Delicate orchids and wooden lattices form the backdrop at Blue Fin Sushi Bar, an eatery that specializes in maki, nigiri, and sashimi. Specialty rolls, such as the tiger roll with soft-shell crab and eel, anchor the exotic sushi list, but diners can also order sashimi over steamed rice or entrees that combine rolls with colorful slices of raw fish. Bento boxes brim with teriyaki chicken, beef, or salmon, crispy tempura, and a map leading to a hidden compartment filled with Spanish doubloons.
Jennifer Kersgaard has a passion for coloring hair, whether it's adding highlights, demi-permanent shades, or full colors. But Jennifer also knows that color can only shine if hair stays strong and healthy and if someone’s holding a lantern to it at all times. To ensure tresses stay strong, Jennifer uses imported, eco-friendly Italian color products with low ammonia levels, and applies deep-conditioning treatments. Of course, the stylist also cuts all types of hair, including curly hair, for which she holds a certification from Deva Curl.
Developed in collaboration with cosmetic dentist Dr. Christian Yaste, Glam White is an at-home tooth-whitening product designed to deliver expedient results with minimum sensitivity. The carbamide-peroxide gel is made from natural, organic ingredients, and is used in all of Glam White's products. There are three take-home kits to choose from and a tooth polishing and whitening kit, as well as an on-the-go pen perfect for touching up recently whitened teeth or paper that's only yellowed in certain spots.
As Oregon Natural Medicine's physicians, Shannon Reive-Schmidt and John Reynolds were both inspired at an early age to delve into the field of medicine. Now, Drs. Reive-Schmidt and Reynolds use their expertise to focus on health through holistic practices, laser therapy, and hormonal treatment. Dr. Reive-Schmidt's particular interest in women's health, pediatric care, and brain health have afforded her success in treating hormonal imbalances and head injuries through a combination of herbal medicine, homeopathy, neurofeedback therapy, and bio-identical hormones.
For his part, John Reynolds's path to medicine began at a young age, as well. After graduating from the University of Florida with a degree in psychology, he traveled the United States caring for patients in community-health clinics and providing counseling for feuds with invisible friends at a children's nonprofit. John eventually completed his medical training at the National College of Natural Medicine and settled in Oregon, where his extensive experience in mood disorders, thyroid dysfunction, laser therapy, gastrointestinal issues, and hormonal imbalances complement Dr. Reive-Schmidt's expertise.