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Try These At-Home Beauty Treatments Using Common Household Items All of us at Elements on the Plaza want to help you look and feel your best at all times. While we may not be able to welcome you into our spa right now, we do have some amazing DIY beauty treatments you can try right now, at home! All these…

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How Spa Facials From Elements on The Plaza Can Benefit Your Overall Health Your skin is a natural barrier that protects you from external hazards like pollutants and other irritants. As we age, environmental factors and internal changes can begin to have visual effects on our skin and lead to bigger conditions, that compromise your skin’s natural barrier. Common Skin…

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Follow These Do’s and Don’ts to Maintain Your Manicure Do you find it hard to grow your nails because they are constantly breaking or chipping? Are you regularly dealing with dry or flaky cuticles? Your nails might be trying to send you message.  Signs of weak or unhealthy nails should not be taken lightly. Maintaining your nail health is just…

Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice!  Fall is in full swing and we are ready for pumpkin spice everything! You might be surprised to learn that pumpkin spice not only tastes great in a lattes and baked goods, it has amazing benefits for your health as well! Whether you are looking for soothing body treatment or skin care routine, both pumpkin…

Follow These Skin Care Tips for a Healthy Glow! Getting glowing skin isn’t as hard as you think! Don’t be tricked into purchasing a zillion different products that are more likely to help you break out than achieve your glow goals.  The best way to get that radiant glow is to meet with a skin care professional and develop a…

Massage Therapy

The benefits of massage therapy cannot be overstated. A great massage's ability to leave you feeling relaxed and tranquil can help improve your overall well-being. The following massage benefits are just a few of the many reasons you should consider adding a monthly massage to your overall wellness program. Massage Benefit #1: Stress Relief The symptoms and effects of stress…

Blueberries

by Lori Budish The term antioxidants probably sounds familiar, as they can be found on the labels of everything from chocolate to pomegranate juice to skin care products. One study after another has shown that antioxidants help boost the immune system, reduce fatigue, improve memory, avert blindness, ward off wrinkles, and prevent the risk of degenerative diseases like heart disease,…

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Spring is right around the corner, representing a time of rebirth and renewal. The earth awakens after winter’s slumber and the sight of tender, young, plant life pushes upwards. For us it’s not only time to focus on clearing out the cobwebs and sweeping out the dust from the house, but also a time to focus on cleaning up our…