THE HOTSPOTS The holiday shopping season may be over, but that means it’s the ideal time to enjoy some January shopping deals. Head to Nordstrom’s flagship downtown Seattle store or visit the swanky University Village shops for fabulous beauty events and deals this month. After all, looking your best is the perfect way to usher in the New Year! THE SCHEDULE Downtown Seattle Nordstrom:
The Iconic Spa Introduces New Marine Based and Aromatherapeautic Treatments To Their Already Luxurious Menu ABOUT Stroll through one of Seattle’s most exclusive spots, The Shops at The Bravern, and you can’t miss that iconic red door. The one that transports you away from your to do list, and into a land of luxury filled
A NAIL SALON FOR YOU, YOUR MOM, AND YOUR DAUGHTER
ABOUT: The two women behind Embellish Salon say they “love pink and bleed orange.” When you step into the pink-walled salon owned by 2 University of Texas grads, it quickly becomes clear that these ladies not only love the color pink, but love everything girly. From the manicure bar to the selection of jewelry and
Jill Bucy Skincare Is a Hidden Gem In Queen Anne ABOUT Tucked away in the romantic, boutique MarQueen hotel at the bottom of swanky Queen Anne Hill, Jill Bucy Skincare has been winning rave review for years from magazine and patrons alike. It is the only spot in Seattle that provides French-style facials and each
ABOUT Established in 1989, The ARCONA Studio of Los Angeles has been one of the leading innovators in skincare treatments and spa, carrying the full line of Arcona products, in addition to a variety of treatments that meet every skincare need. After reading and learning about the super effective skincare line, it was a must
THE ONLY PLACE IN TOWN TO SCORE CELEB FAVORITE FACIALS
WHERE TO FIND Where else in the DC area can you escape – and actually feel like you’ve left town? The Spa at Four Seasons in Georgetown offers the kind of respite and relaxation typically associated with destination spas. This luxurious hideout is where you’ll find a menu full of Kate Somerville’s luxurious facial treatments.
GET SPA WORTHY RESULTS IN THE COMFORT OF YOUR OWN HOME
Who doesn’t love the way their skin looks after a facial? The smooth texture, radiance, and even tone are a necessity, so when you don’t have time to make it to the spa, you have to try the next best thing. That’s why I’m currently obsessed with this Philosophy Microdelivery Peel. It’s a simple two
THE ULTIMATE FACIAL WITH BABOR
About: The Nob Hill Spa is a San Francisco destination nestled inside of the Huntington Hotel, a place where luxurious comfort meets modern tranquility. Ambience: The atmosphere reminded me of my vacations in Maui. The pool area overlooks a scenic view of the city, and ordering food from the restaurant makes you feel like you
GISELE, HILARY SWANK, KAROLINA KUKOVA SPOTTED AT LOWER EAST SIDE SPA
The reception area of Christine Spa Spa. THE HOTSPOT One of the city’s most coveted celebrity facialists, Christine Chin, opened her lower east side spa in 2002, with reception and four private treatment rooms on the upper level, and a relaxation wait area and full service nail salon located below. She’s a renowned skin
READY TO GET "ADDIKTED" TO YOUR SKIN?
ABOUT I had the opportunity recently to scope out a Valley based skincare studio that’s gotten all sorts of buzz. With real products, thorough treatments and friendly faces, you are in for a real treat when you book an appointment at Skin Addiks. AMBIENCE I walked in and was instantly drawn to the shabby, chic