Patrick Viteri founded his salon in 1984, when both hair bands and the hair of Margaret Thatcher were at the peak of their popularity. Armed with DevaCurl and Paul Mitchell products and years of experience, he and his locally trained team wrangle tresses at New York, Boston, and Toronto hair shows when not cutting hair, coloring it, or serenading clients' wild curls. Sponge-painted walls, reddish-brown brick, and cozy, olive-toned chairs await visitors, who settle onto blond wood perches to receive deep-conditioning treatments in the sun-flooded space.
At Cosmetic and Wellness Center, the team of doctors has a suite of laser technologies at the ready. These laser technologies make procedures, such as body shaping and anti-aging treatments, much less invasive. The Elite laser has customizable wavelengths, spot sizes, and pulse durations that give greater flexibility to adapt laser hair removal and vein treatments to each clients' skin types, and the RevLite SI Q-Switched Nd:YAG laser can deliver up to 1.6 Joules of energy to difficult-to-remove, multi-colored tattoos.
Treating clients from face to foot, the team works to meet clients' goals for a smoother body with Smartlipo and SmoothShapes, and smoother skin using Botox and dermal fillers such as Radiesse and Juvederm. To augment treatment outcomes, the doctors recommend Jan Marini skin products, which are powered by ingredients including coenzyme Q and reservatrol.
Creative Martini & Paint Club brings together self-expression and socialization with group classes in creating artwork and lively painting parties. Guests can relax with a drink and a few friends as they learn to blend colors and turn blank canvases into stunning pictures.
With two-year-old children, unsupervised painting projects end with a mess. With the two-year-old Bart Moylan Painting, projects end with a pristine room transformed by a team of experienced professionals. In addition to their bread-and-butter gig of sprucing up interiors, the team also takes jobs power-washing and painting exterior siding. They also texture ceilings to give clients something to look at while falling asleep or thinking about how to start their short story.
A smiling statue of a mariachi musician named Pepe keeps watch over Auténtica Mexican Restaurant’s dining room and menu of classic and contemporary Mexican dishes. Red and green chilies sourced from New Mexico add an extra kick to dishes ladled with Auténtica’s housemade sauces, such as extra-large 10-inch burritos filled with grilled vegetables and chicken, soft ground beef tacos, and housemade tamales. The menu also includes vegan and gluten-free iterations of quintessential Mexican flavors and recipes.