Like A Dental Cleaning For Your Face…The Facial

Safe Pore Purging Like a deeper dental cleaning…but far, far more pleasant. If your daily skincare regimen is like brushing your teeth (ok, with those awesome actives, it’s more than just basic hygiene)…a facial is like the deeper cleaning you get at the dentist’s. A clinically-sound facial gives your skin the deeper cleaning that it …

I “Dew”: Julie’s (Hypoallergenic!) Bridal Beauty Success Story

“Most bridal magazines say that wedding planning should include a skin regimen. My very first facial was at the VMV boutique in New York City. Holly, my VMV esthetician, was just amazing! I knew my skin was in great hands. After my 6-month wedding bliss facial package, I couldn’t be any happier! From experience, VMV …

VMV Hypoallergenics: The Superman of Skincare

  By Emma Werner The Fashion HotBox in New York City | Jul 11, 2016 I recently had an amazing spa experience with VMV Hypoallergenics, a skincare company that prides themselves on being the “safest, most proven effective care on the planet,” and it certainly holds up to that mantra. They specialize in sensitive skin and have …

3 Reasons Why A Facial Makes You A Better Person

Can Something So Delicious Be Good For You? If you break down what really goes on during a facial, the answer is a resounding, YES! We normally think of spas as pure indulgence…which sounds wonderful but also like a waste of time. Relaxation is down time, but it is anything but a waste of time. Downtime is …

Age LESS: Six Things To Do Now To Stay Younger, Longer

There are many things we can do that are proven to keep us younger, longer — not just looking it but physically being it. Simple steps, sans needles or “miracles.” Skeptical about how much anything you do can affect your biology? New studies are showing that our actions can influence our genes so much as …

Underneath It All…Is Great Skin!

Underneath it all… under the great fashion, the great makeup, the great selfie, is… GREAT SKIN. Hemlines may rise and fall but “naked,” glowing skin is a staple. That’s the thing about beautiful, healthy skin: far more than the little black dress, it is 100% seasonless. We’d say it’s the new black…but great skin precedes — and supersedes — any …

4 Reasons You Need Spa Hour

A spa hour can seem inessential when compared to other big wellness tips — more of a splurge than a legitimately healthy thing to do. But make no mistake: this bliss can do so much for you. It turns out that a spa hour a month (or a week) might be one of the most efficient things you can do for your overall health in terms of both the number of proven benefits and the importance of those benefits.