Tag: spa treatment

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...

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...

What You Need to Know: Eyelash Extensions

Eyelash extensions can turn lacklustre lashes into the focal point of your face. Celebs like Jennifer Lopez and Kim Kardashian have been using this trick to accentuate their eyes for years, but more recently the trend has hit the spas, and women everywhere are getting extensions to add volume...

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...

Mommy-Daughter Day at Pretty in Pink Spa

  By: Theresa Rogers If you live in the Toronto area and are looking for something to do with your daughter over the coming holiday, I highly recommend Oakville’s Pretty in Pink Spa. Pretty in Pink is especially for mothers and daughters and like the website says, is “Fun...

Test Dude: Pangea Organics Facial Cleanser & Body Wash

  By Nick Heffernan Okay, I’m stepping into some unchartered waters here. I’ll be completely honest: I’ve never set foot in a spa, know next to nothing about the beauty industry and the only products I use are a skin cream for dry skin (which 9 times out of...

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...

Spa Inc.’s November Beauty Blitz Contest

You’ve probably seen us tweeting about our November Beauty Blitz contest for the last few weeks and we’re happy to say it starts TOMORROW! How do you win? Good question! Every Friday, we’ll be asking our #BeautyBlitz question of the day on Twitter. Follow us, reply to the question...

Lush Luxury in Los Cabos

                                                 Stunning sunset at Capella Pedregal  By: Theresa Rogers I have fallen in love, and it’s a beautiful romance. The object of my affection is the...