Posts in Spas and Salon Reviews

San Francisco Spa Review: Get a Facial at Stript Wax Bar!

I know it sounds odd, but I had a GREAT facial at my favorite waxing place the other day. I love Stript Wax Bar and have been going there for years for my hard wax brazilians. I trust no one…

San Francisco Spa Review: The Spa at The Mandarin Oriental

Last week I had the amazing opportunity to check out the Mandarin Oriental’s new spa facilities in San Francisco and experience a heavenly facial. I feel very blessed to be able…

San Francisco Spa Review: Burke Williams Spa’s Pure Relaxation Massage with a Dot.com Enhancement

I had a great experience last week at the Burke Williams Spa in San Francisco, located at the top of the Westfield Shopping Center. I normally am a facial person more than a massage person,…

San Francisco Spa Review: The New Bliss Pedicure and 24-’heaven’ healing body balm

Last week I got to try the lastest edition to the pedicure lineup available at Bliss Spas. I obviously went to the Bliss Spa in the W hotel in downtown San Francisco. I was fantastically…

San Francisco Salon Review: Sassoon Salon and My Haircut Inspired By the Olympics

In my opinion, cutting hair is just another form of artistic expression. In fact, a long time hairstylist of mine was an art major in school before she became a stylist. Makes perfect…

San Francisco Salon Review: My Flamboyage Highlights from Davines at Festoon Salon

I haven’t been very adventuresome with my hair coloring in the past. In fact, before April, I had not highlighted my dark blonde hair in 3 years. I did some subtle highlights then,…

San Francisco Spa Review: Body By Melisa in Oakland and Her SkinBella Facial and Mitate Treatment

The other week I had the pleasure of visting Body by Melisa Day Spa in Oakland again to experience their signature treatment, the┬áSkin Bella Deluxe Facial plus Mitate. It was truly…

San Francisco Spa Review: the Six Pack Attack at Bliss Spa in the W Hotel

When I got invited to Bliss Spa in the W Hotel in San Francisco I couldn’t type fast enough: Hell yes! I love Bliss and I love Bliss products and I love the W Hotel. Can’t believe…

San Francisco Spa Review: Imperial Spa, a Korean Oasis in Japantown

Last week my mom was in town, so in order to treat her and myself to some quality mother-daughter time, I made appointments at a Korean style spa recommended to me by my waxer. She told …