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…

Strictly speaking there are few rules when you go the spa, although in reality there is a level of decorum that all spa-goers and therapists expect of each other. So to make it easy for you and avoid any possible Faux pas we spell out what you really should try not to do here. Don’t…

Pioneered in Japan, Snails have been crawling across the foreheads of Asia’s top spa clientele for some time now, supposedly smoothing out wrinkles as they go. Tempted? Its Sounds pretty awful, but maybe that’s just us being a bit too conservative or a bit too British. After all, snail mucus was used medicinally as far…

You don’t have to spend a fortune on someone to make your Valentine feel truly special and adored. A romantic gesture is all it takes to show how much you care. The best approach is to give something that is personal, unique and shows that you have spent some time thinking about the special person…

So the weather forecasters predict that we are heading for a cold snap, with freezing cold temperatures and possibly some snow. Here are some tips on how to look after your skin and hair and when the weather turns positively Arctic… The main problems are the cold air, which holds less moisture than warm air,…

We love The Baglioni Spa, it has a romantic, elegant and boutique feel to it and is situated in the heart of London opposite Hyde Park with an enchanting view of Kensington Gardens and Palace. Its also located close to the fabulous shopping areas of Knightsbridge and High Street Kensington and so is ideally positioned…

This year why not get into some good habits that will help keep you looking your best throughout 2016? Here are our top 10 New Year’s beauty resolutions. Give your skin a fresh start – Start the year as you mean to go on and book a facial at your favourite salon. Ideally you should plan…