Board-certified ER physician Dr. Don Gates knows the dangers of obesity first hand. After experiencing a 40-pound weight gain and a huge spike in blood sugar levels a little more than a decade ago, he decided it was time to take control. Today, he draws from his own past experiences to help others manage obesity-related disorders or remain at an ideal weigh. At Scale Solutions, he oversees medical weight loss programs that rely on appetite suppressants, diet plans, and fitness routines. To help clients overcome fatigue, he also administers lipotropic injections that are rich in vitamin B12 and metabolism-boosting amino acids.
OceanAirSC’s experts clear vents, ducts, and upholstery of dust and debris. By spelunking homes' nooks and crannies with professional equipment and products, the team leaves sofas, dryer vents, and crawlspaces sparkling clean. Keeping these areas neat and tidy helps prevent the growth of unpleasantness such as mold, which can harm a person’s health by eventually turning into artery-clogging blue cheese.
At age 16, when most girls swoon for dreamy eyes and dimples, Kellie McCann fell for a Canon AE-1. After graduating with a degree in photojournalism and winning awards freelancing for newspapers, she opened her eponymous studio. Honing her talent over nearly two decades, Kellie has documented dozens of weddings and family portraits. During portrait sessions, Kellie adapts the scarlet hues of sunset or sunny yellow light of a bright afternoon to frame her subjects in natural light when possible—an organic principle she maintains whether capturing the smiles of children or the paralyzing fear in newly engaged couples' eyes.
Paulie's Produce exists to fill dinner tables and restaurants with the freshest fruits and vegetables possible. Delivered produce boxes ensure customers get to cook with seasonal ingredients, such as vine-ripened tomatoes and crisp cucumbers that snap when you bite into them or break in half during displays of brute strength. The boxes feature produce from local farms and growers, and travel straight from market to doorstep.
Hilton Head Island Photography catalogs life's many stages while utilizing the surrounding beaches as its picturesque backdrop. The company assembles shoots out in the dunes, or down by the water's edge, snapping shots only in the evening to ensure the lighting is just right. To deliver flawless results, Hilton Head Island Photography boasts a partnership with a professional photo lab, as well as the latest tools in digital technology.
For more than 25 years, Island Postal Center has ensured that gifts, keepsakes, and artwork have left Hilton Head securely packaged. The center tends to postal services as well as other administrative tasks including scanning, faxing, and photo printing. A notary is also on-hand Monday–Friday to notarize documents such as power of attorney or an IOU for the last strawberry-jelly donut in the box.