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From Carita facials to medi-spa treatments, Fred Segal Beauty
clients can now find all their beauty needs at Fred Segal Beauty's
salon and spa. In addition to seven treatment rooms where clients can
have traditional spa services, Foto-Facials and laser treatments, there
is a separate steam room, glass-tiled showers and sleek lobby.
"Clients love the sense of privacy throughout the space,"
explains CEO Michael Baruch, "particularly in the spa lobby,"
which is muted in tone and design. Fred Segal Beauty is located at 420
Broadway, Santa Monica, California. For more information, call (310)
451-5155 or visit www. fredsegalbeauty.com... Expanding the service to
its clientele, YogaFit Training Systems Worldwide is now Yoga Alliance
approved and acknowledged. Individuals pursuing Yoga Alliance
certification can do so by taking YogaFit's level 1-4 educational
trainings, specialty programs and retraining at the Mind/Body Fitness
conference in Atlanta, Georgia, on September 23rd to 26th and the
Visionary Women in Fitness Conference, featuring "Yoga for
Depression," "Plus Size Yoga" and "Yoga for Youth
Empowerment," in Miami, Florida, on October eighth to 10th. YogaFit
also offers weekend trainings nationwide. To find a location near you,
call (888) 286-3111, ext. 222, or visit www.yogafit.com ... Looking for
more educational information? The Journal of Physical Activity and
Health (JPAH) answers the need for a single publication focused on
physical activity and health. With original research and review papers,
it explores how physical activity influences all aspects of health and
the behavioral, community and environmental interventions that may
affect physical activity on an individual and/or population basis.
Targeted readers include exercise science and sports medicine
specialists, behavioral scientists, physicians and other clinicians,
epidemiologists and public health professionals. The quarterly journal
can be ordered at www.humankinetics.com/journals ... Targeting a younger
audience, the books of writer Don Hoffman and illustrator Todd Dakins
highlight children's achievements and make their daily routines
fun. Establishing routines is critical in teaching and reinforcing daily
skills to small children. In happy, rhyming verses, Good Morning Good
Night Billy & Abigail (Dalmatian Press, 2004) features Billy's
typical morning routine and Abigail getting ready for bed. Counting is
also a necessary skill children should begin practicing early. Readers
will find fun things to count in the yard in A Counting Book with Billy
& Abigail (Dalmatian Press, 2004). Billy and Abigail boost
children's self-esteem and parents will enjoy using these books to
help their kids celebrate their growing list of accomplishments! ...
Moving to an older set, Pilates is quickly becoming popular among 12- to
34-year-olds. For the increasing number of Pilates enthusiasts who want
a more cutting-edge beat, MTV Pilates ($12.95 VHS and $14.99 DVD) is now
available. Hosted by yoga and Pilates instructor, Kristen McGee, MTV
Pilates is fast-paced, highly stylized and geared towards the MTV
generation. Providing dynamic muscle conditioning, MTV Pilates is shot
against the beautiful mountains of Arizona and accommodates beginning to
advanced levels ... If you prefer an aquatic workout, the 17th Annual
Provincetown Harbor Swim for Life MDS Benefit is a 1.4-mile, open-water
swim and paddle across beautiful Provincetown Harbor in Massachusetts.
It takes place September 11th at the Boatslip Beach Club and a minimum
of $100 in pledges is required. For more information, call (508)
487-1930, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.swim4life.org. Do
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