Recent Articles and Press Releases
Recent Articles 2015
October 2015 – Daily Pilot
Infant Massage Has Therapeutic Qualities, Therapist Says…
The lights were turned off, and the group of mothers lay down their babies. But 8-month-old Bronson did not stop crawling until his mother’s hands touched his face. He giggled, staring up at her as she gazed on him. Massage therapist Paula Curtiss glanced over at the mother and son and checked to make sure the new mom was rubbing correctly. Click here to view full article!
July 2015 – DAYSPA Magazine
Is It Wise to Incentivize?
No good deed goes unpunished. That cynical old saying has held real-world meaning for many spa owners mired in the midst of employee incentive programs gone wrong. That’s unfortunate, because when properly planned and executed, incentive programs offer wonderful, business-boosting benefits. And it isn’t all about the bottom line. Incentives have the power to make your spa a happier place for staff, clients—and owners. Click here to view full article!
July 2015 – Pulse Magazine
Athlete’s Knead Recovery
Located in Newport Beach, California, Spa Gregorie’s kicks off the summer season with new spa services specialized for athletes. Among its latest treatment is the Athletes Knead Recovery, which includes the use of an infrared sauna. The spa also offers Sports Massage, which combines stroking methods and stretching movements specific to the guest’s sport to soothe muscles before or after an activity. The spa also offers Spa Reflexology in tandem with an aromatherapy massage and Sole Sacrifice, a new full-body massage complete with a soothing and exfoliating foot scrub massage. Click here to view full article!
April 2015 – Riviera Orange County,
Men of Style
Some guys make it look easy, but these local sartorialists take fashion seriously—as a reflection of their personalities, their work and their lifestyles. From business-with-an-edge to sophisticated after-hours dressing, the looks sported by these six gentlemen not only define the current state of style for Orange County, but also serve as their personal calling cards Click here to continue reading!
April 2015 – ParentingOC.com, OC Moms: Keep Calm & Carry On April 25-30 is National Stress Awareness Week (although most moms don’t exactly need a designated “week” to recognize the many stresses in their life!). Whether your blood pressure spikes due to the joys of navigating tweenhood, that oh-so-fun annual tax time, preparation and application duties for the coming school year, toilet training your toddler, weaning your baby or the myriad other possible pressures a woman can face, it is vital to control stress.Click here to continue reading!
April 2015 – GreersOC.com,
Mom & Me Spa’lebration
Spa Gregories is offering April specials that we love. One of our favorites is the Mom & Me Spa’lebration Package available in Newport Beach and Rancho Santa Margarita. No matter if you bring your mom, grandma, aunt or friend, you can give a spa day with someone she loves. Celebrate your bond with your choice of one-hour massage or facial per person, plus a $15 retail voucher. $189 (a $223 Value.) Click here to continue reading!
March 2015 – Newport Beach Independent
Runners Catch the Spirit at Annual Newport-Mesa Spirit Run
The 32nd Annual Newport-Mesa Spirit Run will be held Sunday at Fashion Island. Together with Newport-Mesa Unified School District and local community clubs and non- profits, Spirit Run will spread its “spirit” of youth fitness and fundraising throughout Southern California. Click here to continue reading!
March 2015 – ActiveOC.com
Relax: Your Body will Thank You For It
Celebrating over a decade of success with locations in Newport Beach and Rancho Santa Margarita, Spa Gregorie’s transcends the traditional luxury spa experience with a unique blend of professional services designed… Click here to continue reading!
Recent Articles 2014
October 2014 – DAYSPA Magazine
Amenity Integrity – Meditation Stations, pg. 66
Remember when lemon-cucumber water and complimentary shower caps actually stood a chance of impressing regular spa-goers? As fantastic as it is that spas now enjoy increasingly mainstream appreciation, there’s also a downside: clients are becoming bona fide spa connoisseurs, not to mention educated critics. Click here to continue reading!
October 2014 – LOCALE Magazine
Top OC Spas to Gift Yourself, pg. 159
Whether you’re tackling that nine-to-five job, running errands throughout the day, or need a break from the kids, stepping aside for a moment to take a breather is vital. There is no better way to detox than by grabbing a plus-one to book an appointment for a spa treatment this holiday season… Click here to continue reading!
September 2014 Issue – Pulse Magazine
Retail Inventory: Selecting and Managing Your Stock Managing one’s inventory is critical to a spa’s profitability. “Making good inventory decisions should always be based on demand and sales history,” says Linda Mahramnia, retail buyer at Spa Gregorie’s located in Newport Beach, California. “I firmly believe in a product life cycle, lika a bell curve. You have to know when to buy, when to maximize, and when to decrease product [orders].” Click here and view page 27 to read more!
July 29, 2014-SD Mom’s Night Out
Spa Gregorie’s: The Perfect San Diego Day Spa for Mom’s
I’ve written several articles highlighting amazing food and drink at fun wineries, restaurants, and breweries – all perfect for moms to visit and have a great Mom’s Night Out. But, this month I’d like to slow it down a bit and challenge you all to channel your inner zen for some (breath in, breath out), r-e-l-a-x-a-t-i-o-n. I recently had the opportunity to visit Spa Gregorie’s in Del Mar and try out their exceptional spa services and I’m delighted to share my thoughts on why this San Diego day spa is the perfect spot for moms! Click here to read more.
June 2014-Locale Magazine Del Mar
Beautify for Opening Day at Spa Gregorie’s Del Mar
Spa Gregorie’s Del Mar-Your photo will be taken a lot at Opening Day. When you are spending so much time preparing your Opening Day fashion look, you must be sure not to neglect your pretty face! Makeup will sit better on a well-energized face. Arcona Organic Brightening Facial-50 mins, $119. Click here to read more.
