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High Quality Massage and Beauty Treatments in San Jose California

Beauty,Wellness 30 January 2016 | Comments Off on High Quality Massage and Beauty Treatments in San Jose California

Your search for good quality massage and beauty treatments in San Jose is over: trust Violet Johnson PhD, owner of Violet J Spa with all your beauty and well-being needs. Violet Johnson is a specialist in multi-ethnic skin care and …

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The Amazing Health Benefits of Massage

Blogs,Spa,Wellness 18 December 2015 | Comments Off on The Amazing Health Benefits of Massage

What do you think when someone mentions “massage”? Relaxation? Pampering?

Massage therapy is so much more than an aid to relaxation. Let’s find out how massage can benefit  your overall health.
Massage is the manipulation of the skin and its …

San Jose Day Spa Comforts Cancer Patients

Blogs,Spa,Uncategorized,Wellness 11 May 2011 | Comments Off on San Jose Day Spa Comforts Cancer Patients

Here at the spa, we think that cancer patients deserve some special TLC. As many of you have heard, on March 6, 2011, we held our first Cancer Comfort Day. Our goal was to de-stress and pamper our cancer patient guests. With the help of our generous neighbors here in Willow Glen, we were able to achieve this.

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Spring Cleaning Your House & Health

Blogs,Spa,Wellness 6 April 2011 | Comments Off on Spring Cleaning Your House & Health

Spring is a time of renewal. What things do you change or start when the days start getting longer? Most of us are getting ready, if you haven’t already done so, to start the big Spring Clean! Cleaning our homes from the buildup of fall and winter is important, but did you know that you could be “Spring Cleaning” your health too?

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Love a lot, laugh often and live longer

Blogs,Wellness 14 February 2011 | Comments Off on Love a lot, laugh often and live longer

Love is a magical thing. We know that love feels good. We know it can bring butterflies to our stomachs, make us stumble over our words and keep a smile stretched across our faces. But love is actually good for your health. It can boost your immune system, lower your blood pressure and even boost your metabolic rate!

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Massage

Blogs,Spa,Wellness 26 January 2011 | Comments Off on Massage

We’ve all heard of the benefits of a great massage, but how often are you actually treating yourself to one? I have loved massages long before I started working in the spa industry. I was fortunate enough to have parents who both worked as health care practitioners and thoroughly embraced herbology, meditation and massage.

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Happiness

Blogs,Spa,Wellness 12 January 2011 | Comments Off on Happiness

I had the luxury of being home with a minor cold. I turned on the fireplace, cooked my favorite English breakfast--smoked bacon, mushrooms, tomatoes with a couple fried plantains on the side. With this, I could already feel the happiness surrounding me. I started a pot of ginger tea, made with fresh ginger roots, pounded and boiled-- so aromatic! With a touch of honey, it does wonders for nausea. (It’s a must try if you are pregnant!) I popped an Il Divo disc in the player and then sunk into a warm, lavender essential oil bath.

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Why does aromatherapy work?

Blogs,Spa,Wellness 17 June 2010 | Comments Off on Why does aromatherapy work?

Aromatherapy is not simply about pleasant smells; the use of essential oils heighten the therapeutic value of virtually every treatment.

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Massage–more than a luxury?

Blogs,Spa 10 April 2010 | Comments Off on Massage–more than a luxury?

In today’s economy, clients are sometimes wondering whether to continue their regular program of spa treatments. My advice, not only as a spa therapist but a non-practicing registered nurse/ midwife and a PhD in public health is–Yes! Yes! Yes! Self

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Spa Retreat

Blogs,Spa 22 March 2010 | Comments Off on Spa Retreat

A  spa retreat at any time is not about pampering its about putting self first in today’s society we are constantly taking care of others  but to give any care of quality,  we have to give from a  well that

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