Posts Tagged ‘massage’

Are you stressed out? 10 Secret Stressors Revealed

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Feeling frazzled?  Did you ever think that Facebook or Celebrity Gossip would be adding to your stress?

We all visit the spa because, lets face it, life is stressful!  However, sometimes we are stressed and we just don’t know quite why.  If you can’t put your finger on the cause, consider these 10 secret stressors uncovered by @womansday.

Maybe it’s celebrity gossip?  “Experts have always warned that celebrity ogling may come at a cost to your happiness and stress levels. “Comparing yourself to celebrities and movie stars is difficult at best,” says Dr. Durré. “They have personal trainers, beauticians, housekeepers, maids, butlers, gardeners, chauffeurs, nannies and cooks.” Instead of fixating on such lifestyles, “accept yourself for who and what you are,” she adds.”

Want to know more?  To read the full article….click here

Spa Spotlight: Rituals Spa and Medical Aesthetic Center

Monday, February 7th, 2011

Looking for the best spa in your city? Want to know what goes on behind-the-scenes while you’re getting a facial or massage? Ever wonder what it takes to actually own a spa? We got you covered.

“Spa Spotlight” is a new, weekly initiative we’re embarking on to highlight spas around the United States. We’re going to feature spas in major cities like New York and Atlanta, and smaller cities like Guilford, Connecticut.

In fact, the first spa we’re highlighting is located in Guilford, CT!


Rituals Spa and Medical Aesthetic Center staff

Rituals Spa and Medical Aesthetic Center
Location: 4 Water St., Guilford, CT 06437
Phone: (203) 458-7727
Website: http://www.rituals-spa.com

Rituals Spa and Medical Aesthetic Center is a full-service day and med spa that offers a variety of treatments. From anti-stress, deep therapeutic, and sports massages to acne removal and botox treatments, they do it all.

Want your teeth whitened? They can do it for you. In desperate need of a mani pedi? They can do that for you too.

Their staff includes a doctor who is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, two aesthetic nurse specialists, and several massage therapists, nail technicians, and make-up artists.

Do you want us to feature your favorite spa?

Send an e-mail to flexflop@gmail.com with the subject “Spa Spotlight” and tell us the name and location of it.