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Bliss Sunbeds vs. Spray Tans: The Great Debate   

24 Feb 2020
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Bliss Sunbeds vs. Spray Tans: The Great Debate

An upsetting side effect of winter is that summer tans are long gone, leaving us a lighter shade of pale. Whilst some people are lucky enough to rock the English Rose look no problem, many of us mourn the loss of our bronzed skin with great sadness. Luckily, Bliss is here to rescue you from a winter of pasty pale skin. Bliss offers two different ways to recover your summer glow: sunbeds or spray tans, and our handy blog post will help you decide which one is for you. 
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Contrary to common belief, there are actually plenty of health benefits of using sunbeds. The body converts sunshine into vitamin D, which helps to boost your immune system and increase bone strength. Research has also suggested that it may even help to protect us against depression, cancer and Alzheimer's disease. So for anyone with vitamin D deficiency, or anyone who is worried about, or at risk of, any of the above health problems, sunbeds should be considered. Pre-holiday sun beds also reduce the risk of burning whilst you're away, as they build up some resistance to the sun.
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Anyone who suffers from skin conditions such as Acne, Psoriasis and Eczema will find that sunbeds are very effective in helping to treat these. Many dermatologists also praise sunbeds for it's benefits in treating dermatitis. Even if you don't suffer from a skin condition, sunbeds make skin less prone to spots, which I think we'd all appreciate!
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This isn't to say that the usual warning about skin cancer should be ignored- it's still very important to protect yourself from burning and tan safely. For those who burn very easily, spray tans may be a better option. In contrast to sunbeds there is no exposure to radiation, and no risk of burning and the associated health issues. It is also a faster option- you can simply pop down to your local Bliss the day before an event or holiday and you'll be the perfect shade of bronze for the big day. Sunbeds are best used for a gradual tanning which builds up more slowly but lasts for as long as you keep topping it up, or for prolonging your tan post holiday. Another benefit of sunbeds is that your colour is all natural.
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It's important to think about the pros and cons before you decide on a tanning method, and it's always important to protect yourself on sunbeds. At Bliss we encourage tanning sensibly and safely at all times. Whichever you choose, Bliss is here to help you keep that summer glow and feel fabulous all year round!
Fast tanning October Offer: 100 minutes for £19.95! Course share us available.
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Do check our monthly offers regularly as we feature amazing deals on both sunbeds and spray tans.
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Happy Black Friday 2019- The Sale is on!!!   

29 Nov 2019

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Happy Black Friday 2019- The Sale is on!!!

Our favourite shopping day of the year is here, and we can't wait for you to see what amazing deals we have in store. We have 13 beautifying offers for you that are perfect for party season glamour and Christmas pressies. But hurry - sale ends tomorrow!

Shop here and redeem within 2 months. 

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LVL, standing for length, volume and lift, is the revolutionary natural lash treatment from Nouveau. No need to add falsies - you have everything you need, your natural lashes just need a boost. Be prepared for results you never thought possible without adding falsies. OR Choose glam Nouveau Express premium lash extensions, and frame your gorgeous lashes with a brow tint & shape. Complete with relaxing pampering CND hand massage!

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Choose from a dazzling range of plenty of beautiful gel polishes - you'll be spoilt for choice with the wide array, all from premium brands. Once your nails are good to go for up to 2-3 weeks, enjoy a brow tint & shape, and lash tint. 

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Take lashes from natural to super natural with LVL! Created exclusively by Nouveau, this is the revolutionary natural lash treatment taking the beauty industry by storm. Instead of adding falsies make the most of your natural lashes with the length, volume and lift effect of LVL. Complete with a brow tint & shape to frame your stunning new lashes, and gel nails in your perfect shade from our huge range of premium brand polishes. 

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Choose your perfect bikini wax from our wide range for only £20 and let our expert waxers do the rest.

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Choose from a dazzling range of plenty of beautiful gel polishes - you'll be spoilt for choice with the wide array, all from premium brands.

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Choose from a dazzling range of plenty of beautiful gel polishes for fingers and toes - you'll be spoilt for choice with the wide array, all from premium brands. Once your nails are good to go for up to 2-3 weeks, enjoy a fresh brow tint and shape.

