Different chandeliers are features throughou the space.
Different chandeliers are features throughou the space.
Five Yume shampoo chairs take clients on a sensory journey.
Five Yume shampoo chairs take clients on a sensory journey.
Medalyn Salon was designed to make each guest feel at home.
Medalyn Salon was designed to make each guest feel at home.
A color bar seats six guests and is the heartbeat of the salon.
A color bar seats six guests and is the heartbeat of the salon.
The color bar features USB ports and plug-ins so clients can work on the laptops, tablets or phones while their color processes.
The color bar features USB ports and plug-ins so clients can work on the laptops, tablets or phones while their color processes.
An overview shot of the salon.
An overview shot of the salon.
The retail area at Medalyn.
The retail area at Medalyn.
An exterior shot of Medalyn.
An exterior shot of Medalyn.
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Five Yume shampoo chairs take clients on a sensory journey.
Medalyn Salon was designed to make each guest feel at home.
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Medalyn Salon was designed to make each guest feel at home.
A color bar seats six guests and is the heartbeat of the salon.
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A color bar seats six guests and is the heartbeat of the salon.
The color bar features USB ports and plug-ins so clients can work on the laptops, tablets or phones while their color processes.
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The color bar features USB ports and plug-ins so clients can work on the laptops, tablets or phones while their color processes.
An overview shot of the salon.
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An overview shot of the salon.
The retail area at Medalyn.
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The retail area at Medalyn.
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Medalyn Salon and Medspa
Kennesaw, Georgia
Medalyn.com
Owner: Melanie Thurmon and Britteny Nieto
Salon style: upscale, romantic, vintage
Square footage: 2,600
Stations: 18
Treatment rooms: 1
Equipment: Takara Belmont, Buy Rite Beauty
Furniture: Takara Belmont, Buy Rite Beauty
Total design investment: $360,000
Retail lines: Aveda
Color lines: Aveda
Design by: J. Boston Arts
Architects: R. Design Works
Photography: Katerina Fullen

With a variety of chandeliers overhead at Medalyn Salon and Spa and different antique mirrors at each station throughout the space, each client enjoys their own customized design experience. A custom-built color bar includes USB ports and outlet plug-ins so clients can stay connected during their services.

Owner’s comment: “When clients are escorted to the shampoo area, they are taken through doors that are more than 100 years old and into a calm, dark room with five Yume salon chairs. Clients lay flat while the stylists take them on a sensory journey of scalp massage, hand massage and a peppermint oil and hot towel treatment.”