The doctors of chiropractic at Chiro One Wellness Centers put patients at the core of their efforts. Though the centers are spread the country, with locations in Illinois, Kentucky and Texas, the company's mission remains to help patients and their surrounding communities reach their maximum potential through a combination of customized chiropractic treatment plans and education. This approach doesn't just assuage painful symptoms—it's also designed to uncover the root causes of ailments such as whiplash, insomnia, headaches, carpal-tunnel syndrome, and more.
In their efforts to improve communication in the central nervous system by addressing nerve interference, chiropractors provide spinal adjustments and supplemental treatments such as cervical traction, therapeutic exercise and balance-strengthening wobble boards. Their practice extends far beyond the wellness centers, however: community-outreach efforts take them to health fairs, offsite spinal screenings, and complimentary workshops on a range of wellness topics. They also devote themselves to nonprofit work with several organizations, including The Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Greater Chicago Food Depository. At the Chiros Care Free Wellness Center, they examine and treat Chicago's homeless and HIV-positive population, fueled by their belief that everyone should have access to expert preventive care.
Jan J. Weisberg, M.D., Facial Enhancement's licensed medical director, Jan Weisberg, and staff help unfasten unwanted body hair during noninvasive IPL treatments. Through the IPL handpiece, intense pulses of light bombard melanin in the hair follicle, helping transform furry areas into smooth skin and clingy tweezers into tuning forks. Treatment times and results will vary depending on the area treated and hair-growth cycles.
Since its publishing debut in 2007, Shelby County Life has been chronicling local happenings with photos and articles about the people and settings of Shelby County. As the only full-color publication in the county, the magazine zeros in on the meaning of community and the properties of the rainbow. The first week of each month, anxiously waiting reader doorsteps receive an issue brimming with articles on local school events, personal stories of county residents, and an assortment of noteworthy bits about everyday life in Shelby County. Keep up with the happenings in the vicinity from the coziness of the couch while the postman reliably delivers 12 issues a year, from the snows of January through the mistletoe monsoons of December.
As an intimately sized Aveda concept salon and day spa, Joli Salon follicularly pampers guests with Aveda products for chic mane molding and radiant lock illumination. Following a shampoo and style ($30), newly sculpted dome cords are silkefied with a Purescription conditioning treatment ($25) and a scalp massage ($15 for 15 minutes) to soothe any skulls stressed out from being constantly manhandled by gloomy Danish princes.
Inspired by cultural traditions from around the globe, ayurVida’s holistic health and beauty services promote physical and emotional healing using products blended from raw fruits, oils, and honey. The spa’s close-knit team of state-licensed massage therapists and cosmetologists employs organic, natural, or vegan products in each service. Massages and body treatments incorporate a wide range of modalities, and ayurVida also offers custom-blended vegan foundation, blush, and eye shadows.
At Waldman Schantz Plastic Surgery, Dr. Waldman and Dr. Schantz perform elective surgeries ranging from face-lifts to liposuction. They also lead a team of aesthetic specialists that improves appearances with less invasive strategies, such as facial peels and alerting clients to mustard on their collars. Lasers can be enlisted for myriad reasons, from removing hair to fading unwanted tattoos.
At Medical Vision Institute, Dr. Jitander S. Dudee puts his considerable skills into practice during modernized refractive procedures, including CustomVue LASIK and PRK surgery. Dr. Dudee is a celebrated graduate of the University of Cambridge, where he completed medical school and received his master's degree. He went on to complete his Ophthamology residency at the Washington National Eye Center in Washington, D.C. - where he won the Harry Kerr Prize and a Southern Medical Association Scholarship for his work with glaucoma treatments. In 1994, he joined the Lexington practice of Dr. George Birenbaum and has since performed thousands of successful laser and micro-surgical corrections.