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Black Friday sale is now on!!! Choose your perfect length and thickness for lashes that can party as hard as you can for up to 2-3 weeks - perfect for party season! Plus compliment your fab lashes with a brow shape.

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Black Friday sale is now on!!! For a limited time only get your flawless spray tan for only £16!

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Choose your perfect bikini wax from our wide range and let our expert waxers do the rest. Complete with a brow shape.

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NEW to Bliss this Black Friday - Brow Lamination - The Wonders of Perfect Brows! Get gorgeous eyebrows for only £35, and add superlashes for £49.99 to compliment your flawless brows with glam lash extensions that will last up to 2 weeks.

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Enjoy a mini eye area makeover for a fraction of the usual cost, with a brow tint & shape complete with lash tint for only £22!

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Snap up a 3D lift and tightening facial at this unbelievable price before it's too late! treat yourself to younger looking skin without surgery. Call Spa for a free consultation if you want to know more. Add gel nails to feel a million dollars when you leave the salon. 

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Get in shape with the treatment adored by celebs including Katie Price!
Highly rated, cutting edge technology 3D Lipo now available!
3D Lipo is clinically proven to promote dramatic weight loss in a safe, fuss-free and non-surgical series of treatment followed out by our expertly-trained professionals.
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All deals can be purchased online here and redeemed in branch within two months from date of purchase. 

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How to Make Your Summer Tan Last   

30 Aug 2019

How to Make Your Summer Tan Last

When our post-holiday blues begin to kick in the one thing that cheers us up a little is knowing that we've returned to grey, rainy Britain with a beautiful golden tan. If you want to hold onto that bronze glow for as long as possible, be sure to follow these steps to remain brown into autumn. 
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1. You can't moisturise enough! Apply it every day after being in the sun, at least once, to avoid peeling and prolong your tan, and continue applying a couple of times a day once you get home. No amount of moisturiser is too much so don't be shy.
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2. Go easy on hot baths and showers and always use a hydrating body wash. Hot water can have a dehydrating effect on your skin so slightly cooler showers are better.
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3. Exfoliate but very gently. The best thing for your tan is to exfoliate right before your holiday then gently top up after, as dead skin can cause your tan to look faded and dull. However using harsh exfoliates,  hair removal cream or waxing removes the entire top layer of skin and therefore your tan so be careful. 
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4. Stay hydrated and eat healthily. Drinking plenty of water is essential for healthy, radiant skin, as is eating a healthy balanced diet providing you with all necessary vitamins. Try to eat more foods rich in beta-carotene such as papaya, sweet potato, carrot and mango. 
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5. If your tan still fades sooner than you hoped, or if you didn't manage to tan as much as you wanted to, Bliss are always on hand with our top of the range sunbeds. Courses can be purchased online or in branch and redeemed at Bliss Baby.
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6. There's always the option to fake it with Bliss' sexy contouring spray tans - choose your shade and let our therapists work their magic. Why not combine your spray tan with some other treatments in one of our packages for a glam makeover?
 
All sunbed courses and spray tans can be purchased online here.
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How to heal sunburnt skin   

26 Jul 2019
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How to heal sunburnt skin

 We're loving the sunny weather we've been treated to recently, and we adore sunning ourselves abroad in the summer. Not to mention we're also a little bit obsessed with sunbeds. However, unfortunately, we can get a little overexcited and forget to take the proper precautions to avoid sunburn. 

We've all been there - it's red, it's hot, it can be blistery, painful and peeling. When we get sunburnt we want to heal it as quickly as possible so we can enjoy the sun again (armed with plenty of factor 50 this time). 

So here are our top tips to heal sunburnt skin as quickly as possible...

1. Cool the affected skin as soon as possible, ideally using ice. Follow with a cold bath or shower, and avoid hot or warm water. 

2. Use products with a high water content, and look for the following ingredients:

Aloe Vera

Cucumber

Shea butter

Rose water

Calamine

Lanolin balm

Fresh cucumber can also be applied directly to the burnt areas to cool and hydrate. 

