Eco-friendly spa services pose a problem. Namely, “green” beauty products are often sort of, nasty. Luckily, we’ve found two exceptional eco-friendly treatments at local spas that are as good for your body as they are for the planet.
Eco-Gel Manicure at Hiatus Spa Pool-friendly and garden-approved, these manicures can handle a sweltering Dallas summer. Vitamin-rich gel (A and E to promote healthy nails and pro-vitamin B5 for protection) makes for color that stays shiny and vibrant for three weeks without a touch-up. Since the process is both chemical-free and odorless, you can feel better about taking that longer lunch break to get all gussied up. ($59; 5560 W. Lovers Lane, Suite 250; 214-352-4111)
Organic Wax at Depil Brazil Waxing Studio Whether you like it or not, you’re going to have to put on a swimsuit soon. The organic wax at Depil Brazil has you covered--or uncovered, for that matter. nlike chemical-filled soft waxes that can cause redness and swelling (ouch), their concoction--made with 100 percent organic wax--adheres to your hair, not your skin. (2108 Dallas N. Pkwy.; 972-408-0101)