Dr. John W. Branch has a sterling resume that includes performing the most cataract surgeries of any ophthalmologist-in-training in the University of South Florida's history. Dr. Branch, an expert refractive eye surgeon specializing in LASIK, helps restore guests' vision to crystalline clarity. He and the team at Southern Eye Associates stay up-to-date on the latest technology in laser vision correction and use the same technology as the military on their soldiers. It's that kind of commitment and work ethic that's helped them earn a nod as one of the best businesses in central Texas, as voted on by the readers of the Killeen Daily Herald.
Laser Lounge Med Spa owners Kathi Mezger and Mary Bauer saw their hometown’s need for a med spa. They decided to put their combined 12 years of experience—Kathi’s as a licensed manicurist and Mary’s as a medical aesthetician—to use together to bring a little beauty to Georgetown. They use medical-grade lasers to remove unwanted hair, rejuvenate skin with an array of treatments, and darken dermises with spray-tanning services.
The beauty experts at ReVive Med Spa treat faces and bodies using modern medical technology and ancient Ayurvedic therapies. Microdermabrasion and microneedling treatments help erase the wrinkles and time stamps associated with aging, whereas electric muscle-stimulation sessions tone trouble spots and boost metabolism. Old-fashioned analog services include salt or sugar body polishes, massages enhanced by shirodara, and full-body Ayurvedic herbal treatments.
Often, stress first manifests in the muscles, which may cramp, tighten, or spasm a fevered SOS. Whatever the message, LeValley Massage Therapy answers the call. The facility's licensed massage therapists promote relaxation with flowing Swedish strokes, or utilize firmer deep-tissue pressure to alleviate chronic ailments. Specialty modalities such as prenatal and sports bodywork are also available.
Delia Gutierrez loves to do hair. A licensed stylist and the owner of Delia's Beauty Salon, she offers on-trend haircuts and rich color services. A skilled barber, she has a large military client base, and she cuts children's hair as well. Come in for a hair-relaxing or deep-conditioning treatment, or have eyebrows waxed into perfection in this professional salon.
A licensed cosmetologist since 1998, Yolanda Robinos specializes in cutting, coloring, and treating thinning hair, and is especially versatile when working with a large range of hair textures belonging to different ethnicities. At Yolanda Robinos Hair Designs at LV Glamour, she draws from this versatility and emphasis on healthy hair to bring a new look to her clients. Treatments such as Redken Chromatics coloring, Brazilian blowouts, and Mizani relaxers augment women’s and men’s haircuts. She also offers color consultations in order to glean exactly what look her clients are aiming for so she can construct a style and look that best fits their personal style and lifestyle.