Sanítas Vanilla-Bergamot Body Treatment
Length: 60 minutes
Natural Perks: Packed with vitamin B, vanilla contains anti-inflammatory properties and helps improve skin tone.
Details: Products from Littleton-based skin-care company Sanítas anchor this deeply hydrating...
—Photography by Jeff Nelson
The holiday hustle has ceased, the cold has set in, and it’s officially the best part of ski season—all good reasons to spoil yourself with the Four Seasons’ new spa treatment especially for the Centennial State’s active population. The Evergreen Massage pairs evergreen essential oil with heated...
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—Courtesy of Rich Vossler Photography
Colorado boasts top training facilities for just about every high-adrenaline sport out there, from our Olympian-worthy ski resorts to tricked-out climbing gyms for rock jocks (see “Greater Reach: Movement Climbing + Fitness Makes Its Denver Debut”). But local BMX riders have been frozen out of the...
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In the fashion world, if you wait long enough, what once was cool will be again one day (prime examples: tapered jeans, knee-high boots, and tweed jackets). And so it is with snowsports. This season, three throwback mountain activities are back in vogue, giving you fresh ways to get your winter-...
Enchanted with squash blossom buds; drawing by Constance Sayas
—Image courtesy of Denver Botanic Gardens
In January 2013, a blank 7.5-by-11-inch hardbound sketchbook, housed in a reindeer-hide box, began a one-year journey. Every few days, the book was passed, hand to hand, among 76 students and instructors in the Denver Botanic Gardens’ School of Botanical Art & Illustration. Each artist sketched...
—Photography by Paul miller
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1. Your morning bike commute just got a whole lot more comfortable with Fly Pedals...
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Chiporro Wicked Hot
Boulder sauce-maker Carlos Ruiz’s decades of kitchen experience (including manning the burners at the Stanley Hotel) pay off with Wicked Hot. Ginger, mango, guava, and other Caribbean flavors form the backbone of this must-have condiment, which, as Ruiz likes to say,...