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What She Wants for Valentine’s Day

Find It Instantly at H2O Salon Spa!H2O Salon Spa Valentine's Day

Let her know how special she is with a pampering gift package from the award-winning H2O Salon Spa in greater Manchester NH.

H2O Salon Spa has 2 spa packages that are sure to please your Valentine. Instantly available to print or email online h2osalonspa.com

RELAX & RENEW: This package 4 hours total $220.

  • Relaxing 1-1/2 hour facial- H2O’s luxurious facial includes cleansing, gentile exfoliation and a mask chosen specifically for your skin’s needs. Longer massage of the face, neck, shoulders, arms and hands will melt away the tension. Guaranteed to leave you refreshed and relaxed.
  • Lash and Brow Tint- transform lashes and brows from fair and sparse to full and fabulous!
  • Reconditioning Hair Treatment- reduced scalp irritation, reinforced and enriched shine, includes signature H2O scalp massage. An  experience pleasing to all the senses!
  • Blow-dry Style- boost your style with an H2O professional blow-dry!
  • Makeup Lesson- learn from licensed H2O Salon Spa pros how to apply makeup with step by step instruction to look your best. We’ll find your perfect shade for skin, eyes, and lips using the most current trends.

SPA-CATION: This package 2 hours total for $110.

  • Relaxing 50-minute Facial- H2O’s luxurious facial includes cleansing, gentile exfoliation and a mask chosen specifically for your skin’s needs. Massage of the face, neck and shoulders will melt away the tension.
  • Blow-dry Style- boost your style with an H2O professional blow-dry!
  • Makeup Application- Update your look with licensed H2O Salon Spa pros! We’ll find your perfect shade for skin, eyes, and lips using the most current trends.

Choose from H2O Salon Spa gift packages or select a gift certificate amount. There are so many services and products to choose from! Share the love, or love yourself this Valentine’s Day!  h2osalonspa.com  603-641-3050

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H2O Salon Spa Takes 1st Place in 3 Categories in NH A-List CityVoter Awards!

First Time a Business Has Swept All Categories!

GREATER MANCHESTER—H2O Salon Spa took top honors in the Best of New Hampshire’s 2017 A-List CityVoter competition in the Beauty and Wellness category for Best Hair Salon, and Best Day Spa. H2O also took the number-one spot for Wedding Hair and Make-Up.

More than 7,600 votes were cast in the NH A-List CityVoter (http://newhampshire.cityvoter.com/) competition. This was the first time a single business took first place in all of the categories in which it was nominated.

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“All of us at H2O Salon Spa are very honored to have won,” owner Heather Owen, named a New Hampshire Magazine Woman of Achievement in 2007, said.

“In the past 10 years, we’ve earned several state and national awards. I believe it’s because of our philosophy of treating every client as a VIP, that we have a culture of ongoing education with experts in the field, and that we use and offer only the best, most natural hair and skin-care products in our salon.”

Ultrasonic facials, hair and eyelash extensions, and natural, UV-free airbrush tanning are among the many services offered at the award-winning salon, which has its own line of mineral makeup.

Previous accolades include being named Best in New Hampshire three times by New Hampshire Magazine. In 2010 Elle magazine selected H2O as one of the Top 100 Salons in the U.S. (the only one in New Hampshire to be honored that year). The salon was also named a Business of Excellence by New Hampshire Business Review and has been featured on WMUR TV’s New Hampshire Chronicle.

In 2016, H2O took first place for Wedding Hair and Makeup, and was first runner-up in the NH A-List CityVoter competition for Hair Salon, and first runner-up for Best Day Spa. H2O is currently spotlighted in the online Boston Voyager magazine.

“We also pride ourselves on giving back to the community, because everyone deserves to feel beautiful,” Owen added. “When you look your best, you have the confidence to tackle any challenge.” H2O has an ongoing partnership with Families in Transition.

To celebrate, we’re giving you the best deals! OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

To celebrate our trifecta of number-one awards in the 2017 A-List, H2O Salon Spa is continuing to offer some Black Friday specials throughout December, and introducing new specials weekly so clients can join in the party. Call 603-641-3050 or see the specials at http://www.H2OSalonSpa.com. H2O Salon Spa is located in the Bedford Grove shopping center (Boston Interiors, Panera) on South River Road in Bedford, and is open six days a week, including Mondays.

Groom Your Guy! H2O Salon Spa Has Great Gifts He Won’t Get Himself–(But Should)!

