When it comes to shopping for coveted denim, you'll want to check out Solutions the Premier Denim Store at Westcliff Court in Newport Beach.

All denim is reduced 20% with a student I.D. through Labor Day. Solutions just received great denim styles, including Hudson's Krista Gold Super Skinny Jeans, a gold metallic stretch denim, black tuxedo denim by Rich & Skinny, AG Stilt jeans, L.A.-based Sinclair, Genetic, Paige and Frankie B.

For men, there are Joe's, AG and Hudson denim from which to choose. And Solutions just received great basic T's to pair with your new denim, as well as chic tops, dresses and accessories.

The store is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Solutions is at 1719 Westcliff Drive in Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 650-0479 or visit www.Solutionsdenim.com.


Tek Salon goes to great lengths for hair

Tera Rae Stephens, a go-to stylist and extensions specialist in Orange County, is known for her signature Hotheads extensions with clients who travel from as far as New York, Palm Springs and Los Angeles for a signature appointment at Tek Salon in Costa Mesa.

Hotheads are considered safe because they use state-of-the-art tape technology. Tera can add instant length and volume to your hair in less than an hour, and they can be removed in 15 minutes or less. An average Hotheads adhesive application can last up to 10 weeks. Celebrity Hotheads fans include Brooke Burke, Eva LaRue and Tori Spelling. You can find Tera at Tek Salon in Costa Mesa.

Stephens continually keeps up with trends and advances in hair products through Paul Mitchell The School, Rare Academy in New York City, Vidal Sassoon and Schwartzkopf.

Tek Salon is at 230 East 17th St. in Costa Mesa. For more information, call (949) 650-8351.


Fleming's summer prix fixe dinner ending soon

It's the last call at Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar in Newport Beach for its Summer Lovin' Steak and Sangria Prix Fixe dinner.

The final day is Aug. 26. The menu includes a summer salad of beefsteak tomato and mozzarella salad with arugula and red onion balsamic vinaigrette, prime New York strip topped with crispy gorgonzola and served with grilled asparagus, pickled fennel and baby golden beets; lemon-poppy seed butter cookies with vanilla ice cream and a warm apple-ginger sauce. Cost is $39.95.

You also can order the restaurant's Sailors Sunset Sangria pairing for $7.95, a glass of Red Diamond Merlot, Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum and Peach Schnapps, with fresh peaches, oranges and lemons. Fleming's Prime Steakhouse is at Fashion Island, 455 Newport Center Drive in Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 720-9633, or visit http://www.flemingssteakhouse.com.


Barbecue week kicking off at Andrei's

Andrei's Conscious Cuisine and Cocktails in Irvine kicks off its first annual barbecue week Monday to Saturday . Chef Yves Fournier will create special barbecue dishes including beef brisket with pomegranate glaze and horseradish cream, spicy bacon potato salad, chipotle Caesar salad, red chili and honey salmon, peanut and green apple coleslaw and chocolate-chili bread pudding.

You can also enjoy specialty cocktails or its new craft beer, Somersault Ale brewed by New Belgium Brewing. Jazz guitarist Bruce Wall will be performing Aug. 23 to Aug. 25.