A line of salon chairs?each facing an ornately framed mirror?hosts clients as stylists snip their hair into modern and timeless cuts. This experienced team also transforms stale looks with shimmering highlights and smoothing keratin treatments. In another area of the day spa, spray-tan technicians coat bodies with a UV-free formula that dries without leaving unsightly streaks or argyle patterns.
Stylists at Ashley Taylors Salon breathe new life into outdated or overgrown hairdos with deft cuts, trendy styling, and coloring techniques. With one eye on technique and the other on fashion, the staff crafts hairdos that look modern and also gel with the client's features, personal style, and the circumference of their favorite top hat. Other services available at the salon include facials, microdermabrasion, and body scrubs.
Overhead lights shine down on Allure Day Spa & Salon, illuminating earthen clay tiles and walls the color of saffron. In these cozy, rustic environs, Allure owner and operator Monica Laratta manages a highly trained contingent of stylists, aestheticians, and massage therapists using her 20 years of industry experience. Decorative wall mirrors record the transformation of bland tresses into stylish and colorful dos with the help of products by AG Hair and TIGI. Elsewhere in the salon, essie and OPI nail polishes brighten fingers and toes. Likewise, spray tans and facials brighten complexions, and waxing nixes unwanted hair from lips, eyebrows, or misbehaving Chia pets.
On the top floor of a quaint two-story house, Antonio Michael Salon's staff of hairstylists, nail techs, and aestheticians work to engender tranquility through a vast offering of spa and salon services. Inside private rooms, aestheticians and massage therapists tend to façades and physiques with deep-tissue massage, seaweed wraps, and a dozen types of facials. Hairdressers snip and style tresses and smooth away frizz or curl with four types of hair-texturing treatments.
Panico Salon & Spa was named the best salon in New Jersey by Beauty Entertainment magazine, but the award-winning team's services go well beyond hairstyling. Massage services include Swedish, deep tissue, and hot stone modalities, and other treatments include fruit-scented body scrubs and a wide range of healing facials and skincare. The salon prides itself in being an education based teaching salon. It provides continuous education to its staff via a variety of resources such as an intern training academy as well as an educator development program.
While training to become a licensed massage therapist, Daniela Amato learned the many techniques that go into an effective therapeutic massage. After graduating from school, she quickly enrolled in even more schooling, earning certifications in prenatal and mastectomy massages. Always drawn to exciting and unconventional forms of therapeutic relief, she also specializes in cold-stone migraine therapy, which combines trigger-point techniques with aromatherapy and cold marble stones to alleviate the symptoms of migraines.