Archives for 2008

Beauty Splurges Versus Steals

Heading into a new year means breaking from routine and incorporating new products into your beauty regimen. But when do you make that decision to splurge on a pricey item versus saving a buck on a less expensive alternative? For most of us, the decision comes down to a matter of personal taste. If for […]

The Pass to Relax: The JW Marriott Par N Pamper Flex Pass

Still stumped over what to get mom and dad? The boss? That valued client your business couldn’t exist without? Okay, here’s your answer: The JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa Par ‘N Pamper Flex Pass. The bearer of the Flex Pass gets to experience any combination of FIVE rounds of golf at the scenic […]

SpaGirls Holiday Gift Guide

Us? Procrastinate? Never! Well, okay maybe a little. If you’re anything like us, you’ve still got a holiday to-do list a mile long. But as far as shopping for gifts of bliss and beauty goes, we’ve got ya covered! Here’s a roundup of our favorite beauty sets and spa-inspired collections for the season of giving […]

Are You a Luxury?

By Wendy Schulstad Massage Therapist Feeling pinched? Worried about your investments or how to pay this month’s bills? What do you do? You could deny that there is anything to be concerned about or look at your expenses to see what you can cut out. That seems logical. But from this point, the decisions that […]

Pretty Penny Pinching

And you thought glowing inside and out had to cost a pretty penny. Have we got good news for you! Fun, free and fab go hand-in-hand with these beauty bargains and spa deals we’ve dug up. Ah, sweet relief for body, spirit and pocketbook! You love the catalog, now enjoy the real thing at the […]

Hand in Hand Sugar Rub

A moisturizing sugar scrub for soft, pretty hands. From cleaning and cooking, to plucking away on our computer keyboards or prying out gum stuck to the bottom our shoes, our hands take a beating. Give them some TLC with this easy recipe. The sugar cleanses and stimulates circulation, apricot oil moisturizes and lemon whitens and […]

Essential Oils 101

By Dr. Jeanette Jacknin Dermatologist Essential oils are one of the great untapped resources of the world. The use of essential oils is a natural system of medicine that can prevent illness and alleviate symptoms while also working in harmony with people and the planet alike. Essential oils provide us with protection, treatment and pleasure […]

Lash Flash

Ask any woman which makeup product she wouldn’t leave home without first applying, and our bets are on mascara. Mascara has come a long way since its lumpy, clumpy beginnings. And with today’s advanced formulations, achieving long, fluttery lashes that demand attention is as easy as a few flicks of the wrist (and a few […]