Blush Salon staff of style professionals soothe skin and primp scalps inside a golden glimmering salon. A day of beauty begins with tress tending, where follicles will achieve tingliness via gentle shampooing, and progresses to tress snipping, where an experienced stylist will assess hair and face shape to craft a fittingly fine cut. Once your hair is fully styled and dried three miles from the sun, choose a lip or eyebrow waxing and let make-up artists apply spotlight-ready tones of reds, corals, and fabulous. For a simpler day of beauty, a full-service manicure soaks digits into softness before a buffing and polish. Choose from a slew of matte or glittery hues.
Sunlight streams through the front windows of New Luciano's Salon, illuminating two rows of workstations where trained aestheticians dole out custom hair designs for men and women along with a full slate of beautifying services. The jagged red edge of the salon's ceiling mimics the funky cut and color combinations that stylists craft with Aveda, Redken, and Matrix products, and sleek black chairs and marble counters reflect the classic glamour of updos and professional makeup applications. At nail stations, manicurists primp fingers and toes with polish, acrylics, and elaborate designs based on individual fingerprints, and beauty experts administer pore-cleansing Dermalogica facials and full-body waxes.
In a private treatment room adorned with black-and-white wallpaper and accessories, Beautiful Xtreme Lashes? staff artists Kelly and Kenia dedicate themselves to prettying blinks with eyelash perms, three types of extensions, and other aesthetic services. In addition to applying regular makeup for weddings and formal events, Kelly provides an alternative with permanent makeup on brows, lids, and lips. The hair on 12 body areas is no match for their waxing services, and they also coat nails with gel polish, which provides chip-free color for up to three weeks.
Aesthetic Beauty Salon's experienced staff of stylists keep up with current trends via continuing education classes and prove capable hands when cutting and styling hair for women, men, and kids. Back in the salon's private facial room, robes hang from the walls and soft lighting creates a tranquil atmosphere in which to enjoy over 10 facial services or a quiet game of Jenga. Treatments include microcurrent facials, microdermabrasion, and classic European facials.
Secrets Salon and Spa's cadre of more than 20 technicians knows that everyone has their own idea of beauty. That's why they always conduct through consultations before cutting, coloring, or straightening a single strand. The results speak for themselves—perfect highlights, perms, and updos with the help of Wella, KMS, and Bumble and bumble. products. Skincare treatments leave clients equally satisfied, thanks to facials, body scrubs, and wraps infused with Dermalogica and Jan Marini formulas. To top it off, Secrets' massage therapists use hot-stone techniques to unlock tight muscles and reflexology footwork to relieve tension and explain why little piggies don't travel in packs.
The Secrets staff works its beauty magic amid decor worthy of a classic fairy tale, with elegant crown molding and curled metalwork that frames gold light fixtures and shelves. When they're off duty, the team members play fairy godmothers, donating their time and skills to individuals who are developmentally disabled or victims of domestic violence.
Nearly three decades of experience in the beauty industry has only increased the passion of licensed electrologist Frida Ben-Hanan. "I love my work because I get to make people look beautiful, and, more importantly, feel comfortable within their own skin," she says. Her aesthetic studies have led her to Brazil and Israel, and her passion for electrolysis hair removal eventually expanded to permanent makeup. Keeping clients safe with a bloodborne-pathogens certification, Frida is adept at blending several colors into one natural-looking color for flawless looks on lips, eyes, and eyebrows. She uses digital machinery to fill in the faces of women and men who are allergic to makeup, are constantly on the go, or have lost their hair from alopecia, chemotherapy, or other ailments. She augments her specialties of electrolysis and cosmetic tattooing with waxing, facial treatments, and peels, all performed in welcoming treatment rooms festooned with bright colors, billowing curtains, and animal prints inspired by nature's intricate tattoo work on the cheetah and zebra.