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Get your skin and your body holiday-ready

Get your skin and your body holiday-ready
Get your skin and your body holiday-ready

It’s finally holiday season! It might have felt a long time coming (especially with some of the weather we’ve been having recently) and I’m sure you’re excited to jet off to warmer climes, strip off all the layers and lap up the sun. At the risk of sounding boring, I’m afraid it’s time to think […]

Five steps for getting your skin holiday-ready

Five steps for getting your skin holiday-ready
Five steps for getting your skin holiday-ready

Many of us are planning or counting down to our summer holidays at this time of year. We’re making lists, shopping for new swimsuits, stockpiling the sun cream and booking the waxing appointments. On holiday, we all tend to get our legs and arms out more than we might at home – is it all […]

Summer Fun and Treats

Summer Fun and Treats
Summer Fun and Treats

Summer is one of our all time favourite seasons here at City Retreat. What about you? We love it so much because there’s something about the sun shining that brings lots of feel good moments and positivity, especially to the UK when it’s usually raining and windy most of the time. When the sun comes […]

Prep your skin for the Summer

Prep your skin ready for the summer
Prep your skin ready for the summer

Summer is just around the corner and it feels as though we’ve had the longest Winter in history, but don’t worry Summer is on it’s way – we promise. If you’ve been hiding under cosy knitwear, winter coats and thick tights for what seems like forever, it’s time to start prepping your skin ready for […]

The City Retreat Guide to the Perfect Summer Holiday

Guide to the Perfect Summer Holiday
Guide to the Perfect Summer Holiday

Here’s to the Summer Sunshine and going on holiday and truly relaxing! With the summer holidays well underway, we thought we would share with you our Guide to the Perfect Summer Holiday and the summer essentials everyone needs before and during their holiday! ELEMIS Tan Accelerator The first summer essential we highly recommend is the […]