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Where to Get Fit & Fab in Atlanta This Summer

Drumroll, please! You voted, and the results are in: Here are the top picks in the A!  

Best Spin Studio: TURN Studio
Indoor cycling is having a serious moment, and this Sandy Springs Spin studio is riding out the trend, offering a variety of classes. Try the Performance, which mimics the elevation of a real road, or Double Shot (think 30 minutes of cycling followed by 30 minutes of circuit training). @turn_atl 

Best Manis & Pedis: Sugarcoat
Show your cuticles some TLC with a trip to one of Sugarcoat’s four ITP salons, where the VIP treatment is a given. Opt for the Essie Hydro Masque add-on—a mud mask for your legs and feet for extra-smooth skin (supersexy heated booties included).

Best Sauna: Perspire Sauna Studio
The Buckhead studio’s recent opening has spurred major buzz across the city. Kick back in your own sauna set to 150 degrees for 40 minutes of you-time, which can be spent watching Netflix or Hulu, or doing a light workout with provided weights. Rooms also offer chromotherapy (opt for the red light known as “The Great Energizer”). @perspiresaunastudio 

Best Medspa: OVME
This Buckhead medspa is influencer-approved, with HydraFacial regulars like Cathy Peshek and Harrison White. Bonus? New OVME Mobile app allows you to book appointments on the fly—and even schedule an at-home sesh. #treatyourself @ovmeofficial

Best Botox and Injections: AYA Medical Spa
With four board-certified plastic surgeons running the show here, you can trust your skin is in good hands when it’s time for a boost of Botox to kiss future wrinkles buh-bye. And if you haven’t yet tested out new AQUAGOLD with micro-Botox, now’s your chance. @ayamedicalspa

Best Cosmetic Dentist: Dr. Bahar Nia, Buckhead Cosmetic & Family Dentistry
The total package of beauty and brains, Dr. Bahar Nia is the real deal with expert know-how on sporting a selfieworthy smile, from whitening and veneers to implants, bonding and more. @buckheaddentistry

Best Breast Augmentation: Dr. Marisa Lawrence, MD, FACS
Get your gals looking good just in time for lower necklines and strappy dresses thanks to this ATL-based breast augmentation expert, who will have your new physique turning heads all summer long. @marisalawrenceplasticsurgery

Best Rhinoplasty: Atlanta Face & Body
Thanks to leading lady Dr. Elizabeth Whitaker, a board-certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Atlantans are flaunting a perfectly sculpted sniffer to hold up their Gucci sunglasses. @atlantafaceandbody

Best Day Spa: The Woodhouse Day Spa
Organic Renewal may sound like the kombucha you’ve been buying from Whole Foods Market, but it’s really the name of the spa package you should be booking at this Avalon- and Dunwoody-based day spa. Think a seaweed wrap, life-changing facial, and a lavender and seaweed sugar scrub pedicure to boot. @woodhouseavalon, @woodhousedunwoody

Best Spray Tan: RAW Bronzing Studio
Get your glow on sans harmful sun exposure or chemicals—the formulas here are 100 percent all natural and free of alcohol and parabens. PSA for north ATL: Keep your eyes peeled for a Buckhead studio bowing soon. @rawbronzingstudio

Best Lasik Surgery: Thomas Eye Group
Kick contacts to the curb and accessorize with trending blue-light-blocking glasses instead. Just call on one of the three LASIK experts at this practice and queue up “I Can See Clearly Now” on Spotify. @thomaseyegroup

Best Nonsurgical Procedure: CoolSculpting, Sculpted Contours
Sport a bangin’ bod this summer sans surgery—or wasted hours at the gym when you could be sipping margs on a patio somewhere—with CoolSculpting at Buckhead’s Sculpted Contours. Owner Kathy King offers the true VIP treatment (read: your own private space with the ability to watch TV or scroll through Insta during treatment). @sculptedcontours

Best Anti-Aging Doctor: Atlanta Face & Body
Daylight saving time might have had our clocks springing forward, but Atlanta Face & Body can help keep time from showing up in your selfies on Snapchat. #nofilter @atlantafaceandbody

Best Chiropractor: Taylor Chiropractic
For when you’ve hit the town—and the dance floor—a little too hard, the hot pair of docs (former JEZ Most Beautifuls, to be exact) at this go-to practice will get your joints back in check. @thetaylordocs

Best Esthetician: The Spa at North Atlanta Plastic Surgery
From the top-trending HydraFacial to superficial chemical peels, The Spa at NAPS is practically a playground for pampering your skin—plus it’s run by #girlbosses Dr. Amy Alderman and Dr. Aida Joiner. @napsmedspa

Best OB/GYN: Dr. E.J. Aspuru, Northside/Northpoint OB/GYN
For when your nether regions need a little professional attention, this top doc is there for you (’cause you’re there for him too—well, maybe not how it works, but we couldn’t resist a Friends reference).

