Archives for June 2011

Life Beyond the Spa: Local Lily's Guide to Summer

Apparently, there’s more to life than just planning your next spa day. A girl’s gotta eat, right? In celebration of the first official day of summer and all things other than spa, we tapped the gals at Local Lily for the best in local living including where to nosh, shop and experience the Valley in […]

The KISS (Keep it Simple Spa Girl!) Home Spa Manicure

Go on, treat yourself to a relaxing, no stress, no mess manicure at home! Gather your supplies, pour yourself a tall glass of cucumber-spiked water and follow these simple steps to keep nails pretty between salon visits. Step 1. Cleanse and Shape Remove old nail polish with non-acetone remover and cut, file and shape nails. […]

Faux Glow Treatments

Slathering up in baby oil and basking in the sun is about as passe as snacking on a slab of white bread. And yet the allure of a golden tan is still a desirable part of our beauty code. According to a survey by the American Academy of Dermatology, although most of us acknowledge that […]

Up for a Challenge? Biggest Winner Competition Launches This Week!

Okay, Spa Girls and Guys … Are you up for a challenge? Of course you are! That’s what we love about you! Defying the quick-fix diet model, the new well Weight Loss and Wellness Center in Phoenix is challenging Valley residents to kick start their health with the Biggest Winner Weight Loss Competition. The competition […]

The Truth About Tan Lines

Exposure to the sun’s sizzling rays can cause more than just an ugly sunburn. Before you venture out this summer, take note of these expert tips on how to safely enjoy your fun in the sun. by Lisa Kasanicky Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock—which isn’t a bad spot considering the subject matter—you’ve heard […]