The Great Clips empire spans more than 3,000 salons across North America, where a collective of over 30,000 stylists wait, ready to tend to hairstyles. At these salons, no appointments are necessary—though an online check-in system aids those who wish to skip any potential lines by adding their names directly to the haircut queue. And to aid their new hairstyles, customers can peruse a line of gels, conditioners, pomades, and tea-tree oil shampoos and body washes.
Armed with airbrushes and customizable tanning formulas, Tan To You's technicians travel to Dayton-area salons and clients' own homes to spread sunless glow. The airbrushing experts supply all necessary equipment, and they offer up plenty of tips that help clients achieve and maintain the best color. In addition to standard airbrush tans, the staff also hosts mobile tanning parties, bringing along wine or martinis. Alternatively, they paint fingers with custom designs during mobile nail services.
Bioelements-certified aesthetician Amanda addresses a number of skin concerns, animating an expertise in facials and waxing. The classic facial treats a variety of skin concerns—including acne, signs of aging, and sensitivity—with a customized aromatherapy and facial massage. Hot towels play a steamy role in facial treatments, melting features into malleable expressions and acting as the ideal remedy for visages that have lost games of chicken with dry ice. While undergoing pulchritude-buttressing treatments, clients can enjoy the sights of the salon, which include homey lamps in lieu of fluorescent photon showers, and multicolored walls decorated with artwork and large stars.
At Primp Hair, owner Bryce Van Dyke cuts and colors hair, sculpts brows with wax, and applies professional makeup. It's a pretty wide range of skills for one guy, but Bryce wants to make his salon a one-stop shop "where girls get ready." He'll create a personalized look to match any event, whether it's an average date night or a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence such as your wedding or your turn to be president.
Professional stylist Niyyah El'Amin beautifies a diverse clientele at her salon suite, NeNe's Salon at The Greene. Along with cuts, color, and styles for women, kids, and men, the cosmetology veteran also updates looks with relaxers, loc twists, and retwists. In addition, she employs products from Kenra Smooth and Design Essentials during smoothing treatments.