Best Plastic Surgeon: Dr. Amy Alderman, North Atlanta Plastic Surgery
There’s a reason the owner of North Atlanta Plastic Surgery snagged the top spot this year: We trust our bodies with this blond bombshell that doubles as a board-certified plastic surgeon—and you should too. @fabulousbydramy

Best Facial Plastic Surgeon: Dr. Louis M. DeJoseph, Premier Image Cosmetic & Laser Surgery
Update your profile—literally—with a trip to see this doc who’s dedicated to highlighting your natural beauty. He’s performed over 10,000 facial and laser procedures, so, needless to say, you’re in good hands. @premierimageatl

Best Laser & Skincare Clinic: WIFH
Whether you’re suddenly regretting that tattoo you got when you were a little too tipsy (hey, no judgment) or the warmer temps have you wishing your legs would shave themselves, WIFH is laser-focused (pun intended) on serving up the best technology and treatments so you can proudly show off your skin. @wifh

Best Integrative Medical Practice: Dr. Taz Bhatia, CentreSpring MD
Dr. Taz’s résumé speaks for itself, with airtime on The Doctors, Good Morning America, Live With Kelly and Ryan, and more—not to mention three books published. The ATL-born powerhouse pulls out all the stops for every patient who’s looking to switch up their health habits for the better. @drtazmd, @centrespringmd

Best Breast Reduction: Atlanta Plastic & Reconstructive Specialists
If the twins are doing more harm than good (back pain? No thanks), call on this practice’s team of bust buffs to talk taking them down a notch. @atlplasticsurgeon

Best Brazilian Butt-lift: Dr. Asaf Yalif, Y Plastic Surgery
This triple-board certified plastic surgeon is at the top of ATL’s list for adding a little lift to your booty, just in time for cheeky bikinis and shorter hemlines. @drasafyalif

Best Body Contour Procedure: SmartLipo, WIFH
There’s a reason this biz consistently lands on our Best of Atlanta list: The team turns out results. As for this procedure, think laser-assisted lipo that essentially melts unwanted fat right off—plus it’s the only tech on the market that also tightens the skin. Win-win. @wifh

Best Dermatologist: Dermatology Associates of Atlanta
The derm docs here are not to be overlooked. From answering general Q’s to talking cosmetic options, this practice is a jack of all trades—and clearly ATL thinks so too. @dermatlanta

Best Massage: Treat Your Feet
Don’t let the name fool you; this Atlanta-based biz offers it all (think deep-tissue, hot stone, Swedish and more)—plus it’s celeb-approved with clientele ranging from acclaimed athletes like former NFL player Kordell Stewart to The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore. @treatyourfeetbuckhead, @treatyourfeetatl

Best Haircuts: Alicia Igess
This supertalented salon owner will get your locks looking Instagram-ready, whether you’re going for “just a trim” or doing the classic post-breakup chop. @aliciaigess

Best Makeup Artist: Chandler West
You might recognize this gal’s name: She was featured as one of JEZ’s 50 Most Beautiful Atlantans last November, so obviously we were ecstatic to see the city recognizing her handiwork with a makeup brush. The brunette babe certainly knows her way around an eye shadow palette—just ask her 16.4K Insta followers. @chandlerwest

Best Microblading: Milly Marques, Brows by Milly
This ATL-based expert knows how to bring out the best in your brows, adding envyworthy shape and fullness with microblading technology. #browsonfleek @browsbymilly

Best Hair Colorist: Jessica Goldstein, J Gold Salon
From balayage to full-color on both blondes and brunettes, this color queen knows how to do it all—and flawlessly—with the stamp of approval from celebs like Casey Holmes, Sara Blakely and Callie Dauler. @jessgoldhairmakeup

