All the latest spa treatments
The celebrities’ favourite
Discounts and giveaways
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W E L C O M E
Proud of our spa, and all that we have achieved here,
we are delighted to announce that the industry has
recognised our achievements once again. As three-
times winners of the annual British Beauty & Spa
Awards for Regional Salon of the Year (North-West &
Keep up with the latest news Scotland), and the Marketing Award, 2009 has seen
Zen Lifestyle reach the pinnacle of success by being
from Zen Lifestyle entered into the Beauty Industry Hall of Fame.
Come and visit for an award-winning treatment soon!
Welcome to the second issue of our
magazine. We’re delighted so many
of you have been asking about its
arrival! As ever there have been lots
of advancements at Zen Lifestyle
– Ellipse Hair Removal has been frEE ELEMiS TraVEL KiT
introduced at Teviot place, following Aware of the current climate, we wanted to give you something back to help
many years of success with this you save money and pamper at home. So, if you spend over £70 on Elemis
treatment at the Bruntsfield salon, as products, we’ll give you a complimentary Elemis Anti-Ageing Travel Kit (worth
well as Nouveau Eyelash Extensions, £39). Those who spend over £110 will receive a complimentary Elemis Anti-
Ageing Wrinkle Control Travel Kit (worth a whopping £71), while stocks last.
and 3 Week Manicures. ThE pErfECT gifT
After 2008’s success at the annual Available in denominations of £5, £10,
British Beauty & Spa Awards where we won UK Salon of The £20, £50 and £100, a Zen Lifestyle gift
Year, Regional Salon of The Year, Salon Retailer of the Year and voucher can be purchased online at Our prescribing Aesthetic
the Marketing Award, we were pleased to recently be awarded www.zen-lifestyledirect.com or from Practitioner Helena Collier
another three awards for 2009 – read all the details on the either salon by is now offering a brand new
following pages. phone. The lucky dermal filler – Teosyal – winner
This recognition couldn’t come at a better time as this year recipient can of the Best Product of the Year
then redeem award at the Aesthetic Awards
we’re celebrating Zen Lifestyle’s 10th birthday. I’m delighted to
at their leisure 2008/09. More cost-effective
say whilst I’ve been here 10 years, so have many of you, our
within a year from than others on the market, it
valued clients! As ever, Zen Lifestyle is all about wellbeing and purchase, adding makes non-surgical cosmetic
making you feel good about yourself. So sit back, sip one of
our luxury teas and enjoy the read.
to whatever TEaM bOnding... WiTh a diffErEnCE solutions accessible to all.
you give to buy As a spa, our whole aim is to help people relax, find peace of mind and
any product or
fiona fowley happiness. And our company fun day out certainly did that – though
treatment. It’s through perhaps slightly more unorthodox methods!
the perfect gift. Hiring a bus, we took the entire genteel team up to Tayside where they
Communikator were soon found tearing cross-country on quad bikes! A nail or two were
Please recycle then broken as the team headed downstream white-water rafting before a
www.communikator.com this magazine well-deserved dinner – accompanied by one or two drinks! It was a great
Products and/or treatments featured in this magazine have not day out and was enjoyed by everyone.
been endorsed by any of the celebrities or models pictured.
NeW! sUPer ProdUCt
o f f e r
The next-generation in age-reversal treatments
Zen Lifestyle now offers years, CoffeeBerry is the
free MUrAd GIft
CoffeeBerry treatments and ecologically-friendly patented WItH A fACIAL
products from Priori. The only skin lightening, brightening and We have the choice of a FREE
totally natural treatment that anti-ageing extract of the whole Save over £100 on Murad products Murad Vitamin-C Infusion Home
offers cosmeceutical results, coffee fruit, which has been Facial Kit (worth £52), or a Renewal
CoffeeBerry extract is the most clinically tested and proven, plus Home Facial Kit (worth £59) when
potent form of natural antioxidants pharmaceutically validated and If your skin is dry, dehydrated, making beautiful, healthy you book ANY Murad Facial at
of any fruit, vegetable or tea so medically endorsed! As such, devitalised or suffering from skin attainable for everyone,’ Zen Lifestyle.
