Some days, a little pampering would go a long way, but a trip to the spa is just not in the schedule. Solve this problem with spa supplies at home from some of the best places in town. From organic masks and salon-favorite nail polishes to European perfumes and delicious essential oils, find all the supplies you’ll need to treat yourself at home from these great, local retailers.
Garden Of Eden
867 Grand Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105
Located in the Grand Avenue area of St. Paul, Garden of Eden is a natural products-loving store with a great range of items to help build your home spa supplies. With more than 40 years of experience, the store is staffed by friendly and knowledgeable workers who will help you find the best scents and products for your needs. From personal fragrances to bath and body goods, there’s plenty here to pamper yourself. Garden of Eden is proud to offer products that are environmentally and animal friendly. It carries a wide range of lines from its own private label to well-known names, including Crabtree & Evelyn.
The Nature Of Beauty
750 Main St., Suite 109
Mendota Heights, MN 55118
The Nature of Beauty is a complete beauty supply and spa experience, with on-site services as well as a comprehensive storefront. Focusing on organic products, the store is a must-visit for home spa supplies when looking for non-toxic and all-natural products. From face masks to body scrubs, as well as Zum-brand soaps and Akhassa shower goods, there are items here for everyone. Spoil yourself with some treats from this south metro-area store and be ready to give yourself a spa experience at home whenever you need.
983 E. Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Intelligent Nutrients, the plant-based organic beauty and spa line from Aveda founder Horscht Rechelbacher, is a Minneapolis-based phenomenon. With its flagship store and salon located in downtown Minneapolis, it is easy to find a whole host of products to pamper yourself. From essential oils to organic hair care and skin treatment products, stock your closet with some of your favorites to ensure a spa treatment from your own home. Check out its Intellumine oils and pure essence elixirs for instant pick-me-ups.
La Petite Parfumerie
287 Water St., Suite 100
Excelsior, MN 55331
West metro-area boutique La Petite Parfumerie is a family-owned business with a European flair. Fancy perfume mixes with luxe skin and body products as you browse the store. Pick up some Diptyque candles or Kiehl’s lotion to instantly turn your home into a more spa-like environment. Or, try a new perfume to instantly lift your mood. The store also carries Cote Bastide bath salts, which make for a quick and easy way to treat yourself after a long, stressful day.
Givan’s Salon And Spa
9621 Anderson Lakes Parkway
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Givan’s is one of the southwest suburb’s best salons and spas, but it also carries a wide range of DIY spa products to help extend your favorite spa experiences to your own bathroom. With masks and scrubs from Eminence Organics, Bare Escentuals make-up and OPI nail polishes, you can create your own spa afternoon. Pick up your favorites on a quick stop in or after an appointment to recreate the relaxing and beautifying effects.
Sassy professional by day, men’s style expert by night, Bethany Rein is a twenty-something living in Minneapolis. She loves baseball, coffee and the well-dressed male. An avid runner, Bethany also plays recreational sports with more enthusiasm than skill. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.