Get-healthy helpers target body and beauty (and booty…)


110over70, the newly opened energizing fitness facility located in the Marine Club at 1100 S. Broad St., features studios for yoga, Pilates, group exercises, spinning and personal training.

With over 25 years of experience, the team at 110over70 is devoted to helping members exceed their fitness goals. The personalized attention and outstanding customer service make for an unforgettable experience.

110over70 is also recognized for its commitment to the community and its ability to work into the fabric of the neighborhood. 110over70 is devoted to enhancing the lives of everyone in the Philadelphia community. See the difference in yourself for yourself.

The dedicated staff members at 110over70 have their finger on your pulse.

For more information, call (215) 790-1025.

12th Street Gym

12th Street Gym, 204 S. 12th St., is a fitness and personal-care complex like no other in the world. Located in the heart of Center City, it covers 120,000 square feet on eight levels spread over a full city block.

12th Street offers more than 60 group-fitness classes a week, ranging from Pilates and yoga to cardio-dance and striptease aerobics. The gym also features the most comprehensive selection of strength-training equipment in the Philadelphia region, a beautiful pool and an expansive, landscaped sundeck for warm-weather relaxing.

SOLEIL at 12th Street provides spotless tanning service in eight tanning beds and booths at the lowest prices in Center City. A gym membership is not required.

The Camac Center, at 201 S. Camac St., features personal-care services including spinning classes, hair and nail care, massage therapy, counseling, a private Pilates studio, medical-grade skincare and age-defying services, as well as the largest kids’ fitness center in the metro region.

12th Street also features the largest group of quality personal trainers in the United States. These independent professionals work directly for their members, so a member’s entire training fee goes to his or her trainer.

Membership at 12th Street is amazingly inexpensive, beginning at less than $33 a month. New members get one or more free training sessions depending on membership choice.

For more information, visit or call (215) 985-4092.

Any Lab Test Now

Any Lab Test Now® is a healthcare lab-testing facility contracted with nationally accredited labs to provide medical lab testing to clients in a professional, convenient and cost-effective way. Any Lab Test Now is perfect if you’re paying out of pocket, uninsured or a high-deductible account holder.

The company provides thousands of tests, such as HIV, viral load, T-helper cell, wellness, diabetes, comprehensive STD panels, male-health profiles, drug screens and advanced nutritional testing.

No appointment is necessary, and all services are confidential and anonymous. Most results are available in 24-48 hours.

Any Lab Test Now is located in the Springfield Shopping Center, 131 S. State Road in Springfield.

For more information, visit or call (610) 543-2211.

Bicycle Therapy

Bicycle Therapy, 2211 South St., has been serving Philadelphia’s commuters and cycling enthusiasts for nearly 20 years. A frequent “Best Of” winner, Bicycle Therapy caters to everyone from area students to Triple Crown pros looking to conquer the Manayunk Wall.

The shop provides outstanding service and offers a large selection of bicycles and equipment. Bicycle Therapy is also active in the Philadelphia community, sponsoring many area road and mountain-bike teams and providing the staff’s mechanical expertise for area charity rides.

For more information, visit or call (215) 735-7849.

The Body Electric School

The Body Electric School has spent 25 years helping people across the country to become more comfortable with their own bodies.

Body Electric seeks to help people experience their potential as fully integrated, loving and self-aware beings through a series of workshops that focus on movement, breath, touch and personal growth in order to honor the wisdom of the body.

“We all yearn to be part of something so much bigger than ourselves,” said school director Bob Findle. “Our work is about helping people reach a part of themselves that may have gotten lost. The workshops can also provide tools for making you a better lover through creating intentions and developing consciousness around erotic energy.”

A Celebrating the Body Erotic for Men series will be held in Philadelphia April 4-5.

For more information, visit, e-mail [email protected] or call (215) 844-6537.

Dr. Ken Cirka, DMD

Philadelphia dentist Dr. Ken Cirka’s refined clinical artistry and welcoming personality ensure you get the ultimate in quality dental care.

Cirka’s Center City practice, at 1601 Walnut St., Suite 1203, was voted the “Best Dental Office” by City Paper in 2006. Cirka offers service that goes beyond what you need to keep healthy teeth, providing you with the beautiful smile you’ve always dreamed of. Available treatments include teeth whitening, dental implants, InvisAlign teeth straightening, aesthetic and cosmetic dentistry and an array of preventative-care services.

“Free New Patient Exams,” valued at $170, include a complete dental exam, gum-disease and oral-cancer screening, X-rays, bite analysis, a jaw-joint exam and color evaluation.

