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A thrift-seeker's guide to massages and manicures

The stress of Hong Kong means you need some relaxation, but the big hotel spas charge like wounded bulls for a simple massage. So where to get a decent kneading at a decent price?

Monday, 29 April, 2013, 3:35pm

Beauty Fix

ZenNa Tai, available at The Oriental Spa at the Landmark Mandarin Oriental, is a healing method that considers physical, emotional and spiritual concerns in a holistic way. Holistic practitioner Dr Buathon Thienarrom assesses each of her patients individually, the goal being to clear both body and mind.

22 Feb 2013 - 3:05pm

Review: Leonor Greyl Hair Spa

After all the salt, sun and chlorine of summer, now is a good time to indulge in a hair-care treatment. Hair Spa Mon Reve at One Grand Tower in Mong Kok offers the Leonor Greyl treatment, customised for different hair types.

15 Oct 2012 - 3:48pm

Organic Pharmacy a kind way to rejuvenate skin

The Spa at Four Seasons Hong Kong has launched a series of treatments and products from London's organic skincare brand The Organic Pharmacy. Developed by the husband-and-wife team Margo and Francesco Marrone, the brand uses products made from pharmaceutical grade plants.

24 Aug 2012 - 12:16pm

When smoke gets in your thighs

It's known by different names throughout the world - chai-yok in Korea, ratus in Indonesia, ganggang in Malaysia, bajos among Mayan healers and Venus smoke in North America.

24 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Polynesian Spa Ritual

Chuan Spa is the city's go-to destination for luxury pampering based on traditional Chinese medicine, but this summer it has launched a treatment with a South Pacific islands theme.

The Polynesian Spa Ritual was developed by Thalgo, the French brand famed for its high-end line of products developed from marine plants and algae.

20 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

This week: facial scrubs (over HK$200)

Scrub off dead skin - and the worries of the day - to keep your face fresh and glowing this summer.

Apivita Face Exfoliating Gel Gentle Cleansing With Apricot & Honey (HK$200/ 75ml)

8 Jul 2012 - 12:00am