Sunlight streams into Renaissance Salon & Spa from the façade's floor-to-ceiling windows, washing the space's Victorian-inspired mirror frames and sparkling chandeliers in a soft glow. From their stations, stylists, aestheticians, and nail technicians spruce up clients' exterior images, harnessing their diverse skill sets to design new hairdos, exfoliate and cleanse countenances, and shape nails into elegant ovals or intricate replacements for house keys. Longer stays at the soothing confines let clients ease into spa packages, which combine up to six pampering services to help melt away the stresses of the day.
Slither into the spa to remove your outer layer of dead skin cells before summer blasts its hairdryer across the land, and discover why microdermabrasion is such a popular method of skin exfoliation. Your customized facial will reduce hyperpigmentation, refine and purify the skin, and reduce wrinkles and scars. Each procedure is completely customized to your skin type and even asks if you want room for cream and sugar. Leave with your skin feeling softer, looking smoother, and garnering compliments from smooth-talking tortoises.
Like a professor knowledgeable on tulip mania, alien black oil, and a myriad of seemingly esoteric subjects, Massage Envy's certified body therapists ably converse with the gamut of muscle ailments. They'll unravel tense coils of accumulated inner-stress through a perfectly catered treatment for individual clients' needs that may include various styles and techniques. Swedish massages offer gentle rubbing for muscular soothing and improved circulation, while deep tissue focuses specifically on untying the body's Gordian knots and releasing chronic tension . A prenatal massage is ideal for expecting mothers who could use a little relief from carrying another person inside them, and a sports massage provides tension relief and injury prevention for an athlete's body. You and a special someone can even bring in two Groupons and enjoy a couples massage.
Modern Day Spa soaks its clients in sweet serenity with an array of relaxing and refreshing spa services, administered in an environment of tranquility. Turn your soul-suitcase over to the spa's therapists for a 50-minute Modern Swedish massage ($90), which uses ample applications of pressure to gently ease out hornet's nests of hurt and tension. During the 50-minute Modern European facial ($90), Modern Day Spa's skilled aestheticians will exfoliate the skin, cleanse pores, and remove dead skin like autumn's leaves from a computer CD drive. A customized mask will be applied to elicit further radiance from a head's real estate, while a relaxing massage will soothe the face and décolleté. Finally, the Modern manicure ($23) classes up cuticles and nurtures nails, with warm towels and a massage further finessing the fingers for future endeavors in banjo-picking.
After spending years in skincare and aesthetics, Leila Espari decided to take her experience and certifications and open her own business. She stacked her staff roster with such professionals as a board-certified plastic surgeon, a waxing specialist, a laser technician, aestheticians, and licensed massage therapists. The cozy day spa offers services such as massage therapy, lash extensions, and hair removal via laser, electrolysis, waxing, or threading. Other skin-smoothing treatments include facials and micro-polish peels that gently exfoliate the skin to remove dead skin cells and flakes caused by dry skin or aggressive cereal eating. A special tissue massager reduces the appearance of cellulite and dimples.