429 Duffy Ave.
Hicksville, NY 11801
Phone: (516) 433-3900
Fax: (516) 433-3909
Beauty & Spas
Offering the chance to keep in shape or just paddle around seven days a week throughout the year, the Echo Park Indoor Pool Complex is a valuable resource for locals, and visitors may purchase a day-pass to get their swimming in. The diving tank, saunas and weight rooms for men and women, lockers, and snack bar are the backdrop to regularly scheduled swimming (or other exercise) classes. Other cultural activities are also hosted here; see website for details.
A unique full-service salon and day spa, DeFranco Spagnolo Salon provides a complete range of skin, body, and nail services. Permanent cosmetic make-up and electrolysis are also offered.
Specializing in alternative healing methods, Qi Wellness Center offers acupuncture treatments, Tai Chi and meditation classes and deep tissue Tui-na massages. Founded by Vicki Skinner, a licensed acupuncturist and graduate of the Traditional Chinese Medicine College of New York, the center focuses on treating patients without the use of chemicals or prescribed drugs. The center also offers assistance in quitting smoking with specialized sessions.
Five stories of indulgence await you at Spa Castle, New York's version of paradise. This is a spa that has taken the very best aspects of Asian and European methods of relaxation and put them all together in one mammoth 100,000 square foot (9290.304 square meter) facility. No two floors are the same, except for the fact that they all present you with the opportunity for total and complete relaxation. The lobby is the only floor that has different spaces for women and men and boasts of four mineral pools. The first floor has seven unique sauna rooms, while the mezzanine level is a relaxation lounge where you can sit back and watch TV while you get arm and foot massages. At the Bade pools on the second floor, the benefits of hot water are combined with those of acupressure, giving you a wonderfully relaxing experience. The third and final floor features a state of the art fitness center where you can spend a few hours getting into perfect shape. The food court and bar and grill round off this refreshing getaway, which with its kid-friendly facilities, is perfect for the family too.
Offering a way to health and wellness, Bikram Yoga is a highly popular yoga method designed for the rejuvenation of mind, body and soul. At its center in Larchmont, the expert trainers guide you through a series of 26 asanas (postures) that are performed in a heated studio, believed to be a way of releasing toxins from the body in the form of sweat. Make sure you drink plenty of water before the 90-minute session here as your body goes through a series of stretching exercises derived from the ancient Hindu practice of yoga. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
Sportime At Harbor Island Stadium is a sports club that provides all your tennis needs. There are eight indoor and outdoor clay courts that are well maintained. Facilities include locker rooms, trainings camps, coaching and workshops. There is also a lounge area to take a breather and a shop where you can buy all your sports accessories. The place is looked after an efficient team of directors and coordinators. Events include leagues, summer camps, championships and so on.
This sports complex offers a variety of facilities for both entertainment and practice. They offer a gym with an abundance of weight and cardio machines, treadmills, and some fitness classes as well. You can get all this for a low membership fee, though the maintenance and quality come accordingly with the cheap price. The star here, however, is the batting cages. Call to reserve a one-hour session at a great price that you can split between yourself and a couple friends. Take a dive in the pool for a cool workout. There's also a party room and snack bar. Call +1 800 368 0951 for more details.
One of the many SHOPS at the Loom, Tomahawk is a small, yet hugely popular, salon. This unisex salon is where people from the area come for affordable cuts and colors that look great, too. Clipper cuts from junior stylists start at USD27, while those by senior stylists cost USD35. Many nail services, including nail art are on offer. The salon does not accept credit cards, and appointments are recommended, though not mandatory.
A phenomenal facility built on the former site of an asphalt storage area, the 74,000 square feet facility is now home to a myriad of health and fitness offerings including swimming, sports and a large variety of classes and equipment. Patrons can try their hand at Tai chi, Yoga, swimming classes, aerobics and a number of other activities geared for all age levels and abilities. Facilities include indoor and outdoor tracks, a sauna, a steam bath, and basketball courts. Prices vary. Call for information.
This YMCA branch has been serving the Harlem Community for decades. In addition to the excellent fitness facilities, this gym offers a number of youth and community programs. The fitness facility include a swimming pool, basketball and volleyball courts, weight training and cardiovascular fitness rooms, handball courts and a number of dance and activity studios. There are also boxing, aerobics, yoga, martial arts and swimming classes.
This establishment was founded in 1996 as a privately owned and operated business by Grazyna Glinska, after a 15-year long career as a senior aesthetician. Offers spa services, facials, acne laser treatments and more.
Full service beauty spa offering facials, glycolic peels, microdermabrasion, waxing, lash tint and perming, airbrush tanning and makeup application.