Spalon Lifestyle founders Philip De Vo and Jaclyne Le began studying skincare and relaxation therapies after quitting corporate jobs that left them feeling physically and spiritually depleted. Now, the duo of pampering proprietors jet-set around the world, sharing their stress-relief expertise at foreign salons and international trade shows. At Spalon Lifestyle, their home base, a skilled staff wields an arsenal of spa services to carry on their quest for tranquility, much like the extremely relaxed knights of King Arthur’s massage table
The frosted glass on Body Oasis Day Spa's door reads "Indulge." It's not so much a command as an invitation, and for patrons who wish to accept, the service menu furnishes plenty of options: facials that use lemon, honey, and yogurt; hot-stone and Swedish massages; and mani-pedis that incorporate indulgences such as reflexology and Shellac polish. The beauty experts here pamper with a purpose. Whether they're doling out medical skincare treatments or body wraps that include exfoliation, aromatherapy, and a chamomile and marine algae mask, they focus on restoring clients' radiant glow and smooth, silky skin.
Tony Cutrona, owner of Spa Riviera, specializes in microdermabrasion. During these treatments, tiny crystals dance over skin surfaces to remove dead cells and reduce the appearance of fine lines and blemishes. According to an article in the Daily Breeze, Cutrona’s favorite part of his job is seeing the results on his clients’ faces. He calls it “a wonderful feeling,” adding, “they look healthier, so that’s rewarding for me.” Cutrona also offers a collection of facials, including one that focuses on acne-prone skin.
The trio of doctors at Advanced Chiro Care can align spines and mend muscle tissue with a broad range of chiropractic techniques. After consulting with patients—which they can do in English, Japanese, or Korean—the doctors customize a treatment plan that incorporates traditional manual adjustments and massage with advanced therapies, such as vibration exercise and cold-laser therapy. Reiki and acupuncture round out the doctors' comprehensive, drug-free skill set.
The Tikkun Holistic Medical Center integrates the latest breakthroughs in natural and conventional medicine to maximize physical and spiritual wellness. The purifying facial sends vitamins, minerals, and amino acids spelunking deep into the dermis, where they shine flashlights on hidden treasures and shoo away unwanted critters to leave skin clean and radiant ($85). The customized treatment can cleanse the craggiest of countenances regardless of age, condition, or complexion. An eyebrow waxing ($25) will complete your visage vamping and prevent fluffy forehead caterpillars from forming a socially awkward embrace akin to middle school slow-dancing.
Suffering from pain after an auto accident, Sharon Pruss turned to an Acupuncturist. As her discomfort quickly dissolved, she became an instant believer in Chinese medicine. Currently the CEO and Licensed Acupuncturist at Chinese Red Acupuncture, Sharon uses a unique methodology which integrates Eastern medicine with Western diagnostic testing and nutrition, to forge a systematic relationship with her clients. Using functional medicine and an emphasis on disease prevention, she has alleviated thousands of patients’ body aches with tiny needles, along with high-quality Chinese herbs and whole-food nutritional supplements in her spa-like private practice for over 10 years. Aside from organic herbs and whole food supplements, she also offers food-sensitivity testing and detox/cleansing programs tailored specifically for her patients' needs.