Oct. 17 2012 09:50 AM

Tattoos, spas, hiking spots and more

readerspoll

Best Barber Shop

Barberside

Honorable mention: Floyd's 99 Barber Shop, Barber Surgeons, Lefty's Barbershop


Best Chiropractic Center

Spence Chiropractic

Honorable mention: Chiropractique, Life Within, Diego Chiropractic Center


Best Day Spa

La Costa

Honorable mention: Massage Envy, Rock Spa, The Hidden Spa


Best Dentist

Bankers Hill Dental

Honorable mention: Paul Davis, DDS; Joseph Zakowski, DDS; Ross Dixon DDS


Best Hair Salon (guys)

Disconnected

Honorable mention: Hair Drezzers on Fire, The Electric Chair, Axle Hair Labor


Best Hair Salon (ladies)

The Electric Chair

Honorable mention: Disconnected, Hair Drezzers on Fire, Hyde Edwards


Best Hiking Spot

Cowles Mountain

Honorable mention: Torrey Pines State Park, Mission Trails Regional Park, Iron Mountain


Best Hospital

Scripps La Jolla

Honorable mention: Sharp Memorial, Palomar Medical Center, La Jolla VA Hospital


Best Lasik Surgery Center

Clearview Eye & Laser Center

Honorable mention: Global Laser Center, Gordon Weiss Schanzlin Vision Institute, La Jolla Laser Vision Center


Best Martial Arts School

Undisputed

Honorable mention: White Dragon, Aikido of San Diego Martial Arts, Vault Combat Academy


Best Place for Acupuncture

Chiropractique

Honorable mention: Ocean Beach Community Acupuncture, Adams Ave. Integrative Health, AcuLife La Jolla


Best Place to get a Facial

Therapie Day Spa

Honorable mention: Karma Relaxation Spa, Rock Spa, The Undercarriage


Best Place to Get a Massage

Massage Envy

Honorable mention: Yoga One, Knot Stop, Karma Relaxation Spa


Best Place to Get Pierced

Apogee Body Piercing

Honorable mention: Church of Steel, Enigma Professional Body Piercing, Big City Tattoo


Best Place to Get Waxed

The Undercarriage

Honorable mention: Pretty Kitty, Beauty by Dolly, Le Wax


Best Tanning Salon

Itan

Honorable mention: Tan Line, Hollywood Tans, California Tan


Best Tattoo Artist

Sulu'ape Angela Bolson (Big City Tattoo)

Honorable mention: Fip Buchanan (Avalon Tattoo), Bill Canales (Full Circle Tattoo), Rori Keatin (Guru Tattoo)


Best Tattoo Parlor

Avalon

Honorable mention: Flying Panther, Full Circle Tattoo, Guru Tattoo


Best WorkOut Gym

Fit Athletic

Honorable mention: Chuze, Boulevard Fitness, North Park Fitness


Best Yoga Studio

Yoga One

Honorable mention: Core Power, Namaste Yoga, Pilgrimage of the Heart

Calendar

  • Known as the ‘Official Scripps National Spelling Bee Watch Party for Adults,’ guests can cheer on kids in the Scripps National Spelling Bee on ESPN before competing in a spelling bee themselves
  • The renowned Mexican black and white photographer presents an exhibition exploring the principal themes within three groups: "Bestiarium"," Fantastic Women" and "Silent Natures."
  • Debunk some of the stereotypes surrounding cannibalism at this new exhibition that takes a hands-on approach to the subject. Includes video games and interactive activities where patrons will have to decide...
  • A mass action against the closing of the UCSD University Art Gallery. Participants will meet at the Silent Tree (located near the Library Walk) and march together toward the Gallery
  • Local science illustrator Melissa Walter presents new abstract works that are literal interpretations of astronomical theories
  • So Say We All invites listeners to hear stories about real life, the internet, the ways those places intersect or the way they don't intersect at all, told by seven locals
  • The author, comic book writer, and son of Stephen King will sign his new apocalyptic thriller, The Fireman
See all events on Thursday, May 26