Balance Spa Blog

The Unseen Skin Threat Lurking in the Urban Jungle

Lurking deep within the urban jungle is an insidious fiend. It preys on all; unwavering in its silent attack and constant assail against our very being. This threat lurks everywhere and impacts us equally regardless of income, education, or other social determinants. No one is immune to it and no one can really escape its [...]

By | 2017-12-03T17:43:56+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Skin|

BioActive Peel by Dermalogica

Dermalogica BioActive™Peel vs Chemical Peel Remember the episode from Sex In The City when Samantha had a peel and looked liked a tomato for days after? The BioActive Peel is NOT that kind of peel! Most of us are under the impression that a chemical peel involves pain, redness and obnoxious amounts of skin peeling. [...]

By | 2017-12-03T17:43:57+00:00 February 26th, 2016|Face, Skin|

Cellulite Treatment Options Without the Big Promises

Despite the extravagant promises we see in advertisements, we all know there is no magical cellulite treatment that will remove your cellulite for good in one easy, affordable session. If only that were the case! As women, I think we’ve all experienced the disillusionment after trying a new cellulite treatment or product and not seeing [...]

By | 2017-12-03T17:43:57+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Body Care|

Reflexology: Deconstructed

As a massage therapist also practicing reflexology, I am frequently asked how it works. In this blog, I will try explain my understanding of reflexology based on the information I’ve absorbed through education, training, experience and reading. Remember I am not a medical doctor; I do not diagnose, treat or prescribe! Life Energy To understand [...]

By | 2017-12-03T17:43:57+00:00 November 18th, 2015|Massage|

Best Massage For A Stronger Immune System

Who would have thought there is even a “best massage” when it comes to strengthening your immune system? There is! By using natural immune boosting products like castor oil and essential oils, your immune system can truly be strengthened. Immuno Massage Procedure During the Immuno Massage, you request the type/style of massage you would like [...]

By | 2017-12-03T17:43:57+00:00 November 3rd, 2015|Massage|