For more information, visit or call (215) 568-6222.

Cut Hair & Skin Studio

Cut, 204 S. 13th St., can help you look great from head to toe.

The gay-owned-and-operated salon, situated in the heart of the Gayborhood, offers a variety of hair- and skincare services, body-hair removal and massages at prices that will fit in your budget. Cut’s experienced and friendly staff will ensure that you receive top-quality service and a hot new look this spring.

For more information, call (215) 545-3930.


Ettoré, 1201 Market St., is offering Spa Week Specials that will help get you fit and fabulous this spring without breaking the bank.

From April 13-19, the spa will offer a variety of services for just $50, including aromatherapy massages, Malaysian silk pedicures and green-tea facials.

Ettoré staff members believe their guests are the highest priority and work to fulfill all of your beauty needs with the quality of service you deserve.

The spa is open daily from 9 a.m.-10 p.m.

For more information, visit or call (215) 928-9010.

Hair Club for Men

If you could choose between having a full head of hair or a bald scalp, the choice would be obvious. Unfortunately for many, genetics will play a big part in making that choice. That is where Hair Club can help.

At Hair Club, you can take control of your image. Many people wait an average of seven years before they do anything about their hair loss. Why wait? Take action now and reclaim that full, healthy-looking head of hair with a complete line of products and services customized to your unique situation.

The company’s goal is to give you the look you thought you’d never have again. So what are you waiting for?

Call now for a free private consultation and microscopic hair and scalp analysis.

For more information, call (800) 365-0508.

King’s Collar

King’s Collar Custom Shirtmakers, located in Ardmore, is a premier custom-shirt company and has been serving local customers for more than 30 years.

King’s Collar is owned by Nancy Gold, a nationally recognized custom-shirt designer, distinguished as the nation’s first woman to enter the field as both a shirt and patternmaker.

Gold started the company in 1978 in Haddonfield, N.J., and relocated to Rittenhouse Row in Center City in 1986, then moved to Ardmore’s Main Line in 2000.

Gold makes shirts for both men and women and offers these services within the comfortable ambiance of her artistic and intimate studio setting. All work is either done in Ardmore or in the company’s New Jersey workroom.

Gold’s clients include national political leaders, media personalities and numerous corporate leaders.

For more information or to make an appointment, visit, e-mail [email protected] or call (610) 642-9910.

Level 1 Fitness

Situated on a quiet cobblestone street in Old City, Level 1 Fitness, 113 N. Bread St., offers an alternative to the typical gym experience. Our goal is to promote healthy lifestyles and wellness through proper diet, nutrition and exercise. Engage both your body and mind with Kinesis and improve your functional strength, balance and core stability in one 30-minute, full-body workout. We may not be the largest, but we aim to be the best fitness center in Philadelphia. We have gone all out to bring you the most advanced fitness equipment available today in a setting that is second to none. We have some of the best trainers in the city, each with a unique specialty to deliver a great workout experience combined with a high level of personal service. If this sounds like the place for you, please pay us a visit!

For more information, call (215) 925-0215 or visit

Mazzoni Center

Mazzoni Center, Philadelphia’s LGBT health center, now offers laser treatments for hair removal, skin rejuvenation and spider-vein reduction at 809 Locust St., so you can look as good as you feel.

Mazzoni’s health professionals, social workers, HIV specialists, counselors, educators and volunteers are leading a revolution in LGBT healthcare.

For more information, visit or call (215) 275-4125.

Move Forward Fitness

Are you frustrated by your inability to lose your extra fat? Have you gained back the weight you lost on your last diet? Do you want to feel better, look better and be healthier?

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, Move Forward Fitness, 1616 Walnut St., is here to help. The training studio, operated by Jared Carter, is committed to helping everyone achieve the results they seek to change their lives.

Carter is so confident in Move Forward’s success that he backs all of his services with a 100-percent money-back guarantee.

For more information, visit, e-mail [email protected] or call (215) 399-3541.

Petchalonis Dental & Associates

Dr. Anthony Petchalonis’ practice, 248 S. 21st St., provides high-quality, state-of-the-art services so that patients can achieve optimal dental health and maintain a beautiful smile and healthier gums and teeth.

Petchalonis offers comprehensive oral care in the conveniently located Rittenhouse office. Services include emergency care, diagnostics, hygiene, restorative dentistry, implants and Britesmile teeth whitening.

Petchalonis’ team takes the time to explain treatment options and inform patients of additional preventative care to establish a more trusting doctor/patient relationship and relieve the stress of seeing a dentist. The practice takes pride in providing a comfortable office experience where the qualified staff is friendly and knowledgeable, and will do everything possible to ensure a pleasant visit.

