Fitness Together is all about synergy. Specialized in one-on-one training, the center’s certified trainers design fitness programs that unite strength training, cardio routines, and nutrition plans that work together to catalyze weight loss. The plans’ strength-training component, dubbed Aspire 8, fuses resistance training and cross training to build solid core muscles without ever having to tear a phonebook in half. During Cardio Together regimens, the trainers get patrons’ heart rates pumping with a mix of aerobic workouts. Finally, the education-oriented Nutrition Together programs teach patrons how to make more healthy food choices, leading to a lifetime of nutritious eating habits.
Staff Size: 2?10 people
Average Duration of Services: 4+ hours
Parking: Parking lot
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Recommended Age Group: Kids
Most Popular Attraction/Offering: Cheerleading & tumbling
Georgia Elite All Stars' staff of professional cheerleaders, gymnasts, and martial artists lead tumbling and cheer classes for students 18 months to 18 years old in a state of the art facility. Programs range from weekly tumbling sessions for toddlers new to walking to grade-school cheer teams competing in Cheersport Cheerleading and Dance Championships. But the activities offered here encompass much more than just straightforward tumbling and cheer. In the tricking class, second-degree black belt instructor covers martial arts moves that incorporate tumbling that can be seen from the facility's observation deck.
Bluefern Spa at Johns Creek instills more than a dozen rooms with details designed for relaxation?right down to the color of the walls. Soothing aqua blue accents complement the rooms' earthy green and brown hues, while soft music and aromatherapy nourish the other senses to ease visitors' minds by assuring them their ears and noses haven't suddenly disappeared. Treatments range from massages and reflexology treatments to sugar body scrubs and organic facials. The spa also houses a halotherapy room, lined with Himalayan salt bricks, where visitors can recline in zero-gravity chairs and breathe the salt-infused air to help relieve symptoms of asthma, bronchitis, and skin conditions such as eczema.
Reveal Laser Spa's treatments do what exercise has trouble doing?spot-treat the fat in problem areas. Noninvasive treatments tighten skin and reduce stretch marks with a combination of radio frequency and magnetic pulses. Other treatments, such as ultrasonic-cavitation treatments, shrink fat cells with localized ultrasonic waves while firming skin to ward off cellulite. The noninvasive lasers used in Reveal's i-Lipo treatments do the same. To complement the surgery-free weight-loss treatments, the center beautifies clients with luxurious facials and waxing.
Citrus lime-juice-marinated shrimp and calamari ceviche ($9.95), housemade Hass-avocado guacamole ($7.95), oozy queso dip ($4.95), and the popular black mussels in tequila serrano-chile cream broth ($9.95) each make a delicious prelude to Por Fin's zesty platters. Served with stone-ground grits and roasted tomato sauce, the corn-husk-wrapped Yucatan-style fish ($17.95), crusted with chile adobo, is a must for seafood lovers. Other tempting entrees include brick chicken with rice and beans ($15.95), veggie lasagna with chihuahua and queso fresco cheeses ($13.95), and Mexican braised short ribs ($15.95). Tamales, enchiladas, and burritos will appease less-adventurous eaters. Por Fin also serves specialty drinks, ice-cold beers, and a la carte tacos at the bar. Stop in for dinner Tuesday through Sunday.
A Vanta's Hair Restoration Clinic can add curls to hair with perms or remove them with Japanese hair straightening treatments. The stylists there can also cut, color, and condition hair, and they can install weaves and extensions. But the clinic's most important work may be giving clients full heads of hair to begin with; it specializes in non-surgical hair replacement for people with alopecia, cancer, burns, trichotillomania, and other conditions.