Joining forces with Aveda, Austin’s Hiatus Spa + Retreat is celebrating Earth Month with many activities going on in the store. There is an exclusive print by Austin-based artist Jan Heaton, special treatments at the spa and a fundraising raffle for more than $5,000 in spa product and treatment giveaways. Each special will benefit […]
With a new season getting ready to begin, it’s the perfect time to schedule some spa time as we gear up for cooler weather. Viva Day Spa is offering a timely Back to School Spa package to get you ready for anything you have coming up this fall, whether it is a new school […]
FaceToFace Spa offers a multitude of services for everyone. (Photo Credit: facetofacespa.com)
Thousands of people struggle with skin problems and when those problems are on your face, feelings of self consciousness and embarrassment are felt even deeper. Jenny Abraham, registered nurse and owner of FaceToFace Spa, knows those feelings well, because she suffered […]
Infiniti pool (Photo Credit: Jessica Fradono)
I have a new favorite spa in town. While I will always feel very passionately about a certain therapist or two in downtown Austin, the treatment that I experienced at the Spa at Travaasa was simply on another level! As I mentioned in an earlier post when […]
As another Texas summer looms and temperatures creep up into the 90s, long-haired ladies may get the urge for a shorter haircut. If you’ve got at least ten inches to spare, why not donate to Locks of Love? The nonprofit organization has been distributing wigs made of real hair to children who suffer from […]
Are you alone this Valentine’s Day or, even worse, with the wrong person and wish you were celebrating with girlfriends instead or perhaps just a nice bubble bath and some champagne? We wanted to share some special ideas to treat yourself this Valentine’s season.
First is the fantastic spa therapist, Stephanie, at the Away […]
Celebrating its 10-year anniversary, the American Heart Association hosts National Wear Red Day as a part of its Go Red for Women Campaign. On February 1, Americans across the country are encouraged to wear red and bring attention to heart disease. In 2004, AHA created the campaign to help “educate women on heart disease, […]
LakeHouse Spa at Lake Austin Spa and Resort feels like something from a movie, or at least a European countryside. Just driving up to the resort you know you are somewhere special. There’s even a security gate, only guests of the spa and hotel are allowed on property.
Spa at dusk (Photo Credit: […]
I try and get a facial every season as I always feel like it’s the perfect excuse to get one of my favorite spa treatments, with a big change in the weather. I’ve been wanting to try the Spa Happy Hour at the Four Seasons Spa, ever since I first heard about it months […]
Some of Audrey Hepburn‘s most famous words are, “I believe in manicures. I believe in overdressing. I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipstick. I believe in pink.” If you find yourself agreeing with her, then you have to attend Austin Beauty Week with me. This fall, the series of events will benefit […]