Stylist Ashlee Griggs zips throughout the Toledo area to glamorize gaggles of women in their own homes or carefully trims and tints tresses within the mint-green walls of her home base, Texxture a Salon. Before sculpting strands, Ashlee consults thoroughly with the client, poring over hairstyle photos and taking stock of each strand's tendency to curl during awkward first dates. An experienced Tigi colorist, Ashlee carefully calibrates highlights or all-over color, adding depth and shine to monochromatic hair. After color has set, Ashlee snips hair into a face-framing shape and locks it into place with a blow-dry and style. With help from new partner Erica Miller, Ashlee also whips out styling tools and makeup brushes to glamorize faces with an armada of liners and powders, which embellishes facial features for demurely posed wedding photos or showdowns with facial-recognition software in nearby grocery aisles.
The depilation artists at Brow Art 23's boutique produce carefully sculpted eyebrows and perform precision threading and waxing services. During their signature eyebrow-threading services, the boutique's technicians wield two threads over fuzzy body surfaces to pull out fine hairs or sculpt fuzz into neat shapes quickly and effortlessly. Their arsenal of eyebrow-pampering products also includes angled eyebrow brushes, stencils, and makeup to glam up bland brows and keep new looks fresh at home. Threading can also be done on other parts of the body besides the face, leaving any area smooth or remaining hair formed into the name Denise. The boutique also offers henna tattoos and eyelash extensions, rounding out its suite of beautifying services.
Inside an intimate space flooded with natural light, the stylists at Equilibrium a Salon tend to coifs with artistry and care. Comfy chairs cushion clients as they consult with their stylist about their new 'do, before cut, style, and coloring services begin in earnest. The salon also caters to complexions with spray-tanning services, which utilize customized spraying solution that is applied evenly by hand.
Rima's Hair Salon sculpts scraggly cranial jungles into streamlined landscapes with a wide range of hair services, such as a cut and style ($25–$60). Opt for a mani-pedi from the salon’s experienced nail-care technician to chisel cuticles to museum-worthy perfection, or enhance natural nails with a fully tailored pink and white fiber and acrylic blend, strong enough to tear a hole through an enemy battleship ($20–$45). Meanwhile, those sporting befuddled mugs can put their Groupon value toward the salon's skincare services, including a customized facial with exfoliation to slough off dead skin cells and a rejuvenating mask that treats and moisturizes while protecting secret superhero identities ($75–$100). Or banish unwanted bristles with facial, Brazilian, or full-body waxing ($16–$75).
Brown & DeLine Salon offers top-notch follicle forming in a relaxing abode decorated with bold, striking colors and holograms of Fabio’s dreamy locks. A broad range of hair services, performed with high-quality hair products, is available for men, women, and animate mannequins. Opt for a women’s haircut ($25–$50), men’s haircut ($25–$35), tinting ($45+), perm ($65+), or a natural hair relaxer ($95). A full highlight ($70+) adds vibrant color to flowing lock canopies more effectively than a gaggle of hair-scaffolding fairies toting bleach buckets.
At Lua Makeup & Hair Studio, experienced maquillage artist Dallal Farha uses simple eyeshadow, eye-liner, and other materials to help clients achieve ethereal, glamorous looks. With a holistic knowledge of what colors look good, she can lend anyone a dash of enchantment or a sultry glow. A team of expert hairstylists, meanwhile, perform custom cuts and coloring?and can also style hair into shapes ranging from straight bobs to tight curls.