Tag: spa business

Alisha Botero of Artistic Nail Design talks new trends and new inspiration

By Hermione Wilson I had a chance to sit down with Artistic Nail Design’s Alisha Botero during their Rock Hard World Tour.  The executive vice president and creative director was in Toronto  to promote Artistic Nail’s new Rock Hard LED Gel product and hold workshops to educate nail artists...

Spa Strategies: Q&A with Avenue Skin Care

Part two from my trip to Avenue Skin Care! In this quick Q&A, Medical Skin Care Specialist Erica Savoie tells me about their top treatments, marketing strategy and tools for attracting clients! By: Jodee Cave Q: When was Avenue Skin Care established? A: About 2 years ago, but Susan Shirriff (Medical Skin Care...

VariLite Laser Treatment at Avenue Skin Care

By: Jodee Cave Medi-spas have taken the beauty and esthetics market by storm. They’re your one-stop shop for skin and beauty needs on a deeper level. If you’ve been following the blog you may know that one of my biggest insecurities is my uneven, sun damaged skin. I have...

Spa Visits: Getting Guys through the Doors

By: Lindsay Grummett A couple weekends ago my boyfriend, Mason, and I packed up our bags (and our kitty) and headed north to my parent’s cottage. It’s a relaxing place that my brother and I have loved going to since we were kids. That Friday, while we were sitting...

Test Divas: Jan Marini Holiday Exfoliator

During the Christmas break, I was lucky enough to test out Jan Marini’s limited edition Pumpkin Spice Holiday Exfoliator.  I loved the smell, although it gave me cravings for a big slice of pumpkin pie after each use. When I applied the product to my skin, I immediately noticed...

ESSIO Q&A: Holiday Scents and Aromatherapy

  By: Lindsay Grummett I recently came across a product with a VERY cool concept. ESSIO is an aromatherapy diffuser that will turn your shower into a spa!  You simply clip it onto your shower pipe (no tools needed!), pop in a scent pod and wait for the essential oils to envelop...

Test Divas: B. Kamins Winter Defense Kit

By Jodee Cave Like many women, I carry the burden of uneven skin tone, discoloration and sun damage. I’m insecure about these skin issues and as a result I’m always trying out new peels and serums to help combat my problem areas. We recently featured the B. Kamins Winter...

Pinning for Business

By: Keri LaPlante Hearing the word Pinterest makes my heart flutter. I sign in and am instantly happy. My boards offer inspiration on what to wear for the day, help with dinner, and info on how to work-off that same meal. My pins portray my best self. The self...