Best Beauty Regimen Ever?

This week our nation takes a moment to—theoretically—reflect on our prosperity. There are lots of ways to focus on the things we’ve been blessed with: How many family members can we fit in our house at one time?  How many calories can we fit in our...

Danielle’s Aveda—All About the Earth and All About the Guest

What does Aveda mean to our stylist Danielle Hubka?  Having been an Aveda designer for 4 years, two overarching values have emerged as the mainstays of her career: Aveda’s commitment to environmentally friendly and socially responsible products as well as the company’s abiding emphasis on...

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Gaia’s Open House!

Downtown Manhattan is kicking off the holiday season with Open House this Sunday 11 November from 1-5 pm.  Open House is a chance for visitors new and old to sample the best of what our business district has to offer.  Be sure to stop by...

Last Chance to Help Us Commemorate…

If you’ve been into the salon this month or if you saw this quarter’s newsletter, you know we’ve been celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness month in a couple of different ways.  That means this week is your last chance to join us in the cause… First, we’ve...

Save Time and Strengthen Hair

This month saw the release of Aveda’s latest brain child: Speed of Light.  This blow-dry accelerating spray is 90% naturally derived, making it a pure marvel.  If you haven’t been in to the salon recently or missed our newsletter, here’s the scoop: Reduces breakage from...

What Aveda Means to Mindy

Continuing our search for what Aveda means to each of our designers, we begin to sense a pattern.  As it turns out, long-time Gaia designer Mindy also says Aveda is all about education and family.  The ongoing learning opportunities provided by her support network at...

Customized Massage Now at Gaia

What kind of massage is right for you? We’re super excited to be offering massage services at our spa again.  Our new massage therapist comes to us with a medical background, which means he can provide a wide variety of massage options.  Which one should you...

Crystal’s Aveda: Hard Work, Family, and Daymaking

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to become an Aveda designer?  Next up in our "What does Aveda mean to you?" series, Crystal gives us a little peek into her journey from beauty school struggles to daymaking diva...

Body Sugaring–A Sweeter Method of Hair Removal

We’ve had all kinds of fun changes to close out the summer at Gaia Salon and Spa—we’ve gained a new up-do designer, we’ve added a massage therapist to our ranks, and our esthetician has added a new spa service to her repertoire: body sugaring! But what...