Fritz's talented staff of stylists perform haircuttery that pulls out all the stops, including the one imprisoning a dangerous djinn. Fritz's haircut ($34) prefaces its precision scissor-snipping with a luxurious, meditative shampooing, a hot-towel treatment, and a scalp massage. All the young dudes carrying the news can freshen their follicles with a highlighting ($40+), while distinguished gents can either defy the passing of time with a custom color ($60+) or gray coverage ($35), or rock the salt-and-pepper with a gray blending ($30). Beyond the head, you can sample Fritz's spa-grade services such as a 45-minute customized facial ($45), a 60-minute massage in the style of your choice ($75), a manly and respect-inducing men's manicure ($25), and more.
Sometimes family can drive you crazy. Other times it can provide relaxation, rest, and beauty. For more than 15 years, the family that owns Cuerpos Care Medical Spa has done just that for their clients with therapeutic massage services, facial and body treatments, and chemical peeling. Various facial services get creative with the use of electric currents, oxygen jets, and platelet-rich plasma harvested from the patient’s own blood or stolen from a mosquito’s rainy-day fund. The staff also administers microdermabrasions and acne treatments to undo facial imperfections, and Botox injections help reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
Myself Spa is a family-run company that specializes in beauty and wellness. The staff is made up of licensed therapists trained in various techniques of massage as well as aestheticians who can administer facials and other skincare treatments. Other therapies focus on weight loss and cellulite reduction, including several that rely on state-of-the-art technology.
Ever since small business stopped advertising on fingernails, people have been searching for a way to keep them looking spiffy. That's where Diva owner Evelyn Calderon comes in. She and her staff of expert technicians meticulously decorate finger and toe billboards with a wide array of nail techniques. Salon guests may also request an invigorating facial or banish unwanted hair from eyebrows with a specialty waxing session.
Licensed massage therapist Gloria Aguilar Alonso slackens aching sinews with a dynamic array of soothing bodywork. In the comfort of a private room, clients can solicit Gloria’s flowing Swedish strokes to temper aches, or opt for a therapeutic hot-stone treatment, which uses heated basalt stones and herbal oils to alleviate lower-layer tension. Liud’s Spa also offers a menu of noninvasive medical techniques to promote weight loss and gently shape the female form.
Face-lifts and liposuction have long been associated with invasive surgery and weeks of recovery. But at Yaz Aesthetic & Massage, the staff members take a noninvasive approach to these traditionally surgical procedures. Their liposuction treatment helps remove fatty cells using ultrasonic waves, and their face-lift treatment can tighten complexions with radiofrequencies tuned to the local top-40 station. Clients can opt for more conventional cosmetic services such as facials, waxing, and permanent-makeup sessions, or relax their newly beautified physiques with hot-stone, deep-tissue, and Swedish massages.
Anti-aging expert Dr. Cesar Velilla directs the Dreams & Beauty Medical Spa, a purveyor of state-of-the-art Evolution M.D. skincare products. The med spa smoothes the skin with services such as Botox and laser therapies that remove hair, blot out spider veins, or erase last week's grocery list. The day spa's professional aestheticians deliver firming facials, and stylists in the salon educate clients on maintaining healthy hair while they cut or color strands. Eye-catching red accents enliven the med spa's sleek black-and-white décor. Clients can relax in red velvet armchairs before entering treatment rooms, which boast backlit ledges filled with rocks that are ideal for testing the strength of a new updo.