Are you ready to roll into 2024 with renewed energy and optimism? Give yourself and your environment a New Year’s tune-up at these Downtown businesses, setting the stage for your best year yet!
CRACK YOUR BACK
Bob The Chiropractor / 416 E Broadway
Doctor Bob Benaderet gets plenty of five-star reviews and repeat customers for his chiropractic expertise. He’ll treat your shoulder, back, and neck pain with positivity and good humor! For more details and to schedule an appointment, click here.
Fitness Chiropractic & Massage Therapy / 100 Oceangate Blvd, P280
Get yourself in full alignment for 2024! Let these chiropractic experts manipulate your spine, alleviate your pain, and restore proper function between your brain and body. Massage therapy and sports rehab services are also available. For details on all services and to make an appointment, click here.
Skyline Health & Wellness / 11 Golden Shore, Ste. 220
Get relief from your chronic back and neck pain with traditional chiropractic and massage therapy techniques, along with new, state-of-the-art treatments such as spinal decompression and cold laser therapies. Learn more and make your appointment here.
GET YOUR CAR CLEANED
Beach City Auto Detail & Tint / 210 Alamitos Ave.
Pamper your ride with 100% hand wash and wax services at this conveniently located Downtown spot. The shop also provides professional window tinting, paintless dent removal, windshield repair/replacement, and headlight restoration services. For details, click here.
Crystal Clear Headlights / 729 E 4th St.
Keep your headlights clean and clear so you can see what lies ahead in 2024! The shop is now mobile, which means they’ll come to you for servicing and repairs — including bumper, trim, and chrome polishing. For more info, click here.
GET YOUR NAILS DONE
Phancy Nails & Spa / 62 Elm Ave.
As they say at Phancy, “Life may not be perfect, but your nails should be!” A full spectrum of manicures, pedicures, waxing, and nail enhancements is available in this popular East Village shop. For details on the shop and its services, click here.
Cherie Lash & Nails Salon / 149 W 6th St.
This shop specializes in individual eyelash extensions, along with full nail and waxing services. The kind and attentive staff is well-known among local couples who often come in to get their services done at the same time! For reviews, service details, and to call for an appointment, click here.
Lona Nails & Spa / 623 Pine Ave.
At Lona you can get some truly fierce nail designs done that will help you make your statement for the new year! Full manicure and pedicure service is available, along with one of the most relaxing foot massages in town. To contact Lona and to see some wild nail designs, click here.
Nails By Leha / 25 Atlantic Ave.
Get your nails done in colors and styles that reflect your positive vibe! Leha has a vast assortment of nail designs for you to choose or create from. To contact the shop and to see a huge gallery of Leha’s creations, click here.
SPRUCE UP YOUR WARDROBE & HOME DECOR
Burke Mercantile / 435 E 1st St.
‘If you need help elevating the look and/or functionality of your living or work space, I’m your gal!” said shop owner Maggie Stoll, who works with both residential and commercial clients to help maximize use of space and help with any aspects of their environmental design — paint colors, finishes, fixtures, furniture, decor, layout, and more. To visit Stoll’s consulting website, click here.
Masaya / 501 B Pine Ave.
This vibrant North Pine Avenue shop specializes in men’s clothing and accessories, and offers both in-store and in-home consultations to help get your look just right. You also get 15% off any purchase made at the time of your consultation! To get a feel for Masaya’s stylings and to contact the shop for a consultation, click here.
Caravana Furniture / 975 Long Beach Blvd.
“During the holiday season, many of our customers find themselves re-evaluating their homes, often while preparing to host guests,” said co-owner Wendy Ortiz. “We provide one-on-one consultations to help translate their new visions into reality. Our expertise in customizable furniture allows us to turn our clients’ ideas into beautiful pieces that fit perfectly.” Click here to see Caravana’s furniture and to contact them about a consultation.
6th & Detroit / 105-B Linden Ave.
