March 4, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES I • Page 15 F O CUS on Franklin Lakes Businesses PILATES PLACE, the place where change is happening! ������������������������������������������ J ������������������������������������������� Esther Axelrod ������������������������������� Esther Axelrod ������������������� ��������������������������������� �������������� ���������������������������� ������������������ ������������������� ������������������ ������������������������������������������������������ ust in time for bathing suit season! Bring balance to your body and your life. The Pilates method, developed by Joseph Pilates, is a total body workout for men and women of any age. It produces longer, leaner muscles without weight room bulk. Pilates improves your posture and flexibility while making you feel energized and challenged. With over 500 exercises to choose from your workouts are always fresh and new. Pilates Place is a fully equipped studio. Your sessions will include work on Reformer, Tower, Cadillac, Chair, Ladder Barrel as well as mat work. The instruction you will receive at Pilates Place stands apart from other exercise modalities in terms of the personal attention you will receive. Pilates requires precise movement patterns, therefore it is essential the method is learned under direct supervision. In less supervised settings Natalie Bray and Julie Tafuri incorrect form can lead to less effective workouts and possible injury. Whether you are a solo client, or in a semi-private session of no more than three individuals, owners Natalie Bray and Julie Tafuri along with their staff of exceptional instructors will make sure your workouts are the best they can be! Julie and Natalie offer comprehensive, professional training designed to meet any particular individual’s needs. Coming this summer, Pilates Place will be offering spin-lates, Pilates mat classes and Lottie Burke (barre work). Get your Pilates, cardio and strength training all under one roof. Established in 2003, Pilates Place of Franklin Lakes, NJ looks forward to hearing from you. Classes are by appointment and we are open seven days a week with daytime and evening hours. We are conveniently located in the Market Basket shopping center. Please give us a call at (201) 891-5285 and schedule a complimentary session today. Cartridge World announces record-breaking sales increases s most retailers were feeling the strain of the recession in 2008, Cartridge World, the world’s fastest growing ink and toner refilling retailer, experienced recordsetting growth. As the leader in the $80 billion printer cartridge industry, Cartridge World experienced a 13 percent increase in same-store sales over 2007. And sales have skyrocketed as consumers and business owners opt to save money by refilling cartridges, instead of always buying new. Jeff and Randy Bier “We are helping our customers save money, which is vital during these challenging economic times. While many companies have experienced financial disarray, we as a company, on the other hand, are proud to say that we have seen success,” said Jeff Bier, owner and president of Cartridge World - Franklin Lakes. “Individual consumers and businesses can see the value in our recycling technology that allows them to buy quality ink and toner cartridges and save money!” Cartridge World CEO Tom Fricke added, “Cartridge World is a recession-resistant retailer that offers a product that is in high-demand, and we are successful by saving our customers substantially on ink and toner costs, while at the same time helping save the environment.” Refilling and remanufacturing printer cartridges are becoming indispensable services for businesses and consumers looking to save money and adopt green practices. Cartridge World prevents more than nine million cartridges from going into landfills each year for businesses, schools, organizations and the average consumer. Cartridge World addresses environmental issues by showcasing its ability to refill ink cartridges an average of three to eight times, without sacrificing quality. All Cartridge World products come with a 100 percent money-back guarantee. For more information about Cartridge World - Franklin Lakes, contact Vice President Randy Bier at (201) 891-0990. A hese days, conspicuous consumption is out and frugality is fashionable again. With quick, easy, and affordable self-automated spa treatments, Planet Beach’s Contempo Spa provides consumers with the relief and relaxation to recover from the strains of tough economic times. For an average of $100 a month, the cost of one service at a traditional day spa, consumers can purchase a Planet Beach membership and limitlessly indulge daily in all of the Contempo Spa services. This affordable option allows members to regularly enjoy the benefits of spa treatments— stopping in for a quick massage or spending the entire day pampering. With the technology-driven spa equipment there’s no need for therapists—so clients enjoy a private spa experience at the Hydro-Derma Fusion push of a button in less time, and at a far less cost than an ordinary day spa. Skincare at the Press of a Button For a whole-body skin treatment, Hydro-Derma Fusion combines steam, aromatherapy, light therapy and heat massage that hydrates skin, cleans pores, and improves collagen and elasticity. Combined with a healthy lifestyle and workout regimen, Hydro-Derma Fusion treatments have aided in weight loss, with some clients burning up to 300 calories per session. To relax and rejuvenate, clients can experience a soothing Aqua Massage. From a soothing full-body massage engineered to relieve stress, decrease muscle tension, and leave tired muscles feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. For the latest in skin rejuvenation, the Luminous Facial uses phototherapy to provide noticeable improvement to the complexion offering an overall healthier, more youthful appearance. This 20-minute facial treatment combats fine lines, dark circles and puffiness around the eyes. UV therapy as well as UV-Free, Mystic spray tanning is offered at Planet Beach. Mystic remains a popular choice among celebrities and is a great way to get a golden glow in minutes, which lasts 5-7 days. For brighter, whiter teeth in just fifteen minutes, Planet Beach offers an advanced teeth whitening system. Customers can achieve four to six shades whiter in only one session! Experience a Day ‘At the Beach’ For the utmost in quality skin care, visit Planet Beach Contempo Spa at Franklin Crossing Shopping Center, 820 Franklin Ave., Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417. To schedule an appointment, call 201-891-4555. T Beat Recession Depression with Quick, Easy and Affordable Spa Services