May 16, 2014- CoastMagazine.com
Announcements marking spa industry players on the move. I’m not quite sure what happened. I walked into Spa Gregorie’s Newport Beach to try out the new AromaTouch Treatment (45 minutes for $139), settled into a robe and headed to the treatment room with therapist Lisa. We chatted, I took my place on the treatment table…and the rest is a little murky. Click here to read more.
May 2014- PULSE Magazine
Announcements marking spa industry players on the move. Scott Duncan is promoted to President at Spa Gregorie’s, located in Newport Beach, California. Duncan was part of the team that launched Spa Gregorie’s in 1998. Click here to read more.
May 2014- Day Spa Magazine
Targeting Cellulite Part 2: Treatment Room Options. In the second part of our three part series, learn how to fight the battle of the bulge where you’re most guaranteed to win: on your spas home turf. Click here to read more. Page 84-90.
May 2014- Day Spa Magazine
Spa Management- A Show of Appreciation In the service industry, the customer is always a top priority. Smart spa owners and managers go to great lengths to make sure that clients feel that they’re being taken care of and appreciated, because they know that’s the best way to garner long-term success. However, the show of gratitude shouldn’t stop there. Your “internal customers”—otherwise known as your staff—also need to know you’re glad they’re there and that you appreciate all their hard work. Click here to read more.
May 6, 2014- SanDiegoVille.com
A Roundup of Mother’s Day Specials and Events in San Diego and Beyond This year marks the 100th anniversary of Mother’s Day. Back in 1914, President Woodrow Wilson deemed it an official holiday in the United States. For the last 100 years, we have celebrated Mother’s Day on the second Sunday of May due to the dedication and persistence of Anna Jarvis, who campaigned for several years to establish the holiday. Click here to read more.
April 25, 2014- Forbes.com
Do Something Unique for your Business
She’s still alive and working, but not many people remember Régine Zylberberg anymore. Forty years ago, everyone, especially the “glitterati,” knew her as Régine, owner of a chain of the coolest and most expensive discotheques in the world. Click here to read more.
April 21, 2014- The Well List
16 Best Day Spas in the OC
Finding that perfect blend of relaxation, replenishment and invigoration is essential to any spa treatment. Orange County is home to a world-class level of luxurious spas. Featuring chic décor, sparkling pools and lavish lounges with the perfect blend of relaxation, replenishment and invigoration, these are the places rubbing spa-goers the right way. Click here to read more.
March 29, 2014- CBS LA
Vacation Relaxation: Best Spas in OC
Do you have a couples getaway, mother/daughter day or simply a day of pampering coming up? Escape the rigors of daily life and get your body replenished with these unique spas. These Orange County spas offer everything from facials, deep tissue and even Thai massages in these serene locations. Click here to read more.
February 2014- DAYSPA Magazine 25 Spas to Watch
What’s makes a day spa a “standout”? Hospitality experts and spa consultants have their checklists but, in the end, it’s what the public has to say that really matters. And this goes double for neighborhood day spas, the businesses that can’t count on a steady stream of tourists but rather, must survive on their ability to become staples in their communities, winning over locals time and again and retaining their invaluable loyalty. Click here to read more.
February 7, 2014- Examiner.com
Spa Gregorie’s and Cucina Enonteca
This Valentine’s Day visit Flower Hill Promenade in Del Mar. The award-winning Spa Gregorie’s is joining forces with CUCINA enoteca, the newly opened modern Italian kitchen from renowned local restaurateur Tracy Borkum, to offer an exclusive Del Mar date night idea—the “Spa Date for Two”. Click here to read more.
February 3, 2014- UT San Diego
Romance Your Valentine at These Restaurants
Whether it’s the first date with a new fling or the millionth shared dessert with your long-time lover, treating someone special to a Valentine’s Day dinner at a San Diego restaurant shows more than a touch of adoration. Now, it’s just a matter of picking the right place. Click here to read more.
January 29, 2014- American Spa Magazine Community Center A new location, a stellar reputation, and a history of giving back prove to be a winning combination for this popular California day spa. Opened more than 15 years ago in Newport Beach, CA, Spa Gregorie’s has long benefitted from a great location. Situated near the popular shopping center Fashion Island, the day spa was established next to one of the busiest salons in the area. Click here to read more.
January 2014- Riviera OC Magazine Posh Pampering
We love being pampered, and there’s no better place to revitalize our bodies- and souls- than Spa Gregorie’s new glammed up day spa in Rancho Santa Margarita. Click here to read more.
January 2014- Coast Magazine Spa with Heart
Spa Gregorie’s owner and founder Angela Cortright hasn’t always served as a beacon of all that is serene and well. In fact, she was once a picture of stress. Click here to read more.
January 2014- Riviera SD Magazine Get Glowing
Expect Old World charm at this Flower Hill day spa adjacent to the new be-seen Whole Foods. That wrought-iron staircase leads to treatment heaven. Click here to read more.
January 2014- Modern Luxury Brides Spa La La
If your bridal party is looking to soothe frayed nerves while prepping for future photo ops, grab your gals and swing by the gleaming new salon in Rancho Santa Margarita at Spa Gregorie’s. Click here to read more.
Recent Articles 2013
September 2013- Bask Magazine Bathing Beauty
If soaking up the summer sun has left your skin in need of some H2-ahh, recoup radiance with curative, top-spa hydrotherapy. Here, a dip into now-trending healing waters. Click here to read more.
August/September 2013- Newport Beach Magazine
Nail Trends: Bright Shades and Classic French Manis
Local nail salons have found some common ground with Mother Nature this season — cold and dreary is out, and vibrant and bright is in. “Sorbet is really hot right now,” says Virgina Williams, lead nail technician at Spa Gregorie’s Newport Beach. Click here to read more.
