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Celebrate Dads and Grads

        Why not celebrate the special people in your life with a unique gift idea? Dads or recent Grads would love a gift of relaxation-facials or massage/reiki/reflexology to round out their busy days. The professionals at NOVA SalonSpa can create a custom package for services for you AND we can add a hand-picked selection of products to maintain their stylish cuts. Gift cards are always available in any amount for any budget. If you are crunched Read More

Try and Buy Professional Hot Tools May 2 in North Andover

Curious what the professional stylists use? Stop into NOVA SalonSpa on May 2nd between 11 and 1 and "test drive" the T3 and Hai blow dryers, curling wands and flat irons. Get that perfect finish with and iron that stayed hot and maintains an even temperature while you curl away and get those picture perfect locks. BIG DISCOUNTS on your selection only available that day! 20% off your choice when you pre order, save an additional 5% when you trade in your tools from home (they will be Read More

Bridal Services near Southern, NH

Do’s and Don’ts for The Bride and Bridal Party Whether you are the bride, bridesmaid, mother of the bride or a wedding guest, you need to look your best and picture perfect! Here are a few tips from the professionals at NOVA SalonSpa on some do’s and don’ts while prepping for the big day! Do: Treat yourself to a pre-wedding massage and facial! You can also bring your hubby-to-be with you and have a private retreat together! We offer facials, massages and Reiki. Don’t: Go tanning Read More

Prom Services near Boxford, MA

5 Trendy Hairstyles for Prom 2015! Prom 2015 is right around the corner, which means that in addition to shopping for the perfect dress, you should also be searching for the perfect hairstyle! Trendy hairstyles for formals, proms and weddings this Spring are fun, unique and completely manageable! Here is our list of 5 trendy hairstyles for Prom 2015: Fishtail Mermaid side braid Crown braid Double crown braid French braid The best thing about these types of braids is that Read More

Planning A Trip to the Islands?

There is more to pack than just your bathing suit! If you are planning a trip to the islands, or getting ready to leave for your tropical vacation, you should be sure to add the hair salon to your check list! Call Nova SalonSpa in North Andover TODAY! We offer professional waxing services (brows, lips, bikini and legs!), hair care products (prevent color from fading) as well as facials, massages and permanent make up! Come in for a partial foil for some beautiful golden highlights to bring Read More

Winter Hair Damage Advice

Most think that the humid summer months are the worst for hair care; however, winter comes with its own set of weather-induced frustrations, like dullness, breakage, and staticky locks. Here are some solutions to your dreary winter-hair woes; Staticky hair? Static happens when your hair picks up an electrical charge from the dry air. It's more common in the chillier months because the air is dry, cold and less moist. How to fix it: Try a hydrating shampoo and conditioner. If this Read More

Holiday Shopping Tips: Get An Early Start!

Black Friday comes early this year so let us help you get a kick start on your shopping with these fabulous offers for everyone on your list. Let's be honest, who wouldn't want new products, gift certificates for relaxation or a new flat iron!? Here is a list of specials available through the end of November! Purchase a gift certificate for $59 for the following services: Massage for 55 minutes Swedish, deep tissue or a combination (reg. $80) Facial-NOVA Custom Facial specific Read More

Professional Products Are Not Created Equal

We have a very serious secret to tell you: all professional salon products are not created equal! Only your stylist can recommend the best product for your hair. There are so many products out there and it can get very overwhelming which is why you should always talk to your stylist about the texture of your hair, style and color. These so called "supply stores" say they sell professional products, but there are grades to the products.  While some may work well, some are just pure junk and Read More

Want to know how to get the perfect “beach wave” curl?

Using AVEDA products: Shampoo and Conditioner - Pure Abundance Volume Spray - Pure Abundance style prep spray Thickening Lotion - base builder - Phomollient Finishing Hair Spray - Air Control It is not in one swoop on how that look is created. However, with the right products, curling iron and patience - you can achieve that coveted look! First, you need to have the right hair products. The best products are not just your finishing sprays. It starts with the shampoo you use. Be sure Read More

What is the difference between a trim and a cut?

Before & After! WOW! As the client, it is a BIG DEAL! Do you want a trim, cut or somewhere in between? To the stylist, a trim and a cut are really the same thing; the difference is how much we LEAVE, rather than what we take. Some people think a trim should cost less because we are cutting less however the stylist goes through the same motions no matter what it is called. We blend, we balance and we style. You leave with a style that is uniquely you so it is really the same! More Read More