far tested – it’s three times more CoffeeBerry can deliver superior too much sun, then you say Dr Murad. ‘A healthy There are five Murad facials to
potent than green tea! results, repairing sun damage, should be using leading complexion is a reflection choose from aimed at combating
Unlike traditional coffee bean reversing pigmented skin, and dermatologist Dr Murad’s of total wellness both inside dehydrated skin, environmental
extracts, which have been visually slowing down the signs anti-ageing range of skincare and out. This, in turn, creates damage, acne, sensitive skin, and
used in cosmetics for many of ageing. – if you’re not already. a healthy environment for anti-ageing. Book now at reception
Their unique and powerful the skin so that if problems or call us at either salon. Offer
peptide sequence has been do arise, they resolve more available only while stocks last.
created to send an instant easily. Furthermore, skincare
message to your complexion, can lead the way to overall
instructing it to behave like health. Take all the necessary
younger, healthy skin. As the steps to achieve healthy skin
Doctor himself says, it works – including the right products,
Zen Lifestyle is celebrating fiona like a ‘vaccine against ageing.’ the proper nutrients (from both
winning salon director of the food and supplements) and
Year! Page 12 has the full story… ‘As a dermatologist, positive lifestyle choices – and
pharmacist and researcher, over time, your whole body will
Eyes are said to be the first thing I have devoted my life to be healthier too.’
that most people notice when they
meet you for the first time. Why not
make the most of yours with some
lash extensions? Turn to page 20
While you’re here, why not upgrade your
treatment with one of our mini rituals? They
cost just £12, take only 10 minutes and can Not so long ago, Harper’s Bazaar
be added onto your treatment without pre- stated that Zen Lifestyle gave
booking. Go on, indulge yourself! ‘the Best Brazilian in scotland.’
l Soothing Hand Massage Why? Because we are pioneers
– a wonderfully calming treatment in using hot wax in conjunction
l Anti-Ageing Pro Collagen Hand Treatment with specialised oil. this means
– smooth away those revealing crinkles the wax grabs the hair not the
l De-Stress Pressure Point Scalp Massage skin, making it far less painful. It Turn the page to see some of the exciting
– feel the cares of the world slip away also removes much shorter hairs Murad and Elemis gift sets we have
l Tension Release Foot Massage leaving you smoother for longer! avaliable with huge savings...
– pure heaven for tired feet Come and find out for yourself.
for the charitably concerned…
g i f t s
Elemis Limited Edition Essential Beauty Secrets in aid
of Breast Cancer Care, £50 (saving £78)
for the spa
Four award-winning Elemis products in a stunning fuchsia devotee…
pink cosmetic bag. Elemis have pledged to give £10,000 Elemis Christmas Candles,
from this promotion to Breast Cancer Care £25
Pro-Collagen Lifting Treatment Neck for the difficult Limited edition scented
for the elixir
and Bust (15ml), Pro-Collagen Marine
Cream (30ml), Pro-Collagen to buy for… candles in luxury
Murad Holiday Platinum Collection, presentation boxes that
Oxygenating Night Cream (30ml), Murad Age Reform Essentials,
Papaya Enzyme Peel (15ml) £29.50 (saving £13) will soothe your senses
£63 (saving £36)
for the Choose from Cedarwood-Spa
Five must-have Murad products that will
impress even the most fussy friend
glamour girl… (£25), Daisy-Spa (£25) or Take control of your skin and
