The state-of-the-art equipment, convenient amenities, and variety of exercise classes at Courthouse Racquet & Fitness's six locations earned the club several of Jackson Free Press's Urban Living awards in 2011 and 2012, including Best Fitness Center/Gym and Best Yoga Instructor. Visit the flagship Lakeland location to swim in a pool of professional athletic proportions. Explore the 13,000-square-foot Madison 51 facility's yoga, spin, and boot-camp classes or the Northeast center's indoor and outdoor tennis courts.
The newest location in Brandon boasts more than 100 treadmills, elliptical machines, rowers, and other pieces of cardio equipment. Women can take advantage of the Downtown site's ladies-only cardio area. Three locations offer childcare, and the Byram facility has launched an afterschool program, where kids can do arts and crafts and engage in healthy physical activities in an environment devoid of teddy-bear drill instructors.
Led by Leslie Jetton Tullos, 1994's Miss Mississippi USA, Beautiful Image of Jackson's skilled technicians help clients to maintain a youthful look with fusions of microcurrent technology and elastin therapy, free of the pain associated with surgery or injections. Treatments infuse the skin with gentle microcurrents—set to a level similar to the body's natural electrical current to keep from tripping cellular fuse-boxes—that work to improve circulation, hydrate skin, and draw an elastin-boosting serum to the deepest layers of the epidermis.
Each session helps to lift and tone muscles and aid in the reduction of fat, cellulite, and stretch marks. Unencumbered by any downtime, patients bound back home or to the office without any redness, ready to flaunt amplified loveliness in their next snapshots or family daguerreotypes.
At Illusion Optical, eyewear experts shepherd visitors through an enormous inventory of designer sunglasses and spectacles. Guests decorate their faces with ultramodern and classic designs from labels such as Coach, Michael Kors, Ray-Ban, and Dolce & Gabbana.
At Lakeshore Dental Group, Dr. John P. Gillespie leads a friendly, professional team that maintains and beautifies smiles with a gamut of dental services. Dr. Gillespie, a lieutenant colonel and senior dentist of the U.S. Air Force Reserve, dedicates himself to administering care to fellow Mississippians with oral surgery, orthodontics, and Zoom! whitening treatments to leave smiles as attractive as anything covered in gravy.
Quest Fitness prides itself on being a one-stop shop for exercise. Each of the three locations features strength-training and cardio equipment, personal trainers, and group fitness classes such as Zumba, spinning, and yogalates, which combines yoga and Pilates. Complementing the workouts is an array of handy amenities, including a sauna, childcare services, and a smoothie bar for freezing healthy thoughts in your brain.
St. Dominic's mission-based health care delivers high-tech healing services with a human touch, promoting the well-being of body, mind, and spirit with each treatment. Unlike some spa massages, which tumble-dry all backs regardless of instructions, this deep-healing therapeutic massage is customized to individual needs to rejuvenate spines gently. The spa’s trained massage therapists help relieve stress and tension, while increasing blood flow to out-of-reach extremities, and imbuing limbs with Gumby-like pliability and poise. A relaxing ambience pervades the spa, which also provides complimentary valet parking.