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How to get flawless supermodel skin

supermodel skin from City Retreat
supermodel skin from City Retreat

Supermodels have always got flawless, smooth and radiant skin. Getting that kind of skin takes a lot of serious work and dedication. So how do the supermodels do it?  1. They tailor their daily needs. They have access to so many products and experts, supermodels become beauty savvy. Skin changes on a daily basis due to hormones, […]

Your guide to beautiful skin awaits

Dermaologica at City Retreat
Dermaologica at City Retreat

This month we are going to introduce you to our new product range, Dermalogica. The story begins in 1986 in Los Angeles. Jane Wurwand, a tenured, United Kingdom-trained skin therapist new to the American “esthetician” industry, recognised that continuing skin and body therapy education was practically non-existent in the United States. While her training had been comprehensive […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day Gift Guide
Mother's Day Gift Guide

With only a few weeks to go until Mother’s Day (Sunday 22nd March), we thought we would put together a Mother’s Day Gift Guide for you, especially if you’re wanting to treat your Mum to something extra special this year. We have some fabulous treatments, spa experiences and products available at City Retreat which would […]

The Ultimate New Year Skincare Routine

New year skincare routine
New year skincare routine

With freezing temperatures, it’s time to up your skincare game this January with some fabulous new skin cleansing collections from ELEMIS. The cold temperatures in January aren’t the best for our skin and with it being a New Year too, it’s the perfect time of year to make a commitment to look after your skin […]

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 […]

The story of City Retreat

The story of City Retreat
The story of City Retreat

I can’t believe it’s almost 15 years since my dream to open a luxurious beauty salon in Newcastle came to fruition. The time has flown by since then, so I thought I’d share the story of City Retreat with you to celebrate. Back in 2004 I was working as a lecturer in beauty therapy. In […]

Hair removal in time for spring

Hair Removal at City Retreat
Hair Removal at City Retreat

Now that spring has well and truly sprung, are you starting to think about getting out in the garden and doing some maintenance work? It’s time to tackle your garden bushes and rid your lawn of all those pesky weeds. Why should you treat yourself any less lovingly? Spring is the perfect time of year […]