3. Avoid using exfoliates and skin products that contain the following ingredients for a few days:

Petroleum

Benzocaine

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4. Keep the area moisturised to avoid peeling. Look for moisturisers containing high levels of vitamins C and E. 

5. Avoid the sun until the redness has disappeared. If you must go out in the sun, cover the affected areas and use plenty of sun cream. 

 Anyone who's been sunburnt before will probably agree that prevention is better than cure. So ensure that you're using the correct sun cream - one that is high factor and says the words 'broad spectrum' on the bottle. Reapply every two hours and take regular breaks in the shade. 

Using sunbeds in advance of your holiday can kick start your tan and begin to build up a resistance to burning. Check out our top tips to use sunbeds safely and avoid getting burnt. 

Show the following voucher at Bliss Baby to receive a complimentary sunbed session TOMORROW. 

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Take advantage of this incredible offer - best prices in town for premium sunbeds. 

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If all else fails, fake it til you make it with our award-winning stunning spray tans. Choose how bronzed you would like to be, and complete with contouring for a more toned look. 

See all sunbed and spray tan options and purchase online. 

Combine your sexy spray tan with other favourites for the ultimate pamper package.

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2019 Summer Festival Beauty   

10 Jul 2019
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2019 Summer Festival Beauty

 

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If you're planning to head to a festival this summer, you'll be looking forward to chilling out and catching some of your favourite artists. Amid the excitement you'll be planning your transport, camping options and outfits. But don't forget to plan your pre-festival beauty treatments too! It's impossible to keep up your usual beauty regime when you're sleeping in a tent, but that doesn't mean you can't look fabulous. Here are our top recommended pre-festival treatments and packages...
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If you're not one of the lucky few who will have a natural tan for the festival (and let's face it, it hasn't exactly been tanning weather), you may want to consider a spray tan. Our tans last up to eight days, so plenty long enough to keep you bronzed for the whole weekend. One spray tan will set you back £19, or bring your pals to save £££ with two tans for £29, or four for £60. Prefer a more natural glow? Start building up your tan now with 100 sunbed mins for £19.95, including a free tanning shot and free glasses. 
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Let's be honest you don't want to be wasting time when you could be partying on plucking and powdering your brows. Ask for a tint and shape or HD brows for fuss free brows all festival long.
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The perfect eyelashes complete every festival look. But can we really be bothered trying to apply them in a tent with a compact mirror?! No, we can not. Especially when you can visit Bliss for a full set of party lashes to last up to two weeks. AND your lush lashes can be as natural or as dramatic as you like.
Nails
Can your regular nail polish stay put throughout the challenging conditions of a festival? Maybe not. Can you be bothered to touch up your polish mid-festival? Of course not! Chipped nails are never a good luck. Pop to Bliss for some gel nails to last up to two weeks, and don't forget to ask about our range of glitters!
Hair Removal
Worried about not shaving for three days? We hear ya. Our range of waxing treatments has you covered from head to toes, or give super hair removal or go - he long-term solution to unwanted body hair - that's the last thing you want to be worrying about at a festival!
Why not buy one of our tempting summer beauty packages to combine treatments and save £££? We can think of a few that are just perfect for festivals...
Remain pretty and polished for the whole weekend...
 
Minimal effort required whilst at the festival...
De-fuzz ready for the big weekend with a tempting wax package...
Get your tan on alongside a few other essential treatments...
Nails - check, brows - check, lashes - check....
All of these packages plus more can be purchased online here and redeemed in branch!
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The Best Beauty Treatments & Packages For Your Summer Holiday   

