GNC's opulent aisles display a wide variety of vitamin and mineral and herbal supplements, as well as sports nutrition, diet, energy, bodycare, and other health products. The Mega Men Sport multivitamin ($19.99 for 90 caplets) supports muscle recovery and energy levels and aids speedy male metabolisms without dangling steaks in front of their treadmills. Fuel feats of female strength with the Women's Ultra Mega Active multivitamin ($19.99 for 90 caplets). Two pounds of Pro Performance 100% whey protein ($28.99) distract taste buds with the flavor of chocolate, vanilla, or strawberry and smuggle 20 grams of high-quality protein into the body in each scoop. Promote healthy bones with a calcium supplement, such as coral calcium ($19.99 for 180 capsules) sustainably harvested from the Okinawa sea to provide a healthy two-to-one ratio of calcium and magnesium.
A veritable beautification abode, Pure Salon Spa assists patrons in transforming their weathered skin and unruly manes into well-manicured, attention-grabbing features. Thanks to the steady-handed skills of an experienced staff—which features Kentucky’s only certified stylist who can apply Great Lengths hair extensions using cold fusion technology—customers feel confident about obtaining a wide range of salon and spa services. Spiff up fleshoskeletons with a 30-minute Pure Focus facial ($35) that exfoliates stressed skin and removes Tootsie Roll smears, full legs waxing ($55), makeup application ($25), or a Pure Focus manicure ($20). Or, avoid paying groundskeepers to snip away at your mop top with a pair of garden shears by obtaining a women’s ($25+) or men’s ($15+) haircut and style.
Since 1962, the motor mavens at Big O Tires have been treating tin lizzies to a slew of services, including their specialty 30-minute express oil changes. The tireless techs speedily slurp out old oil with anteater-esque precision, replacing worn out filters, and rewarding loyal dip sticks with up to 5 quarts of new crude. Following a chassis lubrication, wheel wranglers remove each tire, before moving them and their entire DVD collection to a new home in an adjacent wheel well, helping to guarantee even wear and tear. After a thorough fluid check and preventative maintenance analysis, revamped rides are happily reunited with the owners to depart together into the sunset. Upgrades are available for diesel oil (price based on vehicle and location), high-mileage oil ($10–$15 extra), and synthetic oil ($20–$30 extra).
Sissy's Consignment & Boutique cultivates a unique selection of boutique items that includes apparel, jewelry, shoes, and customizable Miche bags. Available in various sizes, Miche base bags include stylish shells that slip over the bag to match different outfits on the fly.
The Popcorn Station's crew whips up freshly exploded kernels in more than 35 flavors categorized as seasoned, sweet, specialty, and chocolate. Noses can follow the unmistakably appetizing smells to samples such as white chocolate kettlecup, buffalo wing and ranch, chocolate covered caramel, and a cheese and caramel mix before shoppers find the perfect flavor to fill a bag, tin, or roommate’s pillowcase. Beyond the counter, The Popcorn Station team supports businesses and fundraisers by packaging microwavable bags and customizing logo tins.
Whether by outfitting customers with colorful materials and patterns, or teaching them how to sew quilts themselves, Among Friends Quilt Shop's creative staff enjoys aiding customers with their quilt-centric desires. Inside the 1,200-square-foot classroom, the shop's instructors lead quilting classes, ranging from beginners-quilting classes to those for more advanced students that focus on equipping students with the necessary skills to create fun quilts and home decoration items. Among Friends' online shop outfits shoppers with the materials they need to sew their own items, including fabric, kits, and patterns, and their physical shop stores more than 6,000 bolts of cotton fabrics and 1,000 book and pattern titles. Also inside the shop— named one of the top 10 quilting shops in the country in the Fall and Winter 2008 issue of Better Homes and Gardens' Quilt Sampler magazine— is a "Husband Parking Area" with seats and cable TV, a kiddie corner with toys, and a cafe that serves steaming cups of fresh coffee on the house.