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Get Pretty With Pumpkin!

Because it’s nearly Halloween and it’s also time to exfoliate that dull summer skin away. . . . I thought it would be fun to share a few of my favorite pumpkin beauty treats with you.  Pumpkin is a popular beauty ingredient as it’s enzymes are effective exfoliators, it contains luster giving anti-oxidants and it smells […]

Gowns for Lounging like a Vixen

In addition to her trusty Sleepmask (see our selections), what would a girl wear to a Spa Masquerade Ball but a Night”Ball”Gown?  Even if you’re not partying with us, check out these chemise gowns we’re craving – way too stunning to sleep in! Night “Ball” Gowns by ArtoftheSpa featuring a crystal ring VINTAGE INTIME PINK […]

Halloween Masquerade

These sleepmasks aren’t only glamorous, they actually enhance the effectiveness of your beauty sleep by allowing a deeper slumber!  Beautiful & blissful – I’m in! Halloween Sleep”Masquerade” by ArtoftheSpa featuring a mary green Amazon.com: Juicy Couture Hollywood Regency Silk Face Mask and Pillow… $78 – amazon.com Amazon.com: Verdissima High Seduction Soubrette Sleepmask: Clothing $20 – amazon.com Mud Pie Handbags […]

The Top 5 Tools to Remove Hair at Home

Wherever we don’t want hair it seems to be well. . . there! And while I’d love to try electrolysis, lasers or salon waxing, I often don’t have the time or money so I’ve sought out the BEST ways to take it off at home! Enjoy and please share your own favorites in the comments. […]

Beauty Unplugged: Earth Friendly Ways to Get Gorgeous

Last week in honor of our Spa Electronica high tech spa chat we shared all kinds of cool gizmos to get your skin glowing in our Electric Beauty article. This week we recommend what you can do without to help save the planet while you primp. Don’t: Electric Foot Baths Why: Save money on electricity, […]

Electric Beauty – Best & Worst Home Skincare Appliances

Jane Jetson had great skin – either it was the stressless pushbutton housekeeping OR I’m betting she had instant skincare too. And so do we! Thanks to research and technological advances, many spas are increasingly incorporating machines that do everything from killing cellulite to fading freckles. But what about the home version? Are they really […]

Wardrobe Essentials for Summer Lounging and Playing

A few favorite buys this season for my Spa Resort & Lounging wardrobe. Summer Sh opping Haul by ArtoftheSpa featuring anthropologie jewelry Silence & Noise Bandeau Top $15 – urbanoutfitters.com Bandeau tops » Cadence Jacket $50 – anthropologie.com Double breasted jacket » Pizzoccheri Jacket $50 – anthropologie.com Blazers jackets » Ecote Circle Skirt $4.99 – urbanoutfitters.com Circle skirt » Marysia One Shoulder One […]

En"Robed" What to Wear to Unwind

En”Robed” by ArtoftheSpa featuring cotton robe Carine Gilson Venise silk-charmeuse kimono $1,365 – net-a-porter.com Wrap robe » Juicy Couture Crochet-trim terrycloth robe $115 – net-a-porter.com Cotton robe » Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Robe @SpaCat s Fave! $145 – sleepyheads.com Calling Relaxation! Cute Phone Robe $132 – sleepyheads.com Betsey Johnson Sheer Tricot Robe at Zappos.com $85 – zappos.com Cyberjammies, Magenta Robe $53 – figleaves.com Pressies and […]

DIY The Top 12 Fall 2010 Spa Trends

Because we can’t get to the spa all the time – here are our picks for ways to bring these trends to your SpaHome (in green)! Plus ones to NEVER try at home. 1)      Fighting Allergies Sinus massages, breathe-easy facials and cold & flu bath salts are just a few of the spa services you’ll […]