At Studio V Salon, friendly conversation fills the air as beauticians perform haircuts, manicures and pedicures, and facials that help diminish acne and rosacea. However, guests seeking tranquility can venture into massage therapist Shivanna's private treatment room, where they can get some peace and quiet. There, Shivanna boosts clients' circulation and promotes full-body relaxation with long, flowing Swedish strokes, and performs firm kneads that target deep, troublesome backaches caused by sleeping in the crawlspace of a hobbit house.
A licensed nail technician applies nail knowledge experience alongside countless tricks to keep clients' faces and nails looking their best. This expertise is implemented in services ranging from eyelash extensions and body wraps to acrylic-nail applications and traditional mani-pedis. OPI gel and CND Shellac polishes give fingers and toes a long-lasting pop of color, whereas eyebrow shaping allows for more dramatic eyebrow raises after seeing a friend's pencil shaving collection.
Impressionist paintings line the walls of Alkemy Skincare, adding to the quiet, serene spa environment that surrounds owner Teresa Gomez and her staff as they cleanse complexions and sleeken curves. Teresa calls on her degree in Natural Health and Paramedical Skincare to refine visages through facials that use organic Dr. Hauschka products, reduce cellulite with subdermal heating and ultrasound, and remove hair from bodies and sweltering fur coats with laser technology.
A certified neuromuscular therapist and nationally licensed massage therapist, Krissy Moses created Gifted Touch in order to tailor services to the patient and their pain. Rather than using one modality to cover a variety of aches, Krissy and her team perform massage therapy, assisted stretching, and kinesio taping to ease pains from backs injured while trying to read the care label on a currently worn shirt.:m]]
For more than 20 years, stylist and colorist Frankie Jo Sexton has been adding subtle dimension to locks and using her expertise in color correction to amend less-than-stellar shades. She is also an expert in fusion and weft hair extensions and rounds out her treatment menu with hair-smoothing keratin treatments, which defuse frizz and straighten curls for easier-to-style 'dos and faster turtleneck escapes.
Desires for relaxation and beauty come in many forms. That’s why the staff at Amber Skin Clinic & Day Spa wields a range of equipment that varies from single-use acupuncture needles to Palomar hair-removal lasers. The gentle hush of makeup brushes drifts through the space, which brims with racks of G.M. Collin products, pumpkin scrubs, and mirrors configured not to show your mysterious twin Cranston.