Top Spa Treatments to Prepare you for a Summer Holiday There’s nothing better than a relaxing spa treatment to get you in the mood for that long awaited summer vacation. Whether you want to look good on the beach or simply need to prepare yourself for some well-deserved relaxation and recreation, here are some of…

  As with most industries, spas and health centres are having to move with the times and the next year could see a few interesting developments that might surprise people. While a relaxing massage and a soothing facial have been seen as the staples of hotels and specialist clinics over the last couple of decades,…

There are many different types of spa that accept Lavish spa and beauty vouchers, many shrouded in terminology and spa-speak.  Here we de-mystify the forms of spa to help you choose just how to make the most of your gift. 1. Mobile Beauty A Mobile spa or Beauty Therapist delivers spa and beauty treatments to…

So a certain someone is celebrating a very big and impressive birthday this week. Queen Elizabeth 2 is celebrating her 90th Birthday, a fine age indeed. There is no doubt that the Queen probably already has everything she could possible want or need – so what birthday gifts would she wish for? But just what…

So this week Marie Clare reports that Gywneth Paltrow indulges in a spot of Apitherapy in the name of beauty. To the uninitiated amongst us this means basically letting bees sting her on the face. Why we ask? Well apparently although highly painful it can help reduce inflammation and scarring. Hmm? You can read the…

It’s Easter time and the supermarkets at are packed full of chocolate products. Here at Lavish we have been looking into when chocolate is good for beauty. If chocolate is your weakness, indulging in an ounce of the good stuff (dark with 70 percent or more cocoa content) each day is not only a delicious…

We are very excited to welcome you to the new website which launched this week! We think you will agree that it’s a huge improvement on the old one. We have tried to make the site more simple and easier to use and have introduced many more opportunities to showcase your spa or salon. Your…

Did you know that tea is the UK’s favourite tipple? It’s so engrained in our day to day lives that drinking tea is pretty much an integral part of our routine. The practice of drinking tea has experienced quite a transformation. Introduced originally in the 17th Century to the London Coffee Houses, tea was once a luxury…

Now that the weather is getting warm and sunny its a good time to get glowing and refresh your skin care routine, preparing it for sun, humidity and time spent outdoors. Exfoliate. First of all you need to exfoliate away all the dead skin cells that have built up over the colder months and remove…