Best Hair Extensions: Rebecca Sinclair Crispin, Steve Hightower Hair Salon & Day Spa
Because the Kardashians have us all obsessed with the power of extensions, this hair hotshot has mastered the talent of adding seamless length to Atlantans’ locks. @hairbyrebeccasinclair

Best Hair Salon for Him: Van Michael Men
ATL’s gents can sip an ice-cold brewski while an expert stylist works their magic at this top-notch salon. From a hot shave to a simple cut, all types of services are on offer—plus its location at The Battery Atlanta means you can flaunt your new look afterward. @vanmichaelmen

Best Hair Salon for Her: Steve Hightower Hair Salon & Day Spa
It’s a VIP experience unlike any other when you set foot inside this staple salon. From the personable stylists to the Instaworthy results, it’s no wonder ATL’s ladies continue to return. @1stevehightower

Best Faux Lashes: A Glamour Affair
Wave your wand goodbye with a set of sexy lashes from the pros at this beauty biz. Keep it subtle with a natural look or take it up a notch with a more dramatic length—either way, NovaLash fill-ins are only needed every four weeks. @aglamouraffair

Best Wax: Waxxpot
This Sandy Springs setup—which is toasting its first anniversary in Atlanta this season—knows smooth skin, and proves it, from brow to bikini and beyond. @waxxpot_sandysprings

Best Sugaring: Sweet Peach Wax & Sugaring Studio
Summer will be nothing but smooth sailing—and razor free—thanks to this sugaring studio (the first of its kind in Georgia). Not familiar? Think an all-natural paste made from sugar, water and lemon juice, plus it’s less painful than waxing. @sweetpeachwax

Best Blowout: Cherry Blow Dry Bar
From a first date (try the Beachy Keen) to a night on the town (hello, Wondrous Waves), Cherry Blow Dry Bar’s menu of styled locks delivers on drop-dead gorgeous looks. The complimentary vino is a bonus too. @cherryblowdrybarbuckhead, @cherryblowdrybarmidtownatl, @cherryblowdrybarbrookhaven

Best Crossfit Gym: CrossFit Vesuvio
New to the CrossFit game? Try this studio’s six-week challenge that includes a steady workout routine with nutritional guidance and personal check-ins to boot. Think the royal treatment of training. @crossfitvesuvio

Best Pilates: SculptHouse
Master the MegaFormer at this Buckhead studio, where the cutting-edge equipment is the holy grail of full-body workouts—then reward yourself with an athleisure shopping spree in the trendy retail boutique. @sculpthouse

Best New Studio: Solcioty Fitness
This Buckhead boutique fitness studio is fresh on the city’s workout scene, but it’s already come in hot—literally (the studio director and founder were two of JEZ’s 2018 Most Beautiful Atlantans). Think rotating Lift, Lean and Sculpt classes of varying cardio and weight training. @solcioty.buckhead

Best Yoga Studio: Red Hot Yoga
Personalize your sweat sesh at this Buckhead and Midtown studio, where yogis can choose from classes with and without music, as well as the room’s temp (from 100 to 103 degrees). @redhotyogastudios

Best Specialty Fitness Studio: Orangetheory Fitness
The best part about taking a 60-minute class at one of Orangetheory’s many outposts? You keep burning calories even after the workout is over thanks to the science behind the sweat. See you soon, summer body. @otf_buckhead, @orangetheorybrookhaven, @orangetheorychastainpark

Best Personal Trainer: Bryan Jean-Pierre
This top trainer’s 44.8K Insta followers speak for themselves. The owner of MiscFit Studio also tackles one-on-one sessions for those looking to get face time with the fitness guru. @b_jeanpierre

Best Barre Studio: Pink Barre
Small movements make a big difference at Pink Barre studios around ATL. And when you want a quick cardio session? Try barREbound: a 55-minute class that incorporates mini trampolines to get your heart rate up. @pinkbarrestudios

Best Recovery Studio: MOTION Stretch Studio
Show your muscles some TLC with a bend and stretch sesh at this Buckhead studio, where one-on-one tailored sessions boost energy levels and improve the body’s strength and elasticity. @motionstretchstudio

Best Instructors: BACH Fitness
With BACH translating to “home away from home,” the instructors really make the Buckhead fitness spot feel like that. Tip: Book a class with JEZ Most Beautiful Morgan Findlay for a HIST (high intensity strength training) workout, the studio’s take on classic HIIT training. @bach_atl