The extensively trained and certified technicians at Bahama Mama's Tanning have been helping guests to look their bronzed best for more than 14 years. Based on individual needs, the crew steers patrons towards a sunless VersaSpa experience or a variety of high-quality UV equipment, including traditional horizontal beds or vertical booths. The Ergoline Ambition 250 bed, for example, combines UV lamps and high-pressure facial bulbs with a cooling rotary foot fan. To enhance tans, staffers recommend products such as lotion made by Australian Gold, Jersey Shore's JWoww, and King Midas.
Bambu Med Spa beckons stressed clients into a relaxing spa environment to enjoy a slew of massages, facials, and waxing services. Armed with massage enhancements such as aromatherapy oils extracted from flowers and herbs, licensed massage therapists administer signature bamboo massages, during which they use heated bamboo to knead muscle tissue and promote relaxation.
At The Healing Place Massage Therapy & Wellness Center, the continual presence of music accompanies each relaxing service from eyebrow waxes to natural-stone massages. Staffers pamper digits with mani-pedis while contemporary jazz tunes waft through the air, inspiring newly painted hands to play the saxophone when they get home. Meanwhile, soothing facials and tension-defusing massages are set to the soundtrack of tranquil therapeutic music. Playing relaxing music is just one of the ways The Healing Place Massage Therapy & Wellness Center strives to make the business a go-to spot for blissful repose.
Licensed massage therapist Lisa Pinson uses her skill in a variety of massage modalities to craft customizable sessions for her clients. As soft music permeates a quiet, private room, Lisa uses Swedish, deep-tissue, and specialty raindrop-therapy techniques to purge bodies of pain or stress. Raindrop therapy combines the soothing strokes of Swedish massage with reflexology and aromatherapy using nine different essential oils. Lisa also unties chronically knotted muscles with therapeutic massage, which allows her clients to relax and recharge their batteries at a complimentary battery-charging station.
Carefully balancing starter platters stacked with housemade cornbread and frozen margaritas, the servers at Casa del Sol wind their way through the tables on the outdoor deck overlooking the water. As diners dig into burritos, the flavors of chicken or carnitas meld with garnishes of mango and pineapple or with ingredients from one of four other unique burritos. Meat dishes span many styles, from pork-loin medallions with garlic-adobo sauce to enchiladas verdes with a choice of meat or cheese filling. The inside dining area's bright yellow and purple walls adorned with paintings of whirling dancers complement the bright flavors of the dishes, often delicately evoked by cilantro, poblano chili pepper, or guacamole.
Rapidly twisting and maneuvering a fine thread, Studio Nazaar's threading specialists deftly remove unwanted hairs with precision and speed. Using no chemicals or substances that can harm the skin, the technique precisely shapes brows, evicts fuzz from faces, and otherwise eliminates unsightly follicles by removing them at the root. The specialists boast more than 30 years of experience in the generations-old art, allowing them to precisely contour the brows to the shape of each client's face or favorite overpass. To keep newly manicured arches looking sleek, the studio's shelves brim with exclusive cosmetics, including a B5-infused eyebrow gel to keep hairs in place and 10 shades of water-resistant, oil-free eyebrow powder to forge richer, fuller brows.