From Image Salon & Day Spa’s airy reception area, corridors lead to relaxing massage rooms with beige walls and hardwood flooring. The 2,000-square-foot facility has separate areas for salon services, massages, and manicures to ensure that jealous muscles don’t demand to be coated in polish. The salon and spa offers a comprehensive range of services, including body wraps, facials, and private jacuzzi sessions augmented by optional hors d’oeuvres such as wine and chocolates.
Today's Groupon to Massage Heights makes it easy for anyone to enjoy the soothing benefits of a high-quality, muscle-melting massage performed by a licensed massage therapist. Choose from Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point, maternity, or sports massage. One hour of back-attack bliss can be spent on a Swedish, which uses long, flowing strokes to knead away stress and tension, or its brethren modality, the deep tissue, a similar but more targeted and intense approach. Deactivate localized pockets of pain with the trigger-point massage, or prepare for the girth of birth with a maternity massage to help with prenatal issues such as back pain and the emotional toil of carrying around a hungry, kick-happy alien for nine months.
For Maya Zahira, belly-dancing is both an activity and a prescription. She views the dance as a healing act that can affect the mind as well as the body and has personally reaped its many benefits—practicing the art helped her to lose 100 pounds. Today, she leads private, semiprivate, and group lessons for all skill levels. Her classes are geared toward women of every age and build because Maya maintains a safe, positive setting for rehearsing sinuous techniques. Regardless of each pupil's experience, she strives to build their sense of confidence and poise simultaneously.
Weekly class series highlight beginning and intermediate choreography and outfit dancers with props such as hip scarves, finger cymbals, and, for advanced protégés, a second belly on their back. During Slow Burn Bellydance sessions, Maya shifts her attention to strengthening core muscles with the dance's hypnotizing isolations. She can target her private classes and workshops toward specific goals, whether clients want to perfect their arm work or learn to twirl with veils; she also performs at special events from birthday parties to wedding receptions.
The chiropractors at Fountain of Life Family Chiropractic address chronic pain with adjustments and strive to correct problems via posture correction while also helping patients make changes to nutrition and lifestyle. They also relieve muscular and skeletal maladies with spinal decompression as well as massage performed by certified massage therapists. These treatments have been known to cure afflictions other than back pain, and include maladies such as allergies, headaches, and sciatica.
Licensed aesthetician Erica Munoz, owner of Spa Catalina, helms a staff of beauty maestros, who conduct a symphony of skin-sprucing treatments. Erica has studied under Dr. Doris Day, a board-certified doctor and frequent guest on Good Morning America. And Spa Catalina's laser technicians each achieved national certification in laser technology before they began setting to work removing unwanted hair or etching their initials in the moon. Laser hair-removal treatments toast follicular pigment with intense light energy, shutting down strand-production factories without harming the surrounding tissue. When they aren't zapping epidermises, Spa Catalina's experts mollycoddle visages with facials, ease the appearance of aging through microdermabrasion and dermaplaning, and swaddle corpuses in relaxing body wraps.
The beauty professionals at Adore Nails And Spa enhance nails and faces. Nail techs begin mani-pedis with basic cleansing and grooming, and enhance the experience with citrus scrubs, fruit-oil massages, and coats of chip-resistant polish. Waxing specialists focus their talents on the eyebrows. Working with the precision of robot surgeons, they spread wax across brows and lift away errant hairs.
Salon Trio haircare experts Jillian Guyer, Mandy Pulse, and Tameka Daughtery enliven clients' locks with inventive tints and professional haircare products. Inside the sleekly modern beauty emporium, metallic turquoise hues accentuate colorful shelves of Redken and Aquage products, which infuse strands with healing sea botanicals and appear exclusively in independent salons and beautician-piloted ghost ships. During sessions with stylists, clients explore a variety of different techniques that the stylist and master colorist has acquired their years of experience. After a shampoo and trim tame out-of-control locks, patrons may opt to subtly brighten hairstyles with natural hues, or experiment with bolder colors including pink, purple, or the plaid of their favorite Scottish clan’s tartan.