Though best known for expanding the limits of human thought, the great philosophers were also ardent proponents of skin treatments, rarely furrowing their brows without first applying a de-furrowing cucumber mask. Today’s Groupon will wipe out your own philosophical furrows: for $25, you get $60 worth of skin, body, and makeup services at Cashmere Skin & Body, located in the basement level of the historic Flour Mill on Mallon Avenue. This Groupon is not valid for products.
Cashmere Skin & Body offers a panoply of soothing and smoothing spa and salon services performed by the hands of skilled aestheticians, massage therapists, and makeup artists. Engage in a one-hour massage ($55), performed by a licensed massage therapist such as Sara Morrison and available in several styles, including Swedish, deep-tissue, and Sports Performance, which increases flexibility and revs up recovery in bodies left rattled by games of full-contact croquet. On the opposite end of the relaxation spectrum, waxing services raze eyebrows ($15), upper lips ($10), and Brazilian bikini lines ($55). Revive a frayed frontispiece with a 45-minute mini version of a berry refined facial ($45), which exfoliates dry skin cells with alpha hydroxy acids to reveal the bountiful flesh fruit below, or extend the exfoliation downward with a radiant skin renewal sugar scrub ($65), which works over the whole body, then moisturizes the federation of limbs with nourishing cream. Special-occasion makeup application ($60) is also available.
A skilled staff of beauty professionals fills Cashmere's interior like a barrel stocked with able apples at a Halloween party. Treat your soul-sack to the touch of tweezers or the nudge of kneading knuckles with the services of Cashmere Skin & Body.