Amber-Spa (£25) signs of genetic ageing with
Elemis Limited Edition Perfect
Radiance Collection, £45 (saving £44) these technologically advanced
AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser (50ml), Perfecting Day
Cream SPF30 (15ml), Soothing Skin & Lip Care (15ml), products bursting with age-fighting
Hydrating Toner (15ml), Renewing Eye Cream (4ml) Help skin glow with radiance ingredients and antioxidants
Murad Age Reform Refreshing Cleanser
(50ml), Intensive Wrinkle Reducer (15ml),
Rehydrating Rosepetal Cleanser (200ml),
Perfecting Day Cream SPF30 (30ml)
Soothing Apricot Toner (200ml), Maximum
Moisture Day Cream (50ml), Maximum
Replenish Night Cream (20ml)
for the lover
for the body of romance…
Elemis Limited Edition Exotic
beautiful… Treats Collection, £25 (saving £6)
Elemis Limited Edition Spa Body
Give the gift of beauty Secrets Collection, £58 (saving £42) Thirsty skin is left replenished and
alluringly fragranced while the
An indulgent collection of scented candle sets the mood
luxurious spa-at-home bodycare for bath time
products to help you relax,
de-stress and unwind Exotic Island Flower Body Balm (125ml),
NEW Exotic Frangipani Monoi Bath &
Exotic Frangipani Monoi Moisture Melt Shower Cream (50ml), Travel Candle
for the (100ml), NEW Exotic Frangipani Monoi
for the party girl… beauty Bath & Shower Cream (200ml), Skin
Murad Goji Berry Body Set, £29.50 addict… Nourishing Milk Bath (400ml), Exotic Lime
& Ginger Salt Glow (150g)
Elemis Limited for the luxury
Newly avaliable is this delightful set featuring
the highly publicised antioxidant-packed Goji
Edition Skin jet-setter…
Perfection Elemis Travel Spa Candle Trio, £35
berries. Aimed at alleviating redness, flakiness Collection, £55
or overall dryness, common problems during (saving £54) Made with 100% natural oils this
the winter months
mini-trio can follow wherever
A clinically-proven tri-enzyme system that creates incredibly your travels take you
Purifying Goji Berry Body Wash (125ml), Nourishing
smooth, radiant and younger-looking skin
Goji Berry Body Cream (125ml)
Mini Spa (Cinnamon, Orange, Vanilla),
Tri-Enzyme Resurfacing Facial Wash (200ml), Pro-Collagen Marine Mini Daisy-Spa (Daisy, Banana, Freesia),
Cream (30ml), Tri-Enzyme Resurfacing Night Cream (15ml), Tri-Enzyme Mini Amber-Spa (Amber, Mandarin,
Resurfacing Gel Mask (15ml), Cleansing Mitt Vanilla)
For tHe luxury lover… For tHe youNg at Heart
Elemis Limited Edition Prestige Pro-Collagen Collection, £195 Murad Daily Resurfacing Duo, £63 (saving £73)
b e a u y
the next-generation in skincare, these
the ultimate advanced treatments will actually reverse the
anti-ageing signs of genetic ageing from the first application
proven products Intensive Wrinkle The latest technology stripped bare
Reducer for Eyes
Pro-Collagen Marine (15ml)
Pro-Collagen What is an Ellipse treatment? Hair itself contains pigment that
Oxygenating It’s a way of permanently reducing or absorbs the light, destroying any
Night Cream (50ml), Cellular Recovery Skin Bliss Capsules (60 caps), removing hair growth on any part of chance of further hair reproducing.
g i F t S
Absolute Eye Serum (15ml), Pro-Collagen Quartz Lift Mask (15ml), the body using a flash-lamp to emit
Pro-Collagen Eye Renewal (5ml), Pro-Collagen Hand & Nail Cream
short, safe bursts of light. How long does a treatment take?
It’s quicker than you might think!
The benefits? An upper lip will take around five
You’re left with smooth, hair-free skin, minutes, while a back or both legs
For tHe City Dweller… For tHe all day, every day. No shadowing, no will take from 60-120 minutes.
