• Beauty,  Spas

    PARTY READY WITH BLUSH+BLOW

    Be blushed, blown and pampered to perfection, ready for the party season! The Blush + Blow pre-party pamper packages include the following party-ready treatments to turn you into the belle of the ball! MERRY MANICURE Gel Manicure, £38 Groomed nails are a festive must! Match glossy, festive inspired nails with that sparkly dress and try the Gel Manicure with a huge range of amazing colour options. WINTER WONDERLAND TAN Full body spray tan, £30 Nothing says glamour like a gorgeous full body…

  • Beauty,  Make-up,  Skincare,  Spas

    Beauty Crush: VITA LIBERATA DRY OIL TAN + DRY OIL SERUM SPF

    Most of us long to be tanned but we also want to make sure we don’t burn and to keep our skin healthy and conditioned.  Enter Vita Liberata. Vita Liberata’s Passionflower & Argan Dry Oil Face Serum SPF 30 is a targeted anti-ageing treatment with broad spectrum sunscreen to protects against the harmful effects of UVA and UVB rays. Lightweight, non-greasy and readily absorbed, this nourishing formula is brimming with skin-conditioning ingredients to enhance skin’s strength and elasticity, while deflecting…

  • Abroad,  Cruelty Free,  Spas,  Travel

    ​Six Reasons Why A Yoga Retreat Might Be What You Need Right Now

    What better way to lift that post-holiday blues than by planning the next one? And this time, how about a holiday to calm and rejuvinate you…a yoga retreat could be just the thing – and while we’re at it, why not in Bali? Focus on you: A healthy holiday is a rare opportunity to focus on ourselves again, think about our passions, overcome fears and understand what is stopping us from living our life to the fullest. Leave it all behind: Time…

  • Beauty,  Diary,  I know this place...,  Local,  Spas,  Travel

    Scotland’s luxurious spa opens at Portavadie

    Stay-cationing just got even more luxurious with the announcement that Luxury west coast retreat, Portavadie has now opened Scotland’s newest and most luxurious spa and leisure experience. As part of a further £10m development, the spa and leisure complex includes a 16-metre indoor pool, outdoor spa pools, two Scandinavian saunas, Precor equipped gymnasium and the largest heated outdoor infinity pool in Scotland. Like the outdoor pools, the indoor facilities including the gym and spa areas – and even the saunas –…

  • Beauty,  Spas

    Fab Nails in a New York Minute – The Chelsea Day Spa

    Claire Gratzke visits The Chelsea Day Spa on fashionable King’s Road, Chelsea, for a quick fix New York mani and pedi. The Chelsea Day Spa is spread across two floors in a townhouse building with two treatment rooms, an express blow-dry bar with two pods, and a nail bar with four stations. This inner city haven offers services such as waxing therapy, massage therapy, body treatments, spray tanning and facials. But I was here to have my nails perfected, NYC style. I relaxed into one…