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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 […]

What are BIOTEC Facials?

ELEMIS Biotec Facials at City Retreat
ELEMIS Biotec Facials at City Retreat

As the weather is turning colder, it’s time to really look after your skin. With wintry winds and central heating drying your skin out, now is the time to book yourself in for a moisturising and cleansing BIOTEC facial. Elemis BIOTEC Facials deliver highly effective, super-charged treatments to reboot cellular performance. This will result in […]

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 […]

Cleansing your Skin

Cleansing. your Skin
Cleansing. your Skin

Cleansing your skin is a bit like choosing what outfit to wear each morning. Our skin can be different from day-to-day, therefore the cleansers we use need to match our skins needs for that day.  ELEMIS now have a range of different cleansers to suit how your skin is performing as well to use for […]

Get the Red Carpet Treatment with ELEMIS BIOTEC Facials

Red Carpet Treatment with ELEMIS BIOTEC Facials
Red Carpet Treatment with ELEMIS BIOTEC Facials

The ELEMIS BIOTEC Facials is Hands Embracing Technology that not only makes you feel younger, but makes you look younger. With 9 different ones to choose from, there is something for everyone. Even celebrities like Christina Hendricks and Jourdan Dunn are getting customised BIOTEC Facials before they walk down the red carpet. Lindsey Unterberger, Beauty […]

It’s our Birthday at City Retreat

It's our Birthday at City Retreat
It's our Birthday at City Retreat

Oh My Goodness, how time has flown. It’s our Birthday here at City Retreat and it was 11 years ago today we were putting the finishing touches to the brand new City Retreat, Newcastle. What a beautiful start to October, but please don’t be fooled, the weather is about to change! Wind, Rain, Cold Brrr… […]

Lesley’s Tip of the Month – September

It’s that time of year when we’re all struggling with our post holiday blues, the kids are back at school, the nights are drawing in and that gorgeous tan you got on your holiday is beginning to fade. So how can we prolong that Summer feeling? Here are Lesley’s Tips of the Month. Tip #1: […]