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Vancouver Magazine: April 2012

Vancouver Magazine- April 2012 Hit Refresh by Rebecca Philps and Amanda Ross It looks and feels like a spa with its swish Yaletown digs, but Spruce Body Lab is part wellness clinic, too. We know one person with a persistent skin rash whose therapist told him to use a coating of Selsun Blue to combat what doctors […]

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Massage Therapy for Runners

  I recently ran the Vancouver Sun Run for the first time- it was such a cool experience! I would highly recommend it if you haven’t tried it before. I would however suggest that you don’t do what I did. Amidst the adrenaline rush of running amongst 50 000 people, I got a bit caught […]

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Permanent Hair Reduction for Men

Although we’ve come a long way in terms of men feeling comfortable and embracing taking care of their appearance (thank goodness the days of caterpillar eyebrows are on their way out! ), we still have a long way to go. The journey into personal grooming for men is some what of a liberation, don’t you […]

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Spa Treatments For Men

With Father’s Day fast approaching, I started to reflect on how the perception of men experiencing spa treatments has changed. Oddly enough, my introduction to skin care and massage therapy was through a man- my Dad!  I think he may have been an original metro-sexual.  Now, even that term seems tired and silly, as culturally […]

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