August 2013- Pulse Magazine Open for Business
Spa Gregorie’s Rancho Santa Margarita, California has moved to a brand- new sleek and contemporary day spa and wellness center location less than one mile from its previous site. Click here to read more
August 2013- Day Spa Magazine Maximizing Microderm
There’s a good chance that device-driven microdermabrasion is a part-perhaps even a significant part- of your spa’s service of offerings…By all accounts, the process is predictable. “The microdermabrasion tool takes off all the dead skin, and pulls dirt, blackheads and other debris out of the pores,” says Amie Quigley, senior esthetician at Spa Gregorie’s in Newport Beach, California. Click here to read more
August 9, 2013- NBIndependent An Oasis for the Soal
Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa & Salon in Newport Beach is an oasis for the soal, with treatments that cater to your mind, body, and spirit. Their numerous treatments range from body wraps and hydrotherapy to acupuncture and Thai massage, and just about everything in between. Click here to read more
June 21, 2013- TheStreet.com
Your Summer 2013 Spa Guide to Indulgences and Relaxation
Oxygen treatments, caviar facials, “liquid Botox” applications and whiskey scrubs: These are just some of the treatments spas are rolling out this summer to lure guests and keep clientele looking fabulous for the season. Click here to read more.
June 2013- Arizona Republic Summer
Vacation 2013 Guide: 5 San Diego Spas that make you say, “Ahh”
Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa & Salon Del Mar- Spa Gregorie’s is where the locals, and many returning summer visitors, feel like royalty. The Ancient Royal Bathing Ritual features a hydrotherapy massage and a soak in a skin-softening bath of milk and honey, topped off with an hour-long massage. Click here to read more.
May 2013- Coast Magazine Treat Mom
Through May, the Marvelous Mom Package includes a one-hour massage, one-hour Classic Facial and Lavender & Sea Salts manicure for $199 (a $239 value). Click here to read more.
May 2, 2013- OCRegister Spa Gregorie’s to Move
Rancho Santa Margarita- Spa Gregorie’s Day Spas and Salons is scheduled to close its location in the El Paseo plaza and reopen at a new facility in the city in early June. Spa Gregorie’s began operating at the shopping plaza near Wood Ranch BBQ and Grill seven years ago. The spa recently bought a 5,150-square-foot space less than a mile away at 30212 Tomas. Click here to read more.
April 25, 2013- Orange Coast The Glam Reality of the O.C.
In need of a little prep before you’re swim-wear ready? Check out Orange County veteran Spa Gregorie’s new digs. After 15 years, the revered spa is moving its Rancho Santa Margarita location into 5,150 feet of custom designed spa space. Click here to read more.
March 6, 2013- Coast Magazine SpaFit
Wellness is about balance, and to that end, Spa Gregorie’s has created the perfect package. SpaFit package includes a one-hour massage of your choice and a free pass to a nearby yoga or fitness studio… Click here to read more.
March 1, 2013- La Jolla Today New Cancer Nonprofit
Greet the Day, a nonprofit dedicated to improving the quality of life for cancer patients, will celebrate its 10th anniversary by expanding into San Diego through a partnership with Moores Cancer Center. Click here to read more.
February 25, 2013 – San Diego Magazine Monday Morning Good News
Greet the Day celebrated its 10th Anniversary of serving cancer patients. Spa Gregorie’s owner Angela Cortright has worked to improve the quality of life for people affected by cancer through “Greet the Day”. The program announced a partnership with the UCSD Moores Cancer Center to extend restorative body work services. Click here to read more.
January 2013 – OCMetro Therapy for Two
“Take a spa day to really baby yourself.” These words took on a double meaning when I visited Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa and Salon in Newport Beach. Although I’d had my share of spa treatments, this visit would be different. Click here to read more.
January 2013 – Coast Magazine Yogassage
When we came across this yoga-massage hybrid known as Yogassage– aka Thai massage — at Spa Gregorie’s, we imagined it would be nothing short of extraordinary in a profoundly relaxing way. Not disappointed, we were surprised at the sheer acrobatics required to accomplish it on a traditional massage table and at the intensity of the treatment itself . Click here to read more.
Recent Articles 2012
October 15, 2012 – Patch.com
Fall Back into Autumn with Savory Treatments from Local Spas
Just as the menus at our favorit farm to table restaurants are changing from summer berries to fall fresh root veggies, the menus at several local spas are making the same seasonal changes. Click here to read more.
October 2012: Parenting OC Arcona Organic Enzyme Peel
The Pumpkin Peel at Spa Gregories is a mild fruit-based enzyme peel that includes salicylic, pumpkin, papaya and pineapple enzymes. These work with the chemical bonds of the skins surface to reduce cell adhesion, almost like Pac Man, digesting the cellular glue that binds the dead skin cells together. Click here to read more.
August 2012 – Fashion5.0 Magazine
Stay Trendy in the Spa Scene Put your Best Foot Forward: Troubled tootsies? With the average person regularly spending four hours per day on their feet, it’s no wonder there is a national epidemic of foot problems. The feet are full of acupressure points that promote health and well being, so it’s important to treat them well. Services range from over-the-top pedicures to decadent foot rubs. We offer a treatment called the Sole Sacrifice, which includes a full body massage as the feet are exfoliated, soothed and rubbed with a decadent botanical scrub. Click here to read more.
July 9, 2012 – Riviera Magazine
Open Season This Wednesday, kick off one of San Diego’s annual rites of summer with Opening Day at the Del Mar Racetrack. We’ve got your ticket to the season-which runs through Sept. 5- from where to watch the pretty people to the best celebratory bites: Click here to read more.
Recent Articles 2011
November 2011 – Skin Inc. Happenings
November/December 2011 – Newport Beach Magazine
Nature’s Remedy Hot Stones Massages Offer Deep Relaxation The first sound you hear is the water quietly parting as a hand lifts out a smooth river stone. Drops trickle back into the pool of water as the stone cools ever so slightly. There’s a moment of peaceful silence before the warm stone – a small piece of nature – is massaged along your back, using its heat to relax the most tired muscles. Click here to see Newport Beach Magazine Cover. Click here to see article, pg 1. Click here to see article, pg 2. Click here to see article, pg 3.
