Essence is a really great salon with an even better atmosphere. The parking is more than ample and it's location is within 10 minutes of major shopping areas so you can run your errands before or after youn get your hair done. Sandra the owner is a fantastic stylist and Tamika can do wonders with even the craziest hair. if you don't need your hair done then get your nails done. Hair care products are also sold for the customer's convience.