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Spa Brings Splendor to Ho Chi Minh City

The Spa at The Reverie Saigon
Celebrating its grand opening last September, The Reverie Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) imparts a sense of grandeur to the sprawling city. Delivering a world-class experience, the hotel is home to a lavish spa and Fitness Centre that encompass 12,900 square feet on the sixth and seventh floors. The Spa at The Reverie Saigon features 10 inviting treatment rooms,...

Guide to Growing Flowers and Plants

We enjoyed celebrating Earthy Day last Friday and continue to be impressed by the eco-initiatives your spas work on each year. Earth Month is coming to a close, but there's no reason to stop thinking about ways to be greener and help the environment. Here's a helpful guide from Ava's Flowers about growing houseplants and flowers whether or not you...

Spas Celebrate Earth Day 2016

Earth Day spa treatments
More than 45 years ago, 20 million people gathered in the streets of America on April 22 to protest the Industrial Revolution. That day, an environmental movement was born and has evolved into what we now know as Earth Day. As important as it is to take care of our planet, it’s just as important to take care of our...

Eco-Friendly Cushion Innovation

spa recycling and green business ideas
Comfort for your spa-goers is of utmost importance. Unfortunately, a comfortable chair or massage table often contains materials that are not eco-friendly. What if you could ensure seats, tables, and beds throughout your spa are comfortable and eco-friendly? Now that’s true peace of mind. And it’s within reach thanks to new recyclable foam made of a sugar-derived material. Generally cushions...

Ingredient to Watch: Marijuana

marijuana spa benefits
As various U.S. states push to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, Colorado and Washington are already testing the waters with alternative ways to use cannabis, such as incorporating it into therapeutic massage products and services. In Colorado, LoDo Massage & Private Yoga Studio (Denver) offers the Mile High Massage ($65, 60 minutes; $95, 90 minutes; $130, 2 hours), which...

Asp Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette Recipe

Lucia Restaurant & Bar healthy lunch with Chef Cal Stamenov
Fresh spring veggies with a touch of citrus can brighten any spa-goer’s day. After a treatment at The Spa at Bernardus Lodge (Carmel Valley, CA), guests can head to Lucia Restaurant & Bar for a healthy lunch. Chef Cal Stamenov, a Golden State native, harvests greens from on-site organic gardens for his Asp Salad. “With vegetables that are fresh, they...

Traditional Floral Spa Treatment

flower spa treatment
While some regions of the country are buried under surprise snowdrifts, New Yorkers came out to play this weekend and to enjoy the warm air of spring. I joined them and upped my step-count this weekend—I wandered around Central Park and wound my way through some of my favorite neighborhoods in the city. Everywhere I looked there were fresh flowers...

Treatments for Tax Day

tax day spa promotions
Tax day can certainly be taxing. That fateful April day has come around again when paperwork goes flying, receipts are rifled through, and sleep is hard to come by. There is a light at the end of the tunnel though, thanks to spas offering a little relaxation reward while clients await refunds. Costa d’Este Beach Resort & Spa (Vero Beach,...

How to Stay Fit While Traveling

triathlete Josiah Middaugh at Westin Riverfront Beaver Creek pool
When I venture to my home state of Colorado, I know I have an active and adventurous vacation ahead of me. I’m not worried about finding time for my usual fitness routine because most of my days are spent riding the snowy slopes from open to close. Added bonus, it’s guaranteed to torch major calories and strengthen muscles from head...

Nail Bar Serves Up Beauty in Las Vegas

In Las Vegas, there seems to be a bar around every corner and new hot watering holes popping up every day. While most serve cocktails, one of the newest has beauty benefits and quiet relaxation on its menu. Wanting to enhance its nail offerings, The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas unveiled a new Nail Bar earlier this year...