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There's rarely a time when hitting the spa doesn't sound like best idea ever. But, during the holidays, you've really got just about every excuse known to man to book an appointment (or two). Our short list of reasons looks something like this: stress, weather, incoming family, more stress, and all those parties.
Obviously, one of our missions in life is to help a sister out, so we're letting you in on the very best spa treatments D.C. has to offer. From ultra-calming massages and hydrating facials to a pampering candy cane-infused mani, these indulgences are so worth it. Whether your intent is to relax, beautify, or both, go ahead and book a "treat yo' self" day. You deserve it!
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