A Trip to Vista Blue Spa at the Monterey Plaza Hotel

I was ready for a little unwind and decided to go back to my old-faithful and favorite spa in Monterey–Vista Blue Spa at the Monterey Plaza Hotel. The Vista Blue Day on the Bay Package (280 minutes $595 (a la carte $665) is a great all day experience it includes:…

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Haute Right Now… Elemis Musclease Body Oil

Haute Right Now… Elemis Muscle Ease Body Oil I discovered the Elemis Musclease Body Oil on a recent trip aboard the Norwegian Jade.  I had previous experience (on another Norwegian Cruise) with Elemis and found it a little lacking.  So when I showed up at my spa treatment and saw…

Shopping The Ilia Beauty Sale

Ilia is one of those brands that just kinda snuck up on me. I kept receiving pieces from them in different gift bags and marketing baskets. Then I had a ton of clients telling me they were using them and I had to try. But, what really got me hooked…

5 Steps to Keeping Skin Care Simple

I get asked every day, ” How can I make my skincare routine easier?” so here are my 5 tips to do just that. Keeping skin care simple doesn’t have to mean throwing everything away or using bad products. A few easy steps to uncomplicate things are all it takes.…

How to Fake the Bake…

Tip: How to Fake a Bake And Get The Best Self Tan When summer approaches, many people turn to indoor tanning to keep their skin golden. With all the studies out today on the damage from tanning beds, I recommend a safe alternative, a fake bake–or self-tan. I know that…

How to Get a Japanese Scalp Treatment at Home

One of the best spa treatments I have had lately is a Japanese Scalp treatment.  The deep cleaning scalp treatment relaxes and invigorates at the same time!  It helps increase blood flow, clear the hair follicle and release tension by vigorously scrubbing the scalp clean and then using shiatzu massage techniques…

Creating a Skin Care Routine

Let’s create a simple and easy-to-follow skincare routine for morning and night. Five easy-to-follow steps for creating a skin care routine you will actually use.

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