July 7, 2011 – Examiner.com OC fashionista: Bronzed beauties
OC fashionistas, it’s time to flaunt those bronzed bods! Not blessed with a skin tone that tans easily? Kick those UV rays to the curb! Spray tans have come a long way! Click here to read more.
June 23, 2011 – Experienceispa.com
ISPA To Recognize Angela Cortright as 2011 Dedicated Contributor LEXINGTON, Ky. – A spa industry leader will be honored during the 2011 International SPA Association’s Conference & Expo, Nov. 7-9, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nev. Angela Cortright, founder of Spa Gregorie’s in Newport Beach, Rancho Santa Margarita and Del Mar, Calif. will be presented with the ISPA Dedicated Contributor Award during the 21st annual gathering of the spa industry event of the year. Click here to read more.
June 2011 – Newport Beach Magazine
Solid Polish Sandals are the accessory of summer, and color on your nails can jazz up your natural wedges or add some sparkle to open-toed stilettos. It’s time to give your feet a moment in the spotlight with pampering, and maybe a bit of flair. Click here to read more.
May 19, 2011 – TypeF.com
Facts About Body Wraps Body wraps are a necessity, ladies! OK, maybe not a necessity, but they are luxurious and can seem like a mini-vacation. Some body wraps actually do what they say and provide great results. Whether you want to slim that vivacious body of yours, or you want to infuse it with moisture, a body wrap may just be what you need. Click here to read more.
May 2011 – Day Spa Magazine
Management Workshop If visions of enraged patrons spinning tails of atrocious service haunt your dreams, you may be surprised to learn that more industry experts view client complaints as gifts wrapped in ugly packages. In fact, Angela Cortright, DAYSPA advisory board member and owner of Spa Gregorie’s, which has three Southern California locations, considers maligners personal consultants. Click here to read more.
Spring 2011 – Locale
The Treatment Can you really go wrong with a facial that is both ultimate and signature? I think not. This treatment package really is the ultimate answer for that pesky wear and tear or age and stress. Using cutting edge products from Spa Gregorie’s Signature Line and the most progressive skincare technology, this treatment will really leave your face looking smoother, firmer and more youthful. Click here to read more.
April 26, 2011 – DiscoverSD.com
Truth: Skintervention at Spa Gregorie’s
A woman’s skincare routine is just as personal and custom tailored as her closet of peep toe pumps and sky high stilettos. There are some things in life we simply refuse to share, and beauty products and designer heels are definitely top of my list. Price tag aside, no two women have the same skincare needs or fashion sense. Click here to read more.
April 21, 2011 – American Spa Magazine
Spa Gregorie’s Day Spas & Salons Offer Guests a Skintervention With a Monthly Facial Club
Encouraging your clients to adopt a new skincare regime isn’t always easy. Old habits die hard, as they say. However, Spa Gregorie’s (Del Mar, Newport Beach, Rancho Santa Margarita , CA) has come up with a way to make it a bit easier thanks to the Skincredible Monthly Facial Club. Click here to read more.
April 2011 – OCMetro OCMetro Green Team
Spa Gregorie’s has turned itself into one of the greenest spa’s in the country by using eco-friendly practices throughout its business… Click here to read more.
March 2011 – Coast
The Great Nail Debate Regardless of whether you think nail products are healthy, there are plenty of nail lines rising to the challenge of using fewer chemicals. Click here to see Coast Cover. Click here to see article.
March 30, 2011 – DiscoverSD.com
Spring Cleaning: San Diego Spa Facials
If your body is a temple and spring cleaning is all about clearing out the house, then by default, spring just means it’s time to do a little fix-up on the face. While med spas and cosmetic surgery can totally transform and rejuvenate a person, many of San Diego’s favorite day spas now provide facial treatments with advanced technology and dramatic results, without a pinch or a pull. Click here to read more.
March 11, 2011 – SkinInc.com March Spa and Supplier Awards and Recognition
The owner and founder of Southern California-based Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa and Salon, Angela Cortright, was named “Enterprising Woman of the Year” by Enterprising Women magazine. Click here to read more.
March 3, 2011 – LadyLux.com Latest spa treatments: Lose weight, improve your skin
Soft music plays as you lie on your back and drift away. A feeling of total peace overcomes you. You are at the spa. But what treatment are you receiving? From red carpet specials to innovative new skin care options, spas offer a wealth of options for you to consider when you want to look and feel your best. Click here to read more.
February 8, 2011 – DaySpaMagazine.com
Spa Gregorie’s Owner Selected to Receive Honor
Congratulations are in order for Angela Cortright, owner of Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa and Salon in Southern California. Cortright, who also serves on the DAYSPA Advisory Board, was recently selected as an “Enterprising Woman of the Year” by Enterprising Women Magazine. Click here to read more.
January 28, 2011 – SkinInc.com
Skin Care Drives 4% U.S. Prestige Beauty Growth With Exclusive Commentary About How Spas Should Stake Their Retail Claim
The NPD Group, Inc., a leading market research company, presents the U.S. and global beauty industry’s first look at 2010 year-end results for skin care, makeup, and fragrance at their annual “Hot off the Press” event at the Plaza Hotel in New York City this week. According to NPD, the total U.S. prestige beauty* industry showed an increase of 4% in dollar sales in 2010 vs. 2009, after two consecutive years of decline. Click here to read more.
January 23, 2011 – NCTimes.com
Around North County DEL MAR —- Angela Cortright, owner and founder of Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa and Salon in Southern California, has been named the “Enterprising Woman of the Year” by Enterprising Women Magazine in the “$5 million to $10 million annual revenue sales” category. Click here to read more.
