Creating Waves Salon describes itself as a place "where affordability meets style," and thanks to its team of savvy stylists, great style is certainly bound to happen. Co-owner Kimberly Bauer thrives on creating new, fun looks for her clients, using her expertise as a Paul Mitchell master colorist and cutting and texturizing specialist. The beauty team at Creating Waves Salon also includes an aesthetician and nail technician, who extend the salon's pampering services past hair.
Color your Tips' lead technician has been doing nails for more than 20 years. At this nail spa located inside Platinum Black Salon, she specializes in artificial enhancements, nail art, and natural mani-pedis. The service menu runs the gamut from acrylic to gel to fiberglass mani-pedis. Color Your Tips favors leading brands of nail products, such as OPI, CND, and China Glaze.
Master manicurist DK uses his keen eye and steady hands to file nails, curtail overgrown cuticles, and meticulously paint every inch of fingernails and toenails. In addition, he offers chip-free Shellac manicures and softening paraffin treatments, as well as special mani-pedis for children and those in a hurry.
Karina's Euro Style cossets customers with an all-inclusive register of beauty services for hair, nails, skin, and more. Owner Karina Yarve honed her technique in the U.S. and around Europe, even training at the Vidal Sassoon Academy in London. Guests can reap the opulence of Karina's style métier in an earthy salon garnished with tree branches and botanical accents. The follicle-minded can receive one of many hair services such as a classic cut and style for women ($40), a men's haircut ($28), or permanent color treatment ($50-$65). Alternately do away with hair altogether thanks to waxing in 12 different areas ($10-$65).
Karmel’s Day Spa & Salon pampers and polishes bodies with services that include waxing, skin and body treatments, hairstyling, and massage therapy. The salon’s beauty professionals employ nail-beautifying products from OPI and CND to gussy up ungroomed extremities and exfoliating facial creams from Bioelements to reduce signs of aging. Stylists call forth a symphony of snips and clips as they fashion new coifs for men and women with services that include cuts, coloring, and fumigating unruly beehives. Treatments such as body scrubs and hot-stone massages take place in private rooms replete with plush beds and soothing floral décor. The salon’s online shop boosts at-home beauty regimens with top-brand facial kits, cleansers, and toners.
Enthusiastic nail technicians at Graffitti's Hair & Nail Salon set vibrantly colored trends with glamorous nail treatments. Technicians buff fingernails into attractive shapes and tame cuticles with careful precision. Then, nail artists apply the client's choice of OPI or China Glaze nail products. Clients can make their fingers and toes shine together with like-minded colors, or indulge in multi-hued shellac finishes that catch eyes, turn necks, and challenge the faith of all paint-by-number enthusiasts. Upgrades for french tips ($5) and nail art ($5+) are also available.