Best Spas for Weight Loss

New Year, new you! Start 2012 off on the right foot by taking control of your health and feeling inspired. The arrival of a new year means a fresh beginning, and we believe that 2012’s hottest wellness trend is feeling good and living your healthiest, best self. We make it easy for you: Here’s a []

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The Pioneer Spas: Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa

The medical studies have proven it: the Pritikin health regimen works, lowering blood pressure, reducing weight, and decreasing the risk of heart disease. If that isn’t great enough, this luxury resort in Miami, Florida, is the place where you can get with the program and unwind luxuriously. Long renowned for its three-pronged expertise in health, []

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Top Spa Getaways for Mom & Me this Mother’s Day

Celebrate this Mother’s Day with a bit of spa-ing, re-connecting, and treatments à deux with your best friend—mom, of course! Spas catering to a mother-daughter clientele, from adults to teens alike, are increasingly becoming more common (find an extensive list here), and promote the importance of overall wellness at an early age. Whether you’re a mom, daughter, grandmother, niece, or confidant, these destination spots offer getaway packages or amenities (and a non-stressful atmosphere!) that honor mom this Mother’s Day weekend—and throughout the year. Here’s a sample of just some of SpaFinder’s top picks we’d like to share.

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Start Out with Hummus & Broccomole Spa Recipes from Pritikin

Appetizers, dips and other starters can start to really add up calories before you even take a whiff of your main course. But Robert Pritikin of the Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa in Miami, has developed a solution for calorie counters everywhere, and it consists of delicious recipes that include classics that have been updated for a low-fat, health conscious alternative. The Pritikin Principle doesn’t ask us to try to defeat our hunger drive, but to satisfy it with nutritious foods that keep us satisfied while still allowing for weight loss.