Beach Life Fitness Boutique

Above L to R, front: Cristina Davis, Marie Hoffman, Danielle Spangler, Victoria Brill, Vellany Nelsen, Danette Mitchell  |  Back: Yvonne Hoffman, Kristin White, Claudia Mcneff, Carissa Gallardo, Yaya Porizek, Hillary Lewis  |  Not pictured: Pam Jacobson


After raising three children in the South Bay and working in the fitness industry since 1992 at more than 30 fitness centers, Danielle Spangler took a leap to start Beach Life Fitness Boutique in 2019, embodying everything she loved about helping others get healthy, while serving the community and supporting other small businesses. This studio offers specialized classes and private training including Pilates reformer, Pilates mat, JumpSport mini trampoline, circuit, COREMom prenatal/postpartum fitness, menopause and movement, barre, dance-based fitness, Zumba, Jazzercise, sound bath and more! 

Beach Life also serves as a collective for other like-minded, female-owned businesses. They are a network for one another and offer a complete experience for any client coming to the studio. These are the female-owned businesses currently operating under the Beach Life Fitness Boutique umbrella: 

Shine Society Fitness — Yaya Porizek & Hillary Lewis 

Burn-to-the-Beat with empowering and music-driven workouts. Offering barre, cardio dance, sculpt and Pilates as well as outdoor workout events in the community. We help you never dread a workout again with upbeat energy and varied movement to strengthen your body and leave you feeling amazing. We strongly believe that workouts can be fun and challenging at the same time!  |  @shinesocietyfitness 

South Bay Jazzercise — Marie Hoffman 

Jazzercise is not your mom’s fitness program! Featuring current music from pop to R&B to electronic and country. Designed for a complete body workout, it’s 30 minutes of cardio and 25 minutes of targeted strength training and stretch—all with easy, dance-based moves. A complete workout. 


White Light Sounds — Kristin White 

A sound bath studio that promotes wellness through the healing power of sound vibration and meditation. Participants lie on a yoga mat and relax into the live musical experience that features gongs, crystal singing bowls, drums and chimes. Offering in-studio group sound baths on Sunday and Wednesday evenings, in-home private sound baths, wellness retreats and private Reiki healing sessions.  |  @whitelightsounds 

Elevated Beauty — Claudia Mcneff 

With over a decade of experience in beauty, we offer professional services including the art of eyebrow design, keratin eyebrow lamination, keratin eyelash lift and endermologie body sculpting. Our personal attention and tender touch with clients set us apart in the field.  |  @elevatedbeautyinc

South Bay Structural Integration — Victoria Brill 

Holistic therapy that brings balance back to the body through body reading, bodywork and movement reeducation. Good postural alignment can relieve chronic pain, increase functionality and bring ease back to the body. Our treatment helps you move with maximum functionality and attain optimal postural alignment.  |  @southbaystructuralintegration 

Everly Reese Esthetics — Vellany Nelson 

Offering customized facials and skin treatments with a side of knowledge by an esthetician who has worked in the industry for more than two decades. We promote skin health and beauty through the stimulation of cellular turnover, high-performance ingredients and skin-balancing hydration.  |  @everlyreeseesthetics

Beach Life Mental Health Services — Carissa Gallardo, LMFT & Pam Jacobson, LMFT 

Welcome to our practice, where healing and growth come together. As licensed clinicians with 20 years of experience, we provide a nurturing environment for positive change. Our vast expertise enables us to guide you through life’s challenges with compassion and skill. Join us on a transformative journey and take the first steps toward healing and growth.  | 

The Happy Hatchlings Mommy & Me — Yvonne Hoffman 

Moms with babies of the same age meet weekly to discuss child care, parenting and postpartum challenges while socializing and making friends. Classes incorporate songs, books, bubbles and sensory play, making it an enjoyable experience for both mommy and baby.  |  @thehappyhatchlingsmommyandme 

South Bay Music Together — Cristina Davis 

A researched-based, developmentally appropriate, early childhood music program for children ages 0–5 and the adults who love them. We believe all children are musical and can learn to sing in tune, keep a beat and participate in the music of their culture, provided that their early environment supports such learning. Try a free demo class anytime!  |  @southbay_marina_musictogether

Danny by the Sea Photography — Danette Mitchell 

Offering photography, art, social media content creation and management, and in-studio creativity and collaboration with a big dash of fun! Photography includes portraits for all ages, branding, product and curated content, and events.  |  @danny_by_the_sea