Murad Environmental Defense Kit, tiMe- PreCiouS MaN… ingrown hairs. No more emergency
g i F t S
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£25 (saving £9) shaving. You don’t even need to grow Everyone’s tolerance of pain is very
this protective barrier from murad, centered on hair inbetween treatments. Plus, you different, but as a rule most people
powerful Vitamin C antioxidants, aim to limit the simple, but effective save money as once the treatment is have described the sensation to that
damage the environment can have on skin finished, you’re hair-free for life! of a rubber band snapping onto the
Time for Men Ice-Cool Foaming Shave skin. Positively pleasant compared
Essential-C Cleanser (50ml), Essential-C Daily Renewal Gel (200ml), Time for Men Deep Cleanse
How does it work? to some other forms of hair removal!
Complex (15ml), Essential-C Eye Cream SPF15 (4ml), Facial Wash (50ml), Time for Men Daily
Essential-C Day Moisture SPF15 (30ml) Moisture Boost (20ml) The unique Ellipse system is an Independent clinical trails have
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) process, proven Ellipse to be both safe and
similiar to laser but more efficient. highly effective.
before after 3 treatments
For tHe MaN about towN… a skin patch test and
Elemis Limited Edition Total Men’s Grooming Collection, consultation costs £25
£45 (saving £45) (redeemable against any
course of treatments.) Prices
A power-packed collection of five products aimed for treatments start from as little
at achieving maximum results as £40 per session. Discounts
available for sessions paid in
Time for Men Ice-Cool Foaming Shave Gel (200ml), Time for Smooth, hairless Full-body Hair-free underarms advance. Save 5% on courses
Men Daily Moisture Boost (50ml), Time for Men Energising Skin legs like alexa confidence like like Sarah Jessica of three, 10% on courses of six,
Scrub (75ml), Time for Men Deep Cleanse Facial Wash (50ml), Chung’s 15% on courses of nine.
Nell Mcandrew Parker
Time for Men S.O.S. Survival Cream (20ml)
As we celebrate our 10 year awards galore
anniversary, we take a look at what Over the past 10 years we have
makes Zen Lifestyle so special collected the following awards
from both the British Beauty
& Spa Awards and the
Professional Beauty Awards…
2009 Hall of Fame for Marketing
and Best Scottish Salon;
Winner, UK Salon Director of
2008 UK Salon of the Year
of e xcellence
2008 Regional Salon of the Year
(North-West & Scotland)
2008 Salon Retailer of the Year
2008 Marketing Award
2004 Regional Salon of the Year
dedicated staff (North-West & Scotland)
open all hours
c e l e b r a t e
Our staff are among the best in
Well aware of the busy working weeks you all endure, we made 2004 Salon Retailer of the Year
the business – even if we do say
so ourselves! Without them we a decision to make your visits as flexible as possible. Opening as 2004 Best Beauty Salon
wouldn’t have won quite so many early as 8am means you can pop in before work, and our 10pm late (three rooms or less)
awards or opened our second something openings allow you to come after work – however late you get away!
2003 Best Beauty Salon
We’ll even send you a text reminder the day before. And, if you can’t
site at Teviot Place. We even from the bar? get there mid-week, we’re open Saturday and Sunday.
(three rooms or less)
have some, like Senior Therapist The whole purpose of our spa is to help 2003 Marketing Award
Katherine Ritchie, who have been you reach a zen-like state. Take time before,
with us since year one. 2003 UK Salon of the Year
during or after your treatment to relax with forward thinking 2003 Regional Salon of the Year
Among some of the most highly a freshly-ground cup of expresso, chilled At Zen we’ve always been leading the industry
trained in the business, our (North-West & Scotland)
mineral water or choose from our selection in terms of innovation... for example, turn the
therapists are always up-to- of soothing teas from TeaPig. Those who 2002 Marketing Award
clock back 10 years and an urban spa was an
date with the latest procedures need an extra bit of help can opt for a unknown concept. Since then we’ve continued
and techniques, with each and glass of wine or champagne – as long to research developments around the world
every staff member continually as it doesn’t inhibit your treatment. to bring the latest ground-breaking treatments
and products to the spa, ahead of others – we
were the first beauty salon in Scotland to offer
Mesotherapy, Priori and Murad treatments and
a Zen-like experience products, plus the first in Edinburgh to offer
Have you ever visited a spa to find your time there Ellipse Hair Removal.
