lifeless hair. The process takes about three to six hours and prices
start from $300. The new growth needs to be treated about every four
to six months. Images is a full-service salon that offers all kinds
of hair services, including haircuts, hairstyles, scalp treatment,
hair color and permanents. There's also a make-up artist who offers
waxing and professional make-up applications, and a manicurist for
manicures and pedicures. Images is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday,
8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday
and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. It's at 2515 E. Coast Highway, Corona
del Mar. (949) 675-5531.
Whether you're planning a party at home or a business gathering,
Champagne French Bakery offers some time-saving platters for takeout.
The Champagne Breakfast tray serves nine to 12 people for $21.75. It
comes with assorted pastries, including croissants, Danish pastries,
muffins and scones. Champagne's Specialty Sandwich tray is $4.25 per
person. You may choose from a variety of cold sandwiches served on
freshly baked baguettes. Champagne's Specialty Quiche Tray is $3.25
per person. It includes an assortment of quiches, served in halves.
The Champagne's Dessert tray serves nine to 12 people for $39.75. It
includes a selection of cakes, tarts and cookies. Champagne French
Bakery is at the Westcliff Plaza at 1120 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach.
(949) 646-0520. It's also at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. (714)
You won't feel like you're being completely taken advantage of at
Costa Mesa Auto Service Center. The owner, Jim Tallman, is so fair
and his work is excellent. The center works on all types of cars,
foreign and domestic. And they can do all kinds of auto work,
excluding smog checks. Costa Mesa Auto Service Center is at 1747
Anaheim Ave., Costa Mesa. (949) 645-7878.
All new rug
Hemphill's Rugs has added two new rug collections, Tommy Bahama
and Ralph Lauren, and is doing very well with them. The Tommy Bahama
rug collection is about half what you'd expect from Tommy Bahama --