Sometimes a visit to the esthetician can feel like an hour of boot camp. You get poked and scrutinized and lectured—and sometimes it’s exactly the kick you need. Sometimes. Visiting Gina Mari Skincare isn’t like that. It’s like going to good friend’s house, where you are welcomed and accepted. A friend who happens to have the coolest machines ever! And you never want to leave. … Continue reading Gina Mari Skincare – Beverly Hills
It’s Golden Globes weekend in Hollywood and I happily spent the first half of my day at Hotel Bel-Air. Not too shabby, can’t complain. Breakfast at Wolfgang Puck, followed by a much-needed facial at the La Prairie Spa. I really find it impossible to grow tired of Hotel Bel-Air. In fact, if you aren’t from here I highly recommend taking a wrong turn (anywhere!) before … Continue reading Experience Swiss Luxury in Bel Air
So you’ve been working you’re a** off and somehow Christmas is less than 72 hours away. And now you need a can’t-miss holiday gift… Easy. No one will ever be disappointed with a gift card to Burke Williams spa. The only people who aren’t fans are the ones who’ve never been there. No matter how stressed you think you aren’t, one trip to BW will … Continue reading The Gift We All Deserve.
If you’re going to splurge on a facial, take your punim to the Hotel Bel-Air Spa by La Prairie. The Advanced Marine Biology Facial will go down in the beauty books as one of the best facials ever! From a water-filled hydromat body pillow to hot stones and a recipe of signature sea botanicals, this facial is 90 minutes of absolute heaven. La Prairie products … Continue reading The Advanced Marine Biology Facial by La Prairie
With all the new spas and salons sprouting up in L.A., it’s easy to forget about some of the classics. But when you want to just “check out” for half the day – like put in some good steam room time, get a thorough facial, or just take an uninterrupted shower—there really aren’t many day spas that compare to a Burke Williams escape. It had … Continue reading A Classic Day Spa: Burke Williams