less than relaxing; your hour appointment eaten
into with consultations, mindless chatter, and the
time it takes you to get dressed and undressed?
luxury surrounds time to prepare
At Zen, the focus is truly on you and giving you Instead of working on a strict hourly basis,
From the moment you enter Zen
the best experience possible. Perhaps this is why we make sure we leave a 15-minute gap
Lifestyle you are aware that no
we repeatedly get great feedback from you all on
the genial atmosphere of the spa and our ever-
no time wasted expense has been spared on the in-between each appointment to allow you
Whether you book in for a 30, 60 or 90 minute sumptuous décor. Solid wood time to prepare and repair at your leisure.
smiling, enthusiastic staff. Thank you! This may mean we get to see less people
treatment, that’s exactly what you get! Any fixtures, decadently cut-glass
consultations and preparation time will not be sparkling chandeliers, rich purple each day, but as the client, you come first.
carried out during your allotted treatment slot. walls, Egyptian cotton towels and
At Zen we like to make sure that you get ambient lighting – all of which make Turn the page to read an interview with Zen Lifestyle’s founder, Fiona Fowley…
exactly what you pay for. for a stylish experience.
on the internet or ask friends for any highlights from the
recommendations. Book in advance past 10 years at Zen?
i n t e r v i e w
to ensure you get an appointment
time that suits you. When booking, Winning Salon of the Year for the
the receptionist should be able to second time – the team were all
help you with any questions you so excited, I felt really proud of all
have relating to the treatments. As the girls and we all had such a fun
we offer a wide range of treatments night. I’ve also loved developing
at Zen Lifestyle we treat the first relationships with clients over the
phone call like a consultation, years; it’s very satisfying how many
getting as much information from keep coming back and that even
As Zen’s founder, passionate beauty expert Fiona the clients as possible so that now, 10 years on, 75% of our new
can prescribe the perfect treatment for any client we can advise the most suitable clients come from recommendation.
treatment for each individual.
and your own personal
as founder, what is your and before you set up how do you go about what if a client is not favourite treatments?
role at Zen lifestyle? Zen lifestyle? selecting a treatment happy with the results?
for a client? is there a I couldn’t live without my
My main role is to oversee the I’ve been in the beauty industry for consultation process? Prevention is better than cure, so 3 Week Manicure! DiamondTome
smooth running of both our salons, over 20 years now. Initially, I started we try to avoid situations like these Dermabrasion is also a favourite
although I don’t do this alone. With out by studying a two-year HND in Yes. The consultation process by having thorough consultations facial, then there’s Omnilux which
the help of our excellent managers, Beauty Therapy, and from there I begins as soon as the client with clients. This means that with not only provides a feeling of
fantastic Reception staff and spent a lot of time in Australia and contacts us at Reception. We also an agreed result in mind, the client wellbeing and relaxation, it also has
wonderful therapists, my job is both the Far East, working as a therapist offer complimentary skin and body knows what the outcome of the a lifting and hydrating effect on skin
enjoyable and that little bit easier. My and gaining additional qualifications consultations so the client receives treatments are. – great for a wee boost when tired!
business partner Kieran deals with – for example in Thai massage! a full understanding of the
finance, suppliers, marketing, the On my return to Edinburgh I set treatments and products we what if someone requests
website and online shop – and the up Zen Lifestyle at Bruntsfield offer, as well as getting a tailored a treatment that isn’t
dreaded paperwork! Place and somehow a decade programme to suit their needs. actually suited to them?