‘Tis the Season for Him to Shine Too!       H2O Salon Spa NH Christmas Stocking Stuffer

With parties and get-togethers galore at this time of year, this is a perfect time to tactfully intervene in the man-of-your-life’s grooming habits. You know the saying, “Always dress for the job you want”? The holiday office shindig is just one opportunity for him to put his best look forward.

How can you help?

    • Tuck a face scrub in his Christmas stocking from the award winning H2O Salon Spa boutique. He’ll thank you for better skin in 2018. H2O Salon Spa is conveniently located off South River Rd. in the Bedford Grove Center, bordering Manchester NH.  H2O Salon Spa NH Gentleman's Facial
    • Major overhaul needed? Gift him with a Gentleman’s Facial. Soothes skin irritated by shaving and environmental stress, includes deep-pore cleansing facial massage and custom mask to improve his particular skin. He’ll love how relaxing it is! And you’ll love stroking his clean, exfoliated complexion. Purchase online at h2osalonspa.com from the comfort of your keyboard.
    • Replace the bargain brand, or even worse bar soap, he’s using on his hair. He’ll have luscious locks in no time with Full Potential Shampoo and Conditioner. Add the Full Potential Booster to reduce hair loss up to 46%. H2O Salon Spa licensed beauty professionals are ready to shop with you ensuring you select the perfect gift this holiday season!

Can’t get into the boutique before the gift exchange, or traveling? H2O Salon Spa’s instant gift certificates make it easy to give memorable gifts and you don’t have to get out of your cozy PJs h2osalonspa.com. But you should make an effort to come by.  To celebrate our amazing triple-play at the NH A-List CityVoter Awards (Number-One Hair Salon, Day Spa, and for Wedding Hair and Makeup), we’ve extended some of our Black Friday specials through December, with  new specials each week. The deep discounts are our gift to you, our loyal VIP clients!

All of us at H2O Salon Spa wish you a very merry holiday filled with the warmth of family and friends. H2O Salon Spa NH Full Potential Bumble and bumble

Black Friday Deals: Now!

H2O’s Biggest Sale of the Year!
Shop in Your PJs & Save 20%

Now through Saturday, Nov. 25, you can pre-register to buy a year’s worth of services for 2018 at 20% off at Greater Manchester’s award-winning H2O Salon Spa.

This is how we reward our loyal clients. How much can you save? You can pre-register to buy hair cuts and color, pampering facials, lash lifts, hair or lash extensions, for up to $2,000. If you bought this maximum, you would save $500 on next year’s services. This is the same as getting $500 in free services and/or products at this high-end salon spa! It all adds up to a beautiful you in 2018.

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You can also purchase two products and get a third product of equal or lesser value at 50% off. Need any appliances, such as a dryer or flat iron? Appliances are 10% off.

As a VIP, you can call H2O at 603-641-3050 now to pre-register your credit card and services purchase. Your card won’t be processed until the day of the sale. It doesn’t get any easier than that!

You can also pre-buy services for 2018 online at www.H2OSalonSpa.com, for up to $300, on Black Friday and Saturday only.

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Best deals of the year at H2O Salon Spa on Black Friday & Saturday Nov. 24 & 25. Or pre-register for 2018 services at 20% off.

Psst: you can also get this great deal in the salon on Black Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24 and 25: all products and prepaid services at 20% off. There will be a limited number of clearance items on these two days, including the Art of Shaving, marked at 50% off the original prices. Get something for the men on your shopping list too. H2O Salon Spa retail area Black Friday small wall

But why wait? While everyone else is rushing around on Black Friday and Saturday, you can sleep in. Call 603-641-3050 today to pre-register for 2018 services at 20% off. We predict 2018 will be a beautiful New Year!

H2O Salon Spa Offers the Latest in Beautiful Eyes: The Lash Lift

Longer-looking, beautiful eyelashes in an hour? Yes please!

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Throw Out Your Eyelash Curler! 

GREATER MANCHESTER, NH—Award-winning H2O Salon Spa has added a revolutionary new beauty treatment for eyes to their menu of esthetician services: the Lash Lift. The treatment involves curling and tinting your natural eyelashes to brighten your eyes, making your lashes look longer and darker.

What is a Lash Lift?

