Over the last few weeks, Tampa businesses have had to rapidly deal with the impacts of government-mandated social distancing to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Many are now offering their goods and services through digital platforms or have adapted to pickup models to help keep their doors open and employees employed.
Read on for dozens of ways to continue patronizing Tampa businesses (organized by category) during this challenging time. If you own or know of a local business who is offering a special or a modified version of their goods or services that isn’t on this list, email McKenna.Kelley@tampamagazines.com.
Faces of South Tampa
Visit the med spa’s online store to shop SkinMedica products for 30% off and free shipping, or bank specially priced cutting-edge treatment packages like Morpheus8, AquaGold finetouch microinjection, SkinCeuticals LED Light Therapy, CoolTone by CoolSculpting and more.
Castellano Cosmetic Surgery
Call Castellano Cosmetic Surgery or email firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase medical-grade skin care products from Alastin Skin Care, SkinCeuticals, Siligen and ColorScience. All products are 20% off and ship for a $5 flat rate.
You Glow Spray Tan
Look to glowier days ahead with You Glow’s buy now, use later specials. Choose from one or two VersaPro booth sessions (both more than half off) or one or two custom spray tan sessions for a discounted price. Call to purchase, and the packages will be added to your account.
Get 20% off all skin care products, including brands like including Obagi, Skin Medica, SkinCeuticals, Rhonda Allison and more. Call the Mack Center to place your order for pickup.
Hair Solutions of Tampa
The hair extensions salon is offering nonsurgical clients whose hair replacement companies have closed at-home touchup kits for their extensions. Call for details.
Pick up your favorite skin care, beauty and home products from Cielo Spa’s retail boutique to get you through your time self-isolating. Available for curbside pickup by appointment only.
The new med spa is offering virtual consultations, plus skin care for 10% and free shipping and $100 gift cards for $75. ELÁN is also giving away two free facials for their reopening.
Crown & Mane
The Hyde Park hair salon is offering 20% off Oribe and Revitalash products with the purchase of two or more. They’re delivering locally to 33606, 33629 and 33611.
Marcadis Watt Plastic Surgery & Med Spa
The South Tampa beauty supply store is offering curbside pickup. Call to place your order and schedule a pickup.
Call ahead to place your order for your favorite skin care products, with curbside pickup.
Elite Facial Plastic Surgery
Dr. Dominic Castellano specializes in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and is offering virtual consultations, along with skin care products for pickup.
The Bar Method
Tampa’s Bar Method studio is running a fully online platform, complete with multiple class formats, virtual happy hours and hangouts, and creative ways to keep the community connected. Streaming access is $39 for an unlimited week and $99 for the first unlimited month.
CAMP Tampa 2 Go
The South Tampa fitness studio launched CAMP Tampa 2 Go, an on-demand digital platform. CAMP’s trainers and teachers have filmed eight weeks of content and will drop three to four classes each Monday, including pilates, HIIT and yoga. Monthly and yearly plans are available, and all proceeds go to keeping CAMP employees employed.
The pilates studio is offering online Lagree-inspired Mega Mat classes taught by Mantra trainers. New classes are added every day, and an unlimited, on-demand subscription is $34.95.
Forced to close its doors just weeks after opening, the Channel District fitness studio quickly launched U3 at Home. For a $40 a month, get access to cycling, yoga and tone (yoga combined with weight training) classes taught by Union Three’s instructors on demand on any internet-enabled device.
Pure Barre South Tampa
The studio is live-streaming workouts on Facebook every day of the week, and streams stay up for 24 hours if you miss the class time. Current Pure Barre get free access to the classes, or new members can sign up for $20 a week, or for free when you pre-purchase a pack of in-studio classes. Workouts can be done without equipment, but the studio is renting out equipment for a flat $15 fee. To sign up for classes, email email@example.com or request to join the Facebook group Pure Barre South Tampa Clients.
The personal trainer at Bayshore Fit is adapting to meet the needs of his clients by creating personalized workout videos using weights (or other items) found at home on the Titleist Performance Institute’s Pro Site. Typically used for golf-focused workouts, the TIP-certified instructor has adapted the platform to meet the needs of the current crisis. Email Will or DM him to sign up for training.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
South Tampa Dermatology
The dermatology office has quickly shifted to telemedicine. Text (813) 872-9551 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to get an appointment. After your eligibility is determined, you’ll be emailed an invitation link for a video conference with a provider.