Recruitment, inductions and training has flown by! At both salons we now have digital
are a big part of my job, too. skin scanners, which allow us to There is a difference between ‘not
With such a great group of girls, have an in-depth look at what’s suited’ and ‘can’t have’. If a client
it’s important that I find new staff Fiona with TV presenter happening above and below the wants a treatment, but can’t have
members that will fit in easily. And I Michael Underwood collecting skin’s surface – a must before any it, say, due to medical reasons, we
still get involved in both theory and Spa Director of the Year at the facial programme. must insist that it is not carried out.
practical training days. annual British Spa & Beauty If the client wants a treatment but
Another important role for me is Awards 2009
we think that something else is
researching; as beauty is such a better suited we would advise and
fast-moving industry it’s important give reasons why. Ultimately the
that we are up-to-date with new decision is theirs.
treatment or product developments.
I make sure I visit all the industry what’s your advice
events in the UK and Europe, as this Fiona shares
for a spa novice?
is a great way to hear about some of her own
personal tips of
the latest advancements. Decide on what you are looking the trade with
for; is it purely relaxation or are you the rest of Zen
interested in corrective facial or Lifestyle’s staff
body treatments? Research salons
LuminouS Skin Bronzed Body red carpeT-worThy
Even starlets like Cameron Diaz Whether you opt for spray or crème compLexion …pLuS how To
get bad skin. DiamondTome tanning, gently sunkissed or deeply Favoured by many a celebrity, the recover afTerwardS
Microdermabrasion facial bronzed, á la Victoria Beckham, a Murad Resurgence Renewal Facial
treatments gently resurface the fake tan gives you the confidence to is known in Hollywood as the ‘Red cure hangover anxieTy
skin, leaving you looking radiant. wear the most alluring of dresses. Carpet Facial.’ Luxurious and medically Aromatherapy Massage
30 mins, £45; 60 mins, £75 From £34 advanced, it’s a great remedy for any – from 40 mins, £45.
Add a 30 minute massage hormonal breakouts, loss of elasticity, Rid yourself of that morning-after
to any facial for only £25 dry skin or dullness. You too can have feeling, and achieve a calm state
skin as perfect as Cate Blanchett! of mind, as you’re massaged with
70 mins, £95 soothing aromatic oils.
SooThe your dancing feeT
Luxury Pedicure – £58
Ease away headaches with a scalp
Give yourself a massage while sore feet are calmed
with peppermint oil pressure-point
Hollywood overhaul... massage before being soothed in
paraffin wax. If this doesn’t work?
You can cleanse your soul with a
detoxifying TeaPig cuppa... or hair of
b e a u t y
the dog with a complimentary glass
BrighTen your compLexion
Zen Custom Facial – 90 mins,
£85; course of six saves £85.
Designed to meet your exacting
needs, this relaxing facial will help
purify, replenish, recover and soothe
facial skin. A scalp, hand, arm
and foot massage with hot towel
Sexy eyeS compresses will leave you feeling
Gentler on skin than waxing, and Teenage TempTreSS utterly revitalised.
less painful than plucking, threading Don’t let the problems of youth stop you Add a 30-minute massage to any
leaves you with neatly framed from partying; if your skin is suffering facial for £25
eyebrows, like Kate Winslet. £24. due to hormonal breakouts, blackheads
or just needs a boost, book in for a over-induLged?
Teen Facial. Affordable, and more Detoxifying and Toning Body Wrap
effective than many chemist creams, – 70 mins, £85.
it will have you ready for the ball – like Let the inches slip away as you relax
Miley Cyrus – in no time. 40 mins, £45 and detoxify during this pampering
and toning treatment.
TanTaLiSing handS & ToeS Gwyneth Paltrow made the headlines rehydraTion
Draw attention to yourself like with killer heels and a cheekily short Murad Wet Suit Cell Hydrating
Heidi Klum with a 3 Week LBD. If you’re following her style, Supplement – £32.