You know how using an old-fashioned eyelash curler lifts your eyelashes, giving you a prettier, longer-lashed look? The Lash Lift gives you the same eye-opening effect in an hour, and it lasts 6 to 8 weeks. H2O Salon’s aesthetician is trained in the new and improved perming technique, which uses silicone pads instead of perm rods to create the curl.

As with all H2O Salon products, the formulations used to achieve the curl are safe, and condition and nourish lashes as they are curled. Definitely choose our tinting option to bring out even your palest lashes, beautifully.

This technique lifts the lashes from the root in an upwards fashion, lengthening your own natural lashes to give you a fuller, wide-eyed look. There is no need for lash extensions and the associated aftercare.

Compared to lash extensions, which need to be filled in every few weeks and which can take two hours to apply, a Lash Lift takes about an hour, won’t need to be repeated for about two months, and costs less.

What to expect

After an hour, you can expect to see your natural eyelashes looking longer without lash extensions because the entire length of your lashes will be visible and curled up. At H2O Salon Spa we can also tint your lashes to help them look even more lustrous. Best of all, the ravishing results mean you’ll wake up every day, or come out of the pool, looking as if you’ve curled your lashes and applied mascara–for up to two months!

FAQ

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Yes, we will remove it before treatment.

Can I wear contact lenses during lift?
No. Please remove them before coming in.

Can I wear mascara after my Lash Lift?
Yes, if you wish. However, we do not recommend waterproof mascara and the use of regular makeup remover, since they tend to weaken the lift. H2O has approved makeup remover and our own mascara in the boutique.

What should I use for cleaning my face after lift?
You may use a mild gel cleanser. If you need a makeup remover, H2O has an approved makeup remover in our boutique.

How long will the Lash Lift appointment take?
The whole treatment takes up to 60 minutes, depending on how long and coarse your eyelashes are. The lift takes about 30 minutes; if you choose to have your lashes tinted–and it’s totally worth it–allow an extra 15 minutes.

How long will the curl last?
The eye-opening results of your Lash Lift will last from 6 to 8 weeks.

How often can I repeat the Lash Lift?
The curl will begin to drop gradually, one lash at a time. You can repeat the procedure after 6 weeks.

Can I use my eyelash curler?
You won’t need it! Because eyelash curlers can break off the lashes, we don’t recommend it.

Will I lose any of my lashes because of the lift?
No, however, it is perfectly normal to lose one or two eyelashes daily. It happens to all of us. New eyelashes will grow in place of old ones.

Does the Lash Lift hurt?
No, however you may experience a little discomfort.

Will I have skin irritation?
It’s very rare for someone to have a reaction, but a little redness is normal and will go away after a couple hours.

Can I wash my face after my Lash Lift?
Yes, but not the eyes.

Can I use growth serums after lift?
Yes you can, and we recommend you do! Just wait 3 days after your Lash Lift to start or continue growth serum use.

Do I need an appointment?
Appointments are recommended. However, we do take walk-ins when we can accommodate them. We’re open six days a week, including Mondays!

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  1. Avoid heat the day of your Lash Lift (sauna, facial, hot shower, working out, etc.)​.
  2. Do not apply any oils such as baby oil, coconut oil, etc., during the length of the lift.
  3. Use mild, approved lash cleaner; don’t use regular eye makeup remover or makeup remover wipes.
  4. You can use mascara if you wish. In fact, using H2O Salon Spa-approved mascara daily helps to prolong the lift. Just don’t use waterproof mascara.

Here’s looking at you, and your eye-popping peepers!

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Back to School with Bumble & bumble

Renowned Stylist’s Visit to H2O Was a Cut Above

BEDFORD–H2O Salon Spa, the award-winning salon in southern New Hampshire, closed for the morning and hosted internationally known editorial stylist and professional educator Elizabeth “Bit” Sanders for a hands-on, precision hair-cutting workshop.

This event was an exclusive opportunity offered to H2O Salon Spa by Bit, whose innovative styles grace New York City’s fashion runways. Bit flew in to work with our talented stylists as part of theirH2O’s commitment to ongoing professional development and advancement. H2O Salon Spa is a culture of education and artists working at the top of their field, with an emphasis on service and quality.

H2O’s ongoing involvement in educational sessions, fashion shows, and editorial hairstyling, keeps its in-demand staff fresh and forward thinking, continually expanding their talents. This approach and dedication contribute to H2O’s unique experience focusing on modern techniques, meticulous precision, and a fresh perspective on individual style. And, as you can see, we had fun!

 

 

 

Gifts of Beauty–Instantly!

