#SpaLife| ila Spa Launch At Luxury Rudding Park Spa, Harrogate

Award-winning British Organic spa and beauty brand, ila, are delighted to announce their partnership with luxury hotel, Rudding Park, with the introduction of ila products and treatments to the venue’s Harrogate Spa. Set amongst the beautiful landscape gardens and woodland, Rudding Park Harrogate Spa is the perfect place to enjoy ila’s signature treatments using artisan spa products, handmade in peace and purity in the heart of the English countryside. Guests can now enjoy ila’s bespoke organic treatments at this award winning spa, which boasts four private treatment rooms, a hammam, steam room, experience shower and two quiet relaxation areas.

Of the new partnership, ila founder Denise Leicester commented ‘I am delighted to be working with Rudding Park, it’s a pure English countryside dream location with a wonderful spa. The plans for the future of Rudding Park are so exciting and I am thrilled that ila is part of this journey.’ 


Kelly-Anne Head, Rudding Park Spa Manager explained “We want to make sure we offer all our guests the best spa experience possible and the product ranges we use are an integral part of this experience.  We selected ila as it is an exclusive luxury brand which uses ancient healing techniques from around the world harnessing the most potent botanicals for their product ranges and they have a real understanding of the concept of ‘whole wellness’.

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In addition to the Harrogate Spa’s already extensive list of treatments, the Spa have been working closely with Denise Leicester, to develop a range of signature treatments exclusively for Rudding Park. This will include the Rudding Park Jewel Ritual, a luxurious experience including a jasmine and mother of pearl full body polish, a relaxing Tibetan inspired massage with ila’s famed Body Oil for Inner Peace, followed by an exquisite rose quartz healing facial for total rejuvenation.


Peter Banks, Rudding Park Managing Director said “We strive to provide the best for our guests and felt the time was right to review the product range particularly with our exciting plans to recapture Harrogate’s spa heritage by extending our existing spa with a £9 Million development to open in Spring 2017.”

ila are delighted to be launching their signature treatments and brand new experiences created exclusively for Rudding Park Harrogate Spa, a country retreat set in the beautiful English countryside. ila’s deeply relaxing organic treatments are designed to revitalise the mind and body, reconnecting the soul with nature, spa experiences that reflect the idyllic setting in which they are now offered at Rudding Park.

ila products are available to purchase at a range of leading retail outlets and online at www.ila-spa.com



Via @InspireLSBeauty

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#JPop #MusicMatters: E-Girls – “Dance With Me Now” (Video)

Japanese pop superstars E-Girls brand new Seki Ayano-directed music video “Dance With Me Now” is a vibrantly enticing and emancipating affair which witnesses the credible Asian act issue a trademark liberating and empoweringly feisty offering. The ever-giddy and positively celebratory “Dance With Me Now” superbly showcases a kaleidoscopic, party-infused J-Pop hit which fully captures J-Pop listeners instantaneously from the opening courtesy of the records precision tooled charisma and breathtaking charm.

The widely popular E-Girls – comprised of 20 unique performers – last offering “Merry Merry XMas” reached #2 on the Billboard Japan Hot 100 Singles Chart and #4 on the Oricon Weekly Singles Charts; the successful festive single is currently close to gold status according to the RIAJ (Recording Industry Association of Japan). E-Girls received an international nomination at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2014 for Best Japanese Act.

E-girls are presently signed to Rhythm Zone and are managed by LDH and Avex Trax. E-Girls are an all-star assembly of three award-winning female J-Pop groups: Dream, Happiness and Flower. E-Girls are the beloved female alternative of J-Pop boy band Exile; Exile have sold over 20 million records alone in Japan and have collaborated with GRAMMY-nominated Flo Rida (“The Next Door” which features on Playstation 3 and XBox 360 hit “Street Fighter IV”).

E-Girls forthcoming “EG Smile” tour commences in Japan on March 12.


W| By Dean Perretta                               @DeanPerretta                                  @InspireLSMusic        

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#FoodandDrink| Pancake Day at Lancaster London

Pancake Day has crêped up on us again this year, so why not head down to Lancaster London to enjoy Shrove Tuesday without the mess in the kitchen afterwards!

There will be Pancake Stations in Island Grill and The Park room on Tuesday 9 February 2016, serving up flippin’ delicious treats from Noon until 7pm.

Dedicated pancake chefs will be manning the stations, dressed in dazzling whites and their chef’s hats, ready to mix up the flour, milk and eggs to create a selection of sweet and savoury pancakes.

The tempting treats, available from just £5, will include toppings such as chocolate and honey, with the honey being produced by the bees on Lancaster London’s roof.

Island Grill, at the iconic mid-century Lancaster London, is only ten paces from Lancaster Gate Underground Station and offers a contemporary split-level dining space.  With its own private entrance opposite Hyde Park, it presents a modern European menu which changes with each season as part of its dedication to sustainability.


Island Grill, Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY

Reservations on 020 7551 6070 or visit www.islandrestaurant.co.uk

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