Michelle Qazi, who owns this East Village vintage home decor and accessories shop, loves to apply her interior design expertise when consulting with clients. ‘What makes my consultations unique is my eco-friendly approach and my ability to mix different eras of style while keeping the client’s own personal style in mind,” she said. To get a shop preview and to contact Qazi about a consultation, click here.
ButterScotch Motor & Bean / 132 Linden Ave.
ButterScotch is a men’s shop for those who go for a muscular, on-the-go style of Classic Americana. Shop owner Thomas Kerns, who waxes poetically about ButterScotch style in his blogs, will be happy to consult with you about getting your look motorcycle and muscle-car appropriate. Visit the ButterScotch website to get a feel for the vibe and to contact Tommy.
GET A FRESH HAIRCUT
Dappers & Dames Parlour / 507 E Broadway
Located in the heart of the East Village, this shop will get you feeling so fresh and so clean! Get a classic fade, an invigorating hot towel & razor shave, and a new hair color or highlights to help give yourself a New Year’s reset. For more details and to make an appointment, click here.
City Love Salon & Barber Shop / 421 W Broadway Ste. 880
Bring the whole family! At City Love, you can get a Brazilian Blowout or a Hot Towel Shave while your kids get a Basic Cut or a Bang Trim. Click here to see the entire service menu, book an appointment, and get more shop details.
The B Room / 209 Long Beach Blvd.
Relax with a free glass of beer or wine and settle in for a high-quality haircut, massage, or aesthetician service at this welcoming, all-inclusive establishment. There’s a special Happy Hour rate too! For shop details and to make an appointment, click here.
Americano Barber Co. / 344 E 4th St.
Here’s another East Village barber shop that prides itself in its neighborliness. Get your handcrafted, traditional haircut and shave while sharing whiskey and good vibes! For shop details and to make an appointment, click here.
In The Cut Barbershop / 853 Atlantic Ave., Unit 101
“I’m trying to create an environment that’s comfortable for people from all walks of life,” says Levi Williams, a master barber from Chicago. Men, women, and children are welcome anytime! For style photos, shop details, and to make an appointment, click here.
The Den Salon / 300 W Ocean Blvd.
Let The Den’s master hair artists work their magic: Haircuts, coloring, extensions, balayage, ombres, clipper cuts, highlights, and more are available! FREE validated parking makes your Den experience super-easy. To meet the hair artists and to schedule an appointment, click here.
Envy Beauty Studio / 314 Elm Ave.
An East Village fixture for the last 10 years, Envy is an eco-friendly hair salon which avoids using products harmful to the environment. It’s a great shop for brides; Envy will do your on-site, day-of-your-wedding hair and makeup! For a full list of services, products, and to make an appointment, click here.
Salon Five Hundred / 500 E Broadway
When it comes to helping you get your style just right at any time, Salon Five Hundred does not play around! This East Village beauty salon is ready to cut and highlight your hair, apply lash extensions or permanent makeup – anything on the menu. Check out their website here.
GET YOUR GLOW ON
Wildflower Beauty + Brows / 429 E 1st St.
Shop owner Rachelle brings a wealth of experience and passion to her work. Her clients love her brow shaping and lash lifting skills, and have complete trust in her abilities as a cosmetic tattoo artist. Rachelle is available by appointment only: To schedule your visit and to learn more about the shop, click here.
Amber M Aesthetics / 509 E Broadway
For a relaxing and rejuvenating experience to help start your year off right, get a facial from Amber. Her expertise keeps her growing client base happy with a variety of facials and treatments. For treatment details and to book an appointment, click here.
Wax ‘n Blush / 322 Elm Ave.
This East Village shop offers a wide variety of self-care services guaranteed to help start your new year on the right foot! Wax ‘n Blush offers a great variety of facials, along with many other treatments that will leave you feeling happy and healthy. For treatment details and to make an appointment, click here.
Salon Row / 195 E 4th St.
Salon Row is a self-care one-stop shop! Click here to see the services available in the Row’s many suites; Tattooing, facials, waxing, haircuts, eyelash extensions and much more can be accomplished there. If you are a self-care professional, you might consider opening a suite in Salon Row! Inquire via their website.