A Girl’s Gotta Spa!(sm) was listed as a favorite blog in Nailpro Magazine.

Shannon was interviewed in Finland’s hottest beauty and fashion magazine, Trendi

A Girl’s Gotta Spa!(sm) was mentioned in On Makeup Magazine.

Shannon was listed among 101Women Bloggers to Watch This Fall by WE Magazine.



Named one of the 10 Best Beauty Blogs by All Women Stalk (April 2009)




Woman’s World April 2009
Shannon featured on Glamour Magazine’s beauty blog, May 2009

agirlsgottaspa_travel_girl_magazine Shannon names her favorite spa in Travel Girl Magazine, March 2009

Shannon named L’Oreal Feria one of her favorites in Woman’s World Magazine, July 2009



The Times Tribune FTC Blogging Shannon Nelson

FTC disclosure article published in the Times Tribune (local Scranton, PA newspaper). November 2009

americanspa_twitterTwitter business article published in American Spa Magazine. December 2009

Beauty Store Business Magazine July 2010 “Working the Blogosphere.”

Beauty Wired January 2011:Girl Talk with Beauty Blogger, Shannon Nelson.”

NYLON Korea February 2011: Best Beauty Blog

April 2011: Revlon’s video: What’s Your Power Color

SHAPE Magazine 2011: Shannon of A Girl’s Gotta Spa!

SHAPE Magazine 2011: Best Beauty Blogger Awards

GCI Magazine 2011: Using Social Media to Enhance Face -to-Face Encounters

RetailMeNot 2012: What a Mom Wants

LearnVest 2012: 10 Ways to Make Beauty Products Last

Circle of Moms 2013: Top 25 Beauty Blogs (listed in the top 3 of most influential)

Spry Living 2013 (print and online): Making Over Mom

POPSUGAR 2013: Skincare Made Simple

POPSUGAR 2013: Bridal Emergency Beauty

POPSUGAR 2013: Summer Lovin’ for Your Skin

NewBeauty 2013: Beauty Blogger Essentials

Good Housekeeping 2013: What to do if You Buy a Bogus Beauty Product Online

Good Housekeeping 2013: How to Find a True Beauty Bargain Online

RetailMeNot 2013: Helping Parents Save

SPA WEEK Daily 2013: Fall Must-Have Beauty Buys

Babble Beauty 2013: 25 Beauty Steals You Should Buy Now

Babble Beauty 2013: 21 Amazing Face Masks Loved By Beauty Bloggers

Pierce Mattie Communications 2013: How to Deal With Beauty Lists

Babble Beauty 2014: 20 Beauty Bloggers’ Faves

Babble Beauty 2014: 21 Amazing Manicure and Pedicure Color Combos For Spring

iVillage 2014How Vaseline Can Help You Get Pro-Quality Hair Color at Home & Other Ingenious Tips

Babble Beauty 201420 Must-Have Spring Beauty Picks from Top Bloggers

Beauty High 2014: What To Do When Your Favorite Makeup Has Been Discontinued

Babble Beauty 2014: Beauty Bloggers Best Summer Beauty Tips