Manicure and Pedicure – semi- make sure any cellulite is taken care A must for the party season as
permanent gel nails that both of first with a course of Endermologie these essential supplements help
enhance and improve the state Lipomassage which will smoothe and retain moisture at every level, while
of your natural nails. They look tone skin. From £520 for a course protecting against oxidisation.
immaculate for three weeks. £60 of 12 treatments
I want to lose weight but need a kick-start
Try CoffeeBerry! A targeted, naturally slimming treatment for the experT
hips, abdomen, thighs and other problem areas, it helps to firm
the skin, reduce inches and minimise the appearance of cellulite.
When you combine the spa treatment with prescribed home care Julie MacDonald
and sensible lifestyle choices, you’ll see revitalised and remodeled manager
skin with a smoother texture. Most effective when done in a series
of six treatments, you’ll see serious results in just three weeks.
The first 20 customers who
book a CoffeeBerry Slimming Julie Brown Carrie Nicol Katie Fraser
senior therapist manager therapist
Treatment will receive a
complimentary full-sized Priori
CoffeeBerry Slimming Complex
worth £49.50. It’s the only
totally natural treatment that
offers cosmeceutical results.
Angie Gordon Stephanie Finney Suzanne Bain
therapist senior therapist receptionist
I’ve got stubborn areas that never tone up
These sound like areas of stored fat that often refuse
to shift even through diet and exercise. Stomachs, Laura Henderson Kay Ritchie Jill Stott
buttocks, thighs and bingo wings are the usual culprit therapist senior therapist therapist
q & a
areas! Mesotherapy fat reduction is a non-surgical
alternative to liposuction, and patients can lose inches
with one treatment a week, for seven weeks.
The experts at Zen Lifestyle answer your beauty dilemmas
Jill Macaulay Rebecca Young Jamie Graham
therapist therapist therapist
I want to know exactly what my skin needs
My man’s skin is more For an in-depth assessment of your current skin
Pete Doherty than Brad Pitt! condition we’d recommend the Visia Complexion
Analysis, a digital face scanner that maps your
A common problem. We may now live in a skin above and below the surface. From this we
metrosexual world, with men’s beauty products can make Elaine Gray Maxine Brooks Dawn Findlay
therapist senior therapist therapist
flying off the shelves, but they’re still a little informed
reserved about booking themselves in for decisions
a ‘beauty’ treatment. So why don’t you do about the
it for him? Start him with a DiamondTome correct course
Microdermabrasion to resurface skin before he of treatments
graduates to the Men’s Deep Cleansing Facial, and products
which will leave his skin uncongested, healthy for your skin. Ellie Richards Lou Graham Phillipa Vaughan
therapist senior therapist therapist
and glowing… and him indebted to you! 30 mins, £35.
Touted as the ‘new’ discovery in the cosmetic relax and rejuvenate the skin. They contain no
world, mineral make-up has actually been around perfumes, talcum powder, alcohol, dyes, mineral
for nearly 30 years. However, a resurgence in its oil or preservatives. This means its texture is lighter,
popularity is making dermatologists the world sensitive skins – acne, dryness, allergies – are
over very happy. helped rather than hindered, and your skin has
an overall more natural, translucent radiance.
Unlike traditional products, mineral make-up is
b e a u t y
Get A-list quality nails based upon a hypoallergenic loose powder that
naturally nourishes the skin. The combinations
of triple-milled minerals like titanium, gold, zinc,
It’s fair to say that the life of a celebrity is pretty different to that magnesium and aluminium naturally refresh,
of everyday folks. It doesn’t matter how much time you spend
looking after yourself; when you have daily chores like washing-
up, travelling to work and running around after the children,
perfect hands and nails are near impossible to retain. Wearing Why celebrities are
gloves throughout your waking hours is impractical – plus there Rihanna favouring mineral make-up
n a I L S
are too many lovely colours of polish to show off!
A new technique has been created that offers a solution that
won’t damage your nails – even when it comes to removal. It
takes only 60 minutes to apply, and keeps them looking
brand new for a whole three weeks!
