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Spa Health

At the spa, many treatments are offered. Spa health is essential for a well balanced body, but does not have to cost a fortune to maintain. Learn more about spa health and what services are best for you.Take a look at what goes on at the spa and what beauty services are best for you.

Getting Comfortable in a Bikini

Get comfortable in a bikini this summer. See tips on getting your body, and mind, bikini ready.

How to Get Rid of Razor Bumps in the Bikini Area

Have you ever wondered if the price of beauty is a bit too high? In the case of the bikini line, that price is often razor bumps. How do you get rid of them? See more »

Do cellulite treatments work?

Spas of all stripes are offering cellulite treatments in their menus. Are any of them worth the money? See more »

Benefits of Traditional Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Massage

Though difficult to describe, the results of lomi lomi massage can seem simply out of this world, providing clients with a renewed sense of harmony and well being. Is it right for you? See more »

How Energy Therapy Cultivates Wellness

There are many types of energy therapies, but they have at least one thing in coming: They're designed to increase the flow of the body's life force and improve wellness. See more »

Benefits of Hot Stone Therapy

Stressed out? Hot stone massage is a particularly effective deep-heat technique with a wide range of benefits for those dealing with tension or musculoskeletal issues. See more »

Mascara or Eyelash Tinting?

It's simple enough to apply mascara each day, but would it be easier in the long run to dye your lashes instead? What are the pros and cons of eyelash tinting? See more »

Why does the skin on my knuckles crack and bleed in the winter?

You don't remember cutting yourself, but for some reason the skin on your knuckles is bleeding. Why does it do this in the wintertime? See more »

Woo Her With a Couples Massage

Rekindle your romance or take it to the next level with an exciting couples massage. Spas offer all kinds of packages and options to make it extra-special. See more »

Alleviate Dull Skin with Dry Body Exfoliation

When you think of exfoliation, you may think of a paste-like salt scrub. But you can get the same benefits without involving oils, rubs or creams. How? Dry it on. See more »

Is eyebrow tinting right for me?

Eyebrow tinting can help make your eyes more noticeable, but if you don't do some research before you go, your eyes could stand out for all the wrong reasons. See more »