TMS of South Tampa
By stepping up cleaning procedures, minimizing traffic through the office and screening patients for COVID-19 exposure or symptoms, Dr. Kenneth Pages is keeping his office open to provide TMS and mental health care to his patients. Call his office to make an appointment for depression treatment.
Dr. Alex Gutiérrez had already worked many digital options into his practice, including free virtual smile consultations. He’s also offering up to $750 down payment matching or zero down payment for future procedures.
Dr. Demetri Arnaoutakis
The facial plastic surgeon is offering virtual consultations for future procedures. Email email@example.com or call to schedule.
Hyde Park Cosmetic Surgery Center
Dr. Francis Rieger is offering virtual consultations and will schedule new patients as soon as government restrictions are lifted on non-essential procedures.
Florida ENT & Allergy
The physicians at Florida ENT & Allergy are now meeting with patients through virtual appointments on Google Hangouts. Click here for details and call to schedule.
Through March, get 25% off bedroom, soft goods, select décor, select upholstery, and more, plus 20% other offerings, complimentary design service, and free shipping and delivery.
Southern Closet Systems
The firm’s designers can put together presentations to help facilitate conversations with homeowners over the phone and email so projects move forward even with social distancing. Southern Closet Systems is offering 10% off systems purchased through April 25 (maximum of $1,000 off) to customers who mention supporting small businesses and their employees.
Jacob Morgan Contracting
Owner Jacob Crawford has begun doing remote estimates, as his kitchen and bath pricing structure allows him to provide customers an accurate estimate based on provided photos of the space and a brief phone, email or text conversation with homeowners. Clients can they begin working with him on product and design ideas, helping projects begin earlier and stay on track.
AGL Design – Architectural Designs
The firm specializes in commercial and residential architecture for restaurants, multi-tenant buildings, custom homes and more. AGL Design offers virtual design meetings that walk you through designs to give clients an in-depth look at plans before building even begins.
With over 15 years of experience, interior designer Jill Lifsey has an extensive resource library and a network of subcontractors and industry partners that can work with her team to provide their clients with the highest level of quality in products as well as services. Jill Lifsey Designs is offering free online consultations for new clients. Email your home photos to firstname.lastname@example.org with your interior design needs.
The design firm specializes in working with families to create well-edited and functional spaces. Styled Living is offering free virtual consultations. Email to schedule.
FASHION & STYLE
Style Me New
Personal stylist Christina Santelli is offering 50% off virtual styling sessions using the Good Pix app. Visit her website for details.
Don Me Now x Bubbly Barchique
Shop online for apparel, accessories and bubbly, then pick it up curbside, contact-free. The team at Don Me Now x Bubbly Barchique is also offering Bubbly Kits starting at $60, with a French Brut, French rosé and prosecco.
Shop the South Tampa boutique’s website or Instagram (they’re updating daily with new looks), then call, email, text or DM with your picks. The team will have them ready for curbside pickup, or your order will be shipped or delivered for free. All orders ship with a return label, so you only pay for what you keep. The Penelope T girls will even provide styling advice over FaceTime or text.
The South Tampa upscale consignment shop just opened their e-commerce site. Shipping is free over $49, and they’re offering returns. See the latest inventory on Labelswap’s Instagram.
The Tampa babysitting service is taking strong precautions to stay in business, including sending the same sitter to a family throughout the week and spending more time outside during the day. Call or email email@example.com to schedule.
The Hyde Park Village pet shop has chews, foods, toys, treats and more for curbside pickup or free local delivery (for orders over $25 and within five miles). Call or text, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or DM @downtowndogstampa on Instagram.
Utilize their online store, Westshore Diamond is shipping pieces directly to your door. If you are shopping for diamonds, store associates can show you jewelry virtually, and then ship pieces so you can view them in the privacy of your home before you purchase.
EDUCATION & ENTERTAINMENT
The science museum has launched Virtual MOSI, with daily Facebook Live streams on the MOSI in Motion and MOSI Tampa pages. Each day will have a demonstrated hands-on activity or idea for families to try at home, with time for questions from viewers. Videos will then be posted on MOSI’s Instagram page. Friday videos will take viewers inside the museum itself.
In addition to keeping social media followers entertained with streaming recommendations and movie trivia, the Tampa Theatre just launched its virtual cinema. Stream first-run, arthouse-exclusive films for a limited rental period for the price of a movie ticket. A portion of each rental fee benefits the theatre. More films will be added in the days and weeks to come.