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Best Places To Get A Makeover In Pittsburgh

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Even though the seasons seem to move quickly, there are salons, spas and cosmetic and skin centers that will meet your makeover needs for any reason or season. If you are trying to get the head-to-toe experience, a dedicated staff can direct you with a consultation for that perfect look. The range of services will complete the makeover with hair, makeup, skincare, spa therapy, nails, body treatments and a massage to ensure the finishing touches are just want you want, and check if there are services for men. If there are any planned weddings, then the venues are well-prepared for the bridal services and packages that will complete a memorable day.

Izzazu Salon, Spa & Serata
301 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 325-1600

100 Village Club Drive
Wexford, PA 15090
(724) 933-0100

Whether you travel to downtown Pittsburgh or north to the Wexford location, Izzazu Salon, Spa and Serata has you covered in excellence from head to toe. There are a wide variety of services that will update your makeover look with hair, skin, nails, massage, makeup and  body treatment care that will make you feel  in a meditative  state of peace, relaxation and style. The atmosphere of the salon has  immaculate well-appointed facilities that  prepare you for first class treatment from stylists, skin care specialists and nail technicians. From the very first consultation to the finishing touches, you will know that the services rendered from the experienced staff provide strategies for a long lasting look and an impressive makeover.

Oakmont Skin Care & Electrolysis
620 Allegheny River Blvd.
Oakmont, PA 15139
(4120 828-5870

Just a hop, skip and jump away from downtown Pittsburgh is the Oakmont Skin Care and Electrolysis, a spa facility that can meet all your makeover needs. The first step to makeover success is the experienced staff, and each client can choose myriad of services for hair, makeup, nails, facials, massage, electrolysis, body treatments and a wellness program. The ambiance of the shop has a relaxing feel that makes the client comfortable and leaves stress and distractions outside the door. The clients can continue the makeover process by purchasing skin care products or accessories as a reminder to make another successful appointment.

Above All Grand Salon & Spa
1025 Wexford Plaza Dr.
Wexford, PA 15090
(724) 935-5288

When you are an award-winning spa, salon and skin care facility, then there is something special about the staff and services. The salon and spa environment has an upscale feel and the relaxing specialty rooms, colors and furnishings prepare the client for a makeover to remember. Guests may choose from a haircut and styling, coloring, manicures and pedicures, skin care and therapy and massages. The pampering really begins from the first step into the building and continues, and the escape from everyday issues is soon forgotten by the state-of-the-art equipment. Above All Grand Salon and Spa doesn't forget about the guys, as there are hair, manicures and pedicures and skin care services available.

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Sewickley Spa
337 Beaver St.
Sewickley, PA 15143
(412) 741-4240

If you're looking for class and style from a certified staff that has the skills for a luxurious spa experience, then Sewickley Spa is the place to make an appointment. There are welcoming room selections to indulge in and take in the ambiance heaped in an atmosphere of peace and tranquility. The finishing touches in the salon for a massage, body treatment, facials, manicures, pedicures and body therapies are all indicative of a first-class pampering experience. The best part of the Sewickley Spa is the attention given to the clients, and the staff will ensure that the visit is relaxing, comfortable and will prepare you for what is expected or answer any questions.

Dean Of Shadyside Salon
5404 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(412) 621-7900

When you have over 30 years of experience in providing salon services, Dean of Shadyside is a great choice for a makeover. The services range in a variety of categories and that head-to-toe pampering make for a satisfying experience from a staff that has national and international preparation. There are hair services that include cut and design, coloring, styling and conditioning. A manicure, pedicure or waxing continues with another choice for an extended makeover, and there are special services in a private setting that can be utilized for bridal packages.

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Gerry Cernicky is a retired health and physical education teacher with 36 years of experience. He is a former teacher of the year and a sports writer for the Vandergrift News. He delivers podcasts, and maintains a website and blog. He currently resides in Pittsburgh. His work can be found at


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