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.
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.
Inside Sana Beauty Salon, Sana Shaheen beautifies clients with methods old and new. She adorns hands, arms, and feet with intricate henna tattoos, which originated thousands of years ago, and employs the ancient art of threading to remove unwanted facial hair. For men's and women's physiques, however, Sana uses tried and true warm wax. The salon owner also embraces newer techniques, such as keratin, microdermabrasion, and electrolysis treatments. In addition, she cleanses complexions with facials and applies eye-enhancing Lavish Lashes eyelash extensions, which are particularly advantageous during speed eyelash-batting competitions.
At Shear Impressions, owner Homa uses her 25 years of experience to craft trendy and classic cuts with products from the likes of Redken, Pureology, and DermOrganic. Three generations of stylists from her family work alongside her, drawing from color training with TiGi products to infuse strands with radiant hues. The salon is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday?Saturday.
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Great customer service to our clients.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
To help people achieve optimum health.
What do you love most about your job?
Helping people reach their goals; when they come in with stress or pain, making sure they leave with the minimum or none.
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?
That "your hands are from heaven."