Author Archives: Beth

Choosing the perfect Valentine’s Day gift – a spa voucher

If you’re worried that the credit crunch will take the romance out of Valentine’s Day this year, worry no more – as it doesn’t need to, provided you choose your romantic gift carefully. Granted, the recent financial squeeze has left everyone watching the pennies in almost every area of their lives…  But there’s still one […]

Fancy a complete change? – Why Dr Who Should Try Spa Treatments

Unless you were residing in the most far-flung corner of the UK over the Christmas and New Year period, with only a few rabbits for company and no access to the modern media, it would have been virtually impossible be unaware that the BBC was bidding a festive farewell to one of its most popular […]

Group spa packages – keep fit on fun weekends with friends

Let’s face it – which would you rather do? Run five kilometres with only the sparrows for company or go cycling with a small group of friends, chatting and laughing or even sharing a good-humoured silence as you zoom along the country lanes? Well, as the human race is essentially gregarious, most of us naturally […]

Let’s raise our mugs to beauty treatments

With the trend for nutri-styled cosmetic products looking set to make a big splash, well-known beverage manufacturers Nescafe have recently developed a new product.  The drink, aimed primarily at women, is a new brand of coffee containing coffee (no surprise there then), skimmed milk and… collagen. For anyone not in the know, collagen is the […]

Wii three kings – in search of the perfect Christmas present

If you’re looking for perfect Christmas presents for your family members, your choices will naturally depend on their age, interests and priorities.  And with the UK public resolved to curtail Christmas spending owing to the recent economic upheaval, value for money is going to be a high priority for everyone this year. One family gift […]

Spa treatments – wrapping up for Christmas

With the festive season fast approaching, it’s time to dust down the LBD (little black dress) and extract the glitzy diamante sandals from the depths of your wardrobe, ready to sparkle at every social occasion this Christmas and New Year. But what if – shock, horror! – you try on your beloved LBD for a […]

Grow old in style – visit a spa regularly

A recent report in the Lancet, based on the analysis of data from over 30 countries, showed that the probability of living past the age of 80 has doubled for both sexes since 1950. The report also indicated that more than half of babies now born in the UK and other wealthy nations will live […]