January 1, 2011 – OCMetro Spa Gregorie’s Ultimate Facial
I walked out of Spa Gregorie’s looking 10 years younger – I swear, I did. And there were no needles or lasers or knives required. This place has tapped into the fountain of youth by way of its Ultimate Signature Facial and a little device called NuFace. Click here to read more.
Recent Articles 2010
February 2010 – American Spa Magazine In Touch Menu
The Great Face Lifter Spa-goers who want to tone more than their booties in the new year can now opt for Spa Gregorie’s Ultimate Signature Facial ($145, 90 minutes) at Spa Gregorie’s (Newport Beach, Rancho Santa Margarita, and Del Mar, CA). Click here to see American Spa Magazine Cover. Click here to see article.
February 2010 – PacificSD Magazine Love Issue
Blind Date – Making Love – A Magazine’s Attempt to Formulate Romance Chocolate and roses do not guarantee romance, so we know we had to up the ante for this Love Issue blind date. To fashion passion, we decided to have the daters meet…and then instantly disrobe. Tonight’s blind date adventure begins with a couple’s massage at Spa Gregorie’s in Del Mar. Click here to see PacificSD Cover. Click here to see article, pg 1. Click here to see article, pg 2. Click here to see article, pg 3.
January 2010 – 944 Magazine Beauty and Bliss
Orange County’s Best Options for Head-To-Toe Indulgence Sparing no expense for beauty Spa Gregorie’s in Newport Beach fares a lavish ambiance sure to leave clients with that million-dollar feeling. Click here to see 944 Cover. Click here to see article.
January 2010 – Newport Beach Magazine Winter Issue
The Big Chill Despite that Southern California by far has some of the mildest winters in the county, we still can’t neglect cold-weather skin care. Of course, we’re all quite aware of the need for regular exfoliation, cleansing and moisturizing. But a winter skin regimen must include more-even with Newport Beach’s temperate climate. Click here to see Newport Beach Cover. Click here to see article.
January 2010 – OC Magazine Winter Issue
Fassage Considered by many the best boutique spa in Orange County, Spa Gregorie’s in Newport Beach is a hidden gem among the big boisterous structures that create Fashion Island. Click here to see article.
Winter 2010 – Bask Magazine
Wrapping Up For The Holidays During the holidays, everyone is prone to eating too much, not getting enough exercise, and looking for a quick fix. Rather than punish myself with a fad diet, I decided to go with the kinder, gentler route with a body wrap. Click here to see Bask Cover. Click here to see article, pg. 1. Click here to see article, pg.2.
December 23, 2010 – DailyPilot.com O.C.
Bargainista: Don’t panic, Christmas deals are still to be had
Give the gift of plastic money. Finding it difficult to evaluate all of the gift card bonus offerings this season? Many restaurants and movie theatres are offering a bonus card with purchase; look for offers that give at least a $10 bonus card for every $50 purchased (a few will offer $15 for every $50). Click here to read more.
December 3, 2010 – OCWeekly.com
Gettin’ Made: Knit One, Cure Too This Weekend Tomorrow, over 100 knitters, survivors and supporters in pink Santa hats will join Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa and Salon to converge upon Mainplace Mall in Santa Ana for the third annual Knit One, Cure Too charity event. Click here to read more.
December 1, 2010 – SDGLN.com Shop Here: Top Ten San Diego Malls
It’s no secret that San Diegans flaunt a style all their own. Who are we kidding? We have got it goin’ on. Our aesthetic borrows some of the urban edge that mirrors our city’s downtown grit and more from an effortless breeze of bohemian beach bum, which infuses a little something I like to call “spunk” into our daily get-up. Click here to read more.
Recent Press Releases 2013
October 2013 – Knit-A-Thon Press Release
Spa Gregorie’s Partners with Local Girl Scouts for 7th Annual Knit-A-Thon, Raising Funds for Breast Cancer Research
Newport Beach, CA (October 2013)- Spa Gregorie’s and Macy’s Fashion Island are proud to announce the 7th annual “Knit One Cure Too” knit-a-thon, taking place on Saturday, October 19th from 10 am-4 pm. Dozens of knitters will assemble in the popular department store to create stylish scarves, socks, baby items and caps with 100% of proceeds going directly to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Click here to read more.
Newport Beach, CA (May 2013)– It’s time to grab your girlfriends and celebrate all things female at the season’s premier social gathering and wellness event in Orange County. Spa Gregorie’s is proud to be hosting Women are Wonderful: In Full Bloom, a women’s expo offering participatory demonstrations, exhibits, presentations, and spa’licious gifts– all while giving back to deserving charitable causes. Click here to read more.
May 2013 – Women are Wonderful Press Release Spa Gregorie’s Intvites Women of All Ages to Join Us for Women are Wonderful: In Full Bloom Newport Beach, CA (May 2013)– It’s time to grab your girlfriends and celebrate all things female at the season’s premier social gathering and wellness event in Orange County. Spa Gregorie’s is proud to be hosting Women are Wonderful: In Full Bloom, a women’s expo offering participatory demonstrations, exhibits, presentations, and spa’licious gifts– all while giving back to deserving charitable causes. Click here to read more.
April 2013 – New RSM Location Press Release Southern California’s Leading Day Spa Celebrates 15 Years in Business with New Rancho Santa Margarita Location Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif., (April 2013)– On the heels of their 15th anniversary with three successful locations in Southern California, numerous national accolades and hundreds of thousands of dollars raised for philanthropy, Spa Gregorie’s Principal Angela Cortright is set to announce the next chapter for one of the nation’s leading day spas with a big move. Click here to read more.
February 2013 – Greet the Day Press Release “Greet the Day” Celebrates 10th Anniversary with San Diego Expansion, Serves Local Cancer Community Through Oncology Massage Program San Diego, CA (February 2013)– Since its inception in 1998, Southern California’s premier day spa, Spa Gregorie’s, has maintained a dedicated commitment to serve and comfort cancer patients. Spa Gregorie’s owner, Angela Cortright, has worked for nearly a decade to improve the quality of life for people affected by cancer through “Greet the Day”, a non-profit her company co-founded in 2003 at the flagship Newport Beach location. Click here to read more.
