Post Tagged with: "the Spa at White Oaks"

by / on July 31, 2017 at 3:30 pm / in DINING, HOTEL, INSPIRE, SPA

Couples Getaway

Remember choose-your-own-adventure books? Well, since all couples are different, and a trip to Niagara is not a one-size-fits-all vacation, here’s a choose-your-own-adventure weekend! Check In Everyone needs to check in, so head to your hotel, check in, and give yourself a few minutes to relax and breathe. Adventure Time There’s no slowing down in your future! You head out for [...]

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by / on July 11, 2017 at 11:26 am / in HOTEL

Guys Getaway

Bring the boys to Niagara-on-the-Lake and check out everything the town has to offer! We asked some local guys how they would spend a weekend here; check out what they recommend!   DAY ONE   Check In Welcome to Niagara-on-the-Lake! Check in, drop your bags, and take a load off before your weekend begins.   Niagara Dinner Head to downtown [...]

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by / on July 10, 2017 at 10:02 am / in HOTEL

Girl’s Getaway

Niagara on the Lake is the perfect place to plan a girl’s getaway! Full of fabulous food, amazing wine, and incredible shopping, check out how we would spend a weekend in Niagara-on-the-Lake (you know, if we didn’t already live here). DAY ONE   Arrival Welcome to Niagara-on-the-Lake! Check in, freshen up, treat yourself to a glass of bubbly on the [...]

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by / on June 16, 2017 at 1:42 pm / in SPA

Jenny’s June Faves

Jenny Hipwell is the Director of the Spa at White Oaks, a style maven, a skin guru, and one mighty fine shopper. Welcome to our new blog segment, Jenny’s Faves. A favourite from WO magazine, each month we’ll feature Jenny’s five favourite products of the moment that are available at our Spa! 1. amika: PERK UP DRY SHAMPOO, $31.20 As [...]

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by / on May 29, 2017 at 1:05 pm / in SPA

First-Time Facial

If you’ve never been into a spa for a facial a) it can be intimidating, but b) I would 100% recommend it. Spas offer a number of different kinds of facials for all different skin concerns, and there is always going to be something that is perfect for you. I went to the Spa at White Oaks for my first [...]

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by / on February 2, 2015 at 4:07 pm / in SPA

Spa Gift Guide

So….you really blew the Christmas gift thing, huh?  How were you to know she’d find a weight-watchers membership insulting? And what woman wouldn’t want a Scumbuster to help her get all that soapy crud off the sides of the bathtub? It was hardly your fault – she’s just so picky. The good news is that you don’t have to live [...]

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by / on August 23, 2013 at 11:34 am / in SPA

Daily Beauty Routine – Ask the Expert

Over the past year or so I’ve been asked by many to detail for them my daily beauty routine. It truly depends on the season and how much time I have in the morning. Anyone who knows me well knows that I’m not exactly a morning person. I made the complete switch to natural and organic products roughly 8 months [...]

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by / on April 30, 2013 at 12:58 pm / in SPA

Moroccan Oil Goes Body

For most gals, their beauty ritual revolves around several must-have products that they simply can’t sizzle without. Moroccan Oil, which has quickly become a cultural phenomenon is one of those products. Moroccan Oil, often referred to as “Liquid Gold”, is harvested from the fruit of the argan tree, which grows in the dessert regions of Morocco. The oil has been [...]

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by / on February 8, 2013 at 3:57 pm / in SPA

Guy’s Guide to Spa Gifts

For many well-meaning males, Valentine’s Day can be a stressful event. How to properly express your love and affection to your sweetheart through a gift is challenging enough, but then with the ante upped and romantic expectations at dangerous levels, a bad gift can result in an immediate trip to the doghouse.  Picture Fred Flintstone, whose heartfelt gift of a [...]

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by / on June 22, 2012 at 4:05 pm / in SPA

Summer Skin Shine

Summertime is the undisputed seasonal champ for kicking-back and relaxing. The warm weather, the longer days, and the glorious sun!  For Canadians, after a long winter hibernation, summer sun is more anticipated than the next iPhone release. And as you spend hours basking in its warm glow outside, whether lounging or playing, your skin is being exposed to some not [...]

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