When owner and stylist Rita Rexhaj moved to Westchester after working in New York City for 13 years, she had one goal in mind—to create a drama-free salon. Rita has since achieved that goal and welcomes clients to relax and have fun in the inviting environment of Shear Designs Salon.
Rita, a certified Schwarzkopf color specialist, makes up one-third of a trio of stylists with more than 35 years of experience between them. As Rita expertly infuses strands with single-process color or highlights, stylists Eileen and Anita put their styling chops to use tackling haircuts, keratin smoothing treatments, and deep conditioning.
NU Age Med Spa's licensed therapists soothe hardworking muscles and delicate skinscapes under the supervision of Tom Klein, MD. Expert hands assuage aches and pains with massage or prepare skin for harsh weather and the inevitable pie fights of aging with aromatherapeutic, botanical products. Lasers do double-duty by rejuvenating skin and evicting hair, and medical injections and ultrasonic vibration present a high-tech twist on traditional facials. Cached within a stately brick medical center, the spa glows with warm earth tones and charms with accents such as a tropical fish tank.
The staff at Pinks Eyebrow Threading Salon & Spa specializes in an ancient and chemical-free technique that employs twisted organic thread to refine features. Nimble hands call upon two decades of experience as they perform cleansing facials and ornate henna tattoos. The spa's team also handcrafts wax onsite to remove unwanted body hair or prepare muppets for an upcoming beach scene.
Angel Tips has clearly built a fan base since opening its first location in 1996—the business has expanded to more than 60 locations in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. Perhaps it's because each licensed staff member formally trains at the Angel Tips training center in Stamford, Connecticut, ensuring that each location employs skilled nailcare and waxing technicians. Their services include pedicures infused with fresh lemon, manicures with hand and shoulder massages, and upgraded manicures with durable, chip-resistant gel polish. They also perform facials and body treatments, such as a signature body scrub, which begins with a sauna session, continues with a dip in a jacuzzi, and finishes with an essential-oil massage.
The bodywork experts at Half Moon Spa don?t just soothe sore muscles with their hands and elbows. They also take to tabletops to skillfully walk over particularly tight regions of the back, glutes, and legs. In addition, they tending to clients? pores, providing cleansing facials that leave complexions refreshed, rejuvenated, and glowing more brightly than a lightening-bug flash mob.