned her the Critics' Picks title of Best Waxer and many a loyal client.
When it comes to the hair on your head, there are skilled stylists in the studio on staff that are experienced in the latest colors and cuts. They can create glamorous updos for weddings or understated downdos for proms in rooms with low ceilings.
Scottsdale Beauty Bar prefers to characterize themselves as a blowout bar?a salon offering quick primping services such as shampoo and conditioning. But despite being new to Scottsdale, the salon knows style, which is why modern red and black furnishings fill the Old Town salon. Their beauty prowess isn?t limited to the decor, however. A team of experienced stylists?who regularly attend continuing education courses?revamp coifs with both trendy and classic ?dos. For immediate length, they attach DreamCatchers extensions, while new hair hues, such as mahogany brown or invisible rainbow stripes, are hand-mixed from Elumen color glazes. The Beauty Bar team also beautifies clients with natural-looking spray tans, removes body hair with threading, and tops digits with acrylic tips and gel polish.