Having begun as a single tanning shop in Greenville during the autumn of 1990, Ultratan has since blossomed into more than 70 locations throughout the Carolinas and Georgia due to its popularity and commitment to quality service. Over the years, the collection of spas has accumulated numerous awards such as Best Tanning Salon from the Daily Gamecock for providing the best equipment in both tanning beds and spray-tan technology. As a member of the International Smart Tan Network, its commitment to safe tans also encompasses a passion for keeping their customers educated about responsible tanning routines and never tanning without a helmet.
Like fitting pieces into a puzzle, stylists Amanda Blackwell, Bryce Preston and Alaina Linder use skin tone, hair texture, and face shape to configure an ideal new look. The ladies of Pink The Beauty Boutique nurture hair with name brand products before snipping and shaping locks or dialing up a dyed color by a few degrees. The ladies also whisk away unwanted hair from brows and chins while tincturing skin tones with speedy air brush spray tanning.
Monica Prysock is a graduate of Greenville Technical College, where she learned anatomy, myriad massage techniques, and how to untie a tight Celtic knot tattoo. Now all can seek her bodywork expertise out of Samsara Massage & Healing Arts. A typical session may involve flowing Swedish strokes, deep-tissue pressure to improve circulation. Whatever the chosen modality, techniques are always tailored to the unique needs of the individual.
At Exzel Fitness's 27,000-square-foot facility, fitness specialists work closely with clients in intense personal training sessions or lead groups in spin sessions and body-sculpting classes. Fitness options range from Warehouse classes that focus on tire flipping and plyometrics to MMA classes overseen by a professional MMA fighter.
A full service spa and wellness center, Abiada Healing Arts shapes and soothes muscles with individually tailored bodywork. Heating the air with safe, infrared bands of light, 30-minute sauna sessions expose bodies to radiant heat that penetrates as deep as 1.5 inches below the skin, increasing blood flow and dispelling toxins through refreshing bouts of sweat more powerful than those incurred from traditional saunas or blind dates.