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Go Coconuts at Westin Kierland’s Agave Spa

Go coconuts over these summer treatment specials at Agave, The Arizona Spa at The Westin Kierland Resort, Scottsdale. Who doesn’t love the tropical aroma of coconut on a scorching summer day? Drift off to the tropics with these special summertime spa treatments at Agave, The Arizona Spa at The Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale. Not only […]

Summer of Joya Spa Specials

Joya Spa at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia, Paradise Valley offers summer spa specials nearly every day of the week! Whew, is it hot out there, or what? We desert dwellers somehow manage to survive the summer heat every year, yet, when the 100+ degree temps take over the weather map, it makes […]

Summertime Savings at Talking Stick Spa

The Spa at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale celebrates summer with these specially priced spa services. It’s heating up in the Valley of the Sun and the Spa at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale is helping cool off those wallets with summer specials you won’t want to miss. Located on the 14th floor of this […]

Faux Tan 411: The Spa Girls Guide to Going with the Faux

Everything NOT under the sun you need to know for a healthy faux tan. Most trend spotters point a manicured finger at Coco Chanel’s fateful French Riviera trip for the fashionably tan craze. I blame Malibu Barbie circa 1971 (yes, I know I’m showing my age!). Role playing with a deeply tanned, platinum blond bombshell […]

Agave Spa’s Be Well Wednesdays: Locals Save Big

Local residents get 30% off all Agave Spa and Salon services on Be Well Wednesdays at Westin Kierland Resort & Spa in Scottsdale, AZ. What’s the best day of the week to hit the spa? At Agave, The Arizona Spa at The Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale, hump day has its benefits. In an ongoing […]

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DIY HOME SPA TREATMENTS

Spa Momma: DIY Skincare for Toddlers

Do-it-yourself skincare lotions and potions for kids made with love and simple, natural ingredients. Let me start by saying that I’m not an expert on anything to do with kids. Nothing. Nada. And yet, I have one. He’s a super active, super spirited … [more]

Jewel of Joya DIY Honey Hair Mask

Bring out the superstar shine in your hair with this honey hair mask courtesy of Joya Salon’s secret weapon. We know a little secret. Joya Spa at the Omni Scottsdale Resort at Montelucia in Paradise Valley, AZ is well-known for its lavish … [more]

Reset Yourself DIY Complexion Boosters

Mix up these DIY facial treatments to reset your complexion. Talk about a dynamic duo. Anti-aging experts and innovators Michele Periquet and Firouze Zeroual have teamed up to create Reset Yourself for Life, a provider of personalized and … [more]

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SPA 101

What to Bring to the Spa

Here's good news: According to the International Spa Association, the spa industry seems immune to the current economic downturn and in 2008, spa visits were up by 16% (read more). The consensus is that while people seem to traveling less, they … [read more]

New Rules: Spa Etiquette for the Digital Age

Do new spa etiquette rules apply in the age of mobile apps and deals galore? Read on to find out! We're living in fast times with gadgets for just about everything and with beauty services that blur the line between spa and medical. And that means … [read more]

Maximizing Your Spa Dollars

How do you save money at the spa in this not-so-pretty economy? It can be done. And with the gloomy financial clouds hanging thick and heavy over our heads, we think it's even more reason to give yourself a spa day out. Here are our tried-and-true … [read more]

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