When in the presence of an apparition, the hairs above the lip and between the brows will stand on end. Quell paranoia by eliminating these ghost detectors with today's deal. For $6, you get either an upper-lip or eyebrow wax from Salon Lavish, a $12 value. This moderately upscale salon in Grey Gables/Bon Air employs an army of skilled hands to carefully and professionally execute delicate waxing services (among others).
The staff at Shannon Michael Salon, a Paul Mitchell Focus Salon, are not ones to learn through trial and error. Rather, they go through purposeful monthly training to stay apace of the latest trends and techniques. Haircuts and coloring from pro- and master-level stylists testify to the success of their mission, with results both elegant and cutting edge. The staff also deliver elaborate nail services, such as hot-stone manicures and peppermint foot masks with warm towels and hand and foot massages.
Carolina Sun's aestheticians envelop anatomies in FIT Bodywraps to release toxins, quicken blood flow, and work toward supple, tightened skin. During each one-hour session clients nap or read as they burn up to 1,400 calories––roughly the equivalent of fighting in a kangaroo boxing match. The FIT wrap’s infrared heat speeds up metabolism, causing bodies to sweat out toxins, and toasts fat tissue to inhibit the formulation of cellulite. Once the arms, abdomen, upper thighs, and lower legs are snugly bundled, clients can adjust their own temperature in single-degree increments. Getting burritoed in a FIT wrap can alleviate joint stiffness, boost immune systems, and help reduce cellulite while enhancing the body’s natural salsa-and-cheese flavors.
Dr. Patrick J. Naples heads up Naples Health, a clinic devoted to obstetrics and gynecology care and laser aesthetics. He and his team tend to the medical needs of women, from issuing preventive health measures to rolling out the welcome mat for the stork. They ward off signs of aging with skin-tightening treatments and laser vein therapies and banish unwanted body hair with blasts from the Cutera CoolGlide laser. Other aesthetic services include skin rejuvenation treatments, Botox, dermal fillers, and TruSculpt, which targets troublesome areas of body fat without surgery.
The professional hair curators at Shannon Leigh's Salon apply know-how and fortifying treatments to fashion newly shorn manes into eye-catching hirsute exhibits. Scissors deliver pink slips to split ends before stylists craft coifs into fresh and fetching variants, teaching clients how to maintain their new 'dos at home or after a whirlwind date with a hurricane. A deep-conditioning treatment seeps into and rehydrates strands parched from harsh chemical treatments, and a colorist tints hair in a subtle or bold new chromatic overcoat.
Experienced aestheticians welcome you into Facial Impressions with a skincare consultation to determine the proper products to tend your skinscape’s isthmuses, mesas, and archipelagoes. The serene, homey spa then provides finicky skull-sheaths with a luxurious, 90-minute customized facial ($100) with Éminence Organic skincare products, which may include such delectable ingredients as crushed rose petals, paprika, cucumber, parsley, and cactus pulp to moisturize dry spots, waken tired patches, subdue outbreaks, evict toxins, and clean up any raging oil slicks. Professional cleansing exfoliates the skin, removing traces of makeup, dirt, and Dust Bowl–residue while Roto-Rooting backed-up pores for a beaming, fresh-faced glow. All facials conclude with complimentary hand, arm, and neck massages to send strife sailing down the memory hole, leaving nothing but a trail of ingenuous bliss in its wake.