07 Jul 2019

The Best Beauty Treatments & Packages For Your Summer Holidaysummer beauty

The all-important summer holiday has been booked, and you've started shopping for the perfect new bikini. Now all that's left is to book your pre-holiday Bliss appointment, to ensure that you'll be kept looking perfect throughout your break. Nails, tan, weight loss, hair removal - we have you covered!
With our wide range of premium gel polishes, we're sure to have the perfect summer shade for you. Best of all, they last up to two weeks - no need to re-do them whilst you're away! Get gel fingers for £24, or combine gel fingers and toes for just £42. View all nail treatments and purchase online here, or take advantage of our fabulous summer sale deals with gel fingers & toes & a brow tidy for only £45! Buy online here.
 As for your tan, we have two tempting options for you. Start working on your natural tan early with 100 sunbed minutes for just £19.95 PLUS free goggles and tanning shot (online only), or fake it til you make it with a bronzing, contouring spray tan in your choice of natural, medium or dark. Bring a friend or three to save £££! View all of our tanning options and purchase online here. 
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Desperate to lose a few pounds for that perfect beach body? Don't worry - Bliss is here to help. 3D Lipo is clinically proven to promote dramatic weight loss in a safe, fuss-free and non-surgical series of treatments carried out by our expertly-trained professionals. This discreet service has transformed some of clients’ waistlines already and the beauty team are raving about it. Please do call us for a private consultation to find out more. Read more here
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 For the important issue of pre-holiday hair removal, Bliss has nothing but options for you. With plenty of waxing options including specialist bikini styles, there's something for everyone. We are also pleased to offer pain-free super hair removal at Bliss.The SkinPULSE SHR system is a revolution in the removal of hair, quicker and with better results than traditional IPL or laser. This proven technique of low intensity selected wavelengths of light gently heat up the hair folicale to damage the stem cell and successfully prevent regrowth. Treatments are PAIN FREE and are super-fast!
For a limited time only get your hollywood or brazilian waxes for only £22! Online only - shop here. 
Why not combine a few treatments in one of our summer holiday packages for the perfect beauty combo for you?
LVL lashes will give your lashes the natural flutter they deserve for a fuss-free look, complete with a brow shape to frame them. Finally add gel nails - choose from our huge range of premium brand polishes - or a stunning spray tan
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Try Diamond Dermabrasion for instantly brighter, glowing radiant skin, complete with gel nails in your choice of premium brand polish. 
Get fuss-free lashes and brows - no need for maintenance or makeup whilst you're on holiday.
Combine a few Bliss favourites and you're ready for anything! 
 Visit our offers page to view all summer packages, read the terms and conditions and purchase online as a voucher to redeem in branch.
Bliss hopes you have the holiday of a lifetime - you deserve it!
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Graduation Beauty Made Easy   

03 Jul 2019
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Graduation Beauty Made Easy

Graduation season is here! We're committed to making sure you look your best as you step up to accept your certificate. Here are our top beauty treatment pics for graduation day...

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Worried about looking washed out in that black robe? Fear not - Bliss are on hand with our infamous spray tans for just £20. Bring a friend and get 2 for £20! Shop tans here. 

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Everyone wants a photo of you holding your degree certificate don't ya know - don't be caught out - choose from our range of premium acrylic and gel nails options for the glammest hands of the day. 

Shop hands and nails treatments.

Get the best deals on nails and more.

Steal the show with flawless makeup and ensure your pictures will be nothing short of perfection, with make up from £15!

Shop makeovers here.

What follows graduation day? Party night! Check out our fabulous range of lashes that can party as hard as you can all day and night and beyond!

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All treatments and deals can be purchased online as a voucher and redeemed in your preferred branch. Call your favourite salon to book. 

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Good luck and congratulations to the class of 2019.

 

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Three Brand NEW Deals For Bank Holiday Weekend!   

24 May 2019
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Three Brand NEW Deals For Bank Holiday Weekend!

Bliss are pleased to announce three FABULOUS brand new beauty packages for all the lovely Leeds ladies who want to treat themselves to some premium pampering this bank holiday weekend for a fraction of the price!

1. Indulge in gorgeous acrylic nails and a flawless contouring spray tan in your choice of intensity for only £49.95! You can be assured that our super strong acrylic nails are of premium quality, and our stunning spray tans are simply flawless, and tailored to your preferences. Leave the salon feeling glam glam glam and ready to party. Hurry - limited time only.

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BLISS has created some of the finest spray tans in the industry for models, celebs, actors and many professional clientele. Tans are customised to suit each client’s requirements, offering contouring to grade and shade a perfect blended aloe vera enriched tan every time. Now at a fraction of the usual price!

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Find your dream shade of gel polish in our huge range from premium brands, and indulge in a mini oxygen facial for Non-invasive lifting and contouring botox effects. A revolutionary needle free alternative from botox, targeting anti-ageing. The ultimate pampering you deserve! 

