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Great Stretches for lower back pain

If you haven’t had a bout of back pain yet, count yourself lucky… and prepare yourself to join the ranks. It’s estimated that 80 percent of the adult population will experience back pain at some point in their lives. While there’s nothing like a massage to relieve back pain, here are some stretches that can […]

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I’m dehydrated but my skin is oily… what’s up?

Dehydrated vs. Oily Skin 101 “If it’s so dry out, why does my skin feel so oily?!” Oil in balanced amounts prevents aging by lubricating our skin and protecting it against free radicals that cause aging and dehydration which causes wrinkles.  Healthy amounts of oil lock in hydration. However, when our skin gets “dehydrated” (lacking […]

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Sugar. Gluten. Paleo. Vegan. 3 expert Drs. debate!

Sugar. Gluten. Paleo. Vegan. Words that can cause confusion and arouse passions that dwarf political debates. Listen in on a FASCINATING discussion by 3 of the leading Dr.s on the merits and demerits of these dietary convictions. Bonus: they discuss COFFEE too!!! Check it out:  https://www.mindbodygreen.com/revitalize/video-library/sugar-gluten-paleo-vegan-3-doctors-debate-the-best-way-to-eat

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Cranberry Bread Recipe

This cranberry bread is a holiday favorite that one of our massage therapists has made for years! We thought we’d share the yummy recipe with you. It makes a delicious New Year’s Day breakfast item! Follow the recipe below and enjoy! Cranberry Fruit Nut Bread Recipe   Ingredients 1 cup cranberries, either fresh or frozen, […]

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Find Balance this Holiday Season!

The temptations to eat all the yummy holiday foods around this time of year can be overwhelming. But what we say is – it’s all about balance! So don’t be afraid to indulge in some delicious Christmas cookies, but make sure your balancing that out with some healthy eats too! Another thing that can help […]

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Slow Cooker Winter Vegetable Soup

This winter weather that we’ve been having in SoCal calls for some hearty comfort food, and we thought that this recipe from A Beautiful Plate was wonderful! This slow cooker winter vegetable soup is perfect to warm you up on a cold day. Click here to check out the full recipe!

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6 Unique Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

We loved this list from Forbes that gave 6 unique ways to reduce holiday stress. Not just your typical “take some time to exercise” but things that are specific to this time of year that can really be beneficial to improving your stress levels during this stressful time of year. Take time to breathe. Make […]

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Our Holiday Gift Guide is here!

We’ve got all our favorite gift ideas for your favorite people all in one place! We thought we’d round up some of our favorite products that would make great holiday gifts this season! And they’re all available at the spa. That’s right… you can get a massage and do your holiday shopping all at one place. […]

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Good Vibes Only

We’re approaching a time of year that is super stressful for a lot of people, so sometimes we need a little reminder to keep our heads up. Do you need some recommendations on how to combat stress in your life? We loved taking this quick quiz to evaluate the stress in our life and get […]

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