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This summer I'll be 40. Wrinkles and fine lines know their way around my face like a road map. I wish what I know now about anti-aging, I knew 20 years ago so that I could take better care of my skin. However, since I can't literally turn back Read more

Beauty Benefits of Lime

It may sound silly, but even though I don't drink, those Corona commercials snag my attention every time. Sounds of the ocean, the sense of relaxation and the refreshing lime placed perfectly in the bottle neck. It's that lime that calls out to me saying, "Let me quench your Read more

Gail Lewis - SUPER Model

If you've read the bios of the A Girl's Gotta Spa! editors, you may stumble across the fact that Gail Lewis is a model. I don't mean model being kind, like Gail is attractive, I mean model like fierce, confident and in-demand. And of course, as in actually having Read more

#BeautyInspiration Twitter Party April 16th #shop

 Image credit: Hairspray & High Heels We have major love here at A Girl's Gotta Spa! for makeup. From makeup trends to makeup tips, when to spend and when to splurge, as well as the latest products for each season, you can count on us to bring that info to you. Read more

Spa Week 2014 A Girl's Gotta Spa! and Giveaway

It's that time of year again when spas lower their prices on some of their spa treatments, otherwise known as Spa Week! From April 21–27th, spas, fitness facilities and wellness centers across the country will be offering $50 spa treatments, including a few spas that we've reviewed like The French Read more

Mom: Get Glamorous Contest Ends May 26th!

mom_get_glamorousWe’re coming to a close on our Mom: Get Glamorous contest–have you submitted a mom you know that is deserving of the $2276 worth of beauty and fashion products? This mom can be anyone–yourself, your best friend, a family member…as long as she is a mom and you know that she really needs some pampering.

You can see the complete list of prizes here.

You can view contest rules, how to submit your nomination, as well as, the guest judges for this contest here.

Spread the word–contest ends May 26th at midnight!

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Holy Mud Complimentary Mask Treatment at Fred Segal

holy_mud_companyThis Saturday (May 23) The Holy Mud Company is offering a complimentary mask treatment at Fred Segal in Santa Monica. From 1pm-5pm stop by the beauty store on 500 Broadway and treat yourself. And why not bring a friend, everyone loves something free after all.

For more information, you can call Fred Segal at 310-394-8509.

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$10 Off Renee Rouleau Triple Berry Smoothing Peel

triple-berry-smoothing-peelExfoliation is a key part of a proper skin care routine to keep skin soft, smooth and clear. Renée Rouleau has formulated an invigorating peel with a blend of powerful antioxidant-rich berries and five skin smoothing AHA and BHA acids that help to stimulate renewal and improve texture while refining the appearance of large pores. Layer by layer, her new Triple Berry Smoothing Peel will peel away dullness to reveal younger-looking skin that has literally been resurfaced.

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Summer Nail Trend: Nude Nails

china_glaze_nude_polishWith summer just around the corner, more and more Hollywood starlets are being spotted with the hottest trend in footwear: Nude heels! It’s no secret that if you’re able to choose a shade that’s close to your own skin tone, the heels will elongate your legs, creating a sexy and lengthened silhouette! Interestingly, this trend isn’t just limited to feet, but is great for complementing the hands as well! What complements a set of nude heels better than a set of nude hands? To match these nude heels, nude nail polishes are creating a perfect complement and illusion of long, sexy, and elegant hands!

China Glaze offers up a great selection of nude polishes that can complement any skin tone. Some favorites include:

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