For more information, visit or call (215) 732-3350.

621 Philadelphia Eddie’s Tattoo Haven

621 Philadelphia Eddie’s Tattoo Haven, 621 S. Fourth St., offers studio-quality tattooing in a walk-in shop, giving every person her/his money’s worth … and then some!

The store’s namesake, Philadelphia Eddie, instilled a good work ethic and love of people in all the artists that staff the shop, which is committed to embracing new styles, themes, techniques and ideas.

The artists are friendly, talented, professional, award-winning, world-class characters. All styles of tattoo are available, and the store specializes in portraits, sleeve and body, custom and cover-ups.

Tattooing has become a way for people to express, enjoy and adorn themselves, and Philadelphia Eddie’s is happy to make these ideas come true.

Come down and bring your ideas, art, pictures, pals, family and friends and get tattooed.

The shop is open from noon-midnight every day.

For more information, visit or call (215) 922-7384.

Dr. Phillip R. Reeves

Dr. Phillip R. Reeves is a well-known psychiatrist with extensive experience in treating LGBT individuals.

Dr. Reeves also specializes in psychopharmacology and psychotherapy.

Dr. Reeves has offices in both Center City, at 1600 Walnut St., Suite 1128, and in Montgomery County and offers convenient evening hours.

For more information, call (215) 740-4311.

Salon @ 5th

Salon @ 5th, 316 S. Fifth St., has a staff of highly trained stylists who can meet all your hair-care needs.

The stylists, who receive training every six months to keep up with the latest innovations, provide everything from fashionable cuts and waxing to eye-catching highlights.

The salon offers services for people with all types of hair, such as its new Keratin treatment, which is an excellent service for people with dry, frizzy or curly hair.

Salon @ 5th caters to a clientele that spans all races, genders, colors and ages. The friendly, unpretentious staff and clean, inviting environment will make your next hair-care experience a memorable one.

Salon @ 5th gives complimentary consultations to new customers.

For more information, call (215) 873-8090.

Dr. Ira Sheres

Dr. Ira Sheres, at 248 S. 21st St., fuses his education and experience to provide patients with high-quality dental care.

Sheres studied at the prestigious Cornell University, where he received his bachelor’s degree, and then moved on to the University of Penn School of Dental Medicine, finishing up his residency at Temple University. Sheres performs general and specialized dentistry as well as cosmetic dentistry.

The practice offers both early-morning and evening hours to accommodate your busy schedule.

For more information, call (215) 546-6111.

South Moon Under

Offering handpicked, premium-quality clothing, accessories, jewelry and home goods, South Moon Under, 1731 Chestnut St., strives to inspire self-expression through the art of fashion.

In addition to its Philadelphia shop, South Moon Under has locations throughout the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., areas, as well as in Richmond, Va.; Ocean City, Md.; and Rehoboth Beach, Del., and is the Mid-Atlantic area’s premier destination for fashion-forward clothing.

The store offers a constantly changing selection of high-quality apparel in price points that suit the times. Find all of your favorites, like Hugo Boss, RVCA, Juicy Couture, Seven for All Mankind and Joe’s Jeans, arriving daily.

The fashionable staff is eager to help in any way, from personal styling to a friendly smile. You can expect the unexpected with every visit.

For more information, visit or call (215) 563-2298.

The Sporting Club at The Bellevue

The Sporting Club at The Bellevue, 224 S. Broad St., is the city’s premier fitness facility and has been for 20 years.

More than 90,000 square feet in all, it has the widest array of fitness, health and recreational activities anywhere, along with spa and massage services. Members choose from more than 100 group-fitness classes, run on an indoor track, play on a full-size NBA basketball court, swim laps, play squash and racquetball and even box.

The club offers outstanding personal trainers, an executive locker room with sauna, whirlpool and steam room, nutrition counseling and SportsFit Assessment, all in a great Center City location.

In addition to being a fitness facility, it’s also a club where the city’s leading arts, political, financial and legal leaders sweat out the details of their stressful lives. Join them now and cut down on your own financial stress by not having to pay dues until May 1.

For more information, call (215) 985-2160.

Drs. Wortman, Biscardi and Associates, P.C.

Drs. Wortman, Biscardi and Associates, at 1420 Walnut St., Suite 600, have 25 years of eye-care experience, which aids them in providing the most comprehensive and trusted care possible for area residents.

The practice accepts most vision plans and prides itself on the personal relationships forged between the doctors and their patients.

For more information, call (215) 735-6300.