Online Editor’s Blog


Blue Book Competition

Win one-night’s bed and breakfast for two people sharing in any of Ireland’s Blue Book’s divine collection of Irish country house hotels, manor houses, castles and restaurants. Located throughout Ireland, these charming hideaways are for a weekend break or those seeking a romantic getaway. Activities vary from golf, fishing, spas and cookery schools or just […]


Treatment of the month

A new wave of pampering has arrived in Galway in the form of the Shu Uemura Hair Ceremony in Yourells. A luxurious hair treat and a relaxing experience in one, the shiatsu-inspired massage and gorgeous products will leave you feeling, and looking amazing. The 50-minute Deep Ceremony, which is tailor-made to your particular hair type, […]


Tranquility Fragrance

Comfort Zone’s Tranquility Fragrance comes in an extraordinary little vintage style bottle and contains a unique powder that delicately perfumes the skin while adding little sparkles. Available from Heaven Scent Beauty Spa, Augustine Street, Galway 091 567192


Tried and Tested – Reader Offer

Relax and Unwind at The Square Spa & Health Club at Hotel Meyrick.  It is one of the city’s leading urban escapes, located in the heart of Eyre Square. Members can avail of cardio fitness equipment, Weight Management area, Outdoor Canadian Hot Tub, Jacuzzi, Steam Room, Monsoon Shower, Hydrotherapy Bath and Relaxation Room. The luxurious […]


Skin Fix

Aromatherapy Associates Overnight Repair Mask €49.40 is the perfect post party mask, to keep you feeling fresh faced when you feel anything but! The Overnight Repair Mask intensely hydrates skin overnight, while tackling the signs of ageing.


Boob Boost

Boob Tube Bust and Neck Firmer with magic shimmer gives your bust and neck that firming effect, with a subtle hint of shimmer for a sexy glow this party season. €26 from Heaven Scent Beauty Spa, Augustine Street, Galway 091 567192


Lodge Luxury

Stuck for something to do over the holidays? Then take a trip out to the beautiful Lisloughrey Lodge and indulge in some beauty treats that will leave you rested and perfectly pampered. The Lisloughrey treatment rooms use the exotic Sundari products, created by supermodel and yoga enthusiast, Christy Turlington. The treatments are exceptionally gentle and […]



Not sure what you want from your loved one this Christmas? What about the indulgent ‘Luxury Essentials’ from Crème de la Mer  containing Crème de la Mer Moisturizing Cream, Eye Concentrate and Regenerating Serum. €395


Tried and Tested – Glimmer & Glow

If you’re looking for the ultimate facial treat this month, then it’s got to be ESPA’s Glimmer & Glow. If you like your facial firm and luxurious, while also nourishing your skin, then this is for you. Start off with an in-depth skin analysis, which shows just how your skin’s doing on the day, be […]


Supple Skin

Ole Henriksen’s Truth Revealed Super Creme SPF 15 improves the texture and firmness of the skin by boosting collagen production, and by improving microcirculation for a rosy complexion. Perfect protection for winter skin, and works with all skin types. €62 Spirit One Spa, Radisson Blu, Lough Atalia Road, Galway 091 538423