Quality Inn Airport
10232 Natural Bridge Rd.
Saint Louis, MO 63134
Phone: (314) 427-5955
Fax: (314) 427-3079
Beauty & Spas
Fernando's is a unique hair salon. Located in beautiful Westport, Fernando's mission is to bring the best stylists together in one location. All of the stylists are self-employed and come from a variety of backgrounds in a variety of services. Besides cuts, colors and styles, the salon offers massages, bridal packages and skin treatments. Since each stylist is an independent entity, clients are encouraged to call in with their specific beauty goals in mind, after which they will be directed to the ideal team member for the job. Fernando's claim to fame is their fashion forward approach to beauty: always remain a step ahead of the trends. Though women are the primary clientele, men are certainly welcome to sit in a chair. Hours are sporadic, depending on which stylist is on duty. Though walk-ins are welcome, it is always best to make an appointment.
D-Zine Hair and Art studio prides itself on being more than just a hair salon. It strives to display interesting and thought provoking art on its walls in order to inspire both the clientele and stylists. The D-Zine crew thinks of hair styling as an art, so they will treat you well and make sure you walk out of their studio looking like a masterpiece. Their prices are very reasonable, especially considering they shampoo and condition your hair before your cut and always give you a nice blow-dry before you leave.
Iron Age Tattoo has a pretty big reputation in St. Louis. They have a large studio with several artists that are ready to accommodate appointments and walk-ins. The artists are willing to design unique tattoos or use any design in their store collection. The hygiene and quality are both top-notch. You can also count on them for piercings, piercing accessories and tattoo care.
This is the gym for the city-dweller. Located in the magnificent Chase Park Plaza, the 18,000-square foot fitness center with high-tech equipment in a comfortable, classy atmosphere is nothing to sneeze at. What separates Sante from other gyms is the customization. Advisors and trainers help create exercise, diet and lifestyle plans that are specific to the individual. Lifestyle analyses upon request will assess the best program to regulate sleep patterns, minimize stress, and even deal with emotional and motivational issues. So stop by the gym for a quick run or to talk to a professional and get your life on track.
If searching for a quick fix in a short time on a reasonable dime, La Petite Spa is the place to go. This spa specializes in manicures and pedicures with all the professionalism and quality of pricier, cosmopolitan nail salons. Clients are known to return frequently, recommend friends and family regularly, and smile perpetually. The shop is quaint and the atmosphere is simple. The staff aims to please clients, catering to specific needs in a pleasant and gentle manner. Enjoy a girls’ (or guys’) day out with a well deserved pampering. Afterward, run next door for sushi and a martini.
The talented staff at Bouffant Daddy in downtown Maplewood can cut hair in a way that no one else can. They specialize in men and women’s cuts, sparing no expense on their clientele. The stylists are serious artists who can make hair do what it was meant to do. Everything in this snazzy salon is up to par: the quality of the style, the time in which the style is completed, and the price! For a great time and a hairdo you won't regret, visit Bouffant Daddy. Afterward, head down the street and get a new outfit.
Cropping the coif is always a fun experience in Maplewood, and this traditional barber shop is no exception. Maple Leaf Barber Shop is nothing fancy or out of the norm, just a laid back, old school barber shop with all the trimmings: interesting conversation, dedication to customer service, compassion for the neighborhood, and a familial atmosphere. After one visit, everybody knows your name. The prices aren't bad either. Maple Leaf Barber Shop specializes in men's cuts, but the talented barbers can handle the heads of women and children. Make an appointment and an excuse to visit downtown Maplewood. -Cathryn D. Blue
With a philosophy that embodies freedom, the stylists at Natural Uhuru aim to promote the growth, strength, beauty, and appreciation of natural hair and natural lifestyles. They offer services that include lock repair and maintenance, cornrows, pixie braids, and facial massages in a relaxed and spiritually cultivating atmosphere. The warm earth tones throughout the salon, accented by beautiful paintings created by one of the stylists, give patrons a feeling of renewal that extends beyond the fresh hairdo. Prices are reasonable, and the expertise is worth every penny.
GYA is the heart and brainchild of four women with a mission to make the arts accessible to the community. Located in historic Mid Town, this cooperative gallery offers goods and services that include sculptures and paintings, textile designs, homemade vegan treats, and on site holistic hand and nail treatments. Live musical performances and cultural demonstrations are featured on various days during the month and artists offer lessons in different types of artistic expression. Stop by GYA to absorb the inspirational ambiance, meet other lovers of the arts, or indulge in a vegan sweet tart. -Cathryn D. Blue
Located in the bustling South Grand Business District, Salon St. Louis creates the look you're going for. Whether stopping in for a routine cut or in need of a complete make over, Salon St. Louis is the first place to stop. Lacking the pretentious flamboyance of many modern salons, Salon St. Louis doesn't intimidate anyone. The attentive, versatile staff is detail oriented when it comes to haircuts, and their goal is to come as close as possible to their customers' desires. Open six days a week, it's easy to find time to make beauty your first priority. Walk-ins are welcome. Makeup and skin care products are also available.
Fitness Factory, located on the bustling Washington Avenue strip in Downtown St. Louis is the perfect place for the cosmopolitan city dweller to keep the cut in those biceps. The location and hours are ideal for residents of this loft district and for folks who like to work out then hang out. Offering a steam room, towel service, and even laundry and lockers, this gym aims to be as ergonomic as possible for their clients. Besides having all the regular amenities of a state of the-art gym, the atmosphere is quite modish and caters to the spry and sociable. This gym is a great place to meet new friends, business partners, or special someones.
Great Cuts is located just off of the downtown Washington Avenue strip. Offering men's and women's cuts and colors, Great Cuts welcomes walk-ins. For first timers, a 70% introductory rate applies. If clients aren't happy, they never have to come back, and they're only out a few bucks. However, that rarely happens and even the regular prices are reasonable. Great Cuts also performs waxes, scalp massages, and cuts for kids.