Recent Press Releases 2011
April 11, 2011 – SkinCredible Release Southern California’s Premier Day Spa Presents the Ultimate Facial Fitness Club with “SKINCREDIBLE” Newport Beach, CA (April 11, 2011)— The experts at Spa Gregorie’s in Newport Beach, Rancho Santa Margarita & Del Mar announce their newest program for innovative skincare with the launch of Skincredible. Just in time for summer, this personalized curriculum practices the art of “facial fitness” to promote flawless skin by utilizing a combination of monthly cutting edge services, the latest skincare products to hit the market, and individual skin assessments customized specifically for each and every client. Click here to read more.
April 1, 2011 – Green Team Release Southern California’s Premier Day Spa Honored for Excellence in Green Business Practices NEWPORT BEACH, CA (April 1, 2011)– Spa Gregorie’s has been bestowed with the honor of being named a 2011 “Green Team” by OC Metro Magazine. Spa Gregorie’s was selected out of hundreds of applicants from around the Orange County community who believe that preservation and conservation are just as important as revenue and profit. Click here to read more.
January 14, 2011 – Enterprising Woman Magazine Release Enterprising Woman Magazine To Honor Angela Cortright at Awards Gala in Boca Raton NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., (January, 14, 2011)– Spa Gregorie’s is honored to announce that Angela Cortright, Owner and Founder of Spa Gregorie’s Day Spa and Salon in Southern California, has been bestowed with the prestigious honor of the 2011 “Enterprising Woman of the Year” award by Enterprising Women Magazine. Click here to read more.
Recent Press Releases 2010
August 12 , 2010 – Massage-a-Thon 2010 The 10th Annual “Massage-A-Thon” Sets a Goal to Raise Over $40,000 for Breast Cancer Research San Diego, CA (August 12, 2010) With an impressive record of supporting breast cancer research throughout the past decade, Spa Gregorie’s annually raises over $50,000 for the cause. This year, Spa Gregorie’s is proud to continue their support of the Susan G. Komen Foundation by hosting the 10th Annual Massage-a-thon. This unique event allows only runners and participants, but also spectators and family members to play a part in race day. Click here to read more.
Recent Press Releases 2009
November 10, 2009 – Knit-a-Thon 2009 The 2nd Annual “Knit One, Cure Too” Event Gathers Dozens of Knitters Together to Raise Funds for Breast Cancer Research NEWPORT BEACH, CA (November 3, 2009)— Spa Gregorie’s and Westfield Main Place Mall announce the 2nd annual “Knit One Cure Too“ knit-a-thon on Friday, December 11 from 4-7pm. Dozens of knitters dressed in pink Santa hats will assemble in the MainPlace center court to knit stylish scarves for the holiday season. Click here to see more.
November 2, 2009 – Holiday Gift Guide Holiday Gift Guide FOR GIFT GUIDE CONSIDERATION: Below you will find the latest and greatest beauty gifts available at Spa Gregorie’s. Tis the season to be pampered! Spa Gregorie’s, Southern California’s premier day spa, has everything from stocking stuffers to spa gadgets this holiday season. All products are available at our locations in Newport Beach and Rancho Santa Margarita, as well as our newest location in Del Mar. Click here to see more.
September 22, 2009 – Race for the Cure Fundraiser SPA GREGORIE’S HOSTS 10th ANNUAL MASSAGE-A-THON AND OTHER RACE FOR THE CURE ACTIVITIES NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Spa Gregorie’s continues its long history of community-based philanthropy with the 10th annual Massage-A-Thon, Auction for the Cure and Soul to Sole Run/Walk Team in support of the 18th annual Komen Orange County Race for the Cure on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009. Click here to see more.
August 18, 2009 – Del Mar Announcement The Award-Winning Spa Gregorie’s Launches Coastal Retreat in Del Mar Del Mar, California — Celebrating over a decade of success with two existing locations in Newport Beach and Rancho Santa Margarita, the award-winning Spa Gregorie’s is proud to announce the launch of their third location in Del Mar. The 6,500 square-foot facility brings a multi-million dollar, two-story day spa and full service-salon to San Diego’s premier coastal community. Click here to see more.
August 4 , 2009 – About Face Facial Launch SPA GREGORIE’S HAS YOUR BACK NEWPORT BEACH & RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Summer is here and that means higher temperatures and less clothes. Naturally, the added sun exposure can take a major toll on skin. But there is help. Award-winning Spa Gregorie’s, a premier day spa, has developed About Face, a new treatment that targets some of the most affected areas: the face and back. Click here to see more.
July 28 , 2009 – Ultimate Shrink Wrap SPA GREGORIE’S HELPS YOU “WAIST AWAY” & FEEL GREAT ABOUT IT NEWPORT BEACH, RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA and DEL MAR, Calif. – Summer is a time for bikinis and barbeques, parties and vacations. Who wouldn’t want to look their very best? Spa Gregorie’s can help “waist away” unwanted inches with its popular Ultimate Shrink Wrap, a treatment that rids the body of excess water, toxins and cellulite. Click here to see more.
July 14 , 2009 – Forever Young Anti-Aging Festival SPA GREGORIE’S 5th ANNUAL FOREVER YOUNG ANTI-AGING FESTIVAL–THURSDAY, AUGUST 20, 2009 NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – It is safe to say that many of us would like to stave off the effects of aging. With the myriad of technological advancements being made in the skincare, cosmetics, fitness and medical fields, knowing what techniques to use and which tools work best is the challenge. Click here to see more.
June 23 , 2009 – Modesty Concerns SPA GREGORIE’S RESPONDS TO CLIENTS’ MODESTY CONCERNS NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Spa industry studies show that the need to disrobe can be a barrier to many would-be spa goers.Click here to see more.
