RaceRoom Fresno’s realistic racing simulators transport drivers to famous circuits from around the world, placing them behind the wheel of more than 600 race and production cars. Visitors cradled in comfortable bucket seats wrestle with high-quality steering wheels as immersive audio systems pipe in the sounds of revving engines, screeching tires, and ahoogaing bike horns. More than 50 tracks are painstakingly re-created with eye-catching, high-definition graphics displayed on single monitors or in three-screen panoramas. Detailed leaderboards keep track of best times by car class and track, allowing racers to chart their progress online.
With Salon Del Monaco as her backdrop, Kristi Georges takes hold of scissors. The blades thrum together as she styles hairdos, drawing on more than a decade of experience in the industry. Beneath shelves laden with Redken and Enjoy haircare products, her customers recline on the cushy chairs of the salon, where the friendly stylist and an absence of haggard mariners with long stories of woe create a welcoming atmosphere.
Truth Skin Care at Jia Salon and Spa boasts a balance between upscale services and friendly servicing, with a skilled staff that strives to make clients feel at ease. During Truth Skin Care's diamond- microdermabrasion treatment, clients are pampered with a crystal-free exfoliation treatment that helps reveal smoother skin. Diamond microdermabrasion uses a diamond-cut wand to remove dead skin cells and effectively reduce the appearance of sun and moon damage, enlarged pores and acne, and rocky lines and wrinkles. Michelle, a licensed aesthetician, will efficiently sand down your scruffy skin to help increase blood flow and cheer on collagen production. A new member of your façade family will emerge knowing it's free from the burdens and blemishes of previous depressed skin cells. Call to schedule an appointment.
Jacob Cabrera, a six-year veteran stylist at Jia Salon and Spa, prides himself on his personal investment in each client. His skilled hands use products from Paul Mitchell, Pureology, and Aquage, among others, to carefully craft custom haircuts complete with color treatments, such as highlights.
Owner Carrie Weisgerber, a 17-year industry veteran, fosters a welcoming environment for all guests of the spalon. Upon entrance, awaiting customers can enjoy tranquilizing tunes and a complimentary refreshment. Once seated, facially inclined guests will soak up an anti-aging layering of carefully selected lotions and creams with the spa mini-facial ($55). Nooks are ironed, crannies turn cranially-absent, and skin becomes softer than a feather dipped in dreams. Those who opt for follicular waxing services will have their choice of many delicately delivered treatments. Sculpt some brows ($25), touch up nasal beauty ($25), or ensure a smooth surface for surefire deodorant adhesion with an underarm wax ($25). Upon departure, prepare to exude an aura of quiet confidence as you punch through one of the sidewalls, ready to flaunt a sauntering strut that only a runway model could appreciate.
Owner Patricia Shirk directs Pure Radiance Day Spa's staff using expertise acquired in 19 years of industry experience. The studio's beauty-industry professionals primp visitors with a complete spread of spa and salon treatments that range from haircare and nailcare to revitalizing facial and massage services. Ornately decorated throughout its interiors, Pure Radiance's 4000 square-foot spa boasts a pedicure station with privacy drapes for semi-secluded pampering sessions or clandestine conversations with one's toes.