Beauty in Portland, OR
Sometimes you need some beauty services, but don't have time to spend all day at the salon or spa. Check out Be Smooth in Portland's popular Pearl District. Their motto is "Fast & Perfect. Affordable Prices. No Appointments." But don't think that you'll have to sacrifice going somewhere chic in the name of efficiency! Be Smooth is modern and clean and they offer high-end skincare lines as well. If you like to beautify on a regular basis, ask about their membership program that gives you access to better prices and specials. A little tip -- Sundays seem to be their busiest day, so try to avoid it, if you can.
Everything about Beauty Mark is just perfectly perfect -- from the services that they offer (waxing, facials, massage and acupuncture), to the decor, to their sweet little business cards in bowls on the counter. Portland gals who are regulars at Beauty Mark rave about it because it feels like you are in your own personal salon -- private and comfortable with staff that makes you feel at ease! Clients also love that you can usually get a same-day appointment at Beauty Mark, which is great for those hot last-minute dates!
Blush Beauty Bar in Portland's Alphabet District is a beauty secret that's dying to get out! Not only do they offer services like makeup application, eyebrow treading, facial waxing and makeup lessons, everything is done quickly -- designed so that you can stop in after work to get freshened up or on your way out for a hot date over the weekend. The Shirley Temple, a 30-minute makeup session for $30, is a popular choice with regular clients. Looking for something fun to do with girlfriends? Ask about Blush's after-hours parties!
Are you looking for a great everyday salon where the stylists truly listen to what you want and you feel like you can relax and be yourself instead of get dressed up to go to a stuffy spa environment? Check out Fancy! Salon in Portland. They pride themselves on offering the best services possible, including feather hair extensions and eyelash extensions, but in a friendly and laid back setting. Plus, services at Fancy! are reasonably prices, which is hard to find! A haircut will set you back around $35. Before booking an appointment, check out each stylist's bio on their website and pick someone that will be a good fit.
From what we can find from our sources in Portland, Jet Salon in Beaverton, a suburb of Portland, offers the best blow-out in the area! Regular clients rave about the stylists who are known to make true hair miracles -- creating styles that you didn't realize were possible with your hair. Jet Salon offers a full-range of hair and nail services including keratin treatments, makeup instruction and special event styling. Gals with curly hair particularly seem to love going to Jet Salon where they are experienced with cutting curly locks.