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Valentine’s Day Sale: 10% Off Spa & Wellness Gift Cards by Spa Week

With the stress of the Holidays finally over, the last thing anyone wants to worry about is brainstorming yet again for that perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Roses will wilt and chocolate will melt, so why not give the gift that will last well beyond February 14th: the relaxing benefits of a spa experience...
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Kithe Brewster’s Mirror Mirror Challenge: Completed!

It was around Christmas that I realized in less than a month I was about to hit a stage in my life I was not ready for: my mid-twenties. The worst part was that I wasn’t happy with my body. Then, in late December, Michelle and I went out to lunch with celebrity stylist, Kithe Brewster...
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DIY Spa Treatment FAIL! Shaving Cream & Listerine Callus Bath

Yesterday, I found a really interesting do-it-yourself callus removing recipe calling for a foot bath of shaving cream and Listerine. I have never heard of anything like this before, especially with such an interesting ingredient combo. The recipe claims...
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Travel Tuesday: 6 Nifty Accessories For Ski Getaways

So far (knock on wood) this year's winter in New York City has been marvelously mild compared to years past. I am pretty sure Arizona has seen more snow than us. If you're feeling a little snow-deprived this winter, a ski and spa trip to a lovely Vermont resort spa would definitely do the trick...
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Glamourella NYC: The Brow Story

Need a miracle worker to turn your Frida Kahlo brows into two separate yet equally beautiful works of art? Looking to fight the fuzz down there without the hassle of a razor or a hedge clipper? Look no further than Glamourella NYC, a glamorous and professional beauty boutique...
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Spa Foodie: DIY Hot Lather Shaving Cream

Most of the Spa Foodie features we've put together over the past few months have been exclusively geared toward the needs of women (think Lavender Bath Truffles and Honey Apricot Beeswax Cuticle Cream, etc.). But lest us not forget about our fellow bearded friends... men! Guys need at-home DIY spa treatments, too...
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Fitness Friday: 13 Quotes to Inspire

n case you haven't heard by now, it's Friday the 13th. The first of 3 Friday the 13ths in 2012. The spooky part: they're all 13 weeks apart. If the three things creepier than that freaky fact are your waistline, your blood pressure and your BMI (body mass index) --- you've come to the right place...
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Zerona: Your Fat Cells’ Worst Enemy

A few months ago we shared with you the wellness Teachings from the Spa-Obsessed Real Housewives. Yes, we admit, these often ridiculous, over-dramatized women aren't always the epitome of health, but we concluded that they definitively know a thing or two about taking time out for themselves to relax and rejuvenate. One housewife in particular, Atanta's Kim Zolciak, found time to pamper herself using, what she calls, the "Get Skinny Laser," or "Pizza Laser," aka Zerona...
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Spa Foodie: Honey Apricot Beeswax Cuticle Cream

As you may know, I have a love-hate relationship with my hands. One of the main reasons they get on my nerves so much is that they are short and stubby (see proof here). However, the main reason I like them is that I have grown to love polishing my nails...