Formerly the Lingerie Football League, the Legends Football League stands as the "fastest-growing pro sports league in the nation" according to NBC Sports correspondent Rick Chandler. That success owes much to the league's unique format, which pits two exclusively female teams in alluring uniforms against each other in full-contact football games on a 50-yard field. Donning football pads and helmets over their revealing performance wear, the female athletes block, juke, and sprint uninhibited by such frivolous gear as the NFL's heavy chainmail hauberks.
Dry salt aerosols fill a room covered from floor to ceiling in Himalayan salt, and just like that, Salt Room LV embodies the environment of a natural salt cave. Here, adults and kids alike relax during calming halotherapy sessions, inhaling the negative-ion-enriched air as it works to reduce inflammation in the respiratory tract, clear mucous and make breathing easier. Halotherapy is also purported to achieve a range of other benefits, from soothing colds and allergies to helping folks manage stress.
Pets are more than just animals, they’re members of the family. Along with that belief comes a certain attitude that the pet lovers at Shaggy Chic love to indulge. Kelly Petersen, the founder of Shaggy Chic, takes great pride in pampering her pets, though it has sometimes brought her judgment and scrutiny.
But take a look around her salon, and it doesn’t appear that judgmental eyes have affected Kelly one bit. She and her staff lovingly primp pups and other pets with a signature line of paraben-free shampoos, conditioners, detanglers, and fur fresheners, all of which are made in the United States from natural ingredients. In the salon, they groom pets with services that include baths, fur blowouts, nail trims, and ear cleaning. They can also spruce up furry friends with additional services such as teeth brushing, blueberry facials, and pawdicures that include paw-pad massages and nail polish.
Republic of Couture, or ROC, caters to the nocturnally stylish with scores of apparel made by a multitude of high-end brands and curated with a South Beach aesthetic. The boutique sells limited quantities of 6 to 10 pieces per style to preserve individuality and avoid awkward encounters with sartorial doppelgangers. Try on tops ($10–$250) from graphic tees to button downs bedazzled with Lilliputian studs to denim ($78–$320) assembled by lauded labels such as Hugo Boss, Robin's Jean, and True Religion. Accessorize party-hopping abilities with jewelry and accessories ($12–$275) that make the body glisten brighter than the time you dipped it in bronze. Hips can slink into svelte dresses ($48–$300), and legs that prefer to operate independently can swish in shorts ($38–$112) available in a number of apropos cuts.
Named the staff pick for the Best Spa in Las Vegas 2009 and 2012 by the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Ritual Salon and Spa leads bodies on a tour of relaxation surrounded by glamorous ?70s-style decor. At the Green Valley location, vermilion walls and miniature Buddha statues glow under retro textured lamps, and the Summerlin location melds soothing green and earth tones with rich brocade and upholstery. If the spas feel like lounges, it's no mistake: the staffers regularly host a Wednesday girls' night out stocked with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and mini spa treatments. At each location, customized facials pamper visages with ?minence Organics products, and massages attack stress with Swedish strokes enhanced by the warmth of heated stones and the soothing melodies of Viking battle hymns.