At Salsa Memphis, renowned dancer and choreographer Edgar "TunTun" Mendez leads each lesson, deploying skills he attained through years of dancing as a professional, performing onstage with Tito Puente and onscreen for Marc Anthony, as well as in salsa congresses and competitions. Within his airy, yellow-walled studio, Mendez shows students of all ages and ability levels how to perform a range of fast-paced, seductive salsa moves, beginning with basic steps, right and left turns, and cross-body leads. Intermediate and advanced lessons are designed for those ready to move on to more complex combinations, such as how to dip a partner in an airplane aisle. A private lesson bestows fledgling dancers with focused one-on-one time with the salsa professor for quicker learning and personalized tips. Lessons can be taken at the student's convenience, allowing dancers to learn on their own time as opposed to adhering to a weekly schedule.
Acupuncture and Healing Arts' team of licensed acupuncture practitioners will use their years of experience and specially designed superhands to treat sundry maladies and improve overall wellness. Your visit starts with a one-on-one consultation, where you can discuss any physical or stress-induced ailments that you'd like to have whacked with a button man's accuracy, as well as your overall treatment goals. These ailments can include aches and pains, depression, arthritis, digestive problems, asthma, acne, menopause, berserker rashes, Elvis pelvis, and a great deal more.
The enthusiastic staff of Bridal Bargainistas beckons brides-to-be and their entourages to call dibs on a wonderland of wedding necessities. Sip adult libations and snack on whimsical hors d'oeuvres while perusing aisles of new and gently used wedding dresses, maid-of-honor gowns, and ceremony and reception decor. Personable personnel, including veteran wedding planners and former brides, lend their nuptial know-how to the betrothed, helping select appropriate furnishings for a particular event space or suggesting a dress that will hold up in an intimate underwater ceremony.
The dental professionals at Gililland Orthodontics apply high technology to wayward enamel, working to increase convenience by reducing visits. Doctors R. Todd Gililland, DMD, and Shawn P. O’Bannon, DMD, wield the latest dental equipment to keep oral systems in order. Each one to 1.5-hour consultation helps doctors and patient understand individual orthodontic needs and devise a treatment plan if warranted. Begin with digital photographs and digital x-rays, which minimize radiation exposure. Drs. Gililland and O’Bannon will diagnose overall dental health, spot any problem areas, and direct all molar gremlins to the mouth exit. The doc will then discuss treatment needs, timing, costs, expectations, and dreams of gleaming tooth cities.
Licensed massage therapist Rochelle Richardson unravels knots of tension from bodies and polishes skin to a radiant sheen at Utopia. Five long, flowing strokes harmonize to create symphonic Swedish massages, whose manual movements re-tune muscle fibers and enhance circulation of vital fluids by streamlining circulatory system bureaucracies. Healing palms glide gently over swollen, tender tissues and knead deep internal pretzels, whereas fingers rhythmically tap, vibrate, and rout out stubborn stiffness with increased local friction. Bodies limp with relaxation leap from the massage table with the ease of an acrobat and may notice that taut joints have loosened up and developed a sense of humor once relieved of physical stressors.
Autowash's fully automated car-cleansing system quickly sanctifies sullied vehicles with eco-friendly chemicals, products, and practices. During the three- to five-minute Ultimate wash—or Heber Springs' Premium wash—robotic appendages spew out a triple-action foam bath and soothe surfaces with patented Soft Gloss brushes to scrub away dirt without scratching or etching curse words onto exteriors. The wash continues by blasting wheels and panels with turbo-charged hoses and imbuing rubbery soles with a tire shine for a lustrous sheen. A spot-free rain curtain rinses freshly cleaned vehicles before air jets shoo away water droplets with powerful gusts of air that reach up to 175 mph, and the speedy service concludes with a coat of Rain-X or Rain Shield. After leaving the tunnel, patrons can use Autowash's vacuums to clean seats and mats or fashion arms with elbow hickeys. Open 24 hours per day and seven days per week, the heated bays welcome vehicles to bask in bionic pampering, even during winter days or late summer nights after driving through a paintball field. Demonstrating its commitment to the community, Autowash donates a percentage of its proceeds to local charities and nonprofit organizations.