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Georgia Spinal Health & Wellness offers state-of-the-art treatment in relieving low back and neck pain with IDD therapy. IDD, which stands for intervertebral differential dynamics, helps alleviate ailments such as herniated discs and chronic back pain by decompressing spines, increasing air flow between the afflicted disc, and releasing spasms in the surrounding muscles, all in one noninvasive computerized treatment.
Their expert staff, which includes doctors of chiropractic Bradley Hochman, Todd Surloff, and Eric Schenendorf, medical doctors Deitrick Cox and Nicole Martin, and physical therapist Charles Williams, combine years of experience in many comprehensive specialties to provide a range of services including chiropractic, massage, physical therapy and cold laser therapy.
The National Consumers Research Council named Dr. Harley one of the nation's top ob-gyns for three consecutive years. Nearly 25 years of medical experience has granted her a profound expertise in the preventative sides of anti-aging and holistic medicine. Dr. Harley embraces the systemic scope of hormone therapy, the cosmetic focus of laser therapy, and the lifestyle-oriented approach of detoxifying diets that keep the body hardy far into cryonic suspension. Dr. Harley shares her holistic expertise by running health seminars for various women's groups.
Therapists at Feet Press Spa draw on thousands of years of ancient Chinese healing methods to perform the spa's [massage services(http://www.atlantafeetspa.com/about/). They specialize in a style of Chinese massage that incorporates accupressure and foot reflexology, a modality that boosts the body's natural healing abilities through the stimulation of pressure points on the feet.
A head stylist with more than 15 years of experience, Rozy works with her team to polish appearances with hairstyling and hair-removal services for both lads and ladies. Not content with shaving or chemically burning hair down to the skin, Rozy lifts unwanted fuzz out completely with gentle, nontoxic threading and waxing techniques. Rozy also cultivates decorative skin with henna tattoos.
Unlike some salon owners, Spencer Malay isn't content to just sit back and watch as his stylists have all the fun. The 15-year hairstyling veteran, beauty consultant, and makeup artist grabs the scissors and works alongside them, doling out the salon's signature razor cuts and conditioning therapies and offering hairstyling advice dubbed "perfect" by a reviewer for the July 2011 issue of Allure magazine. On the spa side of the studio, massages and facials provide a welcome dose of relaxation for busy clientele, and med-spa treatments erase years from the face and body with dermal fillers and spider-vein treatments performed under the supervision of a doctor, nurse, and the occasional haunted painting.
Patrons looking to bring a touch of the salon's glamour home with them can peruse a collection of Spencer Malay jewelry or add a pop of color to everyday makeup routines courtesy of Spencer's own line of mineral-based cosmetics. The salon also specializes in providing and fitting wigs for patients with medical hair loss and curates a large and stylish collection, with options recommended by medical and beauty professionals as well as past clients.
Ruby Beauty Center lends Eastern flair to salon and spa services that beautify hands, feet, hair, and skin. Henna imbues manes with rich auburn tones ($25+) or, during mendhi sessions, dapples hands with intricate designs of flowers, leaves, and bar-exam answers ($7+ per hand). Staffers daub away unwelcome whiskers from underarms with powerful wax ($7) or gently twist free visage vines with threading ($20 for full face). A thermo herb facial ($55) undoes the effects of tense muscles and gorgon-staring contests by evacuating pores with warmth and salving skin with botanical ingredients.