Summers in Brunswick County, NC are full of sun, sand and sea. This summer has been an exceptionally hot one and you likely have been careful to wear sunscreen when you were out and about. While that’s the smart thing to do, your hair, your skin, your whole body will have suffered the effects of that environment. The sun and wind have drying effects. Your summer activities have likely used muscles you are not used to using, and while that is also good, it can result in a tight feeling in your body. The kids will be heading back to school soon and your summer guests will be going home. You may want to start thinking about is treating yourself to a full spa treatment.

There are many salons and spas in Brunswick County, NC that offer services like conditioning hair treatments, facials, massages and so much more. These treatments can get you back to feeling like yourself. Go ahead – you deserve it. Here is a list of just some of the spas and salons you will find in the area.

PURE hair studio
Watertown Hair
Serenity by the Sea

Bald Head Island:
Island Retreat Spa and Salon 

Oak Island:
Beachin’ Day Spa

Kozo Hair Designs & Spa

Ocean Isle Beach:
Hi-Lites Salon

Totally Chic Salon & Spa

Kelly’s Hair Design
Magnolia Salon and Spa
Salon D’Vin


Weddings, no matter where they are held, are important events in people’s lives. Most people like to plan to make their wedding truly memorable no matter what their budget. The NC Brunswick Islands offer opportunities for a number of unique wedding locations with some of the most beautiful settings imaginable. Fall can be the best time for weddings on the beach, on the sea, wherever you prefer. The weather is balmy and beautiful with stirring soft breezes and lends itself especially to outdoor wedding locations. Here are a few ideas:

What can be more lovely that a wedding aboard a sailboat? (http://southport.insiderinfo.us/wedding/wedding-location/priority-sailing/profile/)

Going to the chapel? Try Bald Head Island: (http://southport.insiderinfo.us/wedding/wedding-location/the-village-chapel-of-bald-head-island/profile/)

Why not tie the knot at a winery? (http://oceanislebeach.insiderinfo.us/wedding/wedding-location/silver-coast-winery/profile/)





It’s Never Too Early…..

…to make your resolutions for the New Year. Here are some suggestions for you:

1.  Watch the sun rise…

(Photo taken by Jus Messin Round Fotographie)

2.  Walk on a beach…

3.  Visit the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport…

4.  Jump for joy…

5. Visit the Ingram Planetarium in Sunset Beach, NC…


6. Dance beneath the moon…

7.  Visit the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach, NC…


8.  Breathe…

9.  Go to sea with the Hurricane Fleet in Calabash, NC…

10. Watch the sun set…

(Photo by Peggy Kirk)