Skin Care for Dry Skin

Dry skin often shows up as rough, red, and itchy patches in places of the body that show — arms, hands, lower legs, ankles. It’s also common on the soles of the feet, the thighs, and the abdomen. Making a few adjustments to your daily skin care routine often helps. No matter what the cause, [...]

Win a Happy Spa Hour treatment!

Only 4 Days Left to Win a Happy Spa Hour treatment! In case any of you missed the announcement earlier, we are giving away a free Happy Spa Hour treatment to one lucky person who registers by October 31st for the October “Spa Sweepstakes” with 6 treatments to choose from. So QUICK, go run and [...]

Basque Chicken

Here is a very simple recipe for Basque chicken. It is perfect to fix when you have fresh bell peppers on hand. It makes a lot of wonderful sauce, so try serving it over rice. Or, even more simply, it can be served with a crusty loaf of fresh French bread. The Basque Region This recipe [...]

It’s Pumpkin Time!

Did you know that pumpkin… Contains the highest content of naturally occurring Vitamin A, Salicylic Acid and Beta Carotene over any other fruit. is often referred to as “nature’s natural collagen”. naturally protects your skin from ultra violet rays due to high zinc content. helps remove toxins that are stuck deep in pores and neutralize [...]

Skin Care for Mature Skin

You may have been noticing the signs for a while: increased roughness, wrinkling, irregular pigmentation (coloration) or inelasticity. These are all normal changes in our skin as we age.You may have enlarged sebaceous (oil) glands. Sometimes, precancerous and cancerous lesions can occur with aged and photoaged skin. Sunscreens and sun protection are important to prevent further [...]

The Feeling Every Body Wants…….

Become a Balensi Spa Member and enjoy all of the following monthly benefits: Massage, or Skin Facial every month. Family & Friend Sharing. Unused services rollover. Additional services at low membership rate. Retail discounts. Receive $15 for every friend who also becomes a Balensi Member Balensi Spa Membership Club Benefits Happy Spa Hour Now you can enjoy [...]

The Candida Cleanse Week 5

Candida Albicans is an opportunistic fungus (or form of yeast) that is the cause of many undesirable symptoms ranging from fatigue and weight gain, to joint pain and gas. Candida overgrowth can result from many different causes, but antibiotics and poor diet are the most common. The purpose of a Candida Cleanse is to reduce [...]

Quiche Lorraine Recipe

Bacon is popular in the cooking of Lorraine, as in this quiche Lorraine recipe. The inclusion of cheese is open to debate. No less of an authority than August Escoffier himself mentions that cheese is not included in the traditional quiche Lorraine recipe. However, I think most French home cooks include some these days. Once [...]

Safa Mud Theraphy Masque

Safa’s mud detoxifies, exfoliates, and nourishes the skin, leaving the skin feeling clean and smooth. The natural salts and minerals in the mud aid in the cell regeneration, which in turn helps to keep the skin at its optimum moisture level. The mud helps to enrich cells with oxygen, which results in elimination of toxins, [...]

Simple Tips That Can Save Your Skin! Part 2

1) Know All About Acne Why does acne happen primarily when you’re a teen? Puberty causes your body to make more hormones, which lead your body to make more sebum — an oil that comes from your pores. Too much sebum and dead skin cells can clog pores, trapping bacteria. The bacteria thrive in this [...]

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