The 3 Week Manicure and Pedicure – also known as the
‘everlasting’ manicure – involves applying a layer of gel over Jennifer Lopez
your natural nails, then setting them under a UV lamp to ensure
they harden to an absolutely perfect, smooth and glossy finish.
You can even change your colour at home as often as your outfit; ADDITIONAL
simply remove polish with an acetone-free remover, the gel nail BENEFITS
beneath providing an immaculate base to re-polish once more. STArS whO SwEAr By mINErAL mAkE-Up… l Can be used after skin
Your chosen shade will remain chip-free and super-glossy for up procedures such as
to three weeks, just like a celebrity’s! Once they’ve reached their lasers and chemical peels
lifespan simply soak off at home with a gel remover (available at l All ingredients are ‘fresh’
Zen Lifestyle, £6), or in salon (£20). l You can even sleep in
l Helps protect skin from
PrICeS at Zen LIFeStyLe the sun as mineral make-
up contains approx
l 3 week manicure (Colour or French) £60
6-10% zinc and often
l 3 week pedicure £60
offers an SPF of around
l Gel Nail removal £20
15-30. Brands such as
bareMinerals and Jane
Sienna Miller Hilary Duff Penelope Cruz Jessica alba
Kate Beckinsale Iredale even carry a Seal
enjoy a free glass of at Zen Lifestyle we stock both bareMinerals and Jane Iredale from the Skin Cancer
champagne with all nail cosmetics. Come and see us; we’ll be happy to answer any Foundation
treatments at Zen Lifestyle! further questions you may have about mineral make-up or these l Won’t enhance lines or
ranges in question. you can even book in for a make-up lesson crow’s feet like traditional
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Easy on the eyes, for those wearing them and
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Last approximately two months
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Eyelash perming, £50
£20 DIsCOUNT VOUCHER
Spend £100 or more on one visit to Zen Lifestyle and
present this voucher to receive £20 off your bill.
Voucher cannot be redeemed against courses, spa packages,
gift vouchers, or in conjunction with other discounts. Offer not
applicable throughout December 2009. Please mention this
voucher when booking or making purchases. Voucher expires
31 March 2010. One voucher per client only.
FREE DIGITAL sKIN ANALysIs
find out what condition your skin is really in with a
frEE Digital Analysis (worth £35), when you book in
for any facial treatment.
Voucher cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts.
Offer not applicable throughout December 2009. Please mention
this voucher when booking and present at appointment. Voucher
expires 31 March 2010.
FREE MURAD INTENsIVE PEEL
Buy the Murad intensive Wrinkle reducer (£150) and
receive a free intensive Anti-Ageing resurfacing Peel worth
£45. this express treatment takes 30 mins and includes a
Voucher cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts.
Offer not applicable throughout December 2009. Please
present this voucher when making purchase. Voucher
expires 31 March 2010.
WINTER TAN – BUy 2 sPRAy
TANs, GET 1 FREE
When you buy a course of three Spray tans at
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Voucher cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts.
Offer applicable throughout November/December 2009 only.
Please mention this voucher when booking. Voucher expires
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£50 OFF BOTOX TREATMENTs
Simply mention this voucher when booking your
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Voucher cannot be redeemed in conjunction with other
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Voucher expires 31 March 2010.
Luxury products for
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Priori radical defense, murad firm and tone serum,
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protection against premature ageing. Ask improving the overall appearance of
your therapist or at Reception for more skin by up to 80%.
information on this fascinating range.
elemis Pro-collagen marine
Priori Barrier rePair comPlex, cream, 50ml, £75
50ml, £45 This revolutionary Anti-Ageing cream
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nutrients that strengthen and help reduced by up to 78% and hydration
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murad razor Burn rescue,
murad Wet suit cell 50ml, £26
Hydrating dietary suPPlement, Aimed at men, this wonder product
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see Page 5 for details of an exciting – and incrediBly generous – Murad product offer!
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