Instant Gift Certificates = Instant Gratification

GREATER MANCHESTER, NH:  How do we love thee? Let us count the ways: Mother’s Day, anniversary, graduation, wedding, birthday . . . The month of May presents a dizzying array of gift-giving occasions, but don’t worry: Award-winning H2O Salon Spa has got you covered–beautifully.

From award-winning color (including ombre, bayalage and highlights) to therapeutic hair treatments and extensions, airbrush and our own mineral makeup, to eyebrow tinting and lash extensions, from relaxing to ultrasonic facials, custom spray tanning and waxing, to last-minute blowdry for a special date, H2O’s stylists do it all.

WEDDING CLOSEUPWhat mom, bride or graduate wouldn’t love a day of pampering? We offer a full menu of bridal services, including the bridal party, and will come to you. H2O Salon was voted Best Wedding Hair and Makeup in the A-List City Voter competition held by New Hampshire Public Television (NHPTV).

Note: Mother’s Day package illustrated above and on the H2O Salon Spa home page is available only through May 14, so buy now!

Or maybe you could use a spring refresh? Our ultrasonic facials clear away winter dullness and dead skin, and can leave you looking younger. Get ready for your honeymoon at the beach resort with a spray tan, customized for your skin tone (no orange allowed!).

H2O Salon Spa and owner Heather Owen was named a Business of Excellence by New Hampshire Business Review; chosen Best of New Hampshire three years in a row in New Hampshire magazine; and featured in Elle magazine as one of the Top 100 Salons in the U.S.

H2O Salon Spa has been featured on WMUR-TV’s “New Hampshire Chronicle” and spotlighted in leading trade publications. In New Hampshire Public Television’s A-List City Voter competition, H2O took number-one for wedding hair and make-up, first runner-up for Beauty and Wellness Hair Salon, and first runner-up for Best Day Spa.

To experience excellence at H2O Salon Spa, go to www.h2osalonspa.com, or call 603-641-3050. H2O is in the Bedford Grove shopping center on South River Road in Bedford, NH. Now open Monday through Saturday!

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H2O Salon Spa Manchester NH, Bedford NH, Wants You to Sparkle This Spring!

Sparkel this spring with the award winning H2O Salon Spa, Manchester NH- Named Best Salon, Best Hair Color and Best Wedding Hair and Makeup in New Hampshire.

‘Tis the season to lighten up & show your spring colors.

GREATER MANCHESTER, NH:  Let award-winning H2O Salon Spa named Best Salon, Best Hair Color and Best Wedding Hair and Makeup give you a fresh new face for spring! A full service salon and day spa, let us brighten your face and your outlook with a makeup application in the season’s latest makeup fashion colors for only $30. But start with a clean slate; if your skin is still showing winter’s dryness and dullness, you need a facial!  make an appointment with our esthetician for one of our skin-brightening facials first. (Go even deeper with an ultrasonic facial. Ultrasonic facials remove dead skin cells, unclog pores and improve blood circulation in the skin for an immediate noticeable difference in skin surface!)

How about your hair style? Switch it up with a new hair color, flattering and youthful highlights, or throw in some sizzling  of  with an ombre or baylayage hi-light hair color. We’ll include a therapeutic hair treatment–a $40 value–for free! H2O Salon Spa was chosen Best in New Hampshire three years in a row, including Best Color in NH, so we know you’ll love it!

Nothing says “I just came from the salon” better than a fabulous haircut and a volumizing blowout. Keep that glam going with a package of blowouts: 6 for $100 if you buy blowdries now through April 30th. Blowdry packages never expire. That’s a savings of 20%! Good for blowouts from the H2O Salon Spa stylist-level team, blowdry bar.

For those special spring holidays, mother’s day, and anniversaries, remember to download or pick up an instant gift certificate from H2O Salon Spa, Manchester’s award-winning hair salon and day spa, so she can select the special services and products she wants to feel pampered and beautiful. What bride, graduate, mother or glam grandmother wouldn’t love a new look from H2O Salon Spa voted Best in Wedding Hair and Makeup in New Hampshires NHPTV’s  A-List competition? (And don’t forget to call your mother!)

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Put Your Best Face Forward

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GREATER MANCHESTER, NH:  H2O Salon Spa knows that facials are one of the most pampering treatments you can enjoy. Facials are not only relaxing, they deep clean pores, remove dead skin cells, and rehydrate the skin for a smoother, softer, fresher look and feel.

