Amazing Ayurveda
ISABELLA OLIVER spends two hours in the hands of Ayurveda therapist Kathy Moores and discovers that some spa treatments are for life not just for Christmas Unlike other massages which allow you to unwind and relax before you re-enter the real world, an Ayurveda treatment doesn’t finish the moment you leave your therapist – in fact it’s just the beginning as fans such a Madonna and Demi Moore know only too well.

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What is Ayurveda?  

A revolution in skincare
Glōtherapeutics treatments are now available for the first time in the UK at the Garden Spa at The Bath Priory.

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A good hair holiday
is the barometer most of us use to assess how well our day is going – so just imagine the feel-good factor of a hair and spa holiday?

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Dream destinations - TOP 10 spa resorts  
Girls love a man with a plan
DAVID RHODES from The SPA Traveller has gone in search of the best spa holidays and beauty products for a man to buy the woman in his life…

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How to spa at home

Manicure and pedicure therapy tips from the experts at Temple Spa...

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Spa etiquette

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Christmas Spa-ties

Chapel Spa in Cheltenham is offering a Twilight Evening package as an alternative to a Christmas staff party or to just catch up with friends. Includes a glass of white or mulled wine, use of spa facilities, a cake stand of sandwiches, home-made mince pies with clotted cream and home-made fruit cake or chocolate log and a prescribed face mask. 26 per person - no minimum numbers!  Available from Thursday November 25, 2010.

Fight fatigue and enjoy a healthier lifestyle
Grayshott Spa and pioneering nutritionist Vicki Edgson are leading the way with a revolutionary seven-day weight loss programme focusing on re-energising the body to create a new, slimmer you...

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The SPA Collection

If you're looking for that extra special Christmas gift, look no further than our exclusive SPA Collection which lists the world's best hotel, resort, day and destination spas. Check out the festive treatments on offer and book online - it's as simple as that.

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The sting
Bee Venom Mask

Royalty to rock stars are turning their backs on Botox to try a new “organic face lift” which uses bee venom.
PENNY McCORMICK caught up with its founder Deborah Mitchell during a whistle-stop trip to Dubai and test the new  LIA Therapy facial…
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Glam on the go: How to stay looking gorgeous
The Spa Traveller’s expert guide to looking good on long-haul flights
Travelling can wreak havoc on your skin. So what's a girl got to do to arrive at her destination looking glam?  

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Travel therapy  

Eat, spa and be merry
The Spa at Pennyhill Park

Find out why Pennyhill Park Hotel and The Spa has the X-Factor
We have come up with 10 fun reasons why this could be the perfect place for you to chill out and escape the rigours of everyday life…
      There’s nothing better than languishing in a hot tub while breathing the cool autumn air – come rain, shine or snow this pool is pure escapism.

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Grand Spa, Dubai

International SPA of the Month - Away: MAIA OLIVER relaxes to the soothing power of Hawaiian stones…
This must be the first time I have started an assignment soaking my feet in a bowl of hot water sprinkled with rose petals… but the best feeling was yet to come.
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All your questions answered

Sarah Endacott answers your questions
We all think of a spa treatment as the ultimate treat, but for some people it can be quite daunting. Senior therapist Sarah Endacott of Calcot Spa, in The Cotswolds, is here to answer your questions on everything from privacy to pedicures and hot stone massages to herbal wraps…
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Latest news

New von Essen hotel heliport opened on September 12
Hotel Verta and subterranean spa called Spa Verta. Anne Semonin is the lead spa treatment product house.
To infinity and beyond - just breathtaking!
The 4 billion Marina Bay Sands, Singapore recently revealed its Banyan Tree spa.

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