June 9 , 2009 – Mom’ination Winners THREE DESERVING MOMS RECEIVE THE ROYAL TREATMENT (OR A MUCH-DESERVED “MENTAL HEALTH DAY”) AS PART OF SPA GREGORIE’S AND COX CARES MOM’INATION CONTEST NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Being a mom is arguably the toughest job in the world. In recognition of Orange County’s hard working mothers, Spa Gregorie’s and Cox Cares joined forces to thank these magnificent matriarchs with the quintessential reward – a de-stressing day at the Spa. Click here to see more.
May 5, 2009 – Father’s Day Packages THIS FATHER’S DAY, SPA GREGORIE’S HELPS TAKE A LOAD OFF WITH AFFORDABLE DESTRESSING PACKAGES JUST FOR HIM NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Let Spa Gregorie’s help Dad distress and unwind this Father’s Day with Spa packages that offer the treatment he deserves. Click here to see more.
April 21, 2009 – Women are Wonderful Festival! SPA GREGORIE’S CELEBRATES THE FEMININE WITH ITS ‘WOMEN ARE WONDERFUL FESTIVAL’ NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Spa Gregorie’s believes women are wonderful and invites all females to celebrate being fabulous at its Women are Wonderful Festival on Monday, May 18 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Click here to see more.
April 7, 2009 – Mother’s Day Gift Guide SPA GREGORIE’S HAS YOU COVERED FOR MOTHER’S DAY WITH AFFORABLE SPA OPTIONS FOR MOM NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – This Mother’s Day, Spa Gregorie’s leaves no shortage of ways to shower mom with the ultimate in relaxation and wellness to show her just how important she is. Click here to see more.
April 1, 2009 – Employ”ease” Time-out Package SPA GREGORIE’S CORPORATE REWARDS PROGRAM PUTS THE “EASE” BACK INTO EMPLOY”EASE” NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – More than 65% of all employees are at health risk due to stress. Of those, nearly 20% fall into the high-risk category. Spa Gregorie’s has a solution for Southern California’s overworked, overstressed masses that doesn’t involve a revolution – just a well-deserved hiatus to one of the region’s most acclaimed day spas. Click here to see more.
March 31, 2009 – Mom’ination Contest SPA GREGORIE’S & COX CARES HOST 5TH ANNUAL MOM’INATION CONTEST TO HONOR OC MOMS WITH SOOTHING SPA TREATMENTS NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Being a mom is arguably the toughest job in the world. While the rewards of motherhood certainly outweigh the daily challenges and inconveniences, no one deserves a day off and a pat on the back more than moms. In honor of Mothers Day, Spa Gregorie’s and Cox Cares are joining forces to thank hard working moms with the quintessential reward – a stress-free day at the spa. Click here to see more.
March 18, 2009 – Women are Wonderful Festival! SPA GREGORIE’S CELEBRATES THE FEMININE WITH ITS ‘WOMEN ARE WONDERFUL FESTIVAL’ NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Spa Gregorie’s believes women are wonderful and invites all females to celebrate being fabulous at its Women are Wonderful Festival on May 18 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Click here to see more.
February 25, 2009 – Microdermabrasion SPA GREGORIE’S BLASTS ITS WAY TO BRIGHTER, HEALTHER SKIN NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Winter, a season of cooler, drier weather, is the perfect time for skin rehab with microdermabrasion. Click here to see more.
February 24, 2009 – Signature Line Launch SPA GREGORIE’S INTRODUCES SIGNATURE LINE OF PRODUCTS – GREAT PRODUCTS, GREAT VALUE NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – When Angela Cortright started Spa Gregorie’s in 1998, she had a vision of creating a line of skin and body care products that would bear the Spa’s name and uphold its high standards. Click here to see more.
January 21, 2009 – Wellness Rocks! SPA GREGORIE’S ANNOUNCES OFFERINGS FOR 2009 WELLNESS ROCKS! PROGRAM NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Spa Gregorie’s makes it easy to practice wellness all year long with Wellness Rocks!, a comprehensive program combining treatments, education and activities to optimize clients’ health. Click here to see more.
Recent Press Releases 2008
October 7, 2008 – Caregiver’s Contest SPA GREGORIE’S AND COX COMMUNICATIONS HONOR EXTRAORDINARY CAREGIVERS WITH “CARING FOR CAREGIVERS CONTEST” NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there are more than 50 million people who take on the responsibility of caring for a chronically ill, disabled or elderly family member or friend. And while being able to assist a loved one in their time of need can be incredibly fulfilling, it can also be very demanding and tiring work. Click here to see more.
September 3, 2008 – Spa Gregorie’s 10th Anniversary SPA GREGORIE’S TURNS 10! NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Spa Gregorie’s invites the community to join as it celebrates a decade of being Orange County’s premier day spa. Click here to see more.
July 9, 2008 – Spa Gregorie’s Manager Wins Award SPA GREGORIE’S CUSTOMER SERVICE MANAGER RECEIVES SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARD NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – The Newport Beach Conference and Visitors Bureau annually recognizes individuals who display outstanding merit in the service industry with its Rosalind Williams Service Excellence Award. Click here to see more.
June 17, 2008 – Spa Gregorie’s Goes Green AT SPA GREGORIE’S -IT’S EASY BEING GREEN NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Being green has always been a priority for Spa Gregorie’s, and with an ongoing focus on environmental issues the Spa continues to focus on its own efforts and also helps others with tips for going green. Click here to see more.
May 22, 2008 – Ways to Save at the Spa SPA GREGORIE’S OFFERS STRESS-FREE WAYS TO SAVE AT THE SPA NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – With everything from gas to grocery prices on the rise, spa-goers are no doubt looking for ways to get the most bang for their buck. So, how about stretching your dollar with a broad variety of de-stressing and relaxing treatments at Spa Gregorie’s? Click here to see more.
