Kyoto Body Lotion

December 24, 2016

Holiday SPArkle Gift Guide #11

Kyoto Body Lotion – Experience the wonderful botanical-based skin smoothing body lotion inspired by the beautiful gardens of Kyoto and filled with extracts of Calendula, St. John’s Wort & Comfrey, as well as Aloe Vera and Kukui Nut oil. Delightful gift or stocking stuffer, is… read more

Kai Fragrance

December 20, 2016

Holiday SPArkle Gift Guide #10

Kai, the exotic white flowers fragrance favored by celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston, Julia Roberts, Charlize Theron, Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Garner, Naomi Watts and others. Described as devastatingly feminine, dangerously flirtatious – this blend of white flowers should be a controlled substance. If you love… read more

Five Healthy, Happy People Share Why they SPA

September 11, 2015

Do you know someone who seems to have it all together, no matter what life may throw their way? They have a relaxed energy, smile and laugh frequently, manage stressful situations like a champ, and somehow look years younger than they should? Perhaps they have a Spa Membership.

Every week… read more

Peppermint Amazing Therapeutic Benefits

January 8, 2015

Peppermint, the seasonal scent we delight with sprinkled on our cookies and drizzled in our lattes. Who knew this sweet treat was also a therapeutic elixir in disguise?

In addition to its amazing scent and flavor, peppermint has great therapeutic properties.  Anti-inflammatory; relieves pain, muscle spasms, and cramping; relaxes the… read more

5 Relaxation Tips for the Holidays

December 15, 2014

There is no doubt about it, turning the page on the calendar to December can bring a number of mixed emotions. For some it is the lovely anticipation of holidays, filled with the joy of family and friends, entertaining, delicious food and drink. For others, thoughts of selecting the… read more

Best Spa in the Santa Clarita Valley

November 10, 2014

Thanks for voting  The Ivy Day Spa the Best Spa in The Santa Clarita Valley—
Number 1 for the third year in a row!

Welcome to The Ivy Day Spa – Offering the Best Massage and Skin Care in Valencia, California
We are extremely proud and grateful to be voted the Best… read more

Massage Can Boost Immunity

October 21, 2014

Most of us have experienced periods in our lives when we seemed more vulnerable to infectious illnesses. If we are feeling stressed and anxious, it’s harder for our bodies to fight off and defend against illness. We know that a massage feels good and helps us relax, and now… read more

Treating MIND and Body

October 14, 2014

Massage therapy can help relieve mild depression.
Massage therapy has been touted for releasing the tension, stress and anxiety that is often accompanied with mild depression. It’s believed that receiving physical touch can change our bio-chemisty and lower our cortisol levels, our bodies stress hormone. If our cortisol levels are… read more

Reason to Get a Massage #4

October 9, 2014

Massage promotes better sleep.

Many people struggle with falling asleep or staying asleep. When we get a massage, it reduces tension in the muscles, and can also adjust hormone levels in such a way that allows for more profound relaxation to arise. Massage therapy has been linked to increased delta… read more

Reason to Get a Massage #5

October 2, 2014

Massage can help alleviate chronic pain.

Massage can be a healthy,  holistic alternative to synthetic drugs for pain relief. If you live with chronic back, shoulder and/or neck pain, massage can be a very effective way to manage and reduce the pain.
In an article from Time Magazine, Alice Park discusses a… read more