Organic Spa Blog

Urban Herb Garden at The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles

Up on the roof of   The Ritz-Carlton Spa  is a plethora of organic, succulent summer fruit and flowering herbs inspired by the abundance of produce bursting into bloom in Southern California. The new “Garden-to-Glamorous” spa

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Soy Wax Candles Inspired by the Sea

As a Manhattanite I cherish my summer getaways to Long Island or the Jersey shore. One way to extend my weekends is through the ocean-inspired soy wax candles by Linnea’s Lights. I discovered them

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3 Health Club Trends for Summer Shape-ups

Health club membership is surging because gyms are increasingly adopting unconventional programs to bolster their membership base and better motivate the marketplace to get fit, trim and healthy.  Three new trends we’ve seen recently

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Why Go Green?

It is important to think about the big picture and make an effort to understand the impact our lifestyle choices make, not only on our bodies, but on our planet.

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Wild Foraging and Gleaning For the Greater Good

As locavorian, sustainable eating goes, how about giving wild foraging a go?

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Warm Mist Humidifier vs. Cold-Mist Humidifier

Most Americans drag their own version out of the medicine closet only when they’re stuffy and sneezy, but research shows that some humidifiers may actually help kill the flu virus, in addition to moisturizing

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Socially Conscious Sunglasses

At the beginning of summer I had bought TOMS ballet flats since I love the company’s One for One philosophy. The concept is simple yet powerful: when you buy a pair of shoes it’s

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Sustainable Seafood from Costabaja, Mexico

On the turquoise Sea of Cortez, at the 5-star Costa Baja oceanfront resort, Chef Rosendo Rendón has the enviable pleasure of choosing his seafood courses between 4-5 every morning when local fisherman sell their

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The Truth About Mineral Makeup

Experts say you can sleep with it, sweat with it, and it offers benefits to the skin. It is lightweight and won’t clog pores–great for summer!–and, if applied properly, won’t exaggerate lines and wrinkles. Mineral

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An Organic Beauty Treat!

May Lindstrom, eco-beauty & OSM cover model is our kind of woman: brainy & beautiful. Enjoy this candid interview with May, where she talks life, motherhood and beauty, and gives us the inside scoop on healthy organic skincare

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