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Kurves Threading Studio open

Alison Whitehouse, owner of Studios West Salon Suites, receives an eyebrow threading treatment from Fariyal Pirani, owner of Kurves Threading Studio in Studios West, 10845 Kingston Pike, Farragut, Kurves opened Nov. 3.
Farragut residents now have a novel way of sculpting their eyebrows.

Fariyal Pirani, owner, has opened Kurves Threading Studio in Suite 20 of Studios West Salon Suites, 10843 Kingston Pike, Farragut.

Pirani opened her salon Friday, Nov. 3, where she offers eyebrow threading, an art that originated in Asia.

“Eyebrow threading is taking out unwanted hair, like people do with waxing,” she said.

Pirani explained she uses thread, instead of wax, to take off hair and shape the brows. The thread is doubled, then twisted and rolled over areas of unwanted hair.

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Choto Family Dentistry coming

Darrel Clabough, D.D.S., left, and Tommy Spears, D.D.S., both of Maryville, are partnering to open Choto Family Dentistry in Markets at Choto. They said they hope to be open in March.
Two Maryville dentists have teamed up to open a satellite dental office, Choto Family Dentistry, in Markets at Choto.

Dr. Tommy Spears, who currently has a practice at Crestview Dental Care in Maryville, and Dr. Darrel Clabough hope to have the office at 1626 Choto Markets Way in Concord open by March 1, 2018.

“We are very excited,” Clabough said. “It’s going to be a great fit. We’ve known each other for years.

“I tried to get [Spears] to work for me when he got out of school,” he added.

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Shoot Point Blank to open in December

The Farragut area will have a gun shop and range to visit for Christmas shopping.

Tom Willingham, founder and owner of Shoot Point Blank, is aiming to open his newest store at 620 Corporate Point Way, Knoxville, in early December. The store is located off Outer Drive and just outside of Farragut.

“We chose that particular site because it was close to the freeway,” Willingham said. “We find that people generally come anywhere from 15 miles on in to visit us.”

The range will have 20 25-yard lanes, with each one able to handle handguns and long guns up to a .308 caliber.

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