In the search for therapeutic indulgences like facials, manicures or massages in New York City, one of the first things we consider is the privacy we’ll receive at said destination. This is especially true if we’re with our significant other. It’s standard for couples to be isolated when receiving a massage, but how often do <... >
One lazy Sunday in October, a girlfriend and I went to check out the Body by Brooklyn spa. Located just alongside the BQE, the spa was a welcome haven of quiet and relaxation, a funny juxtaposition to the roar of traffic and the rush of construction in the Fort Greene neighborhood. One of the best <... >
My Secrets for Staying Young and Cheating Cellulite!
I founded the Anushka Spa & Cellulite Clinic in New York City over 36 years ago for one reason only: CELLULITE. I had it, my friends had it and none of us knew what to do about it. It was so frustrating. We starved ourselves to be rail thin, and still it was there. I <... >
You look fabulous in the dressing room of the store, but seem frumpy and cheesy when you try the outfit on at home. You have the best big salad at the restaurant down the block but when you get it delivered, you could barely keep it down. And that aromatherapy candle you love so much <... >
Womanhood is a full-time job at any age. We’re inundated with information (and pressure) to look our best, feel our best and be at our healthiest. We take Pilates, we get Botox, we diet, we shop, we’re hormonal…Now, wouldn’t it be nice if there were a place out there totally designed to lead women to <... >
Or rather, kiss my feet…with fish. They’re called Asian Fish, Doctor Fish and Kissing Fish, though some call them, Eeoowww…Fish! (oh, get over it) The real name is Gara Rufa fish and they’re the latest trend in spa treatments.
Ok, you don’t have to be a vegetarian to enjoy these fruity and vege-licious spa products. Heck, go out and enjoy a Peter Lugar’s steak dinner or hang out at Corner Bistro – we won’t tell! With this list of latest and greatest in organic spa-care, you can finally say, “I’m getting all my fruits <... >
I became smitten with the tub early on. The youngest in a long line of bath-takers, my love for the tub was sealed when my parents installed an extra-long bathtub to accommodate their extra-long bodies. It became my ritual to take a bath at the end of each day, before a night on the town, <... >
Lather. Rinse. Repeat. That phrase has taken on new meaning now that I’ve experienced LATHER Spa, conveniently located around the corner from Bloomingdales on 57th and Lexington. With an onsite retail store featuring a full array of natural skincare and spa products, this California import (and celebrity favorite) is sure to become my spa of <... >
The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester features a sumptuous 10,000-square-foot spa and fitness center. That’s 10,000 square feet of pamper-me-til-I-wilt goodness. With seasonal signature spa treatments (since it’s October, you really must indulge in the Letting Go treatment) and expertly trained staff, you are sure to find your personal nirvana within these walls. Some of the more intriguing <... >