September 27, 2016

The Beauty Gauntlet

One of my pet peeves about visiting a spa is what I call the “beauty gauntlet”. I know we’re supposed to go there to relax and feel good, but I have built up a resistance to the process of getting there and leaving. Some folks look great after a massage or facial. They have that perfect hair

September 15, 2016

The Ancient Wisdom of India

  The Ayurvedic Face, Scalp and Foot treatment is an experience reflexing to the entire body. It uses the ancient wisdom of Indian healing to help transform the body and mind. After this treatment, clients feel relaxed, not only on a physical level, but on a mental level. At Munjoyous….Your Neighborhood Oasis, we use a

August 20, 2016

A Season for Facials

My clients frequently ask me how often they should get a facial. My answer always varies based on their individual skincare needs, but generally, it is certainly okay to get a facial once a month. If you are doing a series, like micro current or LED light, you can come even more frequently. I also

June 9, 2016

The Love Love Towel

When I ask clients about their skincare routine, I frequently get a sinking response. “Oh, I just use the soap I use on my body.” or “I never wash my face at night.” So often, I can see in their responses that they’re not really satisfied with their routine. When I was first asked that

April 21, 2016

Let your face glow with LED light!

I really love non-invasive skin care treatments like microcurrent. LED light is another treatment that gives your skin new energy and promotes cell renewal. Receiving LED light treatment is a great add on to a facial at Munjoyous…Your Neighborhood Oasis. It’s a simple process involving shining patches of light on sections of your face It’s

March 17, 2019

Thai Massage

One of the hardships of being a massage therapist and receiving massages is the difficulty of finding a great therapist. There is a big difference between intentional touch and “just being rubbed”, as one of my massage friends likes to say. I’m constantly trying to improve my touch awareness. And trying to feel how the

April 23, 2018

Got Lymph? Detoxify.

Tired of puffiness? Wondering what is going on when some days you wake up and your face is dull and puffy and other days you look great? Lymph is what is going on. Our bodies use lymph to remove waste. Waste products are carried away from the tissues and back to the heart where they