Spa Day at New Image College of Fine Arts

Last week I took a much needed afternoon to myself to beautify my tired feet and get my nails in order. Fortunately for me at New Image College of Fine Arts they offer an esthetics training and once the students have mastered the skills, they can take on clients to fine tune their trade. The…

4 Angels Beauty Care

The days of Brooke Shields bushy brows are long gone and even the most low maintenance ladies and gents now ensure brow lines are clean and stray hairs tidied up. At  4 Angels Beauty Care owners Navkiran “Kiran” Sokhi and Kulwinder Malhi, are sculpting brows with a threading treatment that also includes a brow massage and brow make-up for just $22. We’ve…

Cherlyn Skincare Beauty Care Line

When it comes to washing and moisturizing our skin we take the same scientific approach as we do with baking; buy top quality ingredients and follow the directions. As such we were enthused to discover a natural Canadian skin care line from Cherlyn Skincare including Cherlyn™ Purifying Cleanser, Cherlyn™ Clarifying Serum, and Cherlyn™ Bio-Restore Cream, all made with botanical…

Juillet Spa

On the corner of Broadway and Arbutus in Kitsilano spa goers can find one of Vancouver’s largest spas, Juillet Spa. They pride themselves as the perfect place for a spa party or pre-wedding prep, and they most certainly are. However you don’t need a group or any special occasion other than the need to treat…

#GLVSprucesUp Checking In

Last week I announced that I was going to run the Sea Wheeze half marathon in August and I managed to sign up today for the event before it was full. I had been walking a lot in the fall so I only have to transition over to running to make this happen. I jumped on the scale…

Sabai Thai Coal Harbour

DEAL ALERT  Sabai Thai Serenity Package reg $300 on for $99 In Thai “Sabai” means harmony, and when you enter either one of the three locations of Sabai Thai Spa, you will certainly understand why they’ve chosen their name.This boutique spa specializes in traditional Thai treatments and has three locations in North Vancouver, Coal Harbour, and…

Canadiana Facial at Skoah

It’s time to put your best face forward for all your holiday parties and for us that starts with a pre-party season facial.  Right now Skoah is offering a “Canadiana Facial” on until December 24, 2013. The treatment includes a hard and arm treatment with their holiday  products for $70.  With locations throughout Vancouver and in North Vancouver and…

Enter to win a complete wardrobe overhaul and $10,000-worth of home décor

OAKRIDGE TO STAGE FIRST EVER ‘STYLE HEIST’ THIS FALL This fall, Oakridge Centre wants to know what’s on your style wish list, as it hosts its first ever Style Heist, starting October 1st and running though November 8th, 2013. Shoppers are invited to share why they are most deserving of an Oakridge-inspired style overhaul for…

#GLVSprucesUP Checking in

It’s been a couple weeks since I made a commitment to make some lifestyle changes.  I was off to a great start.  I had some great body healing sessions with massage therapist Dr. Vita Narbutiene  and left feeling like a million bucks.  She is a true healer.  I did some sound therapy and reflexology with…