Awards & Recognition


The Industry Source magazine announced the winner of their 2008 Best of the Best Contest. Estilo Salon and Day Spa of West Des Moines, Iowa was awarded First Place and named the Best of the Best 08 Salon/Spa of the Year. Published by The Nailco Group, The Industry Source magazine ignites and heightens the salon and spa profession by featuring business, lifestyle and technical dialogue designed to inspire business owners and leaders in the professional beauty industry.

Community involvement is a priority for Estilo. They were the first salon to participate in the Big Hair Ball benefit fundraiser for the Des Moines Art Center. Estilo donates hairstyling services for 40 to 60 models participating in the Iowa State University fashion department’s yearly fashion show. They also give to community organization fundraisers frequently.

Estilo’s emphasis will be focusing on more events within their development. This includes help with organizing some winter events in Lakeside terrace, participation in the American Cancer Society Strides for Breast Cancer event in May at the Village of Ponderosa and taking part in the Senior Open Golf Tournament held at Glen Oakes Golf Course. They will participate by giving out brochures, sampling those attending the event and being involved with drawings and prizes.

Named One of 200 Fastest Growing Salons by Salon Today Magazine

Estilo Salon and Day Spa, owned by Cindy Landa, recently was named one of the 200 fastest-growing salons by Salon Today Magazine, a top business publication for the professional beauty industry. Since opening its doors on May 1, 2000, Estilo has made its mark in the community and has been voted one of the metro area's best Day Spas.


Additonal Accomplishments;

Estilo Salon & Day Spa was recognized by Elle Magazine as best color salon.

City View Best of Des Moines for Best Salon and Spa

DSM Magazines Top List for Best Hair, Manicure, Pedicure and Facial

Estilo Salon and Day Spa has been seen in countless issues of the magazine Inspire. The Inspire hairstyling book is an industry publication that is seen in salons around the world.