At Blondies Salon/Body, pampering begins the minute clients walk in the door and they?re handed complimentary cups of coffee or glasses of water. Once thirst is defeated, experienced stylists use Redken products to help men, women, and children achieve fresh new dos that compliment their lifestyles and superhero alter egos. Blondies' resident aesthetician draws upon seven years of experience when beautifying skin during cleansing facials, peels, and waxing treatments. Elsewhere, Blondies? meticulous nail tech amplifies high fives with classic manicures or treats keratin with gel polish, which delivers color that lasts up to five weeks.
Founded in Tempe in 2006, Brazilian Blow Dry Bar is now home to a roster of stylists hailing from all corners of the United States. Whether they started by the turnpikes of Jersey, along the sun-sprayed shores of California, or within the underground cloning pods of Ohio, the hair tamers now cater to customer whims with services that keep clients coming back. Custom cuts help 'dos stay in line with seasonal trends, while Original Brazilian Blowout straightening treatments leave locks straight and glossy in the face of humidity or a kiss blown from the sun.
HelloGorgeous Salon’s checkered floors and vintage salon chairs are a throwback to beauty parlors of years past, but the stylists here don't shy away from cutting-edge designs. When they aren't coloring strands with vibrant blue or pink hues, they can be found braiding, curling, and teasing hair into elegant updos. Of course, the stylists happily stick to the classics while adding permanent curls, applying full-face makeup, or styling hair into the "poodle cut" fashionable in the '50s.
Located in the luxurious West 6 Towers near ASU, Angela Colson crafts clients' looks with her hair styling and color expertise. Drawing on an intrinsic knowledge of color, texture, thickness, and fashion, Angela works with her clients to sculpt tresses to their distinct needs. Extensions, Brazilian blowouts, and scalp massages are also available, as well as hair-removing wax services.
Elegant chandeliers cast low-light on the salon's hardwood floors, decorative mirrors, and sleek photos of Marilyn Monroe. Amid these cozy accents, skilled stylists manipulate hair with voluminous layers and high-end color products by Kenra. Guests may also request a makeup and updo consultation for a special event, such as a wedding, birthday, or bull fight.
Ten years in the industry has given Elisa a strong experience base. She can just as easily trim off split ends as she can sew in extensions. Frizz disappears during relaxer and keratin treatments, and loc maintenance is one of her specialties for patrons wanting to keep their natural hair healthy.