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Health & Beauty

5 hotspots to glam in Utrecht! For a festive make-over

Glam up in Utrecht

It’s almost December and that means the holidays are around the corner. Yes! I love parties and this is the best month of the year for me. Because: good food, unpacking with outfits and matching glam looks. That’s why we have 5 hotspots to glam in Utrecht especially for you!

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Koep by Ken & The Happy Toko joining forces

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Koep x Happy Toko Good news, beauty lovers! Utrecht’s well-loved Ken from Koep by Ken and Justine from the Happy Toko have teamed up to become your one-stop shop for Insta-perfect hair and nails. You can now find them both in a gorgeous old building in the cozy neighborhood nestled between Griftpark and the Wittevrouwensingel, at Hooghiemstraplein 52. It’s a …

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Relaxed & zen for the holidays

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December is busy, busy, busy. That’s not bad, but that doesn’t mean that you have to be super stressed while slicing your (elaborately prepared) turkey. Get some rest, relax, treat yourself! We’ve found out where you can best do that. Tailored massages at Five City Spa If it’s time to withdraw from the hectic pace of the day, head to …

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The Barberstation Utrecht | for a classic haircut or a traditional shave

The Barberstation – A way of life One building stands out among the many restaurants on the Nachtegaalstraat. There’s a big wooden barber pole beside the door, and it quickly becomes evident on the street that there’s a real barber here: The Barberstation. In a former life, owner Jean van Rossum was a drummer under the name Jean Monsou in …

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Insta-perfect nails by The Happy Toko

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It’s been a while ago since I first visited The Happy Toko! I barely did anything with my nails, but was immediately drawn by the colorful and cheerful nail art I saw on their Instagram and booked an appointment. Insta-perfect and homely: the look After receiving the address I arrived at Justine’s, the owner of The Happy Toko. I expected …

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Extreme Hair Make-over by Koep. by Ken

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What better way to start the summer than a visit to the hairdressers? I had been walking around with my ever growing longer and thicker bush of hair, I needed a change! That’s why I decided to make an appointment with Ken at Koep for a much-needed make-over. Koep by Ken Ken welcomes us in his gorgeous salon, located in …

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Winterboost | A visit to Laurent Salon & Spa

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Winter, winter, winter. It makes for beautiful, smooth sights, but unfortunately the same can’t be said about out skin. Rough winds, low temperates, and central heating on blast don’t exactly keep our cheeks looking radiant. The best remedy? A spa treatment. Laurent Salon & Spa, in the heart of Utrecht, has stood on my wish list for a while. It’s been an …

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Have yourself a youthful looking skin

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Winter is approaching, and while everyone is looking forward to the holidays, this could also be a rather stressful period. Rounding up things at work, looking for the right presents and all the groceries shopping! So, why not take some time to de-stress, like an hour of ‘me time’ at Spa Cube? Located in the Oudegracht, the city Spa offers a broad …

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