British Beauty Brands Invasion

The British are coming! Or at least the positively addictive drama, Downton Abby, is coming to a PBS station near you on Jan. 6. And along with their tea, crumpets and spotted dick (what is that stuff anyway?), the U.K. has also brought a bevy of cult beauty faves along with them to spoil us stateside. […]

Beauty on a Budget: 7 Great Finds Under $7

I believe in splurging on high quality, beauty products – great skin is worth it! – but some products can be a little too steep for even the most die hard Spa Girl. Besides, great beauty products don’t need to be expensive –  they just need to work! Below are seven products that will give […]

Serious Hair Hydration: Moroccanoil Intense Hydrating Mask

I’ve recently embarked on an insane fitness challenge that has me taking one 60-minute spin class every for 60 days in a row. By day 15 of the challenge, my body felt amazing but my hair felt horrible. After having to wash and blow out my already dry hair once and sometimes twice a day, […]

Halloween Trend Spotting: Lip Tattoos

violent lips

Kick your Halloween costume up a notch with Violent Lip Tattoos. Pucker up, baby!  Halloween is upon us. It is a time to reinvent yourself, dress up, do your hair and makeup in interesting and unique ways and have a great time with friends and family. It wouldn’t be a holiday around Spa Girl headquarters […]

Dynamic Duos: Makeup Picks with SPF

WonderTwin powers activate in the form of makeup that conceals and protects! Save time and rev up your summer coverup routine with SPF-spiked hues and tints that fight off the damaging effects of the sun while enhancing your complexion. Eminence Organic Skin Care’s Tinted Moisturizer SPF 25 is a rich, antioxidant-rich formula that provides sheer […]

Please Hold! Spa Girls Picks for Best Hair Sprays

There’s nothing worse than spending hours poofing and primping your hair only to have your efforts fall flat the minute you head out the door. So what’s the fairest hair spray of them all? We put our heads together to come up with our tried-and-true faves. Here’s our hit list of best hair sprays. Moroccanoil […]

Deserted Island Must-have: Laura Geller Blush-n-Brighten Powder

Laura Geller Bronzer

Should I be stranded on a deserted island and should I have to choose one item to take with me, it would be a fully fueled and piloted jet to fly me the heck off said island. Or I suppose a volleyball would be a good second – I hear they make excellent companions when […]

Heaven Scent: Sugar Scrubs We Love

Seven heaven-sent sugar scrubs we love! And on the eighth day, sugar scrubs were created. Sweet, heavenly and loaded with hydrating ingredients, sugar body scrubs whisk away dead skin cells and leave skin with a dewy, illuminating glow. The beauty of quality scrubs is that the sugar gently lifts dead surface cells while a surge […]

California Baby Citronella Summer Blend: Sunscreen for the Sensitive Types

Today will officially be the hottest day of the year here in metro Phoenix. Yipee. For those of you who don’t live here, imagine shoving your face in front of an iron-hot oven. And then imagine trying to breath. Urgh. The only saving grace of living smack in the middle of the hottest spot in […]

The Heat is ON! Redken Duo Shield 07 Color Protecting Gel-Cream

redken duo shield 07 color protecting gel-cream

Hold on to your hair bows because this Spa Girl has discovered one of the most revolutionary hair products of the summer! Redken has taken color protection and styling gel to a new level with Redken duo shield 07 color protecting gel-cream. This multitasking product helps preserve color vibrancy while strengthening colored hair for a […]