Now award-winning H2O Salon Spa is offering facials with the latest in ultrasonic technology to cleanse, exfoliate, extract impurities and infuse prescribed serums deep into the skin for visible results.

“Ultrasonic facials are treatment-focused and results-driven,” H2O esthetician Haley explained. They can reduce fine lines, age spots and rehydrate and “plump up” skin for a brighter, dewy look.

How it works

Through a process called cavitation, low-frequency ultrasonic waves at a whopping 28,000 vibrations a second create micro jets that go deep into pores, flushing out dirt, makeup and dead skin cells. This also boosts circulation. As pores are softened, topical skincare products go deeper, permeating the skin (called sonophoresis) and delivering better results.

Sonophoresis activates skin cells that produce collagen and elastin. This diminishes fine lines and wrinkles and restore a youthful glow to the skin. This high-tech facial is non-invasive, and safe for all types of skin, from acne to rosacea to mature skin.

Although some notice visible results right away, the best results happen over time with a series of three or six facials.

“This gets your skin to optimal condition,” Haley said. To maintain the rejuvenated look, monthly facials are recommended.

Using premium products prescribed for your skin is also vitally important. At H2O Salon Spa, we’re proud to offer only the highest quality skin- and hair-care products, including many exclusive lines you won’t find anywhere else.

Come in for our signature seven-step consultation and see what we can do for you! After a facial and consultation with our esthetician, you can take the benefits of ultrasonic technology home with you by purchasing the Skin Perfecter four-in-one beauty tool (currently offered exclusively at H2O).

It’s important to work with a licensed esthetician before buying an electronic product, Haley cautioned. First, you get the best results after having a professional treatment. Secondly, as the esthetician does the ultrasonic facial, she can see what’s happening and how your skin is reacting.

“It’s important to know when to stop because the tools we use are powerful. You can’t go over an area too long, for example. I can also determine and recommend the best products and amount of them to use.”

Ultrasonic facials range from about $100 to $150. See http://www.h2osalonspa.com for any special offers.

H2O Salon Spa and owner/art director Heather Owen was named a Business of Excellence by New Hampshire Business Review; chosen Best of New Hampshire three years in a row in New Hampshire magazine; and featured in Elle magazine as one of the Top 100 Salons in the U.S.

H2O Salon Spa has been featured on WMUR-TV’s “New Hampshire Chronicle” and spotlighted in leading trade publications. In New Hampshire Public Television’s A-List City Voter competition, H2O took number-one for wedding hair and make-up, first runner-up in Beauty and Wellness Hair Salon, and first runner-up for Best Day Spa.

To experience excellence at H2O Salon Spa, go to www.h2osalonspa.com, or call 603-641-3050. H2O is in the Bedford Grove shopping center on South River Road in Bedford, NH.

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Safe Tanning All Year Long!

Get a unique, sun-kissed vacation glow in minutes

GREATER MANCHESTER, NH:  Everyone loves that kissed-by-the-sun glow, but tanning beds are major no-no’s for your body’s largest organ, your skin. The next best thing is a spray tan, and the absolutely best way to get that summertime color all year long is with a spray tan at H2O Salon Spa.

Why is our spray tan the best? Unlike most tanning salons that can leave you looking like the Great Pumpkin, we use premium, all-natural products that are custom-blended to enhance your complexion.

Spray tanning is quick, painless, and you’ll emerge from our tanning room looking like you’ve spent a week in the Islands. Just the thing before that cruise, trip to Hawaii, or special event. Any strapless gown—whether for New Year’s Eve, a wedding or a prom—looks extra stunning with a light spray tan that can camouflage any skin blemishes.

H2O Salon Spa and owner/art director Heather Owen was named a Business of Excellence by New Hampshire Business Review; chosen Best of New Hampshire three years in a row in New Hampshire magazine; and featured in Elle magazine as one of the Top 100 Salons in the U.S.

H2O Salon Spa has been featured on WMUR-TV’s “New Hampshire Chronicle” and spotlighted in leading trade publications. In New Hampshire Public Television’s A-List City Voter competition, H2O took number-one for wedding hair and make-up, first runner-up in Beauty and Wellness Hair Salon, and first runner-up for Best Day Spa.

To experience excellence at H2O Salon Spa, go to www.h2osalonspa.com, or call 603-641-3050. H2O is in the Bedford Grove shopping center on South River Road in Bedford, NH.

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