January 23, 2008

Queen for a Day

New York City apartment life in the winter feels like a holiday in Death Valley. The heater (on full blast) sucks out any moisture, and your skin is starting to resemble a cactus. Get a head-to-toe winter-pick-me up with these Manhattan day spa services that are safe for expectant mamas, and fun for anyone.


Geisha Facial® at Shizuka New York
Spa owner and master facialist Shizuka Bernstein combines Western skin care with Eastern holistic knowledge to channel the modern geisha. This treatment boasts powdered nightingale droppings, a key ingredient used by ancient geishas to remove their heavy makeup. Your skin will feel like porcelain and your soul will be recharged by this midtown retreat.
7 West 51st St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.), 6th floor,
212-644-7400, shizukany.com/development.


Other Shizuka New York Day Spa 2008 Press Releases
Geisha Facial® in Reuters Life! – Forget avocado, evening primrose oil or other exotic ingredients, the latest facial to hit New York is a mask made with bird excrement…
Geisha Facial® Video Feature – Reuters – Apr. 30 – A salon in New York is offering ‘The Geisha Facial®’, using an exotic ingredient, nightingale droppings, known in Japan as Uguisu No Fun…
Shizuka in Shefinds – I’ve never been afraid to wander off the beaten path when it comes to my beauty regime. From mayonnaise in my hair, to hemorrhoid cream on my eyes, I’ll try anything once…
Shizuka in The Hollywood Reporter – They put what in the cream? From cell-eating fish pedicures to bird droppings — nothing’s sacred when the desired goal is beauty…
Shizuka featured on The View – Shizuka New York Day Spa’s Geisha Facial® was featured in a segment of ABC’s The View entitled “Bizarre Spa Treatments.” This episode aired on July 29, 2008.
Urban Baby Daily – UrbanBaby.com features Shizuka’s Geisha Facial®, an all-natural treatment, at our Day Spa in Manhattan.
Nov. 18 ’08 NY Daily News – Shizuka’s Geisha Facial® was mentioned with Vavelta (baby foreskin!) in the New York Daily News on November 18th, 2008 in an article profiling celebrity spa treatments and new anti-aging treatments.
Shizuka on WPIX CW11 News at Ten – The question we ask tonight: is this maybe going too far? Well you decide. There is a type of facial that is gaining popularity because of an unusual ingredient – bird droppings…
All Shizuka NY 2008 Press Releases