Juicers unlock the curative essence of fruits and vegetables, just like the key to the city unlocks the mayor's secret candy drawer. Imbibe in fruitful stashes with today's Groupon: for $62, you get a three-day Frapez detox program at Frapez Smoothie Spa (a $125 value).
Frapez Smoothie Spa's nutrition ninja, Nino Jovicic, CNC, banishes the body's toxins and ushers in nutrients with an arsenal of organic juices, smoothies, and teas. Following a 15-minute consultation, detoxers receive a card filled with detailed program instructions, personalized recipes, and a lithograph of the cast of VeggieTales. Each day begins with a one-ounce shot of wheatgrass or ginger, then a 20-ounce blender-born breakfast with monikers such as Green Hard Core, Detox Harmony, or Spring smoothie. Fresh-squeezed greens, such as cabbage, broccoli, and celery, collaborate in the lunchtime Green Detox juice cocktail, and a mineral-rich tea may be sipped at any time of day, with or without raw radish crumpets.
In addition to its Castro district shop, Frapez boasts an educational website with a wealth of information regarding exercise, minerals, and nutrients, as well as PDF brochures about various health foods and how best to defeat zucchini zombies.
Frapez Smoothie Spa
Stinging nettles; squash-ginger twist; Happy Feet. Frapez Smoothie Spa's organic beverages sound like yoga poses and are likewise designed to balance and detoxify the body. Hot smoothies pack in the same fruit-sourced nutrients as cold smoothies, minus the brain freeze and moist handshakes. Teas, such as dandelion leaf, and juices, such as the energizing wheatgrass, further support the Frapez mission of infusing lives with a convenient supply of nutrients.
Frapez's in-house nutritionist provides one-on-one consultations to help clients develop nutrition programs that fit their lifestyles. Detox programs combine the shop's smoothies and teas in regimens designed to clean out and energize the body's organs.
4092 18th St.
San Francsico, California 94110