Spas

The 11 Most Over-the-Top Hotel Spa Treatments

Start planning a treat-yourself trip right now.<p>If you thought you were spoiling yourself with your monthly massage sessions, think again. Hotels around the world are taking pampering to an extreme new level of luxury with ridiculously indulgent spa treatments so over the top, they're practically …

Hotels

Video shows a pet groomer roughing up a dog. It’s now under review

A pet salon in Venice has come under fire after a video surfaced on social media that allegedly shows the salon’s owner shaking and choking a small …

Poodle

Luxury day spa exclusively for babies opens its doors

A luxurious new day spa has opened in Melbourne, but it’s catering to clientele that are much younger than usual.<p>The city’s first “Baby Spa” has …

Travel

Wellness retreats offer fitness, food and fun

Women increasingly are finding getaways an antidote to their busy lives<p>Twice a year Holly Dole packs up a weekend's worth of gym clothes and shoes and heads out from her Ottawa home to an out-of-town resort.<p>Her destinations vary from year to year, but the purpose of the weekends is always the same: …

Yamaneko to release the steamy, soothing mini-LP Spa Commissions on Local Action

Ohhh <i>yeeeeeaaahhhh</i>, readers: for all the sensuous, relaxing fun of going to a spa — but with none of the expectation of having to interact with other …

SpaFinder: The Spa On The Europa 2--Large, Luxe, And Shared By Men And Women. A Guide To Modesty.

Look at the space shown in the photo below. White, geometric, transparent, clearly intended to instill calm. It’s the public area of the Europa 2 spa, which was recently redesigned. It now has a true Finnish sauna (really hot), an herbal sauna (moderately hot), a steam room with three built-in …

Hotels

Toronto spa stays silent on pledge for change in policy on transgender customers

Bathing suit optional and billed as Canada’s first women-only water spa, Body Blitz found itself wading through controversy last June.<p>Social media …

LGBTQ

Luxe Thai Wellness Retreats, For A Winter Sun Re-boot

Boasting some of the best wellness retreats in Asia - with temperatures averaging between the high twenties and low thirties in November and …

Luxury Lifestyle

Luxury woodland spa plans take shape at plush North East hotel

Scores of jobs are set to be created as part of a North East hotel’s multimillion-pound plans for a woodland spa.<p>The family-owned Guisborough Hall …

Hotels

Do Food-Based Spa Treatments Really Work?

Depends on which foods are involved. Our intrepid reporter takes one for the team.<p>When Grand Velas Riviera Maya invited me to try its new culinary …

Skin Care

This new rooftop spa garden at the Rudding Park Hotel is amazing and it's not far from Hull

This could just possibly be the best spa I've ever been to - and I've visited more than my fair share over the years.<p>There is so much to tell you …

Chelsea Flower Show

Where to Get Spa Time in the French Capital

Lazy moments in the city's most exclusive spas is exactly what the doctor ordered for visitors wanting to kick back and relax in Paris.<p><b>Spa Valmont</b><p>As …

Travel

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Penthouse 46 at Acqualina Resort and Spa<p>Penthouse 46 at Acqualina Resort and Spa<p>Photo: Courtesy Acqualina Resort & Spa<p>Penthouse 46 at Acqualina …

Hotels

Cerved Information Solutions SPA ADR 2017 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

The following slide deck was published by Cerved Information Solutions SPA ADR in conjunction with their 2017 Q3 earnings call.<p>132<p>Click to enlarge

Business

Serbia: SPA THAT HEALS, AGAINST ALL THE ODDS (11)

Wanted to visit Banja Koviljacha spa center, and this is a short reminder of a legend regarding the place – before we go through Loznica town in the …

Serbia

Breast Cancer Patients & Daughters Treated To Spa Day

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Saturday was a mother-daughter day at the spa for some area women in Towson.With October as Breast Cancer awareness month, …

Cancer

6 of Northern Ireland’s best spa experiences

It is that time of year when a long soak in a hot tub and few hours of quiet bliss are incredibly appealing.<p>After all, with the darker nights and …

News (Ireland)

Grazia Escapes: Rudding Park Hotel, Harrogate

Life<p>by Rebecca Cope | 02 09 2017<p>When it came to adding a spa to the already sprawling 300-acre Georgian estate at Rudding Park Hotel, its owners …

Hotels

If you're planning to travel this fall, here are 11 spas that offer pumpkin-themed treatments

As much as we adore autumn, the dry, windy weather does us no favors. There’s no better way to pamper ourselves during the seasonal transition than …

Skin Care

Sothys Spa Where Old World Charm Still Exists | Times Square Chronicles

Sothys Spa Where Old World Charm Still Exists<p>With fall in full swing, now is the time to take care of your skin before it becomes dry and …

Skin Care

Yorkshire spa hotel named best in the UK

The Sunday Times has released its annual list of the best places to stay in the UK.<p>Rudding Park, near Harrogate, topped the list in the spa hotel …

Hotels

I Got the French Facial Every Beauty Editor Loves, and Now I Have Baby Skin

Biologique Recherche P50 ($98)<p><i>As beauty editors, we get bombarded with a ton of new products every day (we know—tough life).</i> Reviewed <i>is a series</i> …

Skin Care

Guide to the Best Spas in Portugal

Nothing beats the pure bliss of unwinding in a spa filled with luxurious treatments. If you’ve booked your next trip to the wonderful and historical …

Hotels

Reserve early and receive 20% discount on room prices at Monterey hotel

Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa in Monterey, Calif., offers early birds a treat: Book at least 21 days before your visit and receive 20% off room prices. You can find a room as low as $129 a night.<p><b>The deal</b>: In addition to the 20% discount for advance reservations, the hotel gives guests free …

Hotels

Top 5 spas and wellness centers in and around Vienna

Ever thought of restoring your health in cake paradise Vienna? While Austria’s capital is famous for adding a few extra calories few travellers are …

Europe

Spa Week: Faina Spa Where The Body Scrubs Leave You With A Renewed Sense of Self | Times Square Chronicles

Spa Week: Faina Spa Where The Body Scrubs Leave You With A Renewed Sense of Self<p>Spa Week is a bi-annual event that allows New Yorkers to tone and …

Skin Care

Indonesia police detain 51 men in Jakarta gay spa raid | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Oct 07, 2017 10:08 pm | Updated Date: Oct 07, 2017 …

Indonesia

A Spa Day Doesn’t Have to Be Unaffordable – The Bold Italic

For when you don’t want to spend your whole paycheck on self-care<p>You’ve probably strolled by a boutique or full-service spa during your daily …

San Francisco Bay Area

Before and After: Goodbye Faux Japanese Pink Carpeted Spa

Carpeting in a bathroom is always horrifying, but a carpeted tub surround and platform?!? That's a new level of nightmare. Bri of the blog Collected …

Bathrooms

Trevi finanziari Industriale Spa 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

The following slide deck was published by Trevi finanziari Industriale Spa in conjunction with their 2017 Q2 earnings call.<p>126<p>Click to enlarge

Business