May 9, 2008 – Spa Gregorie’s Wins Humanitarian Award In recognition of their unwavering commitment to philanthropy, Spa Gregorie’s will be presented with the Women’s Cancer Research Foundation’s 2008 “Humanitarian Award.” NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – On Friday, May 9, the Women’s Cancer Research Foundation (WCRF) honored Spa Gregorie’s with its 2008 Humanitarian Award for the Spa’s continual work in the community at its Annual “Faces of Courage” benefit brunch. Click here to see more.
April 7, 2008 – Mom’ination Contest COX COMMUNICATIONS AND SPA GREGORIE’S HOST MOM’INATION CONTEST TO HONOR OC MOMS NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – Being a mom is arguably the toughest job in the world. While the rewards of motherhood certainly outweigh the daily challenges and inconveniences, no one deserves a day off and a pat on the back more than moms. In honor of Mother’s Day, Cox Communications and Spa Gregorie’s are joining forces to thank hardworking moms with the quintessential reward – a stress-free day at the spa. Click here to see more.
March 31, 2008 – Fassage Treatment Launch SPA GREGORIE’S INTRODUCES THE ULTIMATE SPA EXPERIENCE WITH ‘FASSAGE’ NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Spa Gregorie’s is proud to announce the introduction of Fassage to its line-up of relaxing, beautifying treatments. Fassage is the ultimate in Spa experiences, combining both massage and facial in a single Spa appointment. Click here to see more.
February 25, 2008 – Clearing the Clutter: A Seminar SPA GREGORIE’S CONTINUES THE PURSUIT OF WELLNESS WITH THE RETURN OF POPULAR SEMINAR, CLEARING THE CLUTTER, PART OF THE SPA’S WELLNESS ROCKS! PROGRAM NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – With an ongoing focus on whole-body harmony and health Spa Gregorie’s proudly announces the return of a favorite spa seminar, Clearing the Clutter. Click here to see more.
January 25, 2008 – Pampered Princess Parties SPA GREGORIE’S TAKES CELEBRATION TO A MAJESTIC LEVEL WITH PAMPERED PRINCESS PARTIES RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – To her loved ones, every young lady is royalty. In that spirit, Spa Gregorie’s announces its latest spa offering with Pampered Princess Parties. Click here to see more.
January 8, 2008 – Beyond Botox Facial Launch Straight from the Lab and into the Spa – Spa Gregorie’s and B. Kamins, Chemist Launch the Beyond Botox Facial NEWPORT BEACH and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. – While many Hollywood beauties may have Botox to thank for their wrinkle-free complexions, in reality less than two percent of Americans have resorted to the needle. Click here to see more.
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Happenings Nature’s Remedy Hot Stones Massages Offer Deep Relaxation OC fashionista: Bronzed beauties ISPA To Recognize Angela Cortright as 2011 Dedicated Contributor Solid Polish Facts About Body Wraps Management Workshop The Treatment Truth: Skintervention at Spa Gregorie’s Spa Gregorie’s Day Spas & Salons Offer Guests a Skintervention With a Monthly Facial Club OCMetro Green Team The Great Nail Debate Spring Cleaning: San Diego Spa Facials March Spa and Supplier Awards and Recognition Latest spa treatments: Lose weight, improve your skin Spa Gregorie’s Owner Selected to Receive Honor Skin Care Drives 4% U.S. Prestige Beauty Growth With Exclusive Commentary About How Spas Should Stake Their Retail Claim Around North County Spa Gregorie’s Ultimate Facial
The Great Face Lifter Blind Date – Making Love – A Magazine’s Attempt to Formulate Romance Orange County’s Best Options for Head-To-Toe Indulgence The Big Chill Fassage Wrapping Up For The Holidays O.C. Bargainista: Don’t panic, Christmas deals are still to be had Gettin’ Made: Knit One, Cure Too This Weekend Shop Here: Top Ten San Diego Malls
San Diego’s Spa & Resort Guide Holiday Gift Guide San Diego’s Most Stressed Out The Miracle Health and Beauty Secret Combat Stress With Massage Benefits of Vitamin C on the Skin Ten Ways to Say “Thank You” to Dad Ten Ways to Say “Thank You” to Mom 5 Ways to Travel Green Chocolate: The New Superfood Affirmations
Press Releases 2013
Spa Gregorie’s Intvites Women of All Ages to Join Us for Women are Wonderful: In Full Bloom Southern California’s Leading Day Spa Celebrates 15 Years in Business with New Rancho Santa Margarita Location “Greet the Day” Celebrates 10th Anniversary with San Diego Expansion, Serves Local Cancer Community Through Oncology Massage Program
Southern California’s Premier Day Spa Presents the Ultimate Facial Fitness Club with “SKINCREDIBLE” Southern California’s Premier Day Spa Honored for Excellence in Green Business Practices Enterprising Woman Magazine To Honor Angela Cortright at Awards Gala in Boca Raton
Knit-a-Thon 2009 Race for the Cure Fundraiser Del Mar Announcement About Face Facial Launch UItimate Shrink Wrap Forever Young Anti-Aging Festival Modesty Concerns Mom’ination Winners Father’s Day Packages Women are Wonderful Festival! Mother’s Day Gift Guide Employ”ease” Time-out Package Mom’ination Contest Women are Wonderful Festival! Microdermabrasion Signature Line Launch Wellness Rocks!
Caregiver’s Contest Spa Gregorie’s 10th Anniversary Spa Gregorie’s Manager Wins Award Spa Gregorie’s Goes Green Ways to Save at the Spa Spa Gregorie’s Wins Humanitarian Award Mom’ination Contest Fassage Treatment Launch Clearing the Clutter: A Seminar Pampered Princess Parties Beyond Botox Facial Launch