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Do check our monthly multideals regularly to stay on trend this spring, with amazing deals on your favourite beauty treatments. 
Check our blog often for the latest spring trends in beauty, fashion, food, drinks and more!
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Our Favourite Spring 2019 Beauty Trends   

25 Feb 2019

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Our Favourite Spring 2019 Beauty Trends

Spring is just around the corner, and we can't wait for longer days, warmer weather, and everything that comes with it. To pass the time until those delightful spring days, we're choosing some top new beauty products for the hottest spring trends. Read on for our favourite Spring 2019 beauty trends.

1. Think Pink

This spring, think blush-pink when you're selecting eyeshadow, lip colours, blusher... everything, really! Complete the look with a pretty half-up hairstyle or a ballerina bun, and accessorise with flowers for a romantic look that't right on trend. 

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2. Glam glitter

Glitter is going nowhere this spring, with glitzy metallic looks everywhere. Choose glittery gold eyeshadow and nail polish, and glowing sun-kissed skin. Check out tanning options at Bliss, and ask your nail technician for our gold and glittery options when you come in for your nail appointment.

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3. Just-had-a-facial skin

 Beautiful skin is always a good look, but this spring we're taking it to the next level. Your facial skincare products are just as important as your makeup for that just-had-a-facial look with beautiful natural skin. Check out our range of fabulous facials and complete with a hint of shine on your cheeks, eyelids and lips for a beautiful on-trend look.

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4. Pastel hair

Experiment with different pastel colours to find one that suits your style. Pastel toned hair matches makeup and clothes that are in style this season for a sophisticated monochrome look. Any pastel tone goes, but if in doubt think pink.

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5. Next level nails

This spring when it comes to nails less isn't more, less is a bore. Add acrylics for dramatic length and stylish shapes, and complete with nail art and gemstones. Check out our range of nail treatments to stay on trend this spring. 

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Do check our monthly multideals regularly to stay on trend this spring, with amazing deals on your favourite beauty treatments. 

Check our blog often for the latest trends in beauty, fashion, food, drinks and more!

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January Sale Ends Tomorrow - Last Chance to Buy!   

30 Jan 2019

January Sale Ends Tomorrow - Last Chance to Buy!

We hope that you have enjoyed saving money on all of your pampering treats from lashes to massages and everything in between over the last month, however all good things must come to an end and that includes our January sale. Tomorrow is the FINAL day to purchase all of our January sale deals, so buy now before it's too late! Here is a reminder of some of your favourite deals that are on offer this month...

All deals can be purchased online as a voucher here and redeemed in branch.

Choose your perfect shade of gel polish from our wide range for your fingers or toes, and add a brow shape & tint to complete your party look.

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Treat yourself to a mini makeover - you deserve it! Choose Nouveau or Russian lashes to suit your natural or dramatic style. Add 2 week gel polish in your favourite shade and a bikini wax - pampering heaven!

Add some wow factor to your nails with high quality acrylics for added length. Finish with gel colour in your perfect shade - with a huge range of premium brand polishes we're bound to have the ideal colour for everyone! Finally enjoy a spray tan - natural, super-bronzed or somewhere in between - you decide!

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Find your dream shade of gel polish in amongst our huge range. Your premium brand polish will sit pretty and un-chipped on your finger and toe nails for up to two weeks! Finally decide whether you'd like a natural, medium or super-bronzed spray tan and let our beauty therapists work their magic. 

Enjoy a back massage to soothe your aches and pains as you drift off to a state of pure Bliss, your cares and worries forgotten. LVL lashes will give your lashes the natural flutter they deserve for a fuss-free look, complete with a brow tint and shape to frame them.

LVL lashes will give your lashes the natural flutter they deserve for a fuss-free look, complete with a brow shape to frame them. Finally add a stunning spray tan in your choice of light, medium or dark, or gel nails - choose from our huge range of premium brand polishes. 

 These deals and more can be purchased online as a voucher here and redeemed in branch.

Shop til your heart's content before it's too late - but don't worry, we have some exciting things coming your way in February. Check back on Friday 1st to find out more!

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