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Hurry and book now to get this fantastic facial and other spa-week deals.

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Face facts: Plenty of local spas are participating in Boston Spa Week (October 15 to 21;, meaning that they’re offering certain treatments for just $50, and you ought to book now if you want to get an appointment. Take the signature facial at La Residencia, a Mediterranean-inspired luxury spa in a quiet Newton neighborhood. Owner Jane Aransky developed the 90-minute treatment to address both skin and stress problems; it includes skin cleansing, meditative relaxation, and an aromatic massage of the face, shoulders, and back. Though it’s not a bad deal at the normal charge of $115, the $50 spa-week price makes it a bargain indulgence.
– Tina Sutton
Jane Aransky La Residencia